Arts & Culture Listings

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  • Oct. 10-13, 2019

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

  • Thru May 5, noon-5 p.m. “Swap Meet,” bring unfinished art work for others to complete, and take one home to work your magic. 2D or 3D accepted. Can be handled by one person.

Christ Church Cathedral | 318 E. Fourth St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-621-1817.

  • July 23-27. Call to singers for Christ Church Cathedral Choir for 2018-19 season. By audition only for both paid and volunteer positions

Cindependent Film Festival | 214-843-6781.

  • Call to filmmakers for submissions for first annual Cindependent Film Festival. Films must have been produced no earlier than 2013. English or English subtitled films only.

Collegium Cincinnati |

  • Call for singers. SummerSing Chamber Choir (July 19-22) and Masterworks Choir (July 22-28)

De la Dance Company | 5141 Kennedy Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45213. 513-871-0914

  • May 5, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Auditions for 2018-2019 season

FotoFocus Cincinnati

  • Deadline May 15. Call to photographers for “Flyover Country,” exhibit sponsored by Fotofocus. May submit up to 5 photographs

Greater Milford Area Historical Society | 906 Main St., Milford, OH 45150. 513-248-0324

  • Deadline April 30. Call to artists for the 2018 Art Affaire Poster Image Competition. For ages 17 and older, submit image design only. Cash prizes available

May Festival | 744-3229 or RWetzel@mayfestival.com. mayfestival.com

  • Deadline April 30. Call to musicians for the “Sing Hallelujah!” Open to all singers, instrumentalists, small and large ensembles. Entries must be submitted through YouTube

Taft Museum of Art | 316 Pike St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-241-0343. 

  • Thru April 27. Call to volunteers for assistance with outdoor exhibition by Patrick Dougherty. No specific skills needed, but must be over 16 years of age.

Thunder-Sky, Inc. | 4573 Hamilton Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45223. 513-426-0477.

  • Deadline May 5. Call to artists for “Swap Meet” exhibition. Drop off and complete an unfinished artwork. Open to all artists. Exhibition runs May 11-July 1.

Cultural Exhibits

“Hancock Memorial Quilt” by Terrie Hancock Mangat

“Hancock Memorial Quilt” by Terrie Hancock Mangat at Behringer-Crowford “Storied Threads” exhibit.

3CDC | 1203 Walnut St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-621-4400.

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American Sign Museum | 1330 Monmouth Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45225. 513-541-6366 

  • Permanent collection

Behringer-Crawford Museum | 1600 Montague Rd., Covington, KY 41011. 859-491-4003 

  • Thru May 13. “Storied Threads,” regional textile artists

Betts House | 416 Clark St., Cincinnati, OH 45203. 513-651-0734 

  • Permanent exhibit. “History at Home: The Story of the Betts Family, the West End and Cincinnati” 

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

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

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Cincinnati Museum Center | 1301 Western Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45203. 513-287-7000. 

  • Union Terminal closed during restoration.
  • April 28, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Cincinnati Heritage Program Tour “The Mill Creek”
  • May 3, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Cincinnati Heritage Program Tour “Churches, Chapels and Graves”
  • May 4. Duke Energy Children’s Museum re-opens.
  • May 5, 9-11 a.m. Cincinnati Heritage Program Tour “Down the Drain”
  • May 6. “Building Big Ideas,” building and construction exhibition led by experts in architecture
  • May 12, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Cincinnati Heritage Program Tour “Dayton, The Gem City”
  • June 2, 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Cincinnati Heritage Program Tour “The Fernald Preserve”
  • July 10, 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Cincinnati Heritage Program Tour “Rookwood Pottery”
  • July 13, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Cincinnati Heritage Program Tour “Native American Sites in the Little Miami Valley”
  • Aug. 29, 7-9:30 p.m. Cincinnati Heritage Program Tour “Starry, Starry Night”
  • Sept. 12, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Cincinnati Heritage Program Tour “Distinctive Small Museums”
  • Sept. 14, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Cincinnati Heritage Program Tour “A Walk in the Woods”
  • Sept. 18, 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Cincinnati Heritage Program Tour “The Warbird Museum”
  • Sept. 22, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Cincinnati Heritage Program Tour “Greater Cincinnati Water Works”
  • Oct. 6, 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Cincinnati Heritage Program Tour “The Roebling Suspension Bridge & The Covington Shore”
  • Oct. 16, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Cincinnati Heritage Program Tour “Abolitionists on the Ohio River”
  • Oct. 20, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Cincinnati Heritage Program Tour “Inclines and Overlooks”
  • Oct. 24, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Cincinnati Heritage Program Tour “Tiffany and the Making of Stained Glass”
  • Oct. 30, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Cincinnati Heritage Program Tour “Canal to Northern Ohio Tour”

Great Parks of Hamilton County |

  • April 27, 7:30 p.m. “Photography Travel Series: The Real Laos,” photographs by Neville Duffield (at Winton Woods Centre, 10245 Winton Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45231)
  • May 20, 5 p.m. “My Great Park in Pictures Photo Walk,” led by Malinda Hartong (at Shawnee Lookout, 2008 Lawrenceburg Rd., North Bend, OH 45052)

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

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Heritage Village Museum | 11450 Lebanon Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45241. 513-563-9484 

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Krohn Conservatory | Eden Park, Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-421-4086.

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Lloyd Library and Museum | 917 Plum St., Cincinnati OH 45202. 513-721-3707 

  • Permanent exhibit. George Rieveschl Jr.: History of Pharmaceutical Chemistry

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

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Milford Historical Society | 906 Main St, Milford, OH 45150. 513-248-0324 

  • Permanent exhibit. Historical displays of art, furniture, china, books, textiles, antique band instruments, fans, buttons, hats, photographs, historical documents, and more. 
  • Thru April 15. “2018 Harper Quilt Exhibition,” over 70 quilt panels by the RiverCity Quilt Guild

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center | 50 E. Freedom Way, Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-333-7500. 

  • Thru July 13. “Confederate Memory: Symbolism, Controversy & Legacy” and “Confederate Currency: The Color of Money”

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

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Skirball Museum | Hebrew Union College, 3101 Clifton Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45220. 513-221-1875. 

  • Current exhibit. “An Eternal People: The Jewish Experience”
  • Thru June 4. “Israel at 70: A History in Art and Artifacts”

Dance

Cincinnati Ballet dancers perform Archibald’s “Never.Nest” in 2017

Cincinnati Ballet dancers perform Archibald’s
“Never.Nest” in 2017

Anaya Belly Dance | Jarson-Kaplan Theater, Aronoff Center, downtown 

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

  • May 11-12, 8 p.m. “Dance Theater of Harlem”

Cincinnati Ballet | 1555 Central Pkwy., Cincinnati, OH 45214. 513-621-5219

  • April 26-29, 2018. “Bold Moves”: world premieres to music by Eighth Blackbird ensemble, plus New York City Ballet’s Justin Peck with music by Bryce Dessner (at Procter & Gamble Hall, Aronoff Center)
  • Sept. 13-23. “The Kaplan New Works Series” (at Procter & Gamble Hall, Aronoff Center)
  • Oct. 25-28. “Peter Pan” (at Music Hall, 1241 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202)
  • Dec. 13-24. “The Nutcracker” (at Music Hall, 1241 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202)
  • Feb. 14-17, 2019. “The Sleeping Beauty” (at Music Hall, 1241 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202)
  • March 21-24. “Director’s Cut: Firebird and Rite of Spring” (at Music Hall, 1241 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202)
  • March 30-April 7. “Family Series: Aladdin” (at Procter & Gamble Hall, Aronoff Center)
  • April 25-28. “Bold Moves,” Cincinnati Ballet premiere of “Sechs Tänze” by Jiří Kylián, and world premiere of Victoria Morgan’s “Dancing to Oz,” with original music by Maestro Carmon DeLeone

College-Conservatory of Music | University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221. 513-556-4183

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Contemporary Arts Center | 44 E. Sixth St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-345-2941

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

  • June 8-9, 8 p.m. Area Choreographers Festival

De la Dance Company | 5141 Kennedy Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45213. 513-871-0914

  • May 24-June 3. “La Sylphide”

Exhale Dance Tribe | Jarson-Kaplan Theater, Aronoff Center, 650 Walnut St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-621-2787.

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Northern Kentucky University | Greaves Concert Hall, 1 Nunn Dr., Highland Heights, KY 41099. 859-572-5901.

