Arts & Culture Listings

Auditions/Calls

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

  • Aug. 27-29, by appointment. Auditions for Roald Dahl’s “Willy Wonka.”

Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati | 4015 Red Bank Rd. Cincinnati, OH 45227. 513-569-8080 x10

  • Aug. 21-23, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Auditions for “The Jungle Books Kids” and “Sleeping Beauty.” Roles available for ages 9-17.

Cincinnati Camerata

  • August, by appointment. director@cincinnaticamerata.com

Cincinnati Landmark Productions | 513-241-6550

  • Oct. 13-Oct. 14. Auditions for District Series Shows and Marquee Season Shows (at Warsaw Federal Incline Theatre, 801 Matson Pl.)

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.

Covington-Cincinnati Suspension Bridge Committee

  • Deadline Aug. 31. Submissions for Roebling Suspension Bridge photo contest

Exhale Dance Tribe | 513-621-2787. 

  • Seeking dancers 17 and up for 2018-19 season. Prior professional or pre-professional experience expected.

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

  • Aug. 21-22, 7-9 p.m. Auditions for “The Lion in Winter”
  • Sept. 4-5, 7-9 p.m. Auditions for “Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery”

Fitton Center for Creative Arts | 101 S Monument Ave., Hamilton, OH 45011. 513 863 8873, x110. frontdesk@fittoncenter.org.

  • Deadline Sept. 7. Call to artists for solo and group exhibitions for the 2019-2020 visual art schedule

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

  • Aug. 25, 10 a.m. Auditions for “White Christmas”
  • Aug. 26, 2 p.m. Auditions for “My Son Pinocchio: Gepetto’s Musical Tale”
  • Aug. 27, 7 p.m. Auditions for “My Son Pinocchio: Gepetto’s Musical Tale”

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

  • Aug. 25, 10 a.m. Auditions for “White Christmas”

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

  • Aug. 31 deadline. Call for “PLEIN AIR,” art made outdoors (but exhibitable indoors)
  • Sept. 2 deadline. Call for “SOIL AND DIRT,” exploring concepts of soil and/or dirt
  • Sept. 4 deadline. Call for “ANIMALIS,” art featuring or referencing animals, real or imagined

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

  • Sept. 9, 7 p.m. Auditions for “Outside Mullingar”
  • Sept. 12, 7 p.m. Auditions for “Outside Mullingar”

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

  • Aug. 25. Auditions for 2018-19 season. Registration required.

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

  • Deadline Sept. 30. Playwright submissions for 19th Biennial Year End Series Festival of New Plays – The Y.E.S. Festival running April 4-14, 2019. 859-572-5647. mking@nku.edu

Cultural Exhibits

Butterflies of Madagascar at Krohn Conservatory

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 

  • Aug. 29, 6-8 p.m. Cooking Demo Series Hosted by The Phoenix

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

  • Permanent exhibit. “Mrs. White’s Kindergarten”
  • Thru Oct. 1. “The Great Outdoors”

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” 
  • Aug. 25, Sept. 22, Oct. 27, Nov. 24, Dec. 22, 1-2:30 p.m. Betts Longworth Historic District Walking Tour

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. 

  • Thru Sept. 9. “Mission Aerospace,” history and technology of human flight
  • Sept. 21-Jan. 6. “Guitar: The Instrument That Rocked The World”
  • Thru Jan. 6. “Chocolate, the Exhibition”
  • 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”

Cincinnati Zoo | 3400 Vine St., Cincinnati, OH 45220. 513-281-4700. 

  • Oct. 11, 6:30-9 p.m. “ZooBrew” Beer Tasting

Columbus Foundation/Nina Pinta Tour |

  • Aug. 30-Sept. 17, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Replicas of Columbus’ ships ‘Pinta’ and ‘Nina’ (at Hooters/Beer Sellar, 301 Riverboat Row)

Great Parks of Hamilton County |

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

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

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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
  • Thru Sept. 21. “Phar’-ma-cog-no-sy Illustrated: A History of Natural Pharmaceuticals”

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. 

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

  • Aug. 23, 6 p.m. Lecture: “John & Francie Pepper Freedom Lecture Series: Carol Anderson.” Reception: 6:45 p.m.

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”
  • Oct. 11-Jan. 6, 2019. Jewish Cincinnati: A Photographic History by J. Miles Wolf

Dance

Leslie Dworkin (photo by Kevin Flores)

Leslie Dworkin (photo by Kevin Flores)

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

  • Oct. 6. “What Moves Us 6”

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

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

  • 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

  • Dec. 6-9. “Birthday Variations,” directed by Jiang Qi

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. 

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

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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. 

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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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Moving Arts Cincinnati | Jarson-Kaplan Theater, Aronoff Center. 513-621-5282

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

  • April 26-28, 2019. Dance ‘19

Pones Inc. |

Revolution Dance Theater | Jarson-Kaplan Theater, Aronoff Center

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

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Fairs/Festivals/Markets/Tours

City Flea at Washington Park

 

ArtWorks Mural Tours |

  • May thru October, private tours available.

Avant-Garde Art & Craft ShowsOasis Golf Club & Conference Center, 902 Loveland-Miamiville Road. Loveland, OH 45140. 440-227-8794. 

  • Sept. 23, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 2018 Cincinnati Fall Avant-Garde Art & Craft Show

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

  • Sept. 15-16. “Cincinnati Mini Maker Faire,” local tech inventors, engineers, scientists, artists and more sharing their talents with instructional workshops and local food trucks (at Hamilton County Fairgrounds, 7700 Vine St., Cincinnati, OH 45216)

Cincy-Cinco | Fountain Square, downtown

  • May 2019.

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

  • Sept. 15, Oct. 20, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Eclectic arts and crafts market
  • Dec. 15, 4-9 p.m. Holiday Market

Clay Alliance

  • See Visual Art.

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

  • Sept. 8, 6-9. Blues & BBQ: Wild Carrot (at Huffman Park

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

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

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Greater Milford Area Historical Society

  • September 22, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. 13th Annual Art Affaire

Heritage Village Museum | 11450 Lebanon Rd. Sharonville, OH 45241

  • Aug. 22 & 25, Sept. 26 & 29, 12:45 p.m. Architectural Tours of Heritage Village Museum

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

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

  • Sept. 21-23, annual celebration of all things Deutsch

Ohio Explored |

  • Oct. 7, noon-6 p.m. (at 21c Museum Hotel)
  • Dec. 8-9, noon-6 p.m. (at Urban Artifact, Northside)

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

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

  • Sept 29, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. & Sept. 30, noon-5 p.m. 16th Annual Art Fair

Renaissance Covington | 859-261-7111.

  • Saturdays until Oct. 27, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Covington Farmers Market, 25 vendors and farmers with live music (at Roebling Point, Third and Greenup streets, Covington, KY 41011)
  • Every 1st Thursday until Oct., 5 p.m. Pike Street Stroll, local restaurants, art galleries, shops and live music along Pike Street

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

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

Society for the Preservation of Music Hall | 513-621-2728. 

  • Thursdays, 4 p.m. Beyond the Bricks: outdoor tour of Music Hall
  • Saturdays, 10 a.m. Beyond the Bricks: outdoor tour of Music Hall

Washington Park | Over-the-Rhine

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Film/Video

The Mini Microcinema

Black Folks Make Movies | 513-560-8366

  • Aug. 22, Sept. 22, Oct. 22, 7-10 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 Art Museum | 953 Eden Park Dr., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-721-2787. 

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Cincinnati Film Society

  • Aug. 22, 27 & 29. Women Behind Television and Film Festival (Mariemont Theatre)

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

  • Closed until further notice due to renovation.

Cincinnati World Cinema | Garfield Theatre, 719 Race St., Cincinnati 45202. 859-957-3456

  • Sept. 9, Time TBA. “Lives Well Lived”
  • Sept. 10, Time TBA. “Lives Well Lived”
  • Sept. 11, Time TBA. “Lives Well Lived”
  • Sept. 15, Time TBA. “75”  
  • Sept. 16, Time TBA. “75”
  • Sept. Time TBA. “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum”
  • Sept. Time TBA. “Joan Jett Documentary”

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. 

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

  • Sept. 7, 8 p.m. “Coco”
  • Oct. 5, 7:30 p.m. “The Boss Baby”

HorrorHound Weekend | Sharonville Convention Center. 

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Indian Film Festival of Cincinnati | 513-886-5817 

  • Sept. 5-12. Celebration of Indian cinema

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

  • Sept. 7, 7:30 p.m. Cinema in the Cemetery (title TBA)
  • Oct. 12, 7:30 p.m. Cinema in the Cemetery (title TBA)

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

  • Aug. 24, 1 p.m. “Wonder Wheel”
  • Aug. 31, 1 p.m. “Black Panther”

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

  • October. “FotoFocus at The Mini: Cinema and Archive,” 40 screenings throughout the month

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

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No Response Festival | Mini Microcinema, 1329 Main St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 

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Ohio River Foundation | Woodward Theater, Over-the-Rhine. 

