ETC’s Cinderella set to Charm Audiences Again

Sneak Peak by Kenneth Stern of Cinderella: Ensemble Theatre

Sara Mackie and Torie Wiggins as the stepsisters in ETC’s upcoming “Cinderella”

Cinderella and her Cincinnati created entourage of animal friends are back at the Ensemble Theatre for ETC’s annual holiday show. Ahead of the December 2nd opening night, playwright Joe McDonough reflected on and . . . → Read More: ETC’s Cinderella set to Charm Audiences Again

Incline Theatre Set to Tackle “Rent”

Sneak Peak by Lissa Gapultos of “Rent”: Incline Theatre

The Warsaw Federal Incline Public Theatre continues its District Series with Jonathan Larson’s rock musical Rent, a loose adaptation of the opera La Boheme by Giacomo Puccini. Many of the elements of the opera remain in Rent: starving artists, an ailing leading lady, the bonds of . . . → Read More: Incline Theatre Set to Tackle “Rent”

Get Swept Away with Covedale’s “Mary Poppins”

Review by Doug Iden of Mary Poppins: Covedale Theatre

Matt Dentino and Alyssa Hostetler in “Mary Poppins”

Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious. That is both the title of a song written by the Sherman Brothers for Disney’s classic movie Mary Poppins and an apt description of the current musical production of that show at the Covedale Theater. The . . . → Read More: Get Swept Away with Covedale’s “Mary Poppins”

A Not So Jolly Holiday with Mary Poppins

Review by Shawn Maus of Mary Poppins: Covedale Theatre

Director Tim Perrino notes in the Playbill that “though the stage musical [Mary Poppins] is not completely the same as the movie, it has the beautiful music, deep life lessons and a sense of magic in the air that will inspire your kids to sing and . . . → Read More: A Not So Jolly Holiday with Mary Poppins

CSC’s “As You Like It” is a Breath of Fresh Air

Reivew by Greg Bossler of As You Like It: Cincinnati Shakespeare Company

Billy Chase and Sara Clark in “As You Like It”

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company’s first Shakespeare play of the year is a delightful and breezy production of As You Like It, starring Sara Clark as a puckish Rosalind.

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The Know Theatre Strikes Back with “All Childish Things”

Review by Sheldon Polonsky of All Childish Things: Know Theatre

Episode 4: A New Show. It was a dark time for Cincinnati Theatre. The holiday season was approaching, along with the usual holiday fare. But a rebel alliance at the Know Theatre, led by a ragtag band of actors, was determined to fight back…

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You’ll be a Fan of Know Theatre’s “All Childish Things”

Review by Erica Minton of All Childish Things: Know Theatre

James Creque and Chris Wesselman in “All Childish Things”

Joseph Zettelmaier’s All Childish Things recently opened at the Know Theatre’s Main Stage, and you can tell from the moment you walk in that the Know staff are having fun with this show. Signage . . . → Read More: You’ll be a Fan of Know Theatre’s “All Childish Things”

CSC’s “As You Like It” has Something for Everyone

Review by Liz Eichler of As You Like It: Cincinnati Shakespeare Company

Sara Clark as Rosalind in “As You Like It’ presented by Cincinnati Shakespeare Company, with Geoffrey Warren Barnes II as Orlando, Rosalind’s love.

You’ll hit the “Like” button for Cincinnati Shakespeare’s As You Like It, playing now through December 12, 2015.

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