Including a gift to Actors Theatre in your estate plans helps ensure that your passion for theatre and the value of our programs lives on for future generations. Lifetime membership is extended to individuals who support the theatre through a bequest by will or living trust, or through other planned gifts that provide income for life and tax benefits to the donor. Legacy Circle members are recognized in programs, lobby boards and other print and electronic media and receive special event invitations.

Please consider making a bequest to Actors Theatre

  • Celebrate your lifetime of giving and love for the theatre
  • Sustain the creation of new American plays
  • Build future audiences for the theatre you love

Ways to Make a Planned Gift


Bequest from a Will or Trust

The simplest and most direct way to make an impact. Name Actors Theatre as a beneficiary in your estate plan by allocating an amount or percentage to the theatre.

Charitable Remainder Trusts

A charitable remainder annuity trust (CRAT) allows you to make a gift to Actors Theatre and receive a fixed, annual income for yourself and others for life, or for a term of up to 20 years.

Charitable Lead Trusts

A charitable lead trust (CLT) provides Actors Theatre with a steady income for a specific term of years or the life of an individual.

Gifts of Life Insurance

Actors Theatre can be named as owner and beneficiary of an existing policy, or a new policy can be established.

Contact Actors Theatre’s Development department for further information.

Katherine Lander
Director of Individual Giving
502.584.1265 x3026

Actors Theater of Louisville
316 West Main St.
Louisville, KY 40202
Box Office: 502.584.1205
502.371.0956 TDD

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