Playhouse’s “Cabaret” Earns 4 Star LCT Rating

Panelists for the League of Cincinnati Theatres (LCT) have recognized Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park’s Cabaret with a 4 Star rating.

Cabaret, the renowned Kander and Ebb musical set in the Kit Kat Klub, a seedy pre-war nightclub in Berlin, chronicles the growing prejudice in Germany through the eyes of a visiting American writer.

Panelists . . . → Read More: Playhouse’s “Cabaret” Earns 4 Star LCT Rating

NKU’s “South Pacific” Recognized by LCT

Ally Mellick and the women of “South Pacific”

Panelists for the League of Cincinnati Theatres (LCT) have recognized lead actress Ally Mellick as Nelly Forbush for her work in Northern Kentucky University’s production of South Pacific, Rodgers and Hammerstein’s classic musical of romance, prejudice and war in an island paradise.

Panelists praised Mellick’s . . . → Read More: NKU’s “South Pacific” Recognized by LCT

Invitation to SDC Foundation’s Zelda Fichandler Award

Please join the Stage Directors and Choreographers Foundation in Cincinnati on November 4 to celebrate

2013 ZELDA FICHANDLER AWARD RECIPIENT

Charles Newell of Court Theatre, Chicago, IL

Monday, November 4th at 5:30pm Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park 962 Mt. Adams Circle, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres . . . → Read More: Invitation to SDC Foundation’s Zelda Fichandler Award

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company’s “Of Mice and Men” Earns 4 Star LCT Rating

Jim Hopkins and Jeremy Dubin in “Of Mice and Men”

Panelists for the League of Cincinnati Theatres (LCT) have recognized the Cincinnati Shakespeare Company’s production of Of Mice and Men with a 4 Star Rating.

Panelists recommended Of Mice and Men, based on John Steinbeck’s classic novel of enduring friendship amidst unendurable hardship, as . . . → Read More: Cincinnati Shakespeare Company’s “Of Mice and Men” Earns 4 Star LCT Rating

Covedale’s “Dracula” Recognized by LCT

Panelists for the League of Cincinnati Theatres (LCT) have recognized lead actor Mike Sherman and fight choreographer Melissa Bennett Murphy for their work on Covedale Theatre’s production of the classic horror show Dracula.

Panelists praised Mike Sherman’s as a standout in his portrayal of a “grounded, activated Van Helsing with flawless accent, tactical clarity and . . . → Read More: Covedale’s “Dracula” Recognized by LCT

CTC’s “Annie, Jr.” Earns 4 Star LCT Rating

Allison Edwards in “Annie, Jr.”

Panelists for the League of Cincinnati Theatres (LCT) have recognized the Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati’s Annie, Jr. with a 4 Star Rating.

Annie Jr., the children’s version of the popular musical favorite depicting the adventures of the plucky comic-book orphan, was described by panelists as enjoyable and “a quick . . . → Read More: CTC’s “Annie, Jr.” Earns 4 Star LCT Rating

Mad Anthony’s “Light Sensitive” Earns 4 Star LCT Rating

Panelists for the League of Cincinnati Theatres (LCT) have recognized the Mad Anthony Theatre Company’s Light Sensitive with a 4 Star Rating, in its first production as an LCT member.

Light Sensitive is described as a story of two lost souls who meet in Hell’s Kitchen and fall in love. Tom, a blind, reclusive and . . . → Read More: Mad Anthony’s “Light Sensitive” Earns 4 Star LCT Rating

Clifton Players’ “The Whale” Earns 4.5 Star LCT Rating

Reggie Willis in “The Whale”

The League of Cincinnati Theatres recommends The Whale, presented by Clifton Players now until October 26.

A one panelist describes it, “Charlie is a very fat man stuck in his apartment, where all the action takes place. How he got to be 600 pounds and how he is living . . . → Read More: Clifton Players’ “The Whale” Earns 4.5 Star LCT Rating