Announcements:

NEW this winter-Student Directed Short Plays - The Wilmette Children's Theater Alumni class members (under the supervision of Wendy Avon as the instructor) will each direct a one-act play for the winter session. Actors in grades 2-5 are welcome to audition for and be cast in one play.

  • Registration for an audition opens on December 1 for residents and non-residents. To secure an audition, please register for code #313002-01. To maintain a high level of safety, registration is limited to 48 participants.
  • Auditions will be held on December 12 and casting announced within 72 hours. Upon placement, actors will be provided a registration code for their specific play.

Any questions, email Julie Nichols at jnichols@wilpark.org

Theatre Department Staff

Instructors
Wendy Avon
Kate Black
Benjamin Walton

  • Theater Department Staff

    Wendy Avon: improv, scene study, monologue, theatrical studies, direction

    Kate Black: tech theater, stage management

    Benjamin Walton: musical theater for actors, piano, voice, ukulele

  • Children's Theater

    Spring 2021 Production: Fairytale Lane

    The Wilmette Children's Theater Alumni class members (under the supervision of Wendy Avon as the instructor) will each direct a one-act play for the winter session. The plays are modernized versions of classic fairy tales including:

    • Simply Cinderella
    • Red Versus the Wolf
    • Belle and That Beast Guy
    • Snow White and Rose Red
    • Alice in Wonderland
    • The Not-So-Grimm Tales

    Performances: March 18-21, 2021.

    Tickets: $11 (on sale March 4)

    Any questions, email Julie Nichols at jnichols@wilpark.org.