What's Happening in the Area

November 13, 2003


"A Portrait of Vietnam," photographs by Avery Crounse and Erin Crounse, through Dec. 12, Norton Center for the Arts, Centre College. Free.

"Great Escapes," by The Escape Artists from London and Somerset, through December, Vinyard Room, Old Crow Inn. Hours: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Also on exhibit: Works by David Farmer, in the tasting room. Information: (859) 236-1808.

Watercolors by Jim Underwood, through November, Boyle County Library. Sponsored by Gathering Artists. Open to the public during regular business hours. Free.


Varied works by Madelyn Worley, through November, McDowell Wellness Center. Sponsored by Gathering Artists. Open to the public during regular business hours. Free.

Paintings by Diane Reed and Jackie Zimmerman, photography by John Robinson, through Jan. 9, Commonwealth Cancer Center, Danville bypass. Open during regular business hours. Free.

Holiday exhibit and sale, featuring hand-crafted ornaments and decorations; Christmas cards; hand-knitted and -crocheted items; unframed watercolors, batiks and prints, through Dec. 7, Main Floor Gallery, Wilderness Trace Art League, Constitution Square. Open house: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday and 1-4 p.m. Sunday. Hours: noon-4 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays, 1-4 p.m. Sundays. Closed Tuesdays. Information: (859) 236-6561.

Paintings by David Farmer, Wednesday through Dec. 31, Miller Fine Art and Framing, 501 E. High St., Lexington. Reception: 5-9 p.m. Nov. 21. Information: (859) 254-0402 or


"The Spirit of America," Jeffrey Swann, piano, 8 p.m. Friday, Singletary Center for the Arts, Lexington. Cost: $20-$38. Tickets: (859) 257-4929.

Musicians' Showcase, 4 p.m. Saturday, Grant 114, Centre College. Free.

Mike Archer, adult contemporary music, 8 p.m. Saturday, Eclectic Coffee Company, 400 Finn Hill Drive. Information: (859) 936-9815.

DiMartino/Osland Jazz Orchestra, with saxophonist/flutist Mike Mower, 8 p.m. Monday, Comedy Off Broadway, Lexington. Cost: $6.25. Tickets: (859) 271-5653.


"Nunsense," musical comedy, 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and Nov. 21-22, 3 p.m. Sunday and Nov. 23, Ragged Edge Community Theater, Harrodsburg. Cost: $10/adults, $9/seniors, $7/children. Tickets: (859) 734-2389.

"Saturday Night Fever," disco musical, 8 p.m. today, Newlin Hall, Centre College. Tickets: (859) 236-4692.

"Sing-A-Long Wizard of Oz," 7:30 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday, Newlin Hall, Centre College. Tickets: (859) 236-4692.

"Fool of the World," Russian folk tale, 2 p.m. Sunday and Nov. 22-23, 10 and 11: 45 a.m. Tuesday through Nov. 21, Lexington Children's Theatre, 418 W. Short St., Lexington. Cost: $10/adults, $8.25/children. Tickets: (800) 928-4545.


For "A Mid-Winter Madrigal Feaste," Ragged Edge Community Theater's winter special event, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Dec. 6, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Dec. 8, Main Street, Harrodsburg. Roles available: several actors for singing/acting roles, and a chorus; auditions consist of readings from the script and singing a muscial number of the individual's choice. Production dates: Jan 23-24. Information: (859) 734-2389.


Cruise-in, 5-8:30 p.m. Friday, Main Street, Stanford. Registration: one child's toy. Even includes food booths and a silent auction. Proceeds go to Toys for Tots.

"A Holiday Gathering," featuring readings, music, gift specials, light refreshments and the sharing of heirloom holiday recipes, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays in November, Penn's Store. Information: (859) 332-7706.

"Night of Elegance," formal dinner and dance sponsored by Harrodsburg Roots and Heritage, 7 p.m. Nov. 29, Lions Park Community Center. Music by D.J. Ice. Cost: $15/person, $25/couple; tickets can be purchased from any member of the organization.

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

Candle workshop, creating holiday candles, 1 and 3 p.m. Saturday, Elements Pottery, 471 Stanford Ave. Workshop includes two practice and six candles. $10 prepaid fee covers all materials and person instruction. Reservations required; call (859) 236-1808.

Christmas in the Valley, beginning with tree lighting 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Renfro Valley. Event runs 7 p.m. every Friday and Saturday through Dec. 13. Cost: $18. Tickets: (800) 765-7464.

Fort Harrod Holiday Gala, 6-9 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Old Fort Harrod State Park, Harrodsburg. Cost: $3/adults, $3/children. Information: (859) 734-9614.

Roadside Stand, featuring organic garden produce and other value-added products from Peacemeal Organic Gardens, 9 a.m-noon Tuesday through Friday through November, inside grounds at St. Catharine. Information: (859) 336-7778.

Southern Lights, 5:30-10 p.m. Nov. 21-Dec. 31, Kentucky Horse Park, Lexington. Cost: $12/carload. Information: (859) 255-5727.

Directors sought, for 2004-2005 season of productions at Ragged Edge Community Theater. Send resumes to: RECT, P.O. Box 157, Harrodsburg, KY 40330. Information: (859) 734-2389.

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