[CANCELED] OTR Arts Day at Music Hall
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Join us at Music Hall for an open house, tours, workshops and performances that highlight the arts in Cincinnati’s Over-the-Rhine neighborhood.
As the community comes together now through the end of April to raise money for the arts, join us as we present OTR Arts Day, with support from Macy’s. At Music Hall, Cincinnati’s historic arts icon will have its doors open to the public from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Get a personal, hand-cut silhouette portrait, participate in a jam circle and take a behind-the-scenes tour! You can also enjoy performances from Bacchanal Steel Band, SCPA’s Harps, the May Festival, SCPA Jazz Enesmble, SCPA’s BabyView more
In celebration of the 2020 ArtsWave Campaign and OTR Arts Day, register to take a FREE mini-tour of Music Hall thanks to the Friends of Music Hall. Explore one of Cincinnatian’s favorite buildings, including the grandeur of Corbett Tower, Galleries and Taft Suite; the building architecture; and rooms rarely open to the public, like the Music Library and Green Room. Be sure to bring your cell phone to dial-in to hear tour guides describe the history and architecture of Music Hall.
Tours depart every 15 minutes. Space is limited. All tours begin at the CSO Box Office on the first floor. Reserve your tour(s) HERE!
INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*
Additional time info:
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Guided tours with Friends of Music Hall
First Floor North Hallway: CSO Music Lab Petting Zoo
Downstairs Lobby: Silhouette Studio
Front Steps: Bacchanal Steel Band (Corbett Tower in case of rain)
Springer Auditorium: SCPA Jazz Ensemble
Wilks Studio: Cincinnati Ballet
Upstairs Lobby: SCPA Harps
Springer Auditorium: SCPA Baby Grands / Gospel Choir
Wilks Studio: Revolution Dance Theatre
Springer Auditorium: Young Professionals Choral Collective
Corbett Tower: Bach and Boombox
Springer Auditorium: May Festival Youth Chorus
Corbett Tower: Band in a Bus jam circle
Wilks Studio: Cincinnati Opera’s Opera Express
Springer Auditorium: Cincinnati Symphony Youth Orchestra
1241 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202
Several parking options surround Music Hall. A 450-space underground garage at Washington Park is located directly across Elm Street from the front doors of venue. This convenient garage also has handicapped parking and elevators. A surface lot between Music Hall and Memorial Hall is accessible from Elm Street and Central Parkway. Convenient parking is also available at the Town Center Parking (CET) Garage on Central Parkway. Pay-on-entry parking is $10-$15 for special events at all nearby lots. For more information about parking at Music Hall, call (513) 744-3344.
Handicapped-Accessible Parking: There are several handicap-designated spots at the Washington Park Garage across the street from Music Hall, as well as at the surface lot located between Music Hall and Memorial Hall and in the Town Center (CET) Garage on Central Parkway. We recommend arriving early for the best parking. You may also drop off patrons in front of Music Hall on Elm Street and then park. If you require wheelchair assistance, please alert a security officer and they will contact a staff member to bring a wheelchair out to the curb and assist you to your seats.
Music Hall staff strive to provide every patron with a quality experience when they visit, and accomodations are available for persons with special needs. All patrons are encouraged to contact us forView more
Music Hall staff strive to provide every patron with a quality experience when they visit, and accomodations are available for persons with special needs. All patrons are encouraged to contact us for additional information at MHAssist@cincinnatiarts.org or (513) 721-3344.View less
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update
Unfortunately, OTR Arts Day has been canceled in response to the novel coronavirus COVID-19 and recommendations by state and local authorities.