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OTR International Film Festival |

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

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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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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Washington Park Summer Cinema | Over-the-Rhine.

  • Aug. 22, 9 p.m. “Grease”
  • Aug. 29, 9 p.m. “Dead Poets Society”

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

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Literary/Lectures/Talks

The Mercantile Library

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

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The Black Agenda Cincinnati

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Books by the Banks | Duke Energy Center.

  • Oct. 20, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. National, regional, and local authors and illustrators; book signings; panel discussions; and activities for the entire family. Free and open to the public

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

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Catholic Charities Southwestern Ohio | 7162 Reading Rd, Suite 600, Cincinnati, OH 45237. 513-672-3702.

  • Sept. 6, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Big Hunger: Solve Hunger by Solving Poverty. Discussions with author Andrew Fisher and local experts on poverty in Greater Cincinnati

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

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

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

  • Sept. 20, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Dialogues with Artists: Ana England and Steven Finke (in Mary R. Schiff Library)

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 

  • Oct. 2, Dec. 4. Evening of personal storytelling

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

  • Sept. 19, 6-8 p.m. Sunset Salons: Season 6. Discussion on native plants & trees (at Civic Garden Center, 2715 Reading Road)

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

  • Aug. 25, noon. Semi-Colon Club. Discussion of the book “Gateway to Freedom:The Hidden History of the Underground Railroad,” by Eric Foner

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

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

  • Sept. 28, noon & 7:30 p.m. Irish History Talk, writer/photographer Cormac O’Malley

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

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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 

  • Aug. 29, 6 p.m. Book discussion of “The Lake House” with Kate Morgan Book Club
  • Sept. 6, 7 p.m. Book discussion of “Harbor Me” and “The Day You Begin” with Jacqueline Woodson & Sharon Draper

Kenton County Public Library | 401 Kenton Lands, Erlanger, KY 41018. 859-962-9000

  • Aug. 29, 7 p.m. An Evening with Karin Slaughter

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

  • Aug. 23, 6 p.m. “2035 Lecture,” Jerald Cooper
  • Sept. 13, 6 p.m. “Pyle Urban Lecture,” Luc Sante
  • Oct. 17, 6 p.m. “The Modern Novel Lecture,” 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.

  • Aug. 23, 6 p.m. John & Francie Pepper Freedom Lecture Series: Carol Anderson
  • Sept. 20, 6 p.m. John & Francie Pepper Freedom Lecture Series: William Taubman

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

  • Sept. 13, 6:30 p.m. All the King’s Men: Community Forum with Dr. Johnathan Cullick (at Otto Budig Theatre, University Center)

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

  • Sept. 22, 10:30-11:30 a.m. “Cincinnati Then and Now,” discussion with author and Cincinnati Enquirer librarian Jeff Suess. (at Green Township Branch)
  • Oct. 15, 7 p.m.  “Grant,” discussion with author Ron Chernow (at Procter & Gamble Hall, Aronoff Center)

RefugeeConnect

  • Aug. 29, 6:30 p.m. Stories of Survival: Cyprus (at Cincinnati Public Library, Main Branch)

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

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

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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

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

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

Music

Pops conductor, John Morris Russell

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

  • Aug. 24, 7 p.m. Signs and Songs: Robin Lacy and DeZydeco. 
  • Oct. 19, 7 p.m. Signs and Songs: The Cincinnati Dancing Pigs
  • Nov. 16, 7 p.m.  Signs and Songs: Kim Taylor

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

  • June 2019

The Arts Alliance | Mason. 513-309-8585

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ArtsConnect | Springfield Township Civic Center Plaza, 9150 Winton Rd.

  • Aug. 31, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Lunchtime concert – Matt Waters (food trucks, too)
  • Sept. 28, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Lunchtime concert – Hickory Robot

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

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

  • Oct. 26, 7 p.m. String Theory
  • Dec. 8, 7 p.m. Cornet Bluegrass All-Stars Annual Christmas Show

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

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Blue Ash/Montgomery Symphony | 513-549-2197

  • Sept. 3, 6 p.m. “Labor Day Concert,” Michael Chertock, conductor. John Williams and the music of the movies (Blue Ash Towne Square)
  • Nov. 4, 7 p.m. Concert Commemorating 100th Anniversary of WWI and Cincinnati’s Role the Conflict (St. Paul United Methodist Church)
  • Nov. 11, 7 p.m. Encore of previous (St. Francis De Sales Church)
  • Dec. 2, 7 p.m. Kindel Memorial Holiday Concert (Montgomery Assembly of God)

Butler Philharmonic | 513-844-5151

  • Aug. 25, noon. “Shall We Gather at the River” (at AK Pavillion in Middletown)

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

  • Oct. 21, 7:30 p.m. Cincinnati Fusion Ensemble

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

  • Sept. 8, 7:30 p.m. Felix and Fingers: Dueling Pianos

Catacoustic Consort

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

  • Sept. 15, 7:30 p.m. Harmonic Brass
  • Oct. 7, 3 p.m. Miami University Chamber Singers
  • Oct. 21, 3 p.m. Musica Sacra Chorus and Orchestra
  • Nov. 11, 3 p.m. Cincinnati Brass Band
  • Dec. 2, 3 p.m. Advent Festival of Lessons and Carols
  • Jan. 6, 2019, 3 p.m. Seven Hills Brass
  • March 24, 3 p.m. Bach Ensemble of St. Thomas

Chamber Music Cincinnati | Jarson-Kaplan Theater, Aronoff Center. 513-342-6870

  • Sept. 25, 7:30 p.m. Brentano Quartet
  • Oct. 23, 7:30 p.m. Imani Winds 
  • Nov. 20, 7:30 p.m. Modigliani Quartet
  • Jan. 1, 2019 7:30 p.m. Brooklyn Rider 
  • March 27, 2019 7:30 p.m. Hagen Quartet 
  • April 23, 2019 7:30 p.m. Escher Quartet 

Chamber Music Network

  • Sept. 1, noon-4 p.m. ChamberPalooza (at Cincinnati Art Museum)

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

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

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

  • Sept. 4. Clark and Jones Trio: Celtic and international music
  • Sept. 11. Jessica Madsen (viola) & Jonathan Lee (cello)
  • Sept. 18. Ron Esposito (Tibetan bowls)
  • Sept. 25. Rebecca Culnan (violin), Dan Culnan (piano)
  • Oct. 2. Queen City Sisters (a cappella trio)
  • Oct. 9. James Meade (guitar)
  • Oct. 16. Schola Cantorum: Lecture recital on music of Galuppi
  • Oct. 23. Slavic Voices: Songs from the Old World and the New
  • Oct. 30. Walnut Hills High School Choir
  • Nov. 6. Rabbit Hash String Band
  • Nov. 13. Mekala: Chants of the ancient world
  • Nov. 20. Bromwell Diehl Band: Americana, pop, and blues originals
  • Nov. 27. Darren Goodman (guitar)
  • Dec. 4. Stephan Casurella (organ)
  • Dec. 11. Midnight Rose Trio (harp, flute, violin)
  • Dec. 18. Christ Church Cathedral Choir
  • Jan. 8, 2019. The Faux Frenchmen (gypsy jazz)
  • Jan. 15. Linda McAlister (soprano) with guest musicians
  • Jan. 22. Danielle Hundley (flute) & Richard Van Dyke (piano)
  • Jan. 29. Mohenjo Daro: Indian and Middle Eastern world fusion music
  • Feb. 5. Ricky Nye (piano)
  • Feb. 12. Moyen Age: Medieval music
  • Feb. 19. Cincinnati Recorder Consort
  • Feb. 26. Organ Music: University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music students
  • March 5. Lagniappe: Traditional Mardi Gras jazz
  • March 12. Consort in the Egg: Medieval, Renaissance, and Baroque music
  • March 19. The Southbank Quartet (strings)
  • March 26. Kirsten Homdrom (piano)
  • April 2. Todd Hepburn (piano)
  • April 9. Buffalo Ridge Jazz Band
  • April 16. Christ Church Cathedral Choir
  • April 23. Danielle Hundley (flute) with other musicians
  • April 30. Wild Carrot: American roots music
  • May 7. Red Cedars: Old-timey music
  • May 14. Harold Byers (violin) & Shiloh Roby (organ)
  • May 21. The Brussels Sprouts: R&B, jazz, rock, honky-tonk, and spirituals
  • May 28. Ricky Nye (piano)

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

  • Monthly Oct.-March, Sunday afternoon or evening

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

  • Oct. 10, 7 p.m. “The World Famous Glenn Miller Orchestra” presented by WMKV 89.3 (at Music Hall Ballroom)
  • Oct. 17, 7 p.m. “The Mersey Beatles: White Album Wonders” presented by Lightning Productions
  • Nov. 16, 7:30 p.m. “National Geographic: Symphony for our World” presented by MGP Live
  • Nov. 24, 8 p.m. “98° at Christmas” presented by Live Nation

