October 2011

Making Waves: Playhouse and Arts Centers Bring Neighbors Out to Play

Lily and Fans at Miami VOA

Mark Lutwak, Director of Education at Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park, recently sat down with ArtsWave staff to talk about the Playhouse’s “Off the Hill” program.


iSpyArt 2.0: ArtsWave’s Popular App updates with More Sharing Features

CINCINNATI (September 30, 2011) – ArtsWave announced the release of an updated version of its innovative iSpyArt App, with new features for viewing the virtual gallery and sharing with Facebook and Twitter. iSpyArt gives people all over the world the chance to share the art they find in unusual and surprising places—as well as the more likely venues.

Making Waves: Community Combines, Creates Center!

Kennedy Heights Arts Center

In 2003, hundreds of people rallied together to create the Kennedy Heights Arts Center. Serving the Pleasant Ridge, Kennedy Heights, and Silverton neighborhoods, the center was established by the community to provide a public resource for the creation of art. It has since had a transformative effect on the entire neighborhood.



Making Waves: Madcap Puppet Theatre Inspires Westside Pride

Located in the heart of Westwood for 30 years, Madcap Productions Puppet Theatre creates original live puppet theatre entertainment and education for young audiences and families.  Using stories and puppetry techniques drawn from cultures all over the world, Madcap Puppets aspires to positively impact young audiences during their formative years when creative and magical imaginations are


Making Waves: Ensemble Theatre of Cincinnati Builds Audience for Local Business

Sometimes art comes from turning something old into something new.  In the heart of one of Cincinnati’s oldest neighborhoods, Over-the-Rhine, Ensemble Theatre of Cincinnati produces new plays and plays new to the region for over 25,000 people each year.