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Go Down the Rabbit Hole with Alice at Ensemble Theatre

December 15th, 2018

Ain’t no party like a Wonderland tea party… For the holidays, Ensemble Theatre (1127 Vine St. Cincinnati) has brought back one of its most cherished family-friendly musicals with the return of Alice in Wonderland. You can enjoy a performance now and through Sunday Dec 30. Join the ever-curious Alice and her bubbly friends for an unforgettable tea party! Based on the beloved, imaginative tale by Lewis Carroll, this modern retelling is the toe-tapping story of a lost girl, a cool cat, a wild hare, and the original “dancing queen.” Written by creative team Joseph McDonough and David... Read More

Comedian Gary Owen Brings Laughter to Taft Theatre

December 14th, 2018

Looking for a few laughs this weekend? Then you’re in luck! Comedian Gary Owen takes the stage at Taft Theatre (317 E 5th St. Cincinnati) this Saturday Dec 15. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. and the hilarity ensues at 8:30 p.m. Gary Owen has been entertaining American audiences for more than a decade with his side-splitting comedy.  Having performed to sold-out audiences in all the major comedy clubs and theatres across the country, Owen is one of America’s most beloved comedians, having been proclaimed by Ebony magazine as Black America’s “Favorite White Comedian”. Owen grew up in Cincinnati,... Read More

Shop at the Holiday Market at Fountain Square This Season

December 13th, 2018

A festive shopping experience can be found in the heart of Cincinnati! The Holiday Market at Fountain Square (520 Vine St. Cincinnati) still has three dates left, this season! Peruse and shop with regional artisans and crafters on Friday Dec 14 from 4 -9 p.m., Saturday Dec 15 from 12 -9 p.m. and Sunday Dec 16 from 12 – 5 p.m. You’re sure to find something special for everyone on your list! Enjoy full concessions including beer and wine, along with delicious food from local businesses.  Or take a break from shopping to enjoy lively seasonal entertainment or participate in DIY classes, like... Read More

Trans-Siberian Orchestra Takes Over US Bank Arena this Holiday Season

December 12th, 2018

Back and bigger than ever…Rock Theater originators, Trans-Siberian Orchestra returns to where it all started…! Live Nation welcomes Trans-Siberian Orchestra’s The GHOSTS OF CHRISTMAS EVE, The Best of TSO & More presented by Hallmark Channel to U.S. Bank Arena (100 Broadway St. Cincinnati) this Friday Dec 14th for 2 spectacular shows at 4 p.m. and 8 p.m. Based on TSO’s multi-platinum DVD and long-running PBS fundraiser, the story follows the journey of a young runaway who, on Christmas Eve, breaks into an abandoned vaudeville theater seeking shelter from the cold, and the ghostly visions... Read More

Scotty McCreery’s Seasons Change Tour Making Stop at Bogart’s

December 11th, 2018

American Idol heartthrob Scotty McCreery is coming to Cincinnati! Don’t miss Scotty McCreery’s Seasons Change Tour at Bogart’s (2621 Vine St. Cincinnati) this Thursday Dec 13. Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show begins at 8 p.m. Scotty McCreery burst onto the national music scene in 2011 at age 17, quickly establishing himself as one of country music’s hottest new stars. Now in his early twenties, the talented singer/songwriter has album sales approaching 3 million, and received both Platinum and Gold album certifications, debuted three consecutive albums at No. 1 on a Billboard chart, and... Read More

Cincinnati Ballet’s The Nutcracker Comes to Music Hall

December 10th, 2018

Cincinnati Ballet’s holiday triumph returns once again to Music Hall in all its splendor! Holiday classic, The Nutcracker, takes the stage at Cincinnati Music Hall (1241 Elm St. Cincinnati) this Thursday Dec 13 and will continue through Monday Dec 24. Showtimes are: Thursday Dec 13 at 7:30 p.m., Friday Dec 14 at 7:30 p.m., Saturday Dec 15 at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., Sunday Dec 16 at 1 p.m. and 6:30 p.m., Wednesday Dec 19 at 7:30 p.m., Thursday Dec 20 at 7:30 p.m., Friday Dec 21 at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., Saturday Dec 22 at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. and Sunday Dec 23 at 1 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Embark on a... Read More

Rock Musical RENT Coming to Cincinnati!

December 9th, 2018

The latest Broadway hit to grace the stage the Aronoff Center for the Arts is one you won’t want to miss! RENT will be in production at Procter & Gamble Hall at Aronoff Center for the Arts (650 Walnut St. Cincinnati) this Tuesday Dec 11 through Sunday Dec 23. In 1996, an original rock musical by a little-known composer opened on Broadway…and forever changed the landscape of American theatre. Two decades later, Jonathan Larson’s RENT continues to speak loudly and defiantly to audiences across generations and all over the world. And now, this Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award®-winning... Read More

Fiona’s Winter Wonders at PNC Festival of Lights

December 8th, 2018

Fiona the Hippo is the star of the show! Madcap Puppets presents Fiona’s Winter Wonders during the 2018 PNC Festival of Lights celebration at the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden (3400 Vine Street Cincinnati). Performances take place at 6:30 p.m., 7:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. nightly with an additional 9:30 p.m. performance on Fridays and Saturdays. Madcap Productions Puppet Theatre was founded in Cincinnati in 1981 by the late Jerry Handorf and Beth Kattelman. Since the beginning, they have been firmly rooted in the art of professional puppet theatre, children’s literature and world cultures. Admission... Read More

It’s Onesie Bar Crawl Time!

December 7th, 2018

Winter is usually the time where all we want to do is sit inside in our Onesies, stay warm and wait for spring to come. But not anymore! EpicEventz presents Onesie Bar Crawl this Saturday Dec 8 from 4 – 10 p.m. throughout Cincinnati! Get up off that couch and join friends in your Onesie as you mingle through multiple bars enjoying exclusive drink specials and making tons of new friends! Bars include: The Drinkery, The Hub OTR, Revel OTR, Rosedale and MOTR Pub Cincinnati.   Early Bird tickets are just $25 and General Tickets are $35. Tickets include: -Incredible drink specials during the... Read More

Get in the Holiday Spirit with Santa Claus: The Musical at Taft Theatre

December 6th, 2018

The latest production from The Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati will provide entertainment and holiday cheer for all! The Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati presents Santa Claus: The Musical at Taft Theatre (317 E 5th St. Cincinnati) beginning this Saturday Dec 8 at 2 p.m. and continuing through Monday Dec 17 at 1 p.m. For a full list of performance times and to purchase tickets, please visit After 1,000 years of faithful service, Santa Claus has decided to retire. But not all the elves in Santa’s Workshop are too... Read More