SHOWCASE with Barbara Kellar
Barbara Kellar hosts SHOWCASE with Barbara Kellar, an arts and cultural series airing on CET Arts. The weekly series, produced by CET, will highlight the hottest theatrical shows; important artists, musicians and creative directors; and not-to-be missed exhibits at local museums and art galleries. The series will offer unprecedented behind-the-scenes access to art organizations in Greater Cincinnati.
CET Arts is available over-the-air on channel 48.3, on Time Warner Cable channel 987, on Cincinnati Bell Fiberoptics channel 248 and on Insight Cable channel 192. For more information, visit www.CETconnect.org/cet-arts/.
The Cincinnati Shakespeare Company’s 2015-2016 Season
Located in the heart of downtown Cincinnati, the Cincinnati Shakespeare Company is a resident ensemble theater bringing Shakespeare and the classics to life for theater-goers of all ages. On this edition of Showcase, Barbara Kellar talks with Brian Isaac Phillips, the Producing Artistic Director of the Cincinnati Shakespeare Company, about their upcoming 2015-2016 season. For more information about Cincinnati Shakespeare Company, visit www.cincyshakes.com or call (513)381-BARD.
• June 28 at 8:30pm
• June 29 at 8:30am, 1:30pm and 5:30pm
• June 30 at 10:30pm
Founders and Famous Families of Cincinnati
On this episode, author Wendy Hart Beckman discusses her book Founders and Famous Families of Cincinnati, which recounts the rich history of the Queen City and how the contributions of many notable families have made Cincinnati a great place to live, visit and work. Through fascinating and intertwined stories, we discover how these visionaries helped to create the iconic skyline, world-class museums, idyllic parks and diverse neighborhoods. For more information about Wendy Hart Beckman, visit www.wendyonwriting.com.
• July 5 at 8:30pm
• July 6 at 8:30am, 1:30pm and 5:30pm
• July 7 at 10:30am, 3:30pm and 10:30pm
Barbara Weeks Kellar has served Cincinnati as a volunteer for more than 44 years – dedicated to serving the arts, youth and education. She hosts public television's SHOWCASE with Barbara Kellar on CET Arts, which features interviews on behalf of the arts community.
Mrs. Kellar's involvement with CET began in 1967 when she participated in the first Action Auction. She was one of the first Auction volunteers and has been a volunteer ever since, serving as honorary chair of the 30th Anniversary Action Auction. She was instrumental in organizing the Auction Week Committee. And served on the Auction Executive Committee, as Auction Week Chairperson, as Connoisseur chairperson, and as a volunteer solicitor.
Mrs. Kellar has served in key roles with CET where she has won numerous awards including the President’s Award, a key to the City of Cincinnati, the Ohio Broadcasting Award for Development, the National Award for Excellence in Public Television Leadership and was honored at a 2010 Gala for her over 44 years of service to CET. CET's annual "Barbara Kellar Award" is presented to volunteers who are dedicated to CET's mission to educate, enrich and engage.