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September 20, 2014

Lexington Children’s Theatre: “Miss Nelson Is Missing”

Geography. Spelling. Math. The students of room 207 are failing them all, and it’s time for drastic measures – time for the worst kids in the world to meet the world’s meanest teacher.  Viola Swamp strikes terror into the hearts of these rambunctious ruffians, and may even make them realize that a little learning isn’t such a bad thing.  www.lctonstage.com  Showtimes …

Date: September 20, 2014
Venue: Lexington Children's Theatre
Address:
418 west short street, lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $10-$18

September 21, 2014

Lexington Children’s Theatre: “Miss Nelson Is Missing”

  Geography. Spelling. Math. The students of room 207 are failing them all, and it’s time for drastic measures – time for the worst kids in the world to meet the world’s meanest teacher.  Viola Swamp strikes terror into the hearts of these rambunctious ruffians, and may even make them realize that a little learning isn’t such a bad thing. …

Start: September 21, 2014 2:00 pm
End: September 21, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Lexington Children's Theatre
Address:
418 west short street, lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $10-$18

September 23, 2014

Balagula Theatre: “Drinking In America” at the Farish Theater

  “Drinking in America” looks at what turns people on – alcohol, drugs, sex, power – and savagely dissects their willing intoxication. The result is a blisteringly funny series of monologues, portraits of people who have gotten high on hedonism being peddled as the American dream. ”Drinking in America” is a wild, nightmarish ride through an America where success can excuse a lot of …

Start: September 23, 2014 7:00 pm
End: September 23, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Farish Theatre (Central Library)
Address:
140 East Main St., Lexington, KY, United States

September 24, 2014

On The Verge: “Much Ado” at Central Christian Church

What happens when you take twelve stellar actors, one beloved Shakespeare script and a Verge point of view, shake them up and turn them loose in a hundred year old downtown church? Much ado. Newly-elected senator Don Peter, hot off the campaign trail, takes a break at the home of wealthy supporter, Leo. With him comes an unruly entourage – …

Start: September 24, 2014 7:00 pm
End: September 24, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Central Christian Church
Address:
205 East Short Street, Lexington, KY

Balagula Theatre: “Drinking In America” at the Farish Theater

  “Drinking in America” looks at what turns people on – alcohol, drugs, sex, power – and savagely dissects their willing intoxication. The result is a blisteringly funny series of monologues, portraits of people who have gotten high on hedonism being peddled as the American dream. ”Drinking in America” is a wild, nightmarish ride through an America where success can excuse a lot of …

Start: September 24, 2014 7:00 pm
End: September 24, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Farish Theatre (Central Library)
Address:
140 East Main St., Lexington, KY, United States

September 25, 2014

Balagula Theatre: “Drinking In America” at the Farish Theater

  “Drinking in America” looks at what turns people on – alcohol, drugs, sex, power – and savagely dissects their willing intoxication. The result is a blisteringly funny series of monologues, portraits of people who have gotten high on hedonism being peddled as the American dream. ”Drinking in America” is a wild, nightmarish ride through an America where success can excuse a lot of …

Start: September 25, 2014 7:00 pm
End: September 25, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Farish Theatre (Central Library)
Address:
140 East Main St., Lexington, KY, United States

September 26, 2014

On The Verge: “Much Ado” at Central Christian Church

What happens when you take twelve stellar actors, one beloved Shakespeare script and a Verge point of view, shake them up and turn them loose in a hundred year old downtown church? Much ado. Newly-elected senator Don Peter, hot off the campaign trail, takes a break at the home of wealthy supporter, Leo. With him comes an unruly entourage – …

Start: September 26, 2014 7:00 pm
End: September 26, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Central Christian Church
Address:
205 East Short Street, Lexington, KY

September 27, 2014

On The Verge: “Much Ado” at Central Christian Church

What happens when you take twelve stellar actors, one beloved Shakespeare script and a Verge point of view, shake them up and turn them loose in a hundred year old downtown church? Much ado. Newly-elected senator Don Peter, hot off the campaign trail, takes a break at the home of wealthy supporter, Leo. With him comes an unruly entourage – …

Start: September 27, 2014 7:00 pm
End: September 27, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Central Christian Church
Address:
205 East Short Street, Lexington, KY

