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West Side Story
$5 Bene t Night: October 26, 2017 • 8 pm October 27, 28, November 2, 3, 4, 2017 • 8 pm October 29, November 5, 2017 • 2 pm
Come see the story of star-crossed lovers set to music by the geniuses of the musical theater world, Leonard Bernstein and Steven Sondheim. With classic musical theater songs like “Something’s Coming,” “Maria,” “America,” “Somewhere,” “Tonight,” “Jet Song,” “I Feel Pretty,” “A Boy Like That,” “One Hand, One Heart,” and “Gee, Of cer Krupke,” West Side Story is one of the most cherished musical theatre shows of all time. The story modernizes the Shakespeare classic Romeo and Juliet into 1950’s New York City, where our lovers, Tony and Maria,  nd each other tied to rival gangs. A story of action, romance, and tragedy set to the beautiful sounds of Sondheim and Bernstein is sure to make for a memorable night at the theater.
Main Stage • G:$12 S/M/Y:$10
Bleacher Bums
$5 Bene t Night: Nov. 30, 2017 • 8 pm
December 1, 2, 6, 7, 8, 9, 2017 • 8 pm
December 3, 2017 • 2 pm
Conceived by Joe Mantegna and Chicago’s
Organic Theater Company, Bleacher Bums follows the denizens of a certain, somewhat disreputable, section of the bleachers at Wrigley Field; they are a hilarious mix of crazies, running the gamut from conniving to desperate to addicted to oblivious to just plain nuts. This rag-tag group engages in some standard and not-so-standard activities while attending a Chicago Cubs game, but betting is what really links them in their ivy-covered nest overlooking the out eld.
Studio Theatre • G:$12 S/M/Y:$10
A Night of Songs, Scenes, and Monologues Fri., March 2, 2018 • 8 pm
Studio Theatre • G:$12 S/M/Y:$10
Our Town
$5 Bene t Night: April 5, 2018 • 8 pm
April 6, 7, 11, 12, 13, 14, 2018 • 8 pm
April 8, 2018 • 2 pm
For breadth of ideas and depth of emotion, Thornton Wilder’s Pulitzer Prize-winning play Our Town is a remarkable and original achievement. Come see what is considered by many to be THE great American play. Main Stage • G:$12 S/M/Y:$10
Zombie Dearest
$5 Bene t Night: May 3, 2018 • 8 pm
May 4, 5, 9, 10, 11, 12, 2018 • 8 pm
May 6, 2018 • 2 pm
What happens when you combine zombies, rednecks, social justice and hip-hop? Join the Theatre Arts Department in its collaboration with local artists David Bugay (book and lyrics) and La Grand Barr (music). Come be a part of and share in the exciting develop- ment of a new musical as this quirky, zany show has its  rst performances in front of an audience.
Studio Theatre • G:$12 S/M/Y:$10

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