We chatted with Christopher Corrigan about our upcoming July show, A Christmas Carol: A 1940s Radio Show. He adapted the original Charles Dickens novel for the holiday season at Cantigny Park in Wheaton, and now he's directing the show for Summer Place audiences as well!
Enjoy summertime showtunes at our first live musical since March 2020
After the year we've had, we could use some good news. Well, here it is: Summer Place Theatre is BACK, and we're thrilled to announce the cast of our first show of the 2021 season! Summer Lovin' is an original musical revue conceived and directed by Emma Gingold and Jeff Sand, with music direction by Rex Meyer. The 21-person cast and the live band are made up of the finest musicians in the Chicago area, and they can't wait to perform live outdoors this June.
Sunday, August 16 at 7pm
We had such a wonderful time premiering our first performance, "Songs of Hope," that we're doing it again!
Sunday, July 26 at 7pm
Before the pandemic, Summer Place Theater was busy preparing for our 54th season. And then the world ended. What to do now? Well, ...
After a week-long virtual Kids Camp and still no live theatre on the horizon, it's clear that our adult community members need some way to keep their skills polished too. That's why we've asked our Kids Camp instructors to come back and share their expertise with a grown-up audience!