Showboat’s “Forever Plaid” Earns LCT Recommendation

Charlie Meredith, John Battagliese, Thomas Knapp and Tyler Huckstep in “Forever Plaid”

Panelists for the League of Cincinnati Theatres (LCT) have recognized Showboat Majestic’s Forever Plaid as a recommended production.

This deliciously goofy revue centers on four young, eager male singers killed in a car crash in the 1950’s on the way to their . . . → Read More: Showboat’s “Forever Plaid” Earns LCT Recommendation

Clifton Players’ “Krisit” Earns 2 LCT Nominations

Dale Hodges in Krisit

Panelists for the League of Cincinnati Theatres (LCT) have recognized the Clifton Players’ production of Krisit with two LCT nominations for Lead Actress (Dale Hodges) and Lead Actor (Kevin Crowley) as well as distinguishing it as a recommended production. The legendary, reclusive Krisit is in her 70s, way too over . . . → Read More: Clifton Players’ “Krisit” Earns 2 LCT Nominations

Rising Star Awards Announced By LCT

Four local young talents have been awarded Rising Stars from the League of Cincinnati Theatres, as announced at the LCT Awards Gala May 20th.

Rising Stars must be under 25 years of age and are nominated for a body of work. Dr. Sandy Osher is the Honorary Chair of the panel which annual reviews applications . . . → Read More: Rising Star Awards Announced By LCT

Winners Announced at LCT Gala Awards Ceremony

Josh Steele and Sherry McCamley hosting the 2013 LCT Awards

The League of Cincinnati Theatres (LCT) held its annual awards ceremony and gala on Monday, May 20th at the Know Theatre, where they announced the winners of this year’s awards for Excellence in Theatre.

The Know Theatre’s production of When the Rain Stops Falling . . . → Read More: Winners Announced at LCT Gala Awards Ceremony

ETC’s “Marvelous Wonderettes” Earns 2 LCT Nominations

Panelists for the League of Cincinnati Theatres (LCT) have recognized Ensemble Theatre of Cincinnati’s Marvelous Wonderettes: Caps and Gowns with two LCT nominations for Ensemble Acting in a Musical and Musical Direction (Scot Wooley), as well as distinguishing it as a recommended production.

Marvelous Wonderettes: Caps & Gowns takes you to the Springfield High School . . . → Read More: ETC’s “Marvelous Wonderettes” Earns 2 LCT Nominations

Cincinnati Shakespeare’s “Measure for Measure” Earns LCT Recommendation

Panelists for the League of Cincinnati Theatres (LCT) have recognized Cincinnati Shakespeare Company’s Measure for Measure as a recommended production.

In Measure for Measure, Isabella must choose between her vows to the church and the life of her brother when she is offered a truly indecent proposal- from the one man on a crusade against . . . → Read More: Cincinnati Shakespeare’s “Measure for Measure” Earns LCT Recommendation

Cincinnati Playhouse’s Double Indemnity Earns 7 LCT Nominations

Panelists for the League of Cincinnati Theatres (LCT) have recognized Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park’s Double Indemnity with 7 LCT nominations as well as distinguishing it as a recommended production: Direction, Michael Evan Haney; Lead Actress, Gardner Reed; Featured Actor, Michael Sean McGuinness; Set Design, Paul Shortt; Lighting Design, James Sale; Sound Design, Matthew M. . . . → Read More: Cincinnati Playhouse’s Double Indemnity Earns 7 LCT Nominations

LCT Audience Favorite Awards–Vote For Your Favorites

New this year at the LCT Gala Awards–Audience Favorite awards for best play and best musical.

Anyone and everyone can vote, just tell your friends and family to visit the LCT Website and click on the link below (one vote per computer). Winners will be announced at the LCT Gala Award Ceremony, Monday, May 20th, . . . → Read More: LCT Audience Favorite Awards–Vote For Your Favorites