Episode 78. Marc Masterson – Past Artistic Director, Actors Theatre of Louisville (2000-2011)
Connecting people and telling stories fuel Marc Masterson as the artistic director of Actors Theatre of Louisville (ATL).
Marc works hard to keep the arts represented in the area communities. He helped develop ATL’s first education department and continues to be a supportive proponent for arts education. Actors Theatre of Louisville is also home to the Humana Festival of New American Plays.
Marc joined Actors Theatre of Louisville in August of 2000, after an impressive 20 years as producing director at Pittsburgh City Theatre. Accepting his position in Louisville meant a much larger theatre and budget, as well as a much larger audience.
Marc holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Carnegie Melon University, and a M.F.A. from the University of Pittsburgh. He has directed more than 100 professional productions and was the founder and chairman of the Greater Pittsburgh Art Alliance.