The cast of Pride and Prejudice, 2014. Photo by Sandy Underwood.

setting the vision

The Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park is a professional regional theatre committed to producing and presenting for diverse audiences the broadest range of theatre in an inviting theatrical environment. Our mission is accomplished through works of the highest caliber produced on stage in a fiscally responsible manner and through stimulating educational and outreach programs.

Blake Robison

Blake Robison is artistic director of the Playhouse where he oversees artistic and educational programming while serving as co-CEO of the organization. He directed the Playhouse productions of Native Gardens, Mad River Rising, Peter and the Starcatcher, Tenderly: The Rosemary Clooney Musical, Pride and Prejudice, 4000 Miles, The Three Musketeers, Abigail/1702 and The Book Club Play. This season, he will direct A Prayer for Owen Meany.

Buzz Ward

Buzz Ward joined the executive staff of the Playhouse in 1992. As managing director and co-CEO, he oversees all aspects of the administrative, financial and production support operations of the theatre, generating financial surpluses for the past 23 consecutive years.

Learn more about the playhouse

Staff Contacts
Read about the Playhouse family.

Playhouse History
Our story began with the dream of a college student.

Production History
See a list of Playhouse productions.

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