Generously sponsored by our friends at Macy's, ArtsWave's FREE annual arts festival is celebrating its 30th year connecting people to the amazing arts opportunities offered in our region.
View all Sampler events on Cincy Arts Guide here!
Art All Around
Saturday, February 27, 2016
Explore art in local neighborhoods. Enjoy Madcap Puppets at the Cincinnati Art Museum, try belly dancing at the Art Academy of Cincinnati, or explore the UNMuseum at the Contemporary Arts Center. Try some opera at the MYCincinnati Firehouse or puppet madness at the Warsaw Federal Incline Theater in Price Hill. Community art centers in Hamilton (The Fitton Center), Oxford, Fairfield, Kennedy Heights, Clifton and Wyoming will feature live music and dance and many more opportunities for families to try something new.
VENUE CHANGE: Manifest Drawing Center's Open Cast Drawing Studio will be at at 4905 Whetsel Ave., Floor 2 in Madisonville.
Be the Hero at Music Hall Open House
Sunday, February 28, 2016
Spend the afternoon at Cincinnati Music Hall before it closes this summer for renovations! The open house concludes a special joint concert, "Be the Hero!," sponsored by Dewey's Pizza, featuring the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, Cincinnati Ballet, Cincinnati Opera, and the May Festival Chorus, and including selections from Star Wars, Superman, Frozen and more! Kids of all ages are encouraged to come dressed as their own favorite hero!
But before that, performances and activities for all ages will be offered throughout Music Hall. Discover the world through dance in the main lobby with Pones, Inc. Get the kids up and moving with interactive theater, dance, face-painting and hands-on crafts in the ballroom. See the next generation of artists in Corbett Tower with special performances by the May Festival Youth Chorus, CSO Nouveau Chamber Players and CCM Prep.
We can't wait to show off all the wonderful arts programs and organizations making Greater Cincinnati an amazing place to live!