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Donald Mason

Renee Shaw speaks with Donald Mason, executive director of Lexington's Lyric Theatre and Cultural Arts Center. Mason discusses the Lyric's rich history and importance to the city's African American community and how its mission has evolved since it reopened in 2010.
Season 14 Episode 19 Length 26:34 Premiere: 02/08/19

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KET’s Connections features in-depth interviews with the influential, innovative and inspirational individuals who are shaping the path for Kentucky’s future.

From business leaders to entertainers to authors to celebrities, each week features an interesting and engaging guest covering a broad array of topics. Host Renee Shaw uses her extensive reporting experience to naturally blend casual conversation and hard-hitting questions to generate rich and full conversations about the issues impacting Kentucky and the world.


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Renee Shaw is the Director of Public Affairs and Moderator at KET, currently serving as host of KET’s weeknight public affairs program Kentucky Edition, the signature public policy discussion series Kentucky Tonight, the weekly interview series Connections, Election coverage and KET Forums.

Since 2001, Renee has been the producing force behind KET’s legislative coverage that has been recognized by the Kentucky Associated Press and the National Educational Telecommunications Association. Under her leadership, KET has expanded its portfolio of public affairs content to include a daily news and information program, Kentucky Supreme Court coverage, townhall-style forums, and multi-platform program initiatives around issues such as opioid addiction and youth mental health.  

Renee has also earned top awards from the Ohio Valley Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS), with three regional Emmy awards. In 2023, she was inducted into the Silver Circle of the NATAS, one of the industry’s highest honors recognizing television professionals with distinguished service in broadcast journalism for 25 years or more.  

Already an inductee into the Kentucky Civil Rights Hall of Fame (2017), Renee expands her hall of fame status with induction into Western Kentucky University’s Hall of Distinguished Alumni in November of 2023.  

In February of 2023, Renee graced the front cover of Kentucky Living magazine with a centerfold story on her 25 years of service at KET and even longer commitment to public media journalism. 

In addition to honors from various educational, civic, and community organizations, Renee has earned top honors from the Associated Press and has twice been recognized by Mental Health America for her years-long dedication to examining issues of mental health and opioid addiction.  

In 2022, she was honored with Women Leading Kentucky’s Governor Martha Layne Collins Leadership Award recognizing her trailblazing path and inspiring dedication to elevating important issues across Kentucky.   

In 2018, she co-produced and moderated a 6-part series on youth mental health that was awarded first place in educational content by NETA, the National Educational Telecommunications Association. 

She has been honored by the AKA Beta Gamma Omega Chapter with a Coretta Scott King Spirit of Ivy Award; earned the state media award from the Kentucky Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution in 2019; named a Charles W. Anderson Laureate by the Kentucky Personnel Cabinet in 2019 honoring her significant contributions in addressing socio-economic issues; and was recognized as a “Kentucky Trailblazer” by the University of Kentucky Martin School of Public Policy and Administration during the Wendell H. Ford Lecture Series in 2019. That same year, Shaw was named by The Kentucky Gazette’s inaugural recognition of the 50 most notable women in Kentucky politics and government.  

Renee was bestowed the 2021 Berea College Service Award and was named “Unapologetic Woman of the Year” in 2021 by the Community Action Council.   

In 2015, she received the Green Dot Award for her coverage of domestic violence, sexual assault & human trafficking. In 2014, Renee was awarded the Anthony Lewis Media Award from the KY Department of Public Advocacy for her work on criminal justice reform. Two Kentucky governors, Republican Ernie Fletcher and Democrat Andy Beshear, have commissioned Renee as a Kentucky Colonel for noteworthy accomplishments and service to community, state, and nation.  

A former adjunct media writing professor at Georgetown College, Renee traveled to Cambodia in 2003 to help train emerging journalists on reporting on critical health issues as part of an exchange program at Western Kentucky University. And, she has enterprised stories for national media outlets, the PBS NewsHour and Public News Service.  

