Theater

Summer Theatre at H-F High presents 'Big the Musical TYA' July 19 and 20

Students in grades 2 through 12 participating in summer theater at Homewood-Flossmoor High School will conclude the session with three performances of “Big the Musical,” the theater for young audiences version.
 
Performances will be at 7 p.m. on Thursday, July 19, and 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. on Friday, July 20, in the Mall Auditorium in H-F’s South Building. Tickets are $7 for adults and $5 for students, children and senior citizens.
 

Drama Group presents the musical 'Fame'

The high-octane musical “Fame” will close out the 2017-18 season for the Drama Group.
 
Performances are at 7:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, July 27 and 28, and Thursday, Friday and Saturday, Aug. 2, 3 and 4. Matinee shows at 2 p.m. are on Sunday, July 29, and Saturday, Aug. 4. All shows are at the Drama Group’s Milord Studio Theatre, 330 W. 202nd St. in Chicago Heights.
 

'The Lady with all the Answers' opens July 15 at Theatre at the Center in Munster

  Janet Ulrich Brooks plays Ann Landers in the 
  Theatre at the Center production of "The Lady
  With All the Answers."
(Provided photo)
 

‘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.
 

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