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Sports: The Harlem Globetrotters

0 Comments · Tuesday, December 23, 2014
If you like your basketball with a side of slapstick and impressive balancing tricks, head to U.S. Bank Arena on Tuesday for the Harlem Globetrotters Washington Generals’ Revenge Tour.  

New Year's Eve: Know Theatre/CityBeat Speakeasy Party

0 Comments · Tuesday, December 23, 2014
Step back in time to celebrate the New Year with CityBeat and the Know Theatre.  

New Year's Eve: Taken By Storm at Music Hall

0 Comments · Tuesday, December 23, 2014
Multi-hyphenate singer/songwriter/actor Storm Large (a former contestant on Rock Star: Supernova) partners with John Morris Russell and the Cincinnati Pops for an evening of music and dancing for New Year’s Eve.   

New Year's Eve: New Year's Eve Blast on Fountain Square

0 Comments · Tuesday, December 23, 2014
Ring in the New Year on Fountain Square.   

New Year's Eve: NYE Celebration at Rhinegeist

0 Comments · Tuesday, December 23, 2014
Big space, lots of booze — a perfect place to ring in the New Year drinking and dancing.   

New Year's Eve: Wussy at the Woodward

0 Comments · Tuesday, December 23, 2014
The 100-year-old theater is playing host to a New Year’s Eve bash with live music from Wussy and Bobby Bare Jr.  

New Year's Eve: Tweens at The Comet

0 Comments · Tuesday, December 23, 2014
Catch Tweens in an intimate setting while you can: They’re playing The Comet Wednesday for a “free as fuck” NYE show with Psych Garage Pop band The Harlequins.  

Music: The Guitars

0 Comments · Tuesday, December 23, 2014
Local Rock/R&B/Pop crew The Guitars remedied that situation when they began hosting a free Christmas show. Thursday marks The Guitars’ fifth annual Christmas performance at MOTR Pub. 
  

Onstage: Every Christmas Story Every Told (and then some)

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 17, 2014
For seven seasons this mash-up of holiday tales has played to sold-out Cincinnati Shakespeare audiences. It starts as an annual performance of A Christmas Carol but goes off the tracks almost immediately to poke fun at the season and the stories we all remember.  

Art: Sofa King Good at NVISION

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Arynn and Joel Blazer, the husband-and-wife duo whose work is on display in Sofa King Good, are enamored of pattern.   

Music: Adrian Belew

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Word is that Erlanger, Ky., native Adrian Belew’s latest tour draws from his entire musical output, a nearly four-decade career that started as a guitar ace for a who’s who of Rock royalty.  

Music: Steelism

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 17, 2014
If you were among the multitude of this year’s MidPoint Music Festival patrons that crammed themselves ass-to-elbow at Mr. Pitiful’s on the festival’s first night to witness the Cincinnati debut of Steelism, you were treated to a sweat-drenched show of hair-raising proportions.  

Musc: Tab Benoit

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 17, 2014
David Bowie and Neil Young will reinvent themselves at the drop of a press release and without the slightest provocation, but Tab Benoit is as reliable as the sun and just as warm and welcome.   

Event: Fountain Square Ice Rink

0 Comments · Tuesday, December 16, 2014
If you’re the kind of person who enjoys balancing on foot blades while gliding on top of frozen water, you’re in luck: The ice rink at Fountain Square is open for another couple of weeks.  

Holiday: The Nutcracker

0 Comments · Tuesday, December 16, 2014
The Cincinnati Ballet celebrates 40 years of dancing sugar plum fairies, rat kings and more fanciful footwork in the land of sweets with its annual production of The Nutcracker.