March 29, 2012 - 1:59pm
University of Louisville’s School of Music puts on the Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart opera centering on the humorous vulnerabilities of young romance.
Considered by director Mike Ramach to represent a “gold standard” of a great opera, Mozart’s Cosi fan tutte, translated as ‘All women are like that’, tells the story of a young love with comedic twists and turns. Melding the beautiful music from one of the...
March 22, 2012 - 5:08pm
This year’s strong Festival continues by showcasing the identity crisis of a five hundred year old playboy who eats people.
March 16, 2012 - 4:21pm
The Jewish Community Center opens Curtains, a murder mystery musical well worth your time.
February 20, 2012 - 11:00am
The place was packed, everybody ready to hear me tell a story. Yes, me. I was at Headliners Music Hall to participate in the Moth, a live storytelling event that started in New York in the late 1990s and recently made its way to Louisville. The theme that night, which I knew ahead of time, was “neighborhoods.”
This article appears in the February 2012 issue of Louisville Magazine. To subscribe, please visit Lou.com.I had prepared a story about my family’s old Brooklyn block, filled with Russian immigrants, Orthodox Jews and us yuppies. Life there had been nonstop culture shock. For example, there...
February 22, 2012 - 6:08pm
The Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts, MEX Theatre and The As Yet Unnamed Theatre Company, celebrating its 15th season, presents “Angel Street” a play set in a London four storied house, has a past the audience soon figures out is quite intriguing.
Bella Manningham (played by Jennifer Poliskie) is very convincing as a vulnerable, panicky, young wife who seems to be losing her mind as Jack Manningham (played by Michael Jester) her murder-minded, thieving, nefarious spouse connives to not only drive her crazy, with the help of his maid Nancy (...