Saturday, September 02, 2000
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Reds: Second game in Montreal series, 7:05 p.m. today at Cinergy Field. $5-$21. 421-7337.
Northern Kentucky Symphony: Fantasia 2000 concert featuring familiar classics from the movie with several guest performers, 7:30 p.m. today at Devou Park, Covington. 431-6216.
John Anderson: B-105 hosts the country artist in a free fan appreciation show beginning 7 p.m. today at Seasongood Pavilion, Eden Park. 721-1050.
Renaissance Festival: The spirited celebration of 16th-century England runs 10:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday-Sunday through Oct. 15 on Ohio 73, Harveysburg. Also open Labor Day. $7-$13.95. (513) 897-7000.
Audition: King Hippo, a short film to be shot in Cincinnati Sept. 25-28, holds auditions for adults 18 and older, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. today in McMicken Hall at the University of Cincinnati. Room number will be posted on entry doors. 729-0222.
TV picks: For some real war stories, tune in Backstory (5:30 p.m., American Movie Classics), a documentary about the making of The Longest Day, the Oscar-winning epic starring John Wayne, Sean Connery and Henry Fonda follows (6 p.m.).
TV critic John Kiesewetter says Joyce Maddox, Mark Tudor and other members of the High Cincinnatians Tall Club appear in the World's Tallest People, (10 p.m., Learning Channel), in a segment filmed here a year ago.
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24 hours out: Children's Home of Northern Kentucky presents a Fireworks Festival with family activities 6-10 p.m. Sunday at the home in Devou Park, Covington. $5-$15. Reservation required. 261-8768.
48 hours out: Blue Ash Symphony Orchestra presents a Three Tenors concert featuring local artists John Wright, Ross Hauck and Dan Paget at 6 p.m. Monday on Blue Ash's Towne Square, Cooper and Kenwood roads. Free. 474-1584.
A week away: Festival Hispano 2000 (Hispanic Festival) kicks off noon-10 p.m. next Saturday with two days of Latin American music, food, dance groups, more at St. Charles Borromeo Church, 115 W. Seymour Ave., Carthage. Continues Sept. 10.761-1588.
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