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Every Christmas Story Ever Told

Theaters, Actors, Etc.

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 29, 2006
It's the time of year when actors have a hard time dodging around productions involving Scrooge and Santa. So the creative folks at Cincinnati Shakespeare Company have decided to embrace the who  

Patrick Stewart

Theaters, Actors, Etc.

0 Comments · Tuesday, November 21, 2006
OK, I'll admit it: I've been a Star Trek fan since Leonard Nimoy put on his pointed ears. But my favorite character over the years has been Capt. Jean-Luc Picard as portrayed by British actor P  

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

Theaters, Actors, Etc.

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 15, 2006
If your holiday shopping list included a pair of tickets to see the touring production of DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS set for the Aronoff Center in the latter half of December, you'll need to revise  

Ace

Theaters, Actors, Etc.

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 8, 2006
The new musical ACE by Cincinnati native and University of Cincinnati grad RICHARD OBERACKER that's in the midst of its world premiere performance at the Cincinnati Playhouse (it runs through Nov. 17) is on a flight path that might take it to Broadway, although it's connecting through the West Coast.  

Ashley Brown

Theaters, Actors, Etc.

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 1, 2006
The University of Cincinnati's College-Conservatory of Music (CCM) generates an astonishing number of musical theater performers who go on to noteworthy careers, often on Broadway. Once they gra  

Theater Op De Middag

Theaters, Actors, Etc.

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 18, 2006
My recent vacation to Brussels afforded only one theater visit, but it really set me to thinking. After several days of tasting Belgian beers and chocolate, I needed to sit in the dark for some men  

Derek Walcott

Theaters, Actors, Etc.

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 4, 2006
By Rick Pender Playwright and poet DEREK WALCOTT won a Nobel Prize for Literature in 1992. The native of St. Lucia in the West Indies will visit Xavier University's campus this weekend in conj  

Sarah Ruhl

Theaters, Actors, Etc.

0 Comments · Wednesday, September 27, 2006
If you need further evidence that Cincinnati is on the leading edge of the theatrical curve, look no further than a recent recipient of a MacArthur Foundation fellowship, playwright SARAH RUHL. The   

Ovation Theatre Company

Theaters, Actors, Etc.

0 Comments · Wednesday, September 20, 2006
Most local theaters have announced their 2006-07 shows, but sometimes it takes a while to land the rights for scripts a group wants to present. That's been the case with OVATION THEATRE COMPANY,  

Jersey Boys

Theaters, Actors, Etc.

0 Comments · Wednesday, September 13, 2006
Based on the world of touring Broadway shows these days, there's a good chance we'll see JERSEY BOYS during the 2007-08 season at the Aronoff Center. The 2006 Tony Award winner for Best Musical, abo  

Studio Series

Theaters, Actors, Etc.

0 Comments · Wednesday, September 6, 2006
A friend recently told me he's resumed going to see shows at UC's College-Conservatory of Music (CCM) and how much he's enjoyed renewing the acquaintance. I'm sure he has the 2006-2007 STUDIO  

2006 Cincinnati Entertainment Awards

Theaters, Actors, Etc.

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 23, 2006
What's the most important event to have on your calendar this week? I hope the first thing you thought of was Friday evening's 2006 CINCINNATI ENTERTAINMENT AWARDS, presented at Corbett Auditor  

2006 Cincinnati Entertainment Awards

Theaters, Actors, Etc.

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 16, 2006
Have you ordered your tickets yet for the 2006 CINCINNATI ENTERTAINMENT AWARDS? The event is Aug. 25 at 8 p.m. at UC's College-Conservatory of Music. The Corbett Auditorium will be the place to   

Nicholas Korn

Theaters, Actors, Etc.

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 9, 2006
For several seasons local director, actor and writer NICHOLAS KORN entertained theatergoers with his classically-inspired plays. His company, Stage First Cincinnati, closed in 2003, but Korn continu  

The Book of Liz

Theaters, Actors, Etc.

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 2, 2006
In Augusts past, I scraped for shows to write about. That's a distant memory in 2006. These days I have to pick and choose carefully. (Elsewhere in this issue you can read my review of a solid o