CVG to Feature Cincinnati Shakespeare Company
Friends of CVG Program Highlights Our Region
Feb. 23, 2012
— The ensemble of the Cincinnati Shakespeare Company will conduct a “random act of art” at the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG) with a live performance of classics on Friday, Feb. 24 in Concourse B at 2 p.m.
This performance is the latest in a growing partnership between the airport and ArtsWave, a non-profit that supports and promotes arts in the Cincinnati region.
“CVG is honored to showcase a wide spectrum of art highlighting our region’s rich heritage through this partnership,” said Candace McGraw, Chief Executive Officer of CVG. “On behalf of the entire team here at CVG and all of our customers, we thank The Cincinnati Shakespeare Company and ArtsWave for enriching our airport’s atmosphere by providing a unique arts experience for our passengers.”
: ArtsWave helps create the kind of thriving arts environment that makes the Cincinnati region a better place to live, work, play, and stay. We support and collaborate with arts organizations large and small throughout the area. Music, dance, theatre, galleries, museums, art centers, festivals, and more benefits residents throughout the region. The thriving arts scene in Greater Cincinnati creates attractive, lively neighborhoods and a population that comes together to share ideas and experiences.
About Cincinnati Shakespeare Company
: Cincinnati Shakespeare Company is a professional theatre located in the heart of downtown Cincinnati. Cincinnati Shakespeare Company brings Shakespeare and the classics to life for audiences of all ages with fresh interpretations and affordable, accessible productions. Their resident ensemble of actors performs together year-round in plays by Shakespeare, adaptations of beloved works of literature, and 20th Century classic plays. In Love with Shakespeare is one of their many outreach programs that travel to area schools and communities, serving almost 25,000 local students each year.
: Airline partners at CVG offer passengers more non-stop flights than any other airport in the region, including direct international service to Paris, Toronto and Cancun. Book your next flight now at cvgairport.com, where low fares are updated daily. CVG is also home to DHL’s main North America hub. CVG has been rated the Best Regional Airport in North America and the top airport for "Customer Service Excellence" by Skytrax, a London-based air transport research organization. Earlier this year, CVG became the first airport in the country to receive SAFETY Act Designation and Certification from the Department of Homeland Security, giving the airport the highest level of protections under the Act.