Acting & Theater

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Friday, January 18

Happening thru:

The Carnegie , Covington

Can Quasimodo conquer adversity as he escapes his bell tower during his Parisian adventure? With beautiful tunes like “Out There” and “God Help the Outcasts”, the audience will surely be rooting for the underdog of this musical. 

$ Categories: Acting & Theater Ages: All ages

Happening thru:

Aronoff Center for the Arts , Cincinnati

A lavish orchestra and wonderful cast brings this classic tale of fathers and daughters, husbands and wives and family traditions to life with tunes like “Sunrise, Sunset” and “Matchmaker Matchmaker”. 

$$ Categories: Acting & Theater Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years, Teens

Saturday, January 19

Happening thru:

Ralph and Patricia Corbett Showtime Stage , Cincinnati

Join Deondra Kamau Means to celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. through the power of story, speech and song. 

$$ Categories: Acting & Theater, Living History, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years, Teens

Sunday, January 20

The Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati, Cincinnati

Performers ages 9 – 18 years old are invited to register for The Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati STAR programs. STAR Intensive NKU and STAR Camp Red Bank Road Programs will be held this summer.  Auditionees must prepare a 1 minute monologue and a 16 bar song selection. See website for more information on the STAR… Read more »

RSVP Categories: Acting & Theater, Auditions, Dance, Music Ages: 9 – 12 Years, Teens

Monday, January 21

Main Branch- Children's Learning Center , Cincinnati

Join Deondra Kamau Means of the Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati to celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. through the power of story, speech and song. 

Categories: Acting & Theater, Library Events, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Saturday, January 26

Happening thru:

CCAC at Bethel Cincinnati Church

Watch as Rose spins straw into gold with the help of a strange creature- but can she guess his name? This classic tale will delight audiences as it is brought to life by the Madcap Puppets.

$ Categories: Acting & Theater Ages: All ages

Friday, February 1

Fairfield Community Arts Center

Be amazed by Mark Nizer as he juggles a burning propane tank, a running electric carving knife and a 16 pound bowling ball. This juggling show is sure to make your jaw drop.     

$ Categories: Acting & Theater Ages: All ages

Friday, February 8

The Grove Events Center, Cincinnati

Will beautiful Roxanne fall for Cyrano’s thoughtful words and kind soul or handsome Christian’s looks? Find out during the Playhouse in the Park’s presentation of Cyrano. 

Categories: Acting & Theater Ages: All ages

Sunday, February 10

Clifton United Methodist Church, Cincinnati

Join the Clifton Cultural Arts Center for a moving storytime presented by The Corner. Children will find themselves inspired with literature and the arts through interactive skits, storytelling, aerobic movements, poetry and music.  

$ Categories: Acting & Theater, Dance, Music, Storytimes Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Friday, February 15

Main Branch BCPL, Burlington

This play brings together the letters of playwright Frank W. Wick’s great-grandparents and family members written between 1859 and 1865 from western Pennsylvania and major Civil War sites. Areas include Gettysburg, the Siege of Petersburg, and Appomattox. Registration not required, but please register if you wish to receive weather notification.

Categories: Acting & Theater, Library Events Ages: Parents Only, Teens

Saturday, February 16

Blue Ash Recreation Center , Blue Ash

Families, get ready for summer with us! Browse over 50 booths of camps (both local and regional), explore hands-on activities, watch performances and enter to win prizes. Don’t miss out on this fun and informative event. 

Categories: Acting & Theater, Animal Encounters, Art, Classes, Crafts, Dance, Museum Events, Music, Nature, Outdoor Activities, Parent Education, Parents' Night Out, Science, Seasonal/Holiday, Sports Ages: All ages

Happening thru:

Taft Theatre , Cincinnati

Follow man-cub Mowgli’s journey through the jungle as he makes friends and learns what it means to be human. Jazzy tunes will have the whole families toes tapping. 

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

Main Branch BCPL, Burlington

Discover the magic and wonder of the classic  fairy tale, Rumpelstiltskin. Sign language interpretation will be provided during this show. 

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

LaBoiteaux Woods Nature Preserve, Cincinnati

Learn about local ties to the Underground Railroad from a historian, then set out on a guided tour to meet historical figures. Step back in time to 1853 to discover what the journey from slavery to freedom may have been like.   Appropriate for families with children ages 10 years old and up. 

RSVP Categories: Acting & Theater, Living History Ages: 9 – 12 Years, Teens

Sunday, February 17

Taft Museum of Art, Cincinnati

3, 2, 1… BLAST OFF to a Sunday Funday that is out of this world. Browse the Taft’s collection of “stars”, use balloons to paint the solar system, learn about constellations at the Art Cart and watch the Madcap Puppets perform “The Great Space Caper” at 2 p.m.  

Categories: Acting & Theater, Art, Crafts, Museum Events, Science Ages: All ages

Tuesday, February 19

Happening thru:

Aronoff Center , Cincinnati

Lin-Manuel Miranda’s most beloved Broadway production is making it’s way to the stage in Cincinnati. Buy tickets today to hear Founding Father Alexander Hamilton’s story set to rap, blues, R&B and jazz. 

$$ Categories: Acting & Theater, Music, Parents' Night Out Ages: 9 – 12 Years, Parents Only, Teens

Saturday, February 23

Liberty Exhibition Hall, Cincinnati

Don’t be late to a very important date! Be sure to dress the part (there will be a costume contest with prizes) to join Alice in her journey down the rabbit hole for high tea with an enchanted day full of activities. Go on a scavenger hunt with the White Rabbit, play croquet with the… Read more »

RSVP $$ Categories: Acting & Theater, Crafts, Storytimes Ages: All ages

Sunday, February 24

Kings High School, Mason

Watch as Buzby goes on a space adventure! His journey results in a crashed spaceship but also a friendship with a silly alien named Galax. After the MadCap performance, stick around for post-show activities from The Arts Alliance, Cincinnati Museum Center and more. 

$ Categories: Acting & Theater Ages: All ages

Monday, February 25

Avondale Branch , Cincinnati

Discover the inspiring and heroic tale of the first African American Major League Baseball player, Jackie Robinson. Presented by Bright Star Touring Theatre. 

Categories: Acting & Theater, Library Events, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Tuesday, February 26

Westwood Branch , Cincinnati

Learn the inspiration and heroic tale of the first African American Major League Baseball Player, Jackie Robinson. Presented by Bright Star Touring Theatre. 

Categories: Acting & Theater, Library Events, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

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