world premiere Catacoustic Consort's World Premiere Of An 1685 Opera By Anne Arenstein • May 27, 2016 The final concert of the 15th season of the Catacoustic Consort will be the world premiere of an opera, originally written in 1685, but never performed then or since. "Native Gardens" By Karen Zacarias Is Onstage At Playhouse In The Park By Rick Pender • Jan 22, 2016 Listen Listening... / 10:31 Karen Zacarias, the playwright of The Book Club Play that had a successful run at Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park two years ago, returns to premiere her latest effort, Native Gardens. Composer Ricky Ian Gordon talks about his opera, "Morning Star," and its upcoming premiere By Anne Arenstein • Jun 26, 2015 Listen Listening... / 15:23 The Cincinnati Opera’s first world premiere production in more than 50 years is Morning Star, opening on June 30 at the School for Creative and Performing Arts. World premiere production of "Tho' It Were Ten Thousand Miles" By Robyn Carey-Allgeyer • May 9, 2014 Listen Listening... / The Irish Heritage Center of Greater Cincinnati will present the world premiere of Tho’ It Were Ten Thousand Miles, a play written by William H. A. Williams and directed by Maureen A. Kennedy, founder of the Irish American Theater Company, on May 16-18. The author and director join Robyn Carey-Allgeyer to discuss this new production and their collaboration.