Category Archives: slide shows

Photos: Lexington Philharmonic with Take 6 and the KSU Gospel Ensemble

Here are some photos from Saturday night’s rousing concert by Scott Terrell and the Lexington Philharmonic Orchestra with guests the Kentucky State University Gospel Ensemble and Grammy Award-winning vocal group Take 6. If you want to read more about it, … Continue reading

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Slide show: Transy Theatre’s The Bakkhai

Transylvania University Theatre’s new rock ‘n’ roll version of Euripides’ 405 B.C. Greek tragedy The Bakkhai is on stage at the Lucille C. Little Theatre through Nov. 13. Click the play button to see a slide show from the production … Continue reading

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Slide show: UK Theatre’s Gorey Stories

The University of Kentucky Theatre opens its new production of Stephen Currens and David Aldrich’s Gorey Stories, which premiered at UK in the mid-1970s and went all the way to Broadway. Enjoy Angela Baldridge’s photos from the production, above, and … Continue reading

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Red Barn Radio an on-air home for Bluegrass

There is no actual Red Barn, just like there’s no Grand Ole Opry. “You create the vision in your mind,” says Ed Commons, producer and director of Red Barn Radio, the Bluegrass radio showcase heard each week at 9 p.m. … Continue reading

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First Look: Paragon’s The Sound of Music

Paragon Music Theatre offers up its first ever full production at the Lexington Opera House in the summertime with The Sound of Music, July 30-Aug. 1 and Aug. 6-8. Click the arrows above to see our photos from the show, … Continue reading

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Willy Wonka: Hard work at the fun factory

Slideshow photos by Mark Cornelison | Herald-Leader Many people spend their days in downtown Lexington offices ­crunching numbers, manipulating the English language and engaging in strategy sessions. The folks at ­Lexington Children’s Theatre solve problems like how to turn an … Continue reading

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Slideshow: SummerFest’s Rent

SummerFest closes out the 2010 season with Rent, through July 25. Given the show’s stature in recent theater history and this being the first locally-produced version of it, we’ve been giving it some extensive  coverage, so here’s a little Rent … Continue reading

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Audio slideshow: Rent, no day but today

For the cast of SummerFest‘s production of Rent, this week is the culmination of a journey that, for many, started the first weekend of the year. For numerous performers, it’s also the fulfillment of a long-held dream to play the … Continue reading

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Backstage at SummerFest

Read more: Candace Chaney’s review of Pride and Prejudice Becoming Darcy Mother-daughter act With the men in high collars and tailcoats and women in long dresses, this summer night has the air of an aristocratic garden party in the Arboretum. … Continue reading

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First look: SummerFest’s Pride and Prejudice

Rains Tuesday delayed construction on the set for SummerFest’s Pride and Prejudice‘s. But crews – including cast members from other SummerFest shows – worked through the night and Jon Jory’s adaptation of Jane Austen’s classic is set to open under … Continue reading

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