Amazing stories. Masterful performances.

Nestled on a hill and commanding a superb view of downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park has been offering audiences the finest in professional theatre since October, 1960. Nationally known for its excellence and commitment to new works and as an artistic home for America's best actors, directors and designers, the Playhouse always keeps its primary role at center stage — to serve the Tristate by producing the finest in classic and contemporary works: musicals, dramas, comedies and recent hits. Simply put, the Playhouse strives to celebrate the live theatrical experience in superlative fashion, in a setting that is second to none. Visit Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park for a full listing of current performances.



2019-2020 Season Special Price Ticket Offers:  

5 Pairs of FREE tickets valid for only the first two weeks of a performance (preview performances), Saturdays excluded.   Preview Sunday through Second Thursday (Saturdays excluded); Price Zones 2, 3, and 4 in the Marx; Side A or B in the Shelterhouse based upon availability.  Must not have attended Playhouse before with free tickets through AFTA-Cincinnati.

Half-price Offer: Discount valid for the entire run of the shows; Sunday 7 pm through Thursdays (Saturdays excluded); Price Zones 2 and 3 in the Marx; Side A in the Shelterhouse. Limit 4 half price tickets per family.  Tickets can be ordered online using promotion code AFTA20.

$10 off tickets to our special holiday presentation of A Christmas Carol, presented by U.S. Bank, for active Armed Forces, Guard/Reserves. Veterans and their immediate families.   Valid for November 27-December 5; December 12; & December 27-29, 2019 performances; Price Zones 2, 3, and 4.  $10 Off tickets are valid only for the dates shown.  Any other performances of A Christmas Carol will be at full price as well as performances on Friday, Saturday, or Sunday at 2 p.m. are at full price.

Parking is $10.00 in Playhouse lot.  On-street parking may be available, not guaranteed.

Special offers are not valid with other discounts, including child or teen tickets.  Seating is subject to availability.   Visit Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park and enter Promotion Code: AFTA20 to receive the discount online.  Reserve tickets by calling 513-421-3888 and mentioning AFTA.  Participants must present picture military/veteran ID to redeem tickets.  Terms are subject to change.


Here are the available dates:                  

The 2019 / 2020 Marx Theatre Season:   


Season cancelled



The 2019 / 2020 Rosenthal Shelterhouse Theatre Season:   

Season cancelled


Web Page: Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park


Handicap Accessibility: Yes

Limited accessible seating available. Please request at time of purchase. For accessible parking, see additional information below. Signed and audio described performances available. Call for dates.


Box Office Phone:

1 513-421-3888


Physical Location:

962 Mt. Adams Circle
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202


Additional Misc. Information:

Additional numbers to call: 800-582-3208 (toll-free in Ohio, KY and IN), TDD 513-345-2248 (Telecommunications Device for the Deaf)

Parking is limited, so please consider purchasing a Parking Pass in advance. The price is $10.00 for non-subscribers.  Parking for persons with disabilities must be reserved and paid in advance.  Accessible parking spaces are very limited and may not be available for every performance. Parking rates may be higher the day of the performance.