What's Happening In The Area

August 19, 2004


Artworks by Virginia Robertson and Nancy Beresford, through Sept. 30, Vineyard Room, Chateau du Vieux Corbeau winery, 471 Stanford Ave. Hours: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Information: (859) 236-1808.

"Nature Up Close," photographs of flowers and creatures by Geri Trinler, through August, Boyle County Public Library. Open to the public during regular business hours. Free. Information: (859) 332-7046.

"Let There Be Light," a national juried art exhibition, through Sept. 11, Centenary Christian Life Center, 1441 Perryville Road. Free. Hours: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m.-noon Friday, 10:30 a.m.-noon Sunday. Information: (859) 236-4800.


Paintings by Diane Carey, through August, McDowell Wellness Center. Sponsored by Gathering Artists. Open to the public during regular business hours. Free. Information: (859) 236-6627.

"Suddenly Sirius," exhibit of new works by members with a canine or a celestial theme for the dog days of summer, by Wilderness Trace Art League, through August, Unit No. 2, Constitution Square. Facility also includes two floors of members' arts and crafts. Hours: noon-4 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays, 1-4 p.m. Sundays. Closed Tuesdays. Information: (859) 236-6561.

Paintings by Jack Carey, for sale and on display, Cutter's Buffet, Hustonville Road.

Works by several members, by Gathering Artists, through December, Commonwealth Cancer Center, Danville bypass. Open during regular business hours. Free. Information: (859) 236-6561.


Ceol Cridhe, Celtic music, Whimsy in Weisiger concert, 6:30-8:30 p.m. today, Weisiger Park, downtown Danville. Also featuring ArtsAlive! art market, sponsored by Arts Commission of Danville/Boyle County, and farmer's market. Free. Aug. 26: Shane White and the Two Roads All-Star Band, musical favorites.

Spare Change, 8 p.m.-midnight Friday and Saturday Mae Johnson's White Barn, Waynesburg. Cost: $5/adults, $1/under 9. Auction: 7 p.m. Mondays, led by Waynesburg Auction. Information: (606) 365-3417.

Royal Blue, bluegrass music, 8-10:30 p.m. Friday, Junction City. Part of the Railroad Days entertainment. Information:

The Blue Dawg, a central Kentucky bluegrass band that writes and performs much of its own material, 8-10 p.m. Saturday, Olde Town Park, Main Street, downtown Harrodsburg. Free; rain cancels. Part of the Summer Entertainment Concert Series.

Jazz Cafe, 7:30-10:30 p.m. Saturday, Two Roads Cafe. Wednesday: Open mic with guitarist Paul Sirimongkhon. Information: (859) 236-9847.


"Daniel Boone, The Man and the Legend," 8:30 p.m. through Saturday, James Harrod Amphitheatre, Harrodsburg. Cost: $12/adults, $10/seniors, $8/children 5-12; $5/under 4. Reservations: (800) 852-6663. Web site:

"Bay at the Moon," soulful comedy, through Saturday, Pioneer Playhouse. Dinner and theater: 7:30 p.m., $25. Theater only: 8:30 p.m., $13. Reservations: (859) 236-2747.

"Dancing at Lughnasa," Irish drama, 8 p.m. Sept. 10-11 and 16-18, 3 p.m. Sept. 12, West T. Hill Community Theatre, Larrimore Lane. Tickets: (859) 236-1310.

"Noises Off!," play-within-a-play and Broadway hit, 8 p.m. Sept. 10-11 and 17-18, 3 p.m. Sept. 12 and 19, Ragged Edge Community Theater, Main Street, Harrodsburg. Cost: $10/adults, $9/seniors 60 and older, $7/children 12 and under. Tickets and information: (859) 734-2389.


For "Dark of the Moon," West T. Hill Community Theatre's late fall offering, 6:30 p.m. Sept. 13 and 14, at the theater on Larrimore Lane. Roles available for 13 males and 12 females, ages 14 and older. Information: (859) 236-8607.

For Rhythms of Life Dance Company, 8 p.m. Aug. 31, St. Augustine Church, 13th and Broadway, Louisville. Auditionees should be prepared to learn 2 combinations, modern and jazz, and bring a resume and recent photographs. Dancers must be 18 years old. Information: (502) 338-8518 or RhythmsOfLife


10th Annual Harley/Motorcycle Meet, 5-9 p.m. Aug. 28, Main Street, Harrodsburg. Featuring new, old and specialized motorcycle models and a Harley Fashion Show. Free. Information: (859) 734-6811.

Sixth Annual DeaFestival, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sept. 5, Kentucky Center, Louisville.

Standup Comedy Show, featuring Jimmy Brogan, Holly Henson and Dominic Dierkes, 8:30 p.m. Aug. 27-28, Pioneer Playhouse. Cost: $10. Tickets: (859) 236-2747.

Junction City Railroad Days, today through Saturday, throughout Junction City. Cost: $2. Information: (859) 854-6137.

Butchertown Country Day, Sept. 11, Casey County.

Call for artists interested in exhibiting at "Gallery Hop Stops," set for 5-8 p.m. Nov. 12 and Feb. 4 and hosted by the Arts Commission of Danville/Boyle County. For information about becoming an exhibitor: Ann Nichols, Executive Director of the Arts Commission, (859) 238-0063 or

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