Louisville Performing Arts: View All Shows This Season

louisville There is a charming and very busy art scene. So much drama, so much music and so much dance. Our city shines with creative arts. Below is a list of events and art companies we love.

Amber Dance Company | ambodancetheatre.org

  • kids these days – 26-27 August 2022

Louisville Ballet | louisvilleballet.org

  • Copella – October 6-8, 2022
  • Celebrate Allen – November 4-5, 2022
  • Brown Foreman Nutcracker – December 9-23, 2022
  • choir – January 25-29, 2023
  • Spotlight Series: Spotlight on Women – March 2-4, 2023
  • La Sylphide and the Scottish Symphony – April 13-15, 2023

circus vinardos | venardoscircus.com

A/Tint | atonalensemble.com

  • Season 9 Opener – October 2, 2022

Louisville Chamber Music Society | louisvillechambermusic.wordpress.com

  • Takachi String Quartet – October 23, 2022
  • Curtis Tour: Eric Owens and the Curtis Opera Singers – November 20, 2022
  • Merz Trio – March 19, 2023
  • Dover Quartet – April 15, 2023

Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts | Kentucky Performing Arts Network

  • The Beatles and the Stones – A Musical Showdown – September 1, 2022
  • Little Knicks – Tribute to Tom Petty and Stevie Nicks – September 17, 2022
  • Southern Soul Festival – September 18, 2022
  • magic and wonder – October 8, 2022

Kentucky Opera | Beijing Opera Network

  • bohemian – September 23, 25, 27, 29 and October 2, 2022
  • maria de buenos aires – November 11-13, 2022
  • Magi’s Gift – December 15, 16, 18, 20, 22, 2022
  • Cinderella – 24-26 February 2023

Louisville Orchestra | louisvilleorchestra.org
September 10, 2022 kicks off at the Iroquois Amphitheatre

  • Shawnee Park – September 11, 2022
  • Swing, swagger, and wiggle – September 16, 2022
  • Swing, swagger, and wiggle – September 17, 2022
  • Kelli O’Hara’s Pop Opening Night – September 24, 2022
  • radical romanticism – October 14-15, 2022
  • Disney Concerts: Music and Movies – October 30, 2022
  • Philharmonic Fantasia – November 12, 2022
  • Tchaikovsky’s 4th – November 18-19, 2022
  • jingle bells concert – November 26, 2022
  • Handel’s Messiah – December 2, 2022
  • one fifth of beethoven – January 13-14, 2023
  • lights, camera, action! – January 22, 2023
  • Pop Music: The Golden Age of Hollywood – January 28, 2023
  • The Gilded Age in Paris and Vienna – 3-4 February 2023
  • Pop: Aretha: Tribute – February 25, 2023
  • American Music Festival: Journey of Faith – March 4, 2023
  • American Music Festival: Literary Influence – March 10-11, 2023
  • Pop Music: Decades: Back in the 80s – March 18, 2023
  • cultural crossing – March 26, 2023
  • Rachmaninoff – March 31, 2023
  • Classic: Rach and Bartok – April 1, 2023
  • Popular Music: Texas Tenor – April 7, 2023
  • Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix concert – April 21, 2023
  • From silence to brilliance – May 12-13, 2023

Louisville Youth Orchestra | lyo.org

  • music of the stars – November 6, 2022
  • four seasons – November 20, 2022
  • Discover the concert – November 21, 2022
  • Festive legends, lights and legends – December 11, 2022

Actors Theater | Actors Theater.org

  • Dracula – September 7-18, 2022
  • Fannie Mae: Music and Life at Fannie Mae – October 12-23, 2022
  • A Christmas Carol: Ghost Stories – December 14-23, 2022

Bard’s Town | thebardstown.com/index.html

  • Extra Crispy Improv – 3rd Friday of August to December 2022
  • impromptu anonymity – First Saturday of August to December 2022
  • betty’s burlesque – August 19-20, 2022
  • comedians michael henry and tim murray – August 26, 2022
  • Ten Taki Festival of Ten Minute Drama – September 15-24, 2022
  • Wayward cast company and theater reenactment!Introducing the Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Holmes – October 6-8, 13-15, 2022
  • life is still wonderful – November 11-20, 2022
  • king of christmas – December 8-23, 2022

Boot Theater | facebook.com/people/Bootstraps/100084325110941

  • Bootstraps Volume 1.1: One Act Showcasing New and Emerging Directors – December 1-4, 2022

