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He “flies” into the Taft Theatre this October

CINCINNATI: The Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati will take audiences “up, up and away” with a SUPER season opener when they present SUPERMAN™ October 6-15, 2018 at the Taft Theatre.

SUPERMAN™ is the tale of the Man of Steel’s efforts to defeat a vengeful scientist, the new villain Dr. Abner Sedgwick, who seeks to destroy the world’s symbol of good. In this premiere adaptation of the 1966 musical, It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s Superman, this brand-new version is a comic book come-to-life. Geared to young audiences, this musical will be sure to soar up, up and away into the hearts of all children and the young at heart.

The Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati’s creative team, theatrical licensing agent Tams-Witmark, and DC Comics have joined forces to adapt and premier a TYA (Theatre for Young Audiences) version of the 1966 musical It’s A Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s Superman (SUPERMAN™)

Important to note: The Children’s Theatre’s four Broadway-style MainStage productions are performed in the historic Taft Theatre in downtown Cincinnati.

SUPERMAN™ presented by The Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati, 6-15, 2018. Saturday, October 6 at 2 PM* (this performance is signed for the hearing impaired), Sunday, October 7 at 2 PM, Sunday, October 7 at 5 PM, Friday, October 12 at 7:30 PM, Saturday, October 13 at 2 PM, Saturday, October 13 at 5 PM, Sunday, October 14 at 2 PM at the Taft Theatre, 5th and Sycamore Streets in Downtown Cincinnati. Tickets start at $10. 1-800-745-3000 and

School performances of SUPERMAN™ will be held October 9-12 & 15, 2018 during the daytime hours. For details about how to purchase tickets to TCT’s school performances, visit

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