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Beauty and The Beast – Cast Announced

Belle – Taylor Moran Maurice – Guy Zimmerman Gaston – Kevin Godwin Lefou – Jake Murphy Monsieur D’Arque – Andrew Dameron Cogsworth – David Pfenninger Lumiere – Kevin Taylor Babette – Tracy Kay Mrs. Potts – Kitty Karn Chip – Molly Pfenninger The Beast – Kevin Loeper Wardrobe – Shela Coleman Ensemble Heather Pauliks Melissa...

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Auditions

Wheaton Drama is pleased to announce auditions for Disney Beauty and the Beast, with music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Howard Ashman and Tim Rice and book by Linda Woolverton. This tale as old as time tells the story of a selfish young prince who has been turned into a beast who will remain a...

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Grant from DuPage Foundation Ensures Wheaton Drama Never Misses a Cue

Wheaton Drama was the grateful recipient of a Community Needs Grant from the DuPage Foundation in December, 2020. The grant will provide funds for the purchase of a new $10,000 headset communication system for the theatre. Five new headsets, base, battery packs, and belt kits will update the theatre’s old, and sometimes faltering, backstage communications...

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2019-20 Colby Award Winners Announced

The 2019-20 Colby Award show was held virtually this year by Wheaton Drama on Saturday, November 21, 2020. Named for life member Colby Jones, the Colby Awards honor the contributions of backstage volunteers throughout the season. Awards were presented to the following: The Addams Family Musical Marty Zeurmeulin: Master Carpentry Susan Hajny: Costumes Kate McIlvain:...

Suspending Operations – Letter from the President
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Suspending Operations – Letter from the President

March, 16, 2020 Dear Members & Friends of Wheaton Drama, The health and wellbeing of our Wheaton Drama members and patrons is of paramount importance to us. Therefore, with an abundance of caution and respect for the necessity of social distancing, the Wheaton Drama Board of Governors has decided that Wheaton Drama will suspend all...

Applications for 2020-2021 Directors
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Applications for 2020-2021 Directors

Wheaton Drama is now accepting applications from members who are interested in directing for the 2020-2021 Season. If you are interested in directing one of these shows, please submit an application to Artistic Committee Chair Debbie Trueblood at: debbietrueblood@hotmail.com  by FEBRUARY 15, 2020. A separate application must be filed for each show you are submitting...

Wheaton Drama to Offer Sign Language Classes
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Wheaton Drama to Offer Sign Language Classes

Learn to communicate in Sign Language. The manual alphabet and number system will be taught within a basic everyday vocabulary approach. Come and immerse yourself in the beautiful language and culture of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Community at Wheaton Drama’s Playhouse 111. Who: All Adults age 18 and up When: Saturdays, January 25...