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Performances Cancelled for Jan. 22

Updated 11:45am

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We are so sad to cancel today’s match, but to keep our team and Loyal Fanz safe we are calling it.
If you have already purchased tickets please check you email for information regarding refunds and transfers.
We hope to have another matinee soon and we look forward to laughing with you next month!

Mariemont Players

Due to the winter weather and snow advisory, and for the safety of our patrons, cast and crew, we have decided to reschedule today’s performance of Dearly Departed at Mariemont Players (Sunday, January 22).

Patrons are being contacted by the Box Office directly, via email and phone call.

If you had tickets for today’s show, please look out for communication from the Box Office and respond accordingly. We hope you will be able to join us for lots of laughs at our rescheduled performance next Saturday, January 28 at 2:00 p.m.

Please communicate directly with the Box Office for any ticketing-related matters.

We thank you for understanding, and hope to see you at the theatre soon! Be safe and warm!

Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati

Today’s performance of GRAND HORIZONS has been canceled due to weather. Ticket holders can expect a call from our box office and will be able to redeem their tickets for another performance. We hope everyone stays safe and warm today!

The Drama Workshop

Due to the snow emergency, The Drama Workshop is canceling today’s performance of Home Brew Theatre 6.

More information will come regarding the possibility of rescheduling the performance.

Thank you and stay safe.

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra

Today’s (JAN 22) 2PM CSO performance of Tchaikovsky & Prokofiev will go on as scheduled. Please plan your travel ahead so that you can arrive at Music Hall on time for your scheduled performance.

Due to the inclement weather, ticket holders who are unable to attend their performance may exchange into another CSO subscription performance during the 22-23 season. Exchange service fees will be waived; refunds are not available. To exchange tickets, please contact the CSO Box Office at 513.381.3300 no later than Wednesday, January 25.

You may also tune in to our FREE livestream of the performance at which will be available to stream for 7 days.

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Performances Cancelled for Dec. 23

Updated 12/23 at 3pm

snow-cancellationsA CHRISTMAS CAROL 
Covedale Center for the Performing Arts
Tonight’s 8 PM performance of A Christmas Carol Covedale Center for The Performing Arts has been canceled due to weather. Stay warm everyone!!

Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati
Both of today’s performances of THE DANCING PRINCESSES have been canceled due to emergency weather.
Ticket holders can expect a phone call from our box office and will be able to redeem their tickets for another performance. We apologize to those planning to attend this afternoon, and we hope everyone is staying safe and warm today!

Cincinnati Shakespeare Festival
Due to the inclement weather, tonight’s (Friday) performance of “Every Christmas Story Ever Told” has unfortunately been cancelled. We are very sorry for this cancellation and appreciate your understanding and flexibility at this time. All ticket holders for tonight’s performance will be contacted. The Box Office is open today until 5pm and can be reached at or by leaving a voicemail at 513-381-2273. Stay warm and safe out there!

Cincinnati Ballet
Performing as scheduled. Please see their Facebook page for FAQ.

Human Race Theatre Company
Today’s 12/23 5pm and 9pm performances of WHO’s Holiday are proceeding as planned. We look forward to laughing with you! #thingstodoindayton #humanracetheatre

No information found for La Comedia Dinner Theatre.

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The Passing of Dava Lynn Biehl

MISC_Dava Lynn BiehlFrom Serenity Funeral Care

Dava Lynn Ledford Biehl, age 70, of Cincinnati, passed away on December 3, 2022 in Erlanger, KY. Dava was born in Mariemont, Ohio on August 3, 1952 to David Jonathan Ledford and Hazel Marie Irvin Edgington Ledford. After Dava graduated from Blanchester High School and The Ohio State University, she worked in education for many years as a counselor, foreign language teacher and principal. She was passionate about helping kids learn and grow.

After retiring from education, Dava pursued her love of travel, music, art, and theater. She was a devoted philanthropist of the arts. Dava found great joy and purpose in participating in community theater as an actress and a costumer. She performed in many plays at the Mariemont Players Theater and the Village Players of Fort Thomas. She even won an Orchid award for her costuming work on “Ring Round the Moon.”

She was preceded in death by her parents and her sister Kay Edgington Monjar. She is survived by her stepson, Brandon Biehl; step-grandchildren, Eliana Biehl, Mackenzie Biehl, Isaiah Biehl, and Cara Biehl; brother, Kenen M. (Peggy) Edgington; niece, Lori (Pat) Brock; nephews, Nick Edgington, Todd (Amanda) Edgington, and many great nieces and nephews. She is also survived by her cousin Tracie Bennett Doll, Tracie’s husband Matthew and their children Adrian and Andrew.

She will be missed by special friends Carol Abt, Patty Ballinger, Patti Dugger, Robyn Menuez, Karlee Hilliard, Niserine Langenbrunner, Peter Bartsch, Doris Bartsch, and Tom Chase. No service will be held as requested by Dava.

Memorials can be made to the Village Players of Fort Thomas Cultural Arts Center Capital Campaign, PO Box 75082, Fort Thomas, KY 41075 or Online condolences may be expressed on Facebook or at

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The Passing of Fred Blumenthal

From the Dayton Theatre Guild’s Facebook page:

DTG_Fred BlumenthalIt is with great sorrow that we share the heartbreaking news that long-time Dayton Theatre Guild member, and long-time Dayton Theatre Community veteren, Fred Blumenthal passed away Monday, November 21, 2022.

With the exception of his service in the armed forces, Fred has been an active member at the Dayton Theatre Guild starting in 1953 at the age of 18.

An inductee into the Dayton Theatre Hall of Fame, Fred has appeared in or directed hundreds of theatre productions, at the Guild, The Human Race, the Phoenix Theatre in Indianapolis, and many other theatres, community and professional. He also appeared in several films.

Fred is certainly one of Dayton Theatre’s elder statesmen and we will miss him greatly.

More information will follow.

Rest in peace dear Fred.

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The Passing of Emily McLean

MISC_Emily McLeanFrom The Story Collective Facebook page:

The Story Collective mourns the loss of one of our own. Emily McLean, our beloved Outreach & Education Director and founding member, entered heaven on Saturday after a valiant battle with brain cancer.

Emily’s story was one of love, beauty, and grace. She made a tremendous impact on everyone around her, and will be sorely missed.

To know Emily is to love Emily. Em, we adore you, we miss you, and we will do all that we can to honor your memory every day. Thank you for being a part of our story.

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