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Comedy: The Wonderful World of Boning

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 15, 2015
“It’s just taking a loving and humorous look at how terribly we tackle such an important topic,” says sex educator and comedian Lux Alptraum of her show The Wonderful World of Boning: Sex Ed with a Sense of Humor, a new outcropping of the popular Found Footage Festival series. 
  

Event: Cincy Summer Streets

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 15, 2015
Cincy Summer Streets — a program that converts streets from dangerously busy thoroughfares for motorized traffic to idyllic urban playgrounds for pedestrians and cyclists, at least for a few hours — kicks off its 2015 season on Saturday in Walnut Hills.
  

Music: The English Beat

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 15, 2015
In junior high school, The English Beat was my favorite band, causing me to wear out my cassette copy of the group’s 1980 debut, I Just Can’t Stop It
  

Art: Enduring Sprit: Edward Curtis & The North American Indians

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 15, 2015
Edward Curtis was an early 20th-century American ethnologist and photographer who captured the disappearing world of the American Indian.
  

Event: Double Talk

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 15, 2015
Little-known fact: Northern Kentucky is home to the Vent Haven Museum, the world’s only museum dedicated to the art of ventriloquism.
  

Onstage: 1776

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 15, 2015
We all know the basics of how the Declaration of Independence turned out, especially this time of year when we celebrate that historic document on the Fourth of July. 
  

Music: Warped Tour

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 15, 2015
This year’s Vans Warped Tour lineup is decidedly Rock-centric, with a lean toward Metalcore, Hardcore and edgy Indie Rock. 
  

Music: Sage Francis

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 15, 2015
There’s a thin line between self-absorption and self-awareness. Eminem is self-absorbed. Sage Francis is self-aware.
  

Art: Thing-Stead Artist-Books

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 15, 2015
Two veterans of Cincinnati’s co-op gallery scene, now students at the University of Illinois at Chicago, will present their strange and fascinating new project, Thing-stead artist-books, Saturday night at Camp Washington’s Wave Pool gallery. 
  

Music: Quiet Life

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 15, 2015
With the Independence Day dustup on Fountain Square a couple of weeks ago and the madness of the recent All-Star Game festivities, worldwide media influx and fancy bunting in the rear-view mirror, it’s time for Cincy to get back into its regular groove.  

Art: 'The Vine' Restoration at the Cincinnati Art Museum

0 Comments · Thursday, July 9, 2015
The Alice Bimel Courtyard, one of Cincinnati Art Museum’s loveliest spaces, has been missing a bronze sculpture for several years.  

Event: St. Rita Fest

0 Comments · Thursday, July 9, 2015
The turtle soup-steeped 100-year-old tradition continues.  

Attractions: Diversity in Baseball

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 8, 2015
Referred to as America’s Pastime, baseball also mirrors America’s social progress — as barriers were removed in society, so too were those in baseball.  

Event: COV200 Summer Celebration

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 8, 2015
Founded in 1815, this summer marks the city of Covington’s 200th birthday, and they’re going to be fêting their bicentennial the same way you would if you had been alive for 200 years — with a huge six-day celebration.   

Comedy: Geoff Tate

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 8, 2015
After splitting time between Los Angeles and Cincinnati, Geoff Tate is back in the Tristate full time.