What's Happening in the Area

November 20, 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. Hours: noon-4 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays, 1-4 p.m. Sundays. Closed Tuesdays. Information: (859) 236-6561.

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


Ryan Adcock, acoustic rock and roll, 9 p.m. Dec. 2, Combs Center Warehouse, Centre College. Free.

Mandorico, with guest, today, The Dame, 156 W. Main St., Lexington. Doors open at 9 p.m.; music begins at 10 p.m. Cost: $5. Information: (859) 226-9204.

Stardust, Saturday, Mae Johnson's White Barn, Waynesburg. Hours: 8 p.m.-midnight Saturday. Cost: $5. Information: (606) 365-3417.

Billy Jonas, "bang-along" musician, 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Plum Alley Theater, Elizabethtown. Cost: $10/adults, $5/children. Information: (270) 234-8258.


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

"Bah, Humbug!," musical version of popular "A Christmas Carol," 8 p.m. Dec. 5-6 and 12-13, 3 p.m. Dec. 7 and 14, West T. Hill Community Theatre. Cost: $8/advance, $9/door. Tickets: (859) 236-1310.


For "Over the River and Through the Woods," West T. Hill Community Theatre's winter production, 7 p.m. Dec. 8 and 9, Larrimore Lane. Roles available: two older men, two older women, one early 20s man and one early 20s woman. Production dates: Feb. 5-8 and 13-15. Information: (859) 236-8607.

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 musical number of the individual's choice. Production dates: Jan 23-24. Information: (859) 734-2389.


Contra dance, sponsored by Lexington Traditional Dance Association, 8-11 p.m. Friday, ArtsPlace, 161 N. Mill St., Lexington. Music by Atcher, Beck and Kahl. Dress for energetic activity. Cost: $5/adults, $5/students and first-timers. Information: (859) 269-2713.

Contra dance, 7:30-11 p.m. Saturday, Russell Acton Folk Center, 212 Jefferson St., Berea. Music by Clearbranch with Tim Worman. Dress for energetic activity. Cost: $6/adults, $4/students and children. Information: (800) 598-5263.


Lancaster Arts and Crafts Bazaar, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Up with Youth Building, East Buford Street. Featuring 21 crafters. Garrard County Baseball Boosters will sell giveaway tickets. Lunch includes chili or homemade soup, sandwich, dessert and drink; cost is $5. Free.

"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. This week: 1-2 p.m., heirloom recipe sharing with Doris Purdom; 2 p.m. Sen. Dan Kelly and Dawn Osborn. 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.

Tour of Old Crow Inn, 1 and 3 p.m. Nov. 29 and Dec. 13, 471 Stanford Ave. Includes discussion of six families that have lived in the house as well as interesting architectural features. $6 fee goes to Old Crow Inn Educational Foundation. Reservations required; call (859) 236-1808.

"North By Northwest," part two, 7 p.m. today, Boyle County Public Library. Free. Part of "Films of the 1950s" Library Film Series.

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