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Lakeland Players Presents Youth Theatre Camp July 6-22, 2022

Lakeland Players Presents Youth Theatre Camp Who: For children 2nd - 8th grade When: July 6 - July 22 - 12:30-3:30 weekdays only Where: At the Historic Sprague Theater 15 W Walworth Street, Elkhorn Why: To learn • Stage movement • Character/Animal Makeup application • Characterization • Set Design/Scenic Painting • Basic Dance Movement • And MORE! At the end of our Theater Camp, we will present Madagascar Jr to a live audience!! Tickets $8 Show times July 22 at 6:00 July 23; 1 :00 and 6:00 Students must attend everyday, and be available to perform in the performances. Cost: $75 per student $125 for two students from the ...

Announcing our 49th Season

Lakeland Players is pleased to announce our upcoming 49th Season for 2022/2023. On the heels of our final show of our 48th Season, ALL SHOOK UP, Lakeland Players is excited to announce our upcoming 49th Season of shows, as we’ll be calling it: “From Cinema to Stage”. MADAGASCAR JR. will start our season as part of our Lakeland Players Youth Theatre. Join Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe, Gloria the hip hip Hippo and, of course, those hilarious, plotting penguins as they bound onto your stage in the musical adventure of a lifetime. Based on the smash DreamWorks animated motion picture, Madagascar – A Musical Adventure ...

Lakeland Players December Meeting

LAKELAND PLAYERS MEETING DATE: Wednesday December 1 at 7:00PM LOCATION: Historic Sprague Theatre 15 W. Walworth St. Elkhorn, WI HOPE TO SEE YOU ALL THERE!

WELCOME OUR NEW ARTISTIC DIRECTOR

Barry R. Norton - Artistic Director Barry is happy to be back with Lakeland Players taking on the role of Artistic Director. No stranger to our stage Barry was last seen as Tevye in Fiddler on The Roof. He will be directing our fall production of Always Patsy Cline. Barry holds a B.A. in Theatre /Directing from Columbia College (85) and an M.A. from Concordia University. At Columbia he studied under the late Sheldon Patinkin and the Steppenwolf Theatre Ensemble. With over 35 years of both directing and onstage experience, he has previously held positions as Artistic Director and Board Member for Woodstock Musical Theatre Company.at the Woodstock ...

Announcing our 2021-2022 Season!

Lakeland Players is proud to announce our new season of shows! As we once again open our doors after a long time off, our new season of shows promises to be fun, exciting, musical, comical, and a great time for all. Always, Patsy Cline, a musical play created by Ted Swindley, is our first show this fall. The musical play, complete with down home country humor, true emotion and even some audience participation, includes many of Patsy’ unforgettable hits such as “Crazy”, “I Fall to Pieces”, “Sweet Dreams” and “Walking After Midnight”…27 songs in all. “Always…Patsy Cline” is more than a tribute to the legendary country singer ...

“There’s No Business Like Show Business”

"There's No Business Like Show Business" You do not want to miss Lakeland Players last show of our 45th season, presenting a musical review of Broadway's best songs and dances: 45 Years, Alive & Still Kickin'. You'll hear songs from Hello Dolly!, Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, 42nd Street, Les Miserables, Miss Saigon, Mame, Guys & Dolls, and many other memorable musical numbers. Directed by David Whitney , Co-choreogrphed by Cece Danovich & David Whitney, both of Delavan, with Mary Bub & Beth Sukala of Elkhorn sharing the job of Producers. Kerry John Knowlton, our Musical Director resides in Burlington. You'll see 35 talented ...

YOU DON’T HAVE TO BE CATHOLIC TO AUDITION FOR…

YOU DON'T HAVE TO BE CATHOLIC TO AUDITION FOR... "Do Black Patent Leather Shoes Really Reflect Up", This Broadway musical will be directed by JaNelle Powers of Lake Geneva, whose late husband John R. Powers wrote the book based on his novel of the same name.      JaNelles' personal journey with the musical started 40 years ago in Chicago when she auditioned for and was cast in the role of Mary Kenny. This event would change the rest of her life. That audition was the first time she ever heard of "Shoes" or its author John R. Powers even though the musical was based on characters written by John R. Powers which are featured in three of his best ...

Whitney Sweetens the Pot with the raucous production of “Sugar”

Director & Choreographer David Whitney of Delavan, has put together a sweet cast for the last production of the 2017-2018 season at the Historic Sprague Theater in Elkhorn. Sugar a roaring, rollicking, dancing and singing take off of the classic movie Some Like It Hot. Joe, played by Kerry John Knolton of Lake Geneva, and Jerry, played by David Drettwan of Elkhorn two penniless, unemployed musicians, work up a plan to leave Chicago after witnessing a mob slaying and becoming the target of gangster, Spats Palazzo. To get out of town, they transform from Joe and Jerry to Josephine and Daphne and take jobs with Sweet Sue and her Society Syncopaters, an ...

Cast announced for Moon Over Buffalo

Director Mary Hubbard Nugent is pleased to announce the cast for Lakeland Players' upcoming comedy MOON OVER BUFFALO. Charlotte - Joan Hay George - Steve Hay Paul - Tim Neubeck Richard - Tim West Roz - Sondra Gesselle Howard - Douglas Blume Ethel - Audrey Middleton Eileen - Cece Danovich

Auditions announced for Moon Over Buffalo

Audition dates for Moon Over Buffalo, the outrageous comedy written by Ken Ludwig, have been set. Charlotte and George Hay, an acting couple not exactly the Lunts are on tour in Buffalo in 1953 with a repertory consisting of Cyrano de Bergerac "revised, one nostril version" and Noel Coward's Private Lives. This backstage farce by the author of "Lend Me a Tenor" brought Carol Burnett back to Broadway co-starring with Philip Bosco as her megalomanic, drunken husband and leading man. Fate has given these thespians one more shot at starring roles in The Scarlet Pimpernel epic and director Frank Capra himself is en route to Buffalo to catch their ...