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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 Sep 21, 2021

Brad Brown's Comedy Magic Show

Barnwood Bravo Theater
1107 Fashion Ridge Road, Dry Ridge, KY 41094

South

Now through Sep 21, 2021

Brad Brown's Comedy Magic Show

Barnwood Bravo Theater
1107 Fashion Ridge Road, Dry Ridge, KY 41094

South

Fun, family-friendly comedy and magic presented weekly at the Barnwood Bravo Theater in Dry Ridge, Ky. Brad Brown's performance is 75 minutes with no intermission. It is presented in an intimate theater where every seat has a great view. Ticket includes dinner as well as the...

Fun, family-friendly comedy and magic presented weekly at the Barnwood Bravo Theater in Dry Ridge, Ky. Brad Brown's performance is 75 minutes with no intermission. It is presented in an intimate theater where every seat has a great view. Ticket includes dinner as well as the...

Sep 22, 2021 through Oct 16, 2021

Pipeline

Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati
1127 Vine St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Sep 22, 2021 through Oct 16, 2021

Pipeline

Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati
1127 Vine St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Nya, a public high school teacher, is committed to her students but desperate to give her only son, Omari, opportunities they’ll never have. But when an explosive incident at his prestigious private school threatens to get him expelled, will all her efforts be lost? A...

Nya, a public high school teacher, is committed to her students but desperate to give her only son, Omari, opportunities they’ll never have. But when an explosive incident at his prestigious private school threatens to get him expelled, will all her efforts be lost? A...

Now through Sep 26, 2021

Kaplan New Works Series

Eden Park
Seasongood Pavilion, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Sep 26, 2021

Kaplan New Works Series

Eden Park
Seasongood Pavilion, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

The Ballet season starts with the annual Kaplan New Works Series, but with a twist! This year the production takes place outdoors at Seasongood Pavilion in Eden Park. Featuring groundbreaking choreography, the program includes world premieres from DANCEFIX phenom Heather Britt...

The Ballet season starts with the annual Kaplan New Works Series, but with a twist! This year the production takes place outdoors at Seasongood Pavilion in Eden Park. Featuring groundbreaking choreography, the program includes world premieres from DANCEFIX phenom Heather Britt...

Now through Oct 08, 2021

The Dinner Detective Murder Mystery Show

Embassy Suites Cincinnati RiverCenter
10 E. Rivercenter Boulevard, Covington, KY 41011

South

Now through Oct 08, 2021

The Dinner Detective Murder Mystery Show

Embassy Suites Cincinnati RiverCenter
10 E. Rivercenter Boulevard, Covington, KY 41011

South

America’s largest interactive comedy murder mystery dinner theatre show is now playing! Solve a hilarious mystery while you feast on a fantastic dinner. Just beware! The culprit is hiding in plain sight somewhere in the room, and you may find yourself as a Prime Suspect before...

America’s largest interactive comedy murder mystery dinner theatre show is now playing! Solve a hilarious mystery while you feast on a fantastic dinner. Just beware! The culprit is hiding in plain sight somewhere in the room, and you may find yourself as a Prime Suspect before...

Sep 24, 2021 through Oct 09, 2021

Guess Who's Coming To Dinner

Falcon Theatre
636 Monmouth Street, Newport, KY 41071

South

Sep 24, 2021 through Oct 09, 2021

Guess Who's Coming To Dinner

Falcon Theatre
636 Monmouth Street, Newport, KY 41071

South

Joanna Drayton’s unannounced early return from a Hawaiian holiday causes a stir when she brings to her childhood upper-class home her new fiancé, John Prentice: a widowed, black physician. Joanna’s parents—newspaper publisher Matt Drayton and his wife art gallery owner...

Joanna Drayton’s unannounced early return from a Hawaiian holiday causes a stir when she brings to her childhood upper-class home her new fiancé, John Prentice: a widowed, black physician. Joanna’s parents—newspaper publisher Matt Drayton and his wife art gallery owner...

