Playhouse’s “Venus in Fur” Earns 4 Star LCT Rating

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

In Venus in Fur, at the end of a long day of auditions, a playwright is convinced he’ll never find the right actress to play the heroine in his adaptation of a . . . → Read More: Playhouse’s “Venus in Fur” Earns 4 Star LCT Rating

NKU’s “Spamalot” Earns 4.5 Star LCT Rating

Panelists for the League of Cincinnati Theatres (LCT) have recognized Northern Kentucky Unversity Theatre Department’s Spamalot, with a 4.5 star recommendation. Spamalot is the side-splitting musical version of the classic comedy movie Monty Python and the Holy Grail.

Panelist called Spamalot “an exuberant, rambunctious, outrageous show” full of “fun, irreverent, envelope-pushing silliness”. Director Ken Jones . . . → Read More: NKU’s “Spamalot” Earns 4.5 Star LCT Rating

CCM’s “Living Dead in Denmark” Recognized by LCT

Panelists for the League of Cincinnati Theatres (LCT) have recognized College Conservatory of Music Drama Department’s Living Dead in Denmark for its fight choreography and makeup, and for the work of lead actress Anna Stapleton.

In this hilarious spoof set five years after the tragic events that ended Shakespeare’s Hamlet, a resurrected Ophelia, Juliet and . . . → Read More: CCM’s “Living Dead in Denmark” Recognized by LCT

New Edgecliff’s “Other People’s Money” Earns 4 Star LCT Rating

Mike King, Mike Dennis, and Robert Allen / Photo by Mikki Schaffner

Panelists for the League of Cincinnati Theatres (LCT) have recognized Cincinnati New Edgecliff’s Other People’s Money with a 4 Star Rating.

In Other People’s Money, Wall Street takeover artist Lawrence Garfinkle’s computer is going tilt over the undervalued stock of . . . → Read More: New Edgecliff’s “Other People’s Money” Earns 4 Star LCT Rating

“Harvey” Actor at Carnegie Theatre Commended by LCT

The League of Cincinnati Theatres (LCT) recognizes the work of Nathan Neorr in “Harvey,” playing now through April 27 at The Carnegie Performing Arts Center in Covington, KY.

“Whenever Neorr was not on stage, I just wanted him to come back on,” stated on LCT panelist. Another noted “he did his job, though clearly inspired . . . → Read More: “Harvey” Actor at Carnegie Theatre Commended by LCT

“Gypsy” Actresses at Covedale Commended by LCT

Sherry McCamley as Mama Rose in “Gypsy”

The League of Cincinnati Theatres (LCT) recognizes the work of Brianna Barnes as Louise and Sherry McCamley as Mama Rose in the Covedale Theatre’s “Gypsy,” playing now through May 4.

One panelist noted “Brianna Barnes (Louise) captured my attention from the moment she entered the stage. She . . . → Read More: “Gypsy” Actresses at Covedale Commended by LCT

Falcon’s “The Story of My Life” Earns 4 Star LCT Rating

Panelists for the League of Cincinnati Theatres (LCT) have recognized the Falcon Theatre’s “Fourth Wall” production of The Story of My Life with a 4 Star Rating.

The Story of My Life is a moving musical that follows the friendship of Alvin and Thomas, two men from a small town. These lifelong friends are reunited . . . → Read More: Falcon’s “The Story of My Life” Earns 4 Star LCT Rating

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

Panelists for the League of Cincinnati Theatres (LCT) have recognized the Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati’s production of Roald’s Dahl’s timeless children’s story “Willy Wonka, Jr.” with a 4 Star Rating.

Panelists praised Willy Wonka, Jr. as “A fun and heart-warming afternoon…amazing that the story of Willy Wonka and Charlie Bucket can still evoke childhood memories . . . → Read More: CTC’s “Willy Wonka, Jr.” Earns 4 Star LCT Rating