An Off the Hill Production!

Hare and Tortoise
By Brendan Murray

This performance will be available in-person and virtually on weekends, in partnership with various community centers. Register to watch from home or in-person, below!




Meet two competing friends in this fantastic adaptation of Aesop’s fable. Hare and Tortoise tells the sweet story of opposites and friendship. From sun-shining spring to snow-falling winter, this much- loved tale is brimming with ideas, characters and wonderful physicality – all leading up to their famous race and its nail-biting, medal-winning end. Recommended for ages 3 and up.



Different community centers are partnering to present Hare and Tortoise. Look below to get tickets for a live performance or reserve virtual access.

Live Performances

Jan. 22 - Feb. 20

Check back soon to get tickets for an in-person production of Hare and Tortoise at a community center near you!

Virtual Performance

Feb. 18–20

Feb. 25–27
Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park
Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park — ASL Performance

Access Your At-Home Production:
The production will appear in the Digital Content section of your Playhouse website account. We will send you an email with instructions the week of the production, but here is a break down of how to access your production: 

1. Click here to login to your account.

2. Then click “Digital Content” on the left.

3. Your production will be available starting the Friday of the weekend you selected. We will send an email reminder the week of your show!


Looking to share this show with your students during the school week? Visit our Outreach Touring Plays page to learn more.



Maeda King

Hare (Butterfly Cast)

Gianna Porfano

Tortoise (Butterfly Cast)

Paulina De La Parra

Hare (Flower Cast)

Matthew McGinn

Tortoise (Flower Cast)

Daunielle Rasmussen

Director of Artistic Engagement/Producer

Ariana Moses


Piper N. Davis

Cultural Director

Kenton Brett

Set Designer

Melanie Mortimore

Costume Designer

Trey Tatum

Sound Designer

Rebecca Armstrong

Associate Producer/Stage Manager



Promotional photo by Tony Arrasmith/Arrasmith & Associates.