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Now through Dec 01, 2019

The Merry Wives of Windsor

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company
1195 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Dec 01, 2019

The Merry Wives of Windsor

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company
1195 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

The bawdy, bombastic, and chronically cash-poor Sir John Falstaff has been raising hell in the quiet town of Windsor. When his massive bar tab outstrips his meager means, he needs to raise some cash—and quick. He hatches a plan to seduce two of Windsor's most wealthy married...

The bawdy, bombastic, and chronically cash-poor Sir John Falstaff has been raising hell in the quiet town of Windsor. When his massive bar tab outstrips his meager means, he needs to raise some cash—and quick. He hatches a plan to seduce two of Windsor's most wealthy married...

Nov 29, 2019

Sister's Christmas Cateshicm: The Mystery of The Magi's Gold

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

Downtown

Nov 29, 2019

Sister's Christmas Cateshicm: The Mystery of The Magi's Gold

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

Downtown

It's 'CSI: Bethlehem' in this holiday mystery extravaganza, from the author of Late Nite Catechism, as Sister takes on the mystery that has intrigued historians throughout the ages -- whatever happened to the Magi's gold? ('We know that Mary used the frankincense and myrrh as a...

It's 'CSI: Bethlehem' in this holiday mystery extravaganza, from the author of Late Nite Catechism, as Sister takes on the mystery that has intrigued historians throughout the ages -- whatever happened to the Magi's gold? ('We know that Mary used the frankincense and myrrh as a...

Nov 22, 2019 through Dec 07, 2019

Marjorie Prime

Falcon Theatre
636 Monmouth Street, Newport, KY 41071

South

Nov 22, 2019 through Dec 07, 2019

Marjorie Prime

Falcon Theatre
636 Monmouth Street, Newport, KY 41071

South

What would we remember and what would we forget if given the chance? This richly spare, wondrous new play explores the mysteries of human identity and the limits, if any, of what technology can replace in the age of artificial intelligence. A must for any fans of Black Mirror!

What would we remember and what would we forget if given the chance? This richly spare, wondrous new play explores the mysteries of human identity and the limits, if any, of what technology can replace in the age of artificial intelligence. A must for any fans of Black Mirror!

Now through Jan 05, 2020

2 Pianos, 4 Hands

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

Uptown

Now through Jan 05, 2020

2 Pianos, 4 Hands

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

Uptown

Piano wizardry and laugh-out-loud comedy come together to tell the story of Richard and Ted’s life-long pursuit of becoming concert pianist superstars. They work tirelessly to master legendary music from Beethoven and Bach to Billy Joel, enduring endless practice, stage fright...

Piano wizardry and laugh-out-loud comedy come together to tell the story of Richard and Ted’s life-long pursuit of becoming concert pianist superstars. They work tirelessly to master legendary music from Beethoven and Bach to Billy Joel, enduring endless practice, stage fright...

Nov 22, 2019 through Dec 21, 2019

Puffs, or Seven Increasingly Interesting Years at a Certain School of Magic and Magic

Know Theatre of Cincinnati
1120 Jackson St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Nov 22, 2019 through Dec 21, 2019

Puffs, or Seven Increasingly Interesting Years at a Certain School of Magic and Magic

Know Theatre of Cincinnati
1120 Jackson St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Heroes. Made. Not Born. Except sometimes they are born. On a gloomy night in a far away magical land called: England. Follow a trio of friends, three "Puffs," as they study magic at school of female magic and male magic concurrent with a certain boy wizard and his friends....

Heroes. Made. Not Born. Except sometimes they are born. On a gloomy night in a far away magical land called: England. Follow a trio of friends, three "Puffs," as they study magic at school of female magic and male magic concurrent with a certain boy wizard and his friends....

Now through Nov 29, 2019

ComedySportz Cincinnati Friday Night Match

Memorial Hall
1225 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Nov 29, 2019

ComedySportz Cincinnati Friday Night Match

Memorial Hall
1225 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Before you can say “gobble, gobble” they’ll have you laughing at ComedySportz Cincinnati! Put down that pumpkin pie and join us for Cincinnati’s only competitive improv where two teams, the Northern Kentucky Grass and the Cincinnati Big Machine, compete for your...

