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Nov 14, 2017


Backstage Tour and Theatre Introduction Session Begins Tonight! Over 100 Lexington Youth/Chaperones to See Rogers + Hammerstein’s The Sound of Music on Sunday at 6:30 p.m.

LEXINGTON, KY (November 14, 2017) -- Broadway  Live will host the first session of the 2017-18 Broadway Buddies program tonight at the Lexington Opera House at 6:00 p.m. 

The Broadway Buddies program, sponsored by White, Greer, Maggard Orthodontists, and with the support of Toyota Motor Manufacturing of Kentucky, is designed for underserved youth, who otherwise might not have the opportunity, to experience the art and magic of professional live theater.

As part of this program, the 2017-18 scholarship recipients (comprised of 100+ students and their chaperones) will be treated to a backstage tour of the Opera House as well as an introductory session about theater production and etiquette TONIGHT at 6 p.m. at the Lexington Opera House.  Lexington youth and chaperones will attend the Sunday 6:30 p.m. performance of Rogers + Hammerstein’s The Sound of Music presented by Broadway Live at the Opera House.

Broadway LIVE and The Opera House to Host the 2017-18
“Broadway Buddies” program with The Sound of Music
Over 100 Lexington Area Youth/Chaperones to attend.

Backstage Tour of the Opera House and an introduction to Theater Production and Theater Etiquette

Tuesday, November 14th, 2017 at 6 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. – Introduction to Theater Production
6:15 p.m. – Backstage Tour begins
7:00 p.m. – Theater Etiquette Class
Sunday, November 19, 2017, at 6:30 p.m. - Performance

The Lexington Opera House, 
401 W. Short St.
Broadway and Short Street in Downtown Lexington, KY

Members of the media and camera crews are welcome to attend.  Please contact Sheila Kenny at (859) 233-4567 ext.3285 or on cell (859) 552-8191.