Friday, December 15, 2017

For the weekend - Louisville theatre shows and auditions (Dec. 15 edition)

It's beginning to look a lot like...plenty of shows are taking place in the Louisville-area theatre scene! Tons of shows, holiday-related or not, are happening all over the place. Whether they are one-off shows or long-running, make a visit this weekend to a theatre company near you. 

Don't forget about the auditions that are coming up, including two of them going on in the next week. Get involved in the theatre scene with one of the links at the bottom. 

Enjoy!

Opening: 

Faith Works Studios presents Motown Christmas 2017: The Soul of Christmas on Dec. 17. https://www.facebook.com/events/131367647581730/

Youth Repertory Theater Troupe of Louisville presents A Christmas Carol until Dec. 17. https://louisvilletickets.com/events/a-christmas-carol-the-musical

Louisville Improvisors presents Third Friday! on Dec. 15. https://www.facebook.com/events/241756459695907/

Oldham County School for the Arts presents A Christmas Carol until Dec. 16. https://www.oldham.kyschools.us/ocsac/

Ongoing shows:
Louisville Ballet presents The Brown-Forman Nutcracker until Dec. 23. https://www.louisvilleballet.org

Mind's Eye Theater Company presents The Hunchback of Notre Dame until Dec. 17. http://www.kentuckycenter.org/all-shows/the-hunchback-of-notre-dame

Alley Theater presents Who Killed Santa? until Dec. 23. http://www.thealleytheater.org

The Bard's Town presents The Kings of Christmas until Dec. 23. http://www.thebardstowntheatre.org/up-next.html

Imagine Blind Players presents California Suite until Dec. 18. https://www.facebook.com/events/295426944292072/

TheatreWorks of Southern Indiana presents An Old-Fashioned Christmas until Dec. 10. http://theatreworksofsoin.com

Hardin County Playhouse presents A Christmas Story until Dec. 17. http://www.hardincountyplayhouse.com

Sacred Heart School for the Arts presents The Nutcracker until Dec. 17. https://www.shslou.org/page.cfm?p=590

Actors Theatre presents The Santaland Diaries until Dec. 23. https://actorstheatre.org/shows/the-santaland-diaries-2017-2018/

Bunbury Theatre presents St. Nickaklaus and the Hanukkah Christmas until Dec. 17. http://www.bunburytheatre.org/index.php/season-31/st-nickaklaus-and-the-hanukkah-christmas

Hayswood Theatre presents Babes in Toyland until Dec. 17. https://www.hayswoodtheatre.org/copy-of-now-showing-1

Stage One Family Theatre presents The Best Christmas Pageant Ever until Dec. 17. https://stageone.org/season/the-best-christmas-pageant-ever/

Actors Theatre presents A Christmas Carol until Dec. 23. https://actorstheatre.org/shows/fifth-third-banks-christmas-carol-2017-2018/

Derby Dinner Playhouse presents A Christmas Carol, the Musical until Dec. 31. http://derbydinner.com

Whodunnit Murder Mystery Theater presents Oh! Deadly Night! until Jan. 6. http://www.whodunnitky.com

Derby Dinner children's theatre presents A Fairy Tale Christmas until Dec. 23. http://derbydinner.com/childrens-shows/

Auditions: 


Hardin County Playhouse holding auditions for Play On! on Dec. 18 and 19. http://hardincountyplayhouse.com/auditions.html

Mind's Eye Theatre Company holding auditions for A Chorus Line on Dec. 20. https://www.facebook.com/events/1903528036576308/

Studio Theater Company holding auditions for Of Dice and Men on Jan. 11. https://www.facebook.com/events/133286944037791/

Clarksville Little Theatre holding auditions for Don't Drink the Water on Jan. 14 and 15. http://www.clarksvillelittletheatre.org/dont-drink-the-water-auditions/

Little Colonel Playhouse holding auditions for Lost in Yonkers on Jan. 14 and 15. http://littlecolonel.net/auditions/

Friday, December 8, 2017

For the weekend - Louisville theatre shows and auditions (Dec. 8 edition)

Now that the weather has finally turned cold, how about going inside for some great theatre in Kentuckiana? Everything from classics to holiday traditions to children's shows to ballet to mysteries to everything else is happening this week. Seriously, there are more than 20 theatre shows taking place in the Louisville area this weekend. There is something for a lot of people. 