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

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Cincinnati Camerata

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Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra | 513-723-1102

  • 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 Choral Society

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Cincinnati Civic Orchestra

  • Oct. 27, 6 p.m. Special Mini Concert (Cincinnati Masonic Center)
  • Nov. 4, 3 p.m. Fall Concert (Glendale Lyceum)
  • Dec. 1, 3 p.m. Holiday Concert (Springfield Township)
  • Dec. 6, 7 p.m. Holiday Concert (First Baptist Church, Cold Spring)
  • Dec. 9, 3 p.m. Holiday Concert (TBD)
  • Dec. 13, 7 p.m. Holiday Concert (Compass Christian Church)

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

  • Oct. 18, 7 p.m. The One Man Band: Multi-Instrumentalist Scott Robinson
  • Nov. 15, 7 p.m. The First Lady of Song: Ella and the Great American Songbook, feat. Adia Dobbins
  • Dec. 13, 7 p.m. Jingle Jazz: Nutcracker Remix + More
  • Feb. 21, 7 p.m. Moanin’: The Music of Mingus with Lauren Sevian
  • March 21, 7 p.m. Domination: When Cannonball Adderley Met Oliver Nelson, feat. Charlie Young
  • April 18, 7 p.m. CCJO Meets Soul: Ray Charles + Earth, Wind & Fire

Cincinnati Early Music Festival

  • February 2019

Cincinnati Men’s Chorus | 513-542-2626

  • Dec. 15-16. A Very Mary Christmas Special (at Walnut Hills High School)
  • Feb 9, 2019, 7 p.m. Wallflowers (Below Zero Lounge)
  • April 6-7. I Love the 90s (Walnut Hills High School)
  • June 8-9. Stonewall Transformation (Walnut Hills High School)

Cincinnati Metropolitan Orchestra | 513-921-4919

  • Sept. 4, 6 p.m. “Summer Pops” (at Ft. Thomas Tower Park)

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 

  • Sept. 19, 8 p.m. “CSI Mobile: Tafelmusik,” in partnership with Lynx Project (at Taft’s Ale House, 1429 Race St., Cincinnati, OH 45202)
  • Sept. 22, 7:30 p.m. “Alma de España: España I,” Season opening benefit featuring works from Spanish-speaking nations (at Willis Music Steinway Gallery, 8118 Montgomery Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45236)
  • Nov. 11, 3:00 p.m. “Age of Wagner,” works by Richard Wagner, Franz Liszt, Hugo Wolf and Gustav Mahler (location TBA)
  • March 3, 3:00 p.m. “Spotlight: Jesse Blumberg & Jocelyn Dueck,” with Jesse Blumberg, baritone and Jocelyn Dueck, piano (location TBA)
  • April 28, 3:00 p.m. “Americana: Then and Now,” works influenced by American song style (at Willis Music Steinway Gallery, 8118 Montgomery Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45236)

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

  • Oct. 27, 7-9 p.m. Crosstown Sing Out! (at St. James of the Valley Catholic Church)
  • Nov. 30, 7-10 p.m. Christmas Saengerfest (St. Francis, 1615 Vine St. at Liberty St.)
  • March 9, 2019, 7:30-9 p.m. Young Women & Young Men in Harmony Festival (Princeton High School – Matthews Auditorium)

Cincinnati Soundbox

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

  • Sept. 7-9 (Pops) “Star Wars: A New Hope,” John Morris Russell, conductor
  • Sept. 14-16. (Pops) “Leslie Odom, Jr.,” John Morris Russell, conductor
  • Sept. 22, 5:30 p.m. (CSO) “Le Gala D’Ouverture,” Louis Langrée, conductor. Gala dinner and concert
  • Sept. 28-29, 8 p.m. (CSO) “Joshua Bell + The Rite of Spring,” Louis Langrée, conductor
  • Oct. 5-6. (CSO) “Adams’ Dharma at Big Sur,” Christopher Rountree, conductor
  • Oct. 12-14 (Pops) “Haunted Hall,” Damon Gupton, conductor
  • Oct. 20-21. (CSO) “The Heart of Don Quixote,” Louis Langrée, conductor
  • Nov. 2-3. (CSO) “Russian Masterpieces,” Hannu Lintu, conductor
  • Nov. 3, 10:30 a.m. (Lollipops) “Orchestra Toybox,” John Morris Russell, conductor
  • Nov 9-10. (CSO) “One City: Beethoven’s 9th,” Louis Langrée, conductor, with May Festival Chorus and members of the Classical Roots Community Mass Choir
  • Nov. 24-25. (CSO) “Tchaikovsky’s Fourth,” Kirill Karabits, conductor
  • Nov. 30-Dec. 1. (CSO) “Bronfman Plays Brahms,” Louis Langrée, conductor
  • Jan. 4-5, 2019. (CSO)  “Romantic Rachmaninoff,” Karina Canellakis, conductor
  • Feb. 1-2. (CSO) “Romeo and Juliet,” Joshua Weilerstein, conductor
  • Feb. 2. (Lollipops) “Fiona’s Playlist,” Keitaro Harada, conductor; Thane Maynard, narrator
  • Feb. 8-9. (CSO) “Majestic Bruckner 8,” Donald Runnicles, conductor
  • Feb. 23-24. (CSO) “Beethoven’s Eroica,” Louis Langrée, conductor
  • March 1-2. (CSO) “Orchestral Fireworks,” Sir Mark Elder, conductor
  • March 15-16. (CSO) “American in Paris + Amériques,” Louis Langrée, conductor
  • March 30-31. (CSO) “Langrée conducts Beethoven,” Louis Langrée, conductor
  • April 12-13. (CSO) “Percussion Master Colin Currie,” John Storgårds, conductor
  • April 13, 2019. (Lollipops) “Take Me Out to the Ballgame,” John Morris Russell, conductor
  • April 27-28. (CSO) “Ravel + Debussy: Colors of Spain,” Matthias Pintscher, conductor
  • May 3-4. (CSO) “Trifonov Plays Beethoven,” Louis Langrée, conductor
  • May 10-11. (CSO) “Season Finale: Mozart + Mahler,” Louis Langrée, conductor

Cincinnati Symphony Youth Orchestra |

  • Nov. 11, 7 p.m. Fall Concert (at Music Hall)
  • Dec. 2, 3 p.m. “RULE BRITANNIA” (Matthews Auditorium – Princeton High School)
  • Feb. 24, 2019, 7 p.m. “Triumph”
  • April 2, 7:30 p.m. CSO/CSYO Side-by-Side
  • April 14, 2 p.m. Concert Orchestra Spring Concert
  • April 14, 6 p.m. Philharmonic Orchestra Spring Concert

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

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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 a casual bar setting

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

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

  • Sept. 11, 8 p.m. Ariel Quartet: “Mozart, Mendelssohn, and Bartok”
  • Sept. 14, 8 p.m. CCM Philharmonia & Concert Orchestra: “Bernstein and Friends”
  • Sept. 21, 8 p.m. CCM Wind Symphony: “A New Beginning”
  • Sept. 23, 7 p.m. CCM Jazz Orchestra: “The Legend of Benny Carter”
  • Sept. 30, 4 p.m. Fall Choral Showcase
  • Oct. 5, 8 p.m. CCM Philharmonia: “Elgar, Chausson, Dvorak”
  • Oct. 17, 8 p.m. CCM Wind Symphony: “Rhythm ,Groove, Dance”
  • Oct. 30, 8 p.m. Ariel Quartet: “Haydn, Zemlinsky, Mendelssohn”
  • Oct. 31, 8 p.m. CCM Wind Symphony “Bernstein and Friends”
  • Nov. 1, 8 p.m. “Pianopalooza Celebrates Lenny” (Bernstein)
  • Nov. 2, 8 p.m. CCM Philharmonia: “SongFest and Fancy Free”
  • Nov. 4, 7 p.m. CCM Jazz Orchestra: Stan Kenton’s “West Side Story”
  • Nov. 7, 8 p.m. UC Men’s & Women’s Choruses: “Reflections”
  • Nov. 18, 4 p.m. CCM Wind Studies: “Prism XXII”
  • Nov. 28, 8 p.m. CCM Wind Symphony & Wind Ensemble: “Festivus”
  • Nov. 30, 8 p.m. CCM Philharmonia: “Verdi, Britten, and Rachmaninoff”
  • Dec. 2, 4 p.m. CCM Jazz Studies: Duke Ellington’s “Nutcracker Suite”
  • Dec. 8 & 9, 2 & 5 p.m. CCM, UC and CYC Choirs and guests: “Feast of Carols”
  • Dec. 14 & 15, 7:30 p.m. Fall Youth Ballet Concert
  • Dec. 15, 2 & 5 p.m. Cincinnati Youth Choir: “Singing in the Season”

