Cincinnati Ballet

Cincinnati Ballet Conductor
1:00 am
Fri May 16, 2014

Celebrating 50 years with Maestro Carmon DeLeone at The Carnegie

He’s been a conductor in the Greater Cincinnati area for 50 years. Currently he is music director for the Cincinnati Ballet, the Middletown (OH) Symphony and Conductor Laureate of the Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra. He’s Carmon DeLeone and his half-century will be feted on May 22 at The Carnegie with special guest, Broadway veteran and Covington native Lee Roy Reams. Brian O’Donnell speaks with the maestro about his long career and his unending love of music.

Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Wed April 30, 2014

Cincinnati Ballet Second Company

James Gilmer & Maizyalet Velázquez in Sacred Ground by Jodie Gates.
Provided, Cincinnati Ballet, by Peter Mueller

  WCPO Reporter for Arts & Culture Matt Peiken followed the Second Company of the Cincinnati Ballet between October 2013 and April 2014, documenting the path of six dancers working fulltime for no pay as they competed for contracts as apprentices. Matt Peikin and dancer Samantha Nagy-Chow join us to talk about the Second Company, and the documentary.

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Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Fri April 25, 2014

Cincinnati Struts its Stuff in NYC

Cincinnati arts and business organizations are heading to New York City.
Provided, Cincy in NYC

The Cincinnati Symphony, Ballet, May Festival, CCM, most of the city’s major arts groups are joining members of the business community and heading to New York City for a week of performances and get-togethers. Cincy in NYC kicks off May 6, as Cincinnati struts its stuff in the Big Apple. Cincinnati Ballet Artistic Director & CEO Victoria Morgan, Cincinnati USA Convention & Visitors Bureau Vice President for Communications & Strategic Development, Julie Calvert, and Trevor Hamilton, vice president of Economic Development with REDI Cincinnati, the regional economic development initiative directed by the Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber, talk about what went into the effort, and what New Yorkers can expect to see and hear from the Queen City.

Cincinnati Ballet
1:00 am
Fri November 1, 2013

A preview of one of Cincinnati's great holiday traditions - The Nutcracker

Sarah Hairston of the Cincinnati Ballet

One of Cincinnati’s great holiday traditions is the Cincinnati Ballet’s production of The Nutcracker. The ballet’s prima ballerina, Sarah Hairston, joins our Anne Arenstein with a preview of this year’s production, and talks about some of her favorite roles in Tchaikovsky's classic.

Cincinnati Edition
12:50 pm
Sun September 8, 2013

Cincinnati Ballet Celebrates 50