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Lexington’s Lyric Theatre and Cultural Arts Center announces search for new executive director

The Lyric Theatre and Cultural Arts Center recently announced the opening of the search for a new executive director. The search will be led by a committee comprised of Lyric Board members, with the assistance of nonprofit consultant Lee Ellen Martin. The executive director is responsible for the overall administration and management of the organization, including fundraising, arts and cultural programming,...

Sonia Sanchez, icon in Black Arts Movement, returning to Ky. Women Writers Conference

  By Whitney Hale Special to KyForward   Legendary 81-year-old poet Sonia Sanchez will return to the Kentucky Women Writers Conference Sept. 10-13 – the 10th anniversary of the conference series named for her.   The Sonia Sanchez Series, which brings a major thinker in multicultural and human rights issues to Lexington to speak throughout the community, will this year present...