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MamLuft&Co. Dance | Jarson-Kaplan Theater, Aronoff Center, 650 Walnut St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-494-6526. 513-621-2787. 

  • May 24-26. “Iceman 300” World premiere work by MamLuft&Co. Dance choreographer Susan Horner and artist Sean Simon (at Contemporary Arts Center, 44 E. 6th St., Cincinnati, OH 45202)

Miami University Regionals | 4200 N. University Blvd., Middletown, OH 45042.

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Miami Valley Ballet TheatreFairfield Community Arts Center, 411 Wessel Dr., Fairfield, OH 45014

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

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Pones Inc. |

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

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

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Shen Yun | Procter & Gamble Hall, Aronoff Center. 877-818-8029. 

  • May 5-6. Classical Chinese dance

Fairs/Festivals/Markets/Tours

City Flea at Washington Park

Art Off Pike | 7th St.at Madison, Covington, KY 41011 

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The Arts Alliance | Mason. 513-309-8585 

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ArtWorks Mural Tours |

  • Resumes Spring 2018

Asian Food Fest | Washington Park, Over-the-Rhine.

  • May 12-13, community festival featuring authentic Asian & Asian-inspired cuisines, local craft & Asian beer, live entertainment and more

Cincideutsch | Fountain Square.

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Cincinnati Museum Center | 1301 Western Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45203. 513-287-7031 

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Cincy-Cinco | Fountain Square, downtown

  • May 4-6. Tacopolis, weekend long celebration of Latin music, dance and food. Open to all ages

City Flea | Washington Park, Over-the-Rhine 45202

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Clay Alliance

  • See Visual Art.

Great Parks of Hamilton County | 513-521-7275. 

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Greater Hamilton Chamber of Commerce | 513-844-1500. 

  • May 5, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. “Hamilpalooza,” vendors with business to consumer organizations, service organizations, restaurants, crafts, live entertainment and food trucks (at Butler County Fairgrounds, 1715 Fairgrove Ave., Hamilton, OH 45011)

Greater Milford Area Historical Society

  • May 12, 10-4 p.m. “Makers Market at Main,” handmade items from local makers and artists (at 525 Main St., Milford, OH 45150)

IshFestival | Washington Park, 1230 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

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Octoberfest | Second and Third streets, between Walnut and Elm streets, downtown. 

  • September 2018

Ohio Explored | Urban Artifact, Northside

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Price Hill Will | 3724 St. Lawrence Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45205. 513-251-3800

  • Aug. 3-4. “Price HIll Creative Community Festival,” with collaborative performances with MYCincinnati

Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park and the Cincy Blues Society | Hamilton-Cleves Road, near Hamilton. pyramidhill.org

  • September 2018. 16th Annual Art Fair

Second Sunday on Main | Main Street, Over-the-Rhine 45202

  • June thru October 2018. noon-5 p.m. Eclectic street festival

Film/Video

The Mini Microcinema

Black Folks Make Movies | 513-560-8366

  • May 22, 7 p.m. “REVEL in Black Cinema” (at Revel Wine Bar, 111 E. 12th St., Over-the-Rhine)

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

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

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Cincinnati Art Club | 1021 Parkside Pl., Cincinnati, OH 45202 513‑241‑4591

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Cincinnati Film Society

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Cincinnati Museum Center | OMNIMAX/Union Terminal. 513-287-7000

  • Closed until further notice due to renovation.

Cincinnati OTR International Film Festival | otrfilmfest.org

  • Sept. 26-30. Over 35 feature length and short films by Hollywood and independent filmmakers from around the world

Cincinnati World CinemaMemorial Hall, 1225 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 859-957-3456 

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College-Conservatory of Music | University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221. 513-556-4183

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

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Covington Parks and Recreation | 859-292-2151 

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Esquire Theatre | 320 Ludlow Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45220. 513-281-8750. 

  • May 19, 1-3 p.m. Viewing and discussion of “Leaving Fear Behind,” with filmmaker Dhondup Wangchen

HorrorHound Weekend | Sharonville Convention Center. 

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Indian Film Festival of Cincinnati | 513-886-5817 

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Inside the Loop Film Festival | 11165 Reading Rd., Sharonville, OH 45241. 513-554-1014

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Linden Grove Cemetery and Arboretum | 1421 Holman Ave., Covington, KY 41011. 859-261-5539

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Mayerson JCC | 8485 Ridge Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45236. 513-761-7500 

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

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

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The Mini Microcinema | 1329 Main St., Cincinnati, OH 4520

  • April 25, 7 p.m. “Ex Libris: The New York Public Library” (2017), directed by Frederick Wiseman

Price Hill Will | 3724 St Lawrence Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45205. 513-251-3800 

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

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Quiet on the Set Film Festival |

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ReelAbilities Film Festival | 513-487-3940

  • See Cincinnati OTR International Film Festival

School for Creative and Performing Arts | 108 W. Central Pkwy., Cincinnati, OH 45202

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Sharonville Cultural Arts Center | 11165 Reading Rd., Sharonville, OH 45241. 513-554-1014

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Woman’s Art Club / ARTflix | 6980 Cambridge Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45227. 513-272-3700

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Literary/Lectures/Talks

The Mercantile Library

The Black Agenda Cincinnati

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Books by the Banks | Duke Energy Center.

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The Booksellers on Fountain Square | 505 Vine St., 1st floor, Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-258-2038

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Chase Public | 1569 Chase Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45223. 513-426-6500

  • April 26, 7-9:30 p.m. Poetry reading by poet Zena Smith, joined by local writers Katrina Eresman, Emily Ash, and Cecilia Disque
  • May 4, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Poetry readings by from cris cheek, Isaac Pickell, Cathy Wagner, and Aaren Yandrich
  • May 10, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Poetry readings from Susan Glassmeyer, Richard Hague, Pauletta Hansel, and Rhonda Petit  
  • May 19, 7:30-10 p.m. Poetry reading by local writers Keith Tuma, Brett Price, and Sidney Cherie Hilley, as well as visiting poet Trevor Joyce from Ireland

Christ Church Cathedral | 318 E. Fourth St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-621-1817. 

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Cincinnati Museum Center | 1301 Western Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45203. 513-287-7000

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Cincy Stories | Woodward Theater, 1404 Main St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 

  • June 5, Aug. 7, Oct. 2, Dec. 4. Evening of personal storytelling: Christian Gill, Mary Delaney, Jesse Tack, Josh Sneed, Paola Garrido Estevez, Candace Janai

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

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Covington Writers Group | Kenton County Library, 502 Scott Blvd., Covington, KY 41011

  • 1st & 3rd Saturdays, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Twice-monthly workshop

Dos Madres Press | Arnold’s Bar & Grill, downtown. 

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Harriet Beecher Stowe House | 2950 Gilbert Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45206. 513-751-0651.

  • May 2, 7 p.m. Discussion of short stories by Mark Twain

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

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Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives | 3101 Clifton Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45220. 513-221-1875.

  • May 15, 7-8:30 p.m. Book signing and discussion of “Conversations with Colleagues: On Becoming an American Jewish Historian,” by Dr. Jeffrey Gurock
  • May 22, 5-6:30 p.m. “Chaim Weizmann: Architect of the Jewish State, 1917-1948,” lecture led by Dr. Jehuda Reinharz

Jewish Family Service of Cincinnati | 8487 Ridge Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45236 

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Joseph-Beth Booksellers | 2692 Madison Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45208. 513-396-8960 

  • April 24, 7 p.m. Book discussion and signing of “Count the WIngs: The Life and Art of Charlie Harper,” by Michelle Houts
  • April 25, 7 p.m. Book discussion and signing of “Tradition,” by Brendan Kiely
  • April 26, 7 p.m. Book discussion and signing of “All Out of Pretty,” by Ingrid Palmer
  • April 27, 7 p.m. Book presentation of “Buttermilk Graffiti: A Chef’s Journey to Discover America’s New Melting-Pot Cuisine,” by Edward Lee
  • April 28, 2-4 p.m. Local Author Showcase
  • May 1, 10:30 a.m. Book presentation of “George the Hero Hound,” with Jeffrey Ebbeler
  • May 2, 6 p.m. Book discussion of “Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets”
  • May 3, 7 p.m. Book discussion and signing of “Love and Ruin,” by Paula McLain
  • May 5, 7 p.m. Book presentation of “The Seasons of My Mother: A Memoir of Love, Family and Flowers,” by Marcia Gay Harden
  • May 9, 7 p.m. Book discussion and signing of “You Think It, I’ll Say It,” by Curtis Sittenfeld
  • May 12, 6 p.m. EPIC Reads Tour
  • May 14, 7 p.m. Book discussion and reading of “Treasure Island”
  • May 15, 7 p.m. Book discussion and signing of “Onyx and Ivory,” by Mindee Arnett
  • May 16, 7 p.m. Book discussion and signing of “The World of All Souls: The Complete Guide to a Discovery of Witches,” “Shadow of the Night,” and “The Book of Life,” by Deborah Harkness
  • May 23, 6 p.m. Book discussion and reading of “Americanah,” by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
  • May 27, 2 p.m. Book discussion and signing of “Here Comes Trouble,” by Kate Hattemer

