The Playhouse

Built in 1874, The Playhouse building served as a small, interdenominational chapel for the House of Refuge. In 1923, UofL acquired the land on which the chapel stood, converted the structure into a theatre and, several decades later, moved it to the land that now is Freedom Park.

1911 S. 3rd Street , Louisville, Kentucky 40208

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The Taming of the Shrew

By William Shakespeare Directed by J.Ariadne Calvano Considered Shakespeare’s first comedy, The Taming of the Shrew revolves around two sisters - one...

11/8 7:30pm
The Taming of the Shrew

By William Shakespeare Directed by J.Ariadne Calvano Considered Shakespeare’s first comedy, The Taming of the Shrew revolves around two sisters - one...

11/9 7:30pm
The Taming of the Shrew

By William Shakespeare Directed by J.Ariadne Calvano Considered Shakespeare’s first comedy, The Taming of the Shrew revolves around two sisters - one...

11/10 7:30pm
The Taming of the Shrew

By William Shakespeare Directed by J.Ariadne Calvano Considered Shakespeare’s first comedy, The Taming of the Shrew revolves around two sisters - one...

11/15 7:30pm
The Taming of the Shrew

By William Shakespeare Directed by J.Ariadne Calvano Considered Shakespeare’s first comedy, The Taming of the Shrew revolves around two sisters - one...

11/16 7:30pm

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David R Dinn

David R Dinn 11/23/2015

Awesome play. Really enjoyed it. Keep it up!

Chavaysha L Chaney

Chavaysha L Chaney left a positive review 11/20/2015

It was beyond great! I loved it

The Playhouse

The Playhouse posted a photo 10/23/2013

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Louisville, Kentucky 40292

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