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Sounds Around Town: A small sampling of Columbus’ talented musical acts more

Apr 1, 2016 5:54 PM On the Stage

Riffs and gifts: Cardinal CEO George Barrett still rocks more

Apr 1, 2016 5:47 PM On the Stage

The Trio is slated to perform two sets at 7:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m., March 5, at Notes in the Brewery District, 520 S. High St. more

Mar 3, 2016 11:47 AM The Scene

Ben Folds hopes his symphonic shows help spur new interest in orchestras more

Mar 2, 2016 10:00 AM On the Stage

Opera Columbus offers a modernized take on a classic more

Mar 2, 2016 9:58 AM On the Stage

Motown is based on Motown record label founder Berry Gordy’s 1994 autobiography, To Be Loved: The Music, the Magic, the Memories of Motown. more

Feb 25, 2016 9:39 AM The Scene

The New Albany Symphony Orchestra is bringing the classic children’s story Peter and the Wolf to life. more

Feb 3, 2016 10:41 AM The Scene

Vote of No ‘Confidence’

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Columbus doesn’t have many hills of note, but later in January, they’re sure to be alive with the sound of… Well, you get the idea. Broadway Across America brings director Jack O’Brien’s new production of The Sound of Music to... more

Dec 31, 2015 12:00 AM Arts + Entertainment

Caitlin Valentine-Ellis dances the parts of Clara and the Sugar Plum Fairy, and Miguel Anaya portrays the Nutcracker Prince and Cavalier. CityScene talked with both dancers about the production and their love for ballet. more

Dec 7, 2015 12:00 PM On the Stage

BalletMet's "Dracula" runs through Nov. 7. more

Nov 4, 2015 9:00 AM Video

BalletMet's Dracula, showing Oct. 30-Nov. 7 at the Capitol Theatre, presents the relationship between Dracula and Mina. CityScene discussed the show's costume design with Costume Shop Manager Erin Rollins. more

Oct 8, 2015 10:00 AM On the Stage

The Tenshu opens Oct. 7 at Shadowbox Live and runs through the 25th. more

Oct 5, 2015 1:00 PM Video


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It’s been almost a week since I saw Hamilton, and I’m still having trouble not writing this review with caps lock on. more

Oct 2, 2015 1:00 PM On the Stage

On Oct. 2, BalletMet premieres its production Breaking Ballet, which features traditional and contemporary music and the work of three choreographers. CityScene talked to BalletMet's Ballet Mistress Susan Dromisky about the production. more

Sep 28, 2015 10:00 AM On the Stage

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How do you honor the rich history surrounding an 18th century a Japanese story while making it modern enough to be understood by a Western audience? more

Sep 23, 2015 9:00 AM On the Stage

Check out photos from some of the shows at the Fashion Meets Music Festival. more

Sep 8, 2015 1:00 PM On the Stage

Elements of audience participation, contemporary theater and more will be represented at this year’s collection of stage performances at Upper Arlington City Schools. more

Sep 1, 2015 12:00 AM Tri-Village

One of Columbus’ own will be stepping onto the Ohio Theatre stage this October for the national touring production of Kinky Boots, the Broadway hit that took home a Tony Award for Best Musical in 2013. more

Aug 28, 2015 1:00 AM On the Stage


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This year’s fashion portion of the Fashion Meets Music Festival is branching out beyond Columbus. more

Aug 21, 2015 4:00 PM On the Stage


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You don’t have to travel far to get a taste of Broadway in Columbus. Here’s a countdown of our top five locations in the city that cater to fans of the Great White Way. more

Aug 21, 2015 8:00 AM On the Stage


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When organist Clark Wilson plays on the Ohio Theatre’s “Mighty Morton” organ during the 1921 silent film The Kid July 16 and 17, he will play on the same instrument that he first saw played live when he was about 11 years old. more

Jul 14, 2015 12:00 AM , On the Stage

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