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February 26 – April 6, 2014

The Humana Festival of New American Plays is the leading event of its kind, launching new plays into the national spotlight! Catch groundbreaking works that represent many generations, many voices and many views, including yours. The Festival runs the gamut from comedies to dramas to plays that forge new theatrical territory. Combined with world-class design and performances, this celebration of American playwrights’ innovation and imagination has something for everyone.

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This year’s Festival program will feature (in order of opening):

by Dorothy Fortenberry
directed by Lila Neugebauer

The Christians                  
by Lucas Hnath
directed by Les Waters

The Grown-Up                 
by Jordan Harrison
directed by Ken Rus Schmoll

brownsville song (b-side for tray)           
by Kimber Lee
directed by Meredith McDonough

Actors Theatre of Louisville and SITI Company present                  
Steel Hammer
Directed by Anne Bogart
Music and Lyrics by Julia Wolfe
Original Text by Kia Corthron, Will Power, Carl Hancock Rux and Regina Taylor
Recorded Music performed by Bang on a Can All-Stars and Trio Mediaeval
Performed and Created by SITI Company

Remix 38            
by Jackie Sibblies Drury, Idris Goodwin, Basil Kreimendahl, Justin Kuritzkes, and Amelia Roper
directed by Ian Frank
performed by the 2013-2014 Acting Apprentice Company
commissioned by Actors Theatre of Louisville

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