Mayerson JCC | 8485 Ridge Ave., Amberley. 513-761-7500 

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Memorial Hall | Over-the-Rhine

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

  • May 10, 6 p.m. “Hearth & Home,” led by Melissa Clark
  • June 13, 6 p.m. “Harriet Beecher Stowe Freedom Writer Award and Lecture,” with Colson Whitehead
  • July 11, 6 p.m. “Science and Technology Lecture,” led by Liza Mundy
  • Aug. 23, 6 p.m. “2035 Lecture,” led by Jerald Cooper
  • Sept. 13, 6 p.m. “Pyle Urban Lecture,” led by Luc Sante
  • Oct. 17, 6 p.m. “The Modern Novel Lecture,” led by Jennifer Egan

Monastery Studio | 760 William Howard Taft Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45206

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National Underground Railroad Freedom Center | 50 East Freedom Way, Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-333-7500.

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Northern Kentucky University | Greaves Concert Hall, 1 Nunn Dr., Highland Heights, KY 41099.

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Northern Kentucky University Scripps Howard Center for Civic Engagement | Louie B. Nunn Dr., Highland Heights, KY 41099 

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Pique | 210 W. Pike St., Covington, KY 41011. 859-322-9553

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

  • Thru April 24. Poetry in the Garden
  • April 28, 2:30 p.m. “collaborWRITE: A Public Writing Workshop”

Skirball Museum / Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion | 3101 Clifton Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45220

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

  • May 12, 4:00-6:00 & 7:30-9:30. Main Stage event, with reception between sessions

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

  • Monday’s thru May 7, noon. Spring 2018 Writer’s Table with Dick Hague
  • May 4-5. Community of Creative Writers Retreat

Urban Appalachian Literary Salon Series | 329 Ludlow Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45220

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Women Writing for a Change | 6906 Plainfield Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45236. 513-272-1171

  • April 28, 2-4 p.m. Book signing: “Perfection,” by Kathy Wade

Word of Mouth Cincinnati | MOTR Pub, 1345 Main St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

  • Final Tuesdays. 7 p.m. Monthly poetry readings

Music

Chamber Music Cincinnati presents Artemis String Quartet at the Jarson-Kaplan Theater

Amicus Duo | First Lutheran Church, 1208 Race St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-476-8224.

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Art of the Piano | Werner Recital Hall, College-Conservatory of Music, University of Cincinnati.

  • May 26-June 16. Masterclasses and public recitals by world-class pianists

Bach Ensemble of St. Thomas | St. Thomas Episcopal Church, 100 Miami Ave., Terrace Park, OH 45145. 513-831-2052

  • May 27, 5 p.m. Bach Vespers for Pentecost: “Höchsterwünschtes Freudenfest,” BWV 194

Baker Hunt Art & Cultural Center | 620 Greenup St., Covington, 41011. 859-431-0020

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Behringer-Crawford Museum | 1600 Montague Rd., Covington, KY 41011. 859-491-4003

  • May 3, 7 p.m. Nicole Zuraitis
  • May 17, 7 p.m. MJQ Deja Vu
  • June 7, 7 p.m. Comet Bluegrass All-Stars
  • June 14, 7 p.m. Nasty Nati Brass Band
  • June 21, 7 p.m. Mambo Combo
  • June 28, 7 p.m. Robin Lacy & DeZydeco
  • July 2, 7 p.m. The Bluebirds
  • July 12, 7 p.m. Leroy Ellington Band
  • July 19, 7 p.m. Hot Magnolias
  • Aug. 2, 7 p.m. Aaron Levin & Heaters
  • Aug. 9, 7 p.m. The Company

Blue Ash/Montgomery Symphony | 513-549-2197

  • May 28, 6 p.m. “Memorial Day Concert,” Michael Chertock, conductor. Works by Mendelssohn, Copland and traditional Armed Forces Salute (at Blue Ash Towne Square)

Butler Philharmonic | 513-844-5151

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Caladrian Ensemble | Old St. Mary’s Church, 123 E 13th St., Cincinnati, OH 45202.

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Calvary Episcopal Church | 3766 Clifton Ave., Cincinnati, OH, 45220. 513-861-4437

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The Carnegie | 1028 Scott Blvd., Covington, KY 41011. 859-957-1940

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Catacoustic Consort

  • April 27, 7:30 p.m. “Chiaroscuro: The beautiful viols of 18th-century Germany” (at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 1528 Race St., Cincinnati, OH 45202)
  • May 20, 3 p.m. “The Sisters of New France: Music from Colonial Louisiana” (at Christ Church Cathedral, 318 E. 4th St., Cincinnati, OH 45202)

Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption | Covington. 859-431-2060

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Chamber Music Cincinnati | 513-342-6870

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Chamber Music Network

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Christ Church Cathedral | 318 E. Fourth St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-621-1817

  • Tuesdays, thru May, 12:10 p.m. Music Live@Lunch (at Christ Church Chapel)

Christ Church Glendale | 965 Forest Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45246. 513-771-1544

  • 2nd Wednesday, 12:05-12:30 p.m. Music Live with Lunch

Christmas Saengerfest | Various Over-the-Rhine venues

  • December 2018

Church of the Redeemer | 3944 Erie Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45208. 513-321-6700

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Cincinnati Art Museum | 953 Eden Park Dr., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-721-2787

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

  • May 5, 6 p.m. “Sing Sangit: Explorations in Indian Music”

Cincinnati Boychoir | Aronoff Center, 650 Walnut St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-396-7664

  • April 28-29. “A Life Extraordinary: Celebration of Nelson Mandela” (Jarson-Kaplan Theater, Aronoff Center)

Cincinnati Camerata

  • April 29, 4 p.m. “Songs of the Isles,” works by Vaughan Williams, John Wilbye, Jonathan Willcocks and more (Irish Heritage Center of Greater Cincinnati, 3905 Eastern Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45226)

Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra | 513-723-1102.

  • May 4, 7 p.m. “Summer of Love – Encore Performance,” with Roger Klug, guitar and Heidi Yenney, viola (at Campbell County Library, 1000 Highland Ave., Fort Thomas, KY 41075)
  • Aug. 4, 7:30 p.m. “British Invasion,” Eckart Preu, conductor. Coleman Itzkoff, cello. Ellen Stedtefeld, commentator. Works by Handel, Elgar, Haydn and more (at School for Creative and Performing Arts, 108 W. Central Pkwy, Cincinnati, OH 45202)
  • Aug. 5, 4 p.m. “An Afternoon with Jane Austen,” CCO string  quartet with Coleman Itzkoff, cello. Barbara Britton Wenner, narrator (at Taft Museum of Art, 316 Pike St., Cincinnati, OH 45202)
  • Aug. 7, 7:30 p.m. “MicroBrass @ Fretboard,” CCO brass quintet with Melissa Harvey, soprano (at Fretboard Brewing, 5800 Creek Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45242)
  • Aug. 11, 7:30 p.m. “Four Seasons Reimagined,” Eckart Preu, conductor. Celeste Golden Boyer, concertmaster. Michael Tittel, photography (at School for Creative and Performing Arts, 108 W Central Pkwy, Cincinnati, OH 45202)
  • Aug. 12, 4 p.m. “Postcards from the Sky,” CCO string quartet with Rebecca Andres, flute (at Carnegie Hall at Newport, 401 Monmouth St., Newport, KY 41071)
  • Aug. 16, 7:30 p.m. “Historical Commentary and Film Screening of The Red Violin,” with violin excerpts performed by Elizabeth Pitcairn (at Esquire Theatre, 320 Ludlow Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45220)
  • Aug. 17, 7:30 p.m. “American Souvenirs,” CCO string quartet. Works by Gershwin, Dvořák and Irving Berlin (at Liberty Exhibition Hall, 3938 Spring Grove Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45223)
  • Aug. 18, 7:30 p.m. “Voyage of the Red Violin,” Eckart Preu, conductor. Elizabeth Pitcairn, violin. Russell Ihrig, commentator. Mable Lecrone, violin (at School for Creative and Performing Arts, 108 W Central Pkwy, Cincinnati, OH 45202)
  • Aug. 19, 4 p.m. “Balkan Rhythms,” CCO string quartet with Elizabeth Pitcairn, violin (at Cincinnati Art Museum, 953 Eden Park Dr., Cincinnati, OH 45202)
  • Aug. 21, 7:30 p.m. “Roaring 20s,” CCO principal wind ensemble (at Jack Casino, 1000 Broadway St., Cincinnati, OH 45202)
  • Aug. 24, 7:30 p.m. “Alt Rock @ The Redmoor,” CCO small ensemble with Christopher O’Riley, piano (at The Redmoor, 3187 Linwood Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45208)
  • Aug. 25, 7:30 p.m. “The Hero Within,” Eckart Preu, conductor. Christopher O’Riley, piano. Ashley Hall, trumpet. Chaya Jones, composer and vocals. Grace Mouch, composer and vocals. Roberto Parker, composer and vocals. Jacob Strom, composer and vocals (at School for Creative and Performing Arts, 108 W Central Pkwy, Cincinnati, OH 45202)

