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UK Assistant Professor of Art Studio and Digital Design Mia Cinelli’s typeface Fayette was awarded a Graphis Silver Award for Typeface Design, and was published in “Graphis Typography 4.”
Eleven UK art students were recipients of awards totaling almost $14,000 during the 2018 Carey Ellis Juried Student Show.
The world’s favorite holiday ballet returns to the Bluegrass as Singletary Center for the Arts presents Moscow Ballet’s 26th annual “Great Russian Nutcracker” Dec. 17.
Singletary Center for the Arts will bring jazzy holiday cheer to the stage as it hosts the Bluegrass Area Jazz Ambassadors' 15th annual winter concert 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 11.
Spend the afternoon with the Central Kentucky community as it gets in the holiday spirit with everyone's favorite sing-along carols at "Celebration of Song" Dec. 9, at The Square.
Choreographer and UK dance lecturer Anthony Alterio along with eight UK students and one alumna just traveled to New York City to perform two new dances by the artist.
UK Assistant Professor of Music Education Martina Vasil recently traveled to Africa to provide music education techniques and professional development to teachers in Monrovia, Liberia.
UK School of Art and Visual Studies will bring holiday excitement to campus again this Friday with the university’s most popular visual arts event, Open Studio. This one-of-a-kind holiday festivity for art lovers showcases the talent of the university's students and celebrated art faculty 6-9 p.m., Nov. 30, at the Art and Visual Studies Building.
Friends of Music invites the public to the home of College of Fine Arts Dean Mark Shanda for an afternoon of festive jazz with UK School of Music faculty members Brad Kerns and Raleigh Dailey Dec.15. Registration deadline for this event is Nov. 30.
From UK artists' studios and Singletary Center for the Arts' stages to The Square downtown, the talented students and faculty of the College of Fine Arts will bring good tidings to you and yours this holiday season with everything from the best in visual arts to classic annual offerings of music and dance Nov. 30-Dec. 17.
UK Symphony Orchestra will continue its centennial season with Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 5 featuring a side-by-side performance with Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra and French conductor Louis Langrée. The concert, which will also feature Lexington native and Los Angeles Philharmonic's Nathan Cole as a guest concertmaster, will be presented Nov. 28, at Singletary Center.
UK's Piano Creativity Lab aims to delight audiences not only with sounds, but imagery as well. The free public concert “Making Music To Be Seen” will begin 7:30 p.m. tonight, at the Singletary Center.
UK Opera Theatre vocalist and first-year graduate student Taylor Comstock emerged as the sole winner of the Kentucky District Auditions of the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions held at the Singletary Center. Additionally, three other UK vocalists, alumni Michael Pandolfo, Key’mon Murrah and Maggie Smith, received the competition's Encouragement Awards.
“Peter and the Starcatcher” will take on two adventures as the UK cast and crew bring the production to the stage Nov. 29 through Dec. 2, in the Guignol Theatre. Not only will the show transport audiences to a journey on the high seas, this will be the first student-directed main stage production for the UK Department of Theatre and Dance.
More than 500 of UK School of Music and Central Kentucky’s most talented musicians will come together in celebration in this year's "Collage" holiday concerts Dec. 1-2, at the Singletary Center for the Arts.
UK Department of Theatre and Dance will bring Peter Pan's early adventures to life onstage with "Peter and the Starcatcher" Nov. 29-Dec. 2, at the Guignol Theatre.
A UK alumna has danced her way from Big Blue Nation’s Rupp Arena to AT&T Stadium in Cowboys Nation. Former UK Dance Team member and arts administration alumna Kristany Setser is a current member of the Dallas Cowboys' Rhythm and Blue hip-hop dance team.
UK opera alumna Reshma Shetty continues her successful acting career voicing a character in the new animated series "She-Ra and the Princesses of Power" on Netflix.
"Appalachia in the Bluegrass" will close out this season with the first campus appearance of The Wooks noon Friday, Nov. 16, at Niles Gallery.
As part of its Signature Series, Singletary Center will celebrate 30 years of saxophone studies at UK with "The Saxophone Summit" featuring dynamic innovators Jeff Coffin and Derek Brown alongside the Osland/Dailey Jazztet and UK Mega-Sax 1. “The Saxophone Summit” will begin 7:30 Wednesday, Nov. 14.