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Talk to us: Do you have a story about The Kentucky Theatre?

The Kentucky played host to Hollywood for a premiere screening of Secretariat on Oct. 3, 2010.
The Kentucky played host to Hollywood for a premiere screening of Secretariat on Oct. 3, 2010. Lexington Herald-Leader

The Kentucky Theatre, the beloved downtown Lexington institution, will celebrate its 90th birthday next month. Do you have a great story to tell about a memorable moment at the historic movie house? If so, we want to hear from you.

Did you go to your first movie at The Kentucky? Did you propose there? Did you play Frank-N-Furter in a Rocky Horror Picture Show shadow cast? Did you sneak in back when it showed adult films? Did a relative play the organ? If it's an interesting story about the theater, tell us.

Email your story to Scott Shive, sshive@herald-leader.com. Please include your name, age, where you live and a daytime phone number. Also tell us: What's your favorite movie that you've seen at The Kentucky?

Your name and story might be used in the Herald-Leader and LexGo.com.

If you don't use email, send your story to: Kentucky Theatre Memories, c/o Scott Shive, Lexington Herald-Leader, 100 Midland Avenue, Lexington, Ky. 40508.

The deadline to receive stories is Sept. 21.

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