Humana Festival of New American Plays

2017 Humana Festival Weekend & Ticket Options


Weekend Options

Start by choosing from four distinct weekends to fit your schedule.

First look weekend – march 17-19, 2017

Sample three world premiere plays and enjoy a leisurely weekend in Louisville.

discover WEEKEND – MARCH 24-26, 2017

Join future theatre makers from across the country while seeing four world premiere plays, plus a Keynote Address and a panel conversation.

Theatre professors and students should check out special College Days Packages.

ovation WEEKEND – MARCH 31-april 2, 2017

Dig into exciting new works with a five or six play package, plus a presentation by a leader in American theatre and more.

encore WEEKEND – APRIL 6-9, 2017

The Humana Festival’s culminating weekend brings the nation’s top producers, staff, artists, agents and more under one roof for a thrilling toast to the newest in American Theatre. Choose a five, six or seven play package.

Ticket Package Options

Then determine which package option is right for you.


Packages available for all weekends
For professional theatre staff or board members, artists, producers, agents, publishers, and volunteers, as well as funding or supporting organizations that are providing financial or other support to theatre institutes.

theatre lover PACKAGES

Packages available for all weekends
For theatre enthusiasts, avid travelers, artistic explorers, as well as high school students and teachers as well as college students and professors who are unable to attend College Days. (Formerly known as New Play Getaway)


Packages available for March 24-26, 2017
For college and university theatre faculty or staff and undergraduate and graduate students. Packages are also available for recent graduates who have secured an audition for our 2017-2018 Professional Training Company during their time at College Days weekend.


Packages available for the final two weekends of the Festival (March 31-April 2; April 6-9).
For certified members of the press.

Additional Ticket Options


Available for all Humana Festival Plays. Specific performances subject to availability.

Locals Pass

Available to residents of the following counties: KY-Bullitt, Shelby, Jefferson, Oldham, Henry, Spencer; IN-Floyd, Harrison, Clark.

41st Humana Festival of New American Plays Calendar

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

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