Cincinnati Playhouse In the Park

Cincinnati Playhouse In the Park
962 Mount Adams Circle
513-345-2242

About

Nestled on a hill and commanding a superb view of downtown Cincinnati, the Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park has been offering audiences the finest in professional theatre for more than 50 years. Nationally known for its excellence and commitment to new works and as an artistic home for America's best actors, directors and designers, the Playhouse always keeps its primary role at center stage — to serve the Tristate by producing the finest in classic and contemporary works: musicals, dramas, comedies and recent hits. Simply put, the Playhouse strives to celebrate the live theatrical experience in superlative fashion, in a setting that is second to none.


Recent News

Performance - Cincinnati King at Cincinnati Playhouse In the Park

Cincinnati King Directed by KJ Sanchez Celebrate Cincinnati’s rich music history in this world premiere musical about King Records. Based on hundreds of interviews, the story traces the groundbreaking rise of music pioneer Syd Nathan and the…

Read More »

Performance - The Roommate at Cincinnati Playhouse In the Park

Directed by Tracy Brigden The Odd Couple meets Breaking Bad in this wickedly funny comedy. With a recent divorce and her son living across the country, 50-something Sharon posts a listing for a roommate to fill the empty space of her Iowa home.…

Read More »

Performance - Marie And Rosetta

By George Brant Directed by Neil Pepe Celebrated for her fierce guitar playing and swinging gospel music, singer Sister Rosetta Tharpe became a veritable legend. Throughout the 1930s and '40s, Sister Rosetta performed gospel in the morning and…

Read More »

Performance - Be Here Now

By Deborah Zoe Laufer Two lost souls come together under most unusual circumstances in this deeply insightful and charmingly funny world premiere. Surrounded by painfully cheerful co-workers, Bari is deeply cynical and woefully underemployed…

Read More »

Performance - Million Dollar Quartet

Book by Colin Escott and Floyd Mutrux The electrifying Tony Award-winning musical Million Dollar Quartet brings you inside the recording studio to relive the evening of December 4, 1956. In an extraordinary twist of fate, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee…

Read More »

The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time

By Simon StephensAdapted from the novel by Mark HaddonDirected by Marcia Milgrom DodgeWinner of five Tony Awards, this Broadway smash hit puts you inside the brilliant mind of a boy who sees the world as most of us can only imagine. Fifteen-year-old…

Read More »

Shakespeare In Love 2017

Based on the screenplay by Marc Norman and Tom StoppardAdapted for the stage by Lee HallDirected by Blake RobisonThe beloved, Oscar-winning film comes to life on stage in an extravagant production that’s both wildly funny and irresistibly…

Read More »

Show - Tigers Be Still

By Kim Rosenstock“This is the story of how I stopped being a total disaster,” announces the heroine of this darkly funny and moving new comedy. Having recently earned her master’s degree, Sherry Wickman finds herself still living at home with…

Read More »

Show - Thunder Knocking on the Door

By Keith GloverMusic & Lyrics by Keb' Mo', Keith Glover and Anderson EdwardsThe Playhouse’s biggest musical hit of the last 20 years returns! Once upon a time, a mysterious, blues-playing stranger named Marvell Thunder arrives at the door of…

Read More »

Show - The Second City 2

The world's premier comedy company will again set its razor-sharp sights on Cincinnati. What's left to skewer? The Second City was in town long enough to know they haven't come close to exhausting the material. Not to mention, between now and…

Read More »

Photos