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Studio Players adds a performance of ‘Leading Ladies’

This is a good way to start a theater season: Studio Players is having to add a performance of its season-opener, Ken Ludwig’s “Leading Ladies,” to accommodate audience demand. It seems audiences are agreeing with Herald-Leader critic Candace Chaney, who … Continue reading

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Vocal ailment sidelines ‘Patsy Cline’ actress

All the pieces seemed to be in place for this weekend’s sold out performances of Always … Patsy Cline at Studio Players, a revival of the theater’s best-selling production ever with its original cast. But then biology intervened, and the weekend turned into … Continue reading

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Video: Studio Players’ The Great American Trailer Park Musical

The Divas – Pam Perlman, Joy Davis and Ellen Jenkins – talk about Studio Players’ production of The Great American Trailer Park Musical and what it means to be “trashtastic.” Read more: With Trailer Park Musical, Studio Players puts raunchy spin … Continue reading

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Studio Players 2012-13 season

Studio Players has announced its 2012-13 season, which will kick off in September with The King — Elvis, baby. Sept. 13-30: Elvis Has Left the Building by Duke Ernsberger and Virginia Cate. Colonel Parker has booked an important date for Elvis … Continue reading

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Video: The Graduate at Studio Players

Studio Players production of The Graduate gave us a chance to talk to Lexington actress Allie Darden both about her own stage career and playing the iconic cougar. Click here to read the story, and check out the video, above.

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Studio Players’ summer musical a Trailer bash

Studio Players’ annual summer musical will be Betsy Kelso and David Nehls’ The Great American Trailer Park Musical. Hailed by the New York Sun as Desperate Housewives meets South Park, the show’s website says it is about “agoraphobia, adultery, ’80s … Continue reading

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Could it be you as Mrs. Robinson?

If you have ever wanted to perform some of the immortal lines from The Graduate like, “Do you want me to seduce you?” and “Plastics,” Studio Players is holding auditions at 6 p.m. March 18 and 6:30 p.m. March 19 … Continue reading

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Studio Players seeks director proposals

Studio Players is soliciting proposals from ­directors for the 2012-13 season. Prospects may submit proposals for up to three titles they would like to direct, including the title, author, ­publisher, number and genders of characters, and a brief ­synopsis of … Continue reading

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Review: Studio Players’ The 39 Steps

More to read: Studio Players crunched a lot of numbers to make The 39 Steps The 39 Steps opens with our hero, Richard Hannay, bemoaning his idle status and concluding he wants to do something “mindless and trivial, utterly pointless.” … Continue reading

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Studio Players 2011-12 season

Studio Players has announced the titles and directors for its 2011-12 season. It is a lineup that includes a world premier: the musical Looking for Mrs. Claus by Lexington playwright Margaret C. Price, whose Belle Brezing will play at Actors … Continue reading

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