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The Clean House

Theaters, Actors, Etc.

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 25, 2006
The Pulitzer Prize for drama is probably the best known recognition that a work for theater can win: While Sarah Ruhl's script, THE CLEAN HOUSE, didn't win it in 2005, it was one of two finali  

Thom Pain

Theaters, Actors, Etc.

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 18, 2006
Next week ENSEMBLE THEATRE OF CINCINNATI (ETC) opens a three-week run of Will Eno's Thom Pain (based on nothing), a marvelous one-man show that was an Off-Broadway hit in New York City throughou  

Crimes of the Heart

Theaters, Actors, Etc.

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 11, 2006
In December 2004, Cincinnati actress Corinne Mohlenhoff was in a production of Crimes of the Heart at Dayton's Human Race Theatre, working with actress JENNIFER JOPLIN. Joplin hadn't performed  

Canon Club

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0 Comments · Wednesday, January 4, 2006
I suspect a lot of you are Shakespeare fans. If so, you can take your fandom to a higher level by joining the CANON CLUB, a discussion group sponsored by the Mercantile Library (414 Walnut St., D  

Ensemble Theatre of Cincinnati

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0 Comments · Wednesday, December 28, 2005
The 2005 CINCINNATI ENTERTAINMENT AWARDS on Aug. 26 offered firm evidence of Cincinnati's strong theater scene. In the ninth year of the CEAs, CityBeat separated the theatrical and musical cele  

Around Cincinnati

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0 Comments · Wednesday, December 21, 2005
Although a few theaters continue presenting shows (for two recommendations look below), you might be sticking closer to home for the holiday this weekend. So let me recommend some spoken word pe  

Expectations Of Christmas

Theaters, Actors, Etc.

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 14, 2005
If you're looking for an event that will put you in the holiday spirit and support a worthy cause (Tender Mercies in Over-the-Rhine), you should stop by Ensemble Theatre of Cincinnati on Monday   

A Season Of Giving

Theaters, Actors, Etc.

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 7, 2005
If all those good feelings evoked by holiday shows have made you feel generous, the LEAGUE OF CINCINNATI THEATRES is ready to oblige you with its annual event, A SEASON OF GIVING. Many theaters o  

Private Lives

Theaters, Actors, Etc.

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 30, 2005
Of course it's the time of year when most theaters are staging holiday shows (see page 33 for a collection of these productions), but you do have other options: Most notably is the Cincinnati Sh  

Raul Esparza

Theaters, Actors, Etc.

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 23, 2005
In mid-October I traveled to New York City to interview Stephen Sondheim before an audience of business executives. The renowned Broadway composer and I spent an hour onstage chatting about his c  

Trepidation Nation

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0 Comments · Wednesday, November 16, 2005
Do you have an irrational fear? Most of us do. This weekend offers a "phobic anthology," TREPIDATION NATION, at the Cincinnati Museum Center's Reakirt Auditorium by a new assemblage of local a  

The Glory of Living

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0 Comments · Wednesday, November 9, 2005
Even though the Playhouse and Ensemble Theatre were dark a week ago, I spent four consecutive evenings seeing theater. Thursday it was a tense contemporary drama, The Glory of Living by Rebecca   

Todd Almond

Theaters, Actors, Etc.

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 26, 2005
Seven months ago ENSEMBLE THEATRE OF CINCINNATI (ETC) staged one of its most memorable productions in years, Doug Wright's moving and complex I AM MY OWN WIFE, in which actor TODD ALMOND played  

Harold Pinter

Theaters, Actors, Etc.

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 19, 2005
British playwright HAROLD PINTER won the 2005 Nobel Prize in literature last week. For nearly 50 years, the politically outspoken writer has created works -- including The Room, The Birthday Part  

Lauren Dragon

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0 Comments · Wednesday, October 12, 2005
Lauren Dragon was singing with a band at Allyn's earlier this year when one of her bandmates told her about something he'd read online: Sam Andrew, an original member of Big Brother and the Ho