Performing Arts

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Cincinnati is one of only 13 U.S. cities with all five arts: ballet, opera, fine art museums, symphony and theater. We have the second-oldest opera in the country and the fifth-oldest symphony, not to mention a Tony Award-winning theater and a ballet company that has been entertaining children and adults for more than 50 years. From classical to contemporary and cutting-edge, Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky offer a wide range of performing arts styles fit for everyone.

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U.S. Bank Arena

Downtown

Approximately 6.94 miles from your location
U.S. Bank Arena

U.S. Bank Arena

Downtown

Approximately 6.94 miles from your location

U.S. Bank Arena was first built in 1975, then called Riverfront Coliseum. Since then, it has been named The Crown, Firstar Center, and now U.S. Bank Arena. It is... Read more

U.S. Bank Arena was first built in 1975, then called Riverfront Coliseum. Since then, it has been named The Crown, Firstar Center, and now U.S. Bank Arena. It is Cincinnati's largest indoor arena. The arena was virtually rebuilt in 1997. On the outside, the facade was redesigned and the entrance was changed. On the inside,... Read More

Esquire Theatre

Uptown

Approximately 8.44 miles from your location
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Esquire Theatre

Uptown

Approximately 8.44 miles from your location

The Esquire is located just north of Cincinnati in Clifton, at 320 Ludlow Ave. The Esquire shows foreign films, as well as small independent features. On Wednesday's only... Read more

The Esquire is located just north of Cincinnati in Clifton, at 320 Ludlow Ave. The Esquire shows foreign films, as well as small independent features. On Wednesday's only, patrons may purchase discounted movie tickets for $6 each. At that time, they will receive a coupon for a 20 percent discount at the participating area... Read More

The Childrens Theatre of Mason

North

Approximately 18.59 miles from your location

The Childrens Theatre of Mason

North

Approximately 18.59 miles from your location

The mission of The Children's Theatre of Mason, Inc. (CTM), a 501(c)3 organization, is to expose children to all aspects of theatrical production and help them develop an... Read more

The mission of The Children's Theatre of Mason, Inc. (CTM), a 501(c)3 organization, is to expose children to all aspects of theatrical production and help them develop an appreciation for the performing arts. CTM produces two large scale productions each season, and offers children the opportunity to take part onstage as... Read More

Covedale Center for the Performing Arts

West

Approximately 12.25 miles from your location
Covedale Center for the Performing Arts

Covedale Center for the Performing Arts

West

Approximately 12.25 miles from your location

The Covedale Center for the Performing Arts continues to grow as the region's newest and most exciting theatrical venue. The Covedale has been converted from a 1947 movie... Read more

The Covedale Center for the Performing Arts continues to grow as the region's newest and most exciting theatrical venue. The Covedale has been converted from a 1947 movie house to a live theatre, featuring the best in local performers and performances. With a seating capacity now over 400 seats per night, the theatre has plenty... Read More

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra

Downtown

Approximately 7.75 miles from your location
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra

Downtown

Approximately 7.75 miles from your location

The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra is a dynamic ensemble of some of the world’s finest musicians. The fifth oldest symphony orchestra in the United States and the oldest... Read more

The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra is a dynamic ensemble of some of the world’s finest musicians. The fifth oldest symphony orchestra in the United States and the oldest orchestra in Ohio, the CSO has played a leading role in the cultural life of Greater Cincinnati and the Midwest since its founding in 1895. Over the years, the... Read More

Monmouth Theatre

South

Approximately 6.35 miles from your location

Monmouth Theatre

South

Approximately 6.35 miles from your location

The Monmouth Theater is Greater Cincinnati’s newest and most eclectic entertainment venue. Any weekend your choices can range from poetry to jazz standards, or... Read more

The Monmouth Theater is Greater Cincinnati’s newest and most eclectic entertainment venue. Any weekend your choices can range from poetry to jazz standards, or from Shakespeare to Elvis!

College-Conservatory of Music (CCM) at the Patricia Corbett Theater

Uptown

Approximately 8.16 miles from your location

College-Conservatory of Music (CCM) at the Patricia Corbett Theater

Uptown

Approximately 8.16 miles from your location

The CCM Village is equipped with state of the art classroom, studio and performance facilities, which are housed in four buildings: Dieterle Vocal Arts Center... Read more

The CCM Village is equipped with state of the art classroom, studio and performance facilities, which are housed in four buildings: Dieterle Vocal Arts Center Memorial Hall The Corbett Center for the Performing Arts Mary Emery Hall Tickets for all CCM performances are available through the CCM Box Office at (513) 556-4183.... Read More

Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati

Downtown

Approximately 7.51 miles from your location
Ensemble Theatre

Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati

Downtown

Approximately 7.51 miles from your location

Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati is a professional theatre dedicated to producing world and regional premieres of works that often explore compelling social issues whose... Read more

Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati is a professional theatre dedicated to producing world and regional premieres of works that often explore compelling social issues whose mission is fulfilled through stage productions and educational outreach programs that enlighten, enliven, enrich and inspire audiences.

