The Carnegie Hosting Staged Reading of New Musical

The Carnegie Visual and Performing Arts Center is hosting the upcoming staged reading of Richard Oberacker’s newest musical, THE SANDMAN. A dark and macabre piece based on the disturbed scribblings of E.T.A Hoffman, THE SANDMAN will make its first public appearance at the hands of an excellent cast, featuring Pam Myers, Bruce Cromer, Charlie Clark . . . → Read More: The Carnegie Hosting Staged Reading of New Musical

Showboat’s “The Music Man” Earns LCT Recommendation

Panelists for the League of Cincinnati Theatres (LCT) have recognized Showboat Majestic’s “Music Man” as a recommended production.

This classic American musical follows fast-talking traveling salesman Harold Hill as he cons the people of River City, Iowa into buying instruments and uniforms for a boys’ band he vows to organize – this despite the fact . . . → Read More: Showboat’s “The Music Man” Earns LCT Recommendation

“Thank You” from Carmyn Howe

Carmyn Howe, 2012 “Rising Star” Award Winner, sent us a very nice thank you for her award:

Thank you SO much! I move in September 9, and this money is the only reason I could afford to move into my Manhattan apartment this quickly after graduation!

Cincinnati Playhouse’s “Three Musketeers” Earns 2 LCT Nominations

Panelists for the League of Cincinnati Theatres (LCT) have recognized Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park’s “The Three Musketeers” with LCT nominations for fight choreography (Drew Fracher) and costumes (Bill Black) as well as distinguishing it as a recommended production.

In this adaptation of the classic Alexander Dumas swashbuckling tale, young Frenchman D’Artagnan and his plucky . . . → Read More: Cincinnati Playhouse’s “Three Musketeers” Earns 2 LCT Nominations

Ensemble Theatre’s “Good People” Earns LCT Recommendation

Panelists for the League of Cincinnati Theatres (LCT) have recognized Ensemble Theatre of Cincinnati’s “Good People” as a recommended production.

This regional premiere of a work by Pulitzer Prize winning writer David Lindsay-Abaire explores the struggles, shifting loyalties and unshakeable hopes that come with having next to nothing in America. Laid off from her job . . . → Read More: Ensemble Theatre’s “Good People” Earns LCT Recommendation

Covedale’s “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof” Earns LCT Recommendation

Panelists for the League of Cincinnati Theatres (LCT) have recognized Covedale Center for the Performing Arts’ “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof” as a recommended production. In this Tennessee Williams classic, a plantation house family celebrates the sixty-fifth birthday of its patriarch, Big Daddy. But the mood is tense, despite the festivities, as long-simmering evils . . . → Read More: Covedale’s “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof” Earns LCT Recommendation

To Kill a Mockingbird Earns 2 LCT Nominations

Panelists for the League of Cincinnati Theatres (LCT) have recognized Cincinnati Shakespeare Company’s “To Kill a Mockingbird” with LCT nominations for lead actor (Bruce Cromer) and featured actress (Torie Wiggins) as well as distinguishing it as a recommended production.

In this adaptation of the beloved Harper Lee novel, set in a small town in Alabama . . . → Read More: To Kill a Mockingbird Earns 2 LCT Nominations