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Art: Drink and Draw: Valentines and Cards Edition

0 Comments · Wednesday, February 3, 2016
During a time when coloring books are marketed to both adults and children alike, the therapeutic benefits of art practice are well appreciated.  

Event: MainStrasse Mardi Gras

0 Comments · Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Laissez les bons temps rouler, y’all! Break out your beads for MainStrasse’s 20th-annual Mardi Gras parade and party.   

Dance: Performance & Time Arts

0 Comments · Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Produced and directed by Shakira Rae Adams and co-producer Jacque Corcoran, Contemporary Dance Theater’s Performance & Time Arts this weekend rolls out a typically diverse mix of music, dance, poetry and multimedia from local performers.  

Lit: L.A. Reid

0 Comments · Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Cincinnati native Antonio “L.A.” Reid is a music executive, songwriter, musician and producer who started his career in the 1970s as part of the local Funk Rock outfit Pure Essence.  

Event: Garage Brewed Moto Show

0 Comments · Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Rhinegeist will be packed with 50 custom bikes from builders all over the Midwest, who range in experience from professional builders to those who build straight outta their home garage  

Art: Asylum at Edison Art Gallery

0 Comments · Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Calcagno Cullen, who runs Camp Washington’s Wave Pool Gallery with husband Geoffrey, travels north to Piqua, Ohio to open a show of her own work, Asylum, at the Edison Art Gallery on Edison Community College’s campus.  

Film: Jewish & Israeli Film Festival Opening Night

0 Comments · Wednesday, February 3, 2016
The Mayerson JCC hosts a month-long festival of thought-provoking, controversial and inspiring films at theaters throughout Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky.   

Music: Jake Shimabukuro

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 27, 2016
The ukulele — that small, stringed instrument with a light and pretty tone — has seen a resurgence in recent years and is being played by musicians in many different genres.  

Music: Keeps

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 27, 2016
If you thought “Nashville” and “Stoner Rock” were the most incongruous words to show up in the same sentence, replace the latter with “Dream Pop” and prepare to have your mind blown by the two-man-with-help Psychedelic Indie Rock orchestra known as Keeps.

Music: Scott H. Biram

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Scott H. Biram is an acclaimed singer/songwriter who performs unaccompanied. But those going to his show expecting to see a laidback, unplugged troubadour are in for a rude (and often rowdy) awakening.   

Music: Alan Doyle

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 27, 2016
It’s not much of a stretch to claim that the current crop of sea-shanty Celtic/Folk Rock floor-stompers couldn’t have risen to the heights they’ve achieved without those boards first being softened by Great Big Sea.   

Onstage: Salome

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 27, 2016
There's a heat wave coming Friday in Corbett Auditorium. The University of Cincinnati’s College-Conservatory of Music concludes its “Great Decade” festival with a concert performance of Richard Strauss’ Salome.  

Music: Tanya Tagaq

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Tanya Tagaq, the extraordinary Inuit throat singer, will provide vocal accompaniment to a screening of the silent film Nanook of the North at Cincinnati’s Woodward Theater this weekend.   

Onstage: The Wizard of Oz

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Yes, it’s a stage rendition of Dorothy’s 1939 cinematic dream of Oz, with every bit of music you will recall — plus a number you won’t (it includes “The Jitterbug,” deleted from the film) — performed lushly by the Kentucky Symphony Orchestra.  

Onstage: Grounded

0 Comments · Tuesday, January 26, 2016
Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati’s 30th-anniversary season continues with an intense one-woman story told through the eyes of a fierce fighter pilot whose pregnancy “grounds” her.