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Opening Night: Bernstein & Gershwin

Orchestral, Classical

LexPhil opens with a centennial celebration of Leonard Bernstein, featuring Bernsteinís Suite from Candide and a semi-staged presentation of Bernsteinís opera Trouble in Tahiti at the Lexington Opera House, featuring stage direction by John de los Santos and vocal talent from Kentucky Opera Studio Artists. Pianist Ryan Shirar performs Gershwinís beloved Rhapsody in Blue.