What's Happening In The Area

April 22, 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.


"Fresh Paint," 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.

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.


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

Carl Hurley, 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday Saturday, New Barn Theater, Renfro Valley. Cost: $18 and $20 plus tax and handling. Tickets: (800) 765-7464. Web site:

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

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

The Swells, 7:30-10:30 p.m. today, Two Roads Cafe. Saturday: Two Roads Jazz Cafe, 7:30-10:30 p.m. Wednesday: guitarist Paul Sirimongkhon.

Senior voice recital by Missy Crowley, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Grant 114, Centre College. Free.

CentreFlutes concert, 3 p.m. Sunday, Grant 114, Centre College. Free.

Just In Tyme, 7 p.m. Saturday, Mackville Community Center. Doors open at 6 p.m. Concessions include hamburgers, hot dogs, ribeye sandwiches and homemade desserts. Cost: $8/adults, $4/ages 12 and under. Information: (859) 262-6105.


"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 Cocoanuts," by DramaCentre, 8 p.m. Wednesday through 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. Saturday, 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. today through Saturday, Stoner Little Theatre. Cost: $10. Tickets: (606) 679-8501, ext. 3408.

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


Contra dance festival, Friday through Sunday, Russell Acton Folk Center, 212 Jefferson St., Berea. Music by The Elftones, The Berea Castoffs and The Contrary Travelers. Dress for energetic activity. Information: (800) 598-5263.


Kentucky Writers Day celebration, noon-6 p.m. Sunday, Historic Penn's Store, Gravel Switch. Information: (859) 332-7706 or 332-7715. Web site:

Bad 2 the Bone Wrestling, fund-raising event for Harrodsburg High School baseball team, 8 p.m. May 7, Harrodsburg High School. Doors open at 6:45 p.m. Main event: The BBW World Heavyweight Title match between Vic the Bruiser and Billy Black. Advance cost: $6/general, $7/ring side. At door cost: $8; ages under 3 free. Tickets available from ball players and coach, and Harrodsburg Middle School. Tickets: (859) 734-4380. Information: (502) 569-1939 or

"The Magnificent Seven," 1960, directed by John Sturges, 7 p.m. today, Boyle County Public Library. Synopsis: A small Mexican farming village is terrorized by an army of bandits who come each year and steal most of what their land has produced. They decide to hire gunmen to help them resist the outlaws. April 29: "Little Big Man," 1970, directed by Arthur Penn and starring Dustin Hoffman and Faye Dunaway.

James Gregory, "the funniest man in America," Saturday and Wednesday through May 1, Comedy Off Broadway, Lexington Green. Show times and prices: 8 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, $12.25; 8 and 10:30 p.m. Friday, $17.75; 7, 9:15 p.m. and 11:30 p.m. both Saturdays, $19.75. Box office hours: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday.

Elayne Boosler, a trailblazer for funny females, today and Friday, Comedy Off Broadway, Lexington Green. Show times and prices: 8 p.m. today, $25.75; 8 and 10:30 p.m. Saturday, $25.75. Box office hours: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday.

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