Friday, May 19, 2017

For the weekend - Louisville shows and auditions (May 19 edition)

The temperatures have heated up outside, so why not go inside to experience a Louisville-area theatre show. Two full shows and a showcase open this weekend, two of which are happening at Kentucky Center along with one from The Bard's Town. Check them out this weekend!

Also, don't forget about the numerous shows already going on. At least ten shows taking place all over the area. Keep in mind, though, eight of those shows are closing this weekend. See them before it's too late!

Finally, get involved in the Louisville theatre scene with one of many auditions getting ready to happen, especially in the next week!

Enjoy!

Opening: 

PNC Broadway in Louisville presents Beautiful: The Carole King Musical until May 21. http://www.kentuckycenter.org/all-shows/beautiful-the-carole-king-musical

The Bard's Town presents The Coward until June 4. http://thebardstown.com/the-coward.html

Norton Foundation/Kentucky Center presents Artsreach Annual Performing Arts Showcase on May 21. http://kentuckycenter.org/all-shows/artsreach-annual-performing-arts-showcase

Ongoing shows: 

Centerstage presents Sondheim on Sondheim until May 21. https://jewishlouisville.org/the-j/centerstage/centerstage-201617-season/sondheim-on-sondheim/

Savage Rose Classical Theatre Company presents Alice in Wonderland until May 21. http://savagerose.org/

Pandora Productions presents Hedwig and the Angry Inch until May 21. https://pandoraprods.org/calendar/hedwig-the-angry-inch/

Whodunnit Murder Mystery Theater presents Ye Olde Murdyr Mysterie until June 24. http://www.whodunnitky.com/

Clarksville Little Theatre presents The Drowsy Chaperone until May 21. http://www.clarksvillelittletheatre.org/

Shelby County Community Theatre presents Clue: The Musical until May 21. http://www.shelbytheatre.org/

Little Colonel Playhouse presents Quartet until May 21. http://littlecolonel.net/news/2016/6/29/quartet

Commonwealth Theatre presents Young American Shakespeare Festival until May 21. http://www.commonwealththeatre.org/2017/04/are-you-shakesperienced/

Alley Theater presents Reefer Madness until May 20. http://www.thealleytheater.org/show.aspx?name=reefer

Derby Dinner Playhouse presents Sister Act until May 28. http://derbydinner.com/

Auditions:

TheatreWorks of Southern Indiana holding auditions for Big River on May 18 and 21. http://theatreworksofsoin.com/auditions

Commonwealth Theatre holding auditions for Red Riding Hood: A Vaudeville Romp on May 20. https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10210505492412473&set=gm.1473625989375531&type=3&theater

ZTK Entertainment holding auditions for All the Whos in Whoville on May 20 and 21. https://www.facebook.com/events/1669740000002541/

Mummers and Minstrels holding auditions for Cotton Patch Gospel on May 21 and 22. https://www.facebook.com/events/204145273425045/

Shelby County Community Theatre holding auditions for Into the Woods on May 22 and 23. http://www.shelbytheatre.org/donation/audition/

Pandora Productions holding season auditions on May 23 (for actors who haven't worked with Pandora before) and May 30, 31, June 1, and 2 (those who have worked with Pandora before). http://myemail.constantcontact.com/Auditions---2017-2018-Season-for-New---Veteran-Pandora-Actors--please-feel-free-to-forward-.html?soid=1102213393746&aid=TTUEpdGU4Rs

Little Colonel Playhouse holding auditions for Much Ado Out West on May 30 and 31. https://www.facebook.com/LCPlayers/

Wayward Actors Company holding auditions for One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest on June 5 and 6. https://www.facebook.com/events/220306551799986/?acontext=%7B%22ref%22%3A%224%22%2C%22feed_story_type%22%3A%22308%22%2C%22action_history%22%3A%22null%22%7D

Friday, May 12, 2017

For the weekend - Louisville shows and auditions (May 12 edition)

Derby is over, and theatre is taking back the Louisville scene this weekend! In virtually every part of town, and even in surrounding counties and southern Indiana, there's a show to see somewhere! Nine new shows are opening, and two shows are continuing. Check them out below!

