Showboat’s “The Music Man” Earns LCT Recommendation

Panelists for the League of Cincinnati Theatres (LCT) have recognized Showboat Majestic’s “Music Man” as a recommended production. This classic American musical follows fast-talking traveling salesman Harold Hill as he cons the people of River City, Iowa into buying instruments and uniforms for a boys’ band he vows to...

“Thank You” from Carmyn Howe

Carmyn Howe, 2012 “Rising Star” Award Winner, sent us a very nice thank you for her award: Thank you SO much! I move in September 9, and this money is the only reason I could afford to move into my Manhattan apartment this quickly after graduation!...

Cincinnati Playhouse’s “Three Musketeers” Earns 2 LCT Nominations

Panelists for the League of Cincinnati Theatres (LCT) have recognized Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park’s  “The Three Musketeers” with LCT nominations for fight choreography (Drew Fracher) and costumes (Bill Black) as well as distinguishing it as a recommended production. In this adaptation of the classic Alexander Dumas swashbuckling tale,...

Ensemble Theatre’s “Good People” Earns LCT Recommendation

Panelists for the League of Cincinnati Theatres (LCT) have recognized Ensemble Theatre of Cincinnati’s “Good People” as a recommended production. This regional premiere of a work by Pulitzer Prize winning writer David Lindsay-Abaire  explores the struggles, shifting loyalties and unshakeable hopes that come with having next to nothing in...

Covedale’s “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof” Earns LCT Recommendation

Panelists for the League of Cincinnati Theatres (LCT) have recognized Covedale Center for the Performing Arts’ “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof” as a recommended production. In this Tennessee Williams classic, a plantation house family celebrates the sixty-fifth birthday of its patriarch, Big Daddy. But the mood is tense,...

To Kill a Mockingbird Earns 2 LCT Nominations

Panelists for the League of Cincinnati Theatres (LCT) have recognized Cincinnati Shakespeare Company’s  “To Kill a Mockingbird” with LCT nominations for lead actor (Bruce Cromer) and featured actress (Torie Wiggins) as well as distinguishing it as a recommended production. In this adaptation of the beloved Harper Lee novel, set...

Curtain Up! Meet the Directors WVXU interview

Click the link below to hear the WVXU interview with Cathy Springfield and Sherry McCamley on our upcoming Curtain Up! Meet the Directors event–Sunday, Sept. 9th at Joseph Beth Book Store, from 1-3 PM http://cpa.ds.npr.org/wvxu/audio/2012/08/082612_LCT.mp3...

Showboat’s “Rounding Third” Earns LCT Recommendation

Panelists for the League of Cincinnati Theatres (LCT) have recognized Showboat Majestic’s  “Rounding Third” as a recommended production. “Rounding Third” introduces us to two little-league coaches — one a veteran, the other a new recruit — and their markedly different personal circumstances and philosophies about the game. Their clash...