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March 1, 2015

RESCHEDULED: Lexington Children’s Theatre: Senor Tortuga at The EKU Center for the Arts

A celebration of the assimilation of two cultures and languages, this English/Spanish bilingual play uses the wisdom tales of the Mexican culture to give hope to a family faced with too much reality. Young Pedro and his family make their home in a barn on the Mexican border. Pedro complains of having nothing and brings his mother many headaches. On …

Start: March 1, 2015 2:00 pm
End: March 1, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: EKU Center for the Arts
Phone: 859-622-7469
Address:
Hall Drive, Richmond, KY, United States
Cost: $10-15

Lexington Children’s Theatre: “Cat In The Hat”

  Based on the book The Cat in the Hat by Dr. Seuss Play originally produced by the National Theatre of Great Britain Adapted and originally directed by Katie Mitchell www.lctonstage.com 

Start: March 1, 2015 2:00 pm
End: March 1, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: Lexington Children's Theatre
Address:
418 west short street, lexington, KY, United States

March 5, 2015

UK Opera Theatre: “The Tales of Hoffman” at the Lexington Opera House

A first in UK Opera Theatre history, Jacques Offenbach’s French fantasy “The Tales of Hoffmann” will be presented by stage Director David Lefkowich, director of Kentucky Opera’s November 2013 production of “Simon Boccanegra. The production will feature Gregory Turay and Jonathan Parham. Lefkowich and Turay last worked together in the 2004 premiere of Julie Taymor’s “The Magic Flute” at the Metropolitan Opera. Lefkowich …

Date: March 5, 2015
Venue: Lexington Opera House
Phone: (859) 233-4567
Address:
401 W. Short St., Lexington, KY, United States

National Players: “To Kill A Mocking Bird” at the Grand Theatre

Theater company The National Players will present their adaptation of  Harper Lee’s beloved story. www.grandtheatrefrankfort.org

Start: March 5, 2015 7:30 pm
End: March 5, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: Grand Theatre
Address:
308 Clair St. , Frankfort, KY, United States

March 6, 2015

UK Opera Theatre: “The Tales of Hoffman” at the Lexington Opera House

A first in UK Opera Theatre history, Jacques Offenbach’s French fantasy “The Tales of Hoffmann” will be presented by stage Director David Lefkowich, director of Kentucky Opera’s November 2013 production of “Simon Boccanegra. The production will feature Gregory Turay and Jonathan Parham. Lefkowich and Turay last worked together in the 2004 premiere of Julie Taymor’s “The Magic Flute” at the Metropolitan Opera. Lefkowich …

Date: March 6, 2015
Venue: Lexington Opera House
Phone: (859) 233-4567
Address:
401 W. Short St., Lexington, KY, United States

Aquila theatre presnts “Wuthering Heights” at Norton Center for The Arts

Bringing its signature style and dynamic approach, Aquila re-imagines one of the most famous love stories ever told with this heart-wrenching new production.  Set on the wild, windswept Yorkshire moors, Emily Brontë’s Wuthering Heights is the story of free-spirited Catherine and dark, brooding Heathcliff.  As children, they are inseparable and, with time, their affection deepens into a passionate love.  But Catherine …

Start: March 6, 2015 8:00 pm
End: March 6, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Norton Center for the Arts
Address:
625 West Walnut Street, Danville, KY, United States

March 7, 2015

UK Opera Theatre: “The Tales of Hoffman” at the Lexington Opera House

A first in UK Opera Theatre history, Jacques Offenbach’s French fantasy “The Tales of Hoffmann” will be presented by stage Director David Lefkowich, director of Kentucky Opera’s November 2013 production of “Simon Boccanegra. The production will feature Gregory Turay and Jonathan Parham. Lefkowich and Turay last worked together in the 2004 premiere of Julie Taymor’s “The Magic Flute” at the Metropolitan Opera. Lefkowich …

Date: March 7, 2015
Venue: Lexington Opera House
Phone: (859) 233-4567
Address:
401 W. Short St., Lexington, KY, United States

