Acting & Theater

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Saturday, October 21

Happening thru:

Taft Theatre, Cincinnati

The Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati kicks off the MainStage season with the modern version of a timeless tale about the adventures of a mischievous boy. Wendy, Michael and John Darling meet and befriend Peter Pan when the mysterious boy and a fairy named Tinker Bell enter their nursery in search of Peter’s lost shadow. Thus… Read more »

$$ Categories: Acting & Theater Ages: All ages

Happening thru:

Patricia Corbett Theater, College Conservatory of Music, University of Cincinnati campus, Cincinnati

The CCM will bring to life some favorite Dr. Seuss characters including Horton the Elephant, The Cat in the Hat, Gertrude McFuzz, and a little boy with a big imagination as they travel from the Jungle of Nool to the Circus McGurkus to the invisible world of the Whos.

$$ Categories: Acting & Theater Ages: All ages

Plott Performers, Camp Dennison

Money in the bank is NOT always a sure bet and sugar and spice is NOT always nice. A house is NOT always a home and things do NOT always turn out well. You can NOT always see the light at the end of the tunnel. Good things do NOT come in big packages and… Read more »

RSVP $$ Categories: Acting & Theater, Parents' Night Out Ages: Parents Only

Aronoff Center for the Arts, Cincinnati

Alton Brown brings the comedy, music and even some puppets to this show that mixes science and food into two hours of entertainment.

$$ Categories: Acting & Theater, Science Ages: 9 – 12 Years, Parents Only, Teens

Sunday, October 22

The Carnegie Center of Columbia Tusculum, Cincinnati

Ages 8 and older are invited to this performance from Playhouse in the Park that features a mythical adventure about discovering one’s inner strength.  

$ Categories: Acting & Theater Ages: 9 – 12 Years

Thursday, October 26

Happening thru:

U.S. Bank Arena, Cincinnati

Mickey, Minnie and Donald set the stage for a star-studded extravaganza featuring royal sisters Anna and Elsa (and Olaf, of course), along with Ariel, Rapunzel, and even Belle and her Beast and all of his wonderful, enchanted objects!

$$ Categories: Acting & Theater Ages: All ages

Friday, October 27

Wyoming Fine Arts Center, Cincinnati

Enjoy a free production by Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park with trick-or-treating with the cast after the show! Enjoy the story of Boom, the son of Thunder, is a mythical adventure about discovering one’s inner strength. 

Categories: Acting & Theater Ages: 9 – 12 Years

Wednesday, November 1

Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park, Cincinnati

The Broadway smash puts you inside the mind of a teenage boy who is highly intelligent but has trouble adapting socially. When his quest to clear his name of murdering the neighbor’s dog, he unearths a second, more personal mystery.  Performances run through Nov. 11, please see web site for a complete schedule.

$$ Categories: Acting & Theater Ages: Parents Only, Teens

Covedale Center for the Performing Arts, Cincinnati

When the grandson of the famous mad scientist decides to follow in his grandfather’s footsteps, hilarity ensues when the monster comes to life and then proceeds to escape. With memorable tunes, this production has all the panache of the screen version. Performances run through Nov. 12, please see web site for a complete schedule.

$$ Categories: Acting & Theater Ages: Parents Only, Teens

Thursday, November 2

Happening thru:

Florence Mall, Florence

Bring the family for this traveling water circus that features clowns, acrobatics, jugglers, and more, all set on an extraordinary stage. 

$$ Categories: Acting & Theater Ages: All ages

Friday, November 3

Fairfield Community Arts Center, Fairfield

Get ready to howl!  Watch as Johnny Peers leads over a dozen personality-plus canines through challenging and hilarious tricks.  Johnny has performed at venues all over the country, including Disneyland, the Big Apple Circus, the White House.  He has also appeared on such shows as Late Night with David Letterman and Primetime Live.

$ Categories: Acting & Theater, Animal Encounters Ages: All ages

UC Clermont College, Batavia

Every barnyard has its bully! But two of the barnyard’s chickens, Marge and Lola, will not stand idly by.  ArtsPower’s musical portrays the colorful story of these two barnyard chickens on a mission to win the barnyard talent contest first prize of two tickets to see the great Elvis Poultry in concert! But first, they… Read more »

$ Categories: Acting & Theater Ages: All ages

Saturday, November 4

Sharon Centre, Sharon Woods, Cincinnati

A wild cast of animal puppets will entertain audiences of all ages — be sure to stay after the show to meet a real animal ambassador.  

$ Categories: Acting & Theater, Animal Encounters, Nature Ages: All ages

Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park

Award-winning actor Frank Ferrante re-creates his acclaimed portrayal of legendary comedian Groucho Marx in this 90-minute performance that contains all the best one-liners, anecdotes and songs.  Performances run Nov. 4 – Dec. 17, please see web site for a complete schedule.

$$ Categories: Acting & Theater Ages: Parents Only, Teens

Tuesday, November 7

Aronoff Center for the Arts, Cincinnati

It’s the incredible story behind one of the world’s most beloved characters – Peter Pan. Playwright J.M. Barrie struggles to find inspiration until he meets four young brothers who entrance him with their make-believe adventures.  Performances run Nov. 7 – 19, please see web site for a complete schedule.

$$ Categories: Acting & Theater Ages: All ages

Thursday, November 9

Happening thru:

Ursuline Academy, Cincinnati

Ursuline Academy presents one of show business’s most beloved tales – the story of Peggy Sawyer, a talented young performer with stars in her eyes who gets her big break on Broadway.

$ Categories: Acting & Theater Ages: All ages

Friday, November 10

Fitton Center for Creative Arts, Hamilton

Join Trip Jones for a choose-your-own-adventure opera as he tries to solve the mystery of the Diva’s missing music before the curtain goes up! 

$ Categories: Acting & Theater, Music Ages: All ages

Aronoff Center for the Arts, Cincinnati

Cincinnati Music Theatre presents this feel-good musical comedy based on the 1992 film that features a disco diva who brings her unique style and voice to the convent where she must hide, breathing new life into the church and the community.  Performances run Nov. 10 – 18, please see web site for a complete schedule. 

$$ Categories: Acting & Theater Ages: Parents Only, Teens

Sunday, November 12

Clifton Cultural Arts Center, Cincinnati

This original two-person interactive fairy tale will have kids “thinking like scientists” as they follow the Princess of Floralee, who is searching for the kidnapped king kept in the clutches of a wicked witch. Along the way, children will help the princess solve a variety of math, engineering, science, and even dance challenges as she… Read more »

$ Categories: Acting & Theater Ages: All ages

Saturday, November 18

Happening thru:

Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati

The CAM welcomes Madcap Puppets, as they present their holiday offering, A Madcap Christmas Carol. 

$ Categories: Acting & Theater, Museum Events Ages: All ages

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