Tag Archives: Buster’s Billiards and Backroom

Notebook: Lexington Tattoo Project finale brings hundreds together

Read: Recipients of poetic pieces see final design See: Photos from the finale party There were 254 official tattoos in the Lexington Tattoo Project. But judging by the crowd that turned out at Buster’s Billiards and Backroom Friday night, the project … Continue reading

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Bourbon barrels about to go up for auction

If you have been eyeing one of the dozens of painted bourbon barrels downtown thinking you might have a place for it in your home, you could have a chance to snap it up next month. The final act of … Continue reading

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Laura Bell Bundy and Montgomery Gentry stage tornado relief concert May 8

Country stars Montgomery Gentry and Laura Bell Bundy may spend a lot of their time in Nashville these days, but they are coming home next week to help victims of the tornadoes that swept through Eastern Kentucky March 2. The Central … Continue reading

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Let’s do SummerFest’s Rocky Horror again

It’s just a jump down to Buster’s Billiards and Backroom on Oct. 30 and 31 to see SummerFest’s production of The Rock Horror Show a couple more times. The outdoor summer theater fest presented the stage version of the iconic … Continue reading

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Video: Emarosa plays for all ages

Emarosa has quietly maintained a home base in Lexington while building up an audience aroud the world. The band’s latest and self-titled album charted as high as 69 on the Billboard Top 200 album chart, and it kept the guys … Continue reading

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Review: Tommy – The Concert

If ever there was a time for Actors Guild of Lexington to rock, now would be that time. Looking at the landscape of theater, rock ‘n’ roll has taken over. Most of the shows up for best musical at Sunday … Continue reading

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Slide show: Passing – Fashioning Drag

The Lexington Art League‘s current exhibit, Passing: Fashioning Drag, is the latest manifestation of documentarians Kurt Gohde and Kremena Todorova’s three-year (thus far) project documenting drag culture in Lexington, Ky. Previously they have exhibited and lectured on their work in … Continue reading

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Kevin Skinner: Lexington’s got his talent

Reigning America’s Got Talent champion and Mayfield native Kevin Skinner is heading to Lexington for a Friday night show at Buster’s Billiards and Backroom. Skinner is the guy who turned judges and the nation’s heads Susan-Boyle style with his stories … Continue reading

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Actors Guild presenting Tommy at Buster’s

Actors Guild of Lexington will be back on stage in June, presenting Tommy – The Concert at Buster’s Billiards and Backroom. The announcement by AGL interim artistic director Eric Seale ends several months of silence from the theater, which abandoned … Continue reading

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Buring arts questions for 2010 and beyond

Here we stand, little souls on the precipice of a new year and a whole new decade. And as we stand here watching the first streams of light break over the horizon, we wonder: “What will happen in Central Kentucky … Continue reading

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