Don't forget about the upcoming auditions, including two coming up in the next week and one company with an urgent need for actors. Check out the shows below, and get involved in the Louisville-area theatre scene.

Enjoy!

Opening: 

Louisville Ballet presents The Brown-Forman Nutcracker until Dec. 23. https://www.louisvilleballet.org

Mind's Eye Theater Company presents The Hunchback of Notre Dame until Dec. 17. http://www.kentuckycenter.org/all-shows/the-hunchback-of-notre-dame

Alley Theater presents Who Killed Santa? until Dec. 23. http://www.thealleytheater.org

The Bard's Town presents The Kings of Christmas until Dec. 23. http://www.thebardstowntheatre.org/up-next.html

Imagine Blind Players presents California Suite until Dec. 18. https://www.facebook.com/events/295426944292072/

TheatreWorks of Southern Indiana presents An Old-Fashioned Christmas until Dec. 10. http://theatreworksofsoin.com

Hardin County Playhouse presents A Christmas Story until Dec. 17. http://www.hardincountyplayhouse.com

Sacred Heart School for the Arts presents The Nutcracker until Dec. 17. https://www.shslou.org/page.cfm?p=590

Ongoing shows:
Actors Theatre presents The Santaland Diaries until Dec. 23. https://actorstheatre.org/shows/the-santaland-diaries-2017-2018/

Bunbury Theatre presents St. Nickaklaus and the Hanukkah Christmas until Dec. 17. http://www.bunburytheatre.org/index.php/season-31/st-nickaklaus-and-the-hanukkah-christmas

Shelby County Community Theatre presents Ebenezer until Dec. 10. http://www.shelbytheatre.org

Hayswood Theatre presents Babes in Toyland until Dec. 17. https://www.hayswoodtheatre.org/copy-of-now-showing-1

Stage One Family Theatre presents The Best Christmas Pageant Ever until Dec. 17. https://stageone.org/season/the-best-christmas-pageant-ever/

Commonwealth Theatre presents The Comedy of Oedipus until Dec. 9. http://www.commonwealththeatre.org/2017/11/the-comedy-of-oedipus/

Jackson County Community Theatre presents Babes in Toyland until Dec. 10. http://www.jcct.org/current-season/babes-in-toyland/

Centerstage Acting Out presents Hershel and the Hanukkah Goblins until Dec. 10. https://jewishlouisville.org/event/hershel-hanukkah-goblins-2/2017-12-03/

Actors Theatre presents A Christmas Carol until Dec. 23. https://actorstheatre.org/shows/fifth-third-banks-christmas-carol-2017-2018/

Actors Theatre presents Skeleton Crew until Dec. 10. https://actorstheatre.org/shows/skeleton-crew-2017-2018/

Derby Dinner Playhouse presents A Christmas Carol, the Musical until Dec. 31. http://derbydinner.com

Whodunnit Murder Mystery Theater presents Oh! Deadly Night! until Jan. 6. http://www.whodunnitky.com

Derby Dinner children's theatre presents A Fairy Tale Christmas until Dec. 23. http://derbydinner.com/childrens-shows/

Auditions: 


Pandora Productions has an urgent need to fill roles for Victor/Victoria. More info: http://web-extract.constantcontact.com/v1/social_annotation?permalink_uri=2BeqdG7&image_url=http%3A%2F%2Ffiles.constantcontact.com%2F25da901a001%2F3a8dd45a-786d-48d3-94e7-cae4c69d86b6.jpg

Kentucky Shakespeare holding season auditions on Dec. 9 and 11. http://kyshakespeare.com/getinvolved/employment/

