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Danville After School Program artists design holiday ornaments for President’s Park

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  The National Park Foundation, the official charity of America’s national parks, in cooperation with the Community Arts Center in Danville, Ky., announced that Traci Thompson and Warehouse Afterschool Program have been chosen to design and create ornaments to be …

Was Banksy in town? No, though he’d
be welcome, but that big mural is MTO’s

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  Staff Report   Social media was atwitter recently – these things have a way of re-inventing themselves – with the news that Banksy, the world renowned public art genius, had been in Lexington and was responsible for the extravagant …

World renowned U.S. Navy bluegrass group featured on upcoming WoodSongs Hour

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  A special double-broadcast production of folksinger Michael Johnathon’s “WoodSongs Old Time Radio Hour,” will feature the U.S. Navy Band’s world-renowned bluegrass ensemble Country Current on Monday, Nov. 24.   The live audience program will take place at the Lyric …

Prospect school site of window restoration project headed by historic building expert

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A nationally known historic building expert is leading a Window Restoration Boot Camp this week at Jefferson Jacob Rosenwald School, a former African American school listed in the National Register of Historic Places. The workshop is taking place from 8 …

Lepper, Collins featured in Georgetown College Symphonic Band Fall Concert

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  Haley Lepper is featured clarinet soloist and Nicholas Collins is student conductor for the Georgetown College Tiger Symphonic Band’s Fall Anniversary Concert on Monday, Nov. 24, in John L. Hill Chapel. The performance begins at 8 p.m.   Lepper, …

Ashley Scoby: UK Dance Ensemble plays
major role in keeping arts program alive

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  Monet Proctor glides across the floor of the University of Kentucky’s Barker Hall dance studio, her movements bound together by magic, or glue, or an extra bunch of muscles that the rest of us just don’t have. What she …

Trees of the Season, Trains featured in new Danville Community Arts Center exhibit

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  The Danville Community Arts Center announced that two new exhibits, Trees of the Season and Trains, are available for viewing, free of charge, through Dec. 27.   A Community Arts Center favorite, each year Trees of the Season invites …

Talented Mercer County Senior High School students featured in Arts Council exhibition

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  The Arts Council of Mercer County presents “Budding: A Group Exhibit by Up and Coming Mercer County Senior High School Art Students” and the show will run from through Dec. 19, 2014. The exhibit is free and open to …

Campbellsville University offers two one-act operas performed on two November nights

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A pair of Campbellsville University music professors will lead students in the performance of two operas on Saturday, Nov. 22, and Monday, Nov. 24, in The Gheens Recital Hall on the CU campus at 8 p.m. Mark Bradley is director …

Transylvania choir one of several joining the Lexington Philharmonic in Carmina Burana

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Members of the Transylvania University Choir will join the Lexington Philharmonic and singers from other area colleges for a massive production of Carl Orff’s Carmina Burana on Friday, Nov. 14.   The concert will feature about 180 university students, professional …