SHOWCASE with Barbara Kellar

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 

Ariel QuartetAriel Quartet
Violists Alexandra Kazovsky, Jan Grüning, Gershon Gerchikov and Cellist Amit Even-Tov discuss being named quartet-in-residence at the University of Cincinnati’s College-Conservatory of Music. Formed in Israel, the Ariel Quartet has garnered a glowing international reputation due in part to their “youth, brilliant playing, and soulful interpretation.” For more information about the Ariel Quartet, please visit their website at
• April 19 at 8:30pm
• April 20 at 8:30am, 1:30pm and 5:30pm
• April 21 at 10:30am, 3:30pm and 10:30pm


Music Therapy for Alzheimer’s PatientsMusic Therapy for Alzheimer’s Patients
Peter Landgren and John Tew, Jr., MD discuss how Music Therapy techniques are employed in clinical settings to aid in pain management, autism, gerontology, psychiatric, special education, mental health and Alzheimer’s patients. Additionally, we will learn more about a new Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Music Therapy that has been co-designed by the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music and the Xavier University Department of Music and Theatre..
• April 26 at 8:30pm
• April 27 at 8:30am, 1:30pm and 5:30pm
• April 28 at 10:30am, 3:30pm and 10:30pm


Barbara Kellar 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.

When to watch

SHOWCASE With Barbara Kellar

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Watch Previous SHOWCASE Episodes Below

Showcase with Barbara Kellar | Carol Ann’s Carousel

Showcase with Barbara Kellar | Carol Ann’s Carousel

Tim Maloney,Tamara Harkavy,Willie Carden, and Jonathan Queen discuss Carol Ann's Carousel.

Showcase with Barbara Kellar | Cameron Kitchin

Showcase with Barbara Kellar | Cameron Kitchin

Cameron Kitchin discusses his role as Cincinnati Art Museum's newest director.