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Posted: September 13, 2017

The Lincoln Theatre to Host Festival of South African Dance October 25

Direct from Johannesburg, South Africa, two deeply rhythmic ensembles—Real Actions Pantsula and Stimela “The Gumboot” Musical—will…

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Posted: September 7, 2017

Folk Music Icon Arlo Guthrie to Play the Davidson October 19

In 1967, the career of Arlo Guthrie, eldest son of America’s beloved singer/writer/philosopher Woody Guthrie, exploded with the release of Alice’s…

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Posted: September 5, 2017

Blues Guitar Legend Buddy Guy to Play the Palace October 11

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Buddy Guy is a pioneer of Chicago’s fabled West Side sound, a living link to the city’s halcyon days of…

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Posted: August 31, 2017

CAPA Names Chad Whittington Next President and CEO

Following an eight-month, national search, the Board of Trustees for the Columbus Association for the Performing Arts (CAPA) today announced the…

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Posted: August 18, 2017

Brand New Peppa Pig Live Show Coming to the Ohio October 29

“Peppa Pig,” the #1 family show of 2016, is back with an action-packed live show featuring your favorite characters as life-size puppets and…

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Posted: August 15, 2017

Whose Live Anyway? Improv Comedy Show to Bring Down the Davidson September 22

Whose Live Anyway? is 90 minutes of hilarious, improvised comedy and song created on the spot by cast members Ryan Stiles, Greg Proops, Jeff B. Davis,…

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Posted: July 17, 2017

Award-Winning Documentarian and Renowned Paranormal Investigator Chad Calek’s “SIR NOFACE LIVES TOUR” Makes a Stop at the Southern Theatre August 24

Hosted by award-winning documentary filmmaker and renowned paranormal investigator Chad Calek and fellow filmmaking investigator Justin Holstein, the…

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Posted: June 28, 2017

Granddaughter of Silent Film Superstar Harold Lloyd to Make a Special Appearance at the CAPA Summer Movie Series Presentation of The Freshman July 20 & 21

Opened in 1928, the lavish Ohio Theatre was built to be a movie house, complete with an extravagant theatre organ to provide the soundtrack of the day’s…

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Posted: May 5, 2017

Best-Selling Author, Humorist, and Contributor to “This American Life” Makes an Appearance at the Ohio Theatre in “An Evening with David Sedaris” October 28

Through the generous support of WCBE, David Sedaris, author of the previous bestsellers Naked, Me Talk Pretty One Day, Dress Your Family…

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Posted: April 7, 2017

Volunteer Spotlight: Larry Clark

Here at CAPA, we are beyond fortunate to have a dedicated core of volunteers that help make us possible. 

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Posted: March 17, 2017

15 Things You Didn’t Know About the Ohio Theatre

The Ohio Theatre is a world-class, historic venue and has had quite the epic journey to becoming the state and national landmark it is today.

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