Curtains @ 8

Curtains @ 8 ended its run on January 19, 2017. This page is for archive purposes.

Curtains@8 host Nick Lawrence welcomed a wide range of guests from the Central Kentucky arts community for 24 years on WUKY.

The station is working to archive some highlights from the conversations and in-studio performances aired over the years. Check out our podcast archive below.

See a video tribute marking the 20th anniversary of Curtains@8 below.

Nick talks with Kentucky poet and author Frank X Walker about Buffalo Dance: The Journey of York - originally broadcast 09/10/03.

Nick & The Vagina Monologues (01/09/01)

Aug 22, 2017

Nick Lawrence is joined by  Joann Harris, author of "Chocolat," discussing her book- "Five Quarter's of The Orange." Originally broadcast June 27, 2002.

Nick is joined by a trio of young Lexington actors,

with Lexington theater artist and director Tonda-Leah Fields to discuss their production of The Complete Works of William Shakespeare. Originally broadcast on February 26, 2002, and presented now in memory of Tonda, who passed on July 29, 2017. 

Nick is joined by Kent Masterson Brown to discuss the film "Henry Clay & The Struggle for The Union." Originally broadcast June 16, 2011. 

Nick with Jay Flippin (3/15/11)

May 25, 2017

Nick is joined by musician Jay Flippin discussing his long time collaboration with actress, dancer and documentary producer Debbie Novak. Originally broadcast March 15, 2011.

Singer-Songwriter Arlo Guthrie (2007)

Apr 7, 2017