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Mar 09, 2018 through Mar 11, 2018

Seussical, Jr.

St. Antoninus School

North

Mar 09, 2018 through Mar 11, 2018

Seussical, Jr.

St. Antoninus School

North

Students bring familiar Dr. Seuss characters to stage to tell story of importance of friendship and community.

Students bring familiar Dr. Seuss characters to stage to tell story of importance of friendship and community.

Mar 08, 2018 through Mar 11, 2018

Into the Woods and The Jungle Book

Fitton Center for Creative Arts

North

Mar 08, 2018 through Mar 11, 2018

Into the Woods and The Jungle Book

Fitton Center for Creative Arts

North

2 family-friendly classics joined together into 1 show. In addition to 6 performances, there are family-friendly special events prior to Fri and Sat matinees.

2 family-friendly classics joined together into 1 show. In addition to 6 performances, there are family-friendly special events prior to Fri and Sat matinees.

Mar 01, 2018 through Mar 17, 2018

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

Stained Glass Theatre

South

Mar 01, 2018 through Mar 17, 2018

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

Stained Glass Theatre

South

Eclectic group of six-graders arrives at 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, each eager to win for very different reasons.

Eclectic group of six-graders arrives at 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, each eager to win for very different reasons.

Now through Mar 11, 2018

Guys and Dolls

Covedale Center for the Performing Arts

North

Now through Mar 11, 2018

Guys and Dolls

Covedale Center for the Performing Arts

North

Oddball romantic comedy set in New York City.

Oddball romantic comedy set in New York City.

Now through Mar 11, 2018

Be Here Now

Playhouse in the Park

Downtown

Now through Mar 11, 2018

Be Here Now

Playhouse in the Park

Downtown

Two lost souls somehow come together under most unusual circumstances in this funny, charming and insightful world premiere. Photo by Tony Arrasmith/Arrasmith and Associates

Two lost souls somehow come together under most unusual circumstances in this funny, charming and insightful world premiere. Photo by Tony Arrasmith/Arrasmith and Associates

Mar 02, 2018 through Mar 24, 2018

Kill Move Paradise

Know Theatre of Cincinnati

Downtown

Mar 02, 2018 through Mar 24, 2018

Kill Move Paradise

Know Theatre of Cincinnati

Downtown

Expressionistic buzz saw through contemporary myth that all lives matter shows slain not as degenerates who deserved death but as heroes who demand to be seen for who they are.

Expressionistic buzz saw through contemporary myth that all lives matter shows slain not as degenerates who deserved death but as heroes who demand to be seen for who they are.

Mar 03, 2018 through Mar 31, 2018

Marie and Rosetta

Playhouse in the Park

Downtown

Mar 03, 2018 through Mar 31, 2018

Marie and Rosetta

Playhouse in the Park

Downtown

Life stories of 2 gospel singers sets stage for inspiring evening full of roof-raising, heart-rending music. Photo by Tony Arrasmith/Arrasmith and Associates

Life stories of 2 gospel singers sets stage for inspiring evening full of roof-raising, heart-rending music. Photo by Tony Arrasmith/Arrasmith and Associates

Mar 10, 2018 through Mar 11, 2018

Koresh Dance Company

Aronoff Center for the Arts

Downtown

Mar 10, 2018 through Mar 11, 2018

Koresh Dance Company

Aronoff Center for the Arts

Downtown

The performance will present an eclectic evening of choreography from the company’s repertory including excerpts from ‘The Heart’,  ‘Deconstructing Mozart’ choreographed to Mozart’s 23rd piano concerto, works from ‘Out/Line’, and Koresh’s highly acclaimed...

The performance will present an eclectic evening of choreography from the company’s repertory including excerpts from ‘The Heart’,  ‘Deconstructing Mozart’ choreographed to Mozart’s 23rd piano concerto, works from ‘Out/Line’, and Koresh’s highly acclaimed...

