The 12 Dames of Christmas starring Angela Ingersoll

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Shows and Events

Though our mainstage season is postponed, we still have shows and events this year, including the upcoming socially distanced performance of The 12 Dames of Christmas starring Angela Ingersoll in the Marx Theatre, presented by Schueler Group. See what's in store!


Off the Grid Events

Off the Grid is back with more immersive experiences, including Shadow Cast Film Series performances at the Marimont Theatre (up next: Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle) and  FREE  Pod Plays!


About the Playhouse

Season FAQs

Our 2020-21 mainstage season has been postponed until Fall 2021. Please visit our FAQs page for more information and ticket holder options.

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Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Accessibility

Learn more about our ongoing DEIA commitments and action items for the 2020-21 Season.


Health & Safety

As we prepare to welcome audiences back to the Marx Theatre for a series of special events, please read about the measures we have put in place to make your experience as safe and touch-free as possible.


For Families, Kids and Teachers

Off the Hill, Online

The Snowy Day and Other Stories by Ezra Jack Keats is coming soon! Stream this professionally filmed production for  FREE  by registering for a weekend performance though a community center near you. Tickets available soon!

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Virtual Education

We're offering all in-school programming virtually this fall! This includes recording our outreach plays, and creating an all-new Education Membership that gives you access to our full catalog of virtual workshops.

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Behind the Scenes

Love theatre? Browse these stories about our favorite art form and how it's made! Topics include actors, costumes, sets and props, playwrights, directors, music, things to do and about the Playhouse.


How You Can Help

Make An Impact

As a non-profit organization, ticket sales do not cover the costs of our productions and mission-driven work. Generous donations from people like you help build sets, purchase props, bring top talent to Cincinnati, and bring theatre to kids and community centers across the Tristate.


A New Stage

Directing the Future
We're building a new, state-of-the-art Mainstage Theatre Complex, featuring Moe & Jack's Place — The Rouse Theatre, set to open Fall 2022. Learn more about this exciting project and how you can get involved today!

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Join Leading Ladies

Leading Ladies has gone virtual! Get a backstage pass to exclusive and exciting "girls' night in" events; meet incredible professionals in the theatre; and so much more!

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Gift an Experience

Support the arts during this unusual time by gifting a future experience to your loved one. Gift certificates are available in any amount and can be used for tickets, subscriptions, parking and more.

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Join Our E-List

The feeling you get watching a live show is absolutely electric. And it will be back. Sign up for our email list to get all our updates, straight to your inbox.

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The Tony Awards

The Playhouse is the proud recipient of the 2004 Regional Theatre Tony Award and the 2007 Tony Award for Best Revival of a Musical for our production of Stephen Sondheim and George Furth’s musical, Company. Learn more about the Playhouse's Tony Award-winning history!

Photos of the cast of A Christmas Carol and the cast of Million Dollar Quartet by Mikki Schaffner. Promotional photos by Tony Arrasmith/Arrasmith & Associates.