HARRODSBURG - Ragged Edge Community Theater's 20th season kicks off mid-September with Jesse Stuart's "The Thread That Runs So True." The play tells the story of young Jesse Stuart, who taught about the importance of education in Lonesome Valley. The drama is considered one of Kentucky's treasures. Production dates are Sept. 12-13, and 19-21.
Next up at 7 p.m. Oct. 11 will be "Celebrating 20 Years on the Edge" at Anderson Circle Show Barn. This event will be a celebration of the theater's 20th anniversary, with entertainment and scenes from past productions.
Offbeat musical "Nunsense," by Walton Jones, is set for November 14-16 and 21-23. It's the story of a hilarious talent show staged by the five survivors at the Little Sisters of Hoboken Nunnery. This popular musical also is celebrating its 20th anniverary in 2003. Audition dates are 2-5 p.m. Aug. 24 and 7-10 p.m. Aug. 25.
In January, the Harrodian Arts Series will present Normandi Ellis speaking on "The Quick and the Dead, Sorrowful Mysteries: Stories from Central Kentucky." The presentation is at 3 p.m. and is free.