Co-producer Steve Koek compares the story in The Diary of Anne Frank to his own family's Dutch Holocaust history
The day my wife Andi and I agreed to co-produce The Diary of Anne Frank for Summer Place Theater there was a part of me that stepped into the secret annex above Otto Frank’s business in Amsterdam, and a part of me that joined my dad and aunts in hiding.
Local theater veteran last directed South Pacific for Summer Place
Summer Place Theatre is thrilled to announce the return of Jorge Bermudez, who will direct The Diary of Anne Frank in July, 2020.
Mamma Mia! Spotlight
Jaime Sandoval has been gracing musical theater stages in the Chicago area for many years, playing a wide range of roles from Nathan Detroit in Guys & Dolls to the Leading Player in Pippin.
South Pacific Spotlight: Mark Hasselo, a Summer Place Theatre veteran, joins an experienced and talented ensemble
Mark Hasselo has been acting for almost a decade and has performed in numerous productions for Summer Place Theatre over the last seven years.
South Pacific Spotlight: Katie Carlson returns to Summer Place Theatre for a second straight summer
Katie Carlson returns to the Summer Place Theatre stage after making her debut last summer in Sugar. An elementary music teacher who can play several instruments herself, Katie has previously appeared in Cabaret and Once Upon a Mattress.