Category Archives: Bluegrass Community and Technical College

UK and BCTC grad’s one-man show addresses today’s headlines

Jeremy Gillett wrote Black and 25 in America three years ago. But when he started rehearsing the one-man-play for a performance Friday, director Tim X. Davis noticed something. “What you have written about is what people are talking about today,” … Continue reading

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2010: the year in Central Kentucky arts

Lexington’s 2010 year in arts could not have been weirder if you took the city and plopped it in the middle of Florida. Between some major changes at area arts institutions and the unprecedented wave of local and national arts … Continue reading

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Review: UK Symphony’s epic

It happened, as things tend to do in Requiems, in the Dies Irae, the second movement. The low strings in the orchestra and high voices in the choir opened, staking out the extremes. Then the rest of the 325 musicians … Continue reading

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See BCTC present a world premier

Beth Kander takes fellow playwright William Shakespeare’s quote that “all the world’s a stage” one step further. “In the world of the stage, it’s a really small world,” Kander says. And that helps explain why her play See Jane Quit, … Continue reading

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Offbeat theater: domestic and imported

Warhorses need not apply on the Lexington Theatre scene this weekend. Bluegrass Community and Technical College and Balagula Theatre both offer up offbeat offerings this weekend, one homegrown and one from across the pond. BCTC’s Theatre Program opens Jane Martin’s … Continue reading

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