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ArtsReach and Rheonna Nicole to Present LIPSTICK WARS POETRY SLAM ArtsReach and Rheonna Nicole to Present LIPSTICK WARS POETRY SLAM
by BWW News Desk on October 21, 2017 in Louisville

Artsreach And Rheonna Nicole present the Lipstick Wars Poetry Slam today, October 21 at 7 p.m. at The Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts Bomhard Theater. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Louisville - Week of 10/20/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Louisville - Week of 10/20/2017
by BWW on October 20, 2017 in Louisville

Upcoming Shows - Week of 10/20/2017 for Louisville (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/20 - THE PRINCE OF EGYPT, KINKY BOOTS, THE LITTLE MERMAID, and more! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/20 - THE PRINCE OF EGYPT, KINKY BOOTS, THE LITTLE MERMAID, and more!
by BWW Special on October 20, 2017 in Louisville

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature THE PRINCE OF EGYPT, KINKT BOOTS, THE LITTLE MERMAID, and more! (more...)
Kentucky Center Presents STRAIGHT NO CHASER: THE SPEAKEASY TOUR Kentucky Center Presents STRAIGHT NO CHASER: THE SPEAKEASY TOUR
by BWW News Desk on October 17, 2017 in Louisville

Known widely for their holiday music, the original Straight No Chaser crew disbanded as the members graduated from IU in 1999, but have since reemerged with a contemporary repertoire and a fresh dynamic approach to the acapella world. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Oct. 15 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Oct. 15
by Audition Roundup on October 15, 2017 in Louisville

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, October 15, 2017 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
The Liminal Playhouse to Present CLYBOURNE PARK by Bruce Norris The Liminal Playhouse to Present CLYBOURNE PARK by Bruce Norris
by BWW News Desk on October 13, 2017 in Louisville

Artistic Director Tony Prince and Producing Director Richard McGrew are delighted to announce the opening of the Louisville premiere of Clybourne Park by Bruce Norris on October 26. (more...)
THE ADDAMS FAMILY Opens Tonight at Jenny Wiley Theatre THE ADDAMS FAMILY Opens Tonight at Jenny Wiley Theatre
by BWW News Desk on October 13, 2017 in Louisville

THE ADDAMS FAMILY, a spooky story about the triumphs, trials, and tribulations of love and family, is coming to Kentucky. The production is presented by Jenny Wiley Theatre. (more...)
ArtsReach and Rheonna Nicole to Present LIPSTICK WARS POETRY SLAM ArtsReach and Rheonna Nicole to Present LIPSTICK WARS POETRY SLAM
by BWW News Desk on October 13, 2017 in Louisville

Artsreach And Rheonna Nicole present the Lipstick Wars Poetry Slam on Saturday, October 21 at 7 p.m. at The Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts Bomhard Theater. (more...)
Debut Poetry Collection Named Award Finalist Debut Poetry Collection Named Award Finalist
by BWW News Desk on October 12, 2017 in Louisville

University Press of Kentucky author Brianna Noll's collection of poetry, The Price of Scarlet has been named a finalist for the Chicago Review of Books Awards for an exemplary work in the field of poetry collections. (more...)
Complexions Contemporary Ballet's STAR DUST Set for The Brown Theatre Complexions Contemporary Ballet's STAR DUST Set for The Brown Theatre
by BWW News Desk on October 13, 2017 in Louisville

The Kentucky Center and Brown-forman Midnite Ramble present Complexions Contemporary Ballet in Star Dust, A David Bowie Tribute today, October 13, 2017 at 8 p.m. at The Brown Theatre (315 W. Broadway, Louisville). (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/13 - ONCE, FUN HOME, FROM HERE TO ETERNITY and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/13 - ONCE, FUN HOME, FROM HERE TO ETERNITY and More!
by BWW Special on October 13, 2017 in Louisville

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature ONCE, FUN HOME, FROM HERE TO ETERNITY and More! (more...)
Creative Time Raises Artist Jayson Musson's Pledges of Allegiance Flag Creative Time Raises Artist Jayson Musson's Pledges of Allegiance Flag
by BWW News Desk on October 12, 2017 in Louisville

Creative Time has just announced the hoisting of the fifth public artwork in the Pledges of Allegiance series, A Horror by artist Jayson Musson, which will be raised today, October 11. (more...)
Exploring America's Most Haunted Neighborhood: Old Louisville Exploring America's Most Haunted Neighborhood: Old Louisville
by BWW News Desk on October 12, 2017 in Louisville

When David Domin moved into a house in the historic Old Louisville neighborhood in Louisville, Kentucky, he dismissed local rumors of a resident poltergeist named Lucy. Before long, however, unnerving, disembodied footsteps and mysterious odors caused him to flee his home in the middle of the night. (more...)
Exploring America's Most Haunted Neighborhood: Old Louisville Exploring America's Most Haunted Neighborhood: Old Louisville
by BWW News Desk on October 10, 2017 in Louisville

