What's Happening In The Area for Aug. 14

August 14, 2003


Antique Shaker Baskets from the collection of Martha Wetherbee, through Oct. 6, Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill. Information: (800) 734-5611, ext. 113.

Work by new members, through August, Main Floor Gallery, Wilderness Trace Art League, Constitution Square. Hours: noon-4 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays, 1-4 p.m. Sundays. Closed Tuesdays. Information: (859) 236-5799.

Works by Robin Santa Teresa, through August, Boyle County Library. Sponsored by Gathering Artists. Open to the public during regular business hours. Free.


Photography Exhibit from Convention and Visitors Bureau contest, through August, McDowell Wellness Center. Sponsored by Gathering Artists. Open to the public during regular business hours. Free.

Works by Andrea Cass, David Cornwell, Lisa Schneider and Geri Trinler, through September, Commonwealth Cancer Center, Danville bypass. Open during regular business hours. Free.

"All The Queen's Horses," comprehensive exhibit that explores the role of the horse in the British Isles, through Aug. 24, International Museum of the Horse, Kentucky Horse Park, Lexington. Exhibit marks 25th anniversary of the horse park. Information: (859) 259-4224.

"Storytellers: Artists as Authors," by Lexington Art League, through Aug. 23, Meridian Gallery, 325 W. Main St., Lexington. Hours: noon-4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 1-4 p.m. Saturday. Free. Web site:

"Town Branch Trail - Signs and Photos," through Sept. 7, Central Library Gallery, 140 E. Main St., Lexington. Information: (859) 231-5559.

"Weapons of Mass Instruction: An LAL Members Exhibit," through Sept. 6, Kentucky Theatre Gallery, 214 E. Main St., Lexington. Open daily during Kentucky Theatre showings. InformatioN: (859) 254-7024. Web site:


The Master's Servants, gospel music, 8-10 p.m. Saturday, Olde Town Park, Main Street in downtown Harrodsburg. Part of the Summer Entertainment Concert Series. Free. Rain cancels.

Leavin' Tracks, Friday and Saturday, Mae Johnson's White Barn, Waynesburg. Hours: 8 p.m.-midnight Friday and Saturday. Cost: $5. Call (606) 365-3417.

Bill Williams, jazz music, 9-11 p.m. Friday, Eclectic Coffee Company, 400 Finn Hill Drive. Information: (859) 936-9815.

Pure Country with Sam Tucker, Randy Mays and Bobby Long, 7-11 p.m. Friday and Saturday, $5, Sam's Place, Old U.S. 127, Junction City. Information: (859) 854-6390.

The Big Maracas, salsa and Latin music, 6:30-8:30 p.m. August 21, Weisiger Park. Part of the of Whimsy in Weisiger Summer Concert Series. Free.

Ray Price, 7 and 9:15 p.m. Saturday, New Barn Theater, Renfro Valley. Cost: $21 and $23. Tickets: (800) 765-7464. Web site:

EKU Jazz Quintet, 7-9 p.m. Aug. 19, Irvine McDowell Park, Richmond. Free.

EKU Symphony Orchestra and Steel Band, 8 p.m. Saturday, White Hall State Historic Site, northern Madison County. Blanket seat cost: $10. Tables of six: $120. Information: (859) 623-1720.


"Daniel Boone, The Man and The Legend," 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays through Saturday, Old Fort Harrod State Park. Sunday show time: 7 p.m. Cost: $12/adults, $10/seniors, $8/children; Sunday prices, $8 for all individuals. Tickets: (800) 852-6663. Web site:

"The Stephen Foster Story," 8 p.m. nightly, My Old Kentucky Home, Bardstown. Information: (502) 348-5971.

"Academia Nuts," comedy, through Aug. 23, Pioneer Playhouse. Dinner and theater: $20; children under 6, $6.50. Theater only: $12; children under 6, $3.50. Dinner served at 7:30 p.m.; show goes up at 8:30 p.m. Reservations: (859) 236-2747.

"Hoofprints On The Stairs," a Civil War Music Drama, 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and Aug. 22-23, Centre Square outdoor stage, Lebanon. Adult cost: $7/advance, $9/door; children, $4. Limited seating; bring a lawn chair. Tickets: (877) 692-6002.


For "Nunsense," Ragged Edge Community Theater's fall musical, 2-5 p.m. Aug. 24, 7-10 p.m. Aug. 25, at the theater on Main Street, Harrodsburg. Roles available: five women, mid-teens to adults, any race; skills in tap, ballet, various musical styles, and ventriloquism useful. Auditions will consist of acting, singing and movement games and exercises. Additional audition information available at Production dates: Nov. 14-16 and 21-23. Information: (859) 734-2389.


Grassroots Writers, 6-7:30 p.m. second and fourth Tuesdays, Lancaster United Methodist Church, Stanford Street.

Main Street Market, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Thursdays through Sept. 18, corner of Main and Fourth streets.

Bob Zany, National Comedian of the Year nominee, Wednesday through Aug. 23, Comedy Off Broadway, Lexington Green. Show times and prices: 8 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, $8.25; 8 and 10:30 p.m. Friday, $12.75; 7, 9:15 and 11:30 p.m. Saturday, $15.75. Box office hours: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Web site:

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