Live Performances in Lexington

The Lexington arts scene is full of great performances for patrons of all ages, offered year-round. From local actors and actresses at the Carriage House Theatre to kid-friendly shows at Lexington Children’s Theatre to touring performances at the Lexington Opera House, see what’s playing right now and go check out a live performance. 

Header Image: University of Kentucky Department of Theatre & Dance | Choreographers: Missy & Andrew Hubbard
Photographer: Larry Neuzel | Current Season info here.

Featured Attractions

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Lexington Opera House

401 West Short Street, Lexington, KY, 40507
(859) 233-4567

Lovingly restored to its 1887 glory, the Lexington Opera House offers something for everyone:...

Studio Players at the Carriage House Theatre

154 W Bell Court, Lexington, KY, 40508
(859) 257-4929

The Carriage House Theatre, in picturesque Bell Court, is home to Kentucky's oldest...

UK Singletary Center for the Arts

405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, 40506
(859) 257-1706

This handsome brick and glass structure serves as a bridge between the University and the community...

Lexington Children's Theatre

418 West Short Street, Lexington, KY, 40507
(859) 254-4546

Founded in 1938, Lexington Children's Theatre is one of the oldest continuously operating theatres...

Performing Arts Events 

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Live Music Venues

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Fairs & Festivals

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