Raphaela Platow and the CAC: growing, evolving, finding balance

In a way, the transformation of the CAC echoes that of Platow herself. Walk past the center, and it appears much as it did when it opened in 2003. Look at Platow, and she appears much the same as when she was hired in July 2007. It’s on the inside that each has changed, again and again.

STAGE: movers & makers of the moment

James Gilmer and Maizyalet Velázquez

Theater is exploding with life in Cincinnati, with record crowds and exciting new venues on the horizon. And the dance season is leaping into the future with a new work by an established local master. Contributor David Lyman shares his thoughts on who and what to watch onstage between now and Thanksgiving.

VISUAL: movers & makers of the moment

21c: Germán Gómez (Spanish), “Drawn VI” (from the Drawn series), mixed media drawing, 2007

While the FotoFocus 2016 Biennial in October will dominate the fall scene, contributions to the rich tapestry of our visual arts landscape continue to emerge from fresh sources. Maria Seda-Reeder shares her thoughts on the artistic movers and makers to watch this autumn season.

MUSIC: movers & makers of the moment

Chick Corea

The jazz and classical music scene in Cincinnati continues to be infused with an infectious dynamism, highlighted by new ideas, new venues, new pairings and new music. Contributor Tom Consolo shares profiles and must-see performances of the fall season.