Past Reviews

Regional Reviews: Cincinnati

2016-2017 Theatre Season in the Cincinnati Area


Cincinnati Conservatory Of Music
University of Cincinnati Campus
513-556-4183

Runaways
Co-Production with Know Theatre of Cincinnati
September 21, 2016 - September 25, 2016
Studio Series

Romeo and Juliet
September 28, 2016 - October 2, 2016
Mainstage Series

They Were You: The Songs of Tom Jones and Harvey Schmidt
October 5, 2016 - October 9, 2016
Studio Series

Middletown
October 20, 2016 - October 22, 2016
Studio Series

A Chorus Line
October 20, 2016 - October 30, 2016
Mainstage Series

Her Naked Skin
February 8, 2017 - February 12, 2017 Mainstage Series

Mack and Mabel
March 2, 2017 - March 5, 2017
Mainstage Series

Transmigration 2017
March 8, 2017 - March 10, 2017
Studio Series

Children of Eden
March 30, 2016 - April 1, 2017
Studio Series

Very Dumb Kids
April 20, 2017 - 22, 2017
Studio Series


Cincinnati Fifth Third Broadway Series
Aronoff Center, Downtown Cincinnati
800-294-1816

The Sound of Music
September 27, 2016 - October 9, 2016

The Phantom of the Opera
November 15, 2016 - November 27, 2016

A Gentleman's Guide To Love and Murder
January 3, 2016 - January 8, 2017

The Little Mermaid
January 17, 2017 - January 27, 2017

Something Rotten!
February 21, 2017 - March 5, 2017

Mamma Mia!
March 10, 2017 - March 12, 2017

The Illusionists
March 21, 2017 - March 26, 2017

Matilda
April 4, 2017 - April 16, 2017

Beautiful The Carole King Musical
May 2, 2017 - May 14, 2017


Cincinnati Playhouse In The Park
Eden Park, Cincinnati
513-421-3888

A Prayer for Owen Meany
September 3, 2016 - October 1, 2016
Robert S. Marx Theatre Series

Disgraced
September 24, 2016 - October 23, 2016
Thompson Shelterhouse Series

Jitney
October 15, 2016 - November 12, 2016
Robert S. Marx Theatre Series

The Second City's Holidazed and Confused
November 5, 2016 - December 31, 2016
Thompson Shelterhouse Series

A Christmas Carol
November 23, 2016 - December 31, 2016
Robert S. Marx Theatre Series

Little Shop of Horrors
January 21, 2017 - February 19, 2017
Robert S. Marx Theatre Series

Summerland
February 4, 2017 - March 5, 2017
Thompson Shelterhouse Series

Jane Eyre
March 11, 2017 - April 8, 2017
Robert S. Marx Theatre Series

All the Roads Home
March 25, 2017 - April 23, 2017
Thompson Shelterhouse Series

Ken Ludwig's Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery
April 22, 2017 - May 20, 2017
Robert S. Marx Theatre Series

Erma Bombeck: At Wit's End
May 6, 2017 - June 4, 2017
Thompson Shelterhouse Series


The Cincinnati Shakespeare Company
Cincinnati, OH
513-381-BARD

The Diary of Anne Frank
September 9, 2016 - October 1, 2016

The Elephant Man
October 14, 2016 - November 5, 2016

Much Ado About Nothing
November 18, 2016 - December 10, 2016

Every Christmas Story Ever Told (and Then Some!)
December 14, 2016 - December 31, 2016

Henry VI Part 2
January 20, 2017 - February 11, 2017

Richard III
February 17, 2017 - March 11, 2017

A Raisin In The Sun
March 24, 2017 - April 15, 2017

The Tempest
April 28, 2017 - May 20, 2017


La Comedia Dinner Theatre
513-746-4554

Million Dollar Quartet
September 1, 2016 - October 29, 2016

A Christmas Carol
November 2, 2016 - December 31, 2016

Steel Magnolias
January 19, 2017 - February 26, 2017

Away In A Basement: A Church Basement Ladies Christmas
March 2, 2017 - April 23, 2017

Sister Act
April 27, 2017 - June 18, 2017

Beauty and the Beast
June 29, 2017 - August 20, 2017

TBA
August 24, 2017 - October 28, 2017

Timeless Memories of Christmas
November 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017


Ensemble Theatre of Cincinnati
(513) 421-3555

The Legend of Georgia McBride
September 6, 2016 - September 25, 2016

brownsville song (b-side for tray)
October 11, 2016 - October 30, 2016

Cinderella: After Ever After
November 30, 2016, 2016 - December 30, 2016

First Date
January 17, 2017 - February 15, 2017

When We Were Young & Unafraid
February 21, 2017 - March 12, 2017

Bloomsday
April 4, 2017 - 23, 2017


The Human Race Theatre Company
937-228-3630

Sweeney Todd
September 8, 2016 - October 2, 2016

Hail Mary!
November 3, 2016 - November 20, 2016

The Santaland Diaries
December 8, 2016 - December 17, 2016

26 Pebbles
February 4, 2017 - February 19, 2017

On Golden Pond
April 6, 2017 - April 23, 2017

Family Ties - On Stage
June 1, 2017 - June 25, 2017


Miami University of Ohio
Oxford, OH
513-529-3053

Stupid Fucking Bird
October 5, 2016 - October 9, 2016

Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead
November 16, 2016 - November 20, 2016

Bliss (or, Emily Post Is Dead)
February 22, 2017 - February 26, 2017

The Wild Party
April 20, 2017 - April 30, 2017


Northern Kentucky University
Highland Heights, KY
859-572-5464

The Grapes of Wrath
September 29, 2016 - October 9, 2016

Ma Rainey's Black Bottom
October 25, 2016 - October 30, 2016

Thoroughly Modern Millie
December 1, 2016 - December 11, 2016

All Shook Up
February 16, 2017 - February 26, 2017

The Year End Series (YES) Festival
April 20, 2017 - April 30, 2017


Victoria Theatre Association
Dayton, OH
937-228-3630

Jersey Boys
October 18, 2016 - October 23, 2016

Elf
November 22, 2016 - November 27, 2016

42nd Street
January 10, 2017 - January 15, 2017

Dirty Dancing
March 14, 2017 - March 19, 2017

Motown: The Musical
April 11, 2017 - April 16, 2017

Kinky Boots
May 23, 2017 - May 28, 2017

Circus 1903 – The Golden Age of Circus
June 13, 2017 - June 18, 2017


Wright State University Theatre Program
937-775-3072

Restoration!
September 22, 2016 - October 2, 2016
Mainstage

No, No Nanette
October 27, 2016 - November 13, 2016
Mainstage

Heathers: The Musical
November 18, 2016 – December 4, 2016
Studio Series

The Children's Hour
February 2, 2017 - February 12, 2017
Mainstage

9 to 5: The Musical
March 16, 2017 - April 2, 2017
Mainstage

Macbeth
April 21, 2017 - April 23, 2017
Studio Series


OTHER For information and schedules for other Cincinnati and Dayton area theaters, including our numerous community theaters and high school productions, please visit:
Cincy Theater Kids.



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