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Showcase with Barbara Kellar #315: Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park 2014-2015 Season

Artistic Director Blake Robison discusses the Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park’s upcoming 2014-2015 Season.

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Starling Chamber Orchestra
 

On this episode of SHOWCASE WITH BARBARA KELLAR, Kurt Sassmannshaus discusses the Starling Chamber Orchestra.

 

Founded by Kurt Sassmannshaus, the Starling Chamber Orchestra offers artists ages 10-18 the opportunity to perform as soloists, tour internationally, and make recordings. In March 2000, the Starling Chamber Orchestra released its first educational video, Classical Quest, which was distributed to public schools throughout Ohio for free. The program aired on 32 public television stations nationwide, including CET, and earned numerous awards.



Xavier University Music Series
 

On this episode of SHOWCASE WITH BARBARA KELLAR, Polina Bespalko and Dr. Tom Merrill discuss the upcoming season of the Xavier University Music Series. 

 

The Xavier Music Series is one of the most prestigious and longest running music series throughout the country, featuring classical piano, classical guitar and swing.  Their mission is to contribute artistically and intellectually to the cultural life of their university and throughout our community. 

 



Pamela Myers
 

On this episode of SHOWCASE WITH BARBARA KELLAR, Tony-nominated actress and singer Pamela Myers discusses her career on Broadway and in Hollywood.

In April 1970, Pamela Myers made her Broadway debut as “Marta” in Stephen Sondheim's musical “Company,” directed by Harold Prince. She was nominated at the 1971 Tony awards for Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Musical for her performance of “Another Hundred People.” “Company” garnered a (then) record-breaking 14 Tony nominations and the show earned six Tony Awards, including Best Musical.



World Piano Competition 2014
 

Mark Ernster (Executive Director) and Awadagin Pratt (Artistic Director) explain how The World Piano Competition, in partnership with the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra and CCM, educates and encourages participating pianists toward a higher level of performance and musical appreciation.



Evans Mirageas
 

Evans Mirageas discusses Cincinnati Opera’s upcoming 2014 season, opening June 8 at 7pm with a free concert, "Opera in the Park", in Washington Park.



Cincinnati Children's Choir
 

Robyn Reeves Lana and Mary Kay Koehler discuss the award- winning Cincinnati Children’s Choir which is the Ensemble-in-Residence at the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music.



Mel Brooks and Rick Steiner
 

Five-time, Tony Award-winning, Broadway producer Rick Steiner talks about his involvement with many Broadway hits.



Carmon DeLeone
 

Maestro Carmon DeLeone discusses his life and his accomplishments throughout his fifty plus years of conducting orchestras and composing scores.



SCPA Celebration 40
 

The School for Creative and Performing Arts celebrates 40 years.



The Irish Heritage Center of Greater Cincinnati
 

Maureen A. Kennedy, one of the Irish Heritage Center of Greater Cincinnati's founding members, talks about their upcoming programs and exhibits that are open to the public.