Information Collection and Use

You can browse our site without submitting any personal information. We will collect personal information when you submit it to us directly as described below.

Personal Information

Kentucky Shakespeare collects personal information when you make a purchase or a contribution, sign up for our email list, request information on our products and services, participate in a promotion or an online survey, contact Kentucky Shakespeare with a question or suggestion, apply for employment with Kentucky Shakespeare, order tickets or make a contribution by mail, e-mail, fax, phone, or online.

Depending on the nature of your interaction with Kentucky Shakespeare, we may ask you for personal information such as your name, phone number, physical address, email address, or other information that is not otherwise publicly available.

Information shared with third parties

Kentucky Shakespeare does not share, sell, rent email addresses, or share your information with third parties.

Security of your information

When you purchase a ticket or make a donation online, we need to obtain your email address, credit card number, expiration date, card identification number and billing address. Our site and Paypal have security measures in place intended to protect against the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control. This information is encrypted for transmission and stored securely at Kentucky Shakespeare.

Links to third party sites

To provide you with access to related information, our site contains links to third party websites. Kentucky Shakespeare is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of any of these linked sites. We do not control the privacy policies of the destination sites. Once you leave our Site (you can check what site you are on by checking the URL in the location bar on your browser), use of any information provided by you is governed by the privacy policy of the operator of the site you are visiting. Kentucky Shakespeare does not monitor third-party sites and is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of websites other than Kentucky Shakespeare websites.

Unidentifying Information Collected

In our effort to improve our services and enhance your overall online experience, Kentucky Shakespeare collects certain information in the aggregate or from sources which do not identify you personally.

IP addresses

We automatically track IP (internet protocol) addresses for statistical purposes. IP addresses are logged per user session and help to determine how often areas on our site are visited. Kentucky Shakespeare does not track IP addresses with any of your personal information, so we will never link an IP address to a specific user. We also monitor traffic patterns and site usage to help us develop and improve the design and layout of the site.


Cookies are files with small amount of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a web site and stored on your computer’s hard drive.

Like many sites, we use cookies to collect information. You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent.

Correcting or updating personal information

If your personal information changes, we will gladly correct, update, or remove any data you have previously provided to us. You may change your personal information at any time by sending Kentucky Shakespeare email to

Opt out

Kentucky Shakespeare may send users news about new offerings and special values by mail or email. To help us make e-mails more useful and interesting, we may receive a confirmation when you open e-mail from Kentucky Shakespeare. You may choose to opt out of receiving such email mailings by clicking “unsubscribe” or by contacting us at

Your acceptance of these terms

By visiting the Kentucky Shakespeare site, you consent to the terms of this Privacy Policy and to the collection and use of the stipulated information by Kentucky Shakespeare. We will always fully disclose our privacy policies, and we will promptly post any changes to our policy on this page.

You agree that Kentucky Shakespeare may retain and use your personal information as described in this policy until you inform us that you do not agree with this Privacy Policy.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

Kentucky Shakespeare may update this policy at any time. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the email address that you have provided us or by placing a prominent notice on our websites. By using this site after we post any changes to this Privacy Policy, you agree to accept those changes.

Contacting us about our website

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of this site, or your interactions with Kentucky Shakespeare, you can contact:

Kentucky Shakespeare
616 Myrtle Street
Louisville, KY 40208

Last updated June 2, 2021.