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December 9, 2016

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The Coasters spread holiday cheer

Legendary rhythm and blues vocal group The Coasters will celebrate the holidays with a live Christmas concert at The Center for Rural Development. Enjoy some of your favorite holiday carols sprinkled with their greatest hits at The Coasters Christmas Concert on Saturday, Dec. 10, at 7:30 p.m. at The Center. The Coasters had a string […]

New art exhibit on display

Self-taught artist Sonya Roark of Somerset has always been creative, but she only started painting a couple of years ago. One day, while looking at her grandmother’s electric guitar, she decided “out of the blue” to paint a picture of the cherished childhood gift. That first acrylic painting inspired Roark to combine two of her favorite things: a love for […]

Tickets available for two remaining Center Stage shows

Individual show tickets for the three remaining 2016-2017 Center Stage performances presented by Lake Cumberland Performing Arts, in partnership with The Center for Rural Development, are now on sale. Individual show tickets may be purchased at the Box Office or tickets may be purchased online at www.centertech.com. Purchase your tickets now! Individual Show Tickets: The Center’s […]

Announcing 2016-17 School Time Theatre series

Lake Cumberland Performing Arts, in partnership with The Center for Rural Development, is pleased to announce the new season for the 2016-2017 School Time Theatre performing arts series. The new season features fun, exciting performances from some of America’s favorite storybook and animated television characters from the award-winning Fred Rogers Company and PBS KIDS. Professional actors from the nation’s top touring companies […]

Battle of the Band winners

Frontier, a soft rock/Americana band from Laurel County, was first-place winners at this weekend’s 10th annual Don Marshall Lake Cumberland Battle of the Bands. The band took home the top prize—$1,000 in prize money—and will receive a guaranteed spot in next summer’s 2017 Master Musicians Festival. Frontier battled six other bands to take the top spot and win the […]

Art camp begins this week

Experience the arts like never before at the Virginia Murrell Summer Art Camp for children between 6-11.

Final week for art exhibit

If you haven’t viewed our wildlife art exhibit in the front lobby, stop by before July 19th for a look at these beautiful paintings.

School Time: The Lightning Thief

Follow Percy Jackson on an adventure to bring peace to Mount Olympus in the next School Time Theatre performance.

Kevin Spencer Magic & Illusion Show

Lake Cumberland Performing Arts, in partnership with The Center for Rural Development, presents Kevin Spencer in a magic and illusion Center Stage performance on Saturday, April 16, at 7:30 p.m. at The Center.  Kevin Spencer’s Magic and Illusion show  is the most unique, sophisticated, and modern production of theatrical grand illusion in the performing arts arena. […]

New Year’s Eve Benefit Show

Tribute artists Diana Lynn and Ron Preston celebrate the “Sounds of the Carpenters Once More” in a New Year’s Eve show.

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