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Children’s Theatre performs without power

“The show must go on,” is a well-worn adage in theater, and occasionally performers have to live by it. That’s what happened to the Lexington Children’s Theatre Monday morning on its final day of performances of The Best Christmas Pageant Ever. … Continue reading

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LASC in the running for $10,000 from Chase Community Giving

Lexington’s Living Arts and Science Center is the only Kentucky organization on the leaderboard for $10,000 or more in the Chase Community Giving National Challenge. In the online competition for votes, groups that maintain a ranking of 196 or more out … Continue reading

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Lexington Children’s Theatre 2012-13 season

The Lexington Children’s Theatre announced its 2012-13 season this week, including its summer family musical. The season features several shows written by LCT staff, including the world premiere of producing director Larry Snipes’ adaptation of Mark Twain’s Tom Sawyer and … Continue reading

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LexArts announces grants and allocations

LexArts has announced its recipients of general operating support and community arts grants. The general operating support funds are unrestricted grants, generally to larger organizations in Lexington. This year’s recipients are: ■ Central Kentucky Youth Orchestras, $20,000 ■ Lexington Art … Continue reading

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Neverending Story director discusses imaginative approach to tale

Talking about Lexington Children’s Theatre‘s production of The Neverending Story, associate artistic director Jeremy Kisling and general manager Lesley Farmer say, “It’s a very Vivian show.” LCT artistic director Vivian Snipes has put her mark on otherworldly shows, including The Snow Queen … Continue reading

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Lexington Children’s Theatre 2010-11 season

Lexington Children’s Theatre, 416 West Short Street, has announced a slate of nine shows, including classics and contemporary hits along with two world premiers, and its summer family musical. Willy Wonka – The Roald Dahl classic is the annual summer … Continue reading

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How to Act Like a Dog

With two plays about dogs coming up, it seemed like a good time to talk to some local actors about how you play a canine. So we went to Lexington Children’s Theatre for Go, Dog. Go! and Danville’s West T. … Continue reading

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Joker Phillips will act at Lexington Children’s Theatre

New University of Kentucky football coach Joker Phillips headlines the performers in the Lexington Children’s Theatre’s second annual local notable event, Celebrity Showcase Goes Wicked. The theater launched the fund-raising event last spring with well known Lexingtonians such as Lexington … Continue reading

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SETC set to invade Lexington

Usually, as February turns into March, many Lexington theater practitioners are packing their bags to head south to the Southeastern Theatre Conference‘s annual convention. But this year, they’re keeping their clothes in their closets, preparing to play gracious hosts as … Continue reading

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Children’s Theatre’s needs votes for $1 million grant

Lexington Children’s Theatre is heading into the final stretch of its pursuit of a $1 million grant from Chase Bank. In December, the theater became the only Kentucky finalist in Chase’s Community Giving Competition on Facebook. For that honor, the … Continue reading

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