2017-2018 Season Student Matinees

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SKELETON CREW
LITTLE BUNNY FOO FOO
THE MAGIC PLAY
Fifth Third Bank’s DRACULA
Fifth Third Bank’s A CHRISTMAS CAROL

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Brown-Forman Series
$12 per student

skeleton crew

by Dominique Morisseau
directed by Steve H. Broadnax III

Grades 9 – 12
November 29, 2017 at 10:00 a.m.  27 SEATS AVAILABLE
December 6, 2017 at 10:00 a.m.  3 SEATS AVAILABLE
Bingham Theatre
Estimated Run Time:  2 hours, 20 minutes including one 15-minute intermission.
FULLY BOOKED
Waitlist Available
Updated: 11/17/17

As the Great Recession hits Detroit, a makeshift family of auto workers faces an uncertain future.

Content Advisories: Strong language and moderate sexual behavior.

lITTLE BUNNY FOO FOO

by Anne Washburn
music by Dave Malloy
directed by Les Waters

Grades 3 – 12
January 24 and 31, 2018 at 10 a.m.  1/24: ONLY 19 SEATS AVAILABLE
Bingham Theatre
Estimated Run Time:  1 hour, 30 minutes without an intermission.
Fully Booked
Updated: 11/13/17

In the enchanted forest, one super saucy bunny just can’t stop boppin’ all the field mice on the head. Will the Blue Fairy be forced to curb his mischief and turn him into a Goon? This fun-filled play with music is an effervescently delightful entertainment.

Content Advisories: None

THE MAGIC PLAY

by Andrew Hinderaker
director by Halena Kays
featuring magician Brett Schneider

Grades 9 – 12
January 30, 2018 at 10:30 a.m.
February 7, 2018 at 10:30 a.m.
Pamela Brown Auditorium
Estimated Run Time:  to be determined
Fully Booked
Updated: 10/31/17

A magician takes the stage to perform card tricks and share anecdotes, believing he’s in control. But some memories, once conjured, won’t be made to disappear—and sleight of hand can’t always summon the magic we need most. An exhilarating exploration of love, loss, and the importance of letting go.

Content Advisories: Strong language and moderate sexual behavior.


Holiday Favorites
$12 per student

Fifth Third Bank’s Dracula

originally dramatized by John L. Balderston and Hamilton Deane
from Bram Stoker’s world-famous novel, Dracula
as adapted and directed by William McNulty

Grades 7 – 12
September  6, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 15, 19, 20, 21, 22, 26, 27 and 28, 2017 at 10:30 a.m.
October 3, 4, 5, 12 and 19, 2017 at 10:30 a.m.

Bingham Theatre
Estimated Run Time:  2 hours, 30 minutes including one 15-minute intermission.
Fully Booked  SOLD OUT
Waitlist Available
Updated: 9/13/17

Louisville’s favorite vampire is back! This fast-paced, fright-filled adaptation of Bram Stoker’s gothic tale is a Halloween treat that drips with suspense—and even more blood.

Content Advisories: Sexual references and gory physical violence.

Fifth Third Bank’s A Christmas Carol

written by Charles Dickens
adapted by Barbara Field
directed by Drew Fracher
Grades 3 – 12
November 28, 29 and 30, 2017 at 10:30 a.m.   Currently Available: 11/28 – 6 seats; 11/30 – 34 seats
December 1, 5, 6, 7 and 13, 2017 at 10:30 a.m.

Pamela Brown Auditorium
Estimated Run Time:  1 hour, 55 minutes including one 15-minute intermission.
Fully Booked
Waitlist Available
Updated: 11/17/17

Actors’ charming production of the beloved holiday tale, filled with warmth, visual splendor and joyous music.

Content Advisories: Can be frightening for younger audiences.


Age Appropriateness

Please note age appropriateness when booking, as our Yum! Family Series Student Matinee productions are presented in their original form, without language or content editing. Teachers may request script copies and/or preview the performances during select performances. For details on audience advisories, contact Actors Education at 502.584.1265 or by email at education@actorstheare.org.

For details on previewing booked productions, contact Sarah Peters, Group Sales Manager, at 502.585.1210.


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

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