March 8, 2015

UK Opera Theatre: “The Tales of Hoffman” at the Lexington Opera House

A first in UK Opera Theatre history, Jacques Offenbach’s French fantasy “The Tales of Hoffmann” will be presented by stage Director David Lefkowich, director of Kentucky Opera’s November 2013 production of “Simon Boccanegra. The production will feature Gregory Turay and Jonathan Parham. Lefkowich and Turay last worked together in the 2004 premiere of Julie Taymor’s “The Magic Flute” at the Metropolitan Opera. Lefkowich …

Date: March 8, 2015
Venue: Lexington Opera House
Phone: (859) 233-4567
Address:
401 W. Short St., Lexington, KY, United States

March 12, 2015

Disney On Ice presents: “Passport to Adventure” at Rupp Arena

Join Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Donald, Goofy and Daisy on a journey to the magical worlds of Disney’s The Lion King, The Little Mermaid, Peter Pan and Lilo & Stitch. This all ages show will explore the African Pride Lands with Simba, Timon and Pumbaa; voyage deep under the sea to Ariel’s mystical underwater kingdom; tour London with Peter Pan …

Date: March 12, 2015
Venue: Rupp Arena
Address:
430 West Vine Street, Lexington, KY, United States

March 13, 2015

Disney On Ice presents: “Passport to Adventure” at Rupp Arena

Join Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Donald, Goofy and Daisy on a journey to the magical worlds of Disney’s The Lion King, The Little Mermaid, Peter Pan and Lilo & Stitch. This all ages show will explore the African Pride Lands with Simba, Timon and Pumbaa; voyage deep under the sea to Ariel’s mystical underwater kingdom; tour London with Peter Pan …

Date: March 13, 2015
Venue: Rupp Arena
Address:
430 West Vine Street, Lexington, KY, United States

“The Great Gatsby” at Lexington Opera House

Witness the sweep, poetry and grandeur of America’s most celebrated novel as the Montana Repertory Theatre continues to tell America’s great stories with its production of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby adapted by Simon Levy. March 13, 2015 8:00 PM March 14, 2015 2:00 PM March 14, 2015 8:00 PM March 15, 2015 1:00 PM March 15, 2015 6:00 …

Date: March 13, 2015
Venue: Lexington Opera House
Phone: (859) 233-4567
Address:
401 W. Short St., Lexington, KY, United States

March 13, 2015 – March 15, 2015

Balagula Theatre: “Bernard and Bosie: A Most Unlikely Friendship” at the Farish Theatre

The play explores the complex relationship between literary giant George Bernard Shaw and the poet Lord Alfred ‘Bosie’ Douglas (the intimate friend of Oscar Wilde) through their own letters to one another in the 1930s and 1940s. In an age of instant communication through e-mail and cellular telephones, the two-act play “Bernard and Bosie: A Most Unlikely Friendship” is a …

Start: March 13, 2015 7:00 pm
End: March 15, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: Farish Theatre (Central Library)
Address:
140 East Main St., Lexington, KY, United States

March 14, 2015

Disney On Ice presents: “Passport to Adventure” at Rupp Arena

Join Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Donald, Goofy and Daisy on a journey to the magical worlds of Disney’s The Lion King, The Little Mermaid, Peter Pan and Lilo & Stitch. This all ages show will explore the African Pride Lands with Simba, Timon and Pumbaa; voyage deep under the sea to Ariel’s mystical underwater kingdom; tour London with Peter Pan …

Date: March 14, 2015
Venue: Rupp Arena
Address:
430 West Vine Street, Lexington, KY, United States

“The Great Gatsby” at Lexington Opera House

Witness the sweep, poetry and grandeur of America’s most celebrated novel as the Montana Repertory Theatre continues to tell America’s great stories with its production of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby adapted by Simon Levy. March 13, 2015 8:00 PM March 14, 2015 2:00 PM March 14, 2015 8:00 PM March 15, 2015 1:00 PM March 15, 2015 6:00 …

Date: March 14, 2015
Venue: Lexington Opera House
Phone: (859) 233-4567
Address:
401 W. Short St., Lexington, KY, United States

