Around Cincinnati

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Greater Cincinnati has a vibrant arts scene, and Around Cincinnati keeps you up to date. Host Lee Hay is joined by prominent local contributors who have their fingers on the pulse of the community and introduce you to the cultural and arts organizations and events that make Cincinnati special.

Around Cincinnati is made possible in part by a grant from ArtsWave.

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Winton Woods Riding Center
12:00 am
Fri January 31, 2014

Spring Break Horse Camp for kids coming up soon

It’s not too early to start looking ahead at your child’s spring break and one fun opportunity that week is the Spring Break Horse Camp taking place at the Winton Wood Riding Center. Robyn Carey Allgeyer talks with the center’s assistant manager, Rachel Neuman, about what will take place during those days, including horse safety, grooming, breeds and riding.

President's Day reading
12:00 am
Fri January 31, 2014

A new book about Thomas Jefferson written and illustrated for younger readers

In advance of President’s Day, Lee Hay talks by phone with artist and author Maira Kalman about her new young people’s book, Thomas Jefferson: Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Everything. 

Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati
12:00 am
Fri January 24, 2014

Award-winning "Tribes" currently onstage in OTR

Tribes, the Drama Desk Award winning play about a deaf son in an outspoken and expressive family, is currently on stage at Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati. Two of Cincinnati’s favorite actors, Dale Dymkoski and Kelly Mengelkoch, star in this production and join Rick Pender in the studio to talk about this provocative family drama.

"Flesh Becomes Word"
12:00 am
Fri January 24, 2014

Two brothers create book of poetry and illustrations

The brothers John and Brian Volck have recently collaborated on a book featuring Brian’s poetry and John’s illustrations called Flesh Becomes Word, and they discuss how Brian’s work as a pediatrician influences his writing and their collaborative process with Barbara Gray.

"MURPH: The Protector"
12:00 am
Fri January 24, 2014

Local man co-produces documentary about Navy SEAL Lt. Michael P. Murphy

Local author Gary Williams has co-produced a moving documentary about the first American to receive the Medal of Honor for his service in Afghanistan. MURPH: The Protector tells the story of Navy SEAL Lt. Michael P. Murphy who in 2005 gave his life for his men during a gun battle with the Taliban in the remote mountains of Eastern Afghanistan. Our film expert, Larry Thomas, talks with Gary Williams about his book about Murphy, Seal of Honor, and how he became involved in the documentary project.

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