Cultural Arts

Creativity; whether in the form of writing, dance, or music; makes ones very existence meaningful.


Since 1918, CenterStage has provided quality theater to the Louisville area community. CenterStage focuses on works of Jewish interest which offer broad cultural appeal. Each season is selected to honor the traditions of the past while opening doors to a new generation of theatre-goers. Click here for more.

CenterStage Acting Out

A professional touring children’s theater troupe which travels to schools and presents educational and relevant musical theater for students. CenterStage Acting Out presents a fall and spring show with public performances at the JCC. Click here for more information.

Jewish Film Festival

This yearly festival is held in February. Films are Jewish in nature or come from Jewish Directors. Most films are screened at Village 8. Click here for more information.

Patio Gallery at JCC

The Patio Gallery, located in the lobby of the Jewish Community Center, is the elegant setting for several imaginative exhibits featuring the innovative artwork of locally, nationally and internationally recognized artists. Click here for more.

Patio Gallery Hours
Sunday: 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
Monday – Thursday: 8:30 a.m.-9 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m.-7 p.m.
Saturday: CLOSED

Studio Art at JCC

From beginning painting to life drawing, from pastels to watercolors, from real life to portraits, the Jewish Community Center’s Studio Art Classes under supervision of our qualified instructor, are designed to nurture talents, widen horizons, and enrich the lives of our students. Click here for more.