Sep 25, 2021

Art Waves Enjoy the Arts @ Parks: Fernbank Park

Fernbank Park
50 Thornton Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45233

West

Sep 25, 2021

Art Waves Enjoy the Arts @ Parks: Fernbank Park

Fernbank Park
50 Thornton Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45233

West

Great Parks has partnered with ArtsWave to host free outdoor concerts this season! Enjoy the Arts @ Parks, presented by Macy’s, for multiple performances at your favorite parks. Enjoy free, live performances from Madcap Puppets, Cultural Centre of India, Revolution of Dance...

Great Parks has partnered with ArtsWave to host free outdoor concerts this season! Enjoy the Arts @ Parks, presented by Macy’s, for multiple performances at your favorite parks. Enjoy free, live performances from Madcap Puppets, Cultural Centre of India, Revolution of Dance...

Oct 02, 2021

What Moves Us

Aronoff Center for the Arts
650 Walnut, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Oct 02, 2021

What Moves Us

Aronoff Center for the Arts
650 Walnut, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Showcase of what inspires the Anaya Belly Dance performers to move, dance, and create. This showcase is family friendly and will feature a variety of movement styles including belly dance and modern fusion.

Showcase of what inspires the Anaya Belly Dance performers to move, dance, and create. This showcase is family friendly and will feature a variety of movement styles including belly dance and modern fusion.

Oct 07, 2021 through Oct 08, 2021

Sex n’ the City: A (Super Unauthorized) Musical Parody

Aronoff Center for the Arts
650 Walnut, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Oct 07, 2021 through Oct 08, 2021

Sex n’ the City: A (Super Unauthorized) Musical Parody

Aronoff Center for the Arts
650 Walnut, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

This musical follows the popular TV series' favorite single gals looking for love in the big city.

This musical follows the popular TV series' favorite single gals looking for love in the big city.

Now through Nov 13, 2021

Romeo & Juliet

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company
1195 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Nov 13, 2021

Romeo & Juliet

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company
1195 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

William Shakespeare's timeless tale of two star-crossed lovers and the feuding families who tear them apart, returns to the Cincinnati Shakespeare Company stage in all of its everlasting grandeur. Revel in lavish masked balls, rousing street brawls, tragic young love, and some...

William Shakespeare's timeless tale of two star-crossed lovers and the feuding families who tear them apart, returns to the Cincinnati Shakespeare Company stage in all of its everlasting grandeur. Revel in lavish masked balls, rousing street brawls, tragic young love, and some...

Oct 09, 2021

Remembering James: The Life and Music of James Brown

Aronoff Center for the Arts
650 Walnut, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Oct 09, 2021

Remembering James: The Life and Music of James Brown

Aronoff Center for the Arts
650 Walnut, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

This 90-minute musical stars 2020 Broadway World Award-winner Dedrick Weathersby in the title role, telling the story of The Godfather of Soul, James Brown, from 1951-1968.

This 90-minute musical stars 2020 Broadway World Award-winner Dedrick Weathersby in the title role, telling the story of The Godfather of Soul, James Brown, from 1951-1968.

Oct 09, 2021 through Nov 07, 2021

The West End

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

Uptown

Oct 09, 2021 through Nov 07, 2021

The West End

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

Uptown

It’s 1941 in Cincinnati’s historic West End. Every day, the region grows as African Americans migrate from the Deep South and forge new lives in northern cities. At the same time, German residents face growing hostility as the U.S. teeters on the brink of World War II....

It’s 1941 in Cincinnati’s historic West End. Every day, the region grows as African Americans migrate from the Deep South and forge new lives in northern cities. At the same time, German residents face growing hostility as the U.S. teeters on the brink of World War II....

Oct 09, 2021

Andrew Schulz: The Infamous Tour

Andrew Brady Icon Music Center
25 Race Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Oct 09, 2021

Andrew Schulz: The Infamous Tour

Andrew Brady Icon Music Center
25 Race Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Stand-up comedian.

Stand-up comedian.