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The Wind in the Willows

A Virtual Off the Hill Production!

The Wind in the Willows
By Toby Hulse
From the Book by Kenneth Grahame

This professionally filmed performance was available on weekends from Oct. 16 through Nov. 8, in partnership with various community centers.

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This classic tale of four animal friends in the English countryside comes to life! In this witty and magical adaptation, humble and friendly Mole leaves behind his spring cleaning to explore the Thames riverbank. There, he makes fast friends with loyal and brave Ratty, who introduces Mole to impulsive Toad and wise Badger. Together they embark on thrilling and daring adventures throughout the Wild Wood. Recommended for ages 5 and up.



Staging a Show for Film

We produced The Wind in the Willows designed specifically to adhere to pandemic-related protocols and for students and families to stream from home. Here’s how we did it.

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Different community centers are partnering to present The Wind in the Willows each weekend. Select the free performance you'd like to virtually attend below. Instructions on how to watch the production through your Playhouse website account will be emailed to you closer to your selected weekend.

Past Performances
Mt. Washington CRC
ArtsConnect and The Wyoming Fine Arts Center
The Barn
The Lebanon Theatre
Evendale Cultural Arts Center
Boone County Library
The Carnegie Center of Columbia Tusculum
Kennedy Heights Arts Center
Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park
Playhouse ASL Interpreted Performance




Richard Lowenburg


A.J. Baldwin


Phineas Clark


Michael Dias


Daunielle Rasmussen

Director / Director of Education and Community Engagement

Kenton Brett

Set Designer

Melanie Mortimore

Costume Designer

Trey Tatum

Sound Designer

Rebecca Armstrong

Stage Manager / Associate Producer

Optic Lizard Productions


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