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Dense Omnibus Of Musical Theatre

Photo by Bill Brymer/provided by Kentucky Opera   Showboat Music by Jerome Kern Book & Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein, II Based on the novel Show Boat by Edna Ferber This Production Originally produced by Goodspeed Mu...
by Keith Waits


Haunting & Beautiful Three Decembers

Denyce Graves (top), Nicole Joseph, & Carlton Ford in Three Decembers. Photo by Bill Brymer.   Three Decembers By Jake Heggie Directed by William Florescu Review by Annette Skaggs Entire contents copyright © 2015 Anne...
by Keith Waits


Dark And Ominous Ambition

The Witches from  KY Opera’s Macbeth. Photo-Patrick Pfister   Macbeth By Giuseppe Verdi Libretto by Francesco Piave Directed by Keturah Stickann Conducted by Joseph Mechavich Review by Annette Skaggs Entire content...
by Keith Waits



A British Tar Is A Soaring Soul

Photo-G&S Society of Louisville   H.M.S. Pinafore By Gilbert and Sullivan Directed by Kathy Norton Review by Annette Skaggs Entire contents copyright © 2015 Annette Skaggs. All rights reserved. Even if you don’t con...
by Keith Waits


David Roth – A Celebration of Life

David Roth (right) with partner Bryce Hudson.   By Kathi E.B. Ellis Entire contents copyright © 2015, Kathi E.B. Ellis. All rights reserved. On Thursday afternoon a goodly cross-section of arts workers, patrons and funder...
by Keith Waits