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Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park

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Address: 962 Mount Adams Cir, Cincinnati, OH
Phone Number: (513) 345-2242
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An Outstanding Theater Company

We don't live in Cincinnati, but we've been to at least a dozen performances, most recently Ring of Fire. We enjoyed the songs; the book was undistinguished, but luckily it was... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 24, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

We don't live in Cincinnati, but we've been to at least a dozen performances, most recently Ring of Fire. We enjoyed the songs; the book was undistinguished, but luckily it was mostly singing. I can't never fault the theaters, the actors, or the quality of the productions. It's a superior organization.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

We've seen many good and great shows here and a few ones that didn't grab us - we'll continue to seek out our subscription every year! Located in Eden Park (adjacent to Mt. Adams), the Playhouse is located just minutes of the center of downtown Cincinnati. There are two theatres in the house, playing both well-known and not-so-known theatre. Many... More 

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Gainesville, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

This theatre started life as a converted pavilion in City park. It has grown remarkably over the years, and now is one of he finest things Cincinnati has to offer. A great asset to the City.

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Newport, Kentucky
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

We have seen three performances here since we moved to Newport two years ago. The theater itself is just fun to go to!~not a bad seat in the house. The ticket prices are quite high considering there have been times that the ticket price would have bought me a ticket in the theater district in Times Square. This does not... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

This musical about Johnny Cash (told through his music) was outstanding. The acting was top-notch, as was the music. The main stars even looked like Johnny Cash and June Carter. I noticed that some of the actors would play several roles, and it was sometimes confusing to the audience. For example, the actress who played the mother of Johnny Cash... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

It's theater in the half round for this Cincinnati landmark. The venue is intimate, the acoustics are good, but the seats are not cramped; there is plenty of leg room. I've seen two plays here and enjoyed both. We prefer the sets in the center sections to those on the outside. Definitely buy advanced parking as spaces are limited and... More 

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Hamilton, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

The playhouse in the Park is an excellent facility. There are no bad seat some better than other. We had handicap. Seating due to my husband uses a scooter. Everyone was very helpful and concern about our comfort. I would recommend this theater to anyone who enjoys live theater productions. Would go back again if and when they have another... More 

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Cincinnati
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

The Playhouse in the Park is the perfect intimate venue for seeing live theater - there really isn't a bad seat in the house. These are professional productions with experienced actors and amazing sets. Plays are varied, providing something for everyone. You can catch dinner in Mt. Adams before the show (within walking distance) or even grab something quick at... More 

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Lebanon, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

Last night was not our first visit to the Playhouse. In fact we have been going off and on for many years. The Playhouse in the Park is a modern facility that allows the presentation of small venue plays in a manner that gives every guest a feeling of intimacy with the actors and the story being told. There are... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Been here plenty of times with family and friends. Never a bad show. Great acting, fun evening, nice part of town.

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