…BLINK AND YOU’LL MISS
Cincinnati Christian Community Theatre
The Story: After a handsome but conceited prince treats a beggar woman poorly, the woman turns out to be a beautiful enchantress and turns the prince into a beast. Further, the prince’s staff is all transformed into objects to do with their profession. The prince is given a magical mirror to view the outside world. To break the spell, he needs to learn to love a person for who they are, and get her to love him before a magical rose loses its petals.
The Dates: July 26-29, 2012
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Encore Youth Theatre
The Story: In this retelling of the Biblical story, Joseph is a handsome young man who is his father’s favorite child, able to interpret dreams, and the bearer of an amazing coat. These facts lead Joseph’s eleven brothers to become insatiably jealous. Thus, they sell Joseph into slavery to some passing Ishmaelites.
The Dates: July 25-28, 2012
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…NEW THIS WEEK
Cincinnati Young People’s Theatre
The Story: In THE WEDDING SINGER, it’s 1985 and rock-star wannabe Robbie Hart is New Jersey’s favorite wedding singer. He’s the life of the party, until his own fiancee leaves him at the altar. Shot through the heart, Robbie makes every wedding as disastrous as his own.
The Dates: July 27-Aug. 5, 2012
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THE HOUNDS OF THE BASKERVILLES
Cincinnati Shakespeare Company
The Story: The legendary detective Sherlock Holmes and his assistant Dr. Watson are on the job to investigate the mysterious case of the “hound of hell” that stalks the moors. This fast-paced farcical adaptation of the classic novel is performed by only three actors tackling dozens of roles. Physical humor and visual gags will make this production a laugh out loud treat this summer. Will the courageous detective and his men survive the mystery of Baskerville Hall…and each other? The game is afoot in the regional premiere.
The Dates: July 20-Aug. 12, 2012
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HOW DO YOU SPELL M-U-R-D-E-R?
The Story: This 1920s caper rolls into action when two couples arrive on a paddlewheel steamboat, headed for Cincinnati. An unexpected guest also arrives on the levee, and one of the guests turns up dead! How is this group of strangers connected to the murder? During each performance, the audience gets to play detective, review all the clues, interrogate the suspects, and with five possible endings, decide who committed the crime. If you enjoy solving the mystery, we want you!
The Dates: July 13-Aug. 4, 2012
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…CLOSING THIS WEEK
Kincaid Regional Theatre
The Story: FIDDLER ON THE ROOF is set in the little Russian village of Anatevka, where a poor dairyman, Tevye, lives with his wife and five daughters. Tevye is trying to teach his daughters to hold on to the traditions of this tight-knit Jewish community in the face of changing social ideas and the growing hostility toward the Jews in Czarist Russia.
The Dates: July 7-28, 2012
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