Come Join Us! Commonwealth Theatre Company (CTC) is a regional non-profit arts organization based in  Louisville, Kentucky. Our mission is to develop youth in our community through excellence in  comprehensive theatre education and performance. And we think the over 55,000 individuals  we reach each year, would say we are pretty good at it. Our staff…

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Conservatory Enrollment If you can believe it, enrollment for spring semester has officially opened! Keep an eye on our website to see the updated offerings for next semester. Check out www.commonwealththeatre.org/conservatory to sign up for Walden Theatre Conservatory’s world class training now!

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Outreach: No Turning Back Next up in Blue Apple Outreach News: we look forward to bringing Keith McGill’s No Turning Back to your classrooms. This production is a two-actor performance highlighting the obstacles and triumphs of Black people using personal perspectives of Kentucky history from the 1860s to the 1970s. Every character places Black voices…

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Fall Festival 2021 Thank you to everyone who came out and celebrated the return of our Definitely-Not-a-Chili-Supper Fall Festival. We had a spooktacular time with our Haunted Stories Tour, were wowed by our talented board, staff, and students, and we culminated the evening with a pie in the face to Artistic Director Charlie Sexton! (We…

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CTC proudly announces our 46th season of plays. Our much anticipated return to the Nancy Niles Sexton stage includes comedy, farce, adventure,a unique look into social inequities through drama , new works and of course Shakespeare.  Our season kicks off with The Children’s Hour, a wonderful Lillian Hellman play that has relevance that spans the…

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Position: Actor Educator Project: Touring Production – Educational Theatre Description: Commonwealth Theatre Center (CTC) is seeking a Black actor (male identifying) in the Louisville, KY area for the play No Turning Back by playwright Keith McGill.  This 2 actor play showcases vignettes that tell the story of Black History as it relates to Louisville, KY.  Directed by Keith McGill, it…

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As we head into the final stretch of our ArtsMatch campaign, we decided this would be a great opportunity for us to introduce you to the magical team behind the music of “Zaynab’s Night of Destiny”! Meet: Kaila Flexer – composer & musician Gari Hegedus – musician Chris Krotky – audio engineer Together, these wonderful…

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June 25,2021 HONORABLE ORDER OF KENTUCKY COLONELS AWARD 275 GRANTS TOTALING $2.1 MILLION LOUISVILLE, KY – Commonwealth Theatre Center (CTC) is proud to announce it received a grant from the Honorable Order Kentucky Colonels (HOKC) in the amount of $3,994.86 to purchase upgraded fire alarm equipment for its Payne Street campus. CTC serves over 55,000 youth…

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Commonwealth Theatre Center is looking to hire a Marketing Associate and Artistic Fellows. Below are brief descriptions of the open positions – visit our Jobs page for more detailed application information. ****************************************************** MARKETING ASSOCIATE JOB SUMMARY: CTC’s Marketing Associate will provide a broad range of support for the organization’s internal and external goals. As a…

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Zeina Salame has deep roots in educational theatre, theatre for young audiences, and community based/applied theatre work. She is also a director, actor, and scholar with a PhD in Theatre Arts from the University of Oregon. Her dissertation, “Carried In One Woman—Reflections on Arab American Female Solo Performance” centers on themes of “home” and the…

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