September 28, 2014

On The Verge: ‘Much Ado” at Central Christian Church

  What happens when you take twelve stellar actors, one beloved Shakespeare script and a Verge point of view, shake them up and turn them loose in a hundred year old downtown church? Much ado. Many surprises. And much fun. Newly-elected senator Don Peter, hot off the campaign trail, takes a break at the home of wealthy supporter, Leo. With …

Date: September 28, 2014
Venue: Central Christian Church
Address:
205 East Short Street, Lexington, KY

September 29, 2014

On The Verge: ‘Much Ado” at Central Christian Church

  What happens when you take twelve stellar actors, one beloved Shakespeare script and a Verge point of view, shake them up and turn them loose in a hundred year old downtown church? Much ado. Many surprises. And much fun. Newly-elected senator Don Peter, hot off the campaign trail, takes a break at the home of wealthy supporter, Leo. With …

Date: September 29, 2014
Venue: Central Christian Church
Address:
205 East Short Street, Lexington, KY

September 30, 2014

On The Verge: ‘Much Ado” at Central Christian Church

  What happens when you take twelve stellar actors, one beloved Shakespeare script and a Verge point of view, shake them up and turn them loose in a hundred year old downtown church? Much ado. Many surprises. And much fun. Newly-elected senator Don Peter, hot off the campaign trail, takes a break at the home of wealthy supporter, Leo. With …

Date: September 30, 2014
Venue: Central Christian Church
Address:
205 East Short Street, Lexington, KY

October 15, 2014

Balagula Theatre: “The Mystery of Irma Vep: A Penny Dreadful” at the Farish Theatre

  This definitive spoof of Gothic melodramas, “The Mystery of Irma Vep” by Charles Ludlam was named one of the 20th Century’s best plays by Time Magazine and the New York Times. Liberally stealing from well known film classics like Wuthering Heights, The Mummy’s Curse and Hitchcock’s Rebecca, with dialog lifted from Ibsen, Shakespeare, and Poe, “Irma” is a tour de …

Start: October 15, 2014 7:00 pm
End: October 15, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Farish Theatre (Central Library)
Address:
140 East Main St., Lexington, KY, United States

October 16, 2014

Balagula Theatre: “The Mystery of Irma Vep: A Penny Dreadful” at the Farish Theatre

  This definitive spoof of Gothic melodramas, “The Mystery of Irma Vep” by Charles Ludlam was named one of the 20th Century’s best plays by Time Magazine and the New York Times. Liberally stealing from well known film classics like Wuthering Heights, The Mummy’s Curse and Hitchcock’s Rebecca, with dialog lifted from Ibsen, Shakespeare, and Poe, “Irma” is a tour de …

Start: October 16, 2014 7:00 pm
End: October 16, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Farish Theatre (Central Library)
Address:
140 East Main St., Lexington, KY, United States

October 17, 2014

Balagula Theatre: “The Mystery of Irma Vep: A Penny Dreadful” at the Farish Theatre

  This definitive spoof of Gothic melodramas, “The Mystery of Irma Vep” by Charles Ludlam was named one of the 20th Century’s best plays by Time Magazine and the New York Times. Liberally stealing from well known film classics like Wuthering Heights, The Mummy’s Curse and Hitchcock’s Rebecca, with dialog lifted from Ibsen, Shakespeare, and Poe, “Irma” is a tour de …

Start: October 17, 2014 7:00 pm
End: October 17, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Farish Theatre (Central Library)
Address:
140 East Main St., Lexington, KY, United States

October 22, 2014

Balagula Theatre: “The Mystery of Irma Vep: A Penny Dreadful” at the Farish Theatre

  This definitive spoof of Gothic melodramas, “The Mystery of Irma Vep” by Charles Ludlam was named one of the 20th Century’s best plays by Time Magazine and the New York Times. Liberally stealing from well known film classics like Wuthering Heights, The Mummy’s Curse and Hitchcock’s Rebecca, with dialog lifted from Ibsen, Shakespeare, and Poe, “Irma” is a tour de …

Start: October 22, 2014 7:00 pm
End: October 22, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Farish Theatre (Central Library)
Address:
140 East Main St., Lexington, KY, United States

October 23, 2014

Marvel Universe Live! at Rupp Arena

Marvel Universe LIVE! features favorite Marvel Super Heroes including Spider-Man, The Avengers – Iron Man, Hulk, and more, and threatening villains come to life in an action-packed arena extravaganza. With cutting-edge special effects, pyrotechnics, aerial stunts, martial arts, motorcycles and more, it’s being hailed as the most technically advanced live show ever. Showtimes:     •    October 23, 2014 7:00 PM     …

