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Singletary Center for the Arts 2013-14 season

The Singletary Center for the Arts has announced a lineup of five marquee performances for the 2013-14 performing arts season, including three that pair the touring stars with University of Kentucky student ensembles. Once again, the season includes a date … Continue reading

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Is the sellout back?

The afternoon of Feb. 6, I was standing in line at the Singletary Center for the Arts box office behind a handsomely dressed couple that looked like they had just come from church to see the final performance of the … Continue reading

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An EKU-Centre arts rivalry?

I am not aware of any historic rivalry between Centre College and Eastern Kentucky University. But it seems like one fired up on Monday morning, when EKU announced Debra Hoskins, the former assistant director at Centre’s Norton Center for the … Continue reading

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Singletary Signature series 2010-11 features Hamlisch, Marsalis and Perlman

The Singletary Center for the Arts still has a few blanks to fill in on its 2010-11 Signature Series, blanks center director Michael Grice describes as “surprises” to be revealed once contracts are solidified. But here is what we know, … Continue reading

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Basics were the subtext of WEKU series

I teamed up with the news reporters at WEKU-88.9 FM last week for a four-part radio series, “Building Arts ­Communities.” The series looked at ­recruiting ­talent, establishing arts ­districts, our theater infra­structure and the success of Louisville’s cultural scene. It … Continue reading

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@WEKU: Building Arts Communities, Part 3 – Venues

The third part of “Building Arts Communities,” the series the Herald-Leader has partnered with WEKU-FM 88.9 to present, aired this morning with me looking at Lexington and Central Kentucky’s arts venues. I visited Danville, Richmond and talked to several officials … Continue reading

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