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Now through Nov 18, 2018

Kevin Bozeman

Go Bananas Comedy Club
8410 Market Place Lane, Cincinnati, OH 45242

North

Now through Nov 18, 2018

Kevin Bozeman

Go Bananas Comedy Club
8410 Market Place Lane, Cincinnati, OH 45242

North

 In 2000 Kevin was the winner of the Midwest region of the HBO “Comedy Competition” and flew to Los Angeles to compete as a finalist. He performed on Comedy Central’s “Premium Blend” in 2003, and finished 2nd in the Boston Comedy Competition in 2005. He was a...

 In 2000 Kevin was the winner of the Midwest region of the HBO “Comedy Competition” and flew to Los Angeles to compete as a finalist. He performed on Comedy Central’s “Premium Blend” in 2003, and finished 2nd in the Boston Comedy Competition in 2005. He was a...

Nov 17, 2018

Eurydice

Music Hall
1241 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Nov 17, 2018

Eurydice

Music Hall
1241 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Cincinnati Opera and CCM Opera's joint Opera Fusion: New Works program presents excerpts from Eurydice.  Eurydice, by composer Matthew Aucoin and playwright Sarah Ruhl, retells the ancient Greek myth of Orpheus from the perspective of his wife Eurydice, who is trapped...

Cincinnati Opera and CCM Opera's joint Opera Fusion: New Works program presents excerpts from Eurydice.  Eurydice, by composer Matthew Aucoin and playwright Sarah Ruhl, retells the ancient Greek myth of Orpheus from the perspective of his wife Eurydice, who is trapped...

Nov 16, 2018 through Dec 01, 2018

A Small Fire

Falcon Theatre
636 Monmouth Street, Newport, KY 41071

South

Nov 16, 2018 through Dec 01, 2018

A Small Fire

Falcon Theatre
636 Monmouth Street, Newport, KY 41071

South

Adam Bock's meticulously crafted A Small Fire follows John and Emily Bridges, a long-married couple whose happy, middle-class lives are upended when Emily falls victim to a mysterious disease. As her senses are slowly stripped away smell, taste, sight Emily resolves to remain...

Adam Bock's meticulously crafted A Small Fire follows John and Emily Bridges, a long-married couple whose happy, middle-class lives are upended when Emily falls victim to a mysterious disease. As her senses are slowly stripped away smell, taste, sight Emily resolves to remain...

Now through Nov 18, 2018

'Death and the Maiden' by Ariel Dorfman

Mount St. Joseph University
5701 Delhi Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45233

West

Now through Nov 18, 2018

'Death and the Maiden' by Ariel Dorfman

Mount St. Joseph University
5701 Delhi Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45233

West

The Mount St. Joseph University Drama Club presents Ariel Dorfman’s 'Death and the Maiden', November 8-12 and 15-18 in the Recital Hall. Paulina, the survivor of torture under a totalitarian dictatorship in an unnamed Latin American country, comes face to face with the man...

The Mount St. Joseph University Drama Club presents Ariel Dorfman’s 'Death and the Maiden', November 8-12 and 15-18 in the Recital Hall. Paulina, the survivor of torture under a totalitarian dictatorship in an unnamed Latin American country, comes face to face with the man...

Now through Nov 18, 2018

The Wizard of Oz

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

Now through Nov 18, 2018

The Wizard of Oz

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

Dorothy Gale, a young girl living on a Kansas farm with her Aunt Em and Uncle Henry, dreams of escaping her mundane life. So when witchy old Miss Gulch threatens to impound Dorothy’s dog Toto, Dorothy runs away with her pet, only to be whisked away to the Land of OZ in a...

Dorothy Gale, a young girl living on a Kansas farm with her Aunt Em and Uncle Henry, dreams of escaping her mundane life. So when witchy old Miss Gulch threatens to impound Dorothy’s dog Toto, Dorothy runs away with her pet, only to be whisked away to the Land of OZ in a...

