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  • Louisville Hip Hopera on Saturday, December 1, 2018 @ 8:00 PM, Bomhard Theater
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  • Location: The Kentucky Center, 501 W Main St - GET DIRECTIONS
  • Date(s): Saturday, December 1st @ 8:00 PM
  • Ages: All ages
  • Price: Tickets are $15.00* in advance || *20.00 Day of Show || $25.00* VIP || $10.00* for children aged 12 and under
    *sales tax not included
  • Running Time: TBD
  • Access Services: Accessible Seating, Assistive Listening System
    502-566-5111 (V) or 502-566-5140 (TTY)?
    • Wheelchair Accessible
    • Hearing

SCENE at the Center, our small plates eatery, offers bar and food service two hours prior to most performances in Whitney Hall and the Bomhard Theater. Kitchen service ends as the curtain rises, but beverage service will continue throughout the performances and extend through midnight on Friday and Saturday nights.

Show Details

The Kentucky Center presents
Louisville Hip Hopera

The Louisville Hip Hopera is an arts experience bringing stories of the streets to Bomhard Theater through music, art, poetry, and dance. The proceeds will go to Athiri, a nonprofit where artists lead youth in service-learning projects to better their communities.

Cast and Crew
1200, Musician
Jacqui Blue, Musician
Lance Newman, Poet
Josh Ford, Dancer
Renee Murphy, Narrator
DJ Kym Williams, Deejay
Kevlen “The Illest-Strator” Goodner, Artist
Dawne Gee, Actress

Created and Directed by Jecorey “1200” Arthur
Stage Design and Wardrobe by Katie Lee Jones in collaboration with the West Louisville Women’s Collaborative
Videography by J. Tyler Franklin in collaboration with A.M.P.E.D.
Photography by West of Ninth

Presented by The Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts and B96.5

VIP Ticket includes:
-Early entry into the theater
-Afterparty pass
-Gift bag

VIP entry at 7:00 PM
General admission entry at 7:30 PM


Kentucky Center Members, order through the Hotlines to receive your FULL BENEFITS, including waived fees. MembersFirst ($100-499 donors), call (502) 566-5144. CenterCircle Members ($500+), call (502) 566-5195. Hotlines are open M-F, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM.