Playhouse in The Park Series

Playhouse in the Park is a professional regional theater company committed to producing and presenting for diverse audiences the broadest range of theater. Each year, the Playhouse is proud to partner with many of the region’s community arts centers and other community venues to bring three plays "off the hill" to families throughout the Greater Cincinnati area. 

ArtsConnect has partnered with the Wyoming Fine Arts Center over the past several years to bring the Playhouse in the Park experience to young audiences in our communities.

Each show will include either a pre-show, post show and a craft or mini-event. Tickets are not needed for these events and admission is always free. 

For more information, call 522-2108.

2020 - 2021 Playhouse in the Park, Off The Hill Series 

Hosted by ArtsConnect and the Wyoming Fine Arts Center



WIND IN THE WILLOWS

By Toby Hulse From the Book by Kenneth Grahame 

Virtual Event

The Wind in the Willows Flyer (Single Color)

 Register To Receive Your Tickets In Advance HERE

At Home Viewing Friday, October 30 - Sunday November 1, 2020

You will receive an email with instructions on how to view this show two days prior to your show date. You will be able to view this show once, between Friday, October 30 and Sunday, November 1.


ABOUT THE SHOW: This classic tale of four animal friends in the English countryside comes to life! In this witty and magical adaptation, humble and friendly Mole leaves behind his spring cleaning to explore the Thames riverbank. There, he makes fast friends with loyal and brave Ratty, who introduces Mole to impulsive Toad and wise Badger. Together they embark on thrilling and daring adventures throughout the Wild Wood.

Recommended for grades 1 and up.

 Free Admission, Donations benefit ArtsConnect and the Wyoming Fine Arts Center



THE SNOWY DAY AND OTHER STORIES BY EZRA JACK KEATS

Script by Jerome Hairston, Based on the books by Ezra Jack Keats, Music by Victor Zupanc 


PAJAMA PARTY - Kids can wear their PJ’s to this theater presentation!!

 Friday, February 12, 2021
 at The Grove Event Center
, 9158 Winton Road, Building B

 Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Show at 7 p.m.

OPENING SHOWCASE TBA

 (7pm-7:15 pm)

 POST SHOW ACTIVITIES:

TBA

ABOUT THE SHOW: The artistic world of beloved author Ezra Jack Keats unfolds onstage! Four heartwarming stories 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 grades pre-k and up.

DRAGONS LOVE TACOS

By Ernie Nolan
Adapted from the book by Adam Rubin 

tacos Friday, April 30, 2020
 at The Grove Event Center
, 9158 Winton Road, Building B

 Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Show at 7 p.m.

OPENING SHOWCASE TBA

 (7pm-7:15 pm)

 POST SHOW ACTIVITIES:

TBA

ABOUT THE SHOW: Do you know what dragons really love? Tacos, of course! Chicken tacos, beef tacos, big tacos and tiny tacos. As a boy and his dog watch a television show about dragons, they unexpectedly get caught up in the “Dos and Don’ts” of what to feed them. But if they accidentally eat spicy salsa, watch out! 

Recommended for grades pre-k and up.