When David Domin moved into a house in the historic Old Louisville neighborhood in Louisville, Kentucky, he dismissed local rumors of a resident poltergeist named Lucy. Before long, however, unnerving, disembodied footsteps and mysterious odors caused him to flee his home in the middle of the night. (more...)
Derby Dinner Playhouse Opens 2017-18 Children's Series with HOW I BECAME A PIRATE Derby Dinner Playhouse Opens 2017-18 Children's Series with HOW I BECAME A PIRATE
by BWW News Desk on October 09, 2017 in Louisville

Derby Dinner Playhouse kicks off their 2017-2018 Children's Musical Theatre Series with the musical HOW I BECAME A PIRATE. (more...)
DANIEL TIGER'S NEIGHBORHOOD LIVE: KING FOR A DAY Headed to Louisville This Fall DANIEL TIGER'S NEIGHBORHOOD LIVE: KING FOR A DAY Headed to Louisville This Fall
by BWW News Desk on October 09, 2017 in Louisville

The Kentucky Center presents DANIEL TIGER'S NEIGHBORHOOD LIVE: KING FOR A DAY! on Sunday, November 19, 2017 at 2 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. at The Brown Theatre. (more...)
BWW Review: TUESDAYS WITH MORRIE at Bunbury Theatre BWW Review: TUESDAYS WITH MORRIE at Bunbury Theatre
by Keith Waits on October 09, 2017 in Louisville

Mitch Albom's book Tuesday's With Morrie told of the renewal of a friendship with one of his college professors in the months before the old man dies from ALS. It was a bestseller and popular television movie, and it remains an appealing inspirational story. The stage adaptation, by Albom and Jeffrey Hatcher, keeps the schmaltz at bay for most of its length with humor grounded by J.R. Stuart's performance in the title role. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Oct. 8 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Oct. 8
by Audition Roundup on October 08, 2017 in Louisville

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, October 8, 2017 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
The Kentucky Center to Host 5th Annual Louisville Music Awards; Finalists Announced! The Kentucky Center to Host 5th Annual Louisville Music Awards; Finalists Announced!
by BWW News Desk on October 05, 2017 in Louisville

The Kentucky Center will host the 5th Annual Louisville Music Awards on Thursday, November 9, 2017 at the Bomhard Theater (501 W. Main St., Louisville, KY). (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/6 - HAIR, BILLY ELLIOT, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/6 - HAIR, BILLY ELLIOT, and More!
by BWW Special on October 06, 2017 in Louisville

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature HAIR, BILLY ELLIOT, and More! (more...)
Les Waters Will Step Down As Artistic Director of the Actors Theatre of Louisville Les Waters Will Step Down As Artistic Director of the Actors Theatre of Louisville
by BWW News Desk on October 04, 2017 in Louisville

Les Waters and the Board of Directors announced today that Mr. Waters will step down as Artistic Director after six seasons at the helm of the Tony Award-winning Actors Theatre of Louisville. Waters will depart in the summer of 2018, following the close of the 2017-2018 season, to pursue personal projects. (more...)
Derby Dinner Playhouse presents Agatha Christie's A MURDER IS ANNOUNCED Derby Dinner Playhouse presents Agatha Christie's A MURDER IS ANNOUNCED
by BWW News Desk on October 03, 2017 in Louisville

Derby Dinner Playhouse will present Agatha Christie's, A MURDER IS ANNOUNCED, opening October 4 and running through November 12, 2017. For ticket information please call 812-288-8281 or visit (more...)
Ardea Arts to Present World Premiere of BOUNCE, THE BASKETBALL OPERA Ardea Arts to Present World Premiere of BOUNCE, THE BASKETBALL OPERA
by BWW News Desk on October 03, 2017 in Louisville

Ardea Arts announces the World Premiere of BOUNCE The Basketball Opera. Performances will take place at Calvary Baptist Church Recreation Center, 150 E. High Street, Lexington, KY, on Friday and Saturday, November 10 & 11 at 7:30pm, and Sunday, November 12at 2pm. (more...)
University of Kentucky Opera Theatre & Ardea Arts present the World Premiere of BOUNCE The Basketball Opera University of Kentucky Opera Theatre & Ardea Arts present the World Premiere of BOUNCE The Basketball Opera
by BWW News Desk on October 02, 2017 in Louisville

Ardea Arts announces the World Premiere of BOUNCE The Basketball Opera. Performances will take place at Calvary Baptist Church Recreation Center, 150 E. High Street, Lexington, KY, on Friday and Saturday, November 10 & 11 at 7:30pm, and Sunday, November 12at 2pm. General Admission, $18, Students $9. For more information, visit www.ardeaarts.com/bounce/. (more...)
The Kentucky Center Governor's School for the Arts Opens Applications for 2018 Class The Kentucky Center Governor's School for the Arts Opens Applications for 2018 Class
by BWW News Desk on October 02, 2017 in Louisville

The Kentucky Center Governor's School for the Arts has announced that on October 4 it will be accepting applications for its 2018 class. (more...)