Reopening the Conservatory After consulting with local and state officials and analyzing best practices that are in step with arts organizations across the region, CTC’s world-class Walden Theatre Conservatory is planning to reopen for in-person classes starting September 8th. CTC will submit its “Healthy at Work” proposal to Governor Beshear’s office this month to officially…

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To our students, families, alumni, and friends, There are no words to describe how we’re feeling at this moment in time. Commonwealth Theatre Center cares deeply for its students, families, and the entire Kentuckiana community. We pride ourselves on the development and empowerment of creative, impassioned problem-solvers. Because of this, it is important to all of…

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Summer 2020 – Cultural Pass CTC is committed to making top-quality, nationally-recognized arts programming accessible, and we’re excited for you to join us with our Summer 2020 Cultural Pass programs.  Our artists have created a range of Cultural Pass choices both to introduce & expand young people’s understandings of theatre AND to show that resourcefulness & creativity can…

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We all want to stay safe and healthy this summer. To ensure we can keep kids and teens engaged in CTC’s life-changing programs with the utmost confidence that we’re doing so healthfully and safely in accordance with public health recommendations, we have decided to forgo in-person Summer Programs for 2020. In their stead, our talented,…

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As the next installment of our #ThrowbackThursday Vault Series, CTC proudly presents: our 2019 mainstage production of Henry V, featuring actors in the Walden Theatre Conservatory with Nevertheless Arts Ensemble! Special thanks goes to Republic Bank Foundation and Fund for the Arts for bringing this presentation to new audiences as part of their Cultural Pass series. Henry V (2019)…

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As the next installment of our #ThrowbackThursday Vault Series, CTC proudly presents: our 2018 Outreach production of The Ugly Duckling! Special thanks goes to Republic Bank Foundation and Fund for the Arts for bringing this presentation to new audiences as part of their Cultural Pass series. The Ugly Duckling book/music/lyrics Geraldine Ann Snyderdirected by Mera…

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As the next installment of our #ThrowbackThursday Vault Series, CTC proudly presents: our 2015 Conservatory production of Romeo + Juliet! This special video presentation will go live May 7 at 7:00pm and remain available through May 18. To register, click the button below and complete the form. After submitting, you’ll get an email confirmation containing…

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Commonwealth Theatre Center proudly presents our Fall 2019 production of Rumpelstiltskin as the next installment of our #ThrowbackThursday Vault Series! Written/directed by Mera Kathryn Corlett with music by Jacqui Blue, Rumpelstiltskin is a musical for family audiences performed by CTC’s Blue Apple Outreach Touring Company. Stream the Show: Beginning April 23 at 7:00 pm (And most likely only…

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CTC Update – March 26 Organization UpdateConservatory  •  Outreach  •  PerformancesDonate •  CTC Online Organization Update First and foremost, we hope this message finds you and your loved ones safe and well. As we collectively navigate these unprecedented times, we want you to know that CTC cares deeply about your health and happiness and is committed to using our…

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Cancellations and Postponements at CTC  March 12 – March 27 Commonwealth Theatre Center cares deeply about the safety of our patrons, artists, staff, and the general public. Our top priority, at this time, is to adhere to governmental and local guidelines put in place to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19.  We are working in…

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