Broadway Louisville | louisville.broadway.com

  • Anastasia – August 2-7, 2022
  • Sawtooth Pill – August 31st to September 1st, 2022
  • violinist on the roof – October 18-23, 2022
  • pretty Woman – 29 November – 4 December 2022
  • Annie – 14-19 February 2023
  • Not Too Proud: The Life and Times of Temptation – April 11-16, 2023
  • Hudderstown – May 16-21, 2023
  • to kill a robin – June 20-25, 2023

Banbury | bunburytheatre.org

  • “Indecent” Discuss with the post-show
  • August 4– The intersectionality of Jewish, black and queer — Keith McGill, nationally known stand-up comedy
  • August 6th – Indecent talk — Dr. Janna Segal, Associate Professor of Theatre Arts, University of Louisville
  • August 7th – exile – Rabbis Ben Freed and Ariane Barrie-Stern, Artists-in-Residence, from Keneseth Israel. This speech was on Tisha B’Av, commemorating the destruction of the ancient temple and the Jewish diaspora.
  • August 11th – Jewish music – Cantors Sharon Hordes, Keneseth Israel and David Lipp, Adath Jeshurun
  • August 13– the path of faith to peace, Dr. Judd Hendricks
  • August 14– An original Yiddish play by Sholem Asch about “The God of Vengeance,” With the Yiddish Theatre Ensemble (Berkeley, CA).
  • theater Will air from July 31 to August 21, 2022

Center Stage | jewishlouisville.org/the-j/j-arts-ideas/centerstage

  • Center Stage: A Century of Entertainment – August 25-29, 2022
  • falsetto – October 27, 29-31, 2022, November 3, 2022
  • King’s Comments – December 10, 2022
  • 13: Musical Theatre – February 23, 25-27, March 2, 4, 5, 2023
  • 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee – May 11, 13-15, 18, 20 and 21, 2023
  • Anne Frank Diary – April 13, 15 and 16, 2023

Indoor Theater | thechamberheatre.com/index.php

  • The Indoor Theater will return in spring 2023 with two new productions. Watch thechamberheatre.com for updates.

Clarksville Little Theater | clarksvillelittleheatre.org

  • free September 9-11, 16-18, 2022
  • christmas carol November 11-13, 18-20, 2022
  • bookworm January 13-15, 20-22, 2023
  • moon over buffalo March 10-12, 17-19, 2023
  • shit May 12-14, 19-21, 2023

Chicken Coop Theatre Company | thechickencooptheatre.com

  • suffering – 17-21 August 2022
  • The Great and Terrible Wizard of Oz – January 19-29, 2023

Federal Theatre Center | federal theater.org

  • our city – October 12-22, 2022
  • selki’s wife – November 10-19, 2022
  • Ideas from the CTC Reading Series – January 20-21, 2023
  • Young Playwrights Festival – February 9-18, 2023
  • Young Company Introduction: Little Women – March 9-18, 2023
  • American Youth Shakespeare Festival – May 11-23, 2023

Company Waiver | facebook.com/companyOutCast

  • leave the nursery directly – August 5-7, 11-13, 2022
  • Miss Sunshine Musical – October 21-23 and 28-30, 2022
  • Tuna Christmas – 9-11 and 16-18 December 2022
  • Agatha Christie’s unexpected guest – 17-29 and 26-28 February 2023

Derby Dinner Theatre | Derby Dinner Network

  • The Wizard of Oz – July 6 to August 21, 2022
  • bright star – 24 August to 2 October 2022
  • Murder on the Orient Express – October 5th to November 13th, 2022
  • Don’t let the pigeons drive the bus! – October 8 to November 12, 2022
  • white christmas – November 15 to December 31, 2022
  • santa claus musical – November 19 to December 23, 2022
  • The musical “Grumpy Old Man” – January 4th to February 12th, 2023
  • young frankenstein – 15 February to 26 March 2023
  • Escape to Margaritaville – March 29 to May 24, 2023

Faith Studio | Faith Studio.com

  • Ragtime – September 7-11, September 14-18, 2022

Floyd’s Central Theatre Arts | floydcentraltheatre.org

  • every wonderful thing – September 8-10, 2022
  • The Mystery of Edwin Drude – November 11-20, 2022
  • Twelfth Night – January 12-14, 2023
  • whatever – March 10-19, 2023
  • into the woods – April 13-16, 2023

