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February 22, 2017

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New landscape art exhibit

Landscape artist David Coffey of Monticello finds inspiration in everything around him. Whether it is a weather-beaten barn, a white country church on a sunny day, or the colors of fall, Coffey paints what he sees in front of him and what he feels in the moment. “I have always felt that a painting is a photograph […]

Tickets on sale for Barefoot in the Park

Barefoot in the Park comes to The Center for Rural Development on March 16 for our last Center Stage performance.

Tickets available for final Center Stage show

Individual show tickets for the 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 Box Office […]

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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