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

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

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concert:nova

  • Oct. 7-8. Music of Kaija Saariaho and other female composers; Elissa Cassini, violin
  • Nov. 4-5. George Crumb: “Black Angels,” for electric string quartet
  • Jan.31-Feb. 1, 2019. “Cello+,” music for cello, “plus one”
  • Feb. 3. Lukas Ligeti:”Birimintingo,” quartet for clarinet, violin, cello and piano (world premiere)
  • March 3-4. “A Frenchman in Brazil”: Darius Milhaud
  • April 30-May 1. “Music + Medicine: Beethoven’s Brain”

Constella Festival | 800.901.7173

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

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

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DownTowne Listening Room |

  • Sept. 15, 7:30 p.m. Steve Everett w/ Jim Casto (Acoustic Rock)
  • Oct. 13, 7:30 p.m. Marie Miller w/ Kevin Stokley (Americana/Pop-Country)
  • Nov. 3, 7:30 p.m. Cari Ray & The Shaky Legs w/ Sami Riggs (Blues/Country)

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

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

  • Oct. 20, 7:30 p.m. “Kickin’ Some Brass” The Just Strange Brothers Band
  • Nov. 10, 7:30 p.m. Aubrey Logan & Band
  • Dec 8-9. Fitton Christmas Spectacular – Nancy James & The River City Band
  • Jan. 26, 2019, 7:30 p.m. A Night at the Opera w/ CCM
  • Feb. 16, 7:30 p.m. An Evening of Romance – Butler Philharmonic Orchestra

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

  • Sept. 9, Harvest Home Fair, Green Beret Foundation Dinner
  • Sept. 12, Mother Margaret Memorial Mass
  • Oct. 13, Cincinnati Celtic Fest

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

  • Aug. 25. Summer Concert in the Park (various locations)
  • Sept. 9, 3 p.m. Cincinnati Dulcimer Society (Sharon Woods/Sharon Centre)
  • Oct. 14, 3 p.m. Cincinnati Dulcimer Society (Sharon Woods/Sharon Centre)
  • Nov. 11, 3 p.m. Cincinnati Dulcimer Society (Sharon Woods/Sharon Centre)

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

  • Mondays, 7:30 p.m. Baron Von Ohlen and the Flying Circus Big Band
  • 1st Thursday Thru Nov. 8 p.m. Mike Sharfe’s Mambo Combo
  • 2nd Friday, 9 p.m. “Just Friends Friday” with Kathy Wade
  • Final Friday, 8 p.m. Sonny Moorman
  • Aug. 23, 8:30 pm. Angie Coyle Septet
  • Aug. 30, 8:30 p.m. Now Hear This! Jazz Band
  • Sept. 22, 9 p.m. B.J. Jansen Jazz-N-Wings
  • Sept. 28, 8 p.m. Sister City Jazz
  • Sept. 29, 8 p.m. Kelly Richey
  • Oct. 19, 9 p.m. Rollins Davis Band

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

  • Aug. 23, 6:30 p.m.Live Your Dream, feat. Yolanda
  • Aug. 30, 6:30 p.m. Thunderbay
  • Sept. 6, 6:30 p.m. Jay Jesse Johnson Band

Hamilton Fairfield Symphony Orchestra | 513-844-5151

  • See Butler Philharmonic.

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

  • Oct. 14, 4 p.m. Thomas Haywood
  • Jan. 20, 2019, 4 p.m. Eric Plutz
  • March 31, 4 p.m. Organ Concert Series: Bálint Karosi

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

  • Aug. 31, 7:30 p.m. ‘CUIG’ In concert
  • Sept. 21, 7:30 p.m. Billow Wood in concert

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

  • Aug. 23, 6 p.m. Eugene Goss & Friends
  • Aug. 30, 6 p.m. Mike Wade & Nasty Nati Brass Band

Jonathan Zeng (vocalist)

  • Aug. 24, 7 p.m. Songs That Speak – tunes from musical theatre and popular music w/ pianist/composer Michael R. Oldham and percussionist Daniel Eastwood (at The Cabaret above Below Zero Lounge)

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

  • Sept. 14, 7 p.m. Ron Purdon Quintet
  • Oct. 12, 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

  • Sept. 1, 7:30 p.m. “The Over-Tour of Broadway,” popular broadway overtures from 1926-1964 (at Devou Park, 1700 Montague Rd., Covington, KY 41011)
  • Oct. 23-24, 9:30 & 11 a.m. “Back in My Day” (Florence Baptist Church – Mt. Zion)

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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Lee Chapel AME Church | Allen Temple AME Church, 7030 Reading Rd. Cincinnati.

  • Sept. 20, 7 p.m. 120th Anniversary Byron Cage Concert, 7 p.m.

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

  • Oct. 14, 4 p.m. Masterworks for Strings (at First Unitarian Church, Mt. Auburn)
  • Oct. 15, 7:30 p.m. Encore of previous (at Congregation Beth Adam, Loveland)
  • Nov. 11, 4 p.m. CSO Friends & Anna Polonsky (at First Unitarian Church, Mt. Auburn)
  • Nov. 12, 7:30 p.m. Encore of previous (at Congregation Beth Adam, Loveland)
  • Dec. 2, 4 p.m. Yefim Bronfman & The New York Philharmonic String Quartet (at First Unitarian Church, Mt. Auburn)
  • Jan 20, 4 p.m. The Return of André Watts (at First Unitarian Church, Mt. Auburn)
  • Jan 21, 7:30 p.m. Encore of previous (at Congregation Beth Adam, Loveland)
  • March 17, 4 p.m. Augustin Hadelich & Ran Dank (at First Unitarian Church, Mt. Auburn)
  • April 7, 4 p.m. FOUNDER’S PROGRAM: Opus One + One (at First Unitarian Church, Mt. Auburn)
  • April 8, 7:30 p.m. Encore of previous (at Congregation Beth Adam, Loveland)
  • May 5, 4 p.m. The Artistry of Trifonov & The Ariel Quartet (at First Unitarian Church, Mt. Auburn)
  • May 6, 7:30 p.m. Encore of previous (at Congregation Beth Adam, Loveland)

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

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

  • Sept. 30, 3 p.m. The Akropolis Reed Quintet (at Memorial Hall)
  • Nov. 1, 2 p.m. Tessa Lark, violin (at the Anderson Center)
  • March 3, 3 p.m. Pene Pati, tenor (at Memorial Hall)
  • April 14, 2019, 3 p.m. Brannon Cho, cello (at Memorial Hall)
  • May 19, 2019, 3 p.m. Reed Tetzloff, piano at Memorial Hall)

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

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

  • Oct. 25, 7:30 p.m. Project Trio (chamber music)

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

  • Aug. 27, 7 p.m. Jazz at the Memo: Mandy Gaines and The Brad Myers Guitar Trio
  • Aug. 30, 8 p.m. No Promises album release concert
  • Sept. 4, 8 p.m. The Queen’s Cartoonists Jazz Band
  • Sept. 14-21, The Who’s “Tommy” in concert
  • Sept. 26, 8 p.m. Randy Bachman: Every Song Tells a Story
  • Oct. 4, 8 p.m. American Roots series: Ray Wylie Hubbard
  • Oct. 18. “Celebrate the Series” with The Tillers and Honey & Houston
  • Oct. 30, 8 p.m. Longworth-Anderson Series: Stephen Marley
  • Nov. 8, 8 p.m. American Roots Series: Secret Sisters and Harpeth Rising
  • Nov. 28, 8 p.m. Longworth-Anderson Series: The Lone Bellow
  • Dec. 21-23. An Acoustic Christmas With Over the Rhine

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 | 785-3155

  • Sept. 22, 7:30 p.m. Blue Highway (at Parrish Auditorium – Hamilton)
  • Oct. 13, 7 p.m. Shawn Colvin (at Dave Finkelman Auditorium – Middletown)
  • Oct. 27, 7:30 p.m. John McEuen & The String Wizards (at Parrish Auditorium – Hamilton)
  • Nov. 2, 7:30 p.m. Dailey & Vincent (at Dave Finkelman Auditorium – Middletown)
  • Feb. 23, 7:30 p.m. Over the Rhine band (at Parrish Auditorium – Hamilton)
  • March 2, 7:30 p.m. Leftover Salmon (at Dave Finkelman Auditorium – Middletown)
  • March 30, 7:30 p.m. The Subdudes (at Dave Finkelman Auditorium – Middletown)
  • April 13, 7:30 p.m. The Ruth Moody Band (at Parrish Auditorium – Hamilton)

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

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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

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

  • Oct. 14, TBA. Miriam Smith, Joseph Rebman, James Meade
  • Dec. 9. TBA
  • Feb. 10, 2019. Katherine Jolly and Daniel Weeks
  • April 14. Amy Yekel and Kanko Shimasaki

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

  • Oct. 21, 3 p.m. Fall Concert; Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption (Covington, KY)
  • Dec. 9, 2 p.m. Christmas Concert; Episcopal Church of the Redeemer (Hyde Park)
  • Dec. 16. A Baroque Christmas
  • March 16, 2019. Stories in Song: Choral Settings of Tales Familiar and New
  • Mar. 31, 3 p.m. Spring Concert with CCM Chorale; St. Boniface Church (Northside)
  • May 11. Voices from the Village: Folksongs from Around the World

MusicNOW Festival

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

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No Promises Vocal Band

  • Aug. 30, 8 p.m. “All Wet,” album release concert

No Response Festival | Woodward Theater, 1404 Main St., Cincinnati, OH 45202.

