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Harry Dean Stanton festival at the Kentucky

The Lexington Film League and KET have announced a Harry Dean Stanton Festival Feb. 2-4 at the Kentucky Theatre. The event will include the world premier of Tom Thurman’s new KET Kentucky Muse documentary, Harry Dean Stanton: Crossing Mulholland, at 6:30 … Continue reading

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Student stages another fundraiser

Jacob Yates, the School for Creative and Performing Arts-Lafayette High School Student student who staged a benefit for Haitian Earthquake relief in February featuring the Central Kentucky Youth Orchestra, Ben Sollee and Cynthia Lawrence, is putting together another philanthropic performance. … Continue reading

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UK freshman wins State Fair talent contest

University of Kentucky freshman Gabrielle Barker won the grand prize at the Coca-Cola Classic Talent Contest at the Kentucky State Fair in Louisville on Aug. 28. Barker, who sang The Girl in 14G by Jeanine Tesori in the contest, is … Continue reading

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Stephanie Pistello mined her activism

Stephanie Pistello left Lexington in 2002 to pursue her passion for theater. This week, she returns with a project that marries her artistic pursuits with her newfound passion: activism. On Thursday night, she will host the kickoff party for The … Continue reading

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Chamber Music Festival musicians drop a little knowledge on local players

Before the musicians in the UBS Chamber Music Festival of Lexington take the stage at the Fasig-Tipton Sales Pavilion this weekend, they held class. In addition to rehearsals and other events surrounding the third annual festival, four of the players … Continue reading

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