Little Colonel Player | Small Colonel Network

  • Ken Ludwig’s God of Comedy – October 7-9, 13-16, 2022
  • Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, Traveling Satire in Two Turbulent Acts – December 2-4, 8-11, 2022
  • what mom taught me – 3-5, 9-12 February 2023
  • Arsenic and old lace – March 24-26, 30, 31, April 1, 2, 2023
  • write my own obituary – June 2-4, 8-11, 2023

Mind’s Eye Theatre| mindseyetheatre.com

  • musicals of musicals – 23 September to 2 October 2022

New Albany High School Dramatic Arts | newalbanytheatrearts.org

  • Seussical Musical – November 11-13, 18-20, 2022
  • Mary Poppins – March 3-5, 10-12, 2023

Made by Pandora | pandoraprods.org

  • Shakespeare’s R&J – August 8-28, 2022
  • Georgia McBride saga – September 2-4, 8-11, 15-18, 2022
  • Crazy Queer’s Guide to Fairy Tale Classification – October 2022
  • unexpected joy – November 4-6, 10-13, 17-20, 2022
  • point – January 13-15, 20-22, 26-29, 2023
  • should be you – March 10-12, 16-19, 23-26 March 2023
  • mantra – April 28-30, May 11-14, 18-21, 2023

Red Line Performing Arts | redlineperformingarts.com

  • Sister Play: The Divine Comedy – August 26-28, 2022

Shelby County Community Theater | shelby theater.org

  • little lion king – September 15-25, 2022
  • Frankenstein – October 20-30, 2022
  • christmas carol – December 1-11, 2022
  • she loves me – 2-12 February 2023
  • tell a story – March 4, 2023
  • lockerbie woman – April 14-23, 2023
  • up to you – May 11-21, 2023
  • Shaky! – June 2023

Phase 1 | stageone.org

  • last stop on market street – October 15, 22, 29, 2022
    *Sensory friendly show October 22nd at 2pm
  • The best Christmas pageants ever – December 3, 10, 17, 2022
    *Sensory friendly show December 10th at 5pm
  • giver – January 28, February 4, 11, 2023
    *Sensory friendly show February 4th at 5pm
  • Edward Duran’s Miracle Tour – March 25, April 1, 15, 2023
    *Sensory friendly show April 1st at 2pm
  • Storytellers Series – Back to School – August 6, 2022 Theme: Back to School
  • Storytellers Series – Grandparents Day – September 10, 2022
  • Storytellers Series – The Gingerbread Man – October 1, 2022
  • Storytellers Series – Halloween/Fall Fest – October 29, 2022
  • Storytellers Series – Gratitude – November 19, 2022
  • Storytellers Series – Trying New Things – January 7, 2023
  • Storytellers Series – Bedtime Stories / Pajama Party – February 18, 2023
  • Storytellers Series – Audience Choice – March 18, 2023
  • Storytellers Series – Adapt and Stand Out – April 15, 2023
  • Storytellers Series – The Jungle Outside – May 20, 2023

University Theatre of Louisville | louisville.edu/theatrearts

  • blood at the root – September 2022
  • Gloria – November 2022
  • 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee – February 2023
  • beautiful – April 2023

Whodunnit Murder Mystery Theater | whodunnitky.com

  • behind the scenes murder – Saturday evening 17th September to 5th November 2022
  • Sherlock Holmes: Silent Night November 19 to January 7, 2023
  • Murder by the Sea: The Mystery of the Dark Veil – 11 February to 1 April 2023
  • The Reluctant Mummy Case – date to be determined

Carmichael’s | carmichaelsbookstore.com

  • Mohsin Hamid: The Last White Man – August 8, 2022
  • Colson Whitehead in conversation with Adam Selwell – August 9, 2022
  • Ellen Hagan with Olivia A. Cole and Danni Quintos – August 13, 2022
  • Drag Queen Storytime in Kentucky – August 20, 2022
  • Cynthia Newbery Martin and Katie Yocombe – August 25, 2022
  • Jim Kelly: Fight like hell – October 13, 2022

KMAC Museum | kmacmuseum.org

  • Poetry Writing Workshop – August 13-20, 2022
  • KMAC Poetry Slam – The last Saturday of August to December 2022

Louisville Book Festival | louisvillebookfestival.com

Roots 101 Africa American Museum | root-101.org

  • MaxwellSounds Presents: Roots 101 Poetry Slam – The third Tuesday of August to December 2022

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