Theater

“The Dancing Princesses” at ETC

Beechmont Players | Anderson Center, 7850 Five Mile Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45230. 513-233-2468

  • Feb. 16-24. “Suite Surrender,” by Michael McKeever
  • May 11-19. “When We Are Married,” by J. B. Priestley

Broadway Across America | Procter & Gamble Hall, Aronoff Center, 650 Walnut St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-721-3344

  • Jan. 9-21. “Waitress”
  • Feb. 21-March 4. “School of Rock-The Musical”
  • March 20-25. “Chicago”
  • April 10-22. “The King and I”
  • May 29-June 10, 2018. “Disney’s Aladdin”
  • July 31-Aug. 5, 2018. “The Book of Mormon”

The Carnegie | 1028 Scott Blvd., Covington, KY 41011. 859-491-2030

  • Jan. 18-28. “Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka”
  • April 14-29. “Motherhood Out Loud”

The Center for Holocaust and Humanity Education | 8401 Montgomery Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45236. 513-487-3055. 

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Center Stage Players | 1500 W. Galbraith Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45231. 513-558-4910

  • Feb. 16-24. “The Secret Life of Girls”
  • March 23-31. “Tribes”
  • June 1-9. “To Gillian on Her 37th Birthday”

Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati| 4015 Red Bank Rd.

  • Thru Dec. 17. “Cinderella” (at Taft Theatre, 317 E. 5th St., Cincinnati, OH 45202)
  • Feb. 10-18 2018. “Madagascar: A Musical Adventure” (at Taft Theatre, 317 E. 5th St., Cincinnati, OH 45202)
  • Feb. 23-March 25, 2018. “Polkadots: The Cool Kids Musical” (at CTC, 4015 Red Bank Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45227)
  • April 7-15 2018. “Mary Poppins” (at Taft Theatre, 317 E. 5th St., Cincinnati, OH 45202)

Cincinnati Arts Association | Procter & Gamble Hall, Aronoff Center, 650 Walnut St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-621-2787

  • Feb. 27, 7:30 p.m. “RAIN: A Tribute to The Beatles”
  • March 6, 7:30 p.m. “Golden Dragon Acrobats”
  • March 13, 7:30 p.m. “The Illusionists present Adam Trent”
  • March 22-31. “Menopause the Musical”
  • May 11-12, 8 p.m. “Dance Theater of Harlem”
  • April 13-14. “Men Are From Mars-Women Are From Venus Live!”

Cincinnati Black Theatre 

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Cincinnati Landmark Productions | 513-241-6550

  • Thru Dec. 23. “Annie” (at Covedale Center for the Performing Arts)
  • Feb. 15-March 11. “Guys and Dolls” (at Covedale Center for the Performing Arts)
  • April 5-29. “Oklahoma” (at Covedale Center for the Performing Arts)
  • May 2-27, 2018. “Bye Bye Birdie” (at Warsaw Federal Incline Theater)
  • June 6-July 1. “Once on This Island” (at Warsaw Federal Incline Theater)
  • July 11-Aug. 5, 2018. “The Mystery of Irma Vep” (at Warsaw Federal Incline Theater)
  • Aug. 15-Sept. 9, 2018. “Jesus Christ Superstar” (at Warsaw Federal Incline Theater)

Cincinnati Music Theatre | Jarson-Kaplan Theater, Aronoff Center, 650 Walnut St, Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-621-2787

  • May 11-19. “Camelot”

Cincinnati Playwrights Initiative | Fifth Third Bank Theater, Aronoff Center, 650 Walnut St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-621-ARTS

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Cincinnati Shakespeare Company | 1195 Elm. St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-381-2273

  • Dec. 21-31. “Every Christmas Story Ever Told”
  • Jan 26-Feb. 17, 2018. “Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner?”
  • March 2-24, 2018. “Othello”
  • April 6-28, 2018. “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof”
  • May 18-June 9, 2018. “Noises Off”

Clifton Players | Clifton Performance Theatre, 404 Ludlow Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45220. 513-861-7469

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Clifton Cultural Arts Center | 3711 Clifton Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45220. 513-497-2860

  • Jan. 14. “Trip Jones and the Case of the Missing Music,” Second Sunday family showtime
  • Feb. 11. “Pinocchio,” Second Sunday family showtime

College-Conservatory of Music | University of Cincinnati. 556-4183

  • Feb. 8-12. “Love and Information” (at Patricia Corbett Theater)
  • Feb. 22-Mar. 4. “Jesus Christ Superstar” (at Patricia Corbett Theater)
  • March 7-9. “Transmigration Festival” (at various locations throughout CCM Village)
  • March 29-31. “The Theory of Relativity” (at Cohen Family Studio Theater)
  • April 19-21. “Edinburgh Fringe Festival Project” (at Cohen Family Studio Theater)

