The Wilmette Theatre is the premiere multi-arts and performance center anchoring the downtown business district by providing vibrant entertainment, education and enrichment for the community.
1122 Central Avenue, Wilmette; 847-251-7424
Wilmette Public Library
1242 Wilmette Ave., Wilmette
Behind the Scenes with Northlight Theatre - 'Discord'
Inside Look: Artists from 'Discord' will discuss the play, its relevance today, and their preparations for this production.
Monday, May 23, 3:00-4:00 pm, WPL Auditorium
The artistic team of Scott Carter's 'The Gospel According to Thomas Jefferson, Charles Dickens and Count Leo Tolstoy: Discord' will lead a conversation about the behind the scenes work to bring three historical legends to the stage. Topics to be discussed include the historical events on which the play is based, and how actors approach bringing these historical characters to life and the artistic and design choices in creating a fictionalized meeting of three renowned men. A drawing will be held for a free pair of tickets to the production.
Wilmette Park District Center for the Arts
Theatre Department Class Presentation
Tuesday, May 24 @ 7 pm
Wilmette Community Recreation Center
3000 Glenview Road, Wilmette (corner of Skokie Blvd. and Glenview Rd.)
Wilmette Park District Youth Improv
Mini Improv Troupe & Improv Troupe Performance
Wednesday, May 25 @ 4:30 pm, Wilmette Public Library
4:00 pm arrival; 4:30-5:30 pm performance
Applaud the youth members of the Wilmette Park District Improv Troupe as they perform original sketch comedy that includes audience participation.
The Wilmette Improv Troupes are comprised of actors age 9-15. The students hone their skills in a weekly class and perform throughout the community. For upcoming shows, email Wendy Avon, director at firstname.lastname@example.org