FEUD Part 2: FIREBRAND
call for time
Jenny Wiley Theatre, 218 Second Street, Pikeville, KY
When a public argument between the Hatfields and McCoys turns bloody, the hot headed Tolbert McCoy runs away to escape certain death. An unlikely encounter with an eccentric inventor from New York and his domineering wife forces Tolbert to confront the demons of his past and prepare for what awaits him in the future. Don't miss the premiere of Feud Part 2: Firebrand. Audience rating: PG Cast: Robert Daniels, Mary Hussey, John Robertson Director: Kimberly Hover Willard
Holly Provance Doggett, 877-CALLJWT, email@example.com
FEUD Part 1
Jenny Wiley Theatre, 218 Second Street, Pikeville
The feud between the Hatfields and the McCoys has become a modern symbol of the perils of family honor, justice, and vengeance. FEUD Part 1 explores the forbidden love story between Johnse Hatfield and Roseanna McCoy. Set in 1881 in Pike County, KY, Johnse, Roseanna, and Paris McCoy have one fateful night to tell their stories. Truths are revealed, history is set in motion, and the legend begins. Audience rating: PG Cast: Robert Daniels, Mary Hussey, John Robertson Director: Kimberly Hover Willard
Holly Provance Doggett, Executive Director, Jenny Wiley Theatre, 877CALLJWT, firstname.lastname@example.org
United Way Campaign Celebration
4pm - 7pm
Fifth/Third Pavilion, Lexington, Ky
All are invited to enjoy a fun, FREE evening in downtown Lexington to celebrate the kick-off of this year’s United Way campaign. Don’t miss all the fun: live music, food and beverage vendors, games, special guests and a big announcement!
Katie Williams, email@example.com
Burlesque Performer Training
1:30 - 3:30 PM, 6:00 - 8:00 PM and 8:30 - 10:30 PM
Defiance Studios, 1555 E New Circle Rd #182, Lexington, KY 40509
Are you interested in becoming a burlesque performer? Do you have a strong affinity for theatricality and glamour and all things Oh-La-La!? Well, you've come to the right place!
Learn the basics of burlesque performance from award-winning professionals in sixteen 2 hour classes that provide all the skills you will need to create a marketable stage identity, successful acts and glamorous costumes, all while gaining confidence and poise, expressing sensuality and creativity, and having fun! This course is also VERY beneficial for pole dancers/athletes, exotic dancers, and aerialists as it will help to expand your floor work skills while helping to give your performances a theatrical edge that audiences, booking agents and producers crave!
The first hour of class is comprised of lectures and demonstrations while the second hour of class is in the format of a traditional dance class, referred to as “theory” and “movement.”
-Creating a Stage Identity
-Creating an Act Concept
-Music & Musicality
-Choreography & Choreography of Events
-Burlesque Politics & Social Theory
-Connecting with the Audience
-Makeup for Stage & Photography
-Hairstyling for Stage & Photography
-Powerful Entrances & Exits
-Dancing in High Heels
-Walks & Struts
-Glove & Stocking Peels
-Dancing with Boas
-Dancing with Props
-Creating Exciting Reveals
-The Burlesque Handbook by Jo Weldon (hardcopy or digital acceptable)
-A pen and notebook for notes.
-Ballet slippers, jazz, or contemporary dance shoes of your choice.
-Please dress in form-fitting stretchy clothing that will be appropriate for moving around!
Choose from three time slots:
Tuesdays 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Tuesdays 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Tuesdays 8:30 PM to 10:30 PM
$480 for sixteen classes, $250 for eight classes, $130 for four classes, or $35 drop-in. Tuition assistance is available for those who qualify.
Siobhan Durham, 859-264-1117, firstname.lastname@example.org
R.C. May Photography Lecture Series: LAUREL NAKADATE
UK Art Museum, 405 Rose St., Lexington, KY
In Residence Exhibition
Loudon House, 209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington, KY 40505
Explore new bodies of work created via a three month summer artist residency by painter Lori Larusso and fiber artist Melissa Vandenberg. Free Opening Reception Sept. 5, 6pm-9pm. The residency will culminate in a public exhibition Sept. 5 - Oct. 5.