Washington County Theatre holding auditions for The Bottle Tree on Dec. 11 and 12. https://www.facebook.com/events/399705550448651/

Hardin County Playhouse holding auditions for Play On! on Dec. 18 and 19. http://hardincountyplayhouse.com/auditions.html

Mind's Eye Theatre Company holding auditions for A Chorus Line on Dec. 20. https://www.facebook.com/events/1903528036576308/

Studio Theater Company holding auditions for Of Dice and Men on Jan. 11. https://www.facebook.com/events/133286944037791/

Little Colonel Playhouse holding auditions for Lost in Yonkers on Jan. 14 and 15. http://littlecolonel.net/auditions/

Friday, December 1, 2017

For the weekend - Louisville theatre shows and auditions (Dec. 1 edition)

Oh, the weather outside is, surprisingly, not that frightful right now, so it's a good chance to get out and enjoy plenty of theatre in the Louisville area this weekend. Everything from touring productions to holiday favorites to children's shows to world premiers to roasts to improv everything in between is happening this weekend. Check it all out below.

Don't forget about the upcoming auditions, including two that are taking place within the next week. This is your chance to get involved in the Louisville theare scene.

Enjoy!

Opening: 

PNC Broadway in Louisville presents Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical until Dec. 3. http://www.kentuckycenter.org/all-shows/how-the-grinch-stole-christmas

Actors Theatre presents The Santaland Diaries until Dec. 23. https://actorstheatre.org/shows/the-santaland-diaries-2017-2018/

Bunbury Theatre presents St. Nickaklaus and the Hanukkah Christmas until Dec. 17. http://www.bunburytheatre.org/index.php/season-31/st-nickaklaus-and-the-hanukkah-christmas

The Bard's Town presents The Roast of Taylor Swift until Dec. 2. http://thebardstown.com/roast-of-taylor-swift.html

Shelby County Community Theatre presents Ebenezer until Dec. 10. http://www.shelbytheatre.org

Hayswood Theatre presents Babes in Toyland until Dec. 17. https://www.hayswoodtheatre.org/copy-of-now-showing-1

Improv 502 presents Women of Improv on Dec. 1. https://www.facebook.com/events/145718019396993/

Stage One Family Theatre presents The Best Christmas Pageant Ever until Dec. 17. https://stageone.org/season/the-best-christmas-pageant-ever/

Commonwealth Theatre presents The Comedy of Oedipus until Dec. 9. http://www.commonwealththeatre.org/2017/11/the-comedy-of-oedipus/

Sacred Heart School for the Arts presents The Snow Queen until Dec. 2. https://www.shslou.org/page.cfm?p=600

Oldham County Schools Arts Center presents A Midsummer Night's Dream until Dec. 2. https://www.oldham.kyschools.us/ocsac/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=508

Jackson County Community Theatre presents Babes in Toyland until Dec. 10. http://www.jcct.org/current-season/babes-in-toyland/

Centerstage Acting Out presents Hershel and the Hanukkah Goblins until Dec. 10. https://jewishlouisville.org/event/hershel-hanukkah-goblins-2/2017-12-03/

Ongoing shows: 
Actors Theatre presents A Christmas Carol until Dec. 23. https://actorstheatre.org/shows/fifth-third-banks-christmas-carol-2017-2018/

Gonzo Improv presents Drunk-Prov on Nov. 24. https://www.facebook.com/GonzoImprov/?ref=gs&hc_ref=ARQIzW2GdGCE36KY8WRqzIg8XSpIMrfVwtu8RHCuAPtDi_vTzCRqo64zGSv7mQyvvHY&fref=gs&hc_location=group

Actors Theatre presents Skeleton Crew until Dec. 10. https://actorstheatre.org/shows/skeleton-crew-2017-2018/

Derby Dinner Playhouse presents A Christmas Carol, the Musical until Dec. 31. http://derbydinner.com

Whodunnit Murder Mystery Theater presents Oh! Deadly Night! until Jan. 6. http://www.whodunnitky.com

