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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Public Health Preparedness at CTC Most recent update: March 11 Commonwealth Theatre Center has been monitoring updates from authorities regarding Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). We continue to operate on our normal schedule with classes, rehearsals, and performances going ahead as usual, and we’ll watch for public health updates that could affect our operations. We’ll inform you if anything changes.  Following recommendations…

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Storytime Theatre Legends: On the Trail of Daniel Boone A play for younger audiences! by Mera Kathryn Corlettdirected by Heather Burns, assisted by Meg Caudillperformed by CTC’s Blue Apple Outreach Touring Company March 28 at 2:00pmTickets $5 Three students hike the woods of Iroquois park in a search for evidence of the real Daniel Boone.…

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A Streetcar Named Desire By Tennessee WilliamsDirected by Hallie DizdarevicFeaturing CTC’s Professional Company A Streetcar Named Desire performances scheduled for March 12 – March 29 are postponed.  CTC is looking into possibly adding performances April 2-11. Many factors will enter into that decision, especially the status of COVID-19 in our community and the recommendations of state & local officials,…

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Young Playwrights Festival 2020 Eight new plays by student writersProduced by Keith McGill and Diana Grisanti Performed, directed, and designed by students from the Walden Theatre Conservatory February 19-22, 2020Performances Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at 7:30pm and Saturday matinee at 2:00pm A festival of original short plays created and developed in CTC’s Walden Theatre…

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Banner image for The Secret Garden, an upcoming play at Commonwealth Theatre Center running February 12-15, 2020

The Secret Garden Adapted by Pamela Sterling from the novel by Frances Hodgson BurnettDirected by Meg Caudill with assistant director Paula Lockhart Featuring the Young Company of the Walden Theatre Conservatory Feburary 12-15, 2020Performances Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at 7:30pm and Saturday matinee at 2:00pm Young Mary Lennox is sent to the moors of…

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Banner image for Pride and Prejudice

Pride and Prejudice by Janet Munsil, adapted from the novel by Jane Austendirector Charlie Sexton January 16-25, 2020Performances Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays at 7:30pm and Saturday matinees at 2:00pm A delightful comedy of manners written just over 200 years ago, this beloved classic of British literature brought to the stage with Janet Munsil’s adaptation captures…

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CTC’s Walden Theatre Conservatory thrives on accessibility to families of all backgrounds. As part of our commitment to sustaining access, the organization awards significant need-based financial aid to students. The Kentucky Social Welfare Foundation has been an essential part of this effort throughout 2019, awarding CTC a $10,000 grant to remove barriers to arts access…

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