Ayla Nelson makes her Lexington Children’s Theatre’s debut in its production of “Roald Dahl’s Matilda the Musical.” LCT is among the first local or regional theater troupes to produce the Broadway hit.
Danville’s Pioneer Playhouse continues its Kentucky Voices series this year with the final play from a trilogy of novels by Angela Correll, “Granted.” It was adapted for the stage by Holly Hepp-Galvan.
Kentucky Conservatory Theatre has one more weekend of “Beauty and the Beast” performances at Woodland Park this weekend. Critic Candace Chaney says this production manages to find more magic in the “tale as old as time.”
Former Georgia Satellites frontman Dan Baird was supposed to play Willie’s locally known last year, but had to cancel after being diagnosed with chronic lymphocytic leukemia. He’s back on the scheduled Friday with his band Homemade Sin.
A private inspector who warned a Missouri duck boat company about safety flaws more than a year ago says the biggest problem with the watercraft is the canopy that can trap people underneath during bad weather.