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2020-2021  Mundelein Theatre Season


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Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare

October 16, 17 & 18

One of Shakespeare's most beloved comedies, it combines elements of  robust hilarity and witty comic banter with more serious meditations on honor, shame, and politics. Performed outdoors in the MHS Athletic Stadium. With a special performance by the Mundelein Theatre Shakespeare Slam Team.

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Once Acts

An Evening of Student Directed One Acts

A New Faces Production

Streaming on December 18th & 19th at 7 PM CST
 
An Evening of Student Directed One Acts consists of 12 short plays, all directed by Mundelein Theatre seniors. It is an extremely compelling night of theatre, as these shows have a wide variety styles, genres and subject matter. The evening also features a special performance by our Shakespeare Slam team, as the debut their scene round piece from Hamlet.

PROGRAM

This is a New Faces Production, which means that the performers in the show are primarily our youngest theatre artists. It is a great opportunity to see the future of Mundelein Theatre!


Slam

Shakespeare Slam (Virtual Hamlet)

Streaming January 14                                                                                                       

Teams representing high schools from across the Chicago region work together in the fourth annual Chicago Shakespeare Slam. The SLAM program is remote this year and culminates in the most unique version of Hamlet you will ever see.

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Love Sick
LOVE/SICK by John Cariani
 
This is a collection of ten slightly twisted and completely hilarious short plays by John Cariani (Almost, Maine). This play explores the pain and joy that comes with being in love. Full of imperfect lovers and dreamers, LOVE/SICK is an unromantic comedy for the romantic in everyone.
 

Nick Danger

The Further Adventures of Nick Danger-Third Eye

by Firesign Theatre

Group Interpretation Virtual Sectional Competition - March 20

A spoof of the old detective radio shows, Danger is Firesign’s take on the hard-boiled detective character, revolving around a crazy adventure and a dangerous dame.

CAST


Working

Working – A Musical

by Stephen Schwartz, Nina Faso, James Taylor, Craig Carnelia, Micki Grant, Mary Rogers, Susan Birkenhead and Lin-Manuel Miranda.
 
Streaming May 13, 14 & 15 at 7:00 pm
Tickets:
Adults - $10
Students/Seniors - $5
Family Ticket - $35
 
In order to support the students of Mundelein Theatre, we ask that each person watching purchase a ticket.
 
 
Based on Studs Terkel's best-selling book of interviews with American workers, Working paints a vivid portrait of the men and women that the world so often takes for granted: the schoolteacher, the phone operator, the waitress, the millworker, the mason and the housewife, just to name a few. Nominated for six Tony Awards, this classic has been updated for a modern age, featuring new songs by Tony Award-winning Lin-Manuel Miranda, as well as favorites by Stephen Schwartz, Craig Carnelia and James Taylor.
 
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