Derby Dinner children's theatre presents A Fairy Tale Christmas until Dec. 23. http://derbydinner.com/childrens-shows/

Auditions: 


Cardinals for the Appreciation of Musical Theatre holding auditions for The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee on Dec. 3 and 4. https://www.facebook.com/events/201910740353794/

Jackson County Community Theatre holding auditions And Then There Was One on Dec. 4 and 5. http://www.jcct.org/auditions/

Kentucky Shakespeare holding season auditions on Dec. 9 and 11. http://kyshakespeare.com/getinvolved/employment/

Washington County Theatre holding auditions for The Bottle Tree on Dec. 11 and 12. https://www.facebook.com/events/399705550448651/

Hardin County Playhouse holding auditions for Play On! on Dec. 18 and 19. http://hardincountyplayhouse.com/auditions.html

Mind's Eye Theatre Company holding auditions for A Chorus Line on Dec. 20. https://www.facebook.com/events/1903528036576308/

Studio Theater Company holding auditions for Of Dice and Men on Jan. 11. https://www.facebook.com/events/133286944037791/

Little Colonel Playhouse holding auditions for Lost in Yonkers on Jan. 14 and 15. http://littlecolonel.net/auditions/

Friday, November 24, 2017

For the weekend - Louisville theatre shows and auditions (Nov. 24 edition)

So, you've gobbled up all the turkey (pun intended), you've recovered from the tryptophan-induced nap that followed, and now you're not sure what to do? Go see a Louisville theatre show, of course! This weekend, Actors Theatre opens its annual holiday classic, A Christmas Carol. Check it out below!

Don't forget about all the other shows taking place this weekend, including Alley Theater's Pvt Wars, which is now in its final weekend. See these shows before it's too late!

Last, but certainly not least, take a look at the upcoming auditions, including season auditions for KY Shakespeare. Get involved with the theatre scene below.

Enjoy! 

Opening: 

Actors Theatre presents A Christmas Carol until Dec. 23. https://actorstheatre.org/shows/fifth-third-banks-christmas-carol-2017-2018/

Gonzo Improv presents Drunk-Prov on Nov. 24. https://www.facebook.com/GonzoImprov/?ref=gs&hc_ref=ARQIzW2GdGCE36KY8WRqzIg8XSpIMrfVwtu8RHCuAPtDi_vTzCRqo64zGSv7mQyvvHY&fref=gs&hc_location=group

Ongoing shows: 
Actors Theatre presents Skeleton Crew until Dec. 10. https://actorstheatre.org/shows/skeleton-crew-2017-2018/

Derby Dinner Playhouse presents A Christmas Carol, the Musical until Dec. 31. http://derbydinner.com

Whodunnit Murder Mystery Theater presents Oh! Deadly Night! until Jan. 6. http://www.whodunnitky.com

Derby Dinner children's theatre presents A Fairy Tale Christmas until Dec. 23. http://derbydinner.com/childrens-shows/

The Alley Theater presents Pvt Wars until Nov. 26. http://www.thealleytheater.org/show.aspx?name=pvtwars

Auditions: 


Jackson County Community Theatre holding auditions And Then There Was One on Dec. 4 and 5. http://www.jcct.org/auditions/

Kentucky Shakespeare holding season auditions on Dec. 9 and 11. http://kyshakespeare.com/getinvolved/employment/

Washington County Theatre holding auditions for The Bottle Tree on Dec. 11 and 12. https://www.facebook.com/events/399705550448651/

Hardin County Playhouse holding auditions for Play On! on Dec. 18 and 19. http://hardincountyplayhouse.com/auditions.html

Friday, November 17, 2017

For the weekend - Louisville theatre shows and auditions (Nov. 17 edition)

As we enter the holiday season, 2017 edition, the Louisville-area theatre scene presents a massive variety of shows for audiences to feast upon. (Like Thanksgiving, actually...) Everything from classics to improv to holiday favorites to new shows to murder mysteries and everything in between will be there to gobble up. (Had to say it). Check them out below.

