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. We plan to make them available for streaming and as podcasts.

Curtains@8 Archive

Feb. 3, 2017 - To get us started on Groundhog Day, we're revisiting last year's "Woodchuck" show! Play the show below or podcast it here.

February 10, 2017 - Our second archive podcast is from 2007. Enjoy Nick's chat with folk singer-songwriter Arlo Guthrie.

February 23, 2017 - Nick Lawrence signed off from Curtains@8 on January 19, 2017. In an unforgettable finale, guests, fans, and colleagues gathered to reminisce and share their thoughts on the show's impact on the Central Kentucky arts scene.

March 22, 2017 - Listen to an encore show from October 2010, featuring Fran Taylor, executive director of the Keeneland Foundation and administrator for market development. The discussion covered "Music of the Horse," a CD featuring classical music written in honor of horses and discussed two books: Keeneland: Then and Now, and Keeneland Entertains.

March 22, 2017 - Nick Lawrence and Joe Conkwright talk with Walter McCarty, a member of the 1994 "Comeback Cats," in this November 2008 episode.

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