McLeod Summer Playhouse Theater for Young Audience Production of “Charlotte’s Web”


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Event Details

Date(s) & Time(s)::

Daily from June 7, 2014 until July 16, 2014

Location: C.H. Moe Theater in the Communications Building on the SIU Carbondale Campus, Carbondale, IL

Phone: 618-453-6000


Event Description

The McLeod Summer Playhouse launches its 2014 season on Saturday, June 7, with a special professional Theater for Young Audience production of the unforgettable “Charlotte’s Web.” This special shortened version of the beloved children’s novel by E.B. White was adapted to the stage by SIU alumnus Joseph Robinette.
“Charlotte’s Web” is the tale of the friendship of an irresistible pig and the extraordinary spider who saves his life.
The MSP production is appropriate for all audiences, including children, ages 3 -12.
“Charlotte’s Web” plays Wednesday at 10 a.m. and Saturday at 2 p.m. on selected dates June 7–July 16. Performances are Saturday at 2 p.m. June 7, 21 and July 12, and Wednesday at 10 a.m. June 11, 25, July 2 and 16. Tickets are $12.00 for adults and $8.00 for children and students. All seats are general admission.

Tickets can be obtained in person Monday-Friday, noon-5 p.m. at the McLeod Theater or Arena Box Office, online at, by phone at 618-453-6000, or at the McLeod Theater box office one hour before each performance. Groups are welcome. Seating is limited. Reservations and advance purchases are encouraged.

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