By Thorton Wilder
Young Adult Non Musical
Big Deal Productions is excited to present the Pulitzer Prize winning drama, Our Town by Thornton Wilder. Featuring a wonderful cast of talented performers in grades 6 – 12, this meaningful show is sure to impress.
Our Town tells the story of the fictional American small town of Grover's Corners between 1901 and 1913 through the everyday lives of its citizens.
Performances will be held at the Community Arts Center on May 18, 19 and 20 at 7:30 pm, and May 21 at 2 pm. For more information, please contact Jessi Hersman at 847.850.2132.
Crescendo Show Choir
The Crescendo Show Choir is excited to present their first-ever spring concert at the Community Arts Center on June 7 and 8 at 7 pm. All tickets are general admission and are available for $5. Please contact Lindsay Grandt at 847.850.2132 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
All Shook Up
Director/Choreographer: Karen Shuman
Music Director: Aaron Kaplan
Assistant Choreographer: Andrea Cain
Big Deal Productions is delighted to present All Shook Up as our 2017 Summer Musical production. Loosely based on Shakespeare’s Twelfth night, All Shook Up tells the story of a small town girl from somewhere in the middle of a square state…in the middle of a square decade…and the motorcycleriding roustabout she falls for. Inspired by and featuring the music of Elvis Presley, this hip-swiveling, musical comedy will have you jumpin’ out of your blue suede shoes, with such classics as Heartbreak Hotel, Jailhouse Rock, and Don’t Be Cruel.
Performances will be held on July 21, 22, 28 and 29 at 7:30 pm, and July 23 and 30 at 2 pm at the Community Arts Center. Tickets for adults and children ages 12 and up are $18 in advance, or $20 at the door. Tickets for children ages 11 and under are $12 in advance, or $15 at the door. Tickets will be available for purchase at bigdealproductions.org starting on June 16. For more information, please contact Lindsay Grandt at 847.850.2132.
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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.