Now through Dec 23, 2018

Cincinnati King

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

Uptown

Now through Dec 23, 2018

Cincinnati King

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

Uptown

Celebrate Cincinnati’s rich music history in this world premiere musical about King Records. Based on hundreds of interviews, the story traces the groundbreaking rise of music pioneer Syd Nathan and the artists he produced, the music he created and the enemies he made along...

Celebrate Cincinnati’s rich music history in this world premiere musical about King Records. Based on hundreds of interviews, the story traces the groundbreaking rise of music pioneer Syd Nathan and the artists he produced, the music he created and the enemies he made along...

Now through Nov 17, 2018

Sentimental Journey A Salute to the USO

Theater 42
2752 US 42, Lebanon, OH 45036

North

Now through Nov 17, 2018

Sentimental Journey A Salute to the USO

Theater 42
2752 US 42, Lebanon, OH 45036

North

Take trip down memory lane with musical tribute to heyday of USO with comedy big band and swing in this musical revue.

Take trip down memory lane with musical tribute to heyday of USO with comedy big band and swing in this musical revue.

Nov 16, 2018 through Nov 18, 2018

Drew Lynch

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

North

Nov 16, 2018 through Nov 18, 2018

Drew Lynch

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

North

In 2015, Drew Lynch captured the hearts of America with his Golden Buzzer performance on Season 10 of America’s Got Talent. “The person I was before would probably never hangout with who I am today” is the statement that resonated most in capturing audiences across the...

In 2015, Drew Lynch captured the hearts of America with his Golden Buzzer performance on Season 10 of America’s Got Talent. “The person I was before would probably never hangout with who I am today” is the statement that resonated most in capturing audiences across the...

Now through Dec 30, 2018

White Christmas

La Comedia Dinner Theatre
765 W. Central Ave., Springboro, OH 45066

North

Now through Dec 30, 2018

White Christmas

La Comedia Dinner Theatre
765 W. Central Ave., Springboro, OH 45066

North

2 veterans have successful song-and-dance act after World War II. With romance in mind, they follow duo of beautiful singing sisters en route to their Christmas show at Vermont lodge.

2 veterans have successful song-and-dance act after World War II. With romance in mind, they follow duo of beautiful singing sisters en route to their Christmas show at Vermont lodge.

Now through Nov 18, 2018

Little Shop of Horrors

School for Creative & Performing Arts
108 W. Central Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Nov 18, 2018

Little Shop of Horrors

School for Creative & Performing Arts
108 W. Central Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Join us for our season opener-- Little Shop of Horrors! The School for Creative & Performing Arts is proud to present the musical production of “Little Shop of Horrors”. We invite you to join us while we rock with Seymour, a meek floral assistant and his new breed of...

Join us for our season opener-- Little Shop of Horrors! The School for Creative & Performing Arts is proud to present the musical production of “Little Shop of Horrors”. We invite you to join us while we rock with Seymour, a meek floral assistant and his new breed of...

Now through Nov 18, 2018

Good Kids

Gates-Abegglen Theatre
420 S. Patterson Ave., 119 CPA, Oxford, OH 45056

North

Now through Nov 18, 2018

Good Kids

Gates-Abegglen Theatre
420 S. Patterson Ave., 119 CPA, Oxford, OH 45056

North

Based loosely on an actual event that happened in Steubenville, Ohio, Good Kids is a chilling portrayal of the gravity of sexual assault and the permanence of social media. After a big high school party, a sixteen year-old girl wakes up, undressed, in a strange boy's house with...

Based loosely on an actual event that happened in Steubenville, Ohio, Good Kids is a chilling portrayal of the gravity of sexual assault and the permanence of social media. After a big high school party, a sixteen year-old girl wakes up, undressed, in a strange boy's house with...

Now through Nov 18, 2018

Good Kids

Miami University
501 East High Street, Oxford, OH 45056

North

Now through Nov 18, 2018

Good Kids

Miami University
501 East High Street, Oxford, OH 45056

North

OXFORD, Ohio--- The Miami University Theatre Department presents Good Kids, a drama by Naomi Iizuka that follows the story of Chloe, a high school student, after a party gone wrong. The performances will be directed by Torie Wiggins and take place in the Gates-Abegglen Theatre...

