Pearse Lyons’ son pays tribute to him before singing competition
Mark Lyons, president and chairman of Alltech and son of late company founder Pearse Lyons, pays tribute to his father before the singing scholarship competition he founded at the University of Kentucky.
The first national tour of “The Play That Goes Wrong” rehearsed at the Lexington Opera House and gave preview performances in Lexington Sept. 14 and 15 before sitting off to cities such as Chicago and Los Angeles.
Student musicians from the Central Kentucky Youth Orchestras joined the professional musicians of the Chamber Music Festival of Lexington for a side-by-Side concert Aug. 22, 2018 at the Pam Miller Downtown Arts Center.
Lexington-based poet Ada Limón reads “The Last Thing” from her new book, “The Carrying,” the follow up to her acclaimed “Bright Dead Things,” which was nominated for numerous awards, including the National Book Award.
Lexington-based poet Ada Limón reads “The Visitor” from her new book, “The Carrying,” the follow up to her 2015 book “Bright Dead Things,” which was nominated for numerous awards, including the National Book Award for poetry.
Lexington native and 2018 Chamber Music Festival of Lexington artist-in-residence Ben Sollee talks about returning to classical music for the Aug. 16 to 26 event and the Kentucky influences that have shaped his unique music career.
Family, friends and colleagues of Holly Salisbury, the founding director of the University of Kentucky's Singletary Center for the Arts, gathered August 2 to remember her in the building she ran from 1979 to 2005. Salisbury died July 28.