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2010: the year in Central Kentucky arts

Lexington’s 2010 year in arts could not have been weirder if you took the city and plopped it in the middle of Florida. Between some major changes at area arts institutions and the unprecedented wave of local and national arts … Continue reading

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Spotlight on, Lexington?

UPDATE: Mayor appoints 19-member committee to evaluate Spotlight Festival. The Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games weren’t even over when Mayor Jim Newberry’s office said a committee will be formed to explore making the Spotlight Lexington Festival or something like it … Continue reading

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Review: Marvin Hamlisch with the UK Symphony at the Singletary Center

Orchestra week in Central Kentucky continued on some delightful notes Saturday night when composer and conductor Marvin Hamlisch joined the University of Kentucky Symphony Orchestra for an evening of his and other writers’ classics. (See a photo gallery) It’s actually … Continue reading

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Review: Laura Bell Bundy at the Spotlight Lexington Festival

This had to be a heckuva way to come home. Playing on a huge stage in center of downtown Lexington, Laura Bell Bundy could see signatures of the Lexington skyline, including the distinctive blue squiggle atop the Fifth-Third Bank building; … Continue reading

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Laura Bell Bundy up for two CMT awards; launching album in Lexington

Lexington’s Broadway Baby, Laura Bell Bundy, is quickly turning into a Nashville star, scoring two CMT Music Award nominations before her new album even drops. Bundy’s video for her first Mercury Records Nashville single, Giddy on Up, was nominated for … Continue reading

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