OXFORD, Ohio--- The Miami University Theatre Department presents Good Kids, a drama by Naomi Iizuka that follows the story of Chloe, a high school student, after a party gone wrong. The performances will be directed by Torie Wiggins and take place in the Gates-Abegglen Theatre...

Now through Nov 23, 2018

ComedySportz Cincinnati

Memorial Hall
1225 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Nov 23, 2018

ComedySportz Cincinnati

Memorial Hall
1225 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

If you want to add some extra spice to your “pun”kin spice latte then ComedySportz is what you need. The Cincinnati Big Machine and the Northern Kentucky Grass are ready to compete for your laughs and our referee has that whistle ready in case anyone acts like a turkey. The...

If you want to add some extra spice to your “pun”kin spice latte then ComedySportz is what you need. The Cincinnati Big Machine and the Northern Kentucky Grass are ready to compete for your laughs and our referee has that whistle ready in case anyone acts like a turkey. The...

Now through Nov 18, 2018

In Love and Warcraft

The Carnegie
1028 Scott Blvd., Covington, KY 41011

South

Now through Nov 18, 2018

In Love and Warcraft

The Carnegie
1028 Scott Blvd., Covington, KY 41011

South

Gamer girl makes money writing love letters for people having relationship problems but is unprepared when she falls in love.

Gamer girl makes money writing love letters for people having relationship problems but is unprepared when she falls in love.

Now through Dec 12, 2018

Arts Academy at Artsville

Artsville
5021 Whetsel Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45227

East

Now through Dec 12, 2018

Arts Academy at Artsville

Artsville
5021 Whetsel Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45227

East

Students are invited to explore, experiment, and develop their creativity through music, visual art, theater and dance at Arts Academy at Artsville, a free, weekly, after-school program hosted by Artsville and the Cincinnati Academy of Performing Arts. Arts Academy at Artsville...

Students are invited to explore, experiment, and develop their creativity through music, visual art, theater and dance at Arts Academy at Artsville, a free, weekly, after-school program hosted by Artsville and the Cincinnati Academy of Performing Arts. Arts Academy at Artsville...

Now through Nov 19, 2018

Bandstand: The Broadway Musical on Screen

Milford 16
500 Rivers Edge Drive, Cincinnati, OH 45150

East

Now through Nov 19, 2018

Bandstand: The Broadway Musical on Screen

Milford 16
500 Rivers Edge Drive, Cincinnati, OH 45150

East

Back by popular demand! From Andy Blankenbuehler, winner of the 2017 Tony Award® for Best Choreography for BANDSTAND and the 2016 Tony Award for Best Choreography for HAMILTON, comes the new musical that explodes with the most high-octane, heart-stopping and best dancing on...

Back by popular demand! From Andy Blankenbuehler, winner of the 2017 Tony Award® for Best Choreography for BANDSTAND and the 2016 Tony Award for Best Choreography for HAMILTON, comes the new musical that explodes with the most high-octane, heart-stopping and best dancing on...

Nov 21, 2018 through Dec 29, 2018

A Christmas Carol

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

Uptown

Nov 21, 2018 through Dec 29, 2018

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...

Now through Mar 20, 2019

Pro-Am Night

Go Bananas Comedy Club
8410 Market Place Lane, Cincinnati, OH 45242

North

Now through Mar 20, 2019

Pro-Am Night

Go Bananas Comedy Club
8410 Market Place Lane, Cincinnati, OH 45242

North

Catch local newbies, club regulars, and touring headliners drop new material every Wednesday. Some will be funny and some won't be, but it's always a great show!

Catch local newbies, club regulars, and touring headliners drop new material every Wednesday. Some will be funny and some won't be, but it's always a great show!

