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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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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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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Rumpelstiltskin written/directed by Mera Kathryn Corlettmusic by Jacqui Blue November 16 at 10:30 A musical for younger audiences by the Blue Apple touring company A new spin on a Brothers Grimm classic! After her father tells a lie, the miller’s daughter finds herself in over her head with the stakes (and the straw) piled high.…

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Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead by Tom Stopparddirector Jennifer Pennington November 14-23, 2019Performances Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays at 7:30pm and Saturday matinees at 2:00pm In this groundbreaking comedy, two fringe characters from Shakespeare’s Hamlet find themselves pulled inexorably, hilariously, through the many plots and twists of the original tragedy. Entangled but disposable, questioning their luck…

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Top Girls by Caryl Churchilldirector Hallie Dizdarevicassistant director Jessica De La Rosa October 10-19, 2019Performances Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays at 7:30pm and Saturday matinees at 2:00pm After she’s named the first female executive at the Top Girls employment agency, the ambitious Marlene finds herself in a surreal exploration of the sacrifices required of women who…

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CTC is proud to open the 2019/20 season with adventure. She Kills Monsters by Qui Nguyendirected by Heather Burns September 19-28, 2019Performances Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays at 7:30pm and Saturday matinees at 2:00pm Going through the belongings of her deceased younger sister, Agnes stumbles upon a Dungeons & Dragons notebook and finds herself catapulted into…

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The Alumni Company at CTC presents Bowling for Beginners by Diana Grisantidirected by Mitchell Martin July 31-August 4Performances: July 31 & Aug 1 @ 7:30; Aug 2 & 3 @ 9:30; Aug 4 @ 7:30at Commonwealth Theatre Center1123 Payne Street, Louisville, KY 40204 They train. They bowl. They attend class. They climb Jacob’s Ladder. And…

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