Julane Havens

Associate Artistic Director
Commonwealth Theatre Center
Louisville, Kentucky

Julane Havens is the Associate Artistic Director for Commonwealth Theatre Center in Louisville, where she co-manages the Walden Theatre Conservatory and has managed student assessments since 2013. She participated in student assessment development for The Kentucky Center Governor’s School for the Arts, where she is the Chair of the Drama program. Julane is a proud member of Actors’ Equity Association and is honored to have directed the first productions of HENRY IV PARTS 1 & 2 for the Young American Shakespeare Festival, to have led two arts-immersion trips to Nicaragua with Hand in Hand Ministries, and to have founded the Summer Shakespeare Intensive at CTC in 2011. She earned a Master of Fine Arts in Acting and Directing from the University of Missouri – Kansas City/ Kansas City Repertory Theatre, and recently graduated with a Master of Arts in Business Design and Arts Leadership from Savannah College of Art and Design.