March 14, 2015 – March 16, 2015

Balagula Theatre: “Bernard and Bosie: A Most Unlikely Friendship” at the Farish Theatre

The play explores the complex relationship between literary giant George Bernard Shaw and the poet Lord Alfred ‘Bosie’ Douglas (the intimate friend of Oscar Wilde) through their own letters to one another in the 1930s and 1940s. In an age of instant communication through e-mail and cellular telephones, the two-act play “Bernard and Bosie: A Most Unlikely Friendship” is a …

Start: March 14, 2015 7:00 pm
End: March 16, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: Farish Theatre (Central Library)
Address:
140 East Main St., Lexington, KY, United States

March 15, 2015

Disney On Ice presents: “Passport to Adventure” at Rupp Arena

Join Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Donald, Goofy and Daisy on a journey to the magical worlds of Disney’s The Lion King, The Little Mermaid, Peter Pan and Lilo & Stitch. This all ages show will explore the African Pride Lands with Simba, Timon and Pumbaa; voyage deep under the sea to Ariel’s mystical underwater kingdom; tour London with Peter Pan …

Date: March 15, 2015
Venue: Rupp Arena
Address:
430 West Vine Street, Lexington, KY, United States

“The Great Gatsby” at Lexington Opera House

Witness the sweep, poetry and grandeur of America’s most celebrated novel as the Montana Repertory Theatre continues to tell America’s great stories with its production of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby adapted by Simon Levy. March 13, 2015 8:00 PM March 14, 2015 2:00 PM March 14, 2015 8:00 PM March 15, 2015 1:00 PM March 15, 2015 6:00 …

Date: March 15, 2015
Venue: Lexington Opera House
Phone: (859) 233-4567
Address:
401 W. Short St., Lexington, KY, United States

March 15, 2015 – March 17, 2015

Balagula Theatre: “Bernard and Bosie: A Most Unlikely Friendship” at the Farish Theatre

The play explores the complex relationship between literary giant George Bernard Shaw and the poet Lord Alfred ‘Bosie’ Douglas (the intimate friend of Oscar Wilde) through their own letters to one another in the 1930s and 1940s. In an age of instant communication through e-mail and cellular telephones, the two-act play “Bernard and Bosie: A Most Unlikely Friendship” is a …

Start: March 15, 2015 7:00 pm
End: March 17, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: Farish Theatre (Central Library)
Address:
140 East Main St., Lexington, KY, United States

March 19, 2015

Transylvania University Theatre: “The Dying City”

A year after her husband’s death in Iraq, Kelly, a young therapist, confronts his identical twin brother, who shows up at her apartment unannounced. www.transy.edu

Start: March 19, 2015 7:00 pm
End: March 19, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: Lucille C. Little Theatre
Phone: (859) 281-3621
Address:
300 N. Broadway Rd., Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: $10

March 20, 2015

Transylvania University Theatre: “The Dying City”

A year after her husband’s death in Iraq, Kelly, a young therapist, confronts his identical twin brother, who shows up at her apartment unannounced. www.transy.edu

Start: March 20, 2015 7:00 pm
End: March 20, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: Lucille C. Little Theatre
Phone: (859) 281-3621
Address:
300 N. Broadway Rd., Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: $10

The Lexington Passion Play at Gardenside Baptist Church

Gardenside Baptist Church presents ​​the return of “​The Lexington Passion Play​​,” a refreshed production of the passion of Jesus ​featuring a new script and updated music​.​   Shows at 8:00 PM with Saturday matinees.   Tickets $5-10, available by phone: 227-6641 or online: www.gbclex.com.

