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December 27, 2014

Kentucky Ballet Theatre: “The Night Before Christmas”

Kentucky Ballet Theatre will bring the Night Before Christmas to the Lexington Opera House stage. Artistic Director Norbe Risco first created this ballet in 2012 with an attempt to revive the classic poem and offer a new holiday ballet option, instead of the annual “Nutcracker.” Norbe Risco and local actor/director Ross Carter wrote the story for the ballet keeping with …

Start: December 27, 2014 8:00 am
End: December 27, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Lexington Opera House
Phone: (859) 233-4567
Address:
401 W. Short St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $20-35

December 28, 2014

Kentucky Ballet Theatre: “The Night Before Christmas”

Kentucky Ballet Theatre will bring the Night Before Christmas to the Lexington Opera House stage. Artistic Director Norbe Risco first created this ballet in 2012 with an attempt to revive the classic poem and offer a new holiday ballet option, instead of the annual “Nutcracker.” Norbe Risco and local actor/director Ross Carter wrote the story for the ballet keeping with …

Start: December 28, 2014 8:00 am
End: December 28, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Lexington Opera House
Phone: (859) 233-4567
Address:
401 W. Short St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $20-35

January 27, 2015

Paul Taylor Dance Company at Norton Center for The Arts

Celebrating its 60th season, the Paul Taylor Dance Company, directed by the greatest living pioneer of American modern dance, visits the Norton Center for the first time ever this season.  Extolled as “a marvel” and “the center of American modern dance” (New York Times), the iconic Paul Taylor produces dances consistently regarded as masterpieces.  His prodigious output includes more than 140 works over the course …

Start: January 27, 2015 7:30 pm
End: January 27, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: Norton Center for the Arts
Address:
625 West Walnut Street, Danville, KY, United States

January 30, 2015

Bourbon, Beards, & Burlesque at Cosmic Charlie’s

An event celebrating all things manly, including a beard contest, bourbon tasting and a Burlesque show. More information TBA. www.cosmic-charlies.com 

Start: January 30, 2015 10:00 pm
End: January 30, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
Address:
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $10

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