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Application to Become a Chautauquan

We will not be accepting applications for new Chautauquans until March of 2019. We do not have any plans this year for hiring new Chautauquans. Please check back later.

Applications are due no later than March 31, 2019. Auditions will be held in June 2019. You will be notified in writing if you are invited to come in to audition.

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Lexington, KY 40508

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In celebration of Abraham Lincoln's birth week and upcoming Presidents Day, we are joined on THINK HUMANITIES by none other than Lincoln himself. Dr. Greg Waltermire portrays Lincoln for Kentucky Chautauqua. On today's episode, he gives us a sneak preview of his performance and provides some lesser-known facts about President Lincoln. Listen to Think Humanities here:


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