Date: October 23, 2014
Venue: Rupp Arena
Address:
430 West Vine Street, Lexington, KY, United States

Balagula Theatre: “The Mystery of Irma Vep: A Penny Dreadful” at the Farish Theatre

  This definitive spoof of Gothic melodramas, “The Mystery of Irma Vep” by Charles Ludlam was named one of the 20th Century’s best plays by Time Magazine and the New York Times. Liberally stealing from well known film classics like Wuthering Heights, The Mummy’s Curse and Hitchcock’s Rebecca, with dialog lifted from Ibsen, Shakespeare, and Poe, “Irma” is a tour de …

Start: October 23, 2014 7:00 pm
End: October 23, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Farish Theatre (Central Library)
Address:
140 East Main St., Lexington, KY, United States

October 24, 2014

Marvel Universe Live! at Rupp Arena

Marvel Universe LIVE! features favorite Marvel Super Heroes including Spider-Man, The Avengers – Iron Man, Hulk, and more, and threatening villains come to life in an action-packed arena extravaganza. With cutting-edge special effects, pyrotechnics, aerial stunts, martial arts, motorcycles and more, it’s being hailed as the most technically advanced live show ever. Showtimes:     •    October 23, 2014 7:00 PM     …

Date: October 24, 2014
Venue: Rupp Arena
Address:
430 West Vine Street, Lexington, KY, United States

Balagula Theatre: “The Mystery of Irma Vep: A Penny Dreadful” at the Farish Theatre

  This definitive spoof of Gothic melodramas, “The Mystery of Irma Vep” by Charles Ludlam was named one of the 20th Century’s best plays by Time Magazine and the New York Times. Liberally stealing from well known film classics like Wuthering Heights, The Mummy’s Curse and Hitchcock’s Rebecca, with dialog lifted from Ibsen, Shakespeare, and Poe, “Irma” is a tour de …

Start: October 24, 2014 7:00 pm
End: October 24, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Farish Theatre (Central Library)
Address:
140 East Main St., Lexington, KY, United States

October 25, 2014

Marvel Universe Live! at Rupp Arena

Marvel Universe LIVE! features favorite Marvel Super Heroes including Spider-Man, The Avengers – Iron Man, Hulk, and more, and threatening villains come to life in an action-packed arena extravaganza. With cutting-edge special effects, pyrotechnics, aerial stunts, martial arts, motorcycles and more, it’s being hailed as the most technically advanced live show ever. Showtimes:     •    October 23, 2014 7:00 PM     …

Date: October 25, 2014
Venue: Rupp Arena
Address:
430 West Vine Street, Lexington, KY, United States

Lexington Children’s Theatre: “MisterE of Imagination: The Tales of Edgar Allen Poe”

  ‘Don’t close your eyes, this isn’t a dream.  The ghouls and ghosts here are not what they seem. From story to story the pages will fly;  Filled with shadows and ravens, ink and the EYE.  So hold on to your seat and don’t look away – Or you might discover ‘Nevermore’ is today!’     Saturday, October 25 – …

Date: October 25, 2014
Venue: Lexington Children's Theatre
Address:
418 west short street, lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $10-$18

Balagula Theatre: ” The Mystery of Irma Vep” at the Farish Theatre

This definitive spoof of Gothic melodramas, “The Mystery of Irma Vep” by Charles Ludlam was named one of the 20th Century’s best plays by Time Magazine and the New York Times. Liberally stealing from well known film classics like Wuthering Heights, The Mummy’s Curse and Hitchcock’s Rebecca, with dialog lifted from Ibsen, Shakespeare, and Poe, “Irma” is a tour de force …

Start: October 25, 2014 7:00 pm
End: October 25, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Farish Theatre (Central Library)
Address:
140 East Main St., Lexington, KY, United States

October 26, 2014

Marvel Universe Live! at Rupp Arena

Marvel Universe LIVE! features favorite Marvel Super Heroes including Spider-Man, The Avengers – Iron Man, Hulk, and more, and threatening villains come to life in an action-packed arena extravaganza. With cutting-edge special effects, pyrotechnics, aerial stunts, martial arts, motorcycles and more, it’s being hailed as the most technically advanced live show ever. Showtimes:     •    October 23, 2014 7:00 PM     …