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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. 859-572-5464

  • Sept. 25, 7 p.m. Jazz Ensemble (at York Street Café)
  • Sept. 27, 7 p.m. Jazz Combos (in Band Room FA 126)
  • Oct. 2, 7 p.m. Vocal Jazz Ensemble (at York Street Café)
  • Oct. 4, 7 p.m. Combined Bands
  • Oct. 6, 7 p.m. Orchestra
  • Oct. 25, 7 p.m. Choirs
  • Nov. 5, 7 p.m. Fall Keyboard Recital
  • Nov. 6, 7 p.m. String Area Recital
  • Nov. 8, 7 p.m. Dedication: The Musical Lives of Clara Wieck Schumann, Robert Schumann and Johannes Brahms (voice, strings, piano)
  • Nov. 11, 2:30 p.m. Youth Symphony Orchestra
  • Nov. 12, 7 p.m. Percussion Ensemble
  • Nov. 15, 7 p.m. Jazz Combos (at York Street Café)
  • Nov. 27, 7 p.m. Vocal Jazz Ensemble (at York Street Café)
  • Nov. 29, 7 p.m. Combined Bands
  • Dec. 3, 7 p.m. Steel Band
  • Dec. 4, 7 p.m. Jazz Ensemble (at York Street Café)
  • Dec. 4, 7 p.m. Choirs (at Mt. Washington Presbyterian Church)
  • Dec. 6, 7 p.m. Orchestra
  • Dec. 15, 3 p.m. Prep Mainstage Musical Theatre & Dance Winter Showcase
  • Dec. 16, 2 p.m. Prep Private Lesson Recital
  • Dec. 16, 4:30 p.m. String Project

October Festival Choir | Mt. Auburn Presbyterian Church.

  • Oct. 7, 4 p.m. (Mt. Auburn Presbyterian Church)

Price Hill Duo | Warsaw Avenue Firehouse, 3120 Warsaw Ave., Cincinnati, 45205

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

  • Aug. 31, 7 p.m. Buffalo Wabs & The Price Hill Hustle
  • Sept. 14, 7 p.m. Armadura Musical
  • Sept. 15, 5-11 p.m. Music in the Woods

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

  • Sept. 15, Oct. 6 & Nov. 17, 3 p.m. Jazz of the Month Club: Jamey Aebersold

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

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

  • Aug. 28, 6 p.m. Breaking Benjamin and Five Finger Death Punch w/ Nothing More and Bad Wolves

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

  • 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

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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

  • Dec. 2, 3 p.m. Advent Lessons and Carols

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

  • Oct. 30. “Spooky Tunes with the Spine Tingling Mighty Wurlitzer” (at Music Hall)
  • Oct. 31. “Wake the Dead Bash with the Spine Tingling Mighty Wurlitzer” (at Music Hall)
  • Dec. 12. “Happy Holidays with the Mighty Wurlitzer” (at Music Hall)

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

  • Sept. 15, 8 p.m. Leonard Bernstein at 100 Celebration
  • Oct. 5, 8 p.m. “Get Bach!” Bach Ensemble of St. Thomas (BEST)
  • Oct. 19, 8 p.m. 90th Birthday tribute to Rosemary Clooney. R. L. Big Band & Nancy James
  • Oct. 20, 8 p.m. “Goin’ to Chicago…” Cincinnati Transit Authority
  • Nov. 16, 8 p.m. “Goin’ to the Country…” Nathan Stanley & Ashton Shepherd

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

  • Aug. 22, 8 p.m. Junior Brown
  • Aug. 23, 8 p.m. Ruthie Foster
  • Aug. 25, 8 p.m. Agent Orange, Fea
  • Aug. 25, 9:30 p.m. Cody Tyler
  • Aug. 26, 7 p.m. Monolord, Blacklight Barbarian, Grey Host
  • Aug. 29, 8:30 p.m. Terry Bozzio
  • Aug. 31, 9 p.m. Steve’n’Seagulls
  • Sept. 4, 8 p.m. Wovenhand
  • Sept. 5, 8 p.m. Pokey LaFarge
  • Sept. 6, 8 p.m. Billy Strings
  • Sept. 7, 7 p.m. Roomful of Blues, Johnny Fink and the Intrusion
  • Sept. 7, 7 p.m. New Music Showcase
  • Sept. 8, 6 p.m. Fall Folk Festival
  • Sept. 9, 7:30 p.m. Take me to Whiskey Town – Ryan Adams Tribute Show
  • Sept. 11, 8 p.m. Dave Alvin and Jimmie Dale Gilmore
  • Sept. 12, 8 p.m. Charley Crockett (Southgate House Revival)
  • Sept. 13, 7 p.m. Ian Moore, Noah Wotherspoon and Doug Hart
  • Sept. 13, 9 p.m. Jonathan Parker
  • Sept. 14, 8 p.m. Dar Williams
  • Sept. 15, 9:30 p.m. The Matildas, BTV
  • Sept. 16, 7 p.m. Wayne Hancock, Joe’s Truck Stop
  • Sept. 16, 8 p.m. Ben Hunter & Joe Seamons
  • Sept. 17, 7:30 p.m. Sam Morrow
  • Sept. 17, 8 p.m. James Leg
  • Sept. 19, 7 p.m. Mom Jeans, Just Friends, Shortly, Mover Shaker
  • Sept. 21, 7:30 p.m. Front Country, Hannah Aldridge
  • Sept. 22, 7 p.m. The “F” Bomb: Females of Folk and Funk
  • Sept. 25, 7 p.m. Roanoke, The Harmaleighs
  • Sept. 27, 8:30 p.m. Robbie Fulks and Linda Gail Lewis feat. Redd Volkaert
  • Oct. 2, 7 p.m. Koffin Kats, The Tallywhackers, Dead Man String Band
  • Oct. 3, 8 p.m. Trout Steak Revival , Pert Near Sandstone
  • Oct. 4, 9 p.m. North By North, Hot for Alice, Blossom Hall
  • Oct. 8, 7 p.m. Melodime, The Brevet
  • Oct. 9, 8 p.m. Tom Mcelvain and Joe Austin
  • Oct. 11, 8:30 p.m. Great Lake Swimmers
  • Oct. 13, 5 p.m. Big Whisker Revival 5 – Charity Beard & Mustache Competition
  • Oct. 14, 8 p.m. Steven Page Trio, Wesley Stace (Southgate House Revival)

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

  • Aug. 26, 2:30 p.m. Young Heirlooms

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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Washington Park | Over-the-Rhine

  • Every Friday 7 p.m. Memorial Day to Labor Day. “Friday Flow” R&B concert series. Line-up TBA

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

  • Sept. 16, 3 p.m. Harmonic Brass
  • Nov. 18, 3 p.m. Elder Steel Drum Band
  • Feb. 10, 2019, 3 p.m. Stacey & Scot Woolley (violin and piano)
  • March 31, 3 p.m. Heather MacPhail (organ) & Jackie Davis (harp)
  • May 5, 3 p.m. Westwood First Chancel Choir & soloists

Westwood Second Saturdays | Westwood Town Hall District, Harrison Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45211. 

