Walden Theatre http://wfpl.org en Innovation Award Winner Says Collaboration Is the Future for Louisville Arts http://wfpl.org/post/innovation-award-winner-says-collaboration-future-louisville-arts <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Working in the nonprofit arts world isn't for the weak. Competition is stiff - for the limited amount of public and private funding, for audience members, season subscribers and individual donors. But Alison Huff says working together, not against one another, is what's going to allow Louisville's arts community to grow and thrive in the future.&nbsp;</span></p> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 13:14:05 +0000 Erin Keane 9123 at http://wfpl.org Innovation Award Winner Says Collaboration Is the Future for Louisville Arts Louisville's Walden Theatre and Blue Apple Players to Merge http://wfpl.org/post/louisvilles-walden-theatre-and-blue-apple-players-merge <p>Louisvilleā€™s Walden Theatre and the Blue Apple Players are merging into one nonprofit theater education provider. The boards of directors of both organizations voted Monday to combine the two entities by the end of the year.</p><p>Walden Theatre is an independent conservatory theater program offering hands-on theater training for Louisville-area students. Walden also offers outreach programming that is similar to the work of Blue Apple Players, which produces educational plays in area schools and offers theater education training to elementary school teachers. Both were founded in 1976.</p> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 16:32:12 +0000 Erin Keane 8903 at http://wfpl.org Louisville's Walden Theatre and Blue Apple Players to Merge Walden Grads Reunite in Mamet's 'American Buffalo' http://wfpl.org/post/walden-grads-reunite-mamets-american-buffalo <p>Walden Theatre graduates reunite on stage in several productions this summer, starting with David Mamet&rsquo;s &ldquo;American Buffalo.&rdquo;</p><p>Walden has been turning out well-trained young actors from its conservatory program since 1976. They go their separate ways after graduation, but this summer they&rsquo;ll have several opportunities to work at Walden again.</p> Mon, 02 Jul 2012 13:24:40 +0000 Erin Keane 877 at http://wfpl.org