Shaw is a 2007 graduate of Leadership Kentucky, a board member of CASA of Lexington, and a longtime member of the Frankfort/Lexington Chapter of The Links Incorporated, an international, not-for-profit organization of women of color committed to volunteer service. She has served on the boards of the Kentucky Historical Society, Lexington Minority Business Expo, and the Board of Governors for the Ohio Valley Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. 

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Lexington’s Lyric Theatre: A Cornerstone of Civic Culture

In its heyday, business boomed in Lexington’s East End neighborhood along Deweese Street. There were doctors and dentists, lawyers and insurance agents, restaurants and entertainment venues, all catering to blacks in the age of segregation.

The thoroughfare was so popular and the services available there were so diverse that locals called it “Do As You Please” Street.

For many years, the hub of the neighborhood was the Lyric Theatre. The small movie house at the corner of Deweese and East Third Streets opened in 1948. It offered black residents a place where their kids could watch Saturday afternoon cartoons and Westerns, and parents could catch shows by legendary African American entertainers at night.

But all that changed when integration came to Lexington in the late 1950s and early 1960s. Once blacks gained the freedom to patronize white-owned establishments, many East End businesses closed or moved to other parts of town. The Lyric, too, became a victim of integration, closing its doors in 1963.

Even after sitting empty and unused for much of the next five decades, a second act awaited the theater. Local activists and government officials put together a $9 million plan to restore the theater and renew its role a community hub. The Lyric Theatre and Cultural Arts Center opened in October 2010 on the street now known as Elm Tree Lane.

As the Lyric begins its 2019 season, the center’s Executive Director Donald Mason appeared on KET’s Connections to discuss the history and future of the storied theater.

Rebuilding a Home for Great Music
Mason’s first memory of the Lyric is seeing the abandoned theater. He was seven years old, and he and his family had just moved to Lexington from Texas.

“I never forgot about the Lyric,” Mason recalls. “I always wanted to find a way that I could come back to the Lyric and do something positive.”

After graduating from Tates Creek High School, Mason worked as a photojournalist and in the music business, and he sang with his band, Soul Funkin Dangerous. He also helped nonprofit organizations develop younger audiences for their programming. In 2015, he became the Lyric’s executive director.

The 500-seat theater once hosted the likes of Count Basie, Cab Calloway, Duke Ellington, Ike and Tina Turner, the Ink Spots, and Ray Charles. But Mason says it’s hard to get acts of that caliber today because the economics of show business have changed, even for nonprofit venues like the Lyric.

“If an artist costs $100,000, and we have 500 seats, it’s going to take a $200 ticket and selling out just to break even,” he says. “That’s really hard and a lot of pressure on not just us, but the patrons.”

So Mason looks for up-and-coming performers, or older acts that prefer smaller, acoustically rich, historic venues like the Lyric. Last summer the theater featured George Clinton and Parliament-Funkadelic in a concert that cost $65 a ticket. Mason says he continues to look for such bands to book for future shows. He’s also considered having the Lyric sponsor shows that would be staged in other, larger theaters around town.

Highlighting Lexington’s Diversity
Mason also plans to continue to rent his theater out to other organizations, such as the Woodsongs Old-time Radio Hour, which airs at midnight on Saturdays on KET.

Mason says the decision to bring the weekly variety show featuring folk, bluegrass and Americana music to a theater with an African American heritage was a bit controversial among some patrons. (Woodsongs had already moved from the Kentucky Theatre to the Lyric before Mason was hired.) But he says hosting the show every Monday is good for the Lyric: It fills seats on a night that is traditionally slow for many theaters, and it brings a different kind of crowd in the door.

“That’s an audience that we need to have, at least, as allies and understand that you can come to the East End and have a really good experience and not something bad will happen to you,” he says. “You need that.”

Along with hosting Woodsongs, Mason wants to expand Lyric’s offerings that highlight African American heritage and culture, such as regular events built around Kwanzaa and Juneteenth, the annual celebration of the end of slavery. Mason also hopes to add programming for children and youth, as well as events that feature women, Latino, and LGBTQ artists. In addition to the theater, the center also has a museum space that will house a permanent art collection and a gallery for rotating exhibits as well as a community room that’s available for rent for private luncheons and parties.

