All Shows

College Theater presents “Grease”

Thursday - Sunday, July 7 - 17, 7p

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  • July 7, 2016
    7:00 pm
  • July 8, 2016
    7:00 pm
  • July 9, 2016
    7:00 pm
  • July 10, 2016
    7:00 pm
  • July 14, 2016
    7:00 pm
  • July 15, 2016
    7:00 pm
  • July 16, 2016
    7:00 pm
  • July 17, 2016
    7:00 pm

Featuring unforgettable songs “Greased Lightnin’,” “Summer Nights,” and “Born to Hand-Jive.”

Movie Series – Disney’s Mary Poppins

July 14, 2016 at 8p

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  • July 14, 2016
    8:00 pm

The ultimate nanny, Mary Poppins flies in with her umbrella to put things right for the Banks children.

College Theater presents “Moustache Tales”

Saturday - Sunday, July 16 & 17 at 5p

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  • July 16, 2016
    5:00 pm
  • July 17, 2016
    5:00 pm

Featuring three stories about the world above your lip!

Movie Series – Disney’s Aladdin

July 21, 2016 at 8p

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  • July 21, 2016
    8:00 pm

Disney’s trademark talking animals and a flying carpet all figure this entertaining film featuring the Academy Award-winning song “A Whole New World.”

American English

July 22, 2016 at 7:30p

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  • July 22, 2016
    7:30 pm
    - Free admission

Experience the magic of the Beatles with hits such as “Hey Jude”, “Something”, and “Let It Be”

The Buckinghams

July 29, 2016 at 7:30p

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  • July 29, 2016
    7:30 pm

In 1967 Cash Box Magazine named The Buckinghams “The Most Promising Vocal Group in America.”

The Doo Wop Project

August 5, 2016 at 7:30p

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  • August 5, 2016
    7:30 pm

The Doo Wop Project traces the evolution of Doo Wop from the electrifying vibes of the ’50s to the biggest hits on the radio today.

Choreography Showcase

Saturday, August 6, 7p

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  • August 6, 2016
    7:00 pm

College of DuPage Dance Department is hosting the 2nd Annual Choreographer’s Showcase and Competition.

organissimo with Brian Charette

August 11, 2016 at 7:30p

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  • August 11, 2016
    7:30 pm

Battle of the Hammon B3s – Jim Alfredson vs. Brian Charette

New Philharmonic Lakeside Pavilion Concert

August 12, 2016 at 7:30p

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  • August 12, 2016
    7:30 pm

New Philharmonic has inspired classical music enthusiasts in Chicago and the suburbs for four decades.

One Man, Two Guvnors by Richard Bean

Sunday, Aug. 14, 2p & Thursday, Aug. 18, 7p

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  • August 14, 2016
    2:00 pm
  • August 18, 2016
    7:00 pm

Featuring a Tony Award-winning performance from James Corden.

Marquis Hill

August 25, 2016 at 7:30p

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  • August 25, 2016
    7:30 pm

Lakeside Pavilion Starlight Summer Series Trumpeter and composer Marquis Hill is widely recognized as one of the preeminent voices on the instrument of his generation. Raised in Chicago’s Chatham neighborhood his introduction to music was made by taking up the drum kit in the fourth grade. However, after being inspired by a cousin his focus (more…)

Brass Transit

August 26, 2016 at 7:30p

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  • August 26, 2016
    7:30 pm

Eight of Canada’s most in-demand musicians and singers comprised of veterans of the Hall-of-Fame rock and soul acts.

Buffalo Theatre Ensemble Presents “Don’t Dress for Dinner” by Marc Camoletti

Sept. 8-Oct. 9 | Thursdays-Saturdays, 8p & Sundays, 3p

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  • September 8, 2016
    8:00 pm
  • September 9, 2016
    8:00 pm
  • September 10, 2016
    8:00 pm
  • September 11, 2016
    3:00 pm
  • September 15, 2016
    8:00 pm
  • September 16, 2016
    8:00 pm
  • September 17, 2016
    8:00 pm
  • September 18, 2016
    3:00 pm
  • September 22, 2016
    8:00 pm
  • September 23, 2016
    8:00 pm
  • September 24, 2016
    8:00 pm
  • September 25, 2016
    3:00 pm
  • September 29, 2016
    8:00 pm
  • September 30, 2016
    8:00 pm
  • October 1, 2016
    8:00 pm
  • October 2, 2016
    3:00 pm
  • October 6, 2016
    8:00 pm
  • October 7, 2016
    8:00 pm
  • October 8, 2016
    8:00 pm
  • October 9, 2016
    3:00 pm

Hidden identities and outrageous infidelities take center stage in this hysterically funny sequel to Camoletti’s “Boeing Boeing.”

