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Watch Thunder Over Louisville From The Kentucky Center This Month
by Stephi Wild - April 12, 2024

Thunder at The Kentucky Center will return this month! Enjoy the excitement and spectacle of Thunder Over Louisville from the comfort of The Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts.

Review: SIX THE MUSICAL Presented by Broadway Across America at Kentucky Performing Arts
by Taylor Clemons - April 10, 2024

What did our critic think of SIX at Kentucky Performing Arts?

World Premiere & More Set for Actors Theatre of Louisville 2024-25 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - April 03, 2024

Actors Theatre of Louisville has revealed its 2024-25 season. See full programming and learn how to purchase tickets.

Northern Kentucky University- School Of The Arts Presents THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG
by A.A. Cristi - April 02, 2024

Northern Kentucky University's School of the Arts continues its on-tour theatre season with the Olivier Award-winning comedy, THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG.

Comic Ali Siddiq Brings I GOT A STORY TO TELL To The Kentucky Center
by A.A. Cristi - April 02, 2024

Kentucky Performing Arts qnd Outback will present Ali Siddiq's “i Got A Story To Tell” on Friday, May 10, 2024 at 7 p.m. at The Kentucky Center – Bomhard Theater (501 West Main Street).

Herb Alpert And Lani Hall Coming To The Kentucky Center In July
by A.A. Cristi - March 26, 2024

Catch the legendary Herb Alpert and Lani Hall live at The Kentucky Center this July. Don't miss this unforgettable performance by the iconic music duo.

Kentucky Shakespeare Receives Second Major Gift From Kansas City-Based Theater League
by A.A. Cristi - March 20, 2024

Kentucky Shakespeare receives a second significant donation from the Kansas City-based Theater League, bolstering its efforts to bring Shakespeare's timeless works to a wider audience.

Kentucky Performing Arts Presents THUNDER AT THE KENTUCKY CENTER
by A.A. Cristi - March 13, 2024

Enjoy a prime view of Thunder Over Louisville at The Kentucky Center. Enjoy views of the air show and fireworks from all three levels inside The Kentucky Center building.

AMELIE THE MUSICAL Comes to The Carnegie Theatre This Month
by Stephi Wild - March 12, 2024

Northern Kentucky University’s School of the Arts (SOTA) continues its on-tour theatre season with the regional premiere of the Olivier Award-winning musical, Amélie, at The Carnegie Theatre in Covington, KY.

Review: CLUE: A NEW COMEDY Presented by Broadway Across America at Kentucky Performing Arts
by Taylor Clemons - March 06, 2024

What did our critic think of CLUE at Whitney Hall? Clue first and foremost is a classic Parker Brothers board game that has been a family favorite since its publication in 1949.

Review: SWEENEY TODD at Derby Dinner Playhouse
by Taylor Clemons - March 04, 2024

What did our critic think of SWEENET TODD at Derby Dinner Playhouse? Depending on who you ask about the late Stephen Sondheim’s body of work, I’d venture that most would say his masterpiece is the melodramatic revenge quasi-gothic horror opera Sweeney Todd.

Review: MAMMA MIA! at Clowes Memorial Hall
by Taylor Clemons - February 29, 2024

What did our critic think of MAMMA MIA! at Clowes Memorial Hall?

Louisville Orchestra Will Perform Beethoven's Ninth and Teddy's Tenth Celebration This April
by Stephi Wild - February 26, 2024

 The Louisville Orchestra has announced a celebratory concert for Music Director and Maestro Teddy Abrams' Tenth Season.

Kentucky Performing Arts ArtsReach to Screen Film ILYBNLILM (I Love You But Not Like I Love Me)
by Chloe Rabinowitz - February 23, 2024

Kentucky Performing Arts ArtsReach will present a locally produced poetry film, ILYBNLILM (I Love You But Not Like I Love Me). Learn how to purchase tickets to the screening.

Redline Performing Arts to Kick Off 6th Season With SINGLE BLACK FEMALE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - February 22, 2024

Redline Performing Arts will kick off its 6th Season - A Tribute to Black Women with the upcoming production of Single Black Female by Lisa B. Thompson.

CHARLEY'S AUNT By Brandon Thomas Comes to Coal Creek Theater Of Louisville This Week
by Stephi Wild - February 19, 2024

Coal Creek Theater of Louisville will present Charley's Aunt by Brandon Thomas, directed by Staci York February 23 - March 9, 2024 at the Louisville Center for the Arts.

Pandora Productions Continues Season With THE INHERITANCE
by Stephi Wild - February 13, 2024

Pandora Productions will continue the 2023-2024 Season with THE INHERITANCE by Matthew Lopez, a two part, sweeping epic covering decades of LGBTQ+ history.

Kentucky Shakespeare Announces 64th Season of Free Kentucky Shakespeare Festival in Central Park
by Blair Ingenthron - February 11, 2024

Kentucky Shakespeare, the Official Shakespeare Festival of the Commonwealth, has announced the 64th annual free Kentucky Shakespeare Festival May 29-August 11, 2024, at the C. Douglas Ramey Amphitheater in Old Louisville's Central Park. Learn more about the season here!

AN ODE TO BLACK WOMEN ARTISTS to be Presented at The Kentucky Center
by Chloe Rabinowitz - February 07, 2024

An Ode to Black Women Artists will be presented at The Kentucky Center. Learn about the show and see how to purchase tickets!

Black Violin Will Perform at Brown Theatre in March
by Stephi Wild - January 31, 2024

Black Violin will perform at Brown Theatre (315 West Broadway) on Thursday, March 21 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are on-sale now.

The Whiffenpoofs Of Yale University Comes To The Kentucky Center, March 17
by A.A. Cristi - January 29, 2024

The Whiffenpoofs of Yale University will be performing live at The Kentucky Center on Sunday, March 17, 2024 at 3:00 p.m. Tickets are on sale now. Don't miss the world's oldest and best-known collegiate a cappella group.

Review: FROZEN Presented by Broadway Across America at Kentucky Performing Arts
by Taylor Clemons - January 28, 2024

What did our critic think of FROZEN at Kentucky Performing Arts?

HISTORY THAT DOESN'T SUCK Comes To The Kentucky Center On March 3
by A.A. Cristi - January 24, 2024

History That Doesn't Suck with Professor Greg Jackson is coming to The Kentucky Center on March 3. Get your tickets now!

Broadway Beyond Louisville Review: Broadway in Cincinnati presents BEETLEJUICE THE MUSICAL at The Aronoff Center
by Taylor Clemons - January 19, 2024

In the past few years in film, television, and onstage, it’s been proven that nostalgia sells…and it sells well. So it only seems natural (or should I say supernatural) that a spooky season favorite film “Beetlejuice” would make its way to the stage in a big flashy Broadway musical.

HELLO, DOLLY! to be Presented at The Carnegie in February
by Chloe Rabinowitz - January 18, 2024

The musical spectacular HELLO, DOLLY! will take The Carnegie stage this February. Learn how to purchase tickets!


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Carson Center (4/23 - 4/23)
Come From Away in Louisville Come From Away
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Originals Night in Louisville Originals Night
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