Cincinnati Children’s Choir | College-Conservatory of Music, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221. 513-556-4183

  • April 29, 5 p.m. “Bridges to the Future: We Sing Hope and Unity Concert”

Cincinnati Choral Society

  • May 5, 7:30 p.m. “Swingin’ with the Gershwins,” with Indian Hill High School Jazz Band (at Indian Hill High School, 6865 Drake Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45243)
  • May 6, 2:30 p.m. Encore of previous (at Indian Hill Church Guild Hall, 6000 Drake Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45243)

Cincinnati Civic Orchestra

  • May 3, 7 p.m. Spring Concert (at First Baptist Church, 4410 E. Alexandria Pike, Cold Spring, KY 41076)
  • May 6, 3 p.m. Spring Concert (at Norwood Masonic Center, 2020 Hopkins Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45212)

Cincinnati Contemporary Jazz Orchestra | The Redmoor, 3187 Linwood Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45208 513-280-8181

  • May 13, 2 p.m. “Jazz@First,” Phil DeGreg’s Brasilia (at First Unitarian Church, 536 Linton St., Cincinnati, OH 45219)

Cincinnati Early Music Festival

  • February 2019

Cincinnati Herald | House of Joy Christian Ministries, 5918 Hamilton Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45224. 513-961-3331, x14

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Cincinnati Men’s Chorus | 513-542-2626

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Cincinnati Metropolitan Orchestra | 513-921-4919

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Cincinnati Museum Center | 1301 Western Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45203. 513-287-7001

  • No performances until further notice.

Cincinnati Parks

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Cincinnati Song Initiative 

  • May 6, 3 p.m. “Angels and Sinners,” vocalists Martha Guth and Erika Switzer (at Armstrong Chapel United Methodist Church, 5125 Drake Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45243)

Cincinnati Sound Chorus | 145 Springfield Pike, Cincinnati, OH 45215. 513-554-2648

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Cincinnati Soundbox

  • May 30, 7:30 p.m. Vive! Ensemble (at Urban Artifact, 1660 Blue Rock St., Cincinnati, OH 45223)

Cincinnati Symphony & Pops | Music Hall, 1241 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-381-3300

  • April 27-29, 2018. (Pops) “West Side Story: Film with Orchestra”
  • May 5-6, 2018. (CSO) “Baroque Masterworks,” Harry Bicket, conductor. Iestyn Davies, countertenor
  • May 11-12, 2018. (CSO) “Brahms + Beethoven,” Louis Langrée, conductor. James Ehnes, violin

Cincinnati Symphony Youth Orchestra |

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Classical Revolution | Northside Tavern. 4163 Hamilton Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45223, 216-407-4194

  • Second Sundays, 8 p.m. Chamber music in casual bar setting.

Clifton Cultural Arts Center “Wednesdays in the Woods” | Burnet Woods Bandstand, 3251 Brookline Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45220. 513-497-2860

  • May 30, 7 p.m. The Comet Bluegrass All-Stars
  • June 6, 7 p.m. Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra presents “Summer of Love”
  • June 13, 7 p.m. Orquesta Kandela
  • June 20, 7 p.m. Natural Progression
  • June 27, 7 p.m. Krystal Peterson and The Queen City Band
  • July 11, 7 p.m. The Amador, CCO string quartet presents “Star-Spangled Stories”
  • July 18, 7 p.m. Chuck Brisbin and The Tuna Project
  • July 25, 7 p.m. Push Play
  • Aug. 1, 7 p.m. TRIIIBE, CCO brass quintet presents “Stamp Your Brassports”
  • Aug. 8, 7 p.m. Jake Speed and The Freddies

College-Conservatory of Music | University of Cincinnati. 513-556-4183

  • April 26, 8 p.m. Ariel Quartet: music of Schumann, Bartók, Brahms, along with John Cage’s “Five,” with Allen Otte, percussion

Collegium Cincinnati | Christ Church Cathedral, 318 E. Fourth St., Cincinnati, OH 45202.

  • July 22, 4 p.m. SummerSing Chamber Choir, Christopher Shepard, conductor. Music of Monteverdi, Buxtehude, Galuppi, Bach, and others
  • July 28, 7:30 p.m. SummerSing Masterworks Choir, Christopher Eanes, conductor. Fauré: Requiem and Lauridsen: “Lux Aeterna”

The Comet | 4579 Hamilton Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45223

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concert:nova

  • April 26, 9 p.m. Late:Night Series (at various venues)
  • June 3 & 10, 3 p.m. & 7 p.m. “The Bradbury Tattoos, A Rock Opera,” collaboration with fusion composer Zac Greenberg, librettist and playwright Michael Burnham, and tattooist and surfboard shaper Steven Mast (at Memorial Hall, Over-the-Rhine)

Constella Festival | 800.901.7173

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Contemporary Arts Center | 44 E. Sixth St., Cincinnati, OH 513-345-2941 

  • April 27, 7:30 p.m. “Ofir Klemperer: Signals For Immediate Music,” Israel-born, Cincinnati-based composer, improviser, singer/songwriter and producer

Dearborn Highlands Arts Council | 331 Walnut St., Lawrenceburg, IN 47025. 812-539-4251

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DownTowne Listening Room |

  • April 28, 7:30 p.m. Sirens of Spring Tour: Fun Folk-Rock Co-Bill, Christine Havrilla & Mama’s Black Sheep
  • May 19, 7:30 p.m. Positive Pop & Rollicking Rock and Shane & Emily with Chandler Carter

Fairfield Community Arts Center | 411 Wessel Dr., Fairfield, OH 45214. 513-867-5348

  • April 28, 8 p.m. John McEuen

Fitton Center for Creative Arts | 101 S. Monument Ave., Hamilton, OH 45011. 513-863-8873

  • May 19, 7:30 p.m. “The Pat & Julie Show!” Pat Linhart & Julie Spangler

Fluidity

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Forest-Aires Women’s Chorus | 513-232-4736

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Friendly Sons of St. Patrick Glee Club | 513-254-9334

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Friendship United Methodist Church | 1025 Springfield Pike, Wyoming, OH 45215. 513-821-5725. 

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Golden Mean Arts | 214 E. Eighth St., 5th floor, Cincinnati, OH 45202. 

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Great Parks of Hamilton County | 513-521-7275

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Greenacres Arts Center | 8400 Blome Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45243. 513-898-3256

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The Greenwich | 2442 Gilbert Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45206. 513-221-1151

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Groovin on the Green | 301 Wessel Dr., Fairfield, OH 45014

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Hamilton Fairfield Symphony Orchestra | 513-844-5151

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Hebron Union College – Jewish Institute of Religion | 3101 Clifton Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45220. 513-221-1875

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Hyde Park Community United Methodist Church | 1345 Grace Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45208. 513-871-1345

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Irish Heritage Center | 3905 Eastern Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45226. 513-533-0100.

