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Shadowbox Live at the Columbus Commons May 29th

27, 2011

Shadowbox Live opened the Columbus Commons downtown with the musical ‘Back to the Garden’ about Woodstock Music and Art Fair.

2011 Season of Shakespeare in the Park

23, 2011

The Actors’ Theatre of Columbus, the volunteer troupe that hosts Shakespeare in the Park, aims to present free performances of Shakespeare and other classical works with themes that are relevant today, said John S. Kuhn, the Actor’s Theatre creative director.

Local Musicians, Dancers Present Stravinsky’s “A Soldier’s Tale”

12, 2011

The Johnstone Fund for New Music and Columbus’s own dancers, musicians and speakers presented Stravinsky’s A Soldier’s Tale at the Columbus Foundation on May 1st.

Wild Goose Creative Hosts Columbus Comedy Festival

spectators at wild goose creative
This weekend Wild Goose Creative presents a three-day comedy festival.
14, 2011

At the Columbus Comedy Festival (2) you can expect to see sketch comedy, stand-up, comedic videos, improv, and grab some food truck food love starting at 8 p.m. on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday.

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

'Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat' poster.
'Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat' is the cure for the winter blahs.
10, 2011

If you’re looking for a way to beat the late winter blahs, there’s no better way than to see Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, at the Palace Theatre this weekend.

Wexner Center Presents Mark O’Rowe’s ‘Terminus’

4, 2011

WOSU Theatre Critic Joy Reilly talks with Chuck Helm, director of performing arts at the Wexner Center about ‘Terminus,’ a new play by Mark O’Rowe performed by the Abbey Theatre, the National Theatre of Ireland.

Actor’s Theatre, Columbus School For Girls Perform Greek Tragedy

23, 2011

Columbus School for Girls and Actors Theatre of Columbus teamed up for the first time to present Trojan Women, a play about the aftereffects of war.

Opera Columbus – The Marriage of Figaro

11, 2011

Interview with the cast of Opera Columbus’s production of Mozart’s ‘The Marriage of Figaro.”

CATCO ‘I Am My Own Wife’

2, 2011

‘I Am My Own Wife’ is a one person show based on the life of Charlotte von Mahlsdorf – a Berlin born boy who self – identified as female at an early age.

OSU Theatre Presents Shakespeare’s Othello

1, 2011

WOSU’s theater critic Joy Reilly talks with director Alison Bomber about her staging of Shakespeare’s Othello in an upcoming production performed by OSU MFA students.