“This is a room that was designed to help us survive into the future,” he says, “and also be able to provide a place in the community for you to come and have a great event.”

Revitalizing the Community
With so many arts and cultural opportunities happening in central Kentucky these days, it can be hard for a smaller venue like the Lyric to compete for patrons. Mason has contacted the University of Kentucky about doing a market research study for the theater so he can learn more about potential audiences, the programs that interest them, and what they’d be willing to pay to attend those programs.

“We are always looking for smart ways to expand our brand and to listen to other people and see what people want from us,” says Mason. “I’m not a spring chicken anymore and I don’t know what’s hot. We need people to give us that information, we need people to help us build our future programs.”

As the Lyric grows its programming and its audience base, Mason hopes the theater can also foster a revitalization of the East End neighborhood. One potential idea he has is to add a restaurant to the cultural center that would hire people from the neighborhood and feature locally grown food.

“Most all of our programming is rooted in our mission, which is African American heritage and promoting and celebrating that,” says Mason. “We want people to be proud of the art, we want people to be proud of the neighborhood, and hopefully we will serve as the anchor moving forward to encourage business to come in.”

“We want to make sure that we have a healthy and thriving community,” he says.

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Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes - S11 E25

Premiered On: 04/15/2016

Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes talks about her legislative agenda and the new online voter registration portal. A 2016 KET Production.

  • Friday May 10, 2024 5:30 am ET on KETKY
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Crystal Wilkinson - S11 E26

Premiered On: 04/22/2016

Affrilachian poet and author Crystal Wilkinson talks about her first novel, "The Birds of Opulence", that tackles the issue of mental illness and the plight of the African American female experience in the South. A 2016 KET Production.

  • Monday May 13, 2024 5:30 am ET on KETKY
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Dr. Erin Frazier - S11 E27

Premiered On: 04/29/2016

Renee's guest is Dr. Erin Frazier, a pediatrician with Kosair Children's Hospital in Louisville. She also serves as medical director at Children's Hospital Foundation Office of Child Advocacy and chair of the Partnership to Eliminate Child Abuse. Dr. Frazier discusses coping techniques for parents that can prevent child abuse. She specializes in educating parents and caregivers about the dangers of shaking infants and strategies for dealing with persistent crying babies. A 2016 KET Production.

  • Tuesday May 14, 2024 5:31 am ET on KETKY
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Gretchen Hunt - S11 E28

Premiered On: 05/06/2016

Renee's guest is Gretchen Hunt, who heads the Office of Victims Advocacy within the Office of the Kentucky Attorney General. She talks about recent legislative successes in protecting women from violent crime. Hunt was a leader in helping to advocate for passage of Kentucky's Human Trafficking Victims Rights Act. A 2016 KET Production.

  • Wednesday May 15, 2024 5:30 am ET on KETKY
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Kishonna Gray - S11 E29

Premiered On: 05/13/2016

Renee's guest is Dr. Kishonna Gray, assistant professor in the School of Justice Studies at Eastern Kentucky University. She is also the founder and director of the Critical Gaming Lab housed in the School of Justice Studies. Dr. Gray also holds a joint position in Women & Gender Studies and is an affiliate faculty in the African/African-American Studies Program. Her research and teaching interests incorporate an intersecting focus on identity, culture, and new media. A 2016 KET Production.

  • Thursday May 16, 2024 5:30 am ET on KETKY
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Oral Health Care In Kentucky - S11 E30

Premiered On: 05/20/2016

Renee and her guests Lacey McNary, a health policy consultant and principal of McNary and Associates and Dr. Laura Hancock Jones, a dentist working with the UK College of Dentistry Public Health Division's Western Kentucky Dental Outreach Program and chair of the Kentucky Oral Health Coalition, discuss the state of oral health in Kentucky. Part of KET's "Inside Oral Health Care" initiative, funded in part by a grant from the Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky. A 2016 KET Production.

  • Friday May 17, 2024 5:30 am ET on KETKY
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Jessie Laine Powell - S11 E31

Premiered On: 05/27/2016

Lexington-based national recording jazz artist Jessie Laine Powell performs and discusses her new album, "Fill the Void". Powell talks about how her teenage daughter inspired the song, "You're Okay." A 2016 KET Production.

