Sun. March 25 – auditions for “Crawling Between Heaven and Earth” at The Monkey Wrench 3pm-7pm
Mon. March 26 – Gathering Long Table and Hootenanny at Haymarket Whiskey Bar, 331 E. Market St. 7:00pm FREE
7:30pm Long Table Discussion hosted by actress Kate Arrington and Motherlodge’s Ray Rizzo
9:00 Improvised Film Scoring Explosion and Hootenanny hosted by Aaron Latos with: Latos, Rizzo, Noah Barker, Luke McIntosh, Arrington, Alexander Clark Campbell and more scoring a mix of contemporary and classic silent films, including:
“A Day’s Messing,” Jeff Seal - A black and white modern silent short in the comedic style of Buster Keaton, Charlie Chaplin, and Georges Méliès.
“A Late Freeze,” Danica Novgorodoff – A Ken Burns-influenced presentation of a graphic novel that Danica developed with Less the Band in 2006. “A Late Freeze” is a tale of love (between a bear and a robot), snow, and trouble with the authorities.
“A Trip to the Moon,” Georges Méliès - The classic and widely influential 1902 science fiction film
and a selection of Charlie Chaplin shorts to round out the evening!
Thurs. March 29 – Motherlodge Opening Night at The Bard’s Town $10 Suggested Cover
6-8:00pm “Thresholds” Pop Up Gallery Opening at The Bard’s Town with music by Abe Lincoln and the Pennies
8:00 Project Improv (free event!)
9:00 Spring Motherlodge begins with a night of performances by
9:00 Self Kuwa and Ab Fresh’kid Ni ring, Audrey Crabtree
10:00 Christopher Layer
11:00 Jesse Elliott (of These United States) with: Chris Rhodahaffer, Aaron Latos, Noah Barker, Pierson Keating, and Luke McIntosh.
Fri. March 30 – Motherlodge at The Rudyard Kipling
12NOON – Motherlodge and WFPK present a WFPK Live Lunch with Jesse Elliot (of These United States), Lady Rizo (New York City Chanteuse), Carolann Ames (West Coast Singer Songwriter), LePetomane (Louisville Original Theatre Ensemble), Alexander Clark Campbell (Louisville Music Writer, Terrabeat organizer), and Sheila Joyce Pyle (Kentucky Voice, Mother of The Rudyard Kipling). FREE! (Go to wfpk.org for more info)
6-8:00pm “Thresholds” Pop Up Gallery Opening and Long Table discussion led by Jesse Elliot and Teresa Koester Mills
8-11:00pm “Early Evening Spectacle” – $10 cover
Penelope Quesada and her Peruvian Flute Trio & Dancers
11:30pm “Late Nite Spectacle” – $10 cover
The Slow Charleston
“Crawling Between Heaven And Earth” WORLD PREMIERE!
Sat. March 31 – Motherlodge at The Rudyard Kipling
(The Rudyard Kipling is ALL AGES until 5pm)
1pm – “Sound Of Music” sing along with Pierson Keating (All ages – FREE)
2:00pm – “Crawling Between Heaven and Earth” (all ages matinee – Ticketed)
3:30 – Long Table Topic: Ernest Becker’s Denial Of Death – FREE
6:00 – Staged Screening / Improv of UofL-UK NCAA Men’s Semi Final Game – FREE
9:00 – Spirits of the Red City and “Crawling Between Heaven and Earth” (ticketed)
11:00 – Lady Rizo and Shelby Park Soul Stew (ticketed)
April Fools Day – Motherlodge Closing Night at Headliners Music Hall
Hosted by Lady Rizo with Steely Danish, Corporal and special guests. Doors at 7, show at 8. $10, or $5 for Motherlodge and Humana Fest participants.