Calendar of Events

September 18, 2013

‘Sleep Dealer’ Film Screening at Q&A with Alex Rivera at UK

Alex Rivera is a filmmaker who has been telling new, urgent, and visually adventurous Latino stories.  His first feature film, SLEEP DEALER, a sci-fi feature set on the US/Mexico border, follows a migrant worker in the near future. This critically acclaimed film won multiple awards at the Sundance Film Festival and the Berlin International Film Festival, and had a commercial …

Start: September 18, 2013 3:00 pm
End: September 18, 2013 7:00 pm
Venue: UK Worsham Theater
Address:
Lexington , 40508

International Film Festival: Black Orpheus at The Ky Theatre

(Orfeu Nego) Set in Rio de Janeiro amidst the excitement of Carnival, Black Orpheus is Marcel Camus’ 1959 gorgeous Technicolor take on the classical Greek Orpheus/Eurydice myth. Based on the play Orfeu da Conceicao by Vinicius de Moraes, the film includes a soundtrack that would introduce the incredible Samba/Bossa Nova compositons of Luiz Bonfa and Antonio Carlos Jobim to an international audience. www.kentuckytheatre.com  

Start: September 18, 2013 7:15 pm
End: September 18, 2013 9:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Theater
Phone: (859) 231-6997
Address:
214 East Main St., Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $5

Chicago at EKU Center

Since forming in 1967, CHICAGO has become one of the best-loved and most successful bands of all time, due in no small part to their incredible pop-rock sensibility and innovative use of horns. Ekucenter.com for more information and tickets. www.chicagotheband.com

Start: September 18, 2013 7:30 pm
End: September 18, 2013 9:30 pm
Venue: EKU Center for the Arts
Phone: 859-622-7469
Address:
Hall Drive, Richmond, KY, United States

Blues Jam Night at Cheapside

Every Wednesday, Cheapside presents Blues Jam Night. So bring your instrument and yourself, sign up and join the band…

Start: September 18, 2013 8:00 pm
End: September 18, 2013 10:00 pm
Venue: Cheapside Bar & Grill
Address:
131 Cheapside St., Lexington, KY, United States

The Memory Lane Gang at Willie’s Locally Known

The Memory Lane Gang is a funky trio consisting of: DeBraun Thomas: Guitar/VocalsSmith Donaldson: BassDaniel Mohler: Drums/Vocals www.willieslex.com

Start: September 18, 2013 8:00 pm
End: September 18, 2013 10:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States

The New Now at Parlay Social

Lexington based singer/songwriter Burton Joyner (vocals/guitar) leads the group that comprises of former KY Jr. Opry star Kristina Pescosolido (vocals/violin), classically trained Bosnian keyboard phenomenon Igor Bogdanic (piano/keys), orchestra director Ben McWhorter (upright bass), and jazz drummer Jon Dittert. www.parlaysocial.com

Start: September 18, 2013 8:00 pm
End: September 18, 2013 11:30 pm
Venue: Parlay Social
Phone: (859) 244-1932
Address:
257 West Short Street, Lexington, KY, United States

Groove Robbers at Henry Clay’s Pub

Built from the rhythm section of the Johnson Bros., the Groove Robbers play funk rhythm and blues. www.henryclayspublichouse.com  

Start: September 18, 2013 8:00 pm
End: September 18, 2013 10:00 pm
Venue: Henry Clay Pub
Address:
112 N. Upper St., Lexington, KY, United States

Eldon Huff at Henry Clay’s Pub

Eldon Huff is a blues/rock/soul artist from Harlan, Ky. www.henryclayspublichouse.com

Start: September 18, 2013 8:00 pm
End: September 18, 2013 10:00 pm
Venue: Henry Clay Pub
Address:
112 N. Upper St., Lexington, KY, United States

Bitch Please/ MTBL/ Futurebum/ Skymatics at Cosmic Charlie’s

MTBL (Corey Mattonen) takes influence from a multitude of genres (including dubstep, glitch hop, trance, hip hop, jamtronica, among others) and blends them together in a cohesive yet club popping party. Bitch Please is the ghetto glam project of Atlanta based producer Charles F. Moreland III. It was hatched in the backwoods of Kentucky, when Charles wanted to combine his …

Start: September 18, 2013 10:00 pm
End: September 18, 2013 10:00 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
Address:
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $10