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Arts

  • Arts bulletin board: Sept. 6, 2013

    Ghost hunting program

    Thursday at library

    “Ghost hunting,” presented by Tom Jones of Kentucky Area Paranormal Society, will be from 6 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Shelby County Public Library, 309 8th St. in Shelbyville.

    Registration is requested for seating purposes.

    For more information, contact 633-3803, ext. 11 or marketing@scplibrary.net.

     

    ‘Jack and the Giant’ at theater

  • Arts bulletin board: Aug. 30, 2013

    Long Run Massacre re-enactments coming

    The annual re-enactment of some of Shelby County’s founding events is coming up next week.

    The Painted Stone Settlers Inc. will host the 15th annual Long Run Massacre and Floyd’s Defeat on Sept. 7 and 8 at Red Orchard Park.

    Heritage skills demonstrations, native American and settler camps, first person presentations and the main battle re-enactment will begin at 2 p.m. A special school day will be from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. next Friday.

  • Arts bulletin board: Aug. 23, 2013

    Downtown Shelbyville concert

    features New Breed this week

    New Breed is performing this week as part of the Downtown Shelbyville Street Party concert series.

    The show will be at 7 p.m. Saturday on the stage at 5th and Main streets. Food vendors will be on hand as well.

    There also will be a show Sept. 7, with Hard Rock City performing and the second car cruise of vintage vehicles in conjunction with the Shelby County Car Club.

  • Arts bulletin board: Aug. 16, 2013

    Acclaimed author

    to visit SC library

    You can spend an evening at the Shelby County Public Library with James Markert, author of A White Wind Blew, an historical novel that draws from his youth in Louisville.

    Markert grew up in the shadow of the Waverly Hills Sanatorium, a building with a reputation as one of the most haunted places on earth, perhaps because more than 50,000 patients are said to have died there at the height of the tuberculosis epidemic in the early 1900s.

  • Arts bulletin board: Aug. 9, 2013

    ‘Duck Dynasty’ stars

    will close state fair

    The Kentucky State Fair opens next Thursday with a lineup of stars, including country star Toby Keith and a show featuring oldies stars such as Gary Puckett, but the big event might be one nobody wants to duck.

  • Arts bulletin board: Aug. 3, 2013

    Good Ol’ Boys to perform at Waddy concert series

    A music series featuring bluegrass/gospel entertainers will continue at 7 tonight at the shelter at Waddy Baptist Church, featuring the Good Ol’ Boys from Mount Eden.

    Voice-audience participation is encouraged for the second half of the program. Concessions will be available with proceeds to benefit the Waddy Baptist Church youth group’s summer camp experience.

    Admission is free. Bring lawn chairs or blankets.

     

  • New events headline Shelbyville Horse Show Jubilee

    The Shelbyville Horse Show Jubilee hits full stride this weekend as it commands downtown Shelbyville for a community celebration.

    The jubilee got off to a rousing start with a breakfast on Thursday morning and the reception for the Youth Art Show on Thursday night.

    But the weekend accelerates quickly at 6 tonight when musician Will Husband will entertain in a Street Party Concert in the parking lot at 627 Main Street.

  • Arts bulletin board: July 26, 2013

    Shelby children’s choir to be on ‘Great Day Live’

    The Shelby County Community Children’s Choir – commonly known as SC3 – will appear Tuesday on Great Day Live, the morning news magazine on WHAS-Ch. 11 in Louisville.

    The show airs at 9 a.m., and according to choir leader James Ray Morgan, the group of elementary- and middle-school students will sing two songs.

    The show is hosted by Terry Meiners and Rachel Platt.

     

    Waddy concert series

  • Arts bulletin board: July19, 2013

    Rob Fest brings music to 2 stages at park

    The third annual Rob Fest, which benefits ASAP (adolescent suicide awareness and prevention), will be from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday at the Clear Creek Amphitheatre.

    A music festival with two stages, featuring Nashville recording artists Aly’an, the day also includes bouncies for kids, food, and a live and silent auction (featuring a Pitino-signed basketball).

    The cost will be $10 per carload. For more information, call 502-220-0751.

     

  • Arts briefs: July 12, 2013

    Tickets on sale for ‘South Pacific’

    Tickets go on sale today for Shelby County Community Theatre’s production of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s South Pacific.

    The musical, directed by Cyndi Powell Skellie, with musical direction by Lynne McReynolds Chenault, will be staged at 7:30 p.m. on July 19-20 and July 26-27 and 2:30 p.m. on July 21 and 28.

    Tickets are $15 adults, $12 seniors and $10 students. For more information, call 502-633-0222. SCCT is located at 801 Main St. in Shelbyville.