Category: Event Preview

Nadine Sierra: Matinee Musicale hits the jackpot

Nadine Sierra

At La Scala, in January, young soprano Nadine Sierra and legendary baritone Leo Nucci were called back for a mid-performance encore in front of the curtain, something that hadn’t happened there since 1988. On May 1, Cincinnati will hear her in performance as Matinee Musicale concert series closes its 103rd season. Come see what all the excitement is about.

Magro Foundation to honor late author

The John L. Magro Foundation will honor the late Stephen Birmingham (1932-2015) during its 17th annual fundraising event. Birmingham, a longtime resident of Cincinnati, wrote many novels, short stories and nonfiction books, including “Our Crowd,” “America’s Secret Aristocracy,” “Carriage Trade” and “Real Lace: America’s Irish Rich.”