Out of tune

Louisville Orchestra management and musicians clash over financial discord

This past Feb. 19 was a highlight of the concert season for the Louisville Orchestra.


Opera: Baby, it’s cold outside …

... but Kentucky Opera offers ‘A Night in Seville’



Culture: Don’t call him a magician

Mike Super aims to ‘mystify’

“Mystifier” Mike Super specializes not just in magic and illusion, but in getting his audiences in on the fun.


Opera: A whole new world

East meets West in Puccini’s ‘Madame Butterfly’

In 1904, Giacomo Puccini stood with one foot in the Old World, and one foot in the New.


Performing Arts: Va Va Vixens revive burlesque

It’s been a long time since adult entertainment has garnered respect in this community, but thanks to the burlesque troupe Va Va Vixens, that might be changing.


Dance: Thriller nights

Terpsichore Dance Company celebrates a 10-year tradition

Lately, it seems, turning a corner to find a magically appearing throng of dancing zombies has become nearly normal. And that is almost comforting.


Opera: Love Potion No. 9

Hey, Doc, you got anything for romantic troubles?

After opening its season in September with a pair of tragic Italian operas that end with blood on the stage, the Kentucky Opera this week turns back a half a 19th century


Opera: Tears of a clown

Kentucky Opera twin bill features ‘Pagliacci’ and ‘Rusticana’

The story structure of the opera “I Pagliacci” is a play within a play, so the plot is a bit tricky.


Dance: Love, loss and sweet revenge

Louisville Ballet presents ‘Giselle’

“A person’s body first has to learn to sing in silence.”


A&E Guide: Striking a chord

Sarah Chang remains polished, poised and passionate

Type in “Mendelssohn Violin Concerto” on YouTube and the top video choice that pops up is Sarah Chang, performing the work 16 years ago in her debut with the New York Ph