Bluegrass Youth Ballet - The Nutcracker In One Act

Friday, December 15, 2017 - 7:00pm

Bluegrass Youth Ballet presents "The Nutcracker in One Act" in the SCFA Concert Hall.

This shortened performance of The Nutcracker (presented in a single, family-friendly act) was created with younger audiences in mind, condensing the enchantment to capture the attention of kids.

Reserved Seating.

Free tickets for children 2 & under available at the SCFA Box Office.

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Remember Me

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 - 7:30pm

University of Kentucky, College of Fine Arts alum (DMA 1999) and current University of Michigan percussion professor Michael Gould presents his multimedia opus Remember Me, A lifetime drama in one hour. 

Nic Gareiss Workshop and Performance

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Nic Gareiss - a traditional Appalachian and Irish dancer, teacher, and researcher - will host a workshop on Appalachian clogging, flatfooting, and Irish step dance with a performance to follow.


The Creative Arts Living Learning Program regularly hosts guest artist and performances in Holmes Hall to bring together all creative-types for fun and enriching opportunities outside the classroom.
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NEW WORKS NOW! Submissions Open

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 2:00pm to Monday, November 13, 2017 - 12:00pm

Beckett. Hansberry. Ailey. Tharp. These esteemed playwrights and choreographers weren’t always household names. Samuel, Lorraine, Alvin, and Twyla were once young writers and dancers paying their dues, exploring their passion, and finding their voice. New Works brings to the stage works from students and alumni of the Department, celebrating 50 years of risk-taking expression and creative process. Learn what it means to be a creative type with this mixed bag of original works-in-progress that caps off our golden anniversary season.

AUDITION - Studio Season Fall 2017

Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 5:30pm to 9:00pm

The Studio Season Board with faculty member Herman Farrell we would like to post an open call for the

Audition time: Wednesday September 6th 5:30 - 9 pm
Location: Briggs Auditorium, Room 127 Fine Arts Building
Material for Audition: A 1 minute monologue (or story if you do not have enough time to prepare)

Sign ups for the audition with more information/character breakdowns are at the call board outside the front office in the fine arts building.

Moscow Ballet's 25th Annual Great Russian Nutcracker

Monday, December 18, 2017 - 7:00pm

The biggest Christmas experience of the year! The original, direct from Russia, Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker! 
“Knock Out!” raves the New York Times. Enchant the whole family with larger than life magical props, a 60 foot growing Christmas tree and spectacular Russian-made costumes and sets.
A must-see event, witness the world’s best dancers on stage in Lexington!

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