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February 1, 2015

Studio Players: “Agnes of God” at The Carriage House Theatre

Summoned to a covent, Dr. Martha Livingstone, a court-appointed psychiatrist, is charged with assessing the sanity of a novice accused of murdering her newborn. Miriam Ruth, the Mother Superior, determinedly keeps young Agnes from the doctor, arousing Livingstone’s suspicions further.  “Outstanding play [that]…deals intelligently with questions of religion and psychology.” – The New York Times  Please Note: This play contains …

Date: February 1, 2015
Venue: Carriage House Theatre
Address:
154 Bell Ct., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $11 - $20

Lexington Children’d Theatre: “Senor Tortuga”

As is true with most niños, Pedro dreams of staying up past his bed time and eating golosinasfor dinner but today is the day all of that will change, today is the day he meets me a new mysterious friend Señora Tortuga leading him on many adventures.  www.lctonstage.org Saturday, January 31 – 2:00 Saturday, January 31 – 7:00 Sunday, February …

Date: February 1, 2015
Venue: Lexington Children's Theatre
Address:
418 west short street, lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $10 - $15

February 2, 2015

KCT Winterfest: “Hamlet” at The Grand Reserve

WinterFest will conclude with a truly haunting and mesmerizing one-man adaptation of William Shakespeare’s Hamlet. www.mykct.org for showtimes and more details. 

Start: February 2, 2015 7:00 pm
End: February 2, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: The Grand Reserve
Address:
903 Manchester Street, Suite 190, Lexington, KY, United States

February 3, 2015

KCT Winterfest: “Hamlet” at The Grand Reserve

WinterFest will conclude with a truly haunting and mesmerizing one-man adaptation of William Shakespeare’s Hamlet. www.mykct.org for showtimes and more details. 

Start: February 3, 2015 7:00 pm
End: February 3, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: The Grand Reserve
Address:
903 Manchester Street, Suite 190, Lexington, KY, United States

February 4, 2015

KCT Winterfest: “Hamlet” at The Grand Reserve

WinterFest will conclude with a truly haunting and mesmerizing one-man adaptation of William Shakespeare’s Hamlet. www.mykct.org for showtimes and more details. 

Start: February 4, 2015 7:00 pm
End: February 4, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: The Grand Reserve
Address:
903 Manchester Street, Suite 190, Lexington, KY, United States

February 5, 2015

KCT Winterfest: “Hamlet” at The Grand Reserve

WinterFest will conclude with a truly haunting and mesmerizing one-man adaptation of William Shakespeare’s Hamlet. www.mykct.org for showtimes and more details. 

Start: February 5, 2015 7:00 pm
End: February 5, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: The Grand Reserve
Address:
903 Manchester Street, Suite 190, Lexington, KY, United States

February 6, 2015

Broadway Live: ‘Peter and The Star Catcher’ at The Lexington Opera House

Hailed by the New York Times as “The most exhilarating storytelling on Broadway in decades,” this comedy takes a hilarious romp through the Neverland you never knew. The winner of 5 Tony Awards, this is a swashbuckling prequel to Peter Pan for the whole family.  February 6, 2015 8:00 PM February 7, 2015 2:00 PM February 7, 2015 8:00 PM …

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

KCT Winterfest: “Hamlet” at The Grand Reserve

WinterFest will conclude with a truly haunting and mesmerizing one-man adaptation of William Shakespeare’s Hamlet. www.mykct.org for showtimes and more details. 

Start: February 6, 2015 7:00 pm
End: February 6, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: The Grand Reserve
Address:
903 Manchester Street, Suite 190, Lexington, KY, United States

February 7, 2015

Broadway Live: ‘Peter and The Star Catcher’ at The Lexington Opera House

Hailed by the New York Times as “The most exhilarating storytelling on Broadway in decades,” this comedy takes a hilarious romp through the Neverland you never knew. The winner of 5 Tony Awards, this is a swashbuckling prequel to Peter Pan for the whole family.  February 6, 2015 8:00 PM February 7, 2015 2:00 PM February 7, 2015 8:00 PM …

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

February 8, 2015

Broadway Live: ‘Peter and The Star Catcher’ at The Lexington Opera House

Hailed by the New York Times as “The most exhilarating storytelling on Broadway in decades,” this comedy takes a hilarious romp through the Neverland you never knew. The winner of 5 Tony Awards, this is a swashbuckling prequel to Peter Pan for the whole family.  February 6, 2015 8:00 PM February 7, 2015 2:00 PM February 7, 2015 8:00 PM …

