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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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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

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

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

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. 

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.

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

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

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

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

Bi-Okoto African Drum and Dance Theatre

North

Approximately 6.96 miles from your location

Bi-Okoto African Drum and Dance Theatre

North

Approximately 6.96 miles from your location

Bi-Okoto (pronounced Bee-O-Ko-Toe) Drum... 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.

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

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-amphithieater 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-amphithieater 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

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

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

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

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!

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company

Downtown

Approximately 7.36 miles from your location
Cincinnati Shakespeare Company

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company

Downtown

Approximately 7.36 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.

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 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

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.

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