CPI New Voices Staged Readings
CPI's 2014-2015 season begins on September 9, 2014
CPI’s New Voices Staged Readings are normally
performed at the Aronoff Center for the Arts, Fifth-Third Bank Theater (Black Box),
corner of Main and Seventh Streets. Occasionally they are performed at the Jarson-Kaplan
Theater, 650 Walnut Street.
Tickets are only $
8. Reservations may be made in advance at Aronoff Center Box Office, or by
To avoid a service charge, get your
tickets at the box office at normal work hours.
**Performances begin at 7:30 PM at the Aronoff Center, Fifth
Third Bank Theater, unless otherwise noted**
SEPTEMBER 9, 2014
PURPLE PAINT By Bridget Ossmann
As though a chapter out of American History flies loose
and settles on the stage, the story of the O'Connor family's struggles and
triumphs in the Appalachian mountains comes to life in Ossmann's Purple Paint.
October 14, 2014
GRANT’S WISH By Ted Pollard
manager of an historic but dilapidated hotel wants to buy and restore it. But
he needs money for the purchase and must persuade two reluctant owners of
parcels of the hotel property
– an old Indian and a snobbish heiress -- to agree to sell.
November 11, 2014
NOT OUR TOWN By David Greenberg
American life is disappearing into a vortex of family dysfunction, drug abuse,
social disintegration and political corruption. Can it be saved? Is there
anything left to save? Whose fault is it, anyway?
December 9, 2014
THE CLEANSING by Emily Von Stuckrad
author’s own words, “A Compendium of Reactive Soliloquies Inspired by Actual
Events” THE CLEANSING is a series of
commentaries, remembrances, and stories from the Civil War.
January 13, 2015
February 10, 2015
March 10, 2015
HOUR FARTHER By David Greer
adopted-son waiting to meet his biological father for the first time, discovers
how dangerous family truth can be.
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Next workshop is August 3, 2014 – at 7:00 PM
Please join us.
FREE - YOU ARE ALL INVITED !!!!
General seating: RSVP is required.
The venue is FREE, but we ask guests to
bring appetizers or beverages to share.
Location: 2815 Commons Way, (45219) - French Hall on UC Campus.
Room 2225 (ground floor).
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Campus, unless in a garage.
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