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Music: Chuck Ragan

0 Comments · Tuesday, January 13, 2015
Chuck Ragan has made a unique career out of exploring unlikely paths. The son of a golf tour pro and a Gospel vocalist, Ragan came to prominence in the mid-’90s as co-frontman for Gainesville, Fla., Punk Rock outfit Hot Water Music.  

Onstage: Cinderella

0 Comments · Tuesday, January 6, 2015
Rodgers and Hammerstein created a musical about Cinderella for TV in 1957, watched by an audience of 107 million. It finally made its Broadway debut in 2013.  

Attractions: Martha: A Story of Extinction

0 Comments · Tuesday, January 6, 2015
Despite the lack of her physical presence, the Cincinnati Museum Center’s exhibit, Martha: A Story of Extinction, shows how hunting and habitat destruction affect animals today and how some are being brought back from the brink.   

Music: Talib Kweli

0 Comments · Tuesday, January 6, 2015
In October, acclaimed rapper Talib Kweli was in the Queen City for a reunion show with Reflection Eternal, his duo project with renowned Cincinnati-based DJ/producer/artist Hi-Tek. This week, Kweli returns to the area to perform as a DJ.   

Comedy: Geoff Tate

0 Comments · Tuesday, January 6, 2015
Comedian Geoff Tate is adept at telling hilarious personal stories from his life, as well as making sharp observations about the seemingly mundane.   

Dance: Swan Lake: A Waking Dream

0 Comments · Tuesday, January 6, 2015
Theatrical dance group InBocca Performance — with actors ranging in age from 8 to adult — presents a wild reinterpretation of Tchaikovsky’s fairy tale ballet Swan Lake at the Southgate House Revival.   

Event: Syrian Shrine Circus

0 Comments · Tuesday, January 6, 2015
The 94th annual Syrian Shrine Circus comes to the Bank of Kentucky Center.   

Music: Louis Conducts Beethoven 2

0 Comments · Tuesday, January 6, 2015
Conductor Louis Langrée leads the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra in “Louis Conducts Beethoven 2,” with guest pianist Jean-Efflam Bavouzet.  

Event: Cavalcade of Customs

0 Comments · Tuesday, January 6, 2015
The Duke Energy Convention Center hosts the Cavalcade of Customs, with tons of custom cars, hot rods, trucks and motorcycles.  

Art: Behavior Caused by Joy: Michael Weber at Thunder-Sky, Inc.

0 Comments · Tuesday, January 6, 2015
Thunder-Sky’s artist-in-residence, Contemporary Arts Center gallery attendant and early member of Visionaries + Voices Michael Weber will have his first stateside one-man exhibit of brightly colored abstract paintings in the aptly named Behavior Caused by Joy.   

Event: Tap Room Trolley

0 Comments · Tuesday, January 6, 2015
In advance of February’s Cincinnati Beer Week, the Tap Room Trolley takes happy imbibers to six different Cincinnati breweries.   

Art: Bricks, Barrel Vaults, & Beer

0 Comments · Tuesday, January 6, 2015
This favorite exhibit of Cincinnati’s 19th-century brewing industry returns to the Betts House.  

Sports: AMSOIL Arenacross

0 Comments · Tuesday, January 6, 2015
U.S. Bank Arena hosts AMSOIL Arenacross Saturday — an enclosed, dirt-track off-road motorcycle race filled with jumps, turns and other obstacles.  

Event: Cin City Reptile Show

0 Comments · Tuesday, January 6, 2015
This reptile show is for everyone from collectors (of reptiles) to people who enjoy freaking themselves out by looking at snakes.  

Literary: Amber Hunt and David Batcher

0 Comments · Tuesday, January 6, 2015
Amber Hunt and David Batcher’s new book, The Kennedy Wives: Triumph and Tragedy in America’s Most Public Family, specifically looks at the women who married into the famously tight “Camelot” clan.