rich copley http://weku.fm en Rich Copley: Moontower Music Fest, Films with Lexington Roots, 'Little Shop of Horrors' at Moondance http://weku.fm/post/rich-copley-moontower-music-fest-films-lexington-roots-little-shop-horrors-moondance <p>It’s time for our preview of weekend events with Rich Copley of the Lexington Herald Leader. &nbsp;</p><p>This week Rich tells us about a new music festival that organizers hope will become a summer mainstay in Lexington plus two new feature films with Asbury University roots plus "Little Shop of Horrors" on stage at the Moondance&nbsp;Amphitheatre. &nbsp;</p> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:13:02 +0000 Rich Copley & John Hingsbergen 62940 at http://weku.fm Rich Copley: Moontower Music Fest, Films with Lexington Roots, 'Little Shop of Horrors' at Moondance Copley: 'Biggest Upset in College Football History', Master Musicians, Lions Club Bluegrass http://weku.fm/post/copley-biggest-upset-college-football-history-master-musicians-lions-club-bluegrass <p>It’s time for our preview of weekend events with Rich Copley of the Lexington Herald Leader. &nbsp;Rich begins by telling WEKU’s John Hingsbergen about the Pioneer Playhouse production of “The Wonder Team.”<br /><br />Also on tap this weekend: The<a href="http://www.mastermusiciansfestival.org/" target="_blank"> Master Musicians' Festival i</a>n Somerset and the annual <a href="http://lionsclubbluegrassfair.com/registration-forms" target="_blank">Lions Club Bluegrass Fair</a> in Lexington's Masterson Station Park.</p> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 13:37:18 +0000 Rich Copley & John Hingsbergen 62283 at http://weku.fm Copley: 'Biggest Upset in College Football History', Master Musicians, Lions Club Bluegrass Rich Copley: Holiday Events and SummerFest Launching New Era http://weku.fm/post/rich-copley-holiday-events-and-summerfest-launching-new-era <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It’s time for our preview of weekend events with Rich Copley of the Lexington Herald-Leader. Fri, 04 Jul 2014 16:27:13 +0000 Rich Copley, Lexington Herald Leader, Rich Copley, Lexington Herald Leader & John Hingsbergen 61966 at http://weku.fm Rich Copley: Holiday Events and SummerFest Launching New Era Rich Copley: Oakridge Boys, Pride Festival & Local Actress 'Under the Dome' http://weku.fm/post/rich-copley-oakridge-boys-pride-festival-local-actress-under-dome <p>It's time for our weekly chat with Rich Copley about weekend arts and cultural activities. Rich tells WEKU’s John Hingsbergen that, with the Oakridge Boys performing Saturday night at Renfro Valley, he had a chance to interview one of the members of the group. &nbsp;</p> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 19:11:51 +0000 John Hingsbergen 61694 at http://weku.fm Rich Copley: Oakridge Boys, Pride Festival & Local Actress 'Under the Dome' Rich Copley: Gallery Hopping, Life in the Theatre and a Grand Night for Singing http://weku.fm/post/rich-copley-gallery-hopping-life-theatre-and-grand-night-singing <p>It’s time for our preview of weekend events with Rich Copley of the Lexington Herald Leader. &nbsp;Rich tells WEKU’s John Hingsbergen that the weekend begins with one of Lexington’s popular Gallery Hops.</p> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 23:12:03 +0000 Rich Copley, Lexington Herald Leader, Rich Copley, Lexington Herald Leader & John Hingsbergen 61337 at http://weku.fm Rich Copley: 'Dinner' at Balagula; Institute 193 Book Launch; Jean Ritchie Honored in Berea http://weku.fm/post/rich-copley-dinner-balagula-institute-193-book-launch-jean-ritchie-honored-berea <p>It’s time for our preview of weekend events with Rich Copley of the Lexington Herald Leader. &nbsp;Rich tells WEKU’s John Hingsbergen that, among the options for this holiday weekend, is a dark comedy opening Sunday at Balagula Theatre.</p><p> Fri, 23 May 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Rich Copley & John Hingsbergen 60014 at http://weku.fm Rich Copley: Cirque du Soleil Makes First Appearance in Lexington http://weku.fm/post/rich-copley-cirque-du-soleil-makes-first-appearance-lexington <p>It’s time for our preview of weekend events with Rich Copley of the Lexington Herald Leader.&nbsp;</p><p><br />Rich tells WEKU’s John Hingsbergen that, in the midst of Derby weekend, there are plenty of other entertainment events.&nbsp; Among them is Cirque de Soleil, making its first visit to this part of Kentucky. Other events discussed are: &nbsp;The play, Big River, in its second week at the Woodford Theatre; and the The Lexington Concert Band says farewell to longtime director Peter LaRue upon his retirement from the position.</p> Fri, 02 May 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Rich Copley & John Hingsbergen 59085 at http://weku.fm Rich Copley: UK Theatre at the Opera House, Concert at Former Ichtus Site, Concerts at Keeneland http://weku.fm/post/rich-copley-uk-theatre-opera-house-concert-former-ichtus-site-concerts-keeneland <p>It’s time for our preview of weekend events with Rich Copley of the Lexington Herald Leader.