Before you can say “gobble, gobble” they’ll have you laughing at ComedySportz Cincinnati! Put down that pumpkin pie and join us for Cincinnati’s only competitive improv where two teams, the Northern Kentucky Grass and the Cincinnati Big Machine, compete for your...

Nov 30, 2019

Jedi Academy: The Force Within!

Memorial Hall
1225 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Nov 30, 2019

Jedi Academy: The Force Within!

Memorial Hall
1225 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

A long time ago and not so very far away….children yearned to be Rebels.   Your family will thrill as they join the Rebel Alliance and access the Force within! David Engel’s JEDI ACADEMY! is a solo, comedy variety show that captivates kids and nostalgic adults alike....

A long time ago and not so very far away….children yearned to be Rebels.   Your family will thrill as they join the Rebel Alliance and access the Force within! David Engel’s JEDI ACADEMY! is a solo, comedy variety show that captivates kids and nostalgic adults alike....

Now through Dec 27, 2109

A Christmas Carol

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

Uptown

Now through Dec 27, 2109

A Christmas Carol

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

Uptown

Ebenezer Scrooge undergoes a miraculous Christmas Eve transformation as he views with new eyes his past, present and the possibilities of the future. As he witnesses all those who have improved his life he realizes that it's never too late to change his miserly ways. A Christmas...

Ebenezer Scrooge undergoes a miraculous Christmas Eve transformation as he views with new eyes his past, present and the possibilities of the future. As he witnesses all those who have improved his life he realizes that it's never too late to change his miserly ways. A Christmas...

Nov 30, 2019 through Dec 01, 2019

Bah Humbug! A One-Man Christmas Carol

The Children's Theatre of Cincinnati
4015 Red Bank Road, Cincinnati, OH 45227

East

Nov 30, 2019 through Dec 01, 2019

Bah Humbug! A One-Man Christmas Carol

The Children's Theatre of Cincinnati
4015 Red Bank Road, Cincinnati, OH 45227

East

Hypnotic... Timeless... Festive... Fun... It’s the season’s most entertaining & unique holiday offering. What’s the fun twist?! All characters in this production are performed by ONE PERSON – from Scrooge to Tiny Tim! Audiences will be mesmerized by this imaginative...

Hypnotic... Timeless... Festive... Fun... It’s the season’s most entertaining & unique holiday offering. What’s the fun twist?! All characters in this production are performed by ONE PERSON – from Scrooge to Tiny Tim! Audiences will be mesmerized by this imaginative...

Nov 30, 2019

Disney Junior Holiday Party

Taft Theatre
317 E. Fifth St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Nov 30, 2019

Disney Junior Holiday Party

Taft Theatre
317 E. Fifth St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Disney Junior Holiday Party! is a dazzling musical wonderland where children and their families can sing and dance along to their favorite Disney Junior songs plus holiday classics with their favorite Disney friends, including Mickey & Minnie Mouse, the Puppy Dog Pals,...

Disney Junior Holiday Party! is a dazzling musical wonderland where children and their families can sing and dance along to their favorite Disney Junior songs plus holiday classics with their favorite Disney friends, including Mickey & Minnie Mouse, the Puppy Dog Pals,...

Nov 30, 2019 through Dec 01, 2019

Winter Daydreams: Tchaikovsky and Schumann

Music Hall
1241 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Nov 30, 2019 through Dec 01, 2019

Winter Daydreams: Tchaikovsky and Schumann

Music Hall
1241 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

May Festival Music Director Laureate James Conlon leads a lavishly expressive program this Thanksgiving weekend.

May Festival Music Director Laureate James Conlon leads a lavishly expressive program this Thanksgiving weekend.

Now through Dec 14, 2019

The Rocky Horror Picture Show

Esquire Theatre
320 Ludlow Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45220

Uptown

Now through Dec 14, 2019

The Rocky Horror Picture Show

Esquire Theatre
320 Ludlow Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45220

Uptown

This cult classic, presented with a live cast from The Denton Affair, is all about audience participation. Feel free to dress up and bring flashlights, noisemakers and bells. All age restrictions apply. No One under 17 admitted without an adult guardian. Make sure to come early...

