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Ryan Shirar is departing for Cincinnati

Paragon Music Theatre has announced that founder Ryan Shirar will step down as the company’s music director and executive director after its May production of Gypsy to accept a full scholarship for graduate studies at the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory … Continue reading

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Opera Review: UK Opera’s Die Fledermaus

Who knew these UK Opera kids were so funny? The last few years, they haven’t had much of a chance to show it. They’ve been dealing with subjects like slavery (River of Time), murder (Lucia di Lammermoor), pretty young things … Continue reading

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34th Humana Festival of New American Plays

The past few years, Actors Theatre of Louisville‘s Humana Festival of New American Plays has been as much about bringing cutting-edge theater artists to the River City as it has been about premiering new plays. That continues this year with … Continue reading

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