Kentucky Opera was founded in 1952 by Moritz von Bomhard and was designated the State Opera of Kentucky in 1982.
In the 2009, Kentucky Opera made the intimate Brown Theatre its permanent home and produces three professional operas each season.
One of the oldest stoneware manufacturers in the United States, Stoneware has been dedicated to the tradition and careful craftsmanship of transforming clay into enduring, functional art for the home and kitchen since 1815.
On the Stoneware Art Factory tour, follow the steps of more than 20 skilled artisans who take the clay from raw form to completed piece. Pick from a wide selection of pottery pieces and use the same tools and glazes as Stoneware’s artisans, to decorate your own masterpiece. Once complete, your piece will be glazed and fired by Stoneware staff. After its time in the kiln, it’ll be ready for pick-up in about 7 to 10 business days. Allow 1 to 2 hours.
Located in Louisville, Kentucky the art factory in the Paristown Pointe neighborhood offers tours twice a day Monday through Friday and a paint your own pottery experience and retail store Monday through Saturday.
On the morning of a scheduled job, Fish Window Cleaning's fully insured, licensed, and bonded team arrives at the premises in full uniform, ready to scour outdoor windows until they gleam. During indoor work, they work quietly, donning fresh shoe covers, slipping cloth pads under each window, and dressing in camouflage that matches your wallpaper. The team’s impeccable service earned their company a Better Business Bureau Torch Award in 2009.
Though they're renowned for customer service, team members also benefits from more than 30 years of experience in the industry. That combination helped them balloon from a solitary office to 220 franchises across 40 states and one moon colony. Each outpost maintains rigorous standards when performing residential and commercial chores, from pressure washing to construction cleanup.
We are a locally owned hardware store who has been in business for 61 years. We proudly serve the communities of Germantown, Old Louisville, Schnitzelburg, and all other surrounding neighborhoods with all of their hardware needs.
In-house interior designers guide patrons through the more than 130 glass pendant lights that gleam through a massive array of lighting fixtures at Scorpio Interiors. Barstools and other home furnishings beg to enliven drab rooms, and a mouth-blown glass pendant light ($175) can drench vaulted ceilings in an auburn glow while patrons utilize a Sticks floor lamp ($125) to pole-vault over exposed rafters. The 17-inch Abeni ceramic sculpture ($63) and water-drop bud vase ($24) are tasteful accents to an art collector’s living room, and the alabaster pebbles and manageable flame of a bio-ethanol tabletop fireplace ($269) create an ideal venue for campfire sing-alongs free of Smokey the Bear's off-key howlings. Clients solicit the help of the staff to sift through the 100 barstools, available in 17 metal finishes and 80 fabrics, that freckle the display floor.
Captained by double-board-certified Dr. Robert Kagan, the crew of contourers at Anew Allure specializes in a suite of minimally invasive cosmetic procedures. Natural fillers and water-assisted lipo number among their treatment options, and all patients receive a complimentary consultation to determine the best strategy for getting in shape before inner-tube season.
We are a residential and commercial cleaning company specializing in quick, economical and accurate cleaning.
The mother-daughter team of designers at Palazzina selects elegant furnishings, accessories, and gifts to beautify customers' dwellings. Spread sheets of style across the walls with fabrics, wallpaper, and silly-putty imprints of oil paintings from design lines such as Lee Jofa, Kravet, Duralee, Thibaut, Highland Court, or trade worn-out thrones for royal furnishings from Hickory Chair, Baker, and Henredon. Palazzina also stocks a wide selection of Italian pottery, florals, lamps, and artwork to accent the home. Light up the dining room with a selection of candles ($25–$50) and bring Rome to the kitchen with a set of small Italian pitchers ($28). Coffee-table books ($36–$65) add spark to living-room conversations, and a set of linen guest towels ($25–$35) pamper visitors and homeowners pretending to be guests alike.
Recognizing that no one plans for the furnace to go out or the air conditioner to fail, the experienced technicians at Aire Serv stand ready to resuscitate all brands of heating and cooling systems 24 hours a day. They also perform maintenance services to maximize performance and can make recommendations for high-efficiency upgrades. A part of The Dwyer Group, which was featured on CBS's Undercover Boss, Aire Serv looks to continually improve service by providing ongoing training to its technicians and daily hugs to its trucks.
The style-savvy staff at Red Tree helps homeowners to embellish abodes with distinct, antique-style décor, solid mahogany furniture, and other regularly changing inventory items imported from around the globe. Made by hand from kiln-dried mahogany, Red Tree end tables, china cabinets, and chairs are draped in hand-painted finishes or fabrics chosen from an eclectic collection.
Eight showrooms residing on two floors allow shoppers to peruse kitchen, office, and bedroom furniture, mirrors, bookcases, and knick-knacks. In gratitude for its harvests of rich mahogany, Red Tree peppers international communities with live trees as part of a tree-planting initiative and a trade treaty signed with Mother Nature. So far, as part of its commitment to the environment, Red Tree has planted more than 300,000 trees.
The technicians at Copy Cat Video preserve and enhance recorded memories with duplication, editing, and video-transferring services. These digital experts reincarnate outdated and foreign-film formats, such as PAL and Smell-O-Vision, into modern DVDs to preserve outdated wedding videos, and home movies. Nimble fingers can also clean and splice feet of 8mm film and then transfer it to more user-friendly DVD, as well as bring still photographs to life with video slideshows.
Whether it’s hot or cold, the staff at True Energy Smart Air wants the air that flows through your house to do so efficiently. They repair and maintain air-conditioning units, furnaces, thermostats, ventilators, and humidifiers to lower energy bills and extend the life of each piece of equipment. True Energy hires only NATE-certified technicians, which means that they have passed several tests in HVAC-knowledge areas and have earned the trust of an old air-conditioning unit by feeding it ice cubes until it feels cold again.
This diverse home-goods store keeps pantries stocked with a large cache of Cellar Door chocolates ($1.20/truffle or $4 for a quarter-pound of bulk chocolate), coffee ($12), and cheeses ($4–$7). The store also vends furniture and home wares, such as chairs ($50–$150), candles ($10–$24), and assorted tchotchkes ($5–$20).
The handymen at Brothers Home Maintenance resurrect homes from the depth of grime on both the inside and out. The fearless professionals brave tall ladders to pluck leaves, twigs, and giants’ toenail clippings from clogged gutters and to scrub windows bird-confusingly clean. They can also power wash exteriors, stain decks, and apply fresh paint to walls and trim. All this craftsmanship would be wasted if they focused solely on the outside of the house, so with equal aplomb, the team works to rekindle frayed electrical systems just in time for the lights to shower attention onto rebuilt carpentry projects, which they tackle with steady workmanship and experience.
The multimedia specialists at Delp Video Services preserve memories through digital conversions and enhance footage through audio and video editing. Home videos preserved on VHS or MiniDV formats obtain sharper focus and easier accessibility after Delp's crew digitizes the memories on DVD. Similarly, tape technicians convert the contents of cassettes, such as old music or archives of favorite crank calls, onto CDs. For commercial accounts, Delp's services range from high-volume duplications bound within custom packaging to promotional-video production.