Becoming Dr. Ruth Play
May 9 - June 21
Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park$ Varies
This heartwarming portrait Becoming Dr. Ruth Cincinnati is a humorous and illuminating one-woman show about America’s favorite sex therapist Dr. Ruth Westheimer.
Becoming Dr. Ruth Cincinnati will run from May 9 – June 21, 2020 in the Shelterhouse Theatre at the Playhouse in the Park. Tickets will be available soon and can be purchased online, by calling 513-421-3888 or visiting the Box Office.
The Playhouse in the Park is conveniently located in Eden Park on the edge of Mt. Adams, just minutes from downtown Cincinnati. They are easily accessible from both I-71 and I-75, as well as Columbia Parkway. If you’re utilizing a GPS device, the street address is 962 Mt. Adams Circle, Cincinnati, Ohio, 45202.
Convenient parking is available in the Playhouse garage and can be reserved in advance by calling the Box Office at 513-421-3888. This is strongly recommended as parking may be sold out on the day of the show, and parking space is extremely limited in Mt. Adams. Garage parking is $8.50 when reserved in advance ($10 in December) and $10 on the day of the show (if available).
About Becoming Dr. Ruth
Many of us know Dr. Ruth Westheimer as America’s favorite sex therapist in the 1980s and ‘90s — but few of us have heard the story of this remarkable woman’s journey. In this heartwarming portrait, she narrates the harrowing and fascinating details of her life.Becoming Dr. Ruth is a humorous, affectionate and illuminating one-woman show that’s full of grit and triumph.
About the Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park’s 2019-20 Season
Musical Sensations: the enchanting, Tony Award-winning musical, Once on this Island; piano wizardry and laugh out-loud humor in 2 Pianos, 4 Hands; the electrifying, rock and roll musical Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story.
Thought-Provoking Contemporary Plays: Actually, a riveting new drama about the complexities of gender, race, and consent on a college campus; and americUS, a compelling world premiere from the award-winning, multi-cultural ensemble Universes.
Heartfelt Humor: An inspiring one-woman show about America’s favorite sex therapist, Becoming Dr. Ruth.
Holiday Favorite: Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol will return for the 29th year.
2019-20 Season Subscription
Subscriptions to the 2019-20 Playhouse season are available now in a variety of packages. Prices range from $157.50 to $411.50 for the five-show Marx Theatre season; $157.50 to $396 for the five Rosenthal Shelterhouse Theatre shows; and $280 to $716.50 for the full 10-show combination series.
The popular Build Your Own subscription allows patrons to create their own season of four to nine shows. Payment plans are available, and be sure to check out special offers for students and groups online.
Subscriptions can be purchased by visiting the Playhouse website or by calling the Box Office at 513-421-3888.
Mark your calendars for Becoming Dr. Ruth, showing at the Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park from May 9 – June 21, 2020!