Calendar of Coming Events

Today's News Tonight

TWO Youth present Today's News Tonight, a virtual performance sponsored by our friends at Rose Realty, and supported by Owensboro Health. 

Who needs breaking news when you have Today’s News Tonight? When a rag-tag team of newscasters tries to put a new perspective on field, weather, and sports reporting, it’s pure tongue-tied fun.

Buy tickets

Spies R Us

TWO Youth present Spies R Us, a virtual performance sponsored by our friends at Rose Realty, and supported by Owensboro Health. 

Spies ‘R’ Us features four undercover agents video conferencing from remote locations as they try to put a stop to an evil plan. Can they pull it together long enough to protect the planet and all its inhabitants, or will this virtual meeting be mankind’s undoing?

Buy tickets

Summer Shorts 2021 SUBMISSIONS


Beginning February 1,2021. Theatre Workshop of Owensboro (TWO) will accept original one-act plays for SUMMER SHORTS 2021, a festival of exciting new plays!

A CASH AWARD of $500 will be given for the piece voted BEST PLAY. A prize of $250 will go to the AUDIENCE FAVORITE.

To submit your play, you need to do two things.

First, send your script to, in PDF format. Include your contact information: name, address, email, and phone number in the email that accompanies your submitted script. DO NOT put this information on the cover page of your script. This will allow the reading committee to read your submission “blindly.”

Second, pay your entry fee through our ticketing system. Visit our tickets calendar page, look for “Summer Shorts 2021 SUBMISSIONS” and click Buy Tickets. From there select the event date and enter the number of scripts you will submit.
The entry fee is $20 per submission.

There is a two script limit per playwright. No more than one play per playwright will be produced. Submissions will be accepted through March 15, 2021.

Once we have confirmed your entry fee has been paid, your script will be evaluated to assure it meets the criteria of the competition as listed below. Playwrights whose work is selected for production will be notified by March 28, 2021.
Script Criteria:

Scripts must not have been published (other than by the playwright) or performed (other than staged readings) prior to this competition.

Scripts must be no longer than 20 pages (not including title pages or character descriptions) in PDF format. Scripts must not call for more than 5 characters.

Scripts should require minimal sets and set pieces. This will be a factor in final selection for production in SUMMER SHORTS 2021.

Scripts can be of any topic or genre the playwright chooses. There are no restrictions on language or content.

1. Submit your script in PDF format to
2. Include your contact information within the email, not on your cover page.
3. Pay your submission fee: $20 per entry at our tickets calendar page.
4. You will receive confirmation of receipt of your material and payment.

We look forward to reading some exciting new works!

Buy tickets

Ticket Information

Tickets can be purchased online using

or Discover

Please Note: There are no refunds on ticket purchases.

All Mainstage Stage performances and Youth Productions will have a $2 increase at door sale. Please purchase your tickets in advance to miss this charge. (tickets go off sale online two hours before performance time)

Tickets purchased online include a $1 per ticket processing fee. (Per ticket fee is waived for TWO Members).

TWO Members always pay the lowest ticket prices!

We have two levels of annual membership:


  • Up to two tickets to Theatre Workshop shows at savings up to 50% off.
  • No purchase or exchange fees.
  • Early-bird sales and special event invitations.

FAMILY MEMBERSHIP includes all the benefits shown above plus:

  • Two additional discounted tickets to Theatre Workshop shows and events (total four tickets per show).

To purchase a TWO Membership, or for more information, visit our Membership Page.

Season Passes

Please contact the Box Office to learn about our season passes! Five show, four show, and three show options available.

Our 56th  Season includes:
Escanaba in Da Moonlight
Sense and Sensibility
Something's Afoot
Sons of the Prophet
The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe

Ticket exchanges may be made until 24 hours before the original performance date,by calling the TWO Box Office

If you have questions, please call the TWO Box Office. Or write, tickets@TheatreWorkshop.Org

Box Office

The TWO Box Office is open Monday - Friday, 10am - 2pm, and one hour before performances.

If you have a Corporate Member ID, Special Offer, or Discount Coupon, please input it here and click apply:
Click CONTINUE to enter payment information.