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Visual Arts

Art vs. Craft in Today’s Museums and Galleries

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 19, 2015
The theme for CityBeat’s Fall Arts Preview is “Arts & Craft. But maybe it should be “Art vs. Craft,” because not only are the two different, but there is tension — hostility, even — between the two, especially with the emergence of Modern and Contemporary art in the late 19th and early 20th century.
  

Onstage

University Theater Programs Educate and Entertain

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 19, 2015
With the fall season, you have plenty of theater choices to consider. Beyond Cincinnati’s professional and semi-professional companies, area universities provide excellent theater fare worth attending.   

Dance

Everett Company: Heart-Wrenching Stories, Powerful Movement, Redemptive Imagery

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Providence, R.I.-based Everett Company (formerly Everett Dance Theatre) wants to know how America has transformed the “land of the free” into one of the most incarcerated countries in the world, and what that means for those trapped in the system.
  

Film

FilmDayton Festival Lands New Date, Executive Director

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 19, 2015
It all began as an answer to a creative alert — a calling, if you will. Back in 2007, the Southwestern Ohio Council for Higher Education (SOCHE) drafted a Creative Class Taskforce to seek the advice of Dr. Richard Florida, one of the world’s leading urbanists, the author of the international bestseller The Rise of the Creative Class and the founder of the Creative Class Group, a global advisory services firm.  

Classical Music

Cincinnati Chamber Opera: Mastering the Art of Collaboration

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Since its first production in 2013, Cincinnati Chamber Opera has carved out its own unique identity among local fledgling opera companies. University of Cincinnati’s College-Conservatory of Music alums Autumn West and Shawn Mlynek founded Cincinnati Chamber Opera to stage and perform works they wanted to do, especially rarely heard Baroque works by Haydn and Monteverdi.
  

Fall Arts Calendar

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Check out the visual arts, dance, film, classical music and theater Cincinnati has to offer this upcoming season.
  

You Are Here. (Good Job.)

A visitor’s guide to All-Star Weekend in Cincinnati

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 8, 2015
So, you’re in Cincinnati. Porkopolis. The Queen City.  

So You’ve Probably Heard of Cincinnati Chili

But what is it and where should you eat it?

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 8, 2015
Now that you’re here, it’s probably a good time to understand where Cincinnati-style chili came from. After all, there are more chili parlors here per capita and per square mile than any other place in the world. Sorry, Texas.
  

Gotta Get Goetta (Or At Least Try It)

Ground pork + oats = classic Cincinnati breakfast meat

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 8, 2015
It's hard to possess a culinary vocabulary wide or adept enough to fully explain the strange and wonderful delight that is Cincinnati’s signature breakfast meat, goetta.
  

Queen City: King of Beer

Local craft breweries resurrect Cincinnati’s legendary brewing heritage

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 8, 2015
With our strong German roots and insatiable thirst, Cincinnati has been a beer town since the start.
  

Guided Brewery Tours

For those who don’t want to drink and drive (or drink and walk)

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 8, 2015
Sample beer and learn about Cincinnati's brewing history during these local tours.
  

You Are Here ... with a Couple Bros

Just keep thinking WWGD — What would Gronk do?

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 8, 2015
 Local activities to check out with a couple of bros.
  

You Are Here … with Your Family

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 8, 2015
Family-friendly activities and locations to take the kids to over the weekend.
  

You are Here … with an Expense Account

Where to spend money that isn’t yours

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 8, 2015
A guide to help you determine where to spend cash this weekend.
  

You Are Here ... But Not to Watch Sports

So what the heck do you do instead?

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 8, 2015
What to do locally this weekend if you don't like sports.