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Performing Arts

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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Oct 30, 2021 through Dec 12, 2021

Need Your Love

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

Uptown

Oct 30, 2021 through Dec 12, 2021

Need Your Love

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

Uptown

From the creator of Cincinnati King comes the life and times of King Records star Little Wille John. You love the music, now hear his personal story. This intimate and captivating world premiere recounts his meteoric career and turbulent life in the music industry fast-lane. The...

From the creator of Cincinnati King comes the life and times of King Records star Little Wille John. You love the music, now hear his personal story. This intimate and captivating world premiere recounts his meteoric career and turbulent life in the music industry fast-lane. The...

Nov 17, 2021 through Dec 05, 2021

Wicked (Special Engagement)

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

Nov 17, 2021 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...

Nov 12, 2021 through Nov 20, 2021

Priscilla, Queen of the Desert

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

Downtown

Nov 12, 2021 through Nov 20, 2021

Priscilla, Queen of the Desert

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

Downtown

Based on the smash-hit movie, Priscilla, Queen of the Desert is the heartwarming, uplifting adventure of three friends – Tick, Bernadette, and Adam – a glamorous Sydney-based performing trio who agree to take their show to the middle of the Australian outback.

Based on the smash-hit movie, Priscilla, Queen of the Desert is the heartwarming, uplifting adventure of three friends – Tick, Bernadette, and Adam – a glamorous Sydney-based performing trio who agree to take their show to the middle of the Australian outback.

Now through Dec 26, 2021

Every Christmas Story Ever Told (and Then Some!)

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company
1195 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Dec 26, 2021

Every Christmas Story Ever Told (and Then Some!)

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company
1195 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

What begins as another annual production of A Christmas Carol, soon devolves into a slightly irreverent look at all of our favorite “Beloved Holiday Classics” including It’s a Wonderful Life, Frosty, Rudolph, Charlie Brown and more! Three actors (with the help of Santa)...

What begins as another annual production of A Christmas Carol, soon devolves into a slightly irreverent look at all of our favorite “Beloved Holiday Classics” including It’s a Wonderful Life, Frosty, Rudolph, Charlie Brown and more! Three actors (with the help of Santa)...

Nov 19, 2021 through Dec 04, 2021

Well

Falcon Theatre
636 Monmouth Street, Newport, KY 41071

South

Nov 19, 2021 through Dec 04, 2021

Well

Falcon Theatre
636 Monmouth Street, Newport, KY 41071

South

“This play is not about my mother and me,” begins the character of Lisa. But, of course, it is about her mother, and her mother’s extraordinary ability to heal a changing neighborhood, despite her inability to heal herself. In this “solo show with people in it,” the...

“This play is not about my mother and me,” begins the character of Lisa. But, of course, it is about her mother, and her mother’s extraordinary ability to heal a changing neighborhood, despite her inability to heal herself. In this “solo show with people in it,” the...

Nov 20, 2021

Jim Gaffigan – The Fun Tour

Heritage Bank Center
100 Broadway, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Nov 20, 2021

Jim Gaffigan – The Fun Tour

Heritage Bank Center
100 Broadway, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Stand-up comedian performs.

Stand-up comedian performs.

Nov 20, 2021

Highly Improvable Comedy Show

Clifton Cultural Arts Center
2728 Short Vine, Cincinnati, OH 45219

Uptown

Nov 20, 2021

Highly Improvable Comedy Show

Clifton Cultural Arts Center
2728 Short Vine, Cincinnati, OH 45219

Uptown

Cincinnati’s own improvisational (improv) comedy troupe returns to CCAC for an evening of unscripted fun! Performing a series of improvisational games fueled by audience suggestions, Highly Improvable makes each show uniquely entertaining. Doors open at 7 p.m.; show begins at...

Cincinnati’s own improvisational (improv) comedy troupe returns to CCAC for an evening of unscripted fun! Performing a series of improvisational games fueled by audience suggestions, Highly Improvable makes each show uniquely entertaining. Doors open at 7 p.m.; show begins at...

Now through Dec 30, 2021

A Christmas Carol

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

Uptown

Now through Dec 30, 2021

A Christmas Carol

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

Uptown

A holiday family favorite! Our production of A Christmas Carol combines faithful storytelling with spellbinding stage magic to bring to life the familiar story of a sinner given one last chance at redemption by four persuasive ghosts. Ebenezer Scrooge undergoes a miraculous...

A holiday family favorite! Our production of A Christmas Carol combines faithful storytelling with spellbinding stage magic to bring to life the familiar story of a sinner given one last chance at redemption by four persuasive ghosts. Ebenezer Scrooge undergoes a miraculous...