MOMIX – Opus Cactus

Saturday, Sept. 10, 7:30p

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  • September 10, 2016
    7:30 pm

This international tour is a fantasy for the eyes.

The Audience by Peter Morgan

Sunday, Sept. 11, 2p & Thursday, Sept. 15, 7p

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  • September 11, 2016
    2:00 pm
  • September 15, 2016
    7:00 pm

Directed by two-time Tony Award® winner and Academy Award®-nominated director Stephen Daldry.

Tributosaurus performs David Bowie

Saturday, Sept. 17, 6:30p

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  • September 17, 2016
    6:30 pm

Tributosaurus, the Jurassic beast of multiple musical faces, performs a free David Bowie tribute at the MAC’s Lakeside Pavilion.

Passionate Virtuosity: Prokofiev and Tchaikovsky

Saturday, Sept. 24, 7:30p & Sunday, Sept. 25, 3p

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  • September 24, 2016
    7:30 pm
  • September 25, 2016
    3:00 pm

Award-winning pianist Wael Farouk joins New Philharmonic’s season opening celebration.

A View from the Bridge by Arthur Miller

Sunday, Sept. 25, 7p & Thursday, Sept. 29, 2p

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  • September 25, 2016
    7:00 pm
  • September 29, 2016
    2:00 pm

The Young Vic’s ‘magnetic, electrifying, astonishingly bold’ production of A View from the Bridge returns to cinemas due to audience demand.

An Acoustic Evening with John Hiatt

Sunday, Oct. 2, 7:30p

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  • October 2, 2016
    7:30 pm

This Grammy-nominated artist’s songs have been recorded by Bob Dylan and Bonnie Raitt.

Stephen Schwartz and Friends

Friday, Oct. 7, 8p

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  • October 7, 2016
    8:00 pm

From Academy Award-winning composer Stephen Schwartz (Godspell, Pippin, Wicked) comes a thrilling concert experience that features Broadway vocalists.

Chicago Jazz Orchestra starring Allan Harris

Saturday, Oct. 8, 8p

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  • October 8, 2016
    8:00 pm

Known for its unique performances and one-of-a-kind collaborations, Chicago Jazz Orchestra is considered one of the Windy City’s cultural crown jewels.

Herb Alpert & Lani Hall

Saturday, Oct. 15, 7:30p

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  • October 15, 2016
    7:30 pm

Iconic trumpeter Herbert “Herb” Alpert of Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass and partner Lani Hall are set to bring Hollywood pizazz to Glen Ellyn.

The Shanghai Acrobats in Shanghai Nights

Sunday, Oct. 16, 2p & 6p

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  • October 16, 2016
    2:00 pm
  • October 16, 2016
    6:00 pm

The classic Shanghai Acrobats debut their newest spectacle and rank amongst the best acrobatic teams in the world.

Rick Steves: Travel as a Political Act

Saturday, Oct. 22, 2p

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  • October 22, 2016
    2:00 pm

Rick shares how travel has shaped his world view, social activism and political world.

An Evening of Gershwin

Saturday, Oct. 22, 7:30p & Sunday, Oct. 23, 3p

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  • October 22, 2016
    7:30 pm
  • October 23, 2016
    3:00 pm

Enjoy Gershwin’s unique mix of classical and jazz styles–American music at it’s finest!

An Evening with Bruce Hornsby

Friday, Oct. 28, 7:30p

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  • October 28, 2016
    7:30 pm

Hornsby is known for his spontaneity and creativity of his live performances, with hits such as The Way It Is, Mandolin Rain and Lost Soul.

