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Actors Theatre of Louisville

316 W Main St, 12526 Gemini Way Louisville ky 40243, Louisville, KY 40202-4218
+1 502-584-1205
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I've been to several plays at the Actors Theater since moving to Louisville. Having frown up on the... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2018
Michele F
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Louisville, Kentucky
Can’t say this season has been exceptional.

Truly, this theatre has had much better seasons in the past. Today’s play “Do You Feel Anger?” was... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2018
jgbtravels
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Louisville, KY
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A high-caliber theater that produces riveting, cutting-edge shows.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“christmas carol” (21 reviews)
“great play” (3 reviews)
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316 W Main St, 12526 Gemini Way Louisville ky 40243, Louisville, KY 40202-4218
Central Business District
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+1 502-584-1205
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Reviewed 28 April 2018

I've been to several plays at the Actors Theater since moving to Louisville. Having frown up on the Eat Coast, lived with my grandmother who had been a show girl in the Black Broadway musicals, and having being introduced to the theater and dabbled in...More

Thank Michele F
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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Truly, this theatre has had much better seasons in the past. Today’s play “Do You Feel Anger?” was a short play but seemed to last forever. I could say it was absurd or silly but it did finally get to a point. Yet I felt...More

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Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

My wife and I saw Santaland diaries, not what I was expecting but worth the price of admission. We very much enjoy seeing different shows at the Theatre.

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Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Great play with good acting and singing. The costumes, scenery, and special effects were amazing. Intimate venue with comfortable seating and good legroom. This is going to be a new tradition for us!

1  Thank Elizabeth T
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Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

The caliber of acting and both the quality and creativity exhibited were compelling. Although I knew the story, I was captivated throughout the evening. The show was in the Pamela Brown Auditorium which is a cozier setting that allows patrons to be reasonably close to...More

1  Thank Lisa D
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Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

We went and saw Dracula and it was amazing. For the space they had, they really conveyed the story well. The first part was a little dull, but after they really got it going. They do have some snacks for sale and have a bar.

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Reviewed 23 September 2017

Critics everywhere have praised Angels in America - Part One - Millennium Approaches, which might leave you wondering what Actors Theatre could possibly bring to the stage to compare. Well, I'll give you a little hint. It's called Part Two. Angels in America - Part...More

Thank Angela A
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Reviewed 9 May 2017

Some of the shows at Actors Theater can be quite good, however not all of them are meet expectations. Some that we saw recently had bizarre subject matter that was not remotely hinted at in the play descriptions and were not helped by awkward acting...More

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Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Actors Theatre of Louisville is truly an amazing Theatre!! I started catching plays here when the marvelous Victor Jory was acting and Jon Jory was directing. The quality of the productions is in a word, STUNNING!! If you have never experienced ATL, you MUST GO!!...More

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Reviewed 18 April 2017

Actors Theatre is a jewel in the professional theatre world and a feather in the cap for Louisville. Three different theatres of varying size are located in a historic building downtown on Main, and there is something for fans of all ages. Personally I look...More

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