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The Cincinnati Fringe Festival kicks off 12 days of creative, provocative theater on May 26. Joining Jim Stump for a preview of this year’s Fringe is the associate producer, Chris Wesselman.

  The Cincinnati Fringe Festival celebrates it's 12th anniversary this year and runs May 26 through June 6. Produced by Know Theatre of Cincinnati, the Festival offers more than 200 performances of 40-plus productions, and offers you the opportunity to experience artists who are willing to take risks and push the boundaries of what’'s considered the norm.

A Handmaid's Tale

Jan 30, 2015
Photos by Daniel R. Winters for knowtheatre.com

Local actress Corinne Mohlenhoff talks about Know Theatre's production of Margaret Atwood's The Handmaid's Tale running now through Feb 20.

Tamara Winters, the new associate artistic director for Know Theatre Cincinnati, joins Jim Stump for a preview of their next mainstage production, an adaptation of Margaret Atwood’s The Handmaid’s Tale, written by Cincinnati native Joe Stollenwerk.

Andrew Hungerford, the new artistic director at Know Theatre of Cincinnati, joins Jim Stump to talk about the upcoming main stage productions, including a version of Moby Dick which he’s co-directing, as well as the Welcome Experiment, offering free tickets for their Wednesday night shows.

Know Theatre is joining with the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center to revive the haunting, emotional We Will Rise: Selections from The Afghan Women’s Writing Project in honor of National Women’s Month. Eric Vosmeier, the Know’s artistic director, and Rachel Griner, a P&G loaned executive working with the Freedom Center, talk with Jim Stump about this staged reading production and how the Know commissioned the creation of this script.

Lots happening at Cincinnati's Know Theatre

Nov 1, 2013

There is a lot going on with Cincinnati’s Know Theatre – a production of Mike Bartlett’s Bull is now running; another Fringe favorite, Petunia & Chicken, returns for two nights (November 10 and 11); and The Naughty List returns to Arnold’s Bar & Grill for the holidays. In addition, a change in the theatre’s leadership is beginning. Rick Pender is joined in studio by current Producing Artistic Director Eric Vosmeier and his successor, Andrew Hungerford, to discuss this big change and all the productions.

"Toil and Trouble" makes its Cincinnati debut

Aug 2, 2013

There’s a new production happening at Know Theatre, and this one is a modern-day twist on Shakespeare’s classic Macbeth. As Jim Stump learns from Producing Artistic Director Eric Vosmeier, Lauren Gunderson’s Toil and Trouble sets this tale of greed, power and murder in San Francisco as three over-educated, under-employed 30-somethings test friendships, make alliances and cross lines, all because of messages received in fortune cookies. And yes, it is a comedy.

True Theatre - great stories and storytelling

Jul 26, 2013

True Theatre, much like The Moth, features everyday people writing and performing their own monologues based on that show’s theme and their life experiences. Founders Dave Levy and Jeff Groh join our Rick Pender in the studio to talk about the next True Theatre event, True Crime, happening July 29 at the Know Theatre in OTR.

Cincy Fringe Festival

May 24, 2013

The 10th Annual Cincy Fringe Festival kicks off on May 28, and joining Lee Hay with a preview of this year’s anniversary event is Producing Artistic Director Eric Vosmeier.

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