Tradition! Set in the little village of Anatevka, the story centers on Tevye, a poor milkman, and his five daughters. With the help of a colorful and tight-knit Jewish community, Tevye tries to protect his daughters and instill them with traditional values in the face of changing social mores an...
Fri, Apr 5 2019 7:00 PM — Sun, Apr 7 2019 5:00 PM
Winter Shakespeare! Please Note: The audience will be guided to seating on the stage level. Please inform the ushers if you need assistance with accessible seating.
Fri, Mar 1 2019 7:00 PM — Sun, Mar 3 2019 4:45 PM
The University High School Theatre program returns home after performing at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and the Illinois High School Theatre Festival. And Then They Came for Me: Remembering the World of Anne Frank is a unique retelling of the Holocaust: a multimedia play combi...
Fri, Jan 25 2019 7:00 PM — Sat, Jan 26 2019 8:30 PM
Join us for an evening of One Acts including "Tracks" by Peter Tarsi and "The Bully Plays"a series of plays compiled and edited by Linda Habjan.
Fri, Nov 30 2018 7:00 PM — Sun, Dec 2 2018 4:00 PM
They really are a scream! Please join us for the broadway hit, The Addams Family. This fun, dark comedy hits a chord about love and family like no other. In the kooky, upside-down world of the Addams Family, to be sad is to be happy, to feel pain is to feel joy, and death and suffering are the ...
Fri, Apr 6 2018 7:00 PM — Sun, Apr 8 2018 5:00 PM
Join us for our Winter experimental show. A king. A war. A ring. Come see William Shakespeare's experimental staging of a play which is not a clean-cut comedy or tragedy as a fully student-directed production.
Fri, Mar 2 2018 7:00 PM — Sun, Mar 4 2018 4:00 PM
About the Play:The Curious Savage is the story of an elderly widow named Mrs. Savage, whose husband has left her $10 million dollars. She intends to give the entire fortune away to people who wish to pursue their “foolish dreams,” but her stepchildren strongly object. To prevent her from doing aw...
Thu, Oct 26 2017 7:00 PM — Sun, Oct 29 2017 4:30 PM
Penguin Project of McLean County presents James & the Giant Peach, Jr. James & the Giant Peach. Jr. is a musical adaptation of the classic Roald Dahl adventure. When James is sent by his conniving aunts to chop down their old fruit tree, he discovers a magic potion that grows a tremendous peach,...
Fri, Jun 2 2017 7:00 PM — Sun, Jun 4 2017 4:30 PM
University High School's high-flying Spring Musical. Join us! We've got magic to do and it is just for you. With an infectiously unforgettable score from the four-time Grammy winner, three-time Oscar winner and musical theatre giant, Stephen Schwartz (Wicked, Godspell, Children of Eden), Pippin ...
Fri, Apr 7 2017 7:00 PM — Sun, Apr 9 2017 4:30 PM
One of Shakespeare's pastoral comedies, the play coins "all the world's a stage" and "too much of a good thing" as characters fight and flee in the Forest of Arden. Play the fool, take a heartfelt moment, and enjoy a Shakespeare classic.
Thu, Mar 2 2017 7:00 PM — Sun, Mar 5 2017 3:30 PM