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Performing Arts

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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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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.

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...

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 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 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...

May 26, 2021 through May 27, 2021

The Skivvies: Live and Literally In-Person!

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

Uptown

May 26, 2021 through May 27, 2021

The Skivvies: Live and Literally In-Person!

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

Uptown

The Skivvies are Lauren Molina and Nick Cearley, singer/actor/musicians who are known for their comedy-pop, "undie"-rock. Performing stripped down arrangements of eclectic covers and eccentric originals, not only is the music stripped down — cello, ukulele, glockenspiel,...

The Skivvies are Lauren Molina and Nick Cearley, singer/actor/musicians who are known for their comedy-pop, "undie"-rock. Performing stripped down arrangements of eclectic covers and eccentric originals, not only is the music stripped down — cello, ukulele, glockenspiel,...

May 27, 2021

Southern Momma And Em Comedy Show

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

North

May 27, 2021

Southern Momma And Em Comedy Show

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

North

Featuring Comedians Red Squirrel and Gary Cargal with DJ Slim McGraw. Ages 21 and up.

Featuring Comedians Red Squirrel and Gary Cargal with DJ Slim McGraw. Ages 21 and up.

May 28, 2021 through May 30, 2021

Bro'Kin RIVER

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

Downtown

May 28, 2021 through May 30, 2021

Bro'Kin RIVER

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

Downtown

This original 60-minute stage play was written by K.A. Simpson and is based on the true story of Margaret Garner, a Northern Kentucky slave who escaped from her plantation. Upon recapture, she took the life of her child instead of seeing her forced back into slavery. Opening in...

This original 60-minute stage play was written by K.A. Simpson and is based on the true story of Margaret Garner, a Northern Kentucky slave who escaped from her plantation. Upon recapture, she took the life of her child instead of seeing her forced back into slavery. Opening in...

May 28, 2021 through May 30, 2021

Desi Banks

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

North

May 28, 2021 through May 30, 2021

Desi Banks

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

North

Desi Banks is a comedian, actor, and writer based in Atlanta. Ages 21 and up.

Desi Banks is a comedian, actor, and writer based in Atlanta. Ages 21 and up.

May 28, 2021 through May 30, 2021

Bro'Kin RIVER

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

Downtown

May 28, 2021 through May 30, 2021

Bro'Kin RIVER

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

Downtown

This original 60-minute stage play was written by K.A. Simpson and is based on the true story of Margaret Garner, a Northern Kentucky slave who escaped from her plantation. Upon recapture, she took the life of her child instead of seeing her forced back into slavery. Opening in...

This original 60-minute stage play was written by K.A. Simpson and is based on the true story of Margaret Garner, a Northern Kentucky slave who escaped from her plantation. Upon recapture, she took the life of her child instead of seeing her forced back into slavery. Opening in...

Now through Jun 19, 2021

Cincinnati Fringe Festival

Various venues and online
, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Jun 19, 2021

Cincinnati Fringe Festival

Various venues and online
, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

This independent and boundary-pushing festival includes theater, dance and poetry performances, film screenings and visual art at multiple venues throughout Over-the-Rhine. Official start times and locations vary. The festival will include video on demand, live streaming and...

This independent and boundary-pushing festival includes theater, dance and poetry performances, film screenings and visual art at multiple venues throughout Over-the-Rhine. Official start times and locations vary. The festival will include video on demand, live streaming and...