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October 22, 2016

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Individual show tickets now on sale!

Individual show tickets for the 2016-2017 Center Stage series presented by Lake Cumberland Performing Arts, in partnership with The Center for Rural Development, are now on sale. The new season includes exciting performances by country music band Restless Heart, Oct 21; FAME-The Musical, Nov 10, based on the well-known movie and television series; family favorite Daniel […]

Announcing School Time Theatre

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 […]

VSA KY Side-by-Side art exhibit on display

The 2016 VSA KY Side-by-Side art exhibit, featuring artwork from nine talented young artists and students at Northern Middle School, is on display at The Center for Rural Development. “We are excited to showcase the work of these gifted young student artists and their creative talents,” said Dianna Winstead, associate director of arts, culture, and events […]

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.

Get your tickets for The Coasters

The Coasters, America’s premier rhythm and blues vocal group, will open the 2015-2016 Center Stage season on Thursday, Sept. 24, at 7:30 p.m. in a live concert performance at The Center.

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