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January 27, 2015

Second screening of “Proud Citizen”

To accommodate the audience who was shut out at last week’s Lexington premiere of the locally-made film “Proud Citizen,” the Kentucky Theatre will host a reprise screening. About “Proud Citizen”: This Lexington-produced film follows the fictionalized story of Krasimira Stanimirova, a Bulgarian writer who travels to America for the first time to premiere her Communist-era, semi-autobiographical play. Directed by Lexington’s Thom …

Start: January 27, 2015 7:00 pm
End: January 27, 2015 7:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Theater
Phone: (859) 231-6997
214 East Main St., Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $6

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
625 West Walnut Street, Danville, KY, United States

February 28, 2015

Kodo – One Earth Tour: Mystery at EKU Center for the Arts

Performing on the larger-than-life taiko drum, the Kodo drummers reinterpret traditional Japanese arts with astounding energy and athleticism. Infusing rhythms and movements from across the globe, Kodo creates an exhilarating performance for audiences of all ages. www.ekucenter.com

Start: February 28, 2015 7:30 pm
End: February 28, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: EKU Center for the Arts
Phone: 859-622-7469
Hall Drive, Richmond, KY, United States
Cost: $38-$55

March 19, 2015

Kronos Quartet: WWI Chronicles at EKU Center for the Arts

An unforgettable night of music with America’s preeminent chamber quartet, the program features “World War I Chronicles,” a new work for string quartet commemorating the 100 year anniversary of the beginning of WWI. A remarkable multimedia performance event featuring a video component, documentary audio, and never-before-seen archival footage from the era. www.ekucenter.com

Start: March 19, 2015 7:30 pm
End: March 19, 2015 8:30 pm
Venue: EKU Center for the Arts
Phone: 859-622-7469
Hall Drive, Richmond, KY, United States
Cost: $27-$43