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Award-winning Typeface Fayette Connected to Kentucky, Michigan

5 hours 23 min ago
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.”  

11 UK Student Artists Take Awards at 2018 Open Studio

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 9:00am
Eleven UK art students were recipients of awards totaling almost $14,000 during the 2018 Carey Ellis Juried Student Show.

Moscow Ballet Dances Into Town With Holiday Tradition

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 9:00am
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.

Find Your Jazzy Holiday Spirit at Singletary Center

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 9:00am
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.

Celebrate the Holidays at UK Opera, Alltech Sing-Along

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 9:00am
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.

UK Choreographer, Dancers Take on the Big Apple

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 9:00am
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 Music Education Professor Makes Impact in Liberia

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 9:00am
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.

Got Someone on the Nice List? Deck Their Walls With Art From UK Open Studio

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 9:00am
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.

Jazz With a Side of Holiday Cheer to Benefit UK School of Music

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 9:00am
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.

UK Fine Arts Wishes Good Tidings to You This Holiday Season

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 8:00am
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 Orchestra to Perform Side-By-Side With Cincinnati’s

Tue, 11/27/2018 - 9:00am
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 Piano Creativity Lab Makes 'Music To Be Seen'

Tue, 11/27/2018 - 9:00am
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 Student Chases Dreams at Met Opera Auditions

Tue, 11/27/2018 - 8:00am
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.

Student Takes Director’s Helm of UK Theatre’s ‘Peter and the Starcatcher’

Mon, 11/26/2018 - 9:00am
“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.

Ring in the Holidays With 'Collage'

Tue, 11/20/2018 - 9:00am
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 Theatre Takes Magical Adventure With 'Peter and the Starcatcher'

Mon, 11/19/2018 - 9:00am
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.

UK Alumna Dances Her Way From Big Blue to Cowboys Nation

Mon, 11/19/2018 - 9:00am
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 Alumna Cast in New Netflix Series ‘She-Ra’

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 9:00am
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 Bluegrass' Closes With the Jamgrass Sound of The Wooks

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 9:00am
"Appalachia in the Bluegrass" will close out this season with the first campus appearance of The Wooks noon Friday, Nov. 16, at Niles Gallery.

Singletary Sax Summit Features Jeff Coffin, Derek Brown and UK Musicians

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 9:00am
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.