&nbsp;<br /><br />Rich tells WEKU’s John Hingsbergen that University of Kentucky theatre is presenting Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat at the Lexington Opera House through Sunday.</p> Fri, 25 Apr 2014 11:30:00 +0000 Rich Copley & John Hingsbergen 58688 at http://weku.fm Rich Copley: Melissa Etheridge, Japanese Theatre, Gallery Hop Top Regional Events http://weku.fm/post/rich-copley-melissa-etheridge-japanese-theatre-gallery-hop-top-regional-events <p>It’s time for our preview of weekend events with Rich Copley of the Lexington Herald Leader.&nbsp;<br /><br />Rich tells WEKU’s John Hingsbergen that, in addition to all the Easter holiday-related events are a performance of Japanese comic theatre, a gallery hop and a concert by singer and activist Melissa Etheridge.</p><p></p><p> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:37:58 +0000 Rich Copley, Lexington Herald Leader & Rich Copley, Lexington Herald Leader 58398 at http://weku.fm Rich Copley: Thy Will Be Done, Mosaics in Mt. Sterling, Lex. Vintage Dance and Beatles (sort of) http://weku.fm/post/rich-copley-thy-will-be-done-mosaics-mt-sterling-lex-vintage-dance-and-beatles-sort <p>It’s time for our weekly preview of weekend events with Rich Copley of the Lexington Herald Leader.&nbsp;<span style="color: rgb(40, 40, 40); font-family: 'Segoe UI WPC', 'Segoe UI', Tahoma, 'Microsoft Sans Serif', Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: normal;">&nbsp;This week Rich discusses Thy Will Be Done, an original oratorio by Winchester composer Angela Rice. It's having its third production this weekend, Thursday at the Cathedral of Christ the King and then Sunday at Tates Creek Presbyterian..&nbsp;</span></p><p> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 11:30:00 +0000 Rich Copley & John Hingsbergen 57757 at http://weku.fm Rich Copley: Snow White, Lafayette Grad in Mamma Mia and Preview of Spring Events http://weku.fm/post/rich-copley-snow-white-lafayette-grad-mamma-mia-and-preview-spring-events <p>It’s time for our preview of weekend events with Rich Copley of the Lexington Herald Leader. &nbsp;Rich tells WEKU’s John Hingsbergen that, among other events this weekend, is the Lexington Ballet production of Snow White on Saturday.</p><p> Fri, 21 Mar 2014 11:30:00 +0000 John Hingsbergen & Rich Copley 57104 at http://weku.fm Rich Copley: Comic, Actor Aziz Ansari On Stage at UK http://weku.fm/post/rich-copley-comic-actor-aziz-ansari-stage-uk <p>It’s time for our weekly preview of weekend events with Rich Copley of the Lexington Herald Leader. &nbsp;Rich tells us that, among other events this weekend, a well-known comic and star of NBC’s Parks &amp; Recreation, Aziz Ansari will be at UK tomorrow night.</p><p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 12:30:00 +0000 John Hingsbergen 56468 at http://weku.fm Rich Copley: Comic, Actor Aziz Ansari On Stage at UK Copley: UK Art Museum Showing off Photos, Bluegrass Events & UK Dance Minor Concert http://weku.fm/post/copley-uk-art-museum-showing-photos-bluegrass-events-uk-dance-minor-concert <p>The <a href="http://www.uky.edu/ArtMuseum/" target="_blank">Art Museum at the University of Kentucky</a> is showing off its photography collection.&nbsp; There’s plenty of bluegrass in the region this weekend and <a href="http://uknow.uky.edu/content/uk-dance-program-present-reactions" target="_blank">UK Fine Arts Dance Minor</a> has a concert. Here with a preview of weekend events is Rich Copley of the <a href="http://www.kentucky.com/" target="_blank">Lexington Herald Leader.&nbsp;</a></p><p> Fri, 31 Jan 2014 15:51:10 +0000 Rich Copley, Lexington Herald Leader, Rich Copley, Lexington Herald Leader & John Hingsbergen 55017 at http://weku.fm Chamber Music Festival Debuts World Premiere http://weku.fm/post/chamber-music-festival-debuts-world-premiere <p>The Sixth Annual Chamber Music Festival of Lexington going on this weekend at Fasig Tipton Pavilion once again features the debut of a new work of music composed for this festival. Fri, 31 Aug 2012 19:07:30 +0000 Roger Duvall 32248 at http://weku.fm "Gypsy," "1776," Then Poof Go the Directors http://weku.fm/post/gypsy-1776-then-poof-go-directors <p>Two central Kentucky theater groups are staging classic musicals this weekend.&nbsp; And afterward, both will lose their directors.&nbsp; With a preview of the Paragon Theater&rsquo;s production of &ldquo;<a href="http://paragonmusictheatre.org/">Gypsy</a>&rdquo; and the Woodford Theater&rsquo;s production of &ldquo;<a href="http://www.woodfordcountytheater.com/home/">1776</a>&rdquo; is <a href="http://copiousnotes.bloginky.com/category/paragon-music-theatre/">Rich Copley</a>, who&rsquo;s an arts and cultural reporter for the <a href="http://www.kentucky.com/">Lexington Herald Leader </a>ne Fri, 13 May 2011 11:20:00 +0000 Rich Copley 3437 at http://weku.fm "Gypsy," "1776," Then Poof Go the Directors