Movers & Makers asked the major arts & culture organizations in the region to introduce their “notables” to our readers, part of a new regular feature highlighting influential people in various sectors of Greater Cincinnati’s nonprofit economy. The organizations were invited to identify their notables within three categories or identify their own category.
Tag: Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park
Theater director Bridget Leak came to city in 2013 for a one-year gig
It was inevitable that one day Bridget Leak would direct a show for D. Lynn Meyers and her Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati.
Culture FIX: Dec. 8-14
The Christmas season is all about family and tradition, so what a nice time for a homecoming appearance. As your usual fearless cultural tour guide, Thom Mariner, soaks up tropical sunshine this week, I’m happy to step in to help you sort through the offerings on tap this week. As you’d expect for mid-December, there’s plenty to choose from. And I mean “plenty” in the “there certainly are plenty of cookies around this time of year” sense. Here are some of the tastiest options.
Gifts & Grants
An occasional digest of who’s giving and who’s receiving grants across the region…
MUST-SEE fall performing arts: STAGE
Thomas Consolo shares some of the most-anticipated theater and dance performances of the fall.
Arts groups to require masks, vaccination or COVID tests for audiences this fall
Cincinnati’s major performing arts organizations and venues have banded together to craft a coordinated policy regarding COVID-19.
Ohio Arts Council grants record $18.4 million to Ohio artists
A total of 746 grants received approval at the July 21 meeting. Among the 117 grant recipients in Southwest Ohio were artists and arts organizations in Adams, Brown, Butler, Clermont, Hamilton, Lawrence, Ross, Scioto and Warren Counties.
First Financial makes major gift to new Playhouse complex
The gift is among the largest corporate sponsorships that the Playhouse has received to date for the campaign.
Playhouse breathes theatrical life back into Mt. Adams
Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park will present a slate of new events for the spring – including the first in-person performances in the Marx Theatre in over a year.
Schuelers make major commitment to Playhouse in the Park
Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park today announced a $3 million pledge from Digi and Mike Schueler to help construct its new mainstage theatre complex and to support artistic programming for the next five years.