A Word from the Spotlight

December 11, 2018
Aly Michaud
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Bruce Cromer takes a moment to share his thoughts on the impact of live theatre.

The Music and Language of IN THE HEIGHTS

December 11, 2018
Aly Michaud
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Take a deeper dive into the acclaimed music and language of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s first smash hit.

5 Questions With Terrell Montgomery

December 7, 2018
Natalie Hulla
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Meet Terrell Montgomery, who is the bassist for Cincinnati King. Learn about when he started to play music, what has been his all-time favorite project, and what he's enjoyed about performing in this toe-tapping musical.

5 Questions With Ralph Huntley

December 7, 2018
Natalie Hulla
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Meet Ralph Huntley, the pianist in Cincinnati King. Learn about the first time he played piano, what he loves about being a musician, and what he's found most interesting about working on this riveting production.

5 Questions With Seth L. Johnson

December 3, 2018
Natalie Hulla
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Meet Seth L. Johnson, who is the Guitarist for Cincinnati King. Learn about how he became a professional musician, what kind of project he's always wanted to work on, and what he's learned from working on this musically rich show.

5 Questions With Richard Livingston Huntley

November 26, 2018
Natalie Hulla
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Meet Richard Livingston Huntley, who is the Music Director and Drummer for Cincinnati King. Learn about his early beginnings as a musician and what he has enjoyed the most about working on this world premiere musical.

5 Questions With Anita Welch

November 20, 2018
Natalie Hulla
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Meet Anita Welch, who plays Woman in the world premiere of Cincinnati King. Learn what inspired her to pursue acting, what role changed her life and what she's found most interesting about this Cincinnati-based musical.

5 Questions With Maribel Martinez

November 6, 2018
Natalie Hulla
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Meet Maribel Martinez, who plays Jane Bingley in Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley. Learn how she came into acting and performing, what her favorite part about being an actor is, and what she's found most interesting about this heartwarming production.

5 Questions With John Ford-Dunker

November 2, 2018
Natalie Hulla
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Meet John Ford-Dunker, who plays Charles Bingley in Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley. Learn about his early beginnings as an actor, what role has been his favorite and why he's enjoyed this beloved production.

5 Questions With Marina Shay

November 1, 2018
Natalie Hulla
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Meet Marina Shay, who plays Elizabeth Darcy in Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley. Learn how she became an actor, what role has been most memorable for her and what she's enjoyed about performing in this charming and witty production.

CINCINNATI KING: Music Director's Notes by Richard Livingston Huntley

October 26, 2018
Natalie Hulla
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Music Director and Drummer Richard Livingston Huntley provides his artistic insight into this docu-jukebox musical.

Jane Austen Heroine Profiles

October 24, 2018
Sophie Wong
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Jane Austen would surely be shocked at the online (unchaperoned!) dating culture of today. Check out what her heroines' dating profiles might have looked like if the internet had existed in the 1800s.

5 Questions With Mary Jo Mecca

October 10, 2018
Natalie Hulla
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Meet Mary Jo Mecca, who plays Robyn in The Roommate. Learn how she was inspired to pursue acting, where she got her start and what she's enjoyed most about performing in this darkly humorous show.

Queen City. King Records.

October 9, 2018
Natalie Hulla
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Celebrate a piece of Cincinnati’s rich history in this world premiere musical about the groundbreaking rise of King Records.

Meet Your Match: A Q&A With Director Eleanor Holdridge

October 2, 2018
Erica Reid
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Director Eleanor Holdridge shares her artistic insight on Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley, an imagined sequel to Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice.

Nationally Recognized. Locally Crafted.

September 26, 2018
Aly Michaud
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For each Playhouse production, a team of nationally recognized designers partners with our resident crew at the Gilbert Avenue Scene Shop to bring to life the world of the story as envisioned by the director.

In Transition: A Q&A With Costume Designer Tracy Christensen

September 25, 2018
Natalie Hulla
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The Roommate Costume Designer Tracy Christensen discusses her artistic approach to expressing characters Sharon and Robyn in this wickedly fun comedy.

Pemberley Awaits

September 21, 2018
Erica Reid
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Middle sister Mary finally takes center stage in this charming and romantic sequel to Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice.

5 Questions With Barbara Chisholm

September 20, 2018
Natalie Hulla
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Meet Barbara Chisholm, who plays Annie Wilkes in this chilling adaptation of Misery. Learn about her beginnings as an actor, what roles have been most meaningful to her and the many reasons she's enjoying working on this highly entertaining production.

5 Questions With David Whalen

September 19, 2018
Natalie Hulla
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Meet David Whalen, who plays Paul Sheldon in Stephen King's unforgettable story, Misery. Learn what inspired him to act, what role he's dying to play and why he's enjoyed performing in this suspense-filled show.

5 Questions With Kenneth Early

September 18, 2018
Natalie Hulla
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Meet Kenneth Early, who plays Buster in the spine-tingling production of Misery. Learn how he became an actor, what his favorite role has been and what he's found most interesting about this thrilling, Stephen King adaptation.

Break Out of the Comfort Zone

September 13, 2018
Natalie Hulla
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Director Tracy Brigden describes the thematic elements of The Roommate and describes her artistic approach to this wickedly fun show.

Celebrate King Records Month

September 10, 2018
Natalie Hulla
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King Records Month features more than 30 local events including concerts, parties, radio shows, special performances, speaking events, artistic exhibits and more. Here’s a look at just a few of the events that we recommend you check out.

Welcome to the Jungle

September 7, 2018
Sophie Wong
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The Jungle Book is fantastical journey about friendship, family and self-discovery.

It's Good to Be Bad

September 6, 2018
Erica Reid
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Fifty-something Sharon takes a leap towards the dark side when she uncovers the secrets of her mysterious roommate in the wickedly funny comedy, The Roommate.

Thrills and Chills

August 24, 2018
Natalie Hulla
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Director Blake Robison chats with us about taking the spine-tingling story of Misery from the page to the Marx stage.

I'm Your Number One Fan

August 9, 2018
Natalie Hulla
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Stephen King’s psychological thriller Misery takes the stage.

Groups Have More Fun

August 6, 2018
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One of the most fun ways to see theatre is with a group. The Playhouse has exclusive, customizable group ticket offers for all types of theatregoers. Here’s how you can save.

ICYMI: College Students Save Big

August 3, 2018
Natalie Hulla
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You don’t need to hop a Megabus to New York to experience some of the very best of American theatre. The two-time Tony Award-winning Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park invites college students to check out top-notch theatre at seriously affordable prices.

Welcome to the Playhouse: A Newcomer's Guide

July 13, 2018
Natalie Hulla
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If you’re new to theatre, or new to the Playhouse, we know that it might be a little intimidating at first glance. We’ve put together this newcomer’s guide to help you navigate your first trip here.

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