Cincinnati Art Museum presents Conversations around American Gothic (Cincinnati Art Museum Press Release, August 11, 2014)
Cincinnati Art Museum Announces New Director (Cincinnati Art Museum Press Release, July 29, 2014)
Charles James gowns part of “High Style” fashion exhibit at Fine Arts Museums in 2015 (SFGate, July 10, 2014)
2014-15 Exhibition Schedule Announced (Cincinnati Art Museum Press Release, June 23, 2014)
Cries in the Night: German Expressionist Prints around World War I (Cincinnati Art Museum Press Release, June 2, 2014)
In their own words: The story behind 'Cincinnati Silver' (Cincinnati Enquirer, June 8, 2014)
January 18, 2014 - 11:30 am
Based on the 1919 Firebird Suite composed by Igor Stravinsky, Madcap presents the tale of Ivan, the bird of fire and Katchai the magician. The Firebird is a visual feast, performed as a giant shadow puppet ballet with Stravinsky's wonderfully narrative symphonic music. In the story, Ivan captures the bird of fire and decides to free her; in return the firebird gives the boy a magic feather that will bring her to his side when he needs help. Seeing that the boy has the magic feather, Katchai unleashes his minion to combat Ivan but through Ivan’s compassion and the return of the Firebird, Katchai the magician is finally defeated.
Tickets - $8
Free for Family Memberships
Tickets can be purchased by phone (513) 721-ARTS.