Frankenstein by Nick Dear

Saturday, Nov. 5, 7p & Thursday, Nov. 10, 7p

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  • Belushi Performance Hall
    November 5, 2016
    7:00 pm
    - Belushi Performance Hall
  • Playhouse Theatre
    November 10, 2016
    7:00 pm

Directed by Academy Award®-winner Danny Boyle and featuring Benedict Cumberbatch and Jonny Lee Miller

The Havana Cuba All-Stars: Cuban Nights

Sunday, Nov. 6, 2p

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  • November 6, 2016
    2:00 pm

This all-star ensemble of Cuba’s most prominent musicians presents its North American debut tour in 2016-2017.

Stories of Stones

Sunday, Nov. 13, 3p & Saturday, April 23, 3p

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  • November 13, 2016
    3:00 pm
  • April 23, 2017
    3:00 pm

Explore different gemstones by sharing where they come from, how they are depicted and more.

Hamlet by William Shakespeare

Thursday, Nov. 17, 3p & Sunday, Nov. 20, 2p

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  • November 17, 2016
    3:00 pm
  • November 20, 2016
    2:00 pm

Academy Award® nominee Benedict Cumberbatch takes on the title role of Shakespeare’s great tragedy.

College of DuPage Theater presents A Christmas Carol

Friday, Nov. 25, 7p | Saturday & Sunday, Nov. 26 & 27, 3p & 7p

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  • November 25, 2016
    7:00 pm
  • November 26, 2016
    3:00 pm
  • November 26, 2016
    7:00 pm
  • November 27, 2016
    3:00 pm
  • November 27, 2016
    7:00 pm

This timeless tale and College Theater tradition returns to the MAC for its 16th season!

A Wynonna & The Big Noise Christmas

Friday, Dec. 2, 8p

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  • December 2, 2016
    8:00 pm

Wynonna’s sultry and crooning voice, with the undeniable skill and artistry of The Big Noise, makes for a perfect pairing that cannot be missed.

Kathleen Madigan – The Mermaid Lady Tour

Saturday, Dec. 3, 8p

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  • December 3, 2016
    8:00 pm

Throughout her 25 year career, Madigan has performed on nearly every standup television show from Leno and Letterman to The Last Comic Standing.

The Second City – Dysfunctional Holiday Revue

Saturday, Dec. 10, 6p & 9p

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  • December 10, 2016
    6:00 pm
  • December 10, 2016
    9:00 pm

The Second City returns with a sprig of holiday mischief to this night of spirited fun.

Gavin Coyle – “A Celtic Christmas”

Friday, Dec. 16, 8p

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  • December 16, 2016
    8:00 pm

Ring in the holiday season with award-winning recording artist Gavin Coyle at “A Celtic Christmas.”

Von Heidecke Chicago Festival Ballet: The Nutcracker with New Philharmonic

Saturday, Dec. 17, 2p & 7p | Sunday, Dec. 18, 1p & 5p

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  • December 17, 2016
    2:00 pm
  • December 17, 2016
    7:00 pm
  • December 18, 2016
    1:00 pm
  • December 18, 2016
    5:00 pm

One of our favorite holiday traditions, The Nutcracker delights with a magical full-scale production.

New Year’s Eve: 40 Years of New Philharmonic

Saturday, Dec. 31, 2p, 5:30p & 9p

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  • December 31, 2016
    2:00 pm
  • December 31, 2016
    5:30 pm
  • December 31, 2016
    9:00 pm

Maestro Kirk Muspratt welcomes Luminarts Foundation and Metropolitan Opera National Council award-winning tenor, Jessie Donner.  Mr. Donner appeared in the Lyric Opera of Chicago production of “Nabucco” and will be singing in “Der Rosenkavalier.” His NYE selections will include “Freunde, das Leben ist lebenswert” from Lehar’s “Giuditta” and “La fleur que tu m’avait jetee” from (more…)

War Horse by Nick Stafford

Thursday, Jan. 5, 7p & Sunday, Jan. 8, 2p

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  • January 5, 2017
    7:00 pm
  • January 8, 2017
    2:00 pm

ased on Michael Morpurgo’s novel and adapted for the stage by Nick Stafford.