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It’s Commonly Jazz | Seasongood Pavilion, Eden Park, Cincinnati, OH 45202

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Joseph-Beth Booksellers | 2692 Madison Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45208. 513-396-8960

  • May 11, 7 p.m. Ron Purdon Quintet

Kennedy Heights Arts Center | 6546 Montgomery Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45213. 513-631-4278

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Kentucky Symphony Orchestra | 859-431-6216

  • May 12, 7:30 p.m. “Instrumentally Yours,” small band hits from 1958-90 (at Greaves Hall, School for the Arts, Northern Kentucky University, 1 Nunn Drive, Highland Heights, KY 41099)

Kenwood Baptist Church | 8341 Kenwood Road, Cincinnati, OH 45236. 513-791-0355

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Knox Music Series | Knox Church, 3400 Michigan Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45208. 513-321-2573

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Lebanon Symphony Orchestra | 513-228-2226

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Linton Chamber Music | First Unitarian Church of Cincinnati, 536 Linton St., Cincinnati, OH 45219. 513-381-6868

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Linton Peanut Butter & Jam Sessions | 513-381-6868

  • May 5, 10 a.m. & 11:30 a.m. “Madcap Music-Making: Jack and the Beanstalk” (at Lakeside Presbyterian Church, 2690 Dixie Highway, Lakeside Park, KY 41017)
  • May 12, 10 a.m. & 11:30 a.m. “Madcap Music-Making: Jack and the Beanstalk” (at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 7701 Kenwood Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45236)

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

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May Festival | Music Hall, 1241 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-381-3000

  • May 18, Verdi: Requiem, James Levine, conductor
  • May 19, Bernstein: “Mass,” Robert Porco, conductor
  • May 20, Free community concert, Rollo Dilworth, conductor
  • May 25, Music of Gabrieli, Bernstein, MacMillan and Ravel, Juanjo Mena, conductor
  • May 26, Handel: “Messiah,” Juanjo Mena, conductor

Mayerson JCC • 8485 Ridge Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45236. 513-761-7500

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Memorial Hall | 1225 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-977-8838 

  • May 2, 7 p.m. CMA Songwriters Series presented by US Bank
  • May 4, 8 p.m. Iris Dement with Sam Baker
  • May 10, 8 p.m. Naturally 7
  • May 20, 8 p.m. Rhiannon Giddens
  • May 24, 7 p.m. Hip-Hop Orchestra in Cincy
  • May 26, 8 p.m. The Azar Lawrence Experience: Legacy and Music of John Coltrane

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

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Miami University Performing Arts Series | 513-529-3200

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Miami University Regional Artist Series | 513-785-3155 

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Miami University School of Music | Oxford. 513-529-3200

  • April 25, 7:30 p.m. Jazz Ensembles (at Shriver Center)
  • April 27-28, 7:30 p.m. Collegiate Chorale (at Kumler Chapel)

Montgomery Arts Commission: Live at the Uni | Universalist Church, 9471 Montgomery Rd., Montgomery, OH 45242

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MUSE, Cincinnati’s Women’s Choir | 513-221-1118

  • May 19, 2 & 7 p.m. “35th Annual Spring Concert,” featuring Triiibe (at Memorial Hall, 1225 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202)

Music for All Seasons | Peterloon Estate, 8605 Hopewell Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45242

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Music on the Avenue | St.John United Church of Christ, 520 Fairfield Ave., Bellevue, KY 41073

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Musica Sacra | 513-385-5583

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MusicNOW Festival

  • April 27, 8 p.m. Opening night concert: Mouse on Mars, Red Bird Hollow (Bryce & Aaron Dessner), Sam Amidon, Lisa Hannigan, Spank Rock, and Kristin Anna (at Masonic Center, downtown)
  • April, 28, 8 p.m. Crash Ensemble, Tyshawn Sorey Trio, Yuki Numata Resnick and Kate Ellis (at Freedom Center, The Banks)
  • April 29, 8 p.m. Eighth Blackbird with Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy and Bryce Dessner, CSO String Trio, Crash Ensemble and more (at Freedom Center, The Banks)
  • April 28-29. “Homecoming,” featuring The National and other national alternative acts on two stages (at Smale Park, Cincinnati riverfront)

MYCincinnati | 3117 Warsaw Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45205. 513-251-3800 x106

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No Promises Vocal Band

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No Response Festival

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Northern Kentucky Community Chorus | Lakeside Presbyterian Church, 2690 Dixie Hwy., Lakeside Park, KY 41017. 

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Northern Kentucky University | Greaves Concert Hall, 1 Nunn Dr., Highland Heights, KY 41099. 859-572-5901

  • April 24, 7 p.m. Philharmonic Orchestra
  • April 26, 7 p.m. NKU Choirs

October Festival Choir | Mt. Auburn Presbyterian Church.

  • October 2018

Price Hill Will | 3724 St. Lawrence Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45205. 513-251-3800

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

  • May 9, 7 p.m. Kevin Heider

Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park | 1763 Hamilton Cleves Road, Hamilton, OH 45013. 513-868-8336.

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Queen City BalladeersLeo Coffeehouse, 2301 Indian Mound Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45212

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Queen City Concert Band | 513-561-1799

  • May 6, 2 p.m. “Queen City at the Movies,” notable scores from Hollywood movie soundtracks (at Memorial Hall, 1225 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202)

Riverbend Music Center | 6295 Kellogg Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45230. 513-232-6220

  • May 5, 7 p.m. ODESZA with Phantoms and Pluko
  • May 27, 8 p.m. Steve Martin and Martin Short: An Evening You Will Never Forget For the Rest of Your Life with Steep Canyon Rangers and Jeff Babko
  • May 31, 7 p.m. Dierks Bentley with Brothers Osborne and LANCO

RiversEdge | Marcum Park, 116 Dayton St., Hamilton, OH 45011. 

  • June 1, 6:30 p.m. Suck the Honey, The Baked Potatoes and Back in Black: AC/DC Tribute
  • June 7, 6:30 p.m. Warsaw Falcons, Dr. J & The Apostles and Scotty Bratcher
  • June 14, 6:30 p.m. Joseph Huber and The Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band
  • June 22-23. Whimmydiddle Country Music Festival
  • June 28, 6:30 p.m. The Secret Sisters and The Band of Heathers
  • July 4, 6:30 p.m. Soul Pocket and Miss Jacque
  • July 12, 6:30 p.m. The Lique and The New Respects
  • July 19, 6:30 p.m. Smooth Hound Smith with The Young Heirlooms and Maggie Koerner
  • July 26, 6:30 p.m. Krystal Peterson & The Queen City Band, Circle It and Uptown Funk: The Tribute to Bruno Mars
  • Aug. 2, 6:30 p.m. Brian Olive and Welshly Arms
  • Aug. 9, 6:30 p.m. The Trongone Band and Larkin Poe
  • Aug. 16, 6:30 p.m. The Color of Rhythm and The Motown Sounds of Touch
  • Aug. 23, 6:30 p.m. Frontier Folk Nebraska, Elk Creek and Free Fallin: Tribute to Tom Petty
  • Sept. 15, 8:30 p.m. Signs of Life: The American Pink Floyd

Salon21 | Weston Art Gallery, Aronoff Center, 650 Walnut St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-977-4165

  • May 3, 7 p.m. “Spotlight: Art of the Piano:” Michael Lenahan, piano
  • May 17, 7 p.m. “Wayside Winds:” Annie Gordon, flute; Austin Smith, oboe; Laura Sabo, clarinet; Emily Toth, horn; Danielle Batchelder, bassoon; Jill Jantzen, piano

Schwartz’s Point | Over-the-Rhine. 

  • Thursdays-Saturdays. Nightly jazz

St. Peter in Chains Cathedral | 325 W. Eighth St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-421-5354

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St. Rose Church | 2501 Riverside Dr., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-871-1162

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

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Society for the Preservation of Music Hall | 513-621-2787

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Sorg Opera House | 55 S Main St., Middletown, OH 45044. 

