What's Happening In The Area

November 11, 2004


"Ritual Objects," an exhibit of works by Flame Run resident artist and Centre College graduate Paul J. Nelson, through Wednesday, Flame Run studio, Louisville. Hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Information: (888) 584-5353. Web site:

Works by Jack Kaiser, through November, Boyle County Public Library. Open to the public during regular business hours. Free. Information: (859) 332-7046.

"Assignment: Turkey," exhibition of photographs by Advocate-Messenger chief photographer Clay Jackson, through Dec. 31, Centenary Christian Life Center, Perryville Road. Hours: 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, 9:30 a.m.-noon Sunday. Free. Information: (859) 236-4800. Reception: 5-8 p.m. Nov. 12.


Humanities exhibit of 19th-century French bronze sculptures, through Dec. 3, AEGON Gallery, Centre College. Gallery hours: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Information: Judith Pointer Jia, (859) 238-5469.

All-member exhibit, through November, McDowell Wellness Center. Sponsored by Gathering Artists. Open to the public during regular business hours. Free. Information: (859) 236-6627.

Christmas-themed exhibit and craft show by Wilderness Trace Art League, through December, 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.

Paintings and photography by Gathering Artist members, through December, Commonwealth Cancer Center, Danville bypass. Open during regular business hours. Free. Information: (859) 236-6561.

"40 Fingers," works by Diane Braber, Marsha Heidbrink, Jacqui Lubbers and Delaire Rowe, Saturday through Jan. 2, Central Library Gallery, 140 E. Main St., Lexington. Information: (859) 231-5559. Gallery Hop: 5-8 p.m. Nov. 19.

"Tales from the Easel: 19th- and 20th-century American Narrative Paintings from Southeastern Museums, circa 1800-1950," through Dec. 12, Speed Art Museum, 2035 S. Third St., Louisville. Hours: 10:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, 10:30 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursday, 10:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and noon-5 p.m. Sunday. Cost: $8/adults, $6/seniors, $4/students and children. Information: (502) 634-2700 or

"Flame Run," an exhibit of contemporary art glass by four artists from Louisville's Flame Run studio, Nov. 19-Jan. 8, Yeiser Art Center, Paducah. Information: (270) 442-2453.


Handel's "Messiah," by Centre College Choir and Orchestra, 8 p.m. Nov. 20, Newlin Hall, Centre College. Tickets: (859) 236-4692.

Kartik Seshadri, sitar virtuoso, with Tabla artist Arup Chattopadhyay, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Weisiger Theatre, Centre College. Free.

Troy Cook, baritone, 3 p.m. Nov. 21, Weisiger Theatre, Centre College. Tickets: (85) 236-4692.

Kentucky Rain, 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.

Hawthorne String Quartet, best known for championing the works of composers persecuted during the Nazi regime, 8 p.m. Monday, Weisiger Theatre, Centre College. Tickets: (859) 236-4692.

Desert Wind, 8 p.m.-midnight Saturday, Fraternal Order of Eagles 4394, Junction City. Cost: $5/members and guests.

Country Junction, country music, 8 p.m.-midnight Saturday, Crossroads, intersection of Ky. 27 and Ky. 34 outside Danville. Cost: $5. Auctions held Tuesday and Friday.

Barry Alcorn, 8 p.m. Friday, Eclectic Coffee House. Free. Information: (859) 936-9815.


Sesame Street Live's "1-2-3 ... Imagine!" 7 p.m. Dec. 16 and 17, 10:30 a.m. Dec. 17 and 18, 1 p.m. Dec. 19, 2 p.m. Dec. 18, 4:30 p.m. Dec. 19, Rupp Arena, Lexington. Cost: $12 and $15. Tickets: (859) 233-3535.

"Attempts on Her Life," by DramaCentre, through Saturday, Weisiger Theatre, Centre College. Tickets: (859) 236-4692.

"Greetings!," holiday comedy, 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and Nov. 19-20, 3 p.m. Sunday Nov. 21, Ragged Edge Community Theater, Main Street, Harrodsburg. Cost: $10/adults, $9/seniors, $7/children. Tickets: (859) 734-2389 or


For "On Golden Pond," West T. Hill Community Theatre's mid-winter production, 6:30 p.m. Dec. 13 and 14, at the theater on Larrimore Lane. Roles available: one 12-year-old boy; one woman, 35-45; one woman, 55-70; one man, 55-70; and two men, 35-45. Production dates: Feb. 4-6 and 11-13. Information: (859) 236-3481.

For "The Diary of Anne Frank," Ragged Edge Community Theater's mid-winter production, 10 a.m. Nov. 20, 6:30 p.m. Nov. 22, at the theater on Main Street, Harrodsburg. Roles available: three women, any age; seven men, any age; and several youths, ages 12-18. Production dates: Feb. 11-13 and 18-20. Information: (859) 734-2389.


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

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