July 13, 2023 - Eastern Standard 

The local and regional summer events calendar is full of great entertainment and cultural options. In this hour of Eastern Standard we explore six of those live stage and music events. Featured interviews include Lexington Theatre Company co-founder and Artistic Director Lyndy Franklin Smith, the team from the Appalachian Shakespeare Center at EKU, Jazz pianist Leo Genovese, a segment on jazz trumpeter Bill Coleman who escaped racism in Paris, Ky to find acceptance and fame in Paris, France - and now Paris, Kentucky is throwing a jazz festival in his honor, EKU music professor Bernardo Scarambone on a concert series that explains how instruments work, and Allison Kaiser, reflecting as she prepares to retire on her 13 years as Executive Director of the Lexington Philharmonic.