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Mary Poppins, Jr.
Fall Children's Theatre

Directed by Beverly Preuss
Music Direction by Kara Vombrack
Choreography by Kara Spector

Big Deal Productions is thrilled to present Mary Poppins, Jr. as the Fall 2018 Children’s Theatre production.  Based on one of the most popular Disney movies of all time, and the highly successful Broadway musical, this “practically perfect” show will be a treat for the whole family.  Featuring unforgettable songs from the movie, such as A Spoonful of Sugar, Feed the Birds, Let’s Go Fly a Kite, and incredible dance numbers, like Step In Time, this will be a show you won’t soon forget.

Performances will be held on November 9, 10 and 16 at 7:30 pm, and November 11 and 17 at 2 pm at the Community Arts Center.  All tickets are $12 in advance, or $15 at the door.  For more information, please contact Lindsay Grandt at 847.850.2132.

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2019 Winter Teen Musical
The Addams Family
February 22, 23, 24, March 1, 2 and 3

2019 Spring Children’s Musical
Guys & Dolls, Jr.
April 11, 12, 13 and 14

2019 Broadway Buddies Production
Footloose
May 14

2019 Spring Nonmusical
California Suite
May 31 and June 1

 

UPCOMING AUDITIONS

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The Addams Family
Winter Teen Musical

Directed by Karen Shuman
Music Direction by Dede Ginsberg
Choreography by Andrea Cain

Big Deal Productions is thrilled to announce auditions for our winter teen musical presentation of The Addams Family.  Auditions are open to all performers in grades 7 - 12, and will be held on Wednesday, November 28 and Thursday, November 29 from 5:30 - 9 pm at the Community Arts Center.  Callbacks will be held on Monday, December 3 in the evening.  Please prepare approximately 1 minute of a musical theater song, and bring an accompaniment CD/iPod with your song selection.  Please dress comfortably and wear appropriate footwear for a dance audition.

If cast in the show, there is a participation fee of $235, which includes top-notch musical theatre instruction and a show t-shirt.  Rehearsals for this production will be held on Monday and Wednesday evenings, Sunday afternoons, and occasional Saturday mornings.  Cast members will be responsible for securing appropriate footwear/tights/undergarments and stage make-up for the show.  Performances are scheduled for February 22, 24, March 1, 2 and 3.  Please click on the link below to secure your audition.  Audition appointments are limited and filled on a first come, first served basis.  For more information, please contact Lindsay Grandt at 847.850.2132.

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Volunteers

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.

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