2016 Season: The Birds
Adapted by Conor McPherson
September 30 - October 30

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Fall Classes @ Citadel Theatre Education


Fall classes for Citadel Theatre's acting school, Citadel Theatre Education, started Sunday September 11. Classes will run through early December, in most cases culminating in final performances on the Citadel Theatre Main Stage. All classes are taught by degreed acting professionals who come to Citadel to share their talent with a new generation of young actors.

McPherson’s ‘Birds’ Descending Upon Lake Forest’s Citadel Theatre


LAKE FOREST IL – Irish playwright Conor McPherson’s adaptation of The Birds will be performed at Citadel Theatre in Lake Forest starting September 30th. The play is an adaptation of a short story by Daphne du Maurier that is best known as the source material for Alfred Hitchcock’s 1963 horror film. Directed by Citadel Theatre Artistic Director Scott Phelps The Birds will attack Citadel Theatre’s audience with a story of people struggling to survive in the midst of societal collapse.