April 22, 2014 - 6:06pm
Pride and Prejudice
Jane Austen's tale of morality and manners takes the Floyd Central High School stage in Pride and Prejudice, which opens Friday.
Jane Austen's tale of morality and manners takes the Floyd Central High School stage in Pride and Prejudice, which opens Friday.
April 5, 2014 - 3:48pm
English Country Dancing - courtesy of Louisville ECD
Ever wished you could dance like they did in Jane Austen novels? The tradition is alive and well in Louisville, and has been for ten years.
March 15, 2013 - 12:22pm
The Jane Austen Society celebrates the 200th Anniversary of ‘Pride & Prejudice’
Two centuries later, and people are still obsessed. Join the fine folks of the Jane Austen Society tonight at Locust Grove for a special celebration of the classic novel starting at 7pm.
This is not a good day for me to write about Jane Austen.  Because today I am wearing the high polish space helmet of insanity.  The Good kind.  We’ve talked about it before.  The spider-fingers dash of Crazy creativity that gives me thousands of words at a time, and I...
February 15, 2013 - 12:51pm
Dr. Glynis Ridley unravels the creation of ‘Pride & Prejudice’ with the Jane Aus
Writing is difficult. I’m sweating right now. Curious to know how the famous novel came to be? Join Dr. Glynis Ridley and the Jane Austen Society this Sunday, February 17th at 2pm at Locust Grove and hear the story.
I never turn on the light.  A bright room turns the windows into mirrors, and then I must look at myself with the alien blue halo over my face as I sit at the computer.  Sucked into the computer.  Merging cyborg love – painful – with the computer.  Because I am...
January 24, 2013 - 10:00am
You are formally invited to the Historical Ball this weekend at Locust Grove
Waltz into the weekend at the Historical Ball this Saturday at Locust Grove
This Saturday, January 26, a historical ball will be held at Locust Grove from 7:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.Held in the Audubon Room auditorium in the Visitor’s Center, the ball will feature live music with dances called by Tom and Toni Tumbusch.And?Guests are encouraged to wear historic dress from...