Commonwealth Theater Company | NKU Stauss Theater. Nunn Drive, Highland Heights, KY 41099. 859-572-6160

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Contemporary Arts Center | 44 E. Sixth St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-345-8400

  • Feb. 15-16, 7:30 p.m. “Kaneza Schaal: JACK&JILL,” world premiere/CAC Commission
  • March 29-30, 7:30 p.m. “Sheida Soleimani: Medium of Exchange,” orld premiere/CAC Commission
  • April 12-14. “Kate McIntosh: In Many Hands,” US premiere (at Fifth Third Theater/Aronoff Center)

Darkness Brewing | 224 Fairfield Ave., Bellevue, KY 41073. facebook.com/darknessbrewing

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Diogenes Theatre Company | Aronoff Center, 650 Walnut St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-621-2787

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Drama Workshop | 3716 Glenmore Ave, Cheviot, OH. 45211. 513-598-8303

  • Thru Dec. 17. “Inspecting A Christmas Carol”
  • Feb. 23-Mar. 11. “The Girls of Miller’s Court: Hunting Jack the Ripper”
  • May 4-20. “The Sting”

Ensemble Theatre | 1127 Vine St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-421-3555

  • Thru Dec. 30. “The Dancing Princesses”
  • Jan. 23-Feb. 17. “The Humans”
  • March 3-31. “Red Velvet”
  • June 5-30, 2018. “Hedwig & The Angry Itch”

Fairfield Community Arts Center | 411 Wessel Dr., Fairfield, OH 45014. 513-867-5348

  • Feb. 9, 7 p.m. Justin Roberts with Liam Davis
  • April 6, 7 p.m. “Sacagawea: Discovering History,” presented by Lexington Children’s Theatre
  • April 7, 8 p.m. “Dan St Paul: What’s Funny After 50?”

Fairfield Footlighters | 411 Wessel Dr., Fairfield, OH 45014. 513-867-5348

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Falcon Theatre | Monmouth Theatre, 636 Monmouth St., Newport, KY 41071. 513-479-6783

  • Jan. 26-Feb. 10. “The Pillowman,” by Martin McDonagh, directed by Ed Cohen.
  • Mar. 16-31. “A Streetcar Named Desire,” by Tennessee Williams, directed by Nate Netzley.
  • May 4-19. “A Great Wilderness,” by Samuel D. Hunter, directed by Clint Ibele

Fitton Playhouse | 101 S. Monument Ave., Hamilton, OH 45011. 513-863-8873

  • Jan. 13, 7:30 p.m. Wizbang Cabaret Circus
  • Jan 19, 7:30 p.m. “Poof Daddy Comedy Magic Show”
  • Feb. 3, 7:30 p.m. “The Drag Show!”
  • Feb 17, 7:30 p.m. “Always,” by Mandy Barnett
  • March 2, 7:30 p.m. “Pirate School!”
  • March 24, 7:30 p.m. “A Night of Praise”
  • April 20, 7:30 p.m. “Why Mosquitoes Buzz,” with Lexington Children’s Theatre
  • May 5, 7:30 p.m. “Women of Rock!” by Just Strange Brothers

Footlighters | Stained Glass Theatre, 802 York St., Newport, KY 41071. 859-291-7464

  • Thru Dec. 16. “The Great American Trailer Park Christmas Musical,” directed by Jim Curtis
  • Mar. 1-17. “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee,” directed by Nick Horton
  • May 3-19. “Urinetown: The Musical,” directed by Bunny Arszman

Fringe Festival | Over-the-Rhine

  • Late May-early June 2018

Great Parks of Hamilton County, Dinner Theater Series | Mill Race Banquet Center, The Mill Golf Course at Winton Woods. 1515 W. Sharon Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45231. 513-521-7275 x285

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Greater Hamilton Civic Theatre | Parrish Auditorium, 1601 University Blvd., Hamilton, OH 45011. 513-737-PLAY

  • Feb. 15-18. “The Foreigner”
  • April 26-29, 2018. “Legally Blonde”

Know Theatre | 1120 Jackson St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-300-5669

  • Thru Dec. 17. “Neil Gaiman’s Neverwhere”
  • Jan. 19-Feb. 10. “SuperTrue,” by Karen Hartman
  • March 2-24. “Kill Move Paradise,” by James Ijames
  • April 13-May 12. “Ada & The Engine,” by Lauren Gunderson

La Comedia Dinner Theatre | 765 W. Central Ave., Springboro, OH, 45066. 800-677-9505 

  • Thru Dec. 31. “Timeless Memories of Christmas”

Lebanon Theatre Company | 10 S. Mechanic St., Lebanon, OH 45036. 513-932-8300  

  • March 16-25. “Almost, Maine,” directed by Kurt Percy
  • May 18-27. “The Foreigner,” directed by Wayne Dunn, produced by Dawn Stone

