Stage & Dance

2017-18 Central Kentucky dance and movement calendar

The Lexington Ballet is one of several local dance troupes with a full slate of performances for 2017-18.
The Lexington Ballet is one of several local dance troupes with a full slate of performances for 2017-18. Lexington Herald-Leader

Steam Punk Masquerade

5-9 p.m. Sept. 15. Arabesque World Dance, 451B Chair Ave. Arabesquelex.com. Free.

Complexions Contemporary Ballet

8 p.m. Oct. 13. Brown Theatre, Louisville. $20-$50.

Lexington Ballet: ‘West Side and Other Stories’

7:30 p.m. Oct. 21. Lexington Opera House. $20-$46.

Kentucky Ballet Theatre: ‘Ballet Up Close & Personal’

7 p.m. Oct. 27, 28; 2 p.m. Oct. 29. Pam Miller Downtown Arts Center. 859-252-5245. Kyballet.com. $20-$28.

Bluegrass Youth Ballet: ‘Dia de los Muertos’

7 p.m. Nov. 3, 2 p.m. Nov. 4. Lexington Opera House. $17-$20.

Travis Wall’s Shaping Sound: ‘After the Curtain’

7 p.m. Nov. 5. Brown Theatre, Louisville. $40-$65.

Louisville Ballet: ‘Stravinsky!’

8 p.m. Nov. 10; 2, 8 p.m. Nov. 11. Brown Theatre, Louisville. $35-$111.

Russian Grand Ballet: ‘Swan Lake’

7:30 p.m. Nov. 20. EKU Center for the Arts, Richmond. $35-$60.

The Nutcracker
The EKU Center for the Arts will be one of several venues and groups presenting “The Nutcracker” during the holidays. EKU Center for the Arts

Lexington Ballet: ‘The Nutcracker’

2, 7:30 p.m. Dec. 2. EKU Center for the Arts, Richmond. $19-$44.

Kentucky Ballet Theatre: ‘The Nutcracker’

Dec. 9-17. Lexington Opera House. 859-252-5245. Kyballet.com. $20-$37.

Louisville Ballet: ‘The Nutcracker’

Dec. 9-23. The Kentucky Center, Louisville. $35-$111.

Bluegrass Youth Ballet: ‘The Nutcracker in One Act’

7 p.m. Dec. 15, 2 p.m. Dec. 16. Singletary Center. $17-$20.

Bluegrass Youth Ballet
Bluegrass Youth Ballet’s production of “The Nutcracker in One Act” returns to the Singletary Center for the Arts in December. Matt Goins Herald-Leader

Moscow Ballet: ‘Great Russian Nutcracker’

7 p.m. Dec. 18. Singletary Center. $23-$68.

JLD_Thousand Yard Stare_Photo Todd Rosenberg (1)
“Thousand Yard Stare” by Jessica Lang Dance Co., which will perform in Danville and Louisville in 2018. Todd Rosenberg © Todd Rosenberg Photography

Jessica Lang Dance

8 p.m. Jan. 20. Norton Center for the Arts, Danville. $27-$49.

UK Dance: ‘Accelerate’

7:30 p.m. Jan. 26-28. Singletary Center. $10-$15.

Lexington Ballet: ‘My Fair Lady’

2, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 10. Lexington Opera House. $20-$46.

Urban Bush Women

Dec. Feb. 24. Brown Theatre, Louisville. $20-$50.

Ballet Magnificat: ‘The Prodigal’s Journey’

7 p.m. March 3. EKU Center for the Arts, Richmond. $15.50-$25.50.

Rhythm of Dance

7:30 p.m. March 6. Lancaster Grand Theatre, Lancaster. $10-$55.

Flamenco Vivo

7:30 p.m. March 9. Grand Theatre, Frankfort. $20-$35.

Ky Ballet Theatre - Directors Choice
Kentucky Ballet Theatre revives its “Director’s Choice” production for 2017-18. Joe Lyman LymanDVM Photo

Kentucky Ballet Theatre: ‘Director’s Showcase’

7 p.m. March 23, 24; 2 p.m. March 25. Pam Miller Downtown Arts Center. 859-252-5245. Kyballet.com. $20-$28.

Bluegrass Youth Ballet: ‘Alice in Wonderland’

7 p.m. March 30, 2 p.m. March 31. Lexington Opera House. $17-$20.

Louisville Ballet: ‘Giselle’

8 p.m. April 13; 2, 8 p.m. April 14. Brown Theatre, Louisville. $35-$111.

Lexington Ballet: ‘The Jungle Book’

2, 7:30 p.m. April 14. Lexington Opera House. $20-$46.

Jessica Lang Dance

8 p.m. May 18. Brown Theatre, Louisville. $20-$50.

Kentucky Ballet Theatre: ‘The Little Mermaid’

2, 7 p.m. May 19; 2 p.m. May 20. Lexington Opera House. 859-252-5245. Kyballet.com. $20-$37.

VENUES

The following is an alphabetical list of venues mentioned numerous times in this calendar, with their addresses and contact information.

Brown Theatre. 315 W. Broadway, Louisville. 502-562-0188. Kentuckycenter.org.

Pam Miller Downtown Arts Center. 141 E. Main St., Lexington. 859-425-2562. Facebook.com/LexKyDAC.

EKU Center for the Arts. 1 Hall Sr., Richmond. 859-622-7469. Ekucenter.com.

Grand Theatre. 312 W. Main St., Frankfort. 502-352-7469. Grandtheatrefrankfort.org.

Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts. 501 W. Main St., Louisville. 502-584-7777. Kentuckycenter.org.

Lexington Opera House. 401 W. Short St., Lexington. 859-233-3535. Lexingtonoperahouse.com.

Norton Center for the Arts. Centre College. 600 W. Walnut St., Danville. 1-877-448-7469. Nortoncentre.com.

Singletary Center for the Arts, University of Kentucky. 405 Rose St., Lexington. 859-257-4929. Singletarycenter.com.

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