Month: October 2019

Hear the Beat of Dancing Feet at CCM’s Latest ”42nd Street”!

Review by John Woll of “42nd Street”: CCM Musical Theatre Cincinnati’s Broadway factory has gotten out their tap shoes at The Conservatory of Music for their season opening production of the classic musical “42nd Street”’ playing at The University of Cincinnati in the 740-seat Corbett Auditorium. Playbill magazine recently recognized UC as one of...

CCM’s “42nd Street”: a Delightful Romp Through Showbiz America

Review by Nathan Top of “42nd Street”: CCM Musical theatre Based on the novel of the same name written by Bradford Ropes, University of Cincinnati’s College Conservatory of Music‘s latest production, “42nd Street”, tells the story of Peggy Sawyer, a young actor embarking on her first audition to be...

Spend Halloween with “The Addams Family” at Covedale

Review by Doug Iden of “The Addams Family”: Covedale Theatre When you set your agenda for Trick or Treat, consider including “The Addams Family”, currently residing at the Covedale Theater.  Originally conceived as a cartoon written by Charles Addams for the New Yorker Magazine, ”The Addams Family” became a live-action television series,...

A Night of Laughs, Blood, and Horror for Cincinnati Shakespeare Company’s “Titus Andronicus”

Review by Christiana Molldrem Harkulich of “Titus Andronicus”: Cincinnati Shakespeare Company During Shakespeare’s lifetime, “Titus Andronicus” was one of his most popular plays. It’s well known as the goriest of the Shakespearean tragedies, and the Cincinnati Shakespeare Company’s production of “Titus Andronicus” takes up that mantle in their production...