  • Sept. 8, 5 p.m. Music from Xander Wells, Buffalo Wabs & The Price Hill Hustle, Moonbeau and The Grove

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

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

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Young Professionals Choral Collective | 513-601-8699

  • Oct. 21, 3 p.m. ALL AGES. Happy Hour: 2 p.m. (at Memorial Hall)
  • Dec. 11, 7:30 p.m. The Merriest Hour. Happy Hour: 6:30 p.m. (at Below Zero Lounge, 21+)
  • Dec. 15, 4 p.m. Family Holiday Concert (at First Lutheran Church)
  • March 9, 2019, 8:30 p.m. TRUTH, JUSTICE & THE AMERICAN WAY with Cincy Brass. VIP Dinner: 6 p.m., Happy Hour: 7:30 p.m. (at Cincinnati Masonic Center, 21+)
  • May 21, 7:30 p.m. RADIANCE. Happy Hour: 6:30 p.m. (at Cincinnati Museum Center)
  • June 8, 7:30 p.m. Words to Live By. Happy Hour: 6:30 p.m. (at Mercantile Library)

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

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Opera

‘As One’ illustration by Aimee Sposito Martini

‘As One’ illustration by Aimee Sposito Martini

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

  • June 9, 2019. “Opera in the Park” (Washington Park)
  • June 13 & 15. W.A. Mozart: “The Marriage of Figaro”
  • June 14 & 17-19. “Blind Injustice,” world Premiere
  • June 27 & 29. Charles Gounod: “Romeo and Juliet”
  • July 5, 7, 11 & 13. Richard Strauss: “Ariadne auf Naxos”
  • July 20, 24, 26 & 28. George Gershwin: “Porgy and Bess”

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

  • Nov. 15-18. Benjamin Britten: “The Turn of the Screw,” libretto by Myfanwy Piper, directed by Vince DeGeorge. Alk Khai Pung, conductor
  • April 12-14. W. A. Mozart: “La Clemenza di Tito,” directed by Robin Guarino. Jiannan Cheng, conductor

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

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NanoWorks

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Northern Kentucky UniversityGreaves Concert Hall, 1 Nunn Dr., Highland Heights, KY 41099. 859-572-5464

  • Nov. 27, 7 p.m. Opera Workshop: “All Sondheim”
  • April 12, 2019, 7 p.m. Opera Workshop: Menotti’s “The Old Maid and the Thief” and Barber’s “Hand of Bridge”
  • April 14, 2019, 2 p.m. Encore of previous

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

  • Oct. 28, 3-4:40 p.m. Artist Showcase, opera selections by Mozart, Wagner, Verdi, Tchaikovsky, Puccini, Bizet, and Massenet. Free valet parking (at The Sanctuary, 2110 Saint Michael Street, 45204)

ROKCincy |

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Wagner Society of Cincinnati 

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Theater

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company performs “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”

Arts Alliance |  513-309-8585. 

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

  • Oct. 19-27. “Widdershins”
  • Dec. 13-15. “A Christmas Carol, A Live Radio Play”
  • Feb. 15-23, 2019. “Father of the Bride”
  • May 3-11, 2019. “Over the Tavern”

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

  • Oct. 23-Nov. 4. “Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory”
  • Nov. 27-Dec. 2. “The Play the Goes Wrong”
  • Dec. 11-23. “Rent”
  • Jan. 15-27, 2019. “Fiddler on the Roof”
  • Feb. 19-March 10, 2019. “Hamilton”
  • March 19-24, 2019. “On Your Feet!”
  • April 9-21, 2019. “Miss Saigon”
  • April 30-May 12, 2019. “Dear Evan Hansen”
  • June 11-16, 2019. “Cats”

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

  • Thru Aug. 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

  • Sept. 21-30. “Parade”
  • Dec. 6-9. “Madeline’s Christmas”
  • Jan. 18-27. “Rabbit Hole”
  • March 15-24. “Vanya, Sonia, Masha and Spike”
  • April 26-May 5. “The Hot L Baltimore”

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

  • Oct. 6-7, 12-14. “Superman”
  • Dec. 8-9, 14-16. “Santa Claus”
  • Feb. 16-17, 22-24. “Disney’s The Jungle Book KIDS”
  • April. 27-28, May 3-5. “Sleeping Beauty”

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

  • Sept. 20, 7:30 p.m. “Henry Rollins – Travel Slideshow Tour 2018” (at Music Hall Ballroom)
  • Sept. 25, 8 p.m. “The FUN Show with Cat & Nat” (at Music Hall Ballroom)
  • Oct. 18, 9 p.m. RuPaul’s Drag Race: “Werq the World Tour 2018”
  • Nov. 15, 7 p.m. “Rock of Ages: Tenth Anniversary Tour” (at Procter & Gamble Hall, Aronoff)
  • Nov. 17, 2 p.m. & 7:30 p.m. “A Charlie Brown Christmas,” live on stage
  • Dec. 5-7, 7:30 p.m. “An Unforgettable Nat King Cole Christmas” (at Jarson-Kaplan Theater, Aronoff)

Cincinnati Black Theatre 

  • September. “It’s a Hard Knock Life” (Dates to be announced)

Cincinnati Landmark Productions | 513-241-6550

  • Thru Sept. 9. “Jesus Christ Superstar” (at Warsaw Federal Incline Theater)

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

  • Nov. 9-17. “My Favorite Year”

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

  • Sept. 11, 7:30 p.m. “Bleachers” by Leo Bradley
  • Oct. 9, 7:30 p.m. “Cutting Up” by Jon Singer
  • Nov. 13, 7:30 p.m. “I’m Wearing My Own Clothes” by Nancy Gall-Clayton

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

  • Sept. 7-29. “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum”
  • Oct. 12-Nov. 3. “1984”
  • Nov. 16-Dec. 8. “Twelfth Night”
  • Dec. 14-30. “Every Christmas Story Ever Told (And Then Some)”
  • Jan. 25-Feb. 16, 2019. “Fences”
  • March 1-17, 2019. “The Winter’s Tale”
  • April 5-May 4, 2019. “Macbeth”
  • May 17-June 2, 2019. “A Flea in Her Ear”

Shakespeare in the Park

  • Thru Sept. 1. “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” “Romeo & Juliet” and “Julius Caesar” (various locations and times)

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

  • Oct. 14, 2 p.m. “Rumpelstiltzkin” (at Clifton United Methodist Church)
  • Nov. 11, 2 p.m. “Alice in Wonderland” (at Clifton UMC)

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

  • Sept. 16, 4 p.m. “The Birthday Cabaret – Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the CCM Musical Theatre Program,” devised and directed by Aubrey Berg
  • Oct. 3-7. “The Government Inspector,” directed by Richard E. Hess
  • Oct. 19-27. “Guys and Dolls,” music and lyrics by Frank Loesser, directed and choreographed by Diane Lala
  • Feb. 13-17. “Our Country’s Good,” by Timberlake Wertenbaker, directed by Susan Felder
  • March 7-10. “The Hunchback of Notre Dame,” music by Alan Menken, book by Peter Parnell, directed by Aubrey Berg, choreographed by Katie Johannigman

Commonwealth Theater Company | NKU Stauss Theatre. Nunn Drive, Highland Heights, KY 41099. 859-572-5464. 

  • June & July 2019

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

  • Summer of 2019

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

  • Thru Aug. 26. “Egad! The Woman in White”
  • Oct. 5-21. “The Philadelphia Story”
  • Nov. 30-Dec. 6. “A Taffeta Christmas”
  • Feb. 22-March 10, 2019. “Love, Loss and What I Wore”
  • May 3-19, 2019. “Working”

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

  • Sept. 1-29. “Fly by Night”
  • Nov. 28-Dec. 30. “Alice in Wonderland”
  • Jan. 19-Feb. 16, 2019. “Ripcord”
  • March 2-30, 2019. “A Doll’s House, Part 2”
  • April 13-May 11, 2019. “Skeleton Crew”
  • June 1-29, 2019. “The Wolves”

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

  • Nov. 9-18. “Proof”

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

  • Sept. 21-30. “Later Life”
  • Nov. 9-18. “Proof”
  • Feb. 15-24, 2019. “The Savannah Sipping Society”
  • May 17-26. “Boeing, Boeing”

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

  • Sept. 28-Oct. 13. “Yankee Tavern”
  • Nov. 16-Dec. 1. “A Small Fire”
  • Jan. 25-Feb. 9, 2019. “The Exonerated”
  • March 22-April 6. “The Lion In Winter”
  • May 3-18. “Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery”

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

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

  • Sept. 20-Oct. 6. “Grease”
  • Nov. 29-Dec. 15. “Peter and the Starcatcher”
  • Feb. 14-March 2. “First Date”
  • May 9-25. “Chicago”

Fringe Festival | Over-the-Rhine

  • May 28-June 9, 2019

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

  • Sept. 22-23. “Assassins”
  • Oct. 4-7. “The Wedding Singer”
  • Dec. 6-9. “Disney’s My Son Pinocchio: Geppetto’s Musical Tale”
  • Feb. 14-17, 2019. “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest”
  • May 2-5, 2019. “Crimes of the Heart”

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

  • Most Saturdays. Weekly performance (Check website for details.)