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

February 14, 2015

Sweetheart’s Magic Dinner at Hyatt Lexington

Spend your special evening with a Kentucky personality who knows how to keep a secret. The Sweetheart’s Magic Dinner is a special performance of Kentucky’s only publicly performing Magic Dinner Theater​, featuring fine dining and original conjuring from nationally recognized magician John Shore. Each performance features ​a magical mix of ​mystery, history, comedy and drama. Ticket information at www.KentuckyMagicTheater.com

Start: February 14, 2015 6:30 pm
End: February 14, 2015 8:30 pm
Venue: Hyatt Lexington
Address:
401 West High St, Lexington, KY
Cost: $39

February 19, 2015

Japanese Winter Plum Festival at the Norton Center for The Arts

The Norton Center and Centre College will host a Japanese Winter Plum Festival to explore the rich culture of the “Land of the Rising Sun.”  The evening event will include demonstrations in Japanese tea tasting, flower arranging, calligraphy, Sake tasting and karaoke.  The highlight of the Festival is a sampling of traditional Japanese Sagi-ryu Kyogen Theatre.  These short plays originated …

Start: February 19, 2015 6:30 pm
End: February 19, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: Norton Center for the Arts
Address:
625 West Walnut Street, Danville, KY, United States

February 21, 2015

“I Love Lucy Onstage” at Norton Center for The Arts

Imagine stepping back in time onto the Desilu Playhouse soundstage where a charming host entertains and enlightens you to the behind-the-scenes filming process, the 1950s hi-fidelity technology and this brand-new thing called “television.”  The episodes begin and you witness, firsthand, the side-splitting antics of that crazy redhead in the Ricardo’s New York apartment and thrill to the Cuban sounds of …

Start: February 21, 2015 8:00 pm
End: February 21, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Norton Center for the Arts
Address:
625 West Walnut Street, Danville, KY, United States

February 22, 2015

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  Showtimes  at 2:00 & 4:30. www.lctonstage.org

Date: February 22, 2015
Venue: Lexington Children's Theatre
Address:
418 west short street, lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $10- $18

Lexington Childrens Theatre: Senor Tortuga at The Black Box Theatre

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: February 22, 2015 2:00 pm
End: February 22, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: EKU Center for the Arts
Phone: 859-622-7469
Address:
Hall Drive, Richmond, KY, United States

“Chuggington Live: The Great Rescue Adventure” at the Lexington Opera House

In CHUGGINGTON LIVE! The Great Rescue Adventure the trainees are on their first day of Advanced Training, and are eager to impress their mentors by mastering new roles that test their courage, speed, and determination. Also showing at 5PM.  

Start: February 22, 2015 2:00 pm
End: February 22, 2015 3:00 pm
Venue: Lexington Opera House
Phone: (859) 233-4567
Address:
401 W. Short St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $20 - $49

February 26, 2015

SCAPA presents: “42nd Street” at the Lexington Opera House

SCAPA, School for the Creative and Performing Arts, brings 42nd Street to the Lexington Opera House. A heartwarming tale about the search for stardom, 42nd Street captures the hopes of everyone pursuing a dream. Young aspiring actress Peggy Sawyer moves to New York City to make her mark and lands her first job, but the Director isn’t having an easy time producing a large-scale musical in …

Date: February 26, 2015
Venue: Lexington Opera House
Phone: (859) 233-4567
Address:
401 W. Short St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $12 - $15

February 27, 2015

SCAPA presents: “42nd Street” at the Lexington Opera House

SCAPA, School for the Creative and Performing Arts, brings 42nd Street to the Lexington Opera House. A heartwarming tale about the search for stardom, 42nd Street captures the hopes of everyone pursuing a dream. Young aspiring actress Peggy Sawyer moves to New York City to make her mark and lands her first job, but the Director isn’t having an easy time producing a large-scale musical in …

Date: February 27, 2015
Venue: Lexington Opera House
Phone: (859) 233-4567
Address:
401 W. Short St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $12 - $15

February 28, 2015

SCAPA presents: “42nd Street” at the Lexington Opera House

SCAPA, School for the Creative and Performing Arts, brings 42nd Street to the Lexington Opera House. A heartwarming tale about the search for stardom, 42nd Street captures the hopes of everyone pursuing a dream. Young aspiring actress Peggy Sawyer moves to New York City to make her mark and lands her first job, but the Director isn’t having an easy time producing a large-scale musical in …

Date: February 28, 2015
Venue: Lexington Opera House
Phone: (859) 233-4567
Address:
401 W. Short St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $12 - $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 Showtimes at 11am, 2:00p, and 7:00pm. www.lctonstage.org

Date: February 28, 2015
Venue: Lexington Children's Theatre
Address:
418 west short street, lexington, KY, United States

March 1, 2015

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

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

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 13, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: Farish Theatre (Central Library)
Address:
140 East Main St., Lexington, KY, United States