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Holiday: Just in Time for the Holidays: Kenner Toys

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 16, 2015
The Force awakens at the main branch of the public library with a special Kenner Toys holiday exhibit.   

Holiday: Holiday Junction

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 16, 2015
Cincinnati’s classic holiday train display is back at the Cincinnati Museum Center — itself a former train terminal.   

Event: Marvel Universe Live

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 16, 2015
You know they can fly, smash things, wear patriotic spandex suits and brings in millions of dollars at the box office, but did you know they can also perform live-action theatrical renditions of popular Marvel storylines?  

Comedy: Ms. Pat

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 16, 2015
By the time Ms. Pat was 15, she had two kids, dropped out of school and began dealing drugs. A caring social worker and a responsible man that became her husband helped her turn her life around.   

Onstage: The Little Prince: The Opera

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 16, 2015
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s classic novella, which tells the story of a stranded pilot who meets a little boy from another planet, is brought to life by the Cincinnati Chamber Opera in its first production of the season.  

Art: Pendleton Art Center Holiday Market

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 16, 2015
Group shows and larger-scale convention-style craft fairs often pop up this time of year, encouraging shoppers to buy locally produced, one-of-a-kind goodies for their holiday purchases (like Jason Bohrer’s “Bell Event Center” photo, pictured).   

Holiday: 'Frisch's Presets The Nutcracker'

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 16, 2015
Cincinnati Ballet’s lavish 42nd-annual production of The Nutcracker opens Friday with 11 shows this season.  

Holiday: North Pole Express

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 16, 2015
Surprise! Santa and Mrs. Claus are riding a historic locomotive around Lebanon.  

Event: Lighting the Serpent

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 16, 2015
Celebrate the Winter Solstice at the Serpent Mound in Adams County, an ancient effigy-mound earthwork in the shape of a snake with a curled tail, most likely used for ceremonial purposes.   

Music: Over the Rhine

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 16, 2015
While 2015 saw no new studio releases from Cincinnati music greats Over the Rhine, the band was by no means idle.   

Music: Steel Panther

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 9, 2015
Steel Panther is like a ’70s commercial for Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups: “‘Hey, you got comedy on my Glam Metal.’ ‘No, you got Glam Metal on my comedy.’ ”  

Music: The Revivalists

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 9, 2015
There’s a case to be made that New Orleans is blessed with equal amounts of musical talent and unexplainable magic, and The Revivalists offer potent evidence.  

Music: Andy McKee

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 9, 2015
The term “virtuoso” is not used much these days when it comes to musical acts that tour outside of on-campus recital halls or similar venues. But Andy McKee is just that, a wonderful guitarist who can play a wide array of styles masterfully.  

Music: The Yawpers

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 9, 2015
In the mood for garage-y, rough-hewn, slide guitar-infested Acid Blues Rock for the masses? The Yawpers are all of that and more.  

Art: Kin Killin' Kin

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 9, 2015
James Pate has spent years responding to the epidemic of black-on-black violence.