Date: October 26, 2014
Venue: Rupp Arena
Address:
430 West Vine Street, Lexington, KY, United States

October 28, 2014

Balagula Theatre: ” The Mystery of Irma Vep” at the Farish Theatre

This definitive spoof of Gothic melodramas, “The Mystery of Irma Vep” by Charles Ludlam was named one of the 20th Century’s best plays by Time Magazine and the New York Times. Liberally stealing from well known film classics like Wuthering Heights, The Mummy’s Curse and Hitchcock’s Rebecca, with dialog lifted from Ibsen, Shakespeare, and Poe, “Irma” is a tour de force …

Start: October 28, 2014 7:00 pm
End: October 28, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Farish Theatre (Central Library)
Address:
140 East Main St., Lexington, KY, United States

October 29, 2014

Balagula Theatre: ” The Mystery of Irma Vep” at the Farish Theatre

This definitive spoof of Gothic melodramas, “The Mystery of Irma Vep” by Charles Ludlam was named one of the 20th Century’s best plays by Time Magazine and the New York Times. Liberally stealing from well known film classics like Wuthering Heights, The Mummy’s Curse and Hitchcock’s Rebecca, with dialog lifted from Ibsen, Shakespeare, and Poe, “Irma” is a tour de force …

Start: October 29, 2014 7:00 pm
End: October 29, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Farish Theatre (Central Library)
Address:
140 East Main St., Lexington, KY, United States

October 30, 2014

Balagula Theatre: ” The Mystery of Irma Vep” at the Farish Theatre

This definitive spoof of Gothic melodramas, “The Mystery of Irma Vep” by Charles Ludlam was named one of the 20th Century’s best plays by Time Magazine and the New York Times. Liberally stealing from well known film classics like Wuthering Heights, The Mummy’s Curse and Hitchcock’s Rebecca, with dialog lifted from Ibsen, Shakespeare, and Poe, “Irma” is a tour de force …

Start: October 30, 2014 7:00 pm
End: October 30, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Farish Theatre (Central Library)
Address:
140 East Main St., Lexington, KY, United States

October 31, 2014

Balagula Theatre: ” The Mystery of Irma Vep” at the Farish Theatre

This definitive spoof of Gothic melodramas, “The Mystery of Irma Vep” by Charles Ludlam was named one of the 20th Century’s best plays by Time Magazine and the New York Times. Liberally stealing from well known film classics like Wuthering Heights, The Mummy’s Curse and Hitchcock’s Rebecca, with dialog lifted from Ibsen, Shakespeare, and Poe, “Irma” is a tour de force …

Start: October 31, 2014 7:00 pm
End: October 31, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Farish Theatre (Central Library)
Address:
140 East Main St., Lexington, KY, United States

Lexington Children’s Theatre: “MisterE of Imagination: The Tales of Edgar Allen Poe”

Don’t close your eyes, this isn’t a dream.  The ghouls and ghosts here are not what they seem. From story to story the pages will fly;  Filled with shadows and ravens, ink and the EYE.  So hold on to your seat and don’t look away – Or you might discover ‘Nevermore’ is today!   www.lctonstage.com   

Start: October 31, 2014 8:00 pm
End: October 31, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Lexington Children's Theatre
Address:
418 west short street, lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $10-$18

November 13, 2014

Transylvania University Theatre: “Shakespeare In Mind”

  Transylvania University proudly presents “Shakespeare in Mind,” an original Transylvania production that channel-surfs Shakespeare through 21st-century American culture. Shakespeare’s scenes and soliloquies mix with contemporary playwriting; film performances share the stage with Shakespearean swag; and works based on, inspired by, or ripped off from the Bard combine with biography and theories that someone else wrote Shakespeare’s plays. If the …

Start: November 13, 2014 7:30 pm
End: November 13, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: Lucille C. Little Theatre
Phone: (859) 281-3621
Address:
300 N. Broadway Rd., Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: $10

November 14, 2014

‘Elf’ at the Lexington Opera House

   ELF is the hilarious tale of Buddy, a young orphan child who mistakenly crawls into Santa’s bag of gifts and is transported back to the North Pole. Unaware that he is actually human, Buddy’s enormous size and poor toy-making abilities cause him to face the truth. With Santa’s permission, Buddy embarks on a journey to New York City to …

Date: November 14, 2014
Venue: Lexington Opera House
Phone: (859) 233-4567
Address:
401 W. Short St., Lexington, KY, United States