Theater on the Lake announces 2012 season
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The Chicago Park District today announced the 2012 slate for. Co-curators Michael Patrick Thornton and Meghan Beals McCarthy selected eight recent theater productions from around the city to be remounted for one week each at the open-air facility at Fullerton Avenue and Lake Shore Drive, with highlights including the Inconvenience's recent hot ticket Hit the Wall, the Building Stage's percussive adaptation of Moby-Dick and Redtwist's Jeff-nominated Opus. Additional programming, including live music, storytelling by 2nd Story and more, will be part of the season as well, with dates and details remaining to be announced.
Theater on the Lake also announced that it will be the recipient of a special award at the Non-Equity Jeff Awards on June 4 to mark TOTL's 60th anniversary. After the jump find the complete eight-week schedule; with the exception of improv masters TJ & Dave, I've linked to our original reviews of the productions.
- by SiNNERMAN Ensemble (June 13–17)
- by Caffeine Theatre (June 20–24)
- by eta Creative Arts Foundation (June 27–July 1)
- by Redtwist Theatre (July 4–8)
- TJ & Dave (July 11–15)
- by Stage Left Theatre (July 18–22)
- by the Inconvenience (July 25–29)
- by the Building Stage (August 1-5)
Tickets to all productions are $17.50; they go on sale Tuesday, June 5 at 2pm at Theater on the Lake's box office or by phone at 312-742-7994.