Theater

‘Hairspray’ staged April 20, 21, 22 at Marian Catholic High

When Marian Catholic High School stages the musical “Hairspray” this weekend it will be senior Steven Babick’s final performance. Steven, of Homewood, will be joined on stage by sophomore Fiona Keating and freshman Taylor Trojan, both of Flossmoor, for the 7 p.m. shows Friday and Saturday, April 20 and 21, and 2 p.m. Sunday, April 22.

H-F High students win three top honors in state dramatics competition

Homewood-Flossmoor High School students won three top honors at the Illinois High School Association’s Group Interpretation and Contest Play competition. In addition, 10 H-F students were selected for the All-State Cast.

'Beauty and the Beast' staged at Hart School March 1 and 2

More than 80 students will perform and help stage “Beauty and the Beast” at 7 p.m. on March 1 and 2 at James Hart School, 18220 Morgan St.  in Homewood.

Drama Group’s musical ‘A New Brain’ is presented in March

  Scott Sowinski of 
  Flossmoor plays the 
  lead role in The Drama 
  Group's staging of 
  "A New Brain."
(Provided 
  photo)

Drama Group presents musical version of ‘Little Red Riding Hood’ in March

The classic children’s tale “Little Red Riding Hood” will be performed by The Drama Group March 21 through 25.
 
This musical adaptation is designed especially for children, whether they are at school, home schooled or at daycare and their families. 
 
“We’re introducing live theater to young children,” said director Charlie Misovye.
 

Auditions open to kids, teens for production of 'Alice'

The 23 Miles South Theatre is hosting auditions for a modern retelling of the tale of Alice in Wonderland from 6 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 30, at St. Paul Church, 18200 Dixie Highway in Homewood.
 
The cast will be actors ages 8 to 17. 

Auditions will include reading from a provided script, according to organizer Dawn Leader-Peloso. The play will be staged April 20 and 21.
 

Drama Group premieres ‘Whiskey Neat’ in January

The Drama Group opens 2018 with an original work, “Whiskey Neat.”
 
Shows are at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 12, 13, 18, 19 and 20 and 2 p.m. Jan. 14 and 21 at the Drama Group’s Milord Theater, 330 W. 202nd Street in Chicago Heights.  
 

H-F High asks community for input on expansion plans

The District 233 school board is hoping to get feedback through Nov. 17 on its survey of proposed plans for additions to Homewood-Flossmoor High School.
 

Musical ‘Eating Raoul’ presented in November by The Drama Group

The Drama Group presents a zany Broadway musical “Eating Raoul” filled with lively intrigue and laughs as the plot thickens.
 
The show will be presented at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 10, 11, 16, 17 and 18, or 2 p.m. Nov. 12, 18 and 19, at the Milord Studio Theater, 330 W. 202nd St. in Chicago Heights.
 

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