The Children's Theatre of Cincinnati

The Children's Theatre of Cincinnati (CTC) had hoped to dazzle its young audiences with big productions like Disney's Descendants and the world-premiere musical Princess & Frog, but the pandemic has had other plans for live entertainment this year.

The Children's Theatre of Cincinnati

The Children's Theatre of Cincinnati continues presenting fun, family musicals perfect for young audiences, and their next production is no exception. Annie Jr. (a scaled down, one-hour version of the Broadway classic) will have school and public presentations starting February 29. Director Eric Byrd spends a few minutes with our Jim Stump talking about the students involved in the production, how the public can see it, and their recent addition of sensory performances.

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Long-time local developers Dave Neyer and Chris Frutkin have signed a contract to buy an Over-the-Rhine property, the Emery Center, from the University of Cincinnati for $8.55 million.

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The Children's Theatre of Cincinnati has another season of productions with familiar names like Casper and Charlie Brown coming to the Taft Theatre and schools throughout the area. With a look at the 2019-20 season, Jim Stump is joined by Children's Theatre Marketing Director Krista Katona Pille.

A new one-man production from The Children's Theatre of Cincinnati presents the story of civil rights pioneer Martin Luther King, Jr. 

Polkadots: The Cool Kids Musical is a family-friendly musical production from The Children's Theatre of Cincinnati that addresses the difficult topics of bullying and acceptance. 

The Children's Theatre of Cincinnati is celebrating the holidays in a rather British way, with a special production of Cinderella

The final production of the current Children's Theatre of Cincinnati season is Tarzan The Stage Musical, based on the Disney film with music by Phil Collins, opening April 1. 

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Cincinnati is replete with the arts, from museums to dance to theater to music. 

Perfect for the family this holiday season is The Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati’s presentation of Elf The Musical JR at the Taft Theatre

The Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati’s first mainstage production of this season is a newly- commissioned musical version of the classic tale, Alice in Wonderland

Longtime favorite The Frisch Marionette Company will present their original production of The Jungle Book: The Story of Mowgli's Fire in the new Children's Theatre of Cincinnati home, on the Ralph and Patricia Corbett Showtime Stage starting August 25. 

The Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati will begin the New Year with a new home and new professional leadership.