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The Lifespan of a Fact
October 19 - November 16
Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park$30 – $72
A critically acclaimed 2018 Broadway play, this fast-paced, blistering comedy The Lifespan of a Fact Cincinnati is the ultimate showdown of fact versus fiction.
A critically acclaimed 2018 Broadway play, this fast-paced story explodes with blistering comedy and timely relevance. Emily Penrose, a demanding editor-in-chief, hires a determined millennial fact-checker named Jim Fingal to work on a groundbreaking essay written by the famous author John D’Agata. But the overly eager Jim takes his fact-checking way too far, creating the ultimate showdown of fact versus fiction. The Lifespan of a Fact Cincinnati will run from October 19-November 16.
Ticket prices range from $30 – $72 and can be purchased online, by calling 513-421-3888 or visiting The Playhouse in the Park Box Office. On Tuesday, November 5 and Tuesday November 12, receive 60% off your tickets. Use promocode CriticsPick.
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 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 The Lifespan of a Fact Cincinnati, showing at the Playhouse in the Park from October 19-November 16, 2019!