Zack Morris plays Tatah and Taylor Riordan plays his daughter during a rehearsal of “Ragtime” on Sept. 27, 2016. The University of Kentucky Opera Theatre presents the musical “Ragtime” Oct. 6 to 9, 2016 at the Singletary Center for the Arts Concert Hall, 405 Rose St. in Lexington, Kentucky.
Zack Morris plays Tatah and Taylor Riordan plays his daughter during a rehearsal of “Ragtime” on Sept. 27, 2016. The University of Kentucky Opera Theatre presents the musical “Ragtime” Oct. 6 to 9, 2016 at the Singletary Center for the Arts Concert Hall, 405 Rose St. in Lexington, Kentucky. Rich Copley rcopley@herald-leader.com
Zack Morris plays Tatah and Taylor Riordan plays his daughter during a rehearsal of “Ragtime” on Sept. 27, 2016. The University of Kentucky Opera Theatre presents the musical “Ragtime” Oct. 6 to 9, 2016 at the Singletary Center for the Arts Concert Hall, 405 Rose St. in Lexington, Kentucky. Rich Copley rcopley@herald-leader.com

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