Tag Archives: Jason Thompson

Art League chief brings modern dance to town

When Stephanie Pevec ­arrived in Lexington, she saw a glaring hole in its arts offerings: modern dance. It wasn’t a complete ­surprise to her; she says the form is much more prevalent in big cities. “You go to Chicago, and … Continue reading

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Picturing 2009 arts

This was the second year I spent covering my beat with a camera in my hands a lot of the time. As I said, last year, covering stories as a writer and a photographer is an interesting approach, because you … Continue reading

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Review: SummerFest’s Once on This Island

After several summers of giving us musicals with songs we know by heart, SummerFest delivers a show with a story that will stay in our hearts. And some of the tunes may stay with us too. Like Hair (SummerFest 2008) … Continue reading

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Slide show: Summerfest’s Once on This Island

SummerFest closes out its 2009 season with the musical Once on This Island by writer Lynn Ahrens and composer Stephen Flaherty. The musical tells the story of Ti Moune, a peasant girl in Haiti who believes the gods spared her … Continue reading

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