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July 31, 2014

25th Annual ‘Ballet Under The Stars’ at Woodland Park

Celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, Ballet Under the Stars is one of Central Kentucky’s most anticipated events of the summer. This unique festival allows audiences to enjoy the beauty and grandeur of a professional ballet in the relaxed, casual setting of the park. The evening will begin with a pre-show youth production at 8 pm followed by the main …

Start: July 31, 2014 8:00 pm
End: July 31, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Woodland Park
Address:
Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $5

August 1, 2014

25th Annual ‘Ballet Under The Stars’ at Woodland Park

Celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, Ballet Under the Stars is one of Central Kentucky’s most anticipated events of the summer. This unique festival allows audiences to enjoy the beauty and grandeur of a professional ballet in the relaxed, casual setting of the park. The evening will begin with a pre-show youth production at 8 pm followed by the main …

Start: August 1, 2014 8:00 pm
End: August 1, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Woodland Park
Address:
Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $5

Rakadu at Natasha’s Bistro

  Rakadu has been capturing the imaginations of audiences locally and nationally since 1998 with their unique blend of Middle Eastern, Turkish, North African folkloric and Indian influenced dancing.  www.beetnik.com 

Start: August 1, 2014 9:00 pm
End: August 1, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $5

August 2, 2014

25th Annual ‘Ballet Under The Stars’ at Woodland Park

Celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, Ballet Under the Stars is one of Central Kentucky’s most anticipated events of the summer. This unique festival allows audiences to enjoy the beauty and grandeur of a professional ballet in the relaxed, casual setting of the park. The evening will begin with a pre-show youth production at 8 pm followed by the main …

Start: August 2, 2014 8:00 pm
End: August 2, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Woodland Park
Address:
Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $5

August 3, 2014

25th Annual ‘Ballet Under The Stars’ at Woodland Park

Celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, Ballet Under the Stars is one of Central Kentucky’s most anticipated events of the summer. This unique festival allows audiences to enjoy the beauty and grandeur of a professional ballet in the relaxed, casual setting of the park. The evening will begin with a pre-show youth production at 8 pm followed by the main …

Start: August 3, 2014 8:00 pm
End: August 3, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Woodland Park
Address:
Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $5

September 3, 2014

Dayton Dance Company Dance Company at the Downtown Arts Center

  Rooted in the African-American experience, DCDC is a culturally diverse professional contemporary dance company committed to reaching the broadest audience through exceptional performance and arts-integrated education. DCDC’s performance at The Lyric will be a “mixed bill” of dance to accommodate the interests of both the newcomer to dance and the seasoned art lover.     www.lexingtonlyric.com 

Start: September 3, 2014 7:00 pm
End: September 3, 2014 8:30 pm
Venue: Lyric Theatre and Cultural Arts Center
Address:
300 E Third Street, Lexington, 40508

October 4, 2014

Taylor 2 at EKU Center for The Arts

The repertory ensemble for the renowned Paul Taylor Dance Company, Taylor 2 features dancers who have a distinctive ability to convey the athleticism, humor, and emotional depth of Taylor’s work. Touring extensively and engaging audiences with a wide range of educational and outreach programming, they will precede this performance with two days of outreach and residency work across the region. …

Start: October 4, 2014 7:30 pm
End: October 4, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: EKU Center for the Arts
Phone: 859-622-7469
Address:
Hall Drive, Richmond, KY, United States
Cost: $1$19.50-$33

April 11, 2015

Pilobolus at EKU Center for The Arts

Notable for their appearances on “Oprah,” “Late Night with Conan O’Brien,” and at the Oscars, Pilobolus thrills audiences with ingenious choreography, zesty humor, daring physicality, and raw athleticism. Equal part dancers, acrobats, mimes, and theater artists, the troupe creates human sculptures that defy both gravity and logic. www.ekucenter.com

Start: April 11, 2015 7:30 pm
End: April 11, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: EKU Center for the Arts
Phone: 859-622-7469
Address:
Hall Drive, Richmond, KY, United States
Cost: $28-$48

April 19, 2015

A Thousand Cranes at EKU Center for The Arts

Hiroshima-born Sadako faces the battle of her life when she is told that she has leukemia, the “atom bomb disease.” Recalling a Japanese legend, Sadako sets to work folding paper cranes. According to the legend, if a person folds 1,000 cranes the gods will grant them a wish. Will Sadako finish making the cranes in time to have her health …

Start: April 19, 2015 2:00 pm
End: April 19, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: EKU Center for the Arts
Phone: 859-622-7469
Address:
Hall Drive, Richmond, KY, United States
Cost: $10-$15