Established in 1977, the mission of the Pennyroyal Arts Council, Inc. is to encourage, develop, and promote the appreciation of the Arts through: Education, Support, Service, and Presentation.

The Pennyroyal Arts Council, a non-profit 501 (c) (3) organization, was established in 1977. Our mission is to encourage, develop, and promote the appreciation of the Arts through Education, Support, Service, and Presentation. We are governed by a Board of Directors which meets the second Monday of each month at the Alhambra Theatre. Visitors are welcome to attend these meetings. Staff includes an Executive Director, Assistant Executive Director, Education Coordinator, Front of House Manager, Technical Director, and Office Manager.

Arts Council programming includes the Live at the Alhambra series, School Day Performances, The Big Read, Missoula Children’s Theatre, and Art Exhibits. The Arts Council manages the Alhambra Theatre on South Main Street in downtown Hopkinsville.


Our Offices

Our offices are located in the top floor of the newly renovated Alhambra Theatre.

Office hours are Monday to Friday from 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM.

Kentucky Arts Partnership

The Kentucky Arts Council, the state arts agency, supports Pennyroyal Arts Council with state tax dollars and federal funding from the National Endowment for the Arts.


Board of Directors

Jim Gray, President

Casey Walton, Treasurer

Martha White, Past President

Lauren Wilson, Incoming President



Board Members

Brooke Bailey Abner

Rob Arnold

Tiffany Baker

Troy Body

Linda Browder

Penny Chewning

Mary Anne Garnett

Alita Johnson

Henrietta Kemp, HAG Representative

Chandler Goolsby Ladd

Caitlyn Leffard

Ryann Mabry

Kay McKinney, Emeritus

Kari Moore

Cody Noffsinger

Melanie Noffsinger

Michael Pendleton

Jack Shah

Jami Sims Carroll

LeeAnn Sorrell

Jordan Talley

Jackie Weathers

Sarah Whitaker

David White

Pennyroyal Arts Council Staff

Margaret Prim, Executive Director

Becky Green, Assistant Executive Director

Molly Campbell, Arts Education Coordinator

MacKenzie Russell, Production Assistant

Ashley Chewning, Business Manager

Julia Sikes, Front of House Manager

Doris Anne Russell, Patron Service Coordinator

Office Hours: Monday-Friday


Alhambra Theatre

507 South Main Street
Hopkinsville, KY

Jason Killebrew, Technical Director