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

  • Sept. 14-23. “Mary’s Monster”
  • Oct. 19-Nov. 10. “The Man-Beast”
  • Nov 24-Dec. 26. “Susan Swayne and the Bewildered Bride”
  • Jan. 11-Feb. 2, 2019. “Red Bike”
  • Feb 22.March 11. “Always Plenty of Light at the Starlight All Night Diner”
  • April 19-May 11. “Mercury”

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

  • Aug. 23-Sept. 23. “Driving Miss Daisy”
  • Sept. 27-Oct. 28. “Clue the Musical”
  • Nov. 1-Dec. 31. “White Christmas”

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

  • Sept. 21-30. “Boeing, Boeing”
  • March 15-24, 2019. “Is He Dead?”
  • May 17-26, 2019. “She Loves Me”

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

  • Nov. 2-18. “Memphis: The Musical”
  • Dec. 15. “Groovin’ With Santa”
  • March 1-17, 2019. “The Drowsy Chaperone”
  • April 26-May 5. “Sorry, Wrong Number”

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

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Marjorie Book Continuing Education | 2373 Harrison Ave. Room 21 Cincinnati 

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

  • Sept. 29, 8:30 p.m. Gabriel “Fluffy” Iglesias

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

  • Sept. 14-21. “Snapshots: A Musical Scrapbook”
  • Nov. 9-17. “Other Desert Cities”
  • Dec. 14-22. “Miracle on 34th Street”
  • March 1-9. “Baby”
  • April 5-13. “Fix me, Jesus”
  • June 7-15. “The Loman Family Picnic”

New Edgecliff Theatre | 888-428.7311

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

  • Sept. 27-Oct 7. “Big Fish”
  • Oct. 23-28. “Marisol”
  • Nov 9-11. First Year Show (title TBA)
  • Nov. 29-Dec. 9. “Pride and Prejudice”
  • Feb. 14-24, 2019. “Cabaret”
  • April 4-14. 19th Biennial Y.E.S. Festival (titles TBA)

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

  • Most Saturdays, 8 p.m., at Below Zero Lounge

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

  • Sept. 1-29. “Misery” (at Marx Theatre)
  • Sept. 21-Oct. 21. “The Roommate” (at Thompson Shelterhouse)
  • Oct. 12-Nov. 10. “Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley” presented by Leading Ladies (at Marx Theatre)
  • Nov. 3-Dec. 23. “Cincinnati King” (at Thompson Shelterhouse)
  • Nov. 21-Dec. 29. “A Christmas Carol” (at Marx Theatre)
  • Jan. 10-27, 2019. “The Second City – It’s Not You, It’s Me” (at Thompson Shelterhouse)
  • Jan. 19-Feb. 17, 2019. “In the Heights” (at Marx Theatre)
  • Feb. 9-March 10, 2019. “The Last Wide Open” (at Thompson Shelterhouse)
  • March 2-30, 2019. “Two Trains Running” (at Marx Theatre)
  • March 23-April 21, 2019. “The Thanksgiving Play” (at Thompson Shelterhouse)
  • April 20-May 18, 2019. “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown” (at Marx Theatre)
  • May 4-June 2, 2019. “Tiny Houses” (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

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

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

  • Oct. 19-29. “The Crucible”

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 

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

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Visual Art

What to do Marta Hewett Gallery

Muenta’s “Women of Winter”

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

  • First Thursdays, 5-8 p.m. Pike Street Stroll

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

  • Current exhibit. “The River.” Local artists Christopher Beiting and Ben Kleier, a place of overlapping natural and manmade, and physical and metaphysical worlds
  • Aug. 31, 6-10 p.m. Sarah Rodriguez – Final Friday Opening

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 December. “Queen City of the West,” series of images portraying Cincinnati
  • Thru September. “The Future is Female,” works by 43 female and feminist artists
  • Thru October. Emily Hanako Momohara, photographs from 2011 to the present
  • Thru October. “Elevate,” works by Ellina Chetverikova, Sara Pearce, Jan Wiesner and Mark Wiesner
  • September 2018-July 2019. “Truth or Dare: A Reality Show”

Alternate Projects | Summit Hotel, 5345 Medpace Way, Cincinnati, OH 45227. 859-653-8684

  • Thru Sept. 30. “Beyond Things,” work of Amanda Curreri, DPMT7, Tracy Featherstone, Llewelynn Fletcher, Terence Hammonds, Lydia Rosenberg, Rebecca Steele and Jordan Tate

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

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

  • Aug. 31-Sept. 21. “Ohio Artists for Freedoms” A 50 State Initiative group exhibition, Emily Hanako Momohara, curator
  • Sept. 28 Thru Nov. 2. “Replace with Fine Art: A Response to Modern China” • “Whitney Hubbs: Body Doubles”
  • Nov. 9 Thru Dec. 7. “Minumental”
  • Jan. 11 Thru Feb. 8, 2019. Scholastic Art Show
  • Feb. 15 Thru March 8. AAC 150
  • March 18 Thru May 3. BFA Thesis Shows

Arts AllianceBuilding B, Sinclair College/Mason. 513-309-8585. 

  • Thru Sept. 28. “Stories From Life” quilt exhibit by Cathy Jeffers

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

  • Aug. 24-Sept. 10. “UNCOMPLICATED,” showcasing work of Mary Barr Rhodes. Reception: Aug. 24, 6-9 p.m.
  • Sept. 21 Thru Nov. 9. “Down Here on the Ground.” Reception: Sept. 21, 6-9 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. 

  • Oct. 2, 5:30-7 p.m. FotoFocus Dedication Part 1 (Washington Park, 1230 Elm St.)
  • Oct. 25, 5:30-7 p.m. FotoFocus Dedication Part 2 (Academy of World Languages, 2030 Fairfax Ave.)

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

  • Sept. 23, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Fall Art & Craft Show (Oasis Golf Club & Conference Center, 902 Loveland-Miamiville Rd.)

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

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

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

  • Thru Sept. 15. “Paul Shortt: Open Doors | Open Borders” 

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

  • Thru opening day of 2019 baseball season. “1919 World Champion Reds”

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

  • Thru Sept. 14. “Wax Nostalgic: 1994” art show and homage to the 90s’ wildest year. 

BLINK Cincinnati

  • Oct. 10-13, 2019

Brazee Gallery | 4426 Brazee St., Cincinnati, OH 45209. 513-321-0206. 

  • Thru Aug. 31. “In the Shallows: Nature Abstracted” by Leslie Daly

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

  • Thru Sept. 21. Quilts and Prints by the Women from Gee’s Bend. 

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

  • Sept. 7, 5-8 p.m. Opening reception for “Open Source 1.1,” plus “The Forealism Files,” a collection of relics detailing the history of inter-dimensional artists of The Forealism Tribe.
  • Nov. 30, 5-8 p.m. Opening reception for “Open Source 1.2”
  • Feb. 22, 2019. Opening reception for “The Art of Food”
  • March 15, 5-8 p.m. Opening reception for “Open Source 1.3”
  • May 31, 5-8 p.m. Opening reception for “Open Source 1.4”

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

  • Sept. 14-Oct. 14. “Inspirado” Art Celebrating the Beauty of Latin America. Reception: Sept. 14, 5-9 p.m.
  • Oct. 19-Nov. 11. “Channeling Picasso” Reception: Oct. 19, 5-9 p.m.

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

  • Sept. 6-30. “The F-Word” by Maria Cantacuzine as part of The Forgiveness Project
  • Oct. 9-Nov. 28. “Holocaust By Bullets” by Fr. Patrick Desbois
  • Jan. 17-Feb. 28, 2019. “Faces of Addiction” by photographer Eric Hatch

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

  • Sept. 7-Oct. 13. “TIMELESS IMPRESSIONS” 40 New Oil Paintings by Mark Daly. Reception: Sept. 7, 5-8 p.m.

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

  • Thru Sept. 9. “Make Way for Ducklings: The Art of Robert McCloskey”
  • Sept. 7-Jan. 27. “Collecting Calligraphy: Arts of the Islamic World”
  • Oct. 5–Dec. 30. “Life: Gillian Wearing”
  • Oct. 19-Jan. 6, “The Fabric of India”

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

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

  • Sept. 14, 6-8 p.m. Uptown & Around: Community Art Show (Avondale Business Center)
  • Sept. 27-Feb. 28, 2019. FotoFocus: Small Towns & Long Views. Reception: Sept. 27, 6 p.m. (Esquire Theatre)
  • Nov. 2-Dec. 15. 2018 Golden Ticket Juried Art Exhibition

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

  • Thru Aug. 26. Alison Crocetta: “A Circus of One,” seven performance acts with music composed by Zac Little
  • Thru Aug. 26. Firelei Báez, textiles, jewelry and ceramics
  • Thru Sept. 9. Kader Attia, “The Field of Emotion”
  • Sept. 21-Jan 13. “No Two Alike: Karl Blossfeldt, Francis Bruguière, Thomas Ruff.” FotoFocus curated exhibition
  • Oct. 5-Feb 10. “Memory Banks” by Mamma Anderssonn. FotoFocus curated exhibition
  • Oct. 5-Feb 10, “The Fold: Space, time and the image” by Akram Zaatari. FotoFocus curated exhibition

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

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

  • Oct. 20-Jan. 13. “Muse: Mickalene Thomas Photographs” and companion exhibition “tête-à-tête”

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

  • Thru Aug. 25, Pop-Up Exhibit – Russell Nelson, new acrylic work

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

  • Sept. 14-Oct. 13. The National Oil & Acrylic Painters’ Society (NOAPS) “Best of America” Exhibition. Reception Sept. 14, 5-8 p.m.