Now through May 26, 2018

Theatrical Improv Comedy

Clifton Performance Theatre

North

Now through May 26, 2018

Theatrical Improv Comedy

Clifton Performance Theatre

North

Each group performs improvised piece based off of suggestion. Each show is unique. Check website for most accurate info on venue and lineup.

Each group performs improvised piece based off of suggestion. Each show is unique. Check website for most accurate info on venue and lineup.

Mar 06, 2018 through Mar 31, 2018

Red Velvet

Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati

Downtown

Mar 06, 2018 through Mar 31, 2018

Red Velvet

Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati

Downtown

Fascinating true story of first African-American actor to play role of Othello, pivotal figure in theatre history.

Fascinating true story of first African-American actor to play role of Othello, pivotal figure in theatre history.

Feb 23, 2018 through Mar 11, 2018

The Girls of Miller's Court

The Drama Workshop

West

Feb 23, 2018 through Mar 11, 2018

The Girls of Miller's Court

The Drama Workshop

West

World premiere by local playwright Jack Williams. In 1888, Jack the Ripper is terrorizing London. Surviving working girls band together to beat him at his own game.

World premiere by local playwright Jack Williams. In 1888, Jack the Ripper is terrorizing London. Surviving working girls band together to beat him at his own game.

Mar 11, 2018

Bee Happy

Clifton Cultural Arts Center

North

Mar 11, 2018

Bee Happy

Clifton Cultural Arts Center

North

Lively performance features 2 new puppet skits.Ticket available at box office 1 p.m. on day of show only.

Lively performance features 2 new puppet skits.Ticket available at box office 1 p.m. on day of show only.

Now through Mar 25, 2018

Polkadots: The Cool Kids Musical

The Children's Theatre of Cincinnati

East

Now through Mar 25, 2018

Polkadots: The Cool Kids Musical

The Children's Theatre of Cincinnati

East

Play follows 8-year-old Lily Polkadot who just moved to Squares Only small town of Rockaway. Inspired by Civil Rights pioneers Ruby Bridges and The Little Rock Nine.

Play follows 8-year-old Lily Polkadot who just moved to Squares Only small town of Rockaway. Inspired by Civil Rights pioneers Ruby Bridges and The Little Rock Nine.

Mar 13, 2018

The Illusionists present Adam Trent

Cincinnati Arts Association

Downtown

Mar 13, 2018

The Illusionists present Adam Trent

Cincinnati Arts Association

Downtown

90-minute spectacle of magic, comedy and music for whole family.

90-minute spectacle of magic, comedy and music for whole family.

Mar 15, 2018 through Mar 18, 2018

Director's Cut: Musical Masters

Cincinnati Ballet

Downtown

Mar 15, 2018 through Mar 18, 2018

Director's Cut: Musical Masters

Cincinnati Ballet

Downtown

A once-in-a-lifetime dance feast, featuring Fancy Free, the delightful Jerome Robbins classic set to an iconic score by Leonard Bernstein. Paired with Balanchine’s balletic firecracker Rubies (music by Stravinsky), and Garrett Smith’s mesmerizing Facades (music by Vivaldi,...

A once-in-a-lifetime dance feast, featuring Fancy Free, the delightful Jerome Robbins classic set to an iconic score by Leonard Bernstein. Paired with Balanchine’s balletic firecracker Rubies (music by Stravinsky), and Garrett Smith’s mesmerizing Facades (music by Vivaldi,...

Mar 16, 2018 through Mar 31, 2018

A Streetcar Named Desire by Tennessee Williams

Falcon Theatre

South

Mar 16, 2018 through Mar 31, 2018

A Streetcar Named Desire by Tennessee Williams

Falcon Theatre

South

Blanche DuBois' existence has been undermined by lifetime of romantic illusions. Ensuing friction between Blanche and her sister Stella's husband leads to tragic, inevitable conclusion.

Blanche DuBois' existence has been undermined by lifetime of romantic illusions. Ensuing friction between Blanche and her sister Stella's husband leads to tragic, inevitable conclusion.

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