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Lyric Theatre announces summer film series

The Lyric Theatre and Cultural Arts Center has announced its second annual summer film series. The aim of the series is to “take a nostalgic look back at a variety of films defining different eras in African-American cinema,” according a … Continue reading

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Lyric Theatre summer movie series starts Saturday

The Lyric Theatre will launch its summer movie series this Saturday (June 23, 2012) with two showings of The Wiz, the 1978 Wizard of Oz update starring Diana Ross and Michael Jackson. The noon and 2:30 p.m. shows will launch … Continue reading

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Lyric Theatre announces Duke Ellington series

Everett McCorvey finished his remarks on the Lyric Theatre stage Thursday morning and said, “I’d like to introduce Duke Ellingt …” He quickly corrected himself to say Dick Domek, director of the University of Kentucky Jazz Repertory Orchestra. But the … Continue reading

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Lyric Theatre names a director

The Lyric Theatre has named Los Angeles theatrical entrepreneur Yetta Young as its executive director. Young is a performer, producer and director who has formed her own production company presenting shows such as The Pocketbook Monologues, a production of The … Continue reading

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2011 represents a new normal for arts scene

After a volatile year in Central Kentucky arts, 2011 should give us a sense of how things might settle in for the coming years. This will be a year that could establish new normals for the Lexington Philharmonic Orchestra, which … 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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