  • Monday May 20, 2024 5:30 am ET on KETKY
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Faith Politics - S10 E45

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JoAnne Wheeler Bland - S10 E44

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Andre Taylor - S10 E43

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Devine Carama - S19 E25

  • Sunday April 14, 2024 6:00 pm ET on KET2
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Infant Nutrition and Breastfeeding - S10 E42

  • Friday April 12, 2024 5:30 am ET on KETKY
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Cathe Dykstra - Family Scholar House - S10 E41

  • Thursday April 11, 2024 5:30 pm ET on KETKY
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Gigi Butler - Gigi's Cupcakes - S10 E39

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Cathy Zion - Zion Publications LLC - S10 E38

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Josh Nadzam and Tanya Torp - S10 E37

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Amy Goyer - Caregiving - S19 E24

  • Sunday April 14, 2024 8:00 am ET on KETKY
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  • Sunday April 7, 2024 6:00 pm ET on KET2
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Susan and Morgan Guess - S10 E34

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Jay Williams - S10 E33

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Kiley Lane Parker - S10 E29

  • Tuesday April 2, 2024 11:30 am ET on KETKY
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Kevin Chapman - S10 E28

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KCTCS President Ryan Quarles - S19 E20

  • Sunday April 7, 2024 8:00 am ET on KETKY
  • Sunday April 7, 2024 7:00 am CT on KETKY
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Kendell Nash - ECHO - S10 E27

  • Friday March 29, 2024 10:30 pm ET on KETKY
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Dorothy Edwards and Diane Fleet - S10 E26

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Elaine Chao - S10 E23

  • Wednesday March 27, 2024 10:30 pm ET on KETKY
  • Wednesday March 27, 2024 9:30 pm CT on KETKY
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Diabetes Epidemic - S10 E20

  • Tuesday March 26, 2024 10:30 pm ET on KETKY
  • Tuesday March 26, 2024 9:30 pm CT on KETKY
  • Tuesday March 26, 2024 5:30 am ET on KETKY
  • Tuesday March 26, 2024 4:30 am CT on KETKY

Mary Gwen Wheeler, 55,000 Degrees - S10 E16

  • Monday March 25, 2024 10:30 pm ET on KETKY
  • Monday March 25, 2024 9:30 pm CT on KETKY
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  • Monday March 25, 2024 11:30 am ET on KETKY
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Poet and Author Crystal Wilkinson - S19 E22

  • Sunday March 31, 2024 8:00 am ET on KETKY
  • Sunday March 31, 2024 7:00 am CT on KETKY
  • Sunday March 24, 2024 6:00 pm ET on KET2
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JCPS Superintendent Marty Pollio - S19 E21

  • Saturday March 23, 2024 4:30 pm ET on KETKY
  • Saturday March 23, 2024 3:30 pm CT on KETKY
  • Sunday March 17, 2024 6:00 pm ET on KET2
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15K Degrees Initiative - S10 E13

  • Friday March 22, 2024 10:30 pm ET on KETKY
  • Friday March 22, 2024 9:30 pm CT on KETKY
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Sister Helen Prejean - S10 E12

  • Thursday March 21, 2024 10:30 pm ET on KETKY
  • Thursday March 21, 2024 9:30 pm CT on KETKY
  • Thursday March 21, 2024 5:30 am ET on KETKY
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Jefferson County Veterans Treatment Court - S10 E11

  • Wednesday March 20, 2024 10:30 pm ET on KETKY
  • Wednesday March 20, 2024 9:30 pm CT on KETKY
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Bill Farmer - S10 E8

  • Tuesday March 19, 2024 10:30 pm ET on KETKY
  • Tuesday March 19, 2024 9:30 pm CT on KETKY
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Diane Follingstad - UK Women's Circle Endowment Chair - S10 E6

  • Monday March 18, 2024 10:30 pm ET on KETKY
  • Monday March 18, 2024 9:30 pm CT on KETKY
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