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Sep 07, 2019 through Oct 06, 2019

Once on This Island

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

Uptown

Sep 07, 2019 through Oct 06, 2019

Once on This Island

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

Uptown

Hearts soar in the Tony Award-winning, Calypso-flavored musical, Once on This Island. Ti Moune, a peasant girl, rescues a wealthy boy, Daniel, from the other side of the island and falls in love with him. But the pompous gods who preside over the island make a bet with one...

Hearts soar in the Tony Award-winning, Calypso-flavored musical, Once on This Island. Ti Moune, a peasant girl, rescues a wealthy boy, Daniel, from the other side of the island and falls in love with him. But the pompous gods who preside over the island make a bet with one...

Sep 28, 2019

Anjelah Johnson

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

Downtown

Sep 28, 2019

Anjelah Johnson

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

Downtown

Anjelah Johnson-Reyes was born and raised in San Jose, California and is of Mexican and Native American descent. She is one of five children and has a large extended family to which she remains close. In the beginning of her career, Johnson- Reyes was a professional cheerleader...

Anjelah Johnson-Reyes was born and raised in San Jose, California and is of Mexican and Native American descent. She is one of five children and has a large extended family to which she remains close. In the beginning of her career, Johnson- Reyes was a professional cheerleader...

Sep 17, 2019 through Sep 29, 2019

Come From Away

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

Downtown

Sep 17, 2019 through Sep 29, 2019

Come From Away

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

Downtown

Broadway’s COME FROM AWAY is a Best Musical winner all across North America!   This New York Times Critics’ Pick takes you into the heart of the remarkable true story of 7,000 stranded passengers and the small town in Newfoundland that welcomed them. Cultures clashed...

Broadway’s COME FROM AWAY is a Best Musical winner all across North America!   This New York Times Critics’ Pick takes you into the heart of the remarkable true story of 7,000 stranded passengers and the small town in Newfoundland that welcomed them. Cultures clashed...

Sep 13, 2019 through Oct 05, 2019

The Absentee

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

Downtown

Sep 13, 2019 through Oct 05, 2019

The Absentee

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

Downtown

Far out in the Milky Way, “Beacons” serve as lighthouses for warping spaceships around the galaxy. When a U.S. Space Forces ship explodes near Beacon 44.AR.90, its Operator finds herself alone in deep space with only her ship’s A.I. for companionship. That is, until a...

Far out in the Milky Way, “Beacons” serve as lighthouses for warping spaceships around the galaxy. When a U.S. Space Forces ship explodes near Beacon 44.AR.90, its Operator finds herself alone in deep space with only her ship’s A.I. for companionship. That is, until a...

Sep 06, 2019 through Sep 29, 2019

Driving Miss Daisy

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

West

Sep 06, 2019 through Sep 29, 2019

Driving Miss Daisy

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

West

he Deep South, 1948 - just prior to the civil rights movement... Having demolished another car, Daisy Werthan, a rich, sharp-tongued widow of seventy-two, is informed by her son that she must now rely on a chauffeur. The son hires a thoughtful black man, Hoke, whom Miss Daisy...

he Deep South, 1948 - just prior to the civil rights movement... Having demolished another car, Daisy Werthan, a rich, sharp-tongued widow of seventy-two, is informed by her son that she must now rely on a chauffeur. The son hires a thoughtful black man, Hoke, whom Miss Daisy...

Sep 27, 2019 through Oct 12, 2019

The 39 Steps

Falcon Theatre
636 Monmouth Street, Newport, KY 41071

South

Sep 27, 2019 through Oct 12, 2019

The 39 Steps

Falcon Theatre
636 Monmouth Street, Newport, KY 41071

South

Mix a Hitchcock masterpiece with a juicy spy novel, add a dash of Monty Python and you have The 39 Steps, a fast-paced whodunit for anyone who loves the magic of theatre! Celebrate our 30thanniversary season with this exciting revival of a 2012 hit.

Mix a Hitchcock masterpiece with a juicy spy novel, add a dash of Monty Python and you have The 39 Steps, a fast-paced whodunit for anyone who loves the magic of theatre! Celebrate our 30thanniversary season with this exciting revival of a 2012 hit.

Sep 14, 2019 through Oct 27, 2019

Alias Grace

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

Uptown

Sep 14, 2019 through Oct 27, 2019

Alias Grace

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

Uptown

Based on the novel by master storyteller Margaret Atwood and inspired by real-life events, this spine-tingling mystery of the mind will chill you to the bone. Sixteen-year-old Grace Marks was imprisoned for life in 1843 for committing one of the most notorious murders in...

Based on the novel by master storyteller Margaret Atwood and inspired by real-life events, this spine-tingling mystery of the mind will chill you to the bone. Sixteen-year-old Grace Marks was imprisoned for life in 1843 for committing one of the most notorious murders in...

Aug 31, 2019 through Sep 28, 2019

Fun Home

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

Downtown

Aug 31, 2019 through Sep 28, 2019

Fun Home

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

Downtown

Hailed as one of Broadway’s most original musicals and the winner of 5 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, this is the groundbreaking story inspired by the best-selling graphic memoir. Alison’s father, Bruce, was an enigmatic, brilliant man whose secrets defined her family...

