Below are our regular youth programs.
Special plays and programs are often added
throughout the year, so be sure to check our event schedule for more!
Youth Drama Classes
The Park hosts drama classes for 1st through
12th graders during the
as well as the summer. The classes provide a
wonderful introduction to theatre,
as well as expansion of theatre
knowledge. There is nowhere better to learn the
in's and out's of theatre than on the Park's classic indoor stage. A few of the
topics covered include: creative dramatics, improvisation, pantomime,
stage direction, terms and techniques, as well as
enunciation and projection.
Material is geared towards each student's
Alphabet Soup Productions
This popular children's theatre touring
company takes your classic fairytales, adds
twist or two, creative costuming and lively music for a show like no
and always with a lesson, the shows are especially enjoyed by those
pre-K to 5th grade,
and sure to bring a smile to those young at heart.
Upcoming shows at the Park:
Bully Goats Gruff - The
December 9 & 10, 2013
January 21 & 22, 2014
March 24, 25, 26, 27 & 28,
All shows begin at 10:30 am
For tickets, reservations
and other shows in the area:
- 4th Annual!
Friday, October 18 - 7:00 pm
Saturday, October 19 - 3:00 pm & 7:00
Sunday, October 20 - 3:00 pm
A family-friendly Halloween comedy told with live actors
A variety of creatures — each with their own unique
meet at Dr. Frankenstein’s hospital on Halloween eve.
Sure to tickle your funny bone! Great for all ages.
For more details, also visit
All seats only $5.
Festival of the Gnomes -
Saturday, December 7, 2013
Learn about the legends and lore of the wee folk
who do good works for man and nature. Come enjoy the live music,
"gnomemade" crafts, gnome doll raffle and more. Have a gnome hat?
We have 'em here! Every year, receive a
complimentary tassel! for your hat.
Two live theatre performances at 1:00 and 3:30 pm.
Tickets are just $5.00 for all ages.
201 W. Jefferson Street,
Joliet, IL 60435 - (815) 724-3760