With so much to experience, your weekend just
became full of new ways to explore My Old Kentucky Home.
Breathtaking costumes, lively dance, & the timeless music of America’s 1st great composer. Nestled in My Old Kentucky Home State Park, where music fills the night air, go back in time to the 1850′s. Experience the sights and sounds of an era when America’s first great composer wrote timeless classics like “Oh! Susanna,” “Camptown Races,” “Beautiful Dreamer” and “My Old Kentucky Home.” We invite you and your family for an evening to remember outdoors on the grounds of the beautiful My Old Kentucky Home State Park, in our beautiful amphitheater.
The ageless classic show is back at My Old Kentucky Home! Follow Dorothy and Toto as a twister sends them Over The Rainbow to the mysterious land of Oz. Joined by Scarecrow, Tinman, and Lion, Dorothy and her friends make their way down the Yellow Brick Road to the Emerald City, home of the Great and Powerful Wizard of Oz. Experience the magic of the beautiful J. Dan Talbott Amphitheater under the stars this summer.
In the 1950s, the "Straw Hat Trail" was a series of outdoor theaters located across America during the station wagon road-trip days that produced musicals well into the 21st century.
Stephen Foster Story, and its' Dan J. Talbott Amphitheater, are the vestiges of this great trail, and still alive and well after nearly 50 years of operation!
Dan J. Talbott Amphitheater
What's not to love about a moon-lit night under the stars, watching one of the south's best outdoor musicals?
Great for couples, families, school, tour, and church groups!
Surrounded by age old oak trees and set into a natural hillside at the historic My Old Kentucky Home State Park, our amphitheater creates a very unique and comfortable outdoor experience.
Come see one of America's favorite musicals about our nation's first composer. Live music, dancing, and outdoor fun makes for a great time with the whole family.
Purchase your tickets to see Stephen Foster Story, or this years second-show act: All Shook Up at,
Special rates available for groups, military discounts, AAA.
Amphitheater Address & Location
411 East Stephen Foster Avenue