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Bio:
Matt has served as Producing Artistic Director of Kentucky Shakespeare since August 2013 where he has directed productions of TITUS ANDRONICUS, THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA, ROMEO AND JULIET, TWELFTH NIGHT, A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM, HAMLET, MACBETH, THE TEMPEST, RICHARD III, and multiple ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Matt has served as Producing Artistic Director of Kentucky Shakespeare since August 2013 where he has directed productions of TITUS ANDRONICUS, THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA, ROMEO AND JULIET, TWELFTH NIGHT, A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM, HAMLET, MACBETH, THE TEMPEST, RICHARD III, and multiple ... (read complete bio)
Kentucky Shakespeare Presents TURN OF THE SCREW Photo Kentucky Shakespeare Presents TURN OF THE SCREW
by Stephi Wild - Sep 22, 2021

Continuing its tradition of a fall site-specific production for Halloween, Kentucky Shakespeare will present Jeffrey Hatcher’s two-actor adaptation of the Henry James horror novella THE TURN OF THE SCREW in their new headquarters in historic Old Louisville.  

The Revelries Release New Single 'Little Things' Photo The Revelries Release New Single 'Little Things'
by TV News Desk - Jun 11, 2021

Following the release of their first two singles, the band went back into the studio in Nashville to record their debut showcase with GRAMMY¬ģ-nominated producer/engineer¬†John Rausch¬†(Taylor Swift, P!nk, Moon Taxi), and in April of 2019, their debut EP,¬†After 7, was released.¬†

Kentucky Shakespeare Festival Returns to Central Park This Summer Photo Kentucky Shakespeare Festival Returns to Central Park This Summer
by A.A. Cristi - May 10, 2021

Kentucky Shakespeare, the Official Shakespeare Festival of the Commonwealth, announces the return of the free Kentucky Shakespeare Festival June 16-August 15, 2021, at the C. Douglas Ramey Amphitheater in Old Louisville’s Central Park. 

Kentucky Shakespeare Announces 2021 Shakespeare In The Parks Tour Photo Kentucky Shakespeare Announces 2021 Shakespeare In The Parks Tour
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 20, 2021

Kentucky Shakespeare announces the return of the free SHAKESPEARE IN THE PARKS tour this spring, which kicked off April 17 at Maples Park in Crestwood. The 7-actor, 90-minute production of ROMEO AND JULIET will tour to multiple parks in Indiana and Kentucky this April and May.

New Headquarters Announced For Kentucky Shakespeare Photo New Headquarters Announced For Kentucky Shakespeare
by Stephi Wild - Apr 2, 2021

Kentucky Shakespeare announces the relocation of their offices and operations, opening new headquarters in Old Louisville this May. The company is renovating and repurposing a vacant shell building at 616 Myrtle Street, steps away from Central Park. The move will provide an ideally located central hub for the company and a future community space.

Kentucky Shakespeare Returns To Live Theatre With Drive-In Production Photo Kentucky Shakespeare Returns To Live Theatre With Drive-In Production
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 30, 2020

Continuing its tradition of a fall site-specific production for Halloween, Kentucky Shakespeare returns to live theatre with an immersive new drive-in production of Shakespeare's classic tragedy, Macbeth.

Celebrate 60: The Kentucky Shakespeare Festival Announces Anniversary Production Photo Celebrate 60: The Kentucky Shakespeare Festival Announces Anniversary Production
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 2, 2020

Kentucky Shakespeare, the Official Shakespeare Festival of the Commonwealth, proudly announces the premiere of a new virtual production celebrating the 60th anniversary of the free Kentucky Shakespeare Festival in Central Park a?" Celebrate 60: the Kentucky Shakespeare Festival Anniversary Production.

KET Premieres Kentucky Shakespeare's 2019 AS YOU LIKE IT On KET KY Photo KET Premieres Kentucky Shakespeare's 2019 AS YOU LIKE IT On KET KY
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 20, 2020

Kentucky Shakespeare, the Official Shakespeare Festival of the Commonwealth, is partnering with KET, the state network of PBS member television stations, to televise an encore production of the 2019 production of As You Like It. The production will air September 6, 2020 at 8:00pm ET and September 11, 2020 at 7:00pm ET on KET KY: The Kentucky Channel.

Kentucky Shakespeare to Present Special Encore Presentation of THE COMEDY OF ERRORS Photo Kentucky Shakespeare to Present Special Encore Presentation of THE COMEDY OF ERRORS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 7, 2020

It's time to laugh this Friday, with Shakespeare's comedy of two pairs of separated twins! Hear the cicadas, watch the antics of some of our best comic actors, and lose yourself for just a little bit in the magic of Kentucky Shakespeare in the park.

