Music & Theater
in Cincinnati, OH

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If you’re looking for a fun alternative to the same old movie theater outing – whether with friends or family – take a look at our music & theater options. This area is full of exciting things to do, including theatrical productions and musicals.

Check out our venues below and add some magic to your days. Each listing includes a more detailed description of the venue and the events they host, as well as their name, address, phone number, website, and driving directions.
Aronoff Center for the Arts
Aronoff Center for the Arts

650 Walnut St
Cincinnati, OH 45202   Directions

(513) 621-2787

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Right in the heart of downtown Cincinnati you will find the Aronoff Center for the Arts. With three theaters and a number of smaller rooms and galleries, there is always something to do or see at this visual and performing arts space. Find everything from plays, ballets and concerts to stand-up comics and art galleries to musicals and other entertainment all under one roof.

Art Beyond Boundaries
Art Beyond Boundaries

1410 Main St
Cincinnati, OH 45202   Directions

(513) 421-8726

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Push the limits at Art Beyond Boundaries, a professional fine arts gallery that features works by local and regional artists with disabilities. Help support the educational and community outreach programs, and see how adults and children with disabilities are breaking through barriers in the world of art. Some work is also available for sale by the artists.

Cincinnati Arts Association’s Music Hall
Cincinnati Arts Association’s Music Hall

1241 Elm St
Cincinnati, OH 45202   Directions

(513) 621-2787

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Come by the Cincinnati Arts Association’s Music Hall for a memorable musical performance. Home to the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, the Cincinnati Opera, the May Festival Chorus and the Cincinnati Pops Orchestra, this historic entertainment venue and performance hall maintains its classical architecture and appeal along with some of the best acoustics in the world.

Cincinnati Opera
Cincinnati Opera

650 Walnut St
Cincinnati, OH 45202   Directions

(513) 241-2742

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Hear some of the best American opera when you go to the Cincinnati Opera. The second-oldest opera in the US, this world-class opera showcases artists and conductors from across the country and the globe as they perform classical and contemporary pieces. Let the romantic, powerful music sweep you away!

Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park
Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park

962 Mt Adams Cir
Cincinnati, OH 45202   Directions

(513) 421-3888

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One of the first regional theaters in the United States, the Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park has brought Ohio some of the most prominent popular plays since 1959. Despite catering to a diverse audience, the Playhouse continues to produce entertainment of the highest caliber, both classical and cutting-edge works.

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company’s
Cincinnati Shakespeare Company’s

718 Race St
Cincinnati, OH 45202   Directions

(513) 381-2273

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See the way Cincy Shakes It when you watch one of the Cincinnati Shakespeare Company’s performances. If you want to see a traditionally performed and thoughtfully crafted theatrical piece, look no further. Contrary to the name, this theater troupe produces all manner of classical plays, from Jane Austen adaptations to works by the Great Bard himself.

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra

1241 Elm St
Cincinnati, OH 45202   Directions

(513) 621-1919

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Another major player in Cincy’s cultural scene is the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, or CSO. The fifth oldest orchestra in the US, the CSO is well known throughout the world for its recordings and tours. For over 200 years, the CSO has brought evolutionary music to Ohio and continues to do so with its year-round performances. Hear them play in the historic Music Hall!

Contemporary Arts Center
Contemporary Arts Center

44 E 6th St
Cincinnati, OH 45202   Directions

(513) 345-8400

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View some of the most evolutionary and inspiring pieces of modern art at the Contemporary Arts Center. The CAC collects and displays a variety of paintings, sculptures, photographs, performance arts and new media in its stylish and architecturally impressive galleries. All works displayed in this center showcase styles that push the current boundaries of art.

Know Theatre of Cincinnati
Know Theatre of Cincinnati

1120 Jackson St
Cincinnati, OH 45202   Directions

(513) 300-5669

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Found in Cincy’s historic Over-the-Rhine neighborhood, the Know Theatre of Cincinnati provides the Tri-State with contemporary and collaborative theater designed to be challenging, edgy and thought provoking. With some of the most evocative live entertainment in the Cincinnati artistic community, this small theater continues to grow larger each year.

Riverbend Music Center
Riverbend Music Center

6295 Kellogg Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45230   Directions

(513) 232-6220

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Head to the great outdoors for the chance to catch your favorite popular artists performing live. The Riverbend Music Center hosts several concerts in their large outdoor pavilion. With seating for over 20,000 people readily available, it is no wonder that Riverbend has become Cincy’s go-to music festival amphitheater and entertainment venue.

Taft Theatre
Taft Theatre

317 E 5th St
Cincinnati, OH 45202   Directions

(513) 232-6220

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Catch the latest Broadway hit at the Taft Theatre, or check out an excellent comedy show. You can even see a number of concerts performed on this old-fashioned Art Deco stage. Since opening in 1928, this small but famous theater has provided Cincinnati with some of its finest live entertainment performances.

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