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Find Performing Arts Events in Cincinnati & Northern Kentucky

You’ll never be able to say there’s nothing to do in Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky! Search thousands of events in our online database. We make it easy for you to filter by category – like performing arts – and/or by date so you can create the perfect itinerary for your getaway. There’s always more to explore, new adventures to be had and memories to be made in the Cincinnati region!

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Now through Jun 27, 2021

Tenderly- The Rosemary Clooney Musical

Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park
962 Mount Adams Circle, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Uptown

Now through Jun 27, 2021

Tenderly- The Rosemary Clooney Musical

Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park
962 Mount Adams Circle, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Uptown

America’s favorite girl singer comes home again in this exhilarating and inspiring musical biography. Rosemary Clooney’s journey starts with her Cincinnati childhood and rise to Hollywood stardom and continues beyond battles with depression to a triumphant comeback. Through...

America’s favorite girl singer comes home again in this exhilarating and inspiring musical biography. Rosemary Clooney’s journey starts with her Cincinnati childhood and rise to Hollywood stardom and continues beyond battles with depression to a triumphant comeback. Through...

Now through May 16, 2021

Moriarty: A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery

Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park
962 Mount Adams Circle, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Uptown

Now through May 16, 2021

Moriarty: A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery

Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park
962 Mount Adams Circle, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Uptown

The famous British detective has seen his fair share of puzzles and criminals, but in this world premiere, he may have finally met his match. On the heels of the Bohemian-Hungarian War, the King of Bohemia enlists Holmes and Dr. Watson to resolve a matter that could lead to...

The famous British detective has seen his fair share of puzzles and criminals, but in this world premiere, he may have finally met his match. On the heels of the Bohemian-Hungarian War, the King of Bohemia enlists Holmes and Dr. Watson to resolve a matter that could lead to...

Now through May 22, 2021

Ben Butler

Falcon Theatre
Streaming online, Newport, KY 41071

South

Now through May 22, 2021

Ben Butler

Falcon Theatre
Streaming online, Newport, KY 41071

South

When an escaped slave shows up at Fort Monroe demanding sanctuary, General Benjamin Butler is faced with an impossible moral dilemma—follow the letter of the law or make a game-changing move that could alter the course of U.S. history? Production streaming online.

When an escaped slave shows up at Fort Monroe demanding sanctuary, General Benjamin Butler is faced with an impossible moral dilemma—follow the letter of the law or make a game-changing move that could alter the course of U.S. history? Production streaming online.

Now through May 15, 2021

Murder at the Banquet by Robert LaVohn, Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre Event

The Liberty Exhibition Hall
3938 Spring Grove Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45223

North

Now through May 15, 2021

Murder at the Banquet by Robert LaVohn, Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre Event

The Liberty Exhibition Hall
3938 Spring Grove Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45223

North

Tickets include show, dinner, dessert and soft drink(s). A cash bar is also available. Reservations are required seven days in advance due to seating being limited to 15% capacity. BTPE goes above and beyond to maintain a safe and sanitized performance space.

Tickets include show, dinner, dessert and soft drink(s). A cash bar is also available. Reservations are required seven days in advance due to seating being limited to 15% capacity. BTPE goes above and beyond to maintain a safe and sanitized performance space.

May 14, 2021

Murder Mystery on the Ohio

River's Edge at Newport Landing
101 Riverboat Row, Newport, KY 41071

South

May 14, 2021

Murder Mystery on the Ohio

River's Edge at Newport Landing
101 Riverboat Row, Newport, KY 41071

South

Belles, Bourbon and Belladonna. This interactive murder mystery dinner experience is presented by Murder and Merriment theatre group. The evening embarks on an intriguing production coupled with appetizing food and drinks. You will have the opportunity to play detective for a...

Belles, Bourbon and Belladonna. This interactive murder mystery dinner experience is presented by Murder and Merriment theatre group. The evening embarks on an intriguing production coupled with appetizing food and drinks. You will have the opportunity to play detective for a...

May 16, 2021

Upstanders Onstage

Cincinnati Art Museum
953 Eden Park Drive, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Uptown

May 16, 2021

Upstanders Onstage

Cincinnati Art Museum
953 Eden Park Drive, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Uptown

Performances for social change. A series of in-person, outdoor performance events, featuring an eclectic mix of scenes, monologues, spoken-word poetry and music. The events highlight artists who are using art to create dialogue and affect change in the world. Each evening has a...

Performances for social change. A series of in-person, outdoor performance events, featuring an eclectic mix of scenes, monologues, spoken-word poetry and music. The events highlight artists who are using art to create dialogue and affect change in the world. Each evening has a...

