“Pluto” Shines at Know Theatre

Produced by Know Theatre of Cincinnati and presented through February 22, this abstract play, written by Steve Yockey, is the story of a single mother who tries to reconnect with her withdrawn son after a violent tragedy at a local community college, while mysterious forces threaten to invade their kitchen.

LCT panelists say “the magical . . . → Read More: “Pluto” Shines at Know Theatre

LCT Recommends “Clybourne Park” as a 4-Star Production

Clybourne Park presented by Cincinnati’s Playhouse in the Park is a 4-Star production, according to League of Cincinnati Theatre Panelists.

Panelists state this is “an important play in the American drama canon and the Playhouse production brought the rich script to life. In dialogue with (American classic drama) A Raisin in the Sun, the play . . . → Read More: LCT Recommends “Clybourne Park” as a 4-Star Production

The Carnegie Theatre’s “Sound of Music” Earns 4 Star LCT Rating

Panelists for the League of Cincinnati Theatres (LCT) have recognized The Carnegie Theatre’s production of Rogers and Hammerstein’s classic musical,The Sound of Music,with a 4 Star Rating.

Panelists praised The Sound of Music as “a nostalgic production that was well-executed and beautiful…a fantastic, heart-warming production, with a seriously talented cast.”Jared Joplin, as Captain Von Trapp, . . . → Read More: The Carnegie Theatre’s “Sound of Music” Earns 4 Star LCT Rating

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company’s “Hamlet” Earns 4 Star LCT Rating

Brent Vimtrup as Hamlet

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

Panelists recommended Hamlet, one of Shakespeare’s more enduring tragedies, as “timely and prescient”, featuring many strong performances. “I always appreciate how CSC makes the language of Shakespeare . . . → Read More: Cincinnati Shakespeare Company’s “Hamlet” Earns 4 Star LCT Rating