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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louisville.edu

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A Raisin in the Sun

By Lorraine Hansberry Directed by Baron Kelly A Raisin in the Sun is a play about dreams; what it means to dream big, to lose faith in your dreams, and to...

4/11/2019 7:30pm
A Raisin in the Sun

By Lorraine Hansberry Directed by Baron Kelly A Raisin in the Sun is a play about dreams; what it means to dream big, to lose faith in your dreams, and to...

4/12/2019 7:30pm
A Raisin in the Sun

By Lorraine Hansberry Directed by Baron Kelly A Raisin in the Sun is a play about dreams; what it means to dream big, to lose faith in your dreams, and to...

4/13/2019 7:30pm
A Raisin in the Sun

By Lorraine Hansberry Directed by Baron Kelly A Raisin in the Sun is a play about dreams; what it means to dream big, to lose faith in your dreams, and to...

4/18/2019 7:30pm
A Raisin in the Sun

By Lorraine Hansberry Directed by Baron Kelly A Raisin in the Sun is a play about dreams; what it means to dream big, to lose faith in your dreams, and to...

4/19/2019 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

University of Louisville

2301 S. 3rd St.

University of Louisville

Louisville, Kentucky 40292

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