The Lexington Theatre Company announces 2020 Summer Season.

Lyndy Franklin Smith, Artistic Director


“Today’s Broadway Stars and Tomorrow’s Broadway Hopefuls” join together for Chicago and Disney’s The Little Mermaid


LEXINGTON, KY (January 13, 2020) – The Lexington Theatre Company (The Lex) will present Chicago (July 9-12) and Disney’s The Little Mermaid (July 30-August 2), at The Lexington Opera House. Chicago will be directed and choreographed by Patrick O’Neill (Associate Choreographer, Broadway’s School of Rock.)  The Lex Artistic Director and Broadway Vet, Lyndy Franklin Smith, will direct Disney’s The Little Mermaid, with choreography by another Broadway veteran Mara Newbery Greer.  The Lex Resident Music Director, Brock Terry, will music direct both productions, featuring a fantastic live orchestra.


The Lex continues its mission of creating first-rate professional regional theatre, while training and nurturing the next generation of theatrical artists.  Broadway Pros will lead the casts for both shows. And, The Lex is embarking on its five-weekend Audition Tour to select talented up-and-coming artists from programs across the country to join them.  Local artists also have the opportunity to perform with The Lex, as well as Youth and High School students in the Apprentice Program.


Season Tickets are now available by calling 859-233-3535.  Single Tickets will go on sale later in the spring. Audition & Application Information is now available at  Programs include onstage performing opportunities, as well as technical and administrative internships and apprenticeships.


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