Our Upcoming 2016-2017 Season!
Adapted by Conor McPherson
September 30 - October 30, 2016
Daphne du Maurier’s story, the basis for Hitchcock’s film, is adapted by Conor McPherson—an unsettling look at human relationships in the face of societal collapse. Strangers Nat, Diane and Julia take shelter from relentless masses of attacking birds.
A Christmas Story: The Musical
Book by Joseph Robinette, Music & Lyrics by Benj Pasek & Justin Paul
November 18 - December 18, 2016
This musical received rave reviews on its Broadway run and is based on the movie classic. Set in the 1940s, it follows Ralphie Parker and his quest for the Holy Grail of Christmas gifts—an Official Red Ryder carbine-action 200-shot Range Model air rifle.
By Molly Smith Metzler
February 3 – March 5, 2017
Two-time LeComte du Nuoy Prize Winner Molly Smith Metzler’s keenly-observed comedy about ambition, regret and the choices that shape who we become – Elemeno Pea – was the talk of the Humana Festival when it debuted in 2011.
By Laura Schellhardt
March 16 – March 26, 2017
Dad tickles ivories in a dive. His daughter dazzles in concert halls. In between them the bittersweet dance of parent and child, present and past, dream and disappointment plays out in the key of life.
Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike
By Christopher Durang
April 28 – May 28, 2017
When Masha reveals plans that will upend the family, long-repressed resentments bubble over in a weekend full of wild costume parties, voodoo dolls and surprise romance. Christopher Durang’s Tony Award-Winning play comes to Lake County after successful runs in New York and Chicago.