Hailed as one of Broadway’s most original musicals and the winner of 5 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, this is the groundbreaking story inspired by the best-selling graphic memoir. Alison’s father, Bruce, was an enigmatic, brilliant man whose secrets defined her family...

Sep 28, 2019

Tommy Davidson

The Ludlow Garage
342 Ludlow Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45220

Uptown

Sep 28, 2019

Tommy Davidson

The Ludlow Garage
342 Ludlow Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45220

Uptown

For nearly three decades, comedian Tommy Davidson has been cracking up audiences with his stand-up routine and spot-on impressions of celebrities like Sammy Davis Jr. and Michael Jackson. In 1990, Davidson shot to fame when he was cast on the sketch comedy show “In Living...

For nearly three decades, comedian Tommy Davidson has been cracking up audiences with his stand-up routine and spot-on impressions of celebrities like Sammy Davis Jr. and Michael Jackson. In 1990, Davidson shot to fame when he was cast on the sketch comedy show “In Living...

Now through Sep 29, 2019

Until We Meet Again: Cincinnati Portraits from World War I

Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal
1301 Western Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45203

Downtown

Now through Sep 29, 2019

Until We Meet Again: Cincinnati Portraits from World War I

Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal
1301 Western Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45203

Downtown

In December 1918, just a month after World War I’s end, the US and Allied Governments War Exposition at Music Hall celebrated the Allied Victory and the Cincinnatians who served. The Expo featured more than 6,000 photographs of area servicemen and women, loaned by local...

In December 1918, just a month after World War I’s end, the US and Allied Governments War Exposition at Music Hall celebrated the Allied Victory and the Cincinnatians who served. The Expo featured more than 6,000 photographs of area servicemen and women, loaned by local...

Now through Oct 23, 2019

Open Mic Night

Bean & Barley
2005 Madison Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45208

East

Now through Oct 23, 2019

Open Mic Night

Bean & Barley
2005 Madison Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45208

East

Music, poetry, spoken word! Join for an Open Mic Night every Wednesday from 7-9pm featuring rotating $4 pints. The coffee bar will be open as well!

Music, poetry, spoken word! Join for an Open Mic Night every Wednesday from 7-9pm featuring rotating $4 pints. The coffee bar will be open as well!

Oct 03, 2019

Xanadu: The Musical

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

Downtown

Oct 03, 2019

Xanadu: The Musical

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

Downtown

XANADU, the hilarious roller-skating musical adventure, hailed as “the most fun you’ll have on Broadway” (The New Yorker), returns in a national tour with some fierce new twists! XANADU follows the beautiful Greek muse Kira, as she journeys from the heavens of Mount...

XANADU, the hilarious roller-skating musical adventure, hailed as “the most fun you’ll have on Broadway” (The New Yorker), returns in a national tour with some fierce new twists! XANADU follows the beautiful Greek muse Kira, as she journeys from the heavens of Mount...

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.

Oct 04, 2019

CityLink's MashUP 2019

CityLink Center
800 Bank Street, Cincinnati, OH 45214

Uptown

Oct 04, 2019

CityLink's MashUP 2019

CityLink Center
800 Bank Street, Cincinnati, OH 45214

Uptown

CityLink’s 7th Annual MashUp is back this Fall on Friday, October 4th.   They’re Mashin’ up Cincinnati’s top restaurants, performing artists and everyday game changers like you to fuel real life-transformation in our city.   Invigorate your eyes, ears and...

CityLink’s 7th Annual MashUp is back this Fall on Friday, October 4th.   They’re Mashin’ up Cincinnati’s top restaurants, performing artists and everyday game changers like you to fuel real life-transformation in our city.   Invigorate your eyes, ears and...

Oct 04, 2019 through Oct 06, 2019

America's Wonders in 3D

Music Hall
1241 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Oct 04, 2019 through Oct 06, 2019

America's Wonders in 3D

Music Hall
1241 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Take an extraordinary 3-D journey through America’s most breathtaking national parks and exciting cities. From the comfort of Music Hall, see the bright lights and bustle of New York City’s Time Square, the thrill of the Las Vegas strip and the soaring span of the Golden...

Take an extraordinary 3-D journey through America’s most breathtaking national parks and exciting cities. From the comfort of Music Hall, see the bright lights and bustle of New York City’s Time Square, the thrill of the Las Vegas strip and the soaring span of the Golden...

Oct 05, 2019

Nate Bargatze

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

Downtown

Oct 05, 2019

Nate Bargatze

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

Downtown

Hailing from Old Hickory, Tennessee, rising stand-up comedian Nate Bargatze is selling out shows across America. On March 26th, Nate’s first solo one hour Netflix special, “The Tennessee Kid,” premiered globally. 

Hailing from Old Hickory, Tennessee, rising stand-up comedian Nate Bargatze is selling out shows across America. On March 26th, Nate’s first solo one hour Netflix special, “The Tennessee Kid,” premiered globally. 

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