Bi-Okoto African Drum and Dance Theatre

North

Approximately 6.57 miles from your location

Bi-Okoto African Drum and Dance Theatre

North

Approximately 6.57 miles from your location

Bi-Okoto (pronounced Bee-O-Ko-Toe) Drum & Dance Theatre was established in August 1994 to preserve traditional African drum and dance heritage and promote cultural... Read more

Bi-Okoto (pronounced Bee-O-Ko-Toe) Drum & Dance Theatre was established in August 1994 to preserve traditional African drum and dance heritage and promote cultural understanding by educating audiences of all ages about African countries through language, music and movement for a better appreciation of diversity.

The Lebanon Symphony Orchestra and Chorus

North

Approximately 26.07 miles from your location

The Lebanon Symphony Orchestra and Chorus

North

Approximately 26.07 miles from your location

The story of the Lebanon Symphony Orchestra and Chorus began with the formation of the Lebanon Area Community Chorus in September of 1991. A small group of individuals... Read more

The story of the Lebanon Symphony Orchestra and Chorus began with the formation of the Lebanon Area Community Chorus in September of 1991. A small group of individuals, led by Music Director, David W. Donovan began producing concert seasons that brought exciting music to audiences in the greater Lebanon area. In December of... Read More

Cincinnati Opera

Downtown

Approximately 7.75 miles from your location
Cincinnati Opera

Cincinnati Opera

Downtown

Approximately 7.75 miles from your location

Founded in 1920 and the second oldest opera company in the U.S., Cincinnati Opera presents a thrilling roster of world-class artists and conductors, important company... Read more

Founded in 1920 and the second oldest opera company in the U.S., Cincinnati Opera presents a thrilling roster of world-class artists and conductors, important company debuts, stunning sets and costumes, and the spectacular Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra. Artistic Director Evans Mirageas is considered one of the most talented and... Read More

The Southgate House Revival

South

Approximately 6.34 miles from your location
The Southgate House Revival

The Southgate House Revival

South

Approximately 6.34 miles from your location

The Southgate House Revival is located in The Grace Methodist Episcopal Church. The church was built in 1866 just after the Civil War. It is one of the few historic... Read more

The Southgate House Revival is located in The Grace Methodist Episcopal Church. The church was built in 1866 just after the Civil War. It is one of the few historic churches that remain in Newport, Ky. There are three rooms in the church that host live music every night: The Sanctuary, The Lounge and The Revival Room. The main... Read More

Cincinnati Pops

Downtown

Approximately 7.78 miles from your location
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra

Cincinnati Pops

Downtown

Approximately 7.78 miles from your location

Under the leadership of John Morris Russell, the Cincinnati Pops, composed of musicians of the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, is one of the world's most active orchestral... Read more

Under the leadership of John Morris Russell, the Cincinnati Pops, composed of musicians of the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, is one of the world's most active orchestral pops ensembles, performing 20 or more subscription concerts during the Music Hall season and 4 concerts at Riverbend Music Center, the orchestra's outdoor... Read More

Go Bananas Comedy Club

North

Approximately 9.83 miles from your location

Go Bananas Comedy Club

North

Approximately 9.83 miles from your location

Go Bananas Comedy Club has been providing live stand-up comedy in Cincinnati for almost 20 years. Its goal is to bring in the best stand-up comedians from across the... Read more

Go Bananas Comedy Club has been providing live stand-up comedy in Cincinnati for almost 20 years. Its goal is to bring in the best stand-up comedians from across the country. Past performers include Jim Gaffigan, Dave Chappelle, Daniel Tosh, Joe Rogan, Lisa Lampinelli, Doug Stanhope, Ron White, and the late Mitch Hedberg. In... Read More

Cincinnati Ballet

Downtown

Approximately 7.92 miles from your location
Cincinnati Ballet: Frisch's presents The Nutcracker