  • April 28, 7:30 p.m: The Blue Wisp Big Band, a “Duke Ellington Birthday Party”
  • May 5 at 8:30 p.m: Steppenwolf’s John Kay

Southgate House | 111 E. 6th St., Newport, KY 41071. 859-431-2201

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Studio 1222 | Mt. Adams Pilgrim Chapel, 1222 Ida St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-381-7999 

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Sycamore Community Singers

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Taft Museum of Art Chamber Music Series | 316 Pike St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-241-0343

  • April 29, 2:30 p.m. Chamber Music Series
  • May 27, 2:30 p.m. Chamber Music Series

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

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Trinity Episcopal Church | 326 Madison Ave., Covington, KY 41011. (859) 431-1786 

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Vocal Arts Ensemble | Memorial Hall, 1225 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-381-3300

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Westwood First Presbyterian | 3011 Harrison Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45211. 513-661-6846

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Xavier Music Series | Gallager Center Theater, Xavier University. 513-745-3161

  • April 28, 2:30 p.m.Piano: Polina Bespalko

Xavier University | 3800 Victory Pkwy., Cincinnati, OH 45207. 513-745-3000. 

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Young Professionals Choral Collective | 513-601-8699

  • May 23, 7:30 p.m. “Long Live Song,” with Cincinnati Boychoir and Cincinnati Symphony Classical Roots Choir (at Old St. Mary’s Church, 123 E. Main St., Cincinnati, OH 45202)
  • June 2, 4:30 p.m. & 7:30 p.m. “Mosaic,” repertoire from the South Pacific, England, Russia, Brazil and United States (at Christ Church Cathedral, 314 E. Fourth St., Cincinnati, OH 45202)

Young Women in Harmony Festival | Princeton High School, 100 Viking Way, Cincinnati, OH 45246

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Opera

“Mezzos & Malbec,” part of Cincinnati Opera Center Stage’s “Singers & Spirits” series

Cincinnati Chamber Opera |  

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Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra | 513-723-1182

  • December 2018

Cincinnati Opera | Music Hall, 1241 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-241-2742

Cincinnati Opera Center Stage

  • April 25, 6 p.m. Singers & Spirits: Mezzos & Malbec, at The Skeleton Root (38 W. McMicken Ave.)
  • May 24, 6 p.m. Singers & Spirits: Sopranos & Sangiovese, at Revel OTR Urban Winery (111 E. 12th St.)

2018 Season

  • June 14-22. “La Traviata,” by Giuseppe Verdi
  • June 21-July 1. “The Coronation of Poppea,” Company premiere, by Claudio Monteverdi (at School for Creative and Performing Arts)
  • July 5-7. “The Flying Dutchman,” by Richard Wagner
  • July 20-31 “Another Brick in the Wall,” United States premiere. Original words and music by Roger Waters, operatic version composed by Julien Bilodeau
  • July 2018. “As One,” company premiere. Music by Laura Kaminsky (at Wilks Studio, Music Hall)

College-Conservatory of Music | University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221. 513-556-4183

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Miami University Opera Theater | Oxford. 513-529-3079

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NanoWorks

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Northern Kentucky University | Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights, KY 41099. 859-572-5901

  • April 27, 8 p.m. Opera Workshop “All Bernstein”

Queen City Chamber Opera | Arts Center at Dunham, 1945 Dunham Way, Cincinnati, OH, 45238. 513-503-8323

  • May 25-27. “Iolanta,” by Piotr Illich Tchaikovsky

ROKCincy |

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Wagner Society of Cincinnati 

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Theater

Sooner/Later at Playhouse in the Park

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

  • 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

  • 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

  • Thru April 29. “Motherhood Out Loud”
  • August 11-26. “Dreamgirls”
  • Nov. 3-18. “In Love and Warcraft”
  • Jan. 17-27, 2019. “The Hunchback of Notre Dame”
  • March 30-April 15, 2019. “Swing!”

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

  • June 1-9. “To Gillian on Her 37th Birthday”

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

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

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Cincinnati Black Theatre 

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Cincinnati Landmark Productions | 513-241-6550

  • Thru April 29. “Oklahoma” (at Covedale Center for the Performing Arts)
  • May 2-27. “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

  • May 1, 7:30 p.m. “Soldier Stories,” by Fred Rothzeid

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

  • Thru April 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

  • April 27-May 12. “Champagne Gods” adults only (at Liberty Exhibition Hall, 3938 Spring Grove Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45223)

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

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

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

  • June 8-24. “Life Could Be a Dream,” by Roger Bean, directed by Dee Anne Bryll
  • July 6-22. “The Odd Couple,” by Neil Simon, directed by Mike King

Commonwealth Artists Student Theater | Highlands High School, 2400 Memorial Pkwy., Fort Thomas, KY 41075. 859-474-2811.

  • June 29-July 8. “O Beautiful,” by Theresa Rebeck
  • July 13-22. “Shrek the Musical”

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

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Darkness Brewing | 224 Fairfield Ave., Bellevue, KY 41073. 

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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

  • May 4-20. “The Sting”

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

  • April 24-May 19. “His Eye is on the Sparrow”
  • June 5-30, 2018. “Hedwig & The Angry Inch”

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

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

  • May 18-27 “I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change”

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

  • 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

  • May 5, 7:30 p.m. “Women of Rock!” by Just Strange Brothers
  • May 19, 7 p.m. “Hamilton ‘68”

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

  • May 3-19. “Urinetown: The Musical,” directed by Bunny Arszman

Fringe Festival | Over-the-Rhine

  • May 29-June 10. Eclectic, experimental theater and performance sampler, produced by Know Theatre

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

  • April 28, 7 p.m. “Harrowing Homecoming”
  • May 5, 7 p.m. “Toga Party Tragedy”

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

  • April 26-29, 2018. “Legally Blonde”
  • May 18-19. “Last Call at Chez Mort,” 5th annual murder mystery dinner

Improv Cincinnati | Clifton Performance Theatre, 404 Ludlow Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45220.

  • Most Saturdays, 8 p.m. Weekly performance (Check website for details.)

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

  • Thru May 12. “Ada & The Engine,” by Lauren Gunderson

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

  • May 3-June 24. “Little Shop of Horrors”

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

  • 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

  • May 11-20. “Don’t Drink the Water,” by Woody Allen

Madcap Puppets | 3316 Glenmore Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45211. 513-921-5965.

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

  • May 11-27. “The Outgoing Tide”
  • July 13-29. “All the Way”

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

  • 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

  • Thru April 28. “Circle Mirror Transformation”
  • June 8-16. “Present Laughter”

New Edgecliff Theatre | 888-428.7311

  • Thru April 28. “A Life in the Theatre,” by David Mamet

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

  • Thru April 29. “Kiss Me, Kate” (Corbett Theatre)
  • May 11-12. “Bye Bye Birdie – Young Performers’ Edition” (Corbett Theatre)

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

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

  • Thru 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.

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

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

  • May 5-13. “Jake’s Women,” by Neil Simon

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

  • 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 

  • Thru April 28. “Bingo! The Winning Musical,” by Michael Heitzman, Ilene Reid and David Holcenberg

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

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Visual Art

Tom Bacher: “Per-4-Ming Trans-4-Ming Phos-4-S-Cent Paintings”

Tom Bacher: “Per-4-Ming Trans-4-Ming Phos-4-S-Cent Paintings” on display at Weston Art Gallery

124 West Pike Street Gallery | Covington. 859-261-0591. 

  • Thru April 28. “Unframed,” works by members of Tiger Lily Press. 

1305 Gallery | 1305 Main St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-383-6815

  • April 27-May 20. “Grants Lick, KY 1976-1999,” drawings by Robin Hofstetter. Reception: April 27, 6-10 p.m.

1628 Ltd. | 11 Garfield Pl., Cincinnati, OH 45202

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21c Museum Hotel | 609 Walnut St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-578-6600

  • Thru Dec. 2018. “Queen City of the West,” series of images portraying Cincinnati
  • Thru September 2018. “The Future is Female,” works by 43 female and feminist artists

American Sign Museum | 1330 Monmouth Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45225. 513-541-6366

  • Permanent collection

Art Academy of Cincinnati | 1212 Jackson St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-562-6262

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Arts Alliance |  513-309-8585. 

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Art Beyond Boundaries | 1410 Main St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-421-8726

  • Thru May 25. “Victory of the Spirit,” paintings by Israeli artist Nevo Afek. Reception: April 29, 2-5 p.m.

Art Design Consultants | 310 Culvert St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-723-1222 

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The Art League | 513-225-3387

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ArtWorks | 513-333-0388. 

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Avant-Garde Art & Craft Shows | 440-227-8794. 

