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Shows and directors for our 2017-18 season

Wheaton Drama is excited to announce next season’s shows and directors. The season will open with the classic musical “Fiddler on the Roof,” a story of maintaining traditions and transitions in an ever-changing sociopolitical climate—a message as important today as when the show was written. “Fiddler” will be directed by Carrie Dabelow, who has directed...

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Seeking directors for our 2017-2018 season

Are you interested in directing one of our 2017-2018 shows?  Please download and complete the director application: 2017-2018 SEASON-DIRECTOR APPLICATION. Applications are due by Feb. 13, 2016. Our 2017-18 season includes: Fiddler on the Roof : Sept. 15 – Oct 8, 2017 Sense and Sensibility; Nov.  17 – Dec. 10, 2017 Sex in the Title; Jan. 19 –...

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Cast announced for “A Christmas Carol”

Director Pam Turlow is thrilled to announce the following cast for this year’s holiday show; “A Christmas Carol”: Charles Dickens — Rob Reinalda Ebenezer Scrooge — Lars Timpa Bob Cratchit — Jay Pauer Caroler/Child at Alms House/Goose Boy — Christina Pettinger Nephew Fred — Tony Kortas Mr. Bentley/Belle’s Husband/Old Joe — Josh Brown Mr. Charlton/Fezziwig/Topper...

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WHEATON DRAMA ANNOUNCES 2016-17 SEASON

Forbidden Broadway will be directed by Stan Austin and will open the season September 16-October 9. This is an Off-Broaday revue parodying Broadway musical theater. Shrek, The Musical will be directed by Mike Boyna and staged November 18-December 11. This charming musical follows Shrek, the ogre, and his loyal friend Donkey as they pursue a...

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OUR HOLIDAY MUSICAL WILL BE “THE SECRET GARDEN”

OUR HOLIDAY MUSICAL WILL BE “THE SECRET GARDEN” Production dates are Nov 14 – Dec 6, 2014. (Rights have been secured.) Anyone interested in directing this production should submit an application no later than Sunday, March 23. Applications can be found on the WDI website, and should be emailed to Artistic Director Mike Boyna at...

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‘Amadeus,’ ‘Cinderella,’ ‘39 Steps,’ ‘Spamalot’ highlight Wheaton Drama’s 2014-15 season

WHEATON, IL. — Wheaton Drama Inc., the venerable theater troupe, has announced its 2014-15 season, an eclectic array of theatrical offerings that promise to delight its established audience and attract new patrons to Playhouse 111. Mad Mid-Mod Musicals: June 26–29, 2014 — A retro revue featuring tunes from the 1950s and 1960s. The Last Five...

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2013-2014 Season Shows, Directors Announced

Wheaton Drama announces upcoming shows and directors! Romeo & Juliet (2013 Summer Studio Show). Performances June 28-30, July 5-7. Directed by Jeni Dees. Tickets: $10 General Admission. Broadway Gems: Musicals You Might Have Missed musical cabaret (2013 Summer Fundraiser). Performances: August 9-11. Directed by Lisa Schmela. $10 General Admission Lend Me A Tenor by Ken...

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Proposed shows and dates for the 2013-2014 season

Our proposed 2013-2014 season is as follows:  Summer Fundraiser (TBA). Performances: August 9-11 Lend Me A Tenor by Ken Ludwig. Performances:  September 13 – October 6. Auditions: July 28-29 Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoast by Webber/Rice. Performances: November 8 – December 8. Auditions: September 15-16 Winter Fundraiser (TBA). Performances: December 12-15 And Then There Were None (aka Ten Little...

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2012-2013 Season Brochure Available

Remember when the playhouse was dark during the hot months of summer, and your only hint of activity was the arrival of the season brochure in the mail? Now it’s hard to know when our exciting 2011-2012 season ended and our brand new 2012-2013 season began! One thing remains the same: a new season means...