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Music: The Academy Is...

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 16, 2015
For eight years after its 2003 formation, The Academy Is... was one of the leading lights of the Emo movement, championed by Fall Out Boy’s Pete Wentz and signed to Fueled by Ramen (with later distribution through Wentz’s Decaydance label).  

Art: Modern Living: Objects and Context

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 16, 2015
At The Carnegie’s Modern Living: Objects and Context, curators Matt Distel and BLDG present two types of environments for considering artists’ household-inspired sculptures and design firms’ tables, lamps and more  

Holiday: Holiday in Lights

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 16, 2015
It’s finally getting cold outside, which begs the question: Do you want to enjoy the aesthetics of the season without the risk of frostbite?  

Holiday: A Christmas Carol

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 16, 2015
In 1991, the Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park first offered Howard Dallin’s adaptation of Charles Dickens’ classic tale of the reclamation of the “wicked old screw” Ebenezer Scrooge.  

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.’ ”