Shooting Glances

300 East Third Street, Lexington, KY 40508
Phone:(859) 230-5700
Date: May 19, 2022
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Price: FREE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Don't Miss Allegro Dance Project's Shooting Glances
Lexington, KY- May 19th, 2022
Allegro Dance Project will perform their work Shooting Glances, exploring the issue of gun violence
through contemporary dance, aerial arts & live music. Immediately after the performance, community
leaders from ONE Lexington, S.W.A.G, Council Member Jennifer Reynolds and Whit Whitaker will
speak about the issue on a local level, sharing local efforts & resources and help to lead an audience
conversation.
FREE admission. Doors open at 6:30, performance begins at 7:00 at Lexington’s Lyric Theatre. Face
masks requested while inside the theatre.
School shows of Renaissance will be available for sensory friendly field trip opportunities on
Thursday, May 19th and Friday, May 20th at 10am. Admission is free and school/group registration can
be completed online at www.allegrodanceproject.org
LexArts has provided support for Shooting Glances (a segment from Renaissance) through their Fund
For the Arts, with additional support from The Kentucky Arts Council, the state arts agency, which
provides American Rescue Plan Funds to Allegro Dance Project, with federal funding from the
National Endowment for the Arts.
About Allegro Dance Project
Allegro Dance Project is a 501(c)(3) non-profit contemporary dance company founded in 2014 by
Jeana Klevene. Each season, dance outreach and performance opportunities are provided for hundreds
of children with specific needs and the professional company provides contracts and apprenticeships to
talented dancers, aerial artists and musicians. To learn more, visit www.allegrodanceproject.org
The Lyric Theatre
300 E Third Street
Lexington, KY 40508
(859) 280-2218
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