Cincinnati Ballet

Downtown

Approximately 7.92 miles from your location

Rich with history, Cincinnati Ballet continues to thrill audiences with unparalleled performances. The company is a major part of Cincinnati's growing metropolis. From... Read more

Rich with history, Cincinnati Ballet continues to thrill audiences with unparalleled performances. The company is a major part of Cincinnati's growing metropolis. From excellence on stage to outreach in local schools and community, the Cincinnati Ballet takes pride in the fact that it is an integral part of the culture of the... Read More

Madison Theater

South

Approximately 7.30 miles from your location

Madison Theater

South

Approximately 7.30 miles from your location

The Madison Theater boasts a capacity of approximately 1200 guests, two venues, a state of the art sound and lighting system, as well as 3 full service bars. There are... Read more

The Madison Theater boasts a capacity of approximately 1200 guests, two venues, a state of the art sound and lighting system, as well as 3 full service bars. There are two fully retractable screens that will allow for private or public viewing of various media from DVD to computer projection. From its opening in 1912 to it's... Read More

Memorial Hall

Downtown

Approximately 7.75 miles from your location
Memorial Hall

Memorial Hall

Downtown

Approximately 7.75 miles from your location

The Hamilton County Memorial Hall was erected in 1908 to honor the Grand Army of the Republic and Spanish-American War veterans. The building was designed by Samuel... Read more

The Hamilton County Memorial Hall was erected in 1908 to honor the Grand Army of the Republic and Spanish-American War veterans. The building was designed by Samuel Hannaford and Sons, the same architect who designed Cincinnati’s Music Hall. Memorial Hall is the finest of Cincinnati’s Beaux Arts buildings. Listed on the... Read More

The Carnegie

South

Approximately 7.18 miles from your location
The Carnegie

The Carnegie

South

Approximately 7.18 miles from your location

The Carnegie is Northern Kentucky’s largest multidisciplinary arts venue hosting theater and concert events, children’s arts programs and art exhibitions. With five art... Read more

The Carnegie is Northern Kentucky’s largest multidisciplinary arts venue hosting theater and concert events, children’s arts programs and art exhibitions. With five art galleries, a magnificent turn-of-the-century theater, and a brand new education center, the Carnegie is one of the most prominent arts institutions in Northern... Read More

Falcon Theatre

South

Approximately 6.33 miles from your location

Falcon Theatre

South

Approximately 6.33 miles from your location

Founded in 1989, Falcon continues to be faithful to its mission of bringing powerful theater to the Greater Cincinnati area. Falcon has always been dedicated to both... Read more

Founded in 1989, Falcon continues to be faithful to its mission of bringing powerful theater to the Greater Cincinnati area. Falcon has always been dedicated to both the artists and audiences as the relationship between the two is what makes live theater such an exceptional art. The creation of a play takes collaboration... Read More

La Comedia Dinner Theatre

North

Approximately 32.74 miles from your location

La Comedia Dinner Theatre

North

Approximately 32.74 miles from your location

Featuring six Broadway-style shows a year, along with the famous mouth-watering buffet, La Comedia has been one of southwest Ohio's greatest entertainment values for 30... Read more

Featuring six Broadway-style shows a year, along with the famous mouth-watering buffet, La Comedia has been one of southwest Ohio's greatest entertainment values for 30 years! Whether you are celebrating a birthday or anniversary, looking for a one-of-a-kind experience for your group, or a romantic afternoon or evening with... Read More

Wizardz Magic Theater

South

Approximately 6.49 miles from your location

Wizardz Magic Theater

South

Approximately 6.49 miles from your location

Wizardz Magic Theater offers an hour of fun featuring some of the magic industry's brightest stars. The show offers comedy, audience participation, illusions, and will... Read more

Wizardz Magic Theater offers an hour of fun featuring some of the magic industry's brightest stars. The show offers comedy, audience participation, illusions, and will make everyone feel like part of the show.

Stained Glass Theatre

South

Approximately 6.33 miles from your location
Stained Glass Theatre

Stained Glass Theatre

South

Approximately 6.33 miles from your location

Footlighters, Inc. was established in 1963 by a small group of community theatre volunteers who wanted to bring theater opportunities to the western side of Cincinnati. In... Read more

Footlighters, Inc. was established in 1963 by a small group of community theatre volunteers who wanted to bring theater opportunities to the western side of Cincinnati. In 1986, Footlighters moved to Newport, Ky., when they took posession of the tornado-damaged Salem United Methodist Church and converted it into the Stained... Read More

