The live on-stage adaptation of the movie musical, Singin’ in the Rain will dance its way onto Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s McLeod Theater stage July 27-30. The production, the All-Southern Illinois High School Theater Project (ASHSTP), produced by McLeod Summer Playhouse (MSP) and Carbondale Community Arts, closes the 2017 summer playhouse season.
The 20th Anniversary All Southern High School Theatre Project presents Singin' in the Rain to cap the McLeod Summer Playhouse Season at SIUC in Carbondale! According to Carbondale Community Arts "what began as a student organized school musical in 1997 has become the largest high school theatre production in southern Illinois. This season ASHSTP celebrates its 20th anniversary, allowing 26 of the area’s brightest and most talented high school performers to work along side professional staff of MSP for a unique experience and intensive training in all aspects musical theatre performance. Talented area high school students bring this classic movie musical to life on stage!" Performance times are as follows.
Thursday July 27 - Saturday July 29 at 7:30 PM
Sunday July 30 at 2:00 PM
Tickets $20 adult / $10 Student / $8 12 & Under
Tickets are available from noon to 4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday at the McLeod Theater or SIU Arena box offices or by phone at 618/453-6000. Tickets are also available online at playhouse.siu.edu. The theater box office will also be open one hour before each performance, but audiences are encouraged to get their tickets early as these performances often sell-out.