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Stage Door: Cincinnati Stages Are Waking up This Week

{CommentsCant} · Monday, July 7, 2014
Cincinnati stages were pretty quiet over the Independence Day weekend, but this week they start waking up and getting ready for more. Tonight at 8 p.m. is the second installment of Serials! at Know Theatre. You can see six fresh, 10-minute episodes of brand-new plays by local playwrights — Trey Tatum, Chris Wesselman, Jon Kovach, Ben Dudley, Michael Hall and the team of Lauren...  
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Stage Door: Options Abound

{CommentsCant} · Friday, June 27, 2014
There's a great array of theater this weekend, no matter what you like. That's a good thing, because local theater, like baseball, takes a kind of midsummer break (no All-Star Game onstage anywhere, however). So get out and see something this weekend, then enjoy the fireworks and picnics next. Here are some suggestions:Traditionally entertaining shows can be found at two professional theaters. At ...  

And the Winner Is … Cincinnati Theater

0 Comments · Wednesday, June 25, 2014
It’s award season in the theater world, locally and elsewhere, when past work is pored over to find outstanding productions and performances, accolades are bestowed, “thank you” speeches are made and egos are boosted or blasted.   

Countrified Musical in Dayton

0 Comments · Tuesday, June 24, 2014
Country Music can be slippery territory for musical theater: It deals with primal emotions, lost love, heartbreak and gettin’ even. That might make for a powerful musical.  

Onstage: The Sunshine Boys

0 Comments · Tuesday, June 24, 2014
Maybe you thought Lewis and Clark were explorers in 19th-century America. But if you’re a theater fan, you know about Al Lewis and Willy Clark.  
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Stage Door: Keep the Groove Going

{CommentsCant} · Friday, June 20, 2014
Probably the most entertaining thing onstage right now is Private Lives at Cincinnati Shakespeare. It's been selling so well that 2 p.m. matinee performances have been added this Saturday and June 28. (It closes on June 29.) It's the story of honeymoons going bad when a feisty divorced couple decide to reunite rather than stick with their new spouses — when they find themselves ...  

Onstage: Serials!

0 Comments · Tuesday, June 17, 2014
Activity on Cincinnati stages slows down considerably during the summer, but the creative thinkers at Know Theatre plan to keep you entertained with something new and different: a summer-long series of episodic plays by local playwrights called Serials!    

Private Lives (Review)

Cincy Shakes production is spun from trivial flippancy

0 Comments · Saturday, June 14, 2014
Cincy Shakes is winding up its 20th-anniversary season with this witty bon mot of a comedy spun from an avalanche of “incessant trivial flippancy.”  
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Stage Door: Cincy Shakes

{CommentsCant} · Friday, June 13, 2014
What with the Fringe Festival finished up last weekend, there's not so much to choose from in the world of local theater. But there is a piece of frothy entertainment at Cincinnati Shakespeare Company that is a perfect summer refreshment: It's Noel Coward's Private Lives. The show (created in 1929) is indeed a classic — making it perfect material for Cincy Shakes — but it's a...  

Onstage: League of Cincinnati Theatres Awards

0 Comments · Tuesday, June 10, 2014
Since last August, representatives of the League of Cincinnati Theatres have attended shows and identified productions and performers to be considered for their annual awards.