Riverbend Music Center

East

Approximately 3.52 miles from your location
Riverbend Music Center

Riverbend Music Center

East

Approximately 3.52 miles from your location

One of Cincinnati's premiere outdoor music venues has now added the 4,100-seat PNC Pavilion providing a mid-sized theater-amphitheater hybrid which offers an intimate... Read more

One of Cincinnati's premiere outdoor music venues has now added the 4,100-seat PNC Pavilion providing a mid-sized theater-amphitheater hybrid which offers an intimate concert experience. Riverbend Music Center also features the Hulbert Taft Jr. Center for the Performing Arts and J. Ralph Corbett Pavilion offering both indoor... Read More

Bank of Kentucky Center

South

Approximately 6.17 miles from your location

Bank of Kentucky Center

South

Approximately 6.17 miles from your location

Open since 2008, the Bank of Kentucky Center is a 10,000 seat, state-of-the-art arena featuring first-class concerts, family shows and a wide variety of sporting events.... Read more

Open since 2008, the Bank of Kentucky Center is a 10,000 seat, state-of-the-art arena featuring first-class concerts, family shows and a wide variety of sporting events. The Bank of Kentucky Center is located on the campus of Northern Kentucky University and is the home to NKU’s Men’s and Women’s Basketball Teams. 

The Children's Theatre

Downtown

Approximately 7.10 miles from your location

The Children's Theatre

Downtown

Approximately 7.10 miles from your location

The Children's Theatre of Cinncinnati's rich history began over 90 years ago. In 1924, The Junior League of Cincinnati developed a plan to introduce tri-state area... Read more

The Children's Theatre of Cinncinnati's rich history began over 90 years ago. In 1924, The Junior League of Cincinnati developed a plan to introduce tri-state area children to the magic of theatre. Their plan evolved into the Children's Theatre, which incorporated in 1947. Today, the Children's Theatre continues its unique... Read More

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company

Downtown

Approximately 7.56 miles from your location
Cincinnati Shakespeare Company

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company

Downtown

Approximately 7.56 miles from your location

The Cincinnati Shakespeare Company is a resident ensemble theater bringing Shakespeare and the classics to life for audiences of all ages.

The Cincinnati Shakespeare Company is a resident ensemble theater bringing Shakespeare and the classics to life for audiences of all ages.

Playhouse in the Park

Uptown

Approximately 6.55 miles from your location
Playhouse in the Park

Playhouse in the Park

Uptown

Approximately 6.55 miles from your location

Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park is the tri-state's professional regional theater and produces an eclectic mix of comedies, dramas, established hits and world premieres.... Read more

Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park is the tri-state's professional regional theater and produces an eclectic mix of comedies, dramas, established hits and world premieres. The playhouse attracts over 200,000 people annually to its two-theater complex during an 10-month season (August-June). In 2004, the playhouse was honored with... Read More

Cincinnati Black Theatre Company

Downtown

Approximately 8.61 miles from your location

Cincinnati Black Theatre Company

Downtown

Approximately 8.61 miles from your location

The mission of the Cincinnati Black Theatre Company is to keep alive the spirit of Black Theatre by offering top-notch theatrical productions, performance and employment... Read more

The mission of the Cincinnati Black Theatre Company is to keep alive the spirit of Black Theatre by offering top-notch theatrical productions, performance and employment opportunities, children’s theatre, educational programs and community outreach in all aspects of theatre arts. CBTC is committed to increasing literacy,... Read More

Cincinnati Circus Company

North

Approximately 7.68 miles from your location

Cincinnati Circus Company

North

Approximately 7.68 miles from your location

The Cincinnati Circus Company is an entertainment and event provider that offers more than 100 different forms of entertainment; from jugglers to fire performers and... Read more

The Cincinnati Circus Company is an entertainment and event provider that offers more than 100 different forms of entertainment; from jugglers to fire performers and aerialists, to setting up large events complete with disc jockeys and green screen photographers. Did we mention that they also have the only flying trapeze rig in... Read More

Aronoff Center for the Arts

Downtown

Approximately 7.34 miles from your location
Aronoff Center for the Arts

Aronoff Center for the Arts

Downtown

Approximately 7.34 miles from your location

The Aronoff Center for the Arts is located in the heart of downtown Cincinnati. Designed by renowned architect Cesar Pelli, the state-of-the-art facility opened in October... Read more

The Aronoff Center for the Arts is located in the heart of downtown Cincinnati. Designed by renowned architect Cesar Pelli, the state-of-the-art facility opened in October 1995. The Center consists of three stunning performance spaces: Procter & Gamble Hall, Jarson-Kaplan Theater and Fifth Third Bank Theater. In addition,... Read More

Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra

Downtown

Approximately 7.48 miles from your location

Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra

Downtown

Approximately 7.48 miles from your location

Under the direction of Music Director Mischa Santora, the Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra provides an experience in classical music that is both exciting and intimate.... Read more

Under the direction of Music Director Mischa Santora, the Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra provides an experience in classical music that is both exciting and intimate. The Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra is known for unique programming and for creative collaborations with other local arts organizations, such as Vocal Arts... Read More

Fifth Third Bank Broadway in Cincinnati

Downtown

Approximately 7.28 miles from your location

Fifth Third Bank Broadway in Cincinnati

Downtown

Approximately 7.28 miles from your location

Fifth Third Bank Broadway in Cincinnati is committed to bringing the very best of Broadway to the Tri-State. We have presented touring Broadway plays and musicals in... Read more

Fifth Third Bank Broadway in Cincinnati is committed to bringing the very best of Broadway to the Tri-State. We have presented touring Broadway plays and musicals in Cincinnati since 1987, originally at the historic Taft Theatre. We began presenting shows at the Aronoff Center’s Procter & Gamble Hall in 1995, and the... Read More

Greaves Concert Hall

South

Approximately 6.48 miles from your location

Greaves Concert Hall

South

Approximately 6.48 miles from your location

Greaves Concert Hall is located just minutes from downtown Cincinnati. Opened in 1992, this 637-seat hall offers listeners a warm and intimate setting with superb... Read more

Greaves Concert Hall is located just minutes from downtown Cincinnati. Opened in 1992, this 637-seat hall offers listeners a warm and intimate setting with superb acoustics and sight lines.

Taft Theatre

Downtown

Approximately 7.12 miles from your location
Taft Theatre

Taft Theatre

Downtown

Approximately 7.12 miles from your location

The Taft Theatre features musicians, comedians, childrens' shows and theater producations. Handicapped seating is available, as well as hearing-enhancement devices.

The Taft Theatre features musicians, comedians, childrens' shows and theater producations. Handicapped seating is available, as well as hearing-enhancement devices.

Know Theatre of Cincinnati

Downtown

Approximately 7.48 miles from your location
Know Theatre

Know Theatre of Cincinnati

Downtown

Approximately 7.48 miles from your location

Know Theatre of Cincinnati creates alternative theatre that is uniquely relevant. Our Mission is to engage a diverse audience making theatre more accessible for all. The... Read more

Know Theatre of Cincinnati creates alternative theatre that is uniquely relevant. Our Mission is to engage a diverse audience making theatre more accessible for all. The purpose of Know Theatre of Cincinnati is to make the arts more accessible to the public by providing provocative artistic opportunities for multicultural and... Read More

University of Cincinnati

Uptown

Approximately 8.09 miles from your location
University of Cincinnati

University of Cincinnati

Uptown

Approximately 8.09 miles from your location

The University of Cincinnati is one of America's top public research institutions with a student population of more than 40,000. Since its founding in 1819, UC has been... Read more

The University of Cincinnati is one of America's top public research institutions with a student population of more than 40,000. Since its founding in 1819, UC has been the source of many discoveries creating positive change for society, including co-op education, the oral polio vaccine, the first electronic organ, the first... Read More

Kentucky Symphony Orchestra

South

Approximately 6.00 miles from your location

Kentucky Symphony Orchestra

South

Approximately 6.00 miles from your location

The Kentucky Symphony Orchestra was formed in 1992 (as the Northern Kentucky Symphony) with a mission to make classical music attractive, accessible and affordable to... Read more

The Kentucky Symphony Orchestra was formed in 1992 (as the Northern Kentucky Symphony) with a mission to make classical music attractive, accessible and affordable to people in the Northern Kentucky and Greater Cincinnati area. Since its inception, the KSO has demonstrated a unique ability to make the concert experience... Read More

Funny Bone Comedy Club

South

Approximately 6.58 miles from your location

Funny Bone Comedy Club

South

Approximately 6.58 miles from your location

The Funny Bone Comedy Club & Restaurant features national acts of outstanding caliber on a regular basis. The Funny Bone Comedy Club and Restaurant is located on... Read more

The Funny Bone Comedy Club & Restaurant features national acts of outstanding caliber on a regular basis. The Funny Bone Comedy Club and Restaurant is located on the mezzanine level in the Newport on the Levee and features approximately 4,700 square feet of club space including a large showroom and seating for... Read More

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