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A Virtual Off the Hill Production!

The Snowy Day and Other Stories by Ezra Jack Keats
Script by Jerome Hairston
Based on the books by Ezra Jack Keats
Feb. 12 - Feb. 28, 2021

This professionally filmed performance will be available virtually on weekends, in partnership with various community centers.

Scroll below to learn more about the show and to register for your free tickets!



The artistic world of beloved author Ezra Jack Keats unfolds onstage! Follow the adventures of Peter and his friends through heartwarming stories about the wonder of a fresh snowfall, the delight of whistling for the first time, the awe in finding a special treasure and the excitement of sending the perfect letter to a friend. Written with whimsical spirit, this imaginative play with music celebrates the tiny moments of joy within a child’s world. Recommended for ages 5 and up.



Different community centers are partnering to present The Snowy Day each weekend. Scan the options below to select the free performance you'd like to virtually attend, and reserve your tickets today! Instructions on how to watch the production through your Playhouse website account will be emailed to you closer to your selected weekend.

Virtual Performances:

Feb. 12 – 14
ArtsConnect and The Wyoming Fine Arts Center

Feb. 19 – 21
The Lebanon Theatre 
ArtsWave Pass 
Evendale Cultural Arts Center 
The Barn
The Carnegie Center of Columbia Tusculum 

Feb. 26 – 28
Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park
Playhouse ASL-Interpreted Performance
Kennedy Heights Art Center 
Mt. Washington CRC 


A.J. Baldwin

Mom, Archie, Amy, Others

Kearston Hawkins-Johnson


Montez Jenkins-Copeland

Dad, Boys, Others

Ezra Jack Keats

Author (Original Books)

Daunielle Rasmussen

Director / Director of Education and Community Engagement

Piper N. Davis

Cultural Consultant

Kenton Brett

Set Designer

Melanie Mortimore

Costume Designer

Trey Tatum

Sound Designer

Rebecca Armstrong

Stage Manager / Associate Producer

Optic Lizard Productions