Current Performing Arts Program Offerings
BG Singers Page
BG Singers Encore! Page
The Little Mermaid, Jr.
2015 Spring Children's Theatre
Directed by Beverly Preuss
Music Direction by Cathy Glickman
Choreographed by Stephine Urban
Big Deal Productions is thrilled to present Disney’s The Little Mermaid, Jr. for our Spring 2015 Children’s Theatre production. In a magical underwater kingdom, the beautiful young mermaid Ariel longs to leave her ocean home (and her fins) behind and live in the world above. But first, she'll have to defy her father King Triton, make a deal with the evil sea witch Ursula, and convince the handsome Prince Eric that she’s the girl whose enchanting voice he’s been seeking. Featuring Disney classics like Part of Your World and Under the Sea, this show will be a treat for the whole family!
Performances will be held on April 23 and 24 at 7 pm, and April 25 and 26 at 3 pm at the Community Arts Center. All tickets are $8 in advance or $10 at the door. For more information, For more information, please contact Lindsay Grandt at 847.850.2132.
The Yellow Boat
2015 Teen Non Musical Production
Big Deal Productions is pleased to announce our upcoming Children's Theatre presentation of TheYellow Boat by David Saar. The story of The Yellow Boat is a glorious affirmation of a child's life, and the strength and courage of all children. This dramatization is based on the true story of David and Sonja Saar's son, Benjamin, who was born with congenital hemophilia, and died in 1987 at the age of 8 of complications. A uniquely gifted visual artist, Benjamin's buoyant imagination transformed his physical and emotional pain into a blaze of colors and shapes in his fanciful drawings and paintings. Benjamin's remarkable voyage continues to touch audiences around the world.
Performances are scheduled for May 6 - 9. For more information, please contact Jessi Hersman at 847.850.2152.
The Buffalo Grove Park District Performing Arts is looking for volunteers to help with our upcoming productions. We are looking for people willing to usher at performances, assist with set building/painting, help with costumes and a variety of other tasks related to putting on large scale productions. For more information about volunteering, please contact Lindsay Grandt at 847.850.2132.