SHOWCASE with Barbara Kellar Premieres December 11th



December 2, 2011

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Sue Brinson
Promotion & Communications Manager


SHOWCASE with Barbara Kellar Premieres December 11th

New locally produced arts & cultural series premieres on CET Arts


CINCINNATI – Barbara Kellar will host SHOWCASE with Barbara Kellar, a new arts and cultural series airing on CET Arts.  The monthly series, produced by CET, will highlight the hottest theatrical shows; important artists, musicians and creative directors; and not-to-be missed exhibits at local museums and art galleries.  The series will offer unprecedented behind-the-scenes access to art organizations in Greater Cincinnati.


SHOWCASE with Barbara Kellar premieres Sunday, December 11th at 8pm on CET Arts.  The premiere program features an interview with Victoria Morgan, Artistic Director and CEO of the Cincinnati Ballet.  Barbara and Victoria talk about the Ballet’s upcoming production of Frisch’s Presents The New Nutcracker and go behind-the-scenes for a sneak peek at a dress rehearsal of the holiday classic.


The January episode of SHOWCASE will feature artists John A. Ruthven and John Stobart.


More information about SHOWCASE with Barbara Kellar is available online at  The program will be available on-demand online after broadcast.


Barbara Kellar is the long-time host of CET Express, an online arts and cultural program available on  CET Express is a series of interview programs featuring performance and arts organizations in the Greater Cincinnati area.



CET launched CET Arts, the first local 24-hour cultural services of its kind, on February 1, 2010.  CET Arts is available over-the-air on channel 48.3 and to Time Warner Cable digital tier customers, Insight Communications digital tier subscribers and Cincinnati Bell Fiber Optics customers.  



CET is Greater Cincinnati’s leading provider of education and enrichment in both living rooms and classrooms, reaching more than 2 million residents, 470,000 students and 37,000 teachers. Through PBS and local programming,, innovative multimedia curriculum projects, parent workshops and professional development for teachers, CET positively impacts our community with rich and diverse resources. CET was the first licensed educational television station in the nation, the first high-definition public station in Ohio, and through, the first public television station to offer a community-based public media on-demand service. For more information about CET, visit