News & Updates
October 10-13, 2019
The Aronoff Center and Music Hall will be open to the public during Cincinnati’s much-anticipated BLINK – one of the largest light, art, and projection mapping events in the nation – Thursday, October 10 to Sunday, October 13 from 7:00 PM-11:00 PM each night. Restrooms will be available, and guests may purchase drinks and light snacks at the venues’ bars. In addition, BLINK-inspired art installations/exhibitions may be experienced at both buildings.
Friday-Saturday, October 25-26, 2019 | Aronoff Center - Jarson-Kaplan Theater
span style="text-autospace:none">Robert Dubac’s Off-Broadway solo hit, BOOK OF MORON, has been described as one of the most “Hilarious” “Intelligent” and “Scorching” satirical attacks on idiocracy since Mark Twain. (And “idiocracy” isn’t even a word. How dumb is that?) One man’s pain is another man’s comedy. Especially when he’s in a coma and his five inner voices won’t stop yakking. How he wakes up from this nightmare is hysterical!
Tuesday, October 1, 2019 | Aronoff Center - Procter & Gamble Hall
span style="text-autospace:none">A Night With Janis Joplin is a musical journey celebrating Janis Joplin and her biggest musical influences – trailblazers like Aretha Franklin, Etta James, Odetta, Nina Simone and Bessie Smith, all of whom inspired Joplin to become one of Rock ‘n’ Roll’s greatest legends. Audiences will enjoy Joplin favorites, including “Piece of My Heart,” “Cry Baby,” “Me and Bobby McGee,” and many others.
Monday, October 7, 2019 | Aronoff Center - Procter & Gamble Hall
MasterChef Junior Live! brings the hit FOX-TV show MasterChef Junior directly to you LIVE! Featuring head-to-head cooking competitions with past MasterChef Junior all-stars and fan favorites, Q&A sessions, and an overall immersive audience experience that is fun for all ages.
FRIDAY, MARCH 1 | JARSON-KAPLAN THEATER
An Adam Experiment is a one-man play that explores a day in the life of Adam Clayton Powell, Jr., a pioneering crusader for justice during the Civil Rights movement and member of the U.S. House of Representatives. This play touches on Adam’s fight for equality for African Americans as well as struggles in his personal life. Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. comes to life through the incredible performance by Michael Chenevert and focuses on a specific day where he is dealing with an angry country due to integration and his wife confronting him about the future of their marriage.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 17 | MUSIC HALL BALLROOM
Wilco leader Jeff Tweedy’s new album WARM features eleven new songs that Rolling Stone calls an "intimate collection [that] offers almost uncomfortably unfiltered windows into his mind." Jeff has garnered astounding praise for WARM, receiving “Best New Music” by Pitchfork and being included on many year-end lists such as Rolling Stone, Consequence of Sound, Wall Street Journal, and Aquarium Drunkard.
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FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 8-9 & 15-16 | ARONOFF CENTER
The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!) is a musical about musicals! In this hilarious satire of musical theatre, one story becomes five delightful musicals, each written in the distinctive style of a different master of the form, from Rodgers & Hammerstein to Stephen Sondheim. The intimate Fifth Third Bank Theater will be set as a cabaret – with tables, chairs, and a cash bar. It’s the perfect holiday gift for your loved one or an evening out with friends!
TUESDAY, APRIL 16, 2018 | MUSIC HALL
Black Violin is composed of classically-trained violist, Wil B., and violinist, Kev Marcus, who combine their classical training and hip-hop influences to create a distinctive multi-genre sound that is often described as “classical boom.”
Friday, September 21, 2018 | Weston Art Gallery
Wide Angle: Photography Out of Bounds recognizes photography’s central role in collage. Occupying the lower level of the Weston Art Gallery, this exhibition includes artists who manipulate and recompose imagery to recontextualize narratives drawn from our current social, political, and cultural climate.