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April 11, 2015

Lexington Ballet presents ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ at The Lexington Opera House

Under the artistic direction and original choreography of Luis Dominguez,  the Lexington Ballet Company presents the classic two -act ballet, based on the play by William Shakespeare  set to the music of Felix Mendelssohn.   The ballet takes place in a mythical Athens and an enchanted forest and follows the story of a handsome fairy king, a misguided parent, star-crossed lovers, a weaver who’s transformed …

Date: April 11, 2015
Venue: Lexington Opera House
Phone: (859) 233-4567
Address:
401 W. Short St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $20 -$40

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