The Ali Center’s Author Series begins later this month, with Jan Carew as the honored guest. Carew is author of Black Midas and Ghosts in Our Blood: With Malcolm X in Africa, England and the Caribbean.
The 2010-2011 season of the Louisville Ballet opens this weekend with the classical ballet Giselle. A special 9/11 tribute before Saturdays performance will feature armed forces, police, fire and emergency service personnel.
The 2010 Idea Festival starts later this month in Louisville, with an expected attendance of 5,000 to 6,000 at the Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts, and organizer Kris Kimmel says there has been an increase in all-access pass purchases from outside of Kentucky. New additions to this year’s festival include IF Mashups and Thrivals… Continue reading Idea Festival Brings Monae and Sapphire
The Louisville Orchestra opens its 2010-2011 season at Whitney Hall with world-renowned violinist Sarah Chang.
The 2010-2011 season of Actors Theatre of Louisville begins this week, with an adaption of a New York Times best-selling novel.
The story of a fugitive inspired Actors Theatre of Louisville’s A/I Company to its first production of the 2010-2011 season at the Victor Jory Theater.
The 5th Annual Big Ol’ Backyard Barbeque to benefit the Home of the Innocents is this weekend. Four local chefs and family activities highlight the Home’s fundraiser.
The Louisville Ballet and Louisville Science Center are partnering together for the first time in an educational series, set to kick-off August 28, 2010 at the Science Center. Visitors will be able to explore topics like health and nutrition, and the science behind ballet dancing.
The recipients will be honored by Gov. Beshear at a public ceremony and celebration in October, in the Capitol Rotunda.
Grammy-award winning band OK Go is set to headline the first Discover Louisville Festival. The event, created by the University of Louisville, is designed to connect students with the community.