Of course, one can always get involved in the Louisville theatre scene by auditioning for one of the shows in that list. Plenty of chances to do this, including five coming up within the next week. Check out those links below.

Enjoy! 

Opening: 

Centerstage presents Sondheim on Sondheim until May 21. https://jewishlouisville.org/the-j/centerstage/centerstage-201617-season/sondheim-on-sondheim/

Savage Rose Classical Theatre Company presents Alice in Wonderland until May 21. http://savagerose.org/

Pandora Productions presents Hedwig and the Angry Inch until May 21. https://pandoraprods.org/calendar/hedwig-the-angry-inch/

Whodunnit Murder Mystery Theater presents Ye Olde Murdyr Mysterie until June 24. http://www.whodunnitky.com/

Clarksville Little Theatre presents The Drowsy Chaperone until May 21. http://www.clarksvillelittletheatre.org/

Shelby County Community Theatre presents Clue: The Musical until May 21. http://www.shelbytheatre.org/

Little Colonel Playhouse presents Quartet until May 21. http://littlecolonel.net/news/2016/6/29/quartet

Commonwealth Theatre presents Young American Shakespeare Festival until May 21. http://www.commonwealththeatre.org/2017/04/are-you-shakesperienced/

Sacred Heart School for the Arrs presents A Midsummer Night's Dream: The Ballet until May 14. http://www.shslou.org/page.cfm?p=689&newsid=1248

Ongoing shows:

Alley Theater presents Reefer Madness until May 20. http://www.thealleytheater.org/show.aspx?name=reefer

Derby Dinner Playhouse presents Sister Act until May 28. http://derbydinner.com/

Auditions:

River Pops holding auditions for Disney's Beauty and the Beast on May 13. https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10210783470396351&set=a.1635192513194.2087218.1038136880&type=3&theater

Little Colonel Playhouse holding auditions for Much Ado Out West on May 14 and 15. http://littlecolonel.net/auditions/

Derby City Playwrights accepting submissions for new plays until May 15. http://www.derbycityplaywrights.org/submissions

Oldham County Community Theater holding auditions for Clue on May 16 and 17. http://ocsartscenter.org/

TheatreWorks of Southern Indiana holding auditions for Big River on May 18 and 21. http://theatreworksofsoin.com/auditions

Commonwealth Theatre holding auditions for Red Riding Hood: A Vaudeville Romp on May 20. https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10210505492412473&set=gm.1473625989375531&type=3&theater

ZTK Entertainment holding auditions for All the Whos in Whoville on May 20 and 21. https://www.facebook.com/events/1669740000002541/

Mummers and Minstrels holding auditions for Cotton Patch Gospel on May 21 and 22. https://www.facebook.com/events/204145273425045/

Shelby County Community Theatre holding auditions for Into the Woods on May 22 and 23. http://www.shelbytheatre.org/donation/audition/

Pandora Productions holding season auditions on May 23 (for actors who haven't worked with Pandora before) and May 24, 25, 27, and 28 (those who have worked with Pandora before). http://myemail.constantcontact.com/Auditions---2017-2018-Season-for-New---Veteran-Pandora-Actors--please-feel-free-to-forward-.html?soid=1102213393746&aid=TTUEpdGU4Rs

Wayward Actors Company holding auditions for One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest on June 5 and 6. https://www.facebook.com/events/220306551799986/?acontext=%7B%22ref%22%3A%224%22%2C%22feed_story_type%22%3A%22308%22%2C%22action_history%22%3A%22null%22%7D

Friday, May 5, 2017

For the weekend - Louisville theatre shows and auditions (Oaks and Derby edition)

Just because it's Derby weekend doesn't mean the Louisville theatre scene is taking a break. Four shows are taking place that will help get people away from the Derby madness. This includes the opening of Floyd Central's The Elephant Man and the continuation of shows with JCCT, Alley Theater, and Derby Dinner Playhouse. check out those shows below.

