Mission: Actors theatre unlocks human potential, builds community and enriches quality of life by engaging people in theatre that reflects the wonder and complexity of our time.
Programs: Celebrating 53 years of outstanding theatre, actors theatre of louisville, the state theatre of kentucky, is the flagship arts organization in the louisville community. Actors theatre presents almost 400 performances annually and delivers a broad range of programming including classical repertory and contemporary work. In 2017, actors welcomed nearly 130,000 patrons and guests to the theatre, and provided arts education experiences to more than 15,000 young people in the region. Actors is home to the humana festival of new american plays and, in 41 years, the theatre has produced more than 450 premieres by more than 400 playwrights, among them three pulitzer prize-winning plays and several finalists, and received the three most prestigious awards given to regional theatres including a special tony award as an outstanding non-profit theatre.