May 19, 2021

Brad Stine

Funny Bone Comedy Club Liberty
7518 Bales Street, Liberty Township, OH 45069

North

May 19, 2021

Brad Stine

Funny Bone Comedy Club Liberty
7518 Bales Street, Liberty Township, OH 45069

North

Brad Stine is a Christian comic mixing his style of intelligent and relatable comedy observations with his desire to inspire believers to be bold and unapologetic about their faith in Christ. 

Brad Stine is a Christian comic mixing his style of intelligent and relatable comedy observations with his desire to inspire believers to be bold and unapologetic about their faith in Christ. 

May 21, 2021 through May 30, 2021

I Got Rhythm

Covington Plaza at Riverfront Commons
144 Madison Ave, Covington, KY 41011

South

May 21, 2021 through May 30, 2021

I Got Rhythm

Covington Plaza at Riverfront Commons
144 Madison Ave, Covington, KY 41011

South

Tap dance production performed to music from the likes of Fats Waller, Duke Ellington, Irving Berlin and George Gershwin among others.

Tap dance production performed to music from the likes of Fats Waller, Duke Ellington, Irving Berlin and George Gershwin among others.

May 21, 2021 through May 23, 2021

Ballet in the Park

Cincinnati Ballet
Seasongood Pavilion in Eden Park, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Uptown

May 21, 2021 through May 23, 2021

Ballet in the Park

Cincinnati Ballet
Seasongood Pavilion in Eden Park, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Uptown

Enjoy fun-loving contemporary pieces and seriously classical work on an outdoor stage.

Enjoy fun-loving contemporary pieces and seriously classical work on an outdoor stage.

May 21, 2021 through May 22, 2021

Greg Warren

Funny Bone Comedy Club Liberty
7518 Bales Street, Liberty Township, OH 45069

North

May 21, 2021 through May 22, 2021

Greg Warren

Funny Bone Comedy Club Liberty
7518 Bales Street, Liberty Township, OH 45069

North

Greg Warren, most recently seen on “ Late Night with Seth Meyers”, "The Late Late Show on CBS" and “Last Comic Standing,” has built a strong fan base with an act inspired by his Midwestern upbringing. Ages 21 and up.

Greg Warren, most recently seen on “ Late Night with Seth Meyers”, "The Late Late Show on CBS" and “Last Comic Standing,” has built a strong fan base with an act inspired by his Midwestern upbringing. Ages 21 and up.

May 21, 2021

Laugh It Up! Comedy Competition

The Annex - Oasis
5501 Hamilton Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45224

West

May 21, 2021

Laugh It Up! Comedy Competition

The Annex - Oasis
5501 Hamilton Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45224

West

The best comedy competition in the tri-state area. Why? Because we have 12 comedians, FROM the tri-state area, vying for the funniest of the night. The winner receives a cash prize and a paid gig at a comedy club after being voted by the audience of the funniest of the night....

The best comedy competition in the tri-state area. Why? Because we have 12 comedians, FROM the tri-state area, vying for the funniest of the night. The winner receives a cash prize and a paid gig at a comedy club after being voted by the audience of the funniest of the night....

May 23, 2021

Greg Warren's Family Comedy Show

Funny Bone Comedy Club Liberty
7518 Bales Street, Liberty Township, OH 45069

North

May 23, 2021

Greg Warren's Family Comedy Show

Funny Bone Comedy Club Liberty
7518 Bales Street, Liberty Township, OH 45069

North

Greg has appeared on Comedy Central, Late Night with Seth Meyers, Last Comic Standing and The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson.  This show is appropriate for parents and kids. We recommend 9 years old and up. The show features an hour of standup comedy followed by a...

Greg has appeared on Comedy Central, Late Night with Seth Meyers, Last Comic Standing and The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson.  This show is appropriate for parents and kids. We recommend 9 years old and up. The show features an hour of standup comedy followed by a...

May 23, 2021

Upstanders Onstage

Mayerson JCC
8485 Ridge Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45236

North

May 23, 2021

Upstanders Onstage

Mayerson JCC
8485 Ridge Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45236

North

Performances for social change. A series of in-person, outdoor performance events, featuring an eclectic mix of scenes, monologues, spoken-word poetry and music. The events highlight artists who are using art to create dialogue and affect change in the world. Each evening has a...

Performances for social change. A series of in-person, outdoor performance events, featuring an eclectic mix of scenes, monologues, spoken-word poetry and music. The events highlight artists who are using art to create dialogue and affect change in the world. Each evening has a...