Don't forget about the upcoming auditions as well. At least 10 are happening in the next month, and one is happening this weekend.

Enjoy!

Opening:

Floyd Central High School presents The Elephant Man until May 7. http://www.floydcentraltheatre.org/box-office.html

Ongoing shows:

Jackson County Community Theatre presents The Complete Works of Shakespeare (Abridged) until May 6. http://jcct.org

Alley Theater presents Reefer Madness until May 20. http://www.thealleytheater.org/show.aspx?name=reefer

Derby Dinner Playhouse presents Sister Act until May 28. http://derbydinner.com/

Auditions:

Auditions being held for Backstage Secrets on May 7 and 8. https://www.facebook.com/events/274664296323852/

River Pops holding auditions for Disney's Beauty and the Beast on May 13. https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10210783470396351&set=a.1635192513194.2087218.1038136880&type=3&theater

Little Colonel Playhouse holding auditions for Much Ado Out West on May 14 and 15. http://littlecolonel.net/auditions/

Derby City Playwrights accepting submissions for new plays until May 15. http://www.derbycityplaywrights.org/submissions

Oldham County Community Theater holding auditions for Clue on May 16 and 17. http://ocsartscenter.org/

TheatreWorks of Southern Indiana holding auditions for Big River on May 18 and 21. http://theatreworksofsoin.com/auditions

Commonwealth Theatre holding auditions for Red Riding Hood: A Vaudeville Romp on May 20. https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10210505492412473&set=gm.1473625989375531&type=3&theater

Mummers and Minstrels holding auditions for Cotton Patch Gospel on May 21 and 22. More info: Carolyn Gambrell (502) 228-0279 or cpgambrell@aol.com or Ron Kiser (502) 744-2041 or ron92647@gmail.com.

Shelby County Community Theatre holding auditions for Into the Woods on May 22 and 23. http://www.shelbytheatre.org/donation/audition/

Pandora Productions holding season auditions on May 23 (for actors who haven't worked with Pandora before) and May 24, 25, 27, and 28 (those who have worked with Pandora before). http://myemail.constantcontact.com/Auditions---2017-2018-Season-for-New---Veteran-Pandora-Actors--please-feel-free-to-forward-.html?soid=1102213393746&aid=TTUEpdGU4Rs

Wayward Actors Company holding auditions for One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest on June 5 and 6. https://www.facebook.com/events/220306551799986/?acontext=%7B%22ref%22%3A%224%22%2C%22feed_story_type%22%3A%22308%22%2C%22action_history%22%3A%22null%22%7D

Friday, April 28, 2017

For the weekend - Louisville theatre shows and auditions (Apr. 28 edition)

Just because the Derby Festival is going on doesn't mean theatre is taking a break. Instead, there are two shows opening this week at The Bard's Town and in Jackson County. Check them out below.

Don't forget about the shows already going on, all throughout town. Also, don't forget, there are plenty of auditions coming up, including a couple of newly listed ones and a couple of them coming up this weekend.

Enjoy!

Opening:

The Bard's Town presents The Roast of Doctor Who until Apr. 29. http://thebardstown.com/roast-of-doctor-who.html

Jackson County Community Theatre presents The Complete Works of Shakespeare (Abridged) until May 6. http://jcct.org

Ongoing shows: 

Alley Theater presents Reefer Madness until May 20. http://www.thealleytheater.org/show.aspx?name=reefer

Shelby County Community Theatre presents Of Mice and Men until Apr. 30. http://www.shelbytheatre.org/

Derby Dinner Playhouse presents Sister Act until May 28. http://derbydinner.com/

Hayswood Theatre presents Pride and Prejudice until Apr. 30. https://www.facebook.com/hayswood/

Auditions:

Clarksville Little Theatre holding auditions for Alice in Wonderland Jr. on Apr. 29. http://www.clarksvillelittletheatre.org/childrens-show-audition-form/

