CCM’s “Chess” Earns 4 LCT Nominations

Panelists for the League of Cincinnati Theatres (LCT) have recognized Cincinnati College Conservatory of Music’s Chess with four LCT nominations as well as distinguishing it as a recommended production: Outstanding Production (musical), Ensemble, Lead Actor (Julian Decker), and Lead Actress (Aubrey Ireland).

Loosely based on the lives of chess grandmasters Bobby Fischer and Anatoly Karpov, . . . → Read More: CCM’s “Chess” Earns 4 LCT Nominations

NKU’s “Royal Gambit” Earns LCT Nomination

Panelists for the League of Cincinnati Theatres (LCT) have recognized Northern Kentucky University’s production of Royal Gambit with an LCT nomination for Costume Design (Brian Horton) as well as distinguishing it as a recommended production.

In Royal Gambit, King Henry VIII has everything he wants, except a suitable heir. His legacy is all too well . . . → Read More: NKU’s “Royal Gambit” Earns LCT Nomination

Cincinnati Shakespeare’s “Titus Andronicus” Earns 2 LCT Nominations

Panelists for the League of Cincinnati Theatres (LCT) have recognized Cincinnati Shakespeare Company’s “Titus Andronicus” with LCT nominations for lead actor (Nick Rose) and featured actor (Darnell Benjamin) as well as distinguishing it as a recommended production.

One of the bloodiest plays in the canon, Titus Andronicus is full to the brim with revenge, murder, . . . → Read More: Cincinnati Shakespeare’s “Titus Andronicus” Earns 2 LCT Nominations

Cincinnati Children’s Theatre “Seussical, Jr.” Earns 2 LCT Nominations

Panelists for the League of Cincinnati Theatres (LCT) have recognized The Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati’s production of Seussical, Jr. with an 2 LCT nominations for Costumes (Kathie Brookfield/Roderick Justice) and scenic design (David Centers) as well as distinguishing it as a recommended production. This fantastical, magical, musical extravaganza features favorite Dr. Seuss characters, including: Horton . . . → Read More: Cincinnati Children’s Theatre “Seussical, Jr.” Earns 2 LCT Nominations

New Edgecliff Theare Announces Auditions for “Proof”

New Edgecliff Theatre announces auditions for Proof by David Auburn, directed by Mark Seamon

Auditions will be held Sunday November 11 from 2 to 6 p.m. at the Essex Studios, 2511 Essex Place, Cincinnati, OH 45206.

Directions: http://www.essexstudios.com/contactessex.html

Rehearsals – 3/24 – 4/16/13

Performances – 4/17 – 4/27/13 at the Aronoff Fifth Third Bank Theatre

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CSC’s “Romeo and Juliet” Earns 3 LCT Nominations

Panelists for the League of Cincinnati Theatres (LCT) have recognized Cincinnati Shakespeare Company’s “Romeo and Juliet” with LCT nominations for lead actress (Sara Clark), direction (Brian Isaac Phillips), and set design (Andrew Hungerford), as well as distinguishing it as a recommended production.

One of the most beloved romantic tragedies in Shakespeare’s canon, Romeo & Juliet . . . → Read More: CSC’s “Romeo and Juliet” Earns 3 LCT Nominations

Clifton Players’ “A Bright New Boise” Earns 2 LCT Nominations

Panelists for the League of Cincinnati Theatres (LCT) have recognized the Clifton Players’ production of A Bright New Boise with LCT nominations for Ensemble Acting in a Play and Sound Design (David Levy) as well as distinguishing it as a recommended production. Samuel D. Hunter’s A Bright New Boise is an earnest comedy about the . . . → Read More: Clifton Players’ “A Bright New Boise” Earns 2 LCT Nominations

ETC’s Mrs. Mannerly Earns LCT Nomination

Panelists for the League of Cincinnati Theatres (LCT) have recognized Ensemble Theatre of Cincinnati’s Mrs. Mannerly with an LCT nomination for lead actor (Raymond McAnnally) as well as distinguishing it as a recommended production.

This irreverent, yet poignant comedy is inspired by the hilarious memories of a childhood etiquette class, wherein playwright Jeffrey Hatcher conjures . . . → Read More: ETC’s Mrs. Mannerly Earns LCT Nomination