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

  • 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

  • Thru Sept. 6. “Reflejos: Karla Batres Gilvin.” Gallery Talk/Closing: Sept. 6, 3-6 p.m.

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

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

  • Thru Sept. 22. “In Our Midst: Photography of Delores Massey Thomas”

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

  • Thru Sept. 28. “Visioning Human Rights in the New Millennium: Quilting the World’s Conscience”
  • Oct. 27-Jan. 4, 2019. “Twilight.” Reception: Nov. 3, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
  • Feb. 2-April 5. “Road Trip.” Reception: Feb. 2, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
  • May 11-July, 12. “Hamilton Current.” Reception: May 11, 5:30-7:30 p.m.

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

  • Sept. 7-Oct. 31 “Emergence” – Coming Into View. Reception: Sept. 7, 5-8 p.m.

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

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Great Parks of Hamilton County

  • Sept. 9, 3 p.m.: Great Parks Nature Photography Club Meeting. All levels of experience welcome. No photography experience needed (Woodland Mound/Seasongood Nature Centre)

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 

  • Sept. 14-Oct. 13. “ViewPoint 50” – 50th Anniversary Exhibit. Reception: Sept. 15 6-10 p.m.
  • Oct. 26-Nov. 24. “MIX” – mix of styles – Linda Fischer, Chin H. Shin, Brian Lensink. Reception: Oct. 26, 5-8 p.m.
  • Nov. 30-Dec. 22. “Deck the Walls” Reception: Nov. 30, 5-8 p.m.

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 Sept. 8. Grace Bakst Wapner: “Textile Paintings and a Sculpture” 

Hyde Park Art Show |

  • Oct. 7, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Area’s largest one-day art show

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

  • Thru Sept. 16. Sean Wilkinson: “Chinese Inquiries 2012-2015.” Artist’s Talk: Sept. 16, 2 p.m.

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 Sept. 29. “The Unfinished Revolution: Dare We Dream” by Robert Harris and Ricci Michaels
  • Aug. 18-Sept. 15. “Contents Unknown,” Cincinnati Book Arts Society – artist books. Reception: Aug. 18, 6-9 p.m. (at Kennedy Gallery)
  • Sept. 22-Nov. 10. Wing Young Huie: “We are the Other,” part of 2018 FotoFocus Biennial.Reception: Sept. 29, 6-9 p.m.Lecture/workshop: Sept. 30, 2-4 p.m. (at Kennedy Gallery)
  • Nov. 17-Dec. 31. “Imagine 2018,” annual exhibition by Kennedy Collective – work in all media by local artists. Reception: Nov. 17, 6-8 p.m. (at 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 Sept. 21 “Phar’-ma-cog-no-sy Illustrated: A History of Natural Pharmaceuticals”

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

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Manifest Gallery | 2727 Woodburn Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45206. 513-861-363

  • Thru 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 Oct. 27. Gathering Kokoro: Tony DeVarco & Mayako Nakamura
  • Sept. Thru Nov. “Along Color Lines” by Kevin Cole

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

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

  • Aug. 28-Dec. 15. Lonesome Traveler • I’m In The Wrong Film • Comfort Zones: The Crossroads of Urban & Rural

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

  • Thru Aug. 30. Betty Hughes Memorial Reunion Exhibition
  • Sept. 28-Oct. 25. Area Art Exhibition 2018. Reception: Sept. 28, 6-8 p.m.

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.

  • Sept. 15, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. FotoFocus Exhibit “Reveal” Opening

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

  • Sept. 1-Jan. 1. “Mandela: The Journey to Ubuntu”

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

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

  • Thru Sept. 21, Katie St. Clair “Erractics: Neither Here nor There” Gallery Talk: Sept. 20, 4-5 p.m. Reception Sept. 20, 5-7 p.m.
  • Sept. 28-Oct. 26, “Record/Off Record,” A FOTOFOCUS exhibition. Panel: Oct. 11, 4-5:50 p.m. Reception: Oct. 11, 5:30-8 p.m.
  • Sept. 28-Oct. 26, “50 at 50, 50 images of 50 years of NKU.” Reception: Thu, Oct. 11, 5:30-8 p.m.
  • Nov. 15-Dec. 8, BFA Senior Exhibitions. Reception: Thu, Nov. 15, 5-7 p.m.

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

  • Thru Aug. 28. “What Could Happen Here,” multidisciplinary exhibition by this year’s Cincinnati 5 artists, including Mary Clare Rietz, Intermedio, Pones, Joe Girandola and Elementz
  • Sept. 15. 6-10 p.m. Opening: “Fast & Slow” by Billy Colbert

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

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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

  • Sept. 7-Dec. 31. “Michael Wilson: They Knew Not My Name, and I Knew Not Their Faces”

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

  • Thru Sept. 14. “Chromatic Curves,” paintings by Cedric Michael Cox. 
  • October: Arbus, Frank, Penn

Rabbit Hash Historical Society | 10021 Lower River Rd., Burlington, KY 41005. 859 468-5366

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

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The Red Door Project | Rookwood Pottery | 1920 Race St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-381-3510.

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

  • Current exhibit: Lithographs by Aristide Maillol (1861-1944)

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

  • Thru Sept. 22. Young Artists Invitational
  • Sept. 28-Oct. 27. FOTOFOCUS 2018 – Sharonville +5 – Then, Now, and Interpreted

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

  • Oct. 11-Jan. 6, 2019. Jewish Cincinnati: A Photographic History by J. Miles Wolf

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

  • Thru Aug. 28. “Painted Stories,” watercolor works by Connie Springer

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

  • Thru Sept. 14. “Exhibition of Mount Student Art & Design.” Reception Sept. 14, 5-7 p.m.

Summerfair Cincinnati | Coney Island. 513-531-0050

  • May 31-June 2, 2019

Switch Lighting & Design | 312 W. 4th St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. 513-421-1901. 

  • Thru Aug. 31. “13th Annual Exhibition,” colored pencil works by local artists, presented by the Colored Pencil Society of America

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

  • Thru Sept. 16. “Ansel Adams: A Photographer’s Evolution”
  • Thru Oct. 21. “Vanessa German: Running with Freedom” Reception: Oct. 11, 6–8 p.m.
  • Oct. 4-Jan 20. “Paris to New York: Photographs by Eugène Atget and Berenice Abbott” FotoFocus curated exhibition
  • Nov. 2-Jan. 6. “Antique Christmas”
  • Feb. 9-May 19. “From Winslow Homer to Georgia O’Keeffe: American Paintings from The Phillips Collection”
  • June 8–Sept. 15, 2019. “L’Affichomania: The Passion for French Posters”

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

  • Thru Oct. 5. “Product Placement:  A Variety of Works by Kevin Cascell, John Humphries, Paul Thie, Logan Walden, and Kevin White”

Tiger Lily Press | 859-760-6070

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

  • Thru Sept. 14. VSA Accessible Expressions

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 Sept. 15. “Virtuosity,” visual celebration of Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra’s Summermusik festival

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

  • Thru Sept. 1. “Let It Grow,” explores ways artists frame our human and plant interdependent relationships
  • Aug. 18. Pool party fundraiser, 5-8 p.m., and drawing marathon, 6-11 p.m.
  • Sept. 15-Nov. 17. “Social Medium: Photography as a Tool for Community Collaboration,” photography projects based on collaborations in different communities. Reception: Sept. 15, 7-10 p.m.
  • Sept. 16, 2-5 p.m. “Picture People: Collaborative Tactics in Photography,” workshop with Eliza Gregory and Gemma Rose Turnbull
  • Oct. 14, 2-3:30 p.m. “Photography & Social Practice Panel Discussion” with exhibition artists Jason Lazarus, Eliza Gregory, Jacqueline Wood, Natalie Mancino, and Rebecca Hackemann
  • Nov. 17-Jan. 5. “Invisible Labor,” building, installing and creating art exhibitions

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

  • Thur Aug. 26. Matt Lynch & Curtis Goldstein: “Work/Surface,” suite of laser-cut Formica high-pressure laminate mosaics  
  • Thru Aug. 26. Winold Reiss: Studies from the Union Terminal worker murals
  • Aug. 31-Nov. 18. “Prospect and Refuge” by Chris Engman, FotoFocus curated exhibition
  • Sept. 21-Nov. 18. “Wide Angle: Photography Out of Bounds” FotoFocus curated exhibition

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

  • Sept. 8, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. 10th Annual celebration

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

  • Thru Sept. 2 The Makers’ Marks. Reception: Sept. 2, 1-3 p.m.

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

  • May 2019

Xavier University Art Gallery | A. B. Cohen Center

  • Sept. 29-Oct. 26. Fotofocus Biennial 2018: Flyover Country. Reception: Sept. 29, 2-4 p.m. Closing Reception: Oct. 27, 2-4 p.m.

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 Sept. 20. Hei-Kyung Byun (sculpture) & Eunshin Khang (paintings): “Women of Strength” 

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