Tag: Kentucky Symphony Orchestra

What to Do/See/Hear | Nov. 15-21

It’s not quite Thanksgiving, but one can easily fill one’s plate with a feast of events this week. Whether you’re more interested in Renaissance music, a look at the stars, bluegrass or swing, there’s something for you in the next seven days, starting tonight. Here’s a checklist.

Time to tune up your health, with KSO’s help

The Kentucky Symphony Orchestra performs in the concert bowl at Devou Park.

The Kentucky Symphony Orchestra will add a 5K run and boot camp workout to its repertoire as part of Covington’s Healthy Outdoor Weekend. That will be combined with a concert of popular classics planned by KSO director James Cassidy, with it all designed to help you feel fit as a fiddle.

Sondheim vs. Lloyd Webber

Jessica Hendy in Lloyd Webber’s “Cats,” currently running on Broadway.

Local Broadway stars Pamela Myers and Jessica Hendy are ready to serve up some Sondheim and Lloyd Webber at the Kentucky Symphony. Rick Pender interviews the singers and conductor J.R. Cassidy to shed some light on what sets these musical theater giants apart from the pack and from each other.