This cult classic, presented with a live cast from The Denton Affair, is all about audience participation. Feel free to dress up and bring flashlights, noisemakers and bells. All age restrictions apply. No One under 17 admitted without an adult guardian. Make sure to come early...

Dec 03, 2019

Happy Holidays with the Mighty Wurlitzer

Music Hall
1241 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Dec 03, 2019

Happy Holidays with the Mighty Wurlitzer

Music Hall
1241 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Join us for all your seasonal favorites as the one of a kind special effects and jingling bells of the Mighty Wurlitzer Theatre Organ sets off the holiday spirit. Everything old is new again as you share this historic organ and talent with your friends and family at this special...

Join us for all your seasonal favorites as the one of a kind special effects and jingling bells of the Mighty Wurlitzer Theatre Organ sets off the holiday spirit. Everything old is new again as you share this historic organ and talent with your friends and family at this special...

Dec 03, 2019 through Dec 15, 2019

Hello, Dolly!

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

Downtown

Dec 03, 2019 through Dec 15, 2019

Hello, Dolly!

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

Downtown

Winner of four Tony Awards including Best Musical Revival, HELLO, DOLLY! is the universally acclaimed smash that NPR calls 'the best show of the year!' and the Los Angeles Times says 'distills the mood-elevating properties of the American musical at its giddy best'. Director...

Winner of four Tony Awards including Best Musical Revival, HELLO, DOLLY! is the universally acclaimed smash that NPR calls 'the best show of the year!' and the Los Angeles Times says 'distills the mood-elevating properties of the American musical at its giddy best'. Director...

Dec 04, 2019 through Jan 04, 2020

The Frog Princess

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

Downtown

Dec 04, 2019 through Jan 04, 2020

The Frog Princess

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

Downtown

Prince Ivan’s father has declared that it is time for his sons to marry, but when Ivan discovers his bride-to-be is actually a frog, he is toad-ally disappointed. Vasilisa is more than your typical hoppy-go- lucky frog, though...she’s a kindhearted princess under a curse!...

Prince Ivan’s father has declared that it is time for his sons to marry, but when Ivan discovers his bride-to-be is actually a frog, he is toad-ally disappointed. Vasilisa is more than your typical hoppy-go- lucky frog, though...she’s a kindhearted princess under a curse!...

Dec 05, 2019 through Dec 29, 2019

Miracle on 34th St. The Musical

Covedale Center for the Performing Arts
4990 Glenway Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45238

West

Dec 05, 2019 through Dec 29, 2019

Miracle on 34th St. The Musical

Covedale Center for the Performing Arts
4990 Glenway Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45238

West

A holiday classic from Meredith Willson, the writer of the musical classic, The Music Man! Single mother, Doris Walker, doesn't want her six-year-old Susan's head filled with romantic notions. Their neighbor, Fred Gailey, tries to woo Doris by taking Susan to see Santa Claus at...

A holiday classic from Meredith Willson, the writer of the musical classic, The Music Man! Single mother, Doris Walker, doesn't want her six-year-old Susan's head filled with romantic notions. Their neighbor, Fred Gailey, tries to woo Doris by taking Susan to see Santa Claus at...

Now through Dec 22, 2022

SwinGallery - Vintage Swing Dancing

Liberty Exhibition Hall
3938 Spring Grove Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45215

North

Now through Dec 22, 2022

SwinGallery - Vintage Swing Dancing

Liberty Exhibition Hall
3938 Spring Grove Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45215

North

The region's longest running swing dance venue. With weekly dance lessons in Lindy Hop, East Coast Swing, Charleston and more. Live music on the first Thursday of every month with the Jazz Coasters. All ages welcome. No partner required.

The region's longest running swing dance venue. With weekly dance lessons in Lindy Hop, East Coast Swing, Charleston and more. Live music on the first Thursday of every month with the Jazz Coasters. All ages welcome. No partner required.

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