Start: March 20, 2015 8:00 pm
End: March 20, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Gardenside Baptist Church
Address:
1667 Alexandria Dr , Lexington, KY

March 21, 2015

Lexington Children’s Theatre: “A Thousand Cranes”

  Over 501,015 known cases of leukemia caused by the bombing of Hiroshima Japan.  Meet one of the eighteen hundred, Sadako.  Discover how the life of a little girl became legend and how her exuberant spirit left a legacy of hope. Saturday, March 21 – 2:00 Saturday, March 21 – 7:00 Sunday, March 22 – 2:00 www.lctonstage.org

Date: March 21, 2015
Venue: Lexington Children's Theatre
Address:
418 west short street, lexington, KY, United States

Transylvania University Theatre: “The Dying City”

A year after her husband’s death in Iraq, Kelly, a young therapist, confronts his identical twin brother, who shows up at her apartment unannounced. www.transy.edu

Start: March 21, 2015 7:00 pm
End: March 21, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: Lucille C. Little Theatre
Phone: (859) 281-3621
Address:
300 N. Broadway Rd., Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: $10

The Lexington Passion Play at Gardenside Baptist Church

Gardenside Baptist Church presents ​​the return of “​The Lexington Passion Play​​,” a refreshed production of the passion of Jesus ​featuring a new script and updated music​.​   Shows at 8:00 PM with Saturday matinees.   Tickets $5-10, available by phone: 227-6641 or online: www.gbclex.com.

Start: March 21, 2015 8:00 pm
End: March 21, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Gardenside Baptist Church
Address:
1667 Alexandria Dr , Lexington, KY

March 22, 2015

Lexington Children’s Theatre: “A Thousand Cranes”

  Over 501,015 known cases of leukemia caused by the bombing of Hiroshima Japan.  Meet one of the eighteen hundred, Sadako.  Discover how the life of a little girl became legend and how her exuberant spirit left a legacy of hope. Saturday, March 21 – 2:00 Saturday, March 21 – 7:00 Sunday, March 22 – 2:00 www.lctonstage.org

Date: March 22, 2015
Venue: Lexington Children's Theatre
Address:
418 west short street, lexington, KY, United States

Transylvania University Theatre: “The Dying City”

A year after her husband’s death in Iraq, Kelly, a young therapist, confronts his identical twin brother, who shows up at her apartment unannounced. www.transy.edu

Start: March 22, 2015 2:00 pm
End: March 22, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: Lucille C. Little Theatre
Phone: (859) 281-3621
Address:
300 N. Broadway Rd., Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: $10

The Lexington Passion Play at Gardenside Baptist Church

Gardenside Baptist Church presents ​​the return of “​The Lexington Passion Play​​,” a refreshed production of the passion of Jesus ​featuring a new script and updated music​.​   Shows at 8:00 PM with Saturday matinees.   Tickets $5-10, available by phone: 227-6641 or online: www.gbclex.com.

Start: March 22, 2015 8:00 pm
End: March 22, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Gardenside Baptist Church
Address:
1667 Alexandria Dr , Lexington, KY

March 26, 2015

Transylvania University Theatre: “The Dying City”

A year after her husband’s death in Iraq, Kelly, a young therapist, confronts his identical twin brother, who shows up at her apartment unannounced. www.transy.edu

Start: March 26, 2015 7:30 pm
End: March 26, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: Lucille C. Little Theatre
Phone: (859) 281-3621
Address:
300 N. Broadway Rd., Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: $10

March 27, 2015

“Memphis” at Norton Center for The Arts

From the underground dance clubs of 1950’s Memphis where rock and roll was born, comes a hot musical that bursts off the stage with explosive dancing, irresistible songs and a thrilling tale of fame and forbidden love.  “Memphis” tells the story of DJ Huey Calhoun, a good ole’ local boy with a passion for R&B music and Felicia Farrell, an up-and-coming …

Start: March 27, 2015 8:00 pm
End: March 27, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Norton Center for the Arts
Address:
625 West Walnut Street, Danville, KY, United States

The Lexington Passion Play at Gardenside Baptist Church

Gardenside Baptist Church presents ​​the return of “​The Lexington Passion Play​​,” a refreshed production of the passion of Jesus ​featuring a new script and updated music​.​  Shows at 8:00 PM with Saturday matinees.   Tickets $5-10, available by phone: 227-6641 or online: www.gbclex.com.

Start: March 27, 2015 8:00 pm
End: March 27, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Gardenside Baptist Church
Address:
1667 Alexandria Dr , Lexington, KY
Cost: $5 - $10