What do you get when you mix pop culture, zany, slapstick comedy, a symphony orchestra and two slightly twisted yet incredibly talented performers? Not your normal evening at the Symphony or the Pops.
The Kentucky Symphony Orchestra has supplemented the exemplary Greater Cincinnati / Northern Kentucky performing arts menu with a programming special, the internet sensations Igudesman and Joo! In this spring concert, the two make their regional debut, and only second appearance with orchestra in the U.S. (the first was with the LA Phil at the Hollywood Bowl). “A Big Nightmare Music” (an up-sized and newer version of their side-splitting duo act —”A Little Nightmare Music”) employs the orchestra and individual musicians in sketches that combine and spoof classical music and pop-culture.
In the Baptist backwoods of the Bible Belt, the eccentric Turpin family proves that living and dying in the South is seldom tidy and always hilarious. Though they try their hardest to pull th ...