Monday, Wednesday & Thursday · 7PM · Various Locations
Street Theatre performs every Monday, Wednesday and Thursday at 7PM at various locations throughout the district. All plays are fun and free for the whole family.
Blanket or lawn chairs are recommended.
For more information, call 847/490-7015.
Hyronomous A. Frog
Hyronomous, a lonely frog prince, lives in a bog in the kingdom of Spamelot. Hyronomous is bored and unhappy as a frog. He's larger than the other frogs and hates the taste of flies. One day, the good witch Gloria appears to tell him he was once a human prince and it was a spell that turned him into an amphibian. To break this croak-filled wizardry, Hyronomous must be kissed by a maiden. After a hilarious adventure, our beloved frog finally gets his kiss from the handmaiden Delphinium, bringing about an ending full of wit and charm.!
- June 8 - Addams School
- June 10 - CRC
- June 11 - Blackwell School
- June 15 - Bock Park
- June 16 - Town Square Amphitheatre
- June 18 - Meineke Park
The Loathsome Lady
This tale begins as Arthur, trying to take a fast buck, is accused of poaching by the Black Knight. He attacks the king and even though Arthur defends himself valiantly with a rubber chicken - defeats him. IN order to keep his kingdom, Arthur must answer the most difficult riddle ever: What do women most desire? A hag from the wood can provide the answer, but only if Arthur can find a knight to marry the loathsome lady. Sir Gawain, an impetuous young knight, volunteers to defend the king's honor before he meets his bride-to-be. Will Gawain be true to his word? Only the answer to another riddle will keep everyone living happily ever after!
- June 22 - Addams School
- June 24 - CRC
- June 25 - Blackwell School
- June 29 - Bock Park
- July 1 - Town Square Amphitheatre
- July 2 - Meineke Park
Jack and the Beanstalk
The story of Jack and the Beanstalk needs no introduction, but this version of the familiar folk tale introduces an assortment of characters guaranteed to delight. Jack's father has been kidnapped by the terrible giant who lives in the clouds. TO save his family from starvation Jack must sell their beloved cow, Buttercup; but ends up trading for a handful of beans. The beans are magic, of course... and sprout into a beanstalk which reaches into the sky. With the help of his good fair, Frippery, Jack saves his father and destroys the evil giant.!
- July 6 - Addams School
- July 8 - CRC
- July 9 - Blackwell School
- July 20 - Bock Park
- July 22 - Town Square Amphitheatre
- July 23 - Meineke Park
Street Theatre is a paid summer traveling drama company for ages 16-25. The season runs June through July with rehearsals beginning in May. If interested in auditioning for the company, fill out the online audition form below.
Auditions will be held from 1-4 p.m., May 16 & 17. If interested in auditioning for the company, email firstname.lastname@example.org. List the date you want to audition. You will be contacted via email with further information one week prior to auditions.
Those auditioning should plan to be at auditions the entire time.
Participants will be required to fill out paperwork, including work availability. All participants must bring IDs such as a passport or a driver's license and a social security card for I-9 paperwork.