COVID-19 Updates

The remainder of the 2019-20 season has been cancelled. Two productions have been moved to next season. Please visit our Health & Safety page for more information.

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Rent Destiny of Desire

Grab some popcorn, press play, and be ready to laugh, dance and swoon over this loving homage to Latin American soap operas! Our production of Destiny of Desire , presented by Leading Ladies, is now available to rent for $35 on Vimeo through April 11.


Art at Home

We believe art has the ability to keep us connected and spread joy, even in the midst of uncertainty. So we've gathered a list of suggestions for how you can continue experiencing art, from home. We’ll continue to update over the next few weeks with fun and inspiring ways to keep the arts in your life!


Plan Ahead

Starting in the fall, we're excited to share our 2020-21 season lineup with you — from much-loved music to Cincinnati tales and Playhouse premieres, this is a season full of amazing stories and masterful performances you won't want to miss.


A New Stage

Directing the Future
We're building a new, state-of-the-art Mainstage Theatre Complex, featuring Moe & Jack's Place — The Rouse Theatre, set to open Fall 2022. Learn more about this exciting project and how you can get involved today!

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Mainstage Shows

If you want to see a full-scale production featuring the finest performers in the nation, on a set built by our world-class artisans, these are the shows for you.

2019-20 Season

Summer Camp

Does your little one have a big imagination? Unlock their creativity at our Summer Theatre Day Camps and Performance Academies! We've got tons of sessions to pick from, designed for ages 3 to 17.

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Subscribe and Save

Craft your perfect package for next season and save! As a subscriber, you'll save off single ticket prices, guarantee your seats for the most popular shows and get great benefits, all season long!


Make An Impact

As a non-profit organization, ticket sales do not cover the costs of our productions and mission-driven work. Generous donations from people like you help build sets, purchase props, bring top talent to Cincinnati, and bring theatre to kids and community centers across the Tristate.


Teacher Resources

Each year, the Playhouse connects students and their families with the power of live theatre. Browse this section to learn more about the programs we offer for schools.


Welcome to the Playhouse

Here's a handy newcomer’s guide to help you navigate your first trip here!

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College Students Save Big

You don’t need to hop a Megabus to New York to experience some of the very best of American theatre at seriously affordable prices.

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It's More Fun in a Group

We offer exclusive, customizable group ticket offers for all types of theatregoers. Find out how you can save.

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Leading Ladies

Join Leading Ladies! You'll get a backstage pass to exclusive and exciting "girls' night out" events; meet incredible professionals in the theatre; and help sponsor a mainstage production!

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Red Carpet Experience

Entertain clients and friends, or reward your employees in style! VIP packages include parking, cocktails, private dining and theatre tickets for 10, plus a behind-the-scenes look at the show of your choice. Learn More

Go Off the Grid

Love new adventures? Try our interactive theatre experiences, with performances everywhere from breweries to fitness centers and so much more.

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Photo of the cast of A Christmas Carol by Mikki Schaffner. Promotional photos by Tony Arrasmith/Arrasmith & Associates.