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AYDesign – Art on Vine | 4722 Vine St., Cincinnati, OH 45217. 513-620-4722

  • May 18, 6-9 p.m. Monthly Gallery Reception

Baker Hunt Art & Cultural Center | 620 Greenup St., Covington, KY 41011. 859-431-0020

  • May 12, noon-5 p.m. “49th Annual Duveneck Memorial Art Show,” paintings, sculptures, photography and crafts by over 70 regional artists (at George Rogers Clark Park, 301 Riverside Dr., Covington, KY 41011)

Basketshop Gallery | 3105 Harrison Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45211. 

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Behringer-Crawford Museum | 1600 Montague Rd., Covington, KY 41011. 859-491-4003

  • Thru May 13. “Storied Threads,” quilts of Kentucky’s Heritage

BLDG | 30 W. Pike St., Covington, KY 41011. 859-491-4228

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BLINK Cincinnati

  • Oct. 10-13, 2019

Brazee Street Studio/C-Link Gallery | 4426 Brazee St., Cincinnati, OH 45209. 513-321-0206 

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Bromwell’s Gallery | 117 W. Fourth St., Cincinnati, OH, 45202. 513-315-4622

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Cafe deSales | 2835 Woodburn Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45206. 513-751-2233. 

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Carl Solway Gallery | 424 Findlay St., Cincinnati, OH 45214. 513-621-0069

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

  • Thru July 1. “Andrew Kozakov: Trading Room” • “My Arms are Like Joy Joy Joy Joy!” works by Derek Franklin • “Justin Green: After Binky”
  • Thru April 29. “Not to Scale” • “It’s a Beautiful Mess” 
  • May 11-June 1. “Swap Meet” • “Kids That Rock” Reception: May 11, 5-8 p.m.

Caza Sikes | 3078 Madison Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45209. 513-290-3127

  • Thru April 29. “Face the Sun”: Cincinnati artists Susan Mahan and Mark Wiesner explore the  theme of flowers inspired by springtime. Portion of sales benefits Cincinnati Horticultural Society.
  • April 30-May 13. “Cinco Artistas” Reception: April 30, 6-9 p.m.
  • May 18-June 17. “Dewey Blocksma” mixed media exhibition. Reception: May 18, 6-9 p.m.

Christ Church Cathedral | 318 E. Fourth St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-621-1817

Cincinnati Art Club | 1021 Parkside Pl., Cincinnati, OH 45202 513‑241‑4591

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Cincinnati Art Galleries | 225 E. Sixth St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-381-2128

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Cincinnati Art Museum | 953 Eden Park Dr., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-721-2787

  • Thru May 20. “William Kentridge: More Sweetly Play the Dance”
  • Thru July 22. “Cagnacci: Painting Beauty and Death,” with works by Bernardo Strozzi
  • Thru June 17. “Ragnar Kjartansson: The Visitors and 6 Scenes from Western Culture”
  • Thru Aug. 12. “Terracotta Army: Legacy of the First Emperor of China”
  • April 27, 5-9 p.m. Art After Dark: “Terracotta Army,” live music from GE APAF Music Ensemble, special performances from Chinese Chamber of Commerce, food and specialty cocktails, and free admission to the special exhibition (limited number of tickets available. (RSVP required. #artafterdarkcincy#findyourinnerwarrior)
  • July 20-September 9. “Make Way for Ducklings: The Art of Robert McCloskey”

Cincinnati Art Underground | 1415 Main St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-903-0623

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Cincinnati Nature Center | 4949 Tealtown Rd., Milford, OH  45150

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Clay Alliance | East Walnut Hills

  • May 5, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Spring Pottery Fair, more than 50 ceramic artists. Wheel and hand-building demo, music, food truck

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

  • May 4-June 9. “Moving Forward,” mixed media art by Sean Mullaney, themes of redemption, death and rebirth. Reception: May 4, 5-8 p.m.

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

  • Thru July 24. “Sandra Cinto: Library of Love,” 200 original artist-created books and objects
  • Thru May 20. Three-story structure by Mark deJong
  • Thru May 20. “Chris Larson,” prints, drawings and video works
  • May 18-Aug. 26. “Alison Crocetta: A Circus of One,” seven performance acts with music composed by Zac Little
  • May 18-Aug. 26. “Firelei Báez,” textiles, jewelry and ceramics
  • June 8-Sept. 9. “Kader Attia,” 18 carved wooden busts mirroring faces of World War I

DAAP Galleries | University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221. 513-556-2839

  • April 27, 7:30 p.m. 67th Annual DAAP Fashion Show

Dayton Visual Art Center | 118 N Jefferson St, Dayton, OH 45402. 937-224-3822 

  • Thru April 25. “2018 Art Auction Preview,” Viewing of upcoming art auction works
  • May 4-June 16. “Urban Landscapes,” paintings by local artists Ray Hassard and Marlene Steele. Reception: May 4, 6-8 p.m.

Dearborn Highlands Arts Council | 331 Walnut St., Lawrenceburg, IN 47205. 812-539-4251

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Dick Waller’s Art Place | 130 W. Court St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

  • Current exhibit. Origami Exhibit & Spring Art Show. 

Eisele Gallery of Fine Art | 5729 Dragon Way, Cincinnati, OH 45227. 513-791-7717

  • May 11-June 16. “Spring Creations,” traditional landscapes, portraits and still life paintings by Gail Morrison, Jeff Morrow, and Cindy Nixon. Reception: May 11, 5-8 p.m.

Essex Studios | 2511 Essex Pl., Cincinnati, OH 45206. 513-476-2170

  • May 4-5. “Art Walk – Flowers”
  • Oct. 5-6. “Art Walk – Harvest”
  • Dec. 7-8. “Art Walk – Holidays”

Eva G. Farris Gallery | Thomas More College. 333 Thomas More Pkwy., Crestview Hills, KY 41017. 859-344-3300

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Evendale Cultural Arts Center10500 Reading Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45241. 513-563-1350.

  • May 2, 7:30 p.m. Watercolor Wednesday

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

  • Thru June 2. “Local Perspective,” works by Anne Karp. Reception: April 27, 6-8 p.m.

Fitton Center | 101 S. Monument St., Hamilton, OH 45011. 513-863-8873

  • Thru June 8. “6th Biennial Fitton Center Member Showcase,” multi-media group show. 

Fotofocus Biennial | 513-400-4027

  • Oct. 4. Keynote lecture with Clément Chéroux (at Taft Museum of Art, 316 Pike St., Cincinnati, OH 45202)
  • Oct. 5. Artist Talk (at Contemporary Arts Center, 44 E. Sixth St., Cincinnati, OH 45202)
  • Oct. 6. Daytime Symposium (at Memorial Hall, 1225 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202)
  • Oct. 6. “Teju Cole and Vijay Iyer: Blind Spot Performance” (at Memorial Hall, 1225 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202)
  • Oct. 7. Conversation with Teju Cole (at Mercantile Library, 414 Walnut St., #1100, Cincinnati, OH 45202)
  • Oct. 7. Conversation with Miranda July (at Woodward Theater, 1404 Main St., Cincinnati, OH 45202)

Gallery 708 | 708 Walnut St., Cincinnati, OH, 45202. 513-551-8171

  • Thru May 28. “Purpose/Re-purpose,” works made of repurposed materials by Robert Coomer, Judith Serling-Strum and Jeni Engel-Conley.

Gallery Veronique | 11324 Montgomery Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45249. 513-530-5379 

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Great Parks of Hamilton County

  • Thru April 29. “Between the Miamis,” explores native wildlife and landscapes found between the Great Miami and Little Miami Rivers. Works by John Ruthven, Jan Brown Checco and Linda Bittner. Benefitting Great Parks Forever, formerly Great Parks Foundation. (at Sharon Woods Park)

Greenacres Arts Center | 8400 Blome Rd., Indian Hill. 513-898-3256. 

