Popular Cincinnati band Over the Rhine has traditionally brought in some incredible artists to open its annual hometown Christmas concerts (including Pedro the Lion, Joe Henry and Mary Gauthier, to name but a few) and this year in no different.
While we often think of the holidays as a time to come together with loved ones who share the same religious or cultural traditions as we do, perhaps an underappreciated way of celebrating the “reason for the season” might be to find ways we can connect with the larger world around us.
Kentucky-raised, San Francisco-based, globe-traveling skateboarder Alex Davis — who has been skating for more than half his life and representing Cincinnati everywhere he goes — finally has his first professional model skate deck.
If you want to take the kids to see a show they’ll enjoy, Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati has an 18-year tradition of presenting familiar fairy tales as musicals by playwright Joe McDonough and composer David Kisor. This year it’s Sleeping Beauty.