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AGES OF THE MOON at Liberty Exhibition Hall

CP_Ages of the Moon logoLoneliness, isolation and one’s own mortality are heavy themes that are front and center in the framed AGES OF THE MOON. It’s the latest play to hit Northside’s Liberty Exhibition Hall. The century old building turned theatre and performance hall will host the two man play in August.

Directed by film and television actor and playwright Kevin Crowley, the production is one of the last works of iconic American playwright Sam Shepard, AGES OF THE MOON, is a gruff and funny exploration about toxic masculinity and sanity.

Shepherd, actor and Pulitzer Prize winning playwright, penned the story of two friends reunited and bound by their mutual loneliness and desperation. Humor and heartache abound in this cast featuring local stage and screen actors Michael Shooner and Daniel Britt. The plays run starts Aug. 5 through Aug.27.

AGES OF THE MOON
Liberty Exhibition Hall
3938 Spring Grove Avenue
Cincinnati, OH 45223
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AGES OF THE MOON Runs Aug. 5-22

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8/19 – We are heavy hearted to say that COVID has come to our production. We will be canceling Friday and Saturday’s performance. We hope to be back on stage this coming, Sunday and Monday at 7:30pm.

Please check back or call to confirm.

AGES OF THE MOON
Clifton Players, Cincinnati Artists Theatre & Creative Asylum
Aug. 5-22
Liberty Exhibition Hall [Northside]

Directed by Michael Burnham & Kevin Crowley

Cast: Michael Shooner & Daniel Britt

One of the last works of iconic American playwright Sam Shepard, Ages of the Moon, is a gruff and funny exploration about toxic masculinity and sanity.

  • Fri-Sun, Aug. 5-7 at 7:30pm
  • Mon, Aug. 8 at 7:30pm
  • Fri-Sun, Aug. 12-14 at 7:30pm
  • Mon, Aug. 15 at 7:30pm
  • Fri-Sat, Aug. 19-20 at 7:30pm
  • Sun, Aug. 21 at 7:30pm
  • Mon, Aug. 22 at 7:30pm

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Buckle Up! The PARTY BUS is Bringing Laughs to Liberty Exhibition Hall

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Cast: Ricky Glore, Ali Delianides, Alicia DeVore, Chance Kilgour & Billy DeVore. Photo by Brian Lamm Media. Party Bus logo by Dylan Grubish.

Cincinnati, OH – In the tradition of sketch comedy shows like Saturday Night Live and The Second City, Cincinnati’s very own PARTY BUS is revving up for a night of comedy inspired by nightlife antics, couples’ game nights, the Tri-State’s rich history, and much, much more!

The Clifton Players are proud to announce PARTY BUS as the inaugural show to kick off their season. Performances run Saturdays at 8pm from March 2-April 13 with an approximate run time of one hour and 20 minutes. Ages 18 and up.

The cast and sketch writers include Ali Delianides, Alicia DeVore, Billy DeVore, Ricky Glore & Chance Kilgour. Additional material by Amanda Teemley. Featuring music by Riley Bachman. PARTY BUS is produced by Clifton Players and We Are Productions.

Performances take place Liberty Exhibition Hall – 3938 Spring Grove Ave – Cincinnati OH 45223. The Liberty Exhibition Hall in the Northside, is newly open to the public after 73 years. Over a century ago, vaudeville acts would fill this space and entertain audiences with their wide ranging acts of performance artistry.

Free street parking is available as well as a pay lot next to Littlefields.

Tickets are $10 at the door or available online at partybus.brownpapertickets.com.

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Auditions Announced for PARTY BUS at weAREproductions and Clifton Players

WAP_logo2PARTY BUS: An Interactive Comedy Show! 

CATEGORY: Non-Equity Audition

PAY: Stipend

CP_logoAUDITION LOCATION: Liberty Exhibition Hall 3938 Spring Grove Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45223

AUDITION DATES: SATURDAY 10/20 from 12pm-2pm, SUNDAY 10/21 from 12pm-2pm, CALLBACKS TUESDAY 10/23 from 7pm-9pm

DESCRIPTION:
PARTY BUS is an interactive comedy show taking place at Liberty Exhibition Hall, which brings an audience on a voyage to examine party cultures through every ridiculous lens possible. We all have different ways to unwind and celebrate, so let PARTY BUS take you on the road to good times and laughs! This show will have music and comedy. Anyone who loves musical theatre should sign up.

CASTING:  Males and Females (Must be 21+ of age) Bonus, but not necessary: Strong background or interest in sketch comedy. NON-UNION.

TIME COMMITMENT: Some weeknight and a weekend afternoon rehearsals leading up to Saturday performances February 2nd – March 30th at 8pm

MATERIAL TO PREPARE: Sides will be provided at the audition.

For consideration and to schedule an audition, please send your headshot and resume with the subject line “PARTY BUS AUDITION.” Please indicate if you have a day and time audition preference, in your email.

Reply to email: weAREproductions15@gmail.com

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THE DROWNING GIRLS Runs Aug. 20-27

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Mindy Heithaus, Eileen Earnest & Carol Brammer.

THE DROWNING GIRLS
Clifton Players
Aug. 20-27
Liberty Exhibition Hall [Northside]

Directed by Bridget Leak

Cast: Mindy Heithaus, Eileen Earnest & Carol Brammer

Bessie, Alice and Margaret have two things in common: they are married to George Joseph Smith, and they are dead.  Surfacing from the bathtubs they were drowned in, the three breathless brides gather evidence against their womanizing, murderous husband by reliving the shocking events leading up to their deaths.  Reflecting on the misconceptions of love, married life, and the not-so-happily ever after, The Drowning Girls is both a breathtaking fantasia and a social critique, full of rich images, a myriad of characters, and lyrical language.

  • Mon-Sat, Aug. 20-25 at 8pm
  • Sun, Aug. 26 at 3pm
  • Mon, Aug. 27 at 8pm

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