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The Greenwich Gallery | 2442 Gilbert Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45206. 513-763-7700

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Greenwich House Gallery | 2124 Madison Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45208. 513-871-8787 

  • May 4-June 2. “Vista,” land and seascape works by gallery artists. Reception: May 4, 5-8 p.m.
  • May 12, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. “Artspirations” book signing: Bonita W. Goldberg & Valda Hilley

Hoffner Gallery | Hoffner Lodge, 4120 Hamilton Ave., Cincinnati OH 45223. contact@hoffnerlodge.com

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HudsonJones | 1110 Alfred St. Cincinnati, OH 45214

  • Thru June 9: Maryrose Cobarrubias Mendoza: “red, white and brown,” new drawings and sculpture

Hyde Park Art Show |

  • First Sunday in October 2018

Iris BookCafe and Gallery | 1331 Main St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-260-8343

  • Thru May 20. “Andrew Borowiec: From the Heartland”

IRL Gallery | 1319 Main St. Cincinnati, OH 45202

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Kennedy Heights Arts Center | 6546 Montgomery Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45213. 513-631-4278

  • Thru April 29. “For a Better World” (Lindner Gallery). 
  • Thru June 9. “Second Glances” Expressions of gender through fasion (Kennedy Gallery). 

Ledge Gallery | 2803 Woodburn Ave. Cincinnati, OH 45206 

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Lloyd Library and Museum | 917 Plum St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-721-3707

  • Thru July 13. “Garden to Table: Traditions and Innovation,” illustrations of gardens from the 1600’s to early 20th century

The Lodge | 231 Sixth Ave., Dayton, KY 41074. 513-467-9115

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Malton Gallery | 3804 Edwards Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45209. 513-321-8614

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Manifest Gallery | 2727 Woodburn Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45206. 513-861-3638

  • Thru May 18. “Drawn 2018,” annual survey of drawing, “Macrocosm,” sculpture and installation by Dana Lynn Harper
  • June 1-June 29. “14th Annual Rites of Passage,” “14th Annual Magnitude 7,” “Mar Showcase,” works by Brianna Angelakis and Charlie Goering
  • July 13-Aug. 10. “Hacked,” works about reuse, “Master Pieces 12,” works by current or recent graduate students
  • Aug. 17-Sept. 14. “Nude 10,” the uncovered human form, “Textuality,” works involving text or letterforms, paintings by David Linneweh and Jennifer Meanley

Marta Hewett Gallery | 1310 Pendleton St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-281-2780

  • Thru May 12. “The Banana Issue”: Jorge Rodríguez Diez (R10). 
  • Thru June 9. “Forgotten Land,” oil paintings by Kevin Muente.

Mary Ran Gallery | 3668 Erie Ave. Cincinnati, OH 45208., 513-871-5604.

  • May 4-26. Merle Rosen Art Exhibit, benefitting UC Brain Cancer Research. Reception: May 5, 5-8 p.m.

Miami University Art Gallery | Oxford, OH 45056. 513-529-2232

  • Thru June 30. “Telling a People’s Story,” over 14,000 illustrations from African-American children’s literature
  • Thru June 30. “Scratching the Surface: Exploring Space in Intaglio Prints,” works from 2017 Art History Capstone students

Miami University Voice of America Learning Center | 7847 VOA Park Dr., West Chester, OH 45069. 513-895-8862

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Middletown Arts Center | 130 N. Verity Pkwy., Middletown, OH 45042. 513-424-2417

  • May 4-31. 7th Annual International Scratchboard Artists

Miller Gallery | 2715 Erie Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45208. 513-871-4420

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

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The Mohawk Gallery | 2106 Central Pkwy., Cincinnati, OH 45214. 513-381-5116.

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National Underground Railroad Freedom Center | 50 E. Freedom Way, Cincinnati, Ohio 45202. 513-333-7500

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Neusole Glassworks | 11925 Kemper Springs Dr, Forest Park. 513-751.3292

  • May 6-13. “Mothers Day Vase and Flower,” sculpt vase and flower from molten glass

Northern Kentucky University | 100 Nunn Dr., Highland Heights, KY 41099. 859-572-5148

  • Thru April 27. BFA Senior Exhibitions. 

PAR-Projects | 1662 Hoffner St., Cincinnati, OH 45223

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Pendleton Art Center | 1310 Pendleton St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-421-4339

  • Final Fridays, 6-10 p.m., open studios

Pendleton Art Center – Middletown | 1105 Central Ave., Middletown, OH 45044. 513-465-5038

  • May 4, 5-9 p.m. “7th Anniversary Celebration,” with artists Jelly Doodles and Cassie Dyer

Pique | 210 W. Pike St., Covington, KY 41011. 859-322-9553

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Pop Revolution Gallery | 300 Main St., Hamilton, OH 45013. 513-785-7672

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Pop Revolution Gallery | 105 E. Main Street, Mason, OH 45040. 513-492-7474 

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Price Hill Will | 513-251-3800

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

  • Thru May 13. “Beer Fit for a Queen: The Art of Brewing in Greater Cincinnati,” exhibition on the history of beer and brewing in CIncinnati, featuring original memorabilia, photography, lithographs and advertisements

Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park & Museum | 1763 Hamilton-Cleves Rd., St. Rte. 128, Hamilton, OH 45013. 513-868-1234

  • May 11, 6-9 p.m. The Big Little Art Show and Auction

Redtree Art Gallery | 3210 Madison Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45209. 513-321-8733

  • Thru May 4. “Forty-One,” works by Ryan McNeely
  • May 11-June 1. “Forever Young III,” works by artists under 18

Rottinghaus Gallery | 1983 Madison Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45208. 513-871-3662

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Row House Gallery | 211 Main St., Milford, OH, 45150. 513-831-7230

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Sharonville Cultural Arts Center | 11165 Reading Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45241. 513-554-1014

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Skirball Museum / Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion | 3101 Clifton Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45220

  • Thru June 3. “Israel at 70 with a History of Art and Artifacts,” multimedia exhibition in celebration of Israel’s 70th birthday

St. John’s Unitarian Universalist Church | 320 Resor Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45220. 513-961-1938

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Studio Collection Sale | Harmony Lodge, 646 E. Epworth Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45232. 513-662-9382 

  • November 2018

Studio San Giuseppe Art Gallery | Mount St. Joseph Univ., 5701 Delhi Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45233

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Summerfair Cincinnati | Coney Island. 513-531-0050

  • First weekend of June 2018

Taft Museum of Art | 316 Pike St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-241-0343

  • Thru May 27. “Louis Comfort Tiffany: Treasures from the Driehaus Collection”
  • Thru June 24. “Eternal Blooms: Chinese Painted Enamels on Copper”

Thunder-Sky, Inc. | 4573 Hamilton Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45223. 513-426-0477

  • Thru June 1. “Pre-Existing Condition,” Amy Castelino, Blake Clark, Tracy Featherstone, and Dion Hitchings, found and unfound materials. 
  • See also The Carnegie.

Tiger Lily Press | 859-760-6070

  • See 124 West Pike Gallery.

Visionaries + Voices | 3841 Spring Grove Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45223. 513-861-4333

  • Thru May 25. “Common Place” 

Walk on Woodburn | Woodburn Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45206

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Wash Park Art | 1215 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-291-3626

  • Thru May 25. “Out of the Dark,” expressionistic oil paintings by Kurt Grannan • “Out of the Park,” baseball art by Chris Felix and Taylor Helms

Wave Pool Gallery | 2940 Colerain Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45225

  • Thru April 28. “Unpresidented,” various works in response to current government administration. • “1954 Miles,” group show curated by Harry Sanchez Jr. 
  • Sept. 15-Nov. 17. “Social Medium: Photography as a Tool for Community Collaboration,” photography projects based on collaborations in different communities

The Welcome Project | 2936 Colerain Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45225. 

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West End Art Gallery | 513-449-0144

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Weston Art Gallery | Aronoff Center, 650 Walnut St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-977-4165

  • Thru April 29. CANstruction 2018
  • Thru June 10. Tom Bacher: “Per-4-Ming Trans-4-Ming Phos-4-S-Cent Paintings” 

Westwood Art Show | 3017 Harrison Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45211. 

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Woman’s Art Club | The Barn, 6980 Cambridge Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45227. 513-272-3700

  • Thru April 29. 125th Annual Juried Art Exhibition. Reception: April 29, 1-4 p.m.

Wyoming Art Show | 1 Worthington Ave., Wyoming, OH 45215. 513-761-1749.

  • May 20, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Juried art show with over 125 vendors, food and music

Xavier University Art Gallery | A. B. Cohen Center

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Your Friends & Neighbors | 2803 Woodburn Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45206. 513-258-8461

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Yust Gallery | 3602 Eastern Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45226. 513-284-6737

  • Current exhibit: Artists David LeCheminant and Shawn Marshall

YWCA Cincinnati | 898 Walnut St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-241-7090

  • Thru June 16. “Renew Reveal,” works by Paige Wideman, Terri Kern and Renee Harris. 

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