Performance Calendar

These listings update the printed edition of the Newsletter Calendar of Events published in Winter, Spring, Summer, and Fall.

Cincinnati Ballet

September 12-22, 2019 | Aronoff Center

Celebrate the start of the season with a mix of innovative dance by some of today’s most talented choreographers, including a trio of female powerhouses—Heather Britt, Andrea Schermoly, and Sarah Van Patten. The Kaplan New Works Series also includes three world premieres from Cincinnati Ballet dancers Taylor Carrasco, Melissa Gelfin, & David Morse.

Dayton Contemporary Dance Company

Dayton – September 18, 19, 21, and 22, 2019

Dayton Contemporary Dance Company (DCDC) will be guest artists as part of The World House Choir’s Our Planet – Our Lives: A Performance of Missa Gaia [Earth Mass] around the Miami Valley. Wednesday, September 18 at 7pm in the Foundry Theater, 920 Corry St., Yellow Springs Thursday, September 19 at 7pm at the Levitt Pavilion, 33 South Main St., Dayton Saturday, September 21 at 7pm in the Foundry Theater, 920 Corry St., Yellow Springs Sunday, September 22 at 3pm at the High Street Methodist Church, 230 East High St., Springfield Admission is Free Information:

The Lincoln Theatre Association presents THE DANCING WHEELS COMPANY

Friday, September 20, 7 pm

Lincoln Theatre (769 E. Long St.)
Considered one of the premier arts and disabilities organizations in the US, The Dancing Wheels Company is a professional, physically integrated dance company that unites the talents of dancers both with and without disabilities. Dancing Wheels will open its 39th season with a one-night-only, first-ever performance at the Lincoln Theatre, presenting Connections & Intersections, a program featuring select works from the company’s vast repertoire that explores humanity and relationships. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased in-person at the CAPA Ticket Center (39 E. State St.), online at, or by phone at (614) 469-0939 or (800) 982-2787. Tickets can also be purchased at the door on the night of the show if still available.

Twisted 3

Columbus – September 26-29, 2019

Twisted 3
BalletMet, Columbus Symphony and Opera Columbus
Ohio Theatre

Faye Driscoll

Columbus – Sept 26-29, 2019

The final installment of her Wex-supported movement trilogy, Faye Driscoll’s intimate performance Thank You for Coming: Space is a shared, liberating ritual that confronts life’s final flourishing.

Columbus – Thiossane West African Dance Institute

Thursday, September 26, 2019 – 8:00pm
Friday, September 27, 2019 – 8:00pm
Sunday, September 29, 2019 – 3:00pm

Barnett Theatre, Sullivant Hall
Artistic Director Suzan Bradford
Columbus-based Thiossane (pronounced cha-sahn) West African Dance Institute was formed with the express purpose of bringing authentic West African cultural representation to a variety of local, national and international communities. Thiossane introduces the richness of West African culture through dance and music to create a space of learning and growth in traditional African culture.

General admission tickets are $15 and may be purchased by calling the Ohio State Theatre Ticket Office at (614) 292-2295, online at, or in-person at the Ohio State Theatre Ticket Office, 1849 Cannon Dr., Columbus, OH 43210. Ohio State faculty, staff, students, and Alumni Association members; senior citizens; non-Ohio State students; children; and military veterans may purchase tickets for $10.