Sunday, Dec 8, 2013
McLeod Summer Playhouse 2012 Season
Date(s) & Time(s)::
Daily from June 14, 2012 until July 30, 2012
Location: McLeod Theater, Communications Building, SIU, Carbondale, IL
The 2012 season begins with the funny and touching "Steel Magnolias" on June 14, 16, & 22 at 7:30pm, & June 24 at 2pm. This production is rated PG.Return to event list.
"You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown," the family musical based on the Peanuts comic strip characters, plays in rotation. This show is rated G & plays June 15, 21, & 23 at 7:30pm, & June 17 at 2pm.
Next is one of Broadways longest running musicals, "Chicago," that tells the story of a would-be starlet in prohibition era Chicago, who is catapulted to fame when she is arrested for shooting her lover. It plays on July 6 - 15, Fri. & Sat. at 7:30pm, & Sun. at 2pm. It is rated R.
The final show is the Carbondale Community Arts' All southern High School Theater Project of "Cinderella." In this story, dreams do come true as a down-trodden orphaned girl, now servant to her menacing step-mother & two ugly step-sisters, with the help of her fairy godmother & a little magic, finds true love with a Prince. This G rated production will be presented July 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, Thurs.-Sat. at 7:30pm, Sun. at 2pm & Mon. at 7:30pm.
Season subscriptions, which include all four of the shows, are $75 for adults & $30 for students. Individual tickets ro Steel Magnolias, You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown, & Chicago are $25 for adults, & $10 for students. Tickets to Cinderella are $16 for adults, & $8 for students. Tickets can be obtained by phone, online, or in person Mon.-Fri. 12-5pm at the McLeod Theater or Shryock auditorium box offices or at the McLeod Theater one hour before each performance.
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