Kentucky Shakespeare to Present Encore Presentation of AS YOU LIKE IT Tonight on Face Photo Kentucky Shakespeare to Present Encore Presentation of AS YOU LIKE IT Tonight on Facebook
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 20, 2020

Kentucky Shakespeare has released the following statement regarding the encore presentation of As You Like It: 

Kentucky Shakespeare to Present AS YOU LIKE IT Free on Facebook Photo Kentucky Shakespeare to Present AS YOU LIKE IT Free on Facebook
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 17, 2020

Kentucky Shakespeare will present a special encore presentation of AS YOU LIKE IT by William Shakespeare Directed by Matt Wallace, a virtual free Kentucky Shakespeare Festival broadcast as a Facebook Premiere.

BWW Feature: IS ART LOST TO US IN THIS MOMENT? at Actors Theatre Of Louisville Photo BWW Feature: IS ART LOST TO US IN THIS MOMENT? at Actors Theatre Of Louisville
by Keith Waits - Mar 17, 2020

Some art demands you be in the room. Theatre and visual art certainly, and while we can listen to brilliant recordings of orchestral music; the thrill of the concert hall still commands attention.

Playhouse Pantomimes Brings THE FROG PRINCE To Doncaster Photo Playhouse Pantomimes Brings THE FROG PRINCE To Doncaster
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 3, 2020

This Easter school holidays, Playhouse Pantomimes is proud to present their original musical adaptation of 'The Frog Prince' at the Doncaster Playhouse!

BWW Feature: 2020 ARTS-LOUISVILLE/BROADWAY WORLD THEATRE AWARDS at Arts-Louisville.co Photo BWW Feature: 2020 ARTS-LOUISVILLE/BROADWAY WORLD THEATRE AWARDS at Arts-Louisville.com
by Keith Waits - Feb 27, 2020

BWW Feature: 2020 ARTS-LOUISVILLE/BROADWAY WORLD THEATRE AWARDS at Arts-Louisville.com

Kentucky Shakespeare Announces 2020 Summer Season Photo Kentucky Shakespeare Announces 2020 Summer Season
by Stephi Wild - Feb 26, 2020

Kentucky Shakespeare, the Official Shakespeare Festival of the Commonwealth, announces the 60th anniversary season of the free Kentucky Shakespeare Festival. The extended 11-week, 7-production, 64-performance season runs May 27-August 9, 2020, at the C. Douglas Ramey Amphitheater in Old Louisville's Central Park.

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Comes to Doncaster Playhouse Photo BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Comes to Doncaster Playhouse
by Stephi Wild - Jan 12, 2020

After a successful first week of shows, Playhouse Pantomimes is proudly presenting their original musical adaptation of 'Beauty and the Beast' at the Doncaster Playhouse for another two weeks!

Final Week To Vote for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Louisville Awards Photo Final Week To Vote for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Louisville Awards
by BWW - Dec 23, 2019

There's just one final week to submit votes for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Louisville Awards, brought to you by TodayTix! Vote today to make sure your favorite local theatre's achievements and performers are recognized!

December 19th Update: THE DROWSY CHAPERONE - Theatreworks of Southern Indiana Leads B Photo December 19th Update: THE DROWSY CHAPERONE - Theatreworks of Southern Indiana Leads Best Musical Category in the BWW Louisville Awards Voting
by BWW Staff - Dec 19, 2019

We're heading into the final week of voting for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Louisville Awards, brought to you by TodayTix! Vote today to make sure your favorite local theatre's achievements and performers are recognized!

BWW College Guide - Everything You Need to Know About Webster University in 2019/2020 Photo BWW College Guide - Everything You Need to Know About Webster University in 2019/2020
by Linnae Medeiros - Dec 16, 2019

We're taking a in-depth look at some of the country's most prestigious college theatre programs to help students learn all about the variety of options they have at their disposal to further their education. With the help of the schools' faculty, we're highlighting everything from audition advice to real world experience and more. Today we're looking at Webster University's Conservatory of Theatre Arts, including its association with professional theatre companies and more.

Just Two Weeks Left To Vote for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Louisville Awards Photo Just Two Weeks Left To Vote for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Louisville Awards
by BWW - Dec 16, 2019

There's just two weeks left to vote for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Louisville Awards, brought to you by TodayTix! The people have spoken nominations are set, and now you can vote to make sure your favorite local theatre's achievements and performers are recognized!

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