Liminal Playhouse holding season auditions on Apr. 30. https://www.facebook.com/events/1409526175752351/

Clarksville Little Theatre holding auditions for Backstage Secrets on May 7 and 8. https://www.facebook.com/events/274664296323852/

River Pops holding auditions for Disney's Beauty and the Beast on May 13. https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10210783470396351&set=a.1635192513194.2087218.1038136880&type=3&theater

Little Colonel Playhouse holding auditions for Much Ado Out West on May 14 and 15. http://littlecolonel.net/auditions/

Derby City Playwrights accepting submissions for new plays until May 15. http://www.derbycityplaywrights.org/submissions

Oldham County Community Theater holding auditions for Clue on May 16 and 17. http://ocsartscenter.org/

TheatreWorks of Southern Indiana holding auditions for Big River on May 18 and 21. http://theatreworksofsoin.com/auditions

Commonwealth Theatre holding auditions for Red Riding Hood: A Vaudeville Romp on May 20. https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10210505492412473&set=gm.1473625989375531&type=3&theater

Mummers and Minstrels holding auditions for Cotton Patch Gospel on May 21 and 22. More info: Carolyn Gambrell (502) 228-0279 or cpgambrell@aol.com or Ron Kiser (502) 744-2041 or ron92647@gmail.com.

Shelby County Community Theatre holding auditions for Into the Woods on May 22 and 23. http://www.shelbytheatre.org/donation/audition/

Friday, April 21, 2017

For the weekend - Louisville shows and auditions (Apr. 21 edition)

The fireworks may be going off this weekend over the Ohio River, but throughout Kentuckiana, theatre groups will be turning on the stage lights as plenty of theatre will be happening this weekend. A grand total of at least nine groups will have shows taking place this weekend, and for some of these groups, it's the last weekend for its shows. Check them out while you can!

Also, don't forget about the auditions coming up. At least 12 opportunities to get into the theatre scene are listed below. Chem them out!

Enjoy!

Opening:

Alley Theater presents Reefer Madness until May 20. http://www.thealleytheater.org/show.aspx?name=reefer

Shelby County Community Theatre presents Of Mice and Men until Apr. 30. http://www.shelbytheatre.org/

U of L theatre arts presents Antigone until Apr. 24. http://louisville.edu/theatrearts/productions

Bellarmine presents Crooked until Apr. 22. http://www.bellarmine.edu/cas/theatre/

Oldham County High School presents Little Shop of Horrors until Apr. 22. https://www.facebook.com/events/261105954341339/

Ongoing shows:

Derby Dinner Playhouse presents Sister Act until May 28. http://derbydinner.com/

Hayswood Theatre presents Pride and Prejudice until Apr. 30. https://www.facebook.com/hayswood/

Bunbury Theatre presents I Bet on the Nag until Apr. 23. http://www.bunburytheatre.org/index.php/season-30/i-bet-on-the-nag

Finnigan Productions presents The Last Party until Apr. 22. http://www.thebardstown.com/the-last-party.html

Auditions:

Actors Theatre holding local auditions on Apr. 21, 24. http://actorstheatre.org/auditions/

Acting Against Cancer holding auditions for The Wedding Singer on Apr. 23 and 24. https://www.facebook.com/events/1144152102379742/

Clarksville Little Theatre holding auditions for Alice in Wonderland Jr. on Apr. 29. http://www.clarksvillelittletheatre.org/childrens-show-audition-form/

Liminal Playhouse holding season auditions on Apr. 30. https://www.facebook.com/events/1409526175752351/

Clarksville Little Theatre holding auditions for Backstage Secrets on May 7 and 8. https://www.facebook.com/events/274664296323852/

River Pops holding auditions for Disney's Beauty and the Beast on May 13. https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10210783470396351&set=a.1635192513194.2087218.1038136880&type=3&theater

Little Colonel Playhouse holding auditions for Much Ado Out West on May 14 and 15. http://littlecolonel.net/auditions/

Derby City Playwrights accepting submissions for new plays until May 15. http://www.derbycityplaywrights.org/submissions

