Funding will help support an original audio immersive production designed to build cross-cultural understanding. LOUISVILLE, KY — Commonwealth Theatre Center (CTC) has been approved for a $10,000 Grants for Arts Projects award to support its Connecting Cultures initiative.  The grant will directly support the development of ZAYNAB’S NIGHT OF DESTINY, an audio immersive play reflecting…

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An original audio drama by playwright Denmo Ibrahim will build cross-cultural understanding among marginalized groups. Commonwealth Theatre Center (CTC) announces the commission of a world-premiere audio drama by playwright Denmo Ibrahim. The piece will be inspired by several local community partners within the Louisville area, with specific focus on Muslim youth, to develop an inclusive…

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Commonwealth Theatre Center (CTC) has been awarded a forward-looking $61,000 grant from the South Arts Resilience Fund. This new fund, created with support from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, supports new, region-specific activities that build the long-term resiliency of arts organizations battling the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. “We’re grateful to South Arts for boosting…

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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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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 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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Rumpelstiltskin brings new musical to young people from Madison, Indiana Louisville, Ky. — Commonwealth Theatre Center (CTC) is performing Rumpelstiltskin on the campus of Hanover College for students from Madison’s Lydia Middleton Elementary School on December 2 at 9:30. This new musical by Hanover alumna Mera Kathryn Corlett (’10) with music by Jacqui Blue puts a new spin on the…

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Louisville, Ky. — Commonwealth Theatre Center (CTC) is performing Rumpelstiltskin on the campus of Hanover College for students from Southwestern Elementary on November 6 at 9:30. This new musical by Hanover alumna Mera Kathryn Corlett (’10) with music by Jacqui Blue is an adaptation of the classic tale. This Rumpelstiltskin is a new spin on…

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Commonwealth Theatre Center welcomes educators, community stakeholders, and other leading voices in our community to join us on November 21 for a reception and complimentary ticket to a performance of ROSENCRANTZ AND GUILDENSTERN ARE DEAD by Tom Stoppard, directed by Jennifer Pennington. During the reception, Jennifer and CTC Artistic Director Charlie Sexton will kick things…

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