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Greater Tuna (Review)

Covedale’s trip to Tuna is irreverent fun

· Jan 26, 2015 09:55 am

Tuna, Texas, once a real-live speck of a town, had been written off state maps for decades. That changed in 1981 when Jaston Williams, Joe Sears and Ed Howard penned Greater Tuna, the first of four comedic plays focusing on the quirky, small-town conservatism of Tuna.  ...

The Handmaid's Tale (Review)

Know's latest is a powerful personal story

· Jan 26, 2015 09:45 am

Corinne Mohlenhoff's performance is not merely a tour-de-force of memorization but also of making the show constantly engaging.  ...

Waiting for Godot (Review)

Waiting and waiting and waiting

· Jan 20, 2015 07:21 pm

Waiting for Godot, Samuel Beckett’s “tragicomedy in two acts,” has bewildered many theatergoers since its premiere in 1953. ...

Downhome Shakespeare

Playhouse’s Ring of Fire gives a full portrait of Johnny Cash

· Jan 20, 2015 03:19 pm

In the same sense that it takes a village to raise a child, it appears that it takes a crowd to tell the story of Johnny Cash. At least that’s the case with the Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park’s production of Ring of Fire: The Music of Johnny Cash. ...

Evocative Revisionist History in CAC’s ‘Based on a True Story’

· Jan 21, 2015 02:15 pm

When we think about grand historical myths — things like the American Dream, Manifest Destiny or every war, for example — it’s important to acknowledge that society buys into these widespread accepted “truths” because of all the supporting evidence.  
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Aaron Betsky Lands New Job

Former CAM director named new dean of the Frank Lloyd Wright School of Architecture

· Jan 26, 2015 12:30 pm

Aaron Betsky, who stepped down from his post as Cincinnati Art Museum director last year, has a new job: Dean of the Frank Lloyd Wright School of Architecture. The school, which offers M.Arch degrees, offers graduate students educational training at Taliesin in Spring Grove, Wisc., and...

Morning News and Stuff

CCV in a tizzy about sex again; Cincinnati Public Library opens Maker Space; will Ohio legalize weed?

· Jan 26, 2015 10:40 am

Let’s just get right to it this morning. It’s clear we as a society have lost our way. We’re so focused on the little things — pervasive poverty, military conflicts around the globe, our government’s inability to accomplish much of anything, etc. — that we’ve let a major atrocity...

2015 Cincinnati Entertainment Awards: The Winners

· Jan 26, 2015 12:11 am

It was another great celebration of the Greater Cincinnati music scene Sunday night at Covington’s Madison Theater, as CityBeat presented the Cincinnati Entertainment Awards for the 18th straight year. The eclecticism of our local music scene was on display...

 

The Baddest Man

Mike Tyson shares “undisputed truth” in touring one-man stage show

· Jan 14, 2015 12:42 am

Mike Tyson is one of the more fascinating figures of the last 30 years. ...

Greater Tuna (Review)

Covedale’s trip to Tuna is irreverent fun

· Jan 26, 2015 09:55 am

Tuna, Texas, once a real-live speck of a town, had been written off state maps for decades. That changed in 1981 when Jaston Williams, Joe Sears and Ed Howard penned Greater Tuna, the first of four comedic plays focusing on the quirky, small-town conservatism of Tuna.  ...

Robert Stearns’ Lasting Impact on the CAC and Cincinnati Arts

· Jan 14, 2015 01:27 pm

Maybe because Robert Stearns’ leadership of the Contemporary Arts Center was relatively short and long ago, his death in early December from cancer didn’t attract much notice here. ...

Making Waves

Camp Washington’s multipurpose gallery space Wave Pool boosts Cincinnati’s contemporary art community

· Jan 7, 2015 12:08 am

San Francisco used to be a destination for aspiring artists until the high cost of living started driving creatives away. In its wake, suddenly Cincinnati’s affordability and desire for artists have pegged us as a potential new art frontier. 
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‘Handmaid’s Tale’ Adaptation Warns Against Complacency

· Jan 21, 2015 02:05 pm

Joe Stollenwerk lives in Bloomington, Ind., where he’s pursuing a doctorate in theater at Indiana University. ...

The Handmaid's Tale (Review)

Know's latest is a powerful personal story

· Jan 26, 2015 09:45 am

Corinne Mohlenhoff's performance is not merely a tour-de-force of memorization but also of making the show constantly engaging.  ...

 
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