Also, don't forget about the shows already going on below as well. Keep in mind that most shows end this weekend, so see them before they close.

Finally, don't forget about the upcoming auditions, including three happening in the next couple of days. Get involved in the Louisville-area theatre scene below.

Happy Thanksgiving, and enjoy!

Opening: 

Actors Theatre presents Skeleton Crew until Dec. 10. https://actorstheatre.org/shows/skeleton-crew-2017-2018/

Derby Dinner Playhouse presents A Christmas Carol, the Musical until Dec. 31. http://derbydinner.com

Whodunnit Murder Mystery Theater presents Oh! Deadly Night! until Jan. 6. http://www.whodunnitky.com

Damaged Goods presents May the Schwartz Be With You on Nov. 18. https://www.facebook.com/DamagedGoodsImprov/

Oldham County Schools Arts Center presents The Music Man and Little Women until Nov. 18. http://www.ocsartscenter.org

Atherton High School presents Comedy of Errors until Nov. 18. https://www.facebook.com/events/532513620418958/

YPAS presents Sophisticated Ladies until Nov. 19. https://tickets.vendini.com/ticket-software.html?t=tix&w=f07d57a435d9a2004ee4edfb93ecb24a&vqitq=b798460c-6398-4f5b-af43-353058be9cf1&vqitp=960915c9-9999-4943-89c7-3395f499a4f6&vqitts=1510891295&vqitc=vendini&vqite=itl&vqitrt=Safetynet&vqith=76a0d268d9bc4aa82222cf103ecf580d

Hanover College presents Life X 3 until Nov. 19. https://www.hanover.edu/academics/programs/theatre/productions

Kentucky Center presents Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood LIVE: King for a Day on Nov. 19. http://www.kentuckycenter.org/all-shows/daniel-tiger-s-neighborhood-live

Derby Dinner children's theatre presents A Fairy Tale Christmas until Dec. 23. http://derbydinner.com/childrens-shows/

Ongoing shows: 
The Alley Theater presents Pvt Wars until Nov. 26. http://www.thealleytheater.org/show.aspx?name=pvtwars

The Chamber Theatre presents Tales From the Hills until Nov. 18. https://www.facebook.com/thechambertheatre/

Pandora Productions presents Falsettos until Nov. 19. https://pandoraprods.org

Commonwealth Theatre presents Welcome to Wandaland until Nov. 18. http://www.commonwealththeatre.org/2017/10/welcome-to-wandaland/

Clarksville Little Theatre presents The Game's Afoot until Nov. 19. http://www.clarksvillelittletheatre.org

Sacred Heart School for the Arts presents Fiddler on the Roof until Nov. 18. https://www.shslou.org/page.cfm?p=590

New Albany High School presents The Little Mermaid until Nov. 19. http://www.newalbanytheatrearts.org/current-season.html

U of L studio theatre presents Our Country's Good until Nov. 19. https://www.facebook.com/events/356314364796636/


Auditions: 


Hayswood Theatre holding auditions for Lend Me a Tenor on Nov. 18 and 19. https://www.facebook.com/hayswood/?ref=gs&hc_ref=ARQtikzudHWV2Yv7gFVjjN9LfGz8Oa5isY6FCvm9FUOf-mAXA7FJJyUvveWO_FfElfw&fref=gs&hc_location=group

Whodunnit Murder Mystery Theater holding auditions for Murder Out of Time on Nov. 19 and 21. http://whodunnitky.com/news_new.shtml

Shelby County Community Theatre holding auditions for Arsenic and Old Lace on Nov. 19 and 20. https://www.facebook.com/Shelby-County-Community-Theatre-111247662237357/?ref=search

Jackson County Community Theatre holding auditions And Then There Was One on Dec. 4 and 5. http://www.jcct.org/auditions/

Hardin County Playhouse holding auditions for Play On! on Dec. 18 and 19. http://hardincountyplayhouse.com/auditions.html