Nov 23, 2018 through Nov 24, 2018

Lil Duval

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

North

Nov 23, 2018 through Nov 24, 2018

Lil Duval

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

North

Some comedians work at making people laugh. Others just do. Born with the gift to make people laugh, Lil Duval explains that, for him, “comedy was a natural thing. People always found me funny. It wasn't that I was trying to be funny; they just found me funny.” 

Some comedians work at making people laugh. Others just do. Born with the gift to make people laugh, Lil Duval explains that, for him, “comedy was a natural thing. People always found me funny. It wasn't that I was trying to be funny; they just found me funny.” 

Nov 16, 2018 through Dec 02, 2018

Twelfth Night

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company
1195 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Nov 16, 2018 through Dec 02, 2018

Twelfth Night

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company
1195 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

What do you get when you combine a shipwreck, a cross-dressed Lady, a lovelorn Lord, a fickle Countess, a drunken uncle, a flamboyant fop, an uptight servant, a mischievous clown, a protective pirate and an identical twin? You get the kind of delightfully and deliciously twisted...

What do you get when you combine a shipwreck, a cross-dressed Lady, a lovelorn Lord, a fickle Countess, a drunken uncle, a flamboyant fop, an uptight servant, a mischievous clown, a protective pirate and an identical twin? You get the kind of delightfully and deliciously twisted...

Nov 23, 2018 through Dec 23, 2018

A Christmas Story

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

Nov 23, 2018 through Dec 23, 2018

A Christmas Story

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

“You’ll shoot your eye out, kid!” Jean Shepherd's memoir of growing up in 1940’s Indiana, follows Ralphie Parker in his quest to get a genuine Red Ryder BB gun for Christmas. Ralphie pleads his case to his mother, his teacher and Santa Claus himself at Goldblatt's...

“You’ll shoot your eye out, kid!” Jean Shepherd's memoir of growing up in 1940’s Indiana, follows Ralphie Parker in his quest to get a genuine Red Ryder BB gun for Christmas. Ralphie pleads his case to his mother, his teacher and Santa Claus himself at Goldblatt's...

Nov 24, 2018 through Dec 15, 2018

Caroling on the Connector

Downtown Cincinnati
, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Nov 24, 2018 through Dec 15, 2018

Caroling on the Connector

Downtown Cincinnati
, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Enjoy holiday tunes while riding on the Cincinnati Bell Connector.  Free rides: November 23 and 24, December 1, 8, and 15. 

Enjoy holiday tunes while riding on the Cincinnati Bell Connector.  Free rides: November 23 and 24, December 1, 8, and 15. 

Now through Dec 15, 2018

TRICK!

Falcon Theatre
636 Monmouth Street, Newport, KY 41071

Now through Dec 15, 2018

TRICK!

Falcon Theatre
636 Monmouth Street, Newport, KY 41071

“Trick” is a fast paced 70 minute evening of Pure Clean Family entertainment! This New and Exciting show, geared towards the entire family, is a throw back to the days of Vaudeville, All Starring Award Winning Magical Entertainer Sir Pat-Trick, who takes the Audience on a...

“Trick” is a fast paced 70 minute evening of Pure Clean Family entertainment! This New and Exciting show, geared towards the entire family, is a throw back to the days of Vaudeville, All Starring Award Winning Magical Entertainer Sir Pat-Trick, who takes the Audience on a...

Now through Dec 22, 2018

The Dinner Detective Murder Mystery Show

The Dinner Detective Murder Mystery Dinner Show
10 East Rivercenter Boulevard, Covington, KY 41011

South

Now through Dec 22, 2018

The Dinner Detective Murder Mystery Show

The Dinner Detective Murder Mystery Dinner Show
10 East Rivercenter Boulevard, Covington, KY 41011

South

America’s largest interactive murder mystery dinner show! The Dinner Detective provides a hilarious evening of murder mystery, a 4-course meal, and a prize package for the top sleuth. Just beware, the killer might be sitting right next to you!

America’s largest interactive murder mystery dinner show! The Dinner Detective provides a hilarious evening of murder mystery, a 4-course meal, and a prize package for the top sleuth. Just beware, the killer might be sitting right next to you!

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