Category Archives: The Rep

Steve Zahn will be on stage in Lexington next month in The Rep’s ‘Smackdown’

Film star and Lexington resident Steve Zahn will perform live on stage next month at the Lyric Theatre in a production by The Rep, the local theater company he runs with his wife, Robyn Peterman-Zahn, and local dance legend Diana … Continue reading

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Expanded view: Longtime Lexington arts leaders on the state of area arts

In my column in the 2012-13 Arts Preview section of the Sept. 9 Lexington Herald-Leader, a handful of Lexington arts leaders who have been serving 15 years or more offered their opinions on how the arts have changed in the … Continue reading

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Bye Bye Birdie and Hairspray: two musical views of early rock ‘n’ roll

Getting ready to head out the door this morning, the movie running on USA caught my eye. It was Hairspray, the 2007 film adaptation of the hit 2002 musical based on John Waters’ cult classic 1988 film — yep, it went full … Continue reading

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