Dracula http://wfpl.org en REVIEW | New Fights, More Horror in 'Dracula' http://wfpl.org/post/review-new-fights-more-horror-dracula <p>Some holiday shows become tradition, annual outings passed down through and binding across generations. But attending Actors Theatre of Louisville's "Dracula" feels more like a ritual (like the season's first pumpkin ale or latt<span style="line-height: 1.5;">é), a key event in observing the transition from summer to fall.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">"Dracula" opened Friday the&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">13th</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;and runs through Halloween in the Bingham&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Theatre</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Directed by William </span>McNulty,<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;the production changes in small ways from year to year, but it rarely fails to properly usher in the longer nights of autumn.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;The gothic thriller is the theater's second-longest running production, and ahead of the national curve as the country's only annual "Dracula" production.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Mon, 16 Sep 2013 18:13:38 +0000 Erin Keane 6856 at http://wfpl.org REVIEW | New Fights, More Horror in 'Dracula' Student Matinees Teach and Thrill http://wfpl.org/post/student-matinees-teach-and-thrill <p>Over the last ten years, Actors&nbsp;Theatre&nbsp;of Louisville has made educational outreach an institutional priority. The theater's student matinees are a cornerstone of its education program. &nbsp;About 15,000 students, teachers and chaperones attend matinees at Actors&nbsp;Theatre&nbsp;every season.</p> Tue, 18 Sep 2012 19:57:34 +0000 Erin Keane 1702 at http://wfpl.org Student Matinees Teach and Thrill Review: 'Dracula' Is Back, Bloody http://wfpl.org/post/review-dracula-back-bloody <p>Actors Theatre opened the “<a href="http://actorstheatre.org/shows/fifth-third-banks-dracula-2012-2013/">Dracula</a>” crypt Friday for its 18<sup>th</sup> consecutive Halloween season run. Directed and adapted by William McNulty, the play is based on Bram Stoker’s classic horror novel about a mysterious count from Transylvania who terrorizes a seaside town in England.</p> Mon, 17 Sep 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Erin Keane 1677 at http://wfpl.org Review: 'Dracula' Is Back, Bloody