Oldham County Community Theater holding auditions for Clue on May 16 and 17. http://ocsartscenter.org/

TheatreWorks of Southern Indiana holding auditions for Big River on May 18 and 21. http://theatreworksofsoin.com/auditions

Commonwealth Theatre holding auditions for Red Riding Hood: A Vaudeville Romp on May 20. https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10210505492412473&set=gm.1473625989375531&type=3&theater

Shelby County Community Theatre holding auditions for Into the Woods on May 22 and 23. http://www.shelbytheatre.org/donation/audition/

Friday, April 14, 2017

For the weekend - Louisville shows and auditions (Apr. 14 edition)

Just because the Humana Festival is over does not mean theatre is on hiatus in Louisville. Instead, two classic shows are opening this week. Enjoy getting back in the habit with Sister Act at Derby Dinner, and take a short drive to Corydon for Pride and Prejudice. Check them out below!

Don't forget about the shows already going on, including As Yet Unnamed's Sweet Charity. This is the show, and the company's, final weekend ever. Give them a good farewell!

Also, don't forget about the upcoming auditions, including four of them coming within the next week. There's a truckload of auditions right behind them, too. Get involved with the Louisville theatre scene below.

Enjoy!

Opening:

Derby Dinner Playhouse presents Sister Act until May 28. http://derbydinner.com/

Hayswood Theatre presents Pride and Prejudice until Apr. 30. https://www.facebook.com/hayswood/

Ongoing shows: 

Bunbury Theatre presents I Bet on the Nag until Apr. 23. http://www.bunburytheatre.org/index.php/season-30/i-bet-on-the-nag

Finnigan Productions presents The Last Party until Apr. 22. http://www.thebardstown.com/the-last-party.html

As Yet Unnamed Theatre Company presents Sweet Charity until Apr. 16. http://www.kentuckycenter.org/all-shows/sweet-charity

Stage One Family Theatre presents James and the Giant Peach until Apr. 15. http://www.kentuckycenter.org/all-shows/james-and-the-giant-peach

Hardin County Playhouse presents Crimes of the Heart until Apr. 16. http://www.hardincountyplayhouse.com/

Auditions:

Theatre 502 holding season auditions on Apr. 15. https://www.facebook.com/events/1829002214089575/

Hayswood Theatre holding auditions for The Odd Couple on Apr. 17 and 18. https://www.facebook.com/hayswood/?hc_ref=SEARCH&fref=nf

Hardin County Playhouse holding auditions for Once Upon a Mattress on Apr. 17 and 18. http://www.hardincountyplayhouse.com/auditions.html

Actors Theatre holding local auditions on Apr. 20, 21, 24. http://actorstheatre.org/auditions/

Acting Against Cancer holding auditions for The Wedding Singer on Apr. 23 and 24. https://www.facebook.com/events/1144152102379742/

Clarksville Little Theatre holding auditions for Alice in Wonderland Jr. on Apr. 29. http://www.clarksvillelittletheatre.org/childrens-show-audition-form/

Liminal Playhouse holding season auditions on Apr. 30. https://www.facebook.com/events/1409526175752351/

Clarksville Little Theatre holding auditions for Backstage Secrets on May 7 and 8. https://www.facebook.com/events/274664296323852/

River Pops holding auditions for Disney's Beauty and the Beast on May 13. https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10210783470396351&set=a.1635192513194.2087218.1038136880&type=3&theater

Little Colonel Playhouse holding auditions for Much Ado Out West on May 14 and 15. http://littlecolonel.net/auditions/

Derby City Playwrights accepting submissions for new plays until May 15. http://www.derbycityplaywrights.org/submissions

Commonwealth Theatre holding auditions for Red Riding Hood: A Vaudeville Romp on May 20. https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10210505492412473&set=gm.1473625989375531&type=3&theater

Shelby County Community Theatre holding auditions for Into the Woods on May 22 and 23. http://www.shelbytheatre.org/donation/audition/