Russian National Ballet Theatre: Swan Lake

Sunday, Jan. 15, 2p & 6p

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  • January 15, 2017
    2:00 pm
  • January 15, 2017
    6:00 pm

The Russian National Ballet Theater brings Swan Lake to life with a full-scale musical production and company of 50 dancers.

The Mikado

Saturday, Jan. 28, 7:30p & Sunday, Jan. 29, 3p

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  • January 28, 2017
    7:30 pm
  • January 29, 2017
    3:00 pm

Gilbert and Sullivan’s most performed light opera has been in constant production for the last 130 years. “The Mikado” is a comedic masterpiece of British political satire. Thinly disguising the farce by setting it in a fictional Japanese locale where flirting is a capital crime, our characters maneuver arranged marriages, disguises, jilted lovers, and greedy, (more…)

Five Star Life

Wednesday, Feb. 1, 1:30p & 7:30p

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  • February 1, 2017
    1:30 pm
  • February 1, 2017
    7:30 pm

Global Flicks: Free acclaimed film screening in original language with English subtitles

Buffalo Theatre Ensemble Presents “Good People” by David Lindsay-Abaire

Feb. 2-March 5 | Thursdays-Saturdays, 8p & Sundays, 3p

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  • February 2, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • February 3, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • February 4, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • February 5, 2017
    3:00 pm
  • February 9, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • February 10, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • February 11, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • February 12, 2017
    3:00 pm
  • February 16, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • February 17, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • February 18, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • February 19, 2017
    3:00 pm
  • February 23, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • February 24, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • February 25, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • February 26, 2017
    3:00 pm
  • March 2, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • March 3, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • March 4, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • March 5, 2017
    3:00 pm

The New York Post hails this play as “poignant, brave and almost subversive in its focus on what it really means to be down on your luck.”

Theatreworks USA presents Pete the Cat

Friday, Feb. 3, 7:30p

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  • February 3, 2017
    7:30 pm

Pete the Cat never loses his cool. Jimmy Biddle never strays from his routine.

Giordano Dance Chicago

Saturday, Feb. 4, 7:30p

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  • February 4, 2017
    7:30 pm

America’s original jazz dance company and a local icon.

24 Days

Wednesday, Feb. 8, 1:30 & 7:30p

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  • February 8, 2017
    1:30 pm
  • February 8, 2017
    7:30 pm

Global Flicks: Free acclaimed film screening in original language with English subtitles

The Five Irish Tenors

Sunday, Feb. 12, 2p

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  • February 12, 2017
    2:00 pm

Direct from Dublin! Including “My Wild Irish Rose” and the glorious “Danny Boy”

The Forgotten Kingdom

Wednesday, Feb. 15, 1:30 & 7:30p

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  • February 15, 2017
    1:30 pm
  • February 15, 2017
    7:30 pm

Global Flicks: Free acclaimed film screening in original language with English subtitles

Mustang

Wednesday, Feb. 22, 1:30 & 7:30p

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  • February 22, 2017
    1:30 pm
  • February 22, 2017
    7:30 pm

Global Flicks: Free acclaimed film screening in original language with English subtitles

Peepli Live

Wednesday, March 1, 1:30 & 7:30p

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  • March 1, 2017
    1:30 pm
  • March 1, 2017
    7:30 pm

Global Flicks: Free acclaimed film screening in original language with English subtitles

Mike Super 2.OH!

Saturday, March 4, 7:30p

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  • March 4, 2017
    7:30 pm

The winner of NBC’s Phenomenon & a top finalist on America’s Got Talent is back!

La Camioneta: The Journey of One American School Bus

Wednesday, March 8, 1:30 & 7:30p

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  • March 8, 2017
    1:30 pm
  • March 8, 2017
    7:30 pm

Global Flicks: Free acclaimed film screening in original language with English subtitles

The High Kings

Friday, March 10, 8p

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  • March 10, 2017
    8:00 pm

This incredible high-energy band showcases their versatility and skills as multi-instrumentalists.

Black Violin

Saturday, March 11, 7:30p

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  • March 11, 2017
    7:30 pm

Black Violin has blended classical, hip-hop, & bluegrass music, breaking music stereotypes.

A Girl in the River

Wednesday, March 