Past Reviews

Regional Reviews: Cincinnati

2017-2018 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

Hamlet
September 28, 2017 - October 2, 2017
Mainstage Series

Sondheim on Sondheim
October 5, 2017 - October 7, 2017
Studio Series

Seussical
October 20, 2017 - October 30, 2017
Mainstage Series

The Earth Is Flat
November 2, 2017 - November 4, 2017
Studio Series

Love and Information
February 8, 2018 - February 12, 2018
Mainstage Series

Jesus Christ Superstar
March 2, 2018 - March 5, 2018
Mainstage Series

Transmigration Festival 2018
March 7, 2018 - March 9, 2018
Studio Series

The Theory of Relativity
March 29, 2018 - March 31, 2018
Studio Series

Edinburgh Fringe Festival Project
April 19, 2018 - April 21, 2018


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

Wicked
September 13, 2017 - October 15, 2017

Finding Neverland
November 7, 2017 - November 19, 2017

A Christmas Story
December 5, 2017 - December 10, 2017

Waitress
January 9, 2018 - January 21, 2018

School of Rock - The Musical
February 21, 2018 - March 4, 2018

Chicago
March 20, 2018 - March 25, 2018

The King and I
April 10, 2018 - April 22, 2018

Disney's Aladdin
May 29, 2018 - June 10, 2018

The Book of Mormon
July 31, 2018 - August 5, 2018


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

Shakespeare In Love
September 2, 2017 - September 30, 2017
Robert S. Marx Theatre Series

Mr. Joy
September 23, 2017 - October 22, 2017
Thompson Shelterhouse Series

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
October 14, 2017 - November 11, 2017, 2017
Robert S. Marx Theatre Series

An Evening with Groucho
November 4, 2017 - December 17, 2017
Thompson Shelterhouse Series

A Christmas Carol
November 22, 2017 - December 30, 2017
Robert S. Marx Theatre Series

Million Dollar Quartet
January 22, 2018 - February 18, 2018
Robert S. Marx Theatre Series

Be Here Now
February 9, 2018 - March 11, 2018
Thompson Shelterhouse Series

Marie & Rosetta
March 3, 2018 - March 31, 2018
Robert S. Marx Theatre Series

Sooner/Later
March 24, 2018 - April 22, 2018
Thompson Shelterhouse Series

Treasure Island
April 21, 2018 - May 19, 2018
Robert S. Marx Theatre Series

Murder For Two
May 5, 2018 - June 10, 2018
Thompson Shelterhouse Series


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

A Midsummer Night's Dream
September 8, 2017 - September 30, 2017

Dracula
October 13, 2017 - November 4, 2017

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
November 17, 2017 - December 9, 2017

Every Christmas Story Ever Told
December 21, 2017 - December 31, 2017

Guess Who's Coming To Dinner
January 26, 2018 - February 17, 2018

Othello
March 2, 2018 - March 24, 2018

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
April 6, 2018 - April 28, 2018

Noises Off
May 18, 2018 - June 9, 2018


La Comedia Dinner Theatre
513-746-4554

Mamma Mia!
August 24, 2017 - October 28, 2017

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

Smoke on the Mountain
January 11, 2018 - February 18, 2018

The Color Purple
February 22, 2018 - April 15, 2018

Little Shop of Horrors
May 3, 2018 - June 24, 2018

Annie
June 28, 2018 - August 19, 2018

Driving Miss Daisy
August 23, 2018 - September 23, 2018

Clue The Musical
September 27, 2018 - October 28, 2018

Irving Berlin's White Christmas
November 1, 2018 - December 31, 2018


Ensemble Theatre of Cincinnati
(513) 421-3555 This Random World October 10 - November 4, 2017 The Dancing Princesses November 29, 2017 - December 30, 2017 The Humans January 23 - February 17, 2018 Red Velvet March 6 - 31, 2018 His Eye Is On the Sparrow April 24 - May 19, 2018 Hedwig & the Angry Inch June 5 - July 1, 2018


The Human Race Theatre Company
937-228-3630

Legendale: A New Musical
September 7, 2017 - October 1, 2017

The House
November 2, 2017 - November 19, 2017

Sex with Strangers
February 1, 2018 - February 18, 2018

Brighton Beach Memoirs
April 5, 2018 - April 22, 2018

The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged) [revised]
May 31, 2018 - June 17, 2018


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

The Flick
September 27, 2017 - October 1, 2017

Gathering Blue
November 15, 2017 - November 19, 2017

We Are Proud To Present A Presentation About the Herero of Namibia,
Formerly Known as Southwest Africa,
From the German Sudwestafrika, Between the Years 1884 - 1915

March 7, 2018 - March 11, 2018

Tartuffe
April 2, 2018 - April 6, 2018


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

A Midsummer Night's Dream
September 28, 2017 - October 8, 2017

Dancing at Lughnasa
October 24, 2017 - October 29, 2017

Disney's Beauty and the Beast
December 1, 2017 - December 10, 2017

Angels in America: Part 1: Millennium Approaches
February 15, 2018 - 25, 2018

tick, tick >.. Boom!
April 3, 2018 - April 8, 2018

Songs for a New World
April 3, 2018 - April 8, 2018

Kiss Me, Kate
April 19, 2018 - April 29, 2018


Victoria Theatre Association
Dayton, OH
937-228-3630

In The Heights
October 3, 2017 - October 8, 2017

An American in Paris
November 7, 2017 - November 12, 2017

The Sound of Music
February 13, 2018 - February 18, 2018

Something Rotten!
March 20, 2018 - March 25, 2018

The Phantom of the Opera
April 11, 2018 - April 22, 2018

Beautiful - The Carole King Musical
May 22, 2018 - March 27, 2018


Wright State University Theatre Program
937-775-3072

You Can't Take It With You
September 28, 2017 - October 8, 2017
Mainstage

Fiddler on the Roof
November 2, 2017 - November 19, 2017
Mainstage

Heathers: The Musical
December 1, 2017 - December 10, 2017
Studio Series

The Grapes of Wrath
February 1, 2018 - February 11, 2018
Mainstage

The Mystery of Edwin Drood
March 15, 2018 - April 8, 2018
Mainstage

The Memory of Water
April 20 - April 22, 2018
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.



Please note that dates may change unexpectedly - always check with the theater before making plans.


- Updated 10/2/17. Questions and comments can be emailed to the Editor


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