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Curtain speech tributes to Sidney Shaw

The death of Lexington actor and director Sidney Shaw Tuesday was on the minds of artists involved in several shows that opened Thursday night. At Studio Players Funny Money, critic Tedrin Blair Lindsay reports that director Bob Singleton gave the curtain speech … Continue reading

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SummerFest: Dmetrius Conley as Richard III

Dmetrius Conley’s theatrical path was set when he was a student at the Youth Performing Arts School in Louisville, and he got to do a scene from William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet. “I loved the scene, and I remember telling another … Continue reading

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SummerFest’s monsters

Kentucky Conservatory Theatre’s SummerFest has its monsters lined up for the annual event July 6 to 24 in the Arboretum on Alumni Drive. The theme for the season is monsters, with trio of shows featuring monstrous characters in numerous forms. … Continue reading

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A dastardly lineup for SummerFest 2011

SummerFest has announced a villainous lineup for July at the Arboretum. The annual outdoor theater event will open with William Shakespeare’s Richard III directed by Sidney Shaw, July 6-10. The next production gets into more literal monsters with SummerFest artistic … Continue reading

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UK’s ‘Richard III’ a history lesson on stage

Here’s our slide show of the University of Kentucky Theatre’s production of The African Company presents Richard III. Mouse over the bottom to get controls. Click on the little comment cloud to the left to activate captions. If you click … Continue reading

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