Loveland Stage Company | 111 S. 2nd St., Loveland, OH 45140. 513-443-4572

  • Dec. 16. “Christmas Dreamin’ ”

Mariemont Players | 4101 Walton Creek Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45227. 513-684-1236

  • Jan. 5-21. “Becky’s New Car”
  • March 9-25. “Around the World in 80 Days”
  • May 11-27. “The Outgoing Tide”
  • July 13-29. “All the Way”

Memorial Hall | 1225 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

  • Jan. 20, 7:30 p.m. “The Moth Mainstage”
  • Jan. 22, 7:30 p.m. True Theatre presents “TrueSong”
  • April 30, 7:30 p.m. True Theatre presents “TrueBaseball”
  • July 23, 7:30 p.m. True Theatre presents “TrueBlue”

Mercantile Library | 414 Walnut St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-621-0717

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Miami University Performing Arts Series | Oxford, OH 45056. 513-529-3200

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Middletown Lyric Theatre | Finkelman Auditorium, 1530 Central Ave., Middletown, OH 45042. 513-425-7140

  • Feb. 16-24. “My Name is Asher Lev”
  • March 16-24. “The Blues in the Night”
  • April 20-28. “Circle Mirror Transformation”
  • June 8-16. “Present Laughter”

New Edgecliff Theatre | 888-428.7311

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Northern Kentucky University | 100 Nunn Dr., Highland Heights KY 41099. 859-572-5464

  • Feb. 15-25. “Angels in America” (Corbett Theatre)
  • April 3-8. “Tick, Tick…Boom!” (Stauss Theatre)
  • April 4-8. “Songs for a New World” (Stauss Theatre)
  • April 19-29. “Kiss Me, Kate” (Corbett Theatre)

Ohio Stage Company | Fitton Center, Hamilton

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OTRImprov | Arnold’s Bar and Grill, 210 E. Eighth St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

  • Dec. 19-21, 26-28, 7:30 p.m. “The Naughty List,” an improvised dinner show

Playhouse in the Park | 962 Mt. Adams Circle, Cincinnati, OH, 45202. 513-421-3888

  • Thru Dec. 17. “An Evening with Groucho” (at Thompson Shelterhouse)
  • Thru Dec. 30. “A Christmas Carol” (at Marx Theatre)
  • Jan. 20-Feb. 18. “Million Dollar Quartet” (at Marx Theatre)
  • Feb. 9-March 11, 2018. “Be Here Now” (at Thompson Shelterhouse)
  • March 3-31, 2018. “Marie and Rosetta” (at Marx Theatre)
  • March 24-April 22. “Sooner/Later” (at Thompson Shelterhouse)
  • April 21-May 19, 2018. “Treasure Island” (at Marx Theatre)
  • May 5-June 10. “Murder for Two” (at Thompson Shelterhouse)

Public Library | 800 Vine St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-369-6900

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Pyramid Hill | 1763 Hamilton Cleves Rd, Hamilton, OH 45013. 513-868-8336

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Queen City Theater | The Carnegie, 1028 Scott Blvd., Covington, KY 41011. 513-448-6037.

  • Thru Dec. 17. “The Bomb-itty of Errors,” hip-hop adaptation of Shakespeare’s “Comedy of Errors”
  • March 2-18. “The Body of an American,” based on Paul Watson’s Pulitzer Prize winning photo

School for Creative & Performing Arts | 108 W. Central Pkwy., Cincinnati, OH, 45202. 513-363-8100

  • Feb. 2-4. “The Ransom of Miss Elverna Dower”
  • March 9-11. “Harvey”

Stagecrafters | Sharonville Cultural Arts Center, 11165 Reading Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45241. 513-909-6918

  • Feb. 10-18. “Daddy’s Dyin’ Who’s Got the Will?,” by Del Shores
  • May 5-13. “Jake’s Women,” by Neil Simon

Sunset Players | 1945 Dunham Way, Cincinnati, OH 45238. 513-588-4988

  • Feb. 16-17, 23-25, March 1-3. “The Game’s Afoot”
  • May 4-5, 11-13, 17-19. “Angel Street”
  • June 6-7, 13-15, 19-21. “If/Then”

Thomas More College | 333 Thomas More Pkwy, Crestview Hills, KY 41017. 859-341-5800 

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Tri-County Players | Sharonville Cultural Arts Center, 11165 Reading Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45241. 513-471-2030

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Village Players | 8 N. Ft. Thomas Ave., Ft. Thomas, KY 41075. 859-392-0500 

  • Feb. 9-17. “Ring Round the Moon,” by Jean Anouilh
  • April 20-28. “Bingo! The Winning Musical,” by Michael Heitzman, Ilene Reid and David Holcenberg

Xavier University | 3800 Victory Pkwy., Cincinnati, OH 45207. 513-745-3939

  • Feb. 2-4. “Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson”
  • Feb. 15-17. “Buried Child”
  • April 12-14. “Cabaret”

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