May 29, 2013
A Southern belle struggles with the devastation of the Civil War and Reconstruction. This all-time classic won 8 Academy Awards, including Best Picture. In conjunction with the Kentucky Theatre’s Summer Classic Films Series. For the full schedule, click here.
Newly inducted Kentucky Poet Laureate Frank X Walker makes his return alongside fellow Affrilachian Poet, Mitchell Douglas. Both are celebrating the release of new books. Local Hip Hop icon, JustMe will be providing the music. Open mic starts the show at 8p, with signups beginning at 7pm.
May 31, 2013
Red Dawn (1984) – Part of the 2013 Harry Dean Stanton Fest Since February 2011, the Lexington Film League has hosted a festival in honor of Kentucky born actor Harry Dean Stanton. Begun in an effort to both celebrate the diverse film work of this legendary cinematic icon and remind the community of his local roots, the now annual festival …
June 21, 2013
Perhaps best known as the founder of influential proto-punk band The Modern Lovers, Jonathan Richman has been writing songs, making records and performing live for most of his life, winning fans and making friends around the world with his guileless honesty and playfully catchy compositions. He’s revered by countless fellow artists, and has built a remarkably loyal international audience through …