Area Happenings

April 15, 2004


Paintings by Anne Crawford, through May, Vineyard room, Chateau du Vieux Corbeau winery. Hours: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Information: (859) 236-1808.

Watercolors by Gaynella McGuire, through April, Boyle County Public Library. Open to the public during regular business hours. Free. Information: (859) 332-7046.

Works from Burgin schools, through April, McDowell Wellness Center. Sponsored by Gathering Artists. Open to the public during regular business hours. Free. Information: (859) 236-6627.


"Through the Lens of Clay Lancaster: Photographs of a Preservation Pioneer (1930-1970)," through May, Central Library Gallery, 140 E. Main St., Lexington. Information: (859) 231-5559.

"Fresh Paint," opening Friday, by Wilderness Trace Art League, Unit No. 2, Constitution Square. Hours: noon-4 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays, 1-4 p.m. Sundays. Closed Tuesdays. Information: (859) 236-6561. Open house: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. April 17, noon-4 p.m. April 18; refreshments served.

"Matter of Spirit: Artwork by Carolyn Young Hisel and Edward Knippers," by Lexington Art League, through April 25, Loudon House Gallery, Lexington. Hours: 1-4 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday. Information: (859) 254-7024. Web site: Reception: 6-8 p.m. Friday; cost, $5.

All-member exhibit, by Gathering Artists, through May, Commonwealth Cancer Center, Danville bypass. Open during regular business hours. Free. Information: (859) 236-6561. Reception: 10 a.m.-noon May 8.

"From the Southwest," paintings by Elizabeth Clapp, through May 29, Miller Fine Art and Framing, 501 E. High St., Lexington. Reception: 5-9 p.m. Friday. Information: (859) 254-0402. Web site:


Larry Sanders and BorderLine Band, featuring country, old rock and roll and gospel music, 7 p.m. Saturday, Lions Park Community Center, Factory Street, Harrodsburg. Cost: $10; doors open at 6 p.m. Concessions available. Information: (800) 928-3361.

Stardust, 8 p.m.-midnight Friday and Saturday Mae Johnson's White Barn, Waynesburg. Cost: $5/adults, $1/under 9. Information: (606) 365-3417.

Spring Choral Concert, featuring Centre Singers, Womens Voices and Mens Voices, 3 p.m. Sunday, Audrey Gillespie Recital Hall, Centre College. Program includes arrangements of traditional folk songs and spirituals as well as works by Maurice Durufle, Gyorgy Orban and PDQ Bach. Free.

Murray Perahia, piano, 8 p.m. April 27, Newlin Hall, Centre College. Tickets: (859) 236-4692.

Mel Tillis, 7 and 9:15 p.m. Saturday, New Barn Theater, Renfro Valley. Cost: $22 and $24 plus tax and handling. Tickets: (800) 765-7464. Web site:

Davis Cherry, senior piano and organ recital featuring works by Chopin, Rachmaninoff and J.S. Bach, 8 p.m. Sunday, Newlin Hall, Centre College. Free.

Advocate Brass Band, 1:30 p.m. April 25, Weisiger Park outside Boyle County Courthouse. Free; bring chairs or blankets.

Mike Archer, 7:30-10:30 p.m. today, Two Roads Cafe. Saturday: After Six, 7:30-10:30 p.m. Wednesday: Guitarist Paul Sirimongkhon.


"Anne of Green Gables" adapted from the books by L. Maud Montgomery to the stage by Sylvia Ashby, 8 p.m. May 7-8 and 14-15, 3 p.m. May 9 and 16, West T. Hill Community Theatre. Interpreted for the deaf May 14. Tickets: (859) 236-1310.

"The Tomato Plant Girl," an empowering tale of friendship and self-confidence, 10 and 11:45 a.m. today and Friday, 2 p.m. Sunday, Lexington Children's Theatre. Cost: $10/adults, $8.25/children; group rates available. Tickets: (800) 928-4545.

"The Cocoanuts," by DramaCentre, 8 p.m. April 28-May 1, Weisiger Theatre, Centre College. Tickets: (859) 236-4692.

"Keeneland Puzzle," mystery dinner theater sponsored by Community Education and West T. Hill Community Theatre, 5 and 7:30 p.m. April 24, Two Roads Caf. Adult cost: $55/couple, $30/individual. Youth cost: $35/couple, $30/individual. Information: (859) 239-8986.

"Women of Shakespeare," by Somerset Community College, 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and April 22-24, Stoner Little Theatre. Cost: $10. Tickets: (606) 679-8501, ext. 3408.

"The Grand Guignol - Tales of Horror and Ecstasy," 8 p.m. today through April 24, 2 p.m. April 25, Guignol Theatre, University of Kentucky, Lexington. Cost: $12/general, $8/students and senior citizens. Tickets: (859) 257-4929.


For "The Taffetas," romp through the 1950s with an all-female singing group, 6:30 p.m. May 16 and 17, West T. Hill Community Theatre. Singing roles available for eight women, all ages. Information: (859) 236-8607.


Contra dance, sponsored by Lexington Traditional Dance Association, 8-11 p.m. Saturday, ArtsPlace, 161 N. Mill St., Lexington. Music by Atcher, Beck and Kahl. Dress for energetic activity. Cost: $5/adults, $4/students and first-timers. Information: (859) 269-2713.


Public book discussion of "Buffalo Dance: The Journey of York," led by Wilma Brown, 7 p.m. Monday, Boyle County Public Library. Information: (859) 236-7794.

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