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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 Feb 28, 2021

20th Century Blues | Virtual Dramatic Reading

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

Downtown

Now through Feb 28, 2021

20th Century Blues | Virtual Dramatic Reading

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

Downtown

An impromptu behind-bars snapshot taken during a 1970s protest lockup sparks an eccentric, four-decade friendship. Every year, photographer Danny and her friends reunite to take a new photo showcasing their changing (and aging) selves. When Danny is offered a TED Talk career...

An impromptu behind-bars snapshot taken during a 1970s protest lockup sparks an eccentric, four-decade friendship. Every year, photographer Danny and her friends reunite to take a new photo showcasing their changing (and aging) selves. When Danny is offered a TED Talk career...

Now through Feb 28, 2021

Snow White

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

Downtown

Now through Feb 28, 2021

Snow White

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

Downtown

Who’s the ‘fairest of them all?’ Find out this season in a regional premiere of our Family Series: Snow White. It’s the treasured fairy tale of a jealous Queen, her beautiful stepdaughter, and a kiss from a handsome Prince. Snow White is an hour-long, narrated, fun,...

Who’s the ‘fairest of them all?’ Find out this season in a regional premiere of our Family Series: Snow White. It’s the treasured fairy tale of a jealous Queen, her beautiful stepdaughter, and a kiss from a handsome Prince. Snow White is an hour-long, narrated, fun,...

Now through Dec 05, 2021

Wicked (Special Engagement)

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

Now through Dec 05, 2021

Wicked (Special Engagement)

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

So much happened before Dorothy dropped in.   WICKED, the Broadway sensation, looks at what happened in the Land of Oz…but from a different angle. Long before Dorothy arrives, there is another girl, born with emerald-green skin—smart, fiery, misunderstood, and...

So much happened before Dorothy dropped in.   WICKED, the Broadway sensation, looks at what happened in the Land of Oz…but from a different angle. Long before Dorothy arrives, there is another girl, born with emerald-green skin—smart, fiery, misunderstood, and...

Mar 06, 2021 through Apr 03, 2021

Steel Magnolias

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

Uptown

Mar 06, 2021 through Apr 03, 2021

Steel Magnolias

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

Uptown

At Truvy’s beauty salon you can always get the best hair ‘do — and the best gossip! A tight-knit group of Louisiana women gather regularly to bond, dish and offer advice on everything from motherhood and marriage to tragedy and loss. Beloved characters like the...

At Truvy’s beauty salon you can always get the best hair ‘do — and the best gossip! A tight-knit group of Louisiana women gather regularly to bond, dish and offer advice on everything from motherhood and marriage to tragedy and loss. Beloved characters like the...

Mar 11, 2021 through Mar 21, 2021

The Kaplan New Works Series

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

Downtown

Mar 11, 2021 through Mar 21, 2021

The Kaplan New Works Series

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

Downtown

The Kaplan New Works Series kicks off the season with a parade of world premieres! Audiences can look forward to athletic and innovative new works from Cincinnati Ballet’s Artistic Director Victoria Morgan and Resident Choreographer Jennifer Archibald, as well as a provocative...

The Kaplan New Works Series kicks off the season with a parade of world premieres! Audiences can look forward to athletic and innovative new works from Cincinnati Ballet’s Artistic Director Victoria Morgan and Resident Choreographer Jennifer Archibald, as well as a provocative...

Mar 12, 2021

The Agitators

Virtual/Online
636 Monmouth Street, Newport, KY 41071

Mar 12, 2021

The Agitators

Virtual/Online
636 Monmouth Street, Newport, KY 41071

A riveting story about the friendship that persisted through the years between Susan B. Anthony and Frederick Douglass as both fought tirelessly for the rights of others. The play struggles with the question “Do you believe there can be a country for all?”

A riveting story about the friendship that persisted through the years between Susan B. Anthony and Frederick Douglass as both fought tirelessly for the rights of others. The play struggles with the question “Do you believe there can be a country for all?”

Mar 20, 2021 through Apr 25, 2021

Tiny Beautiful Things

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

Uptown

Mar 20, 2021 through Apr 25, 2021

Tiny Beautiful Things

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

Uptown

How do we become un-stuck? How much is too much? What’s this love thing all about anyway? In her best-selling book Tiny Beautiful Things, Cheryl Strayed (author of Wild) tackled these questions and more as the anonymous advice columnist Dear Sugar. With profound honesty and...

How do we become un-stuck? How much is too much? What’s this love thing all about anyway? In her best-selling book Tiny Beautiful Things, Cheryl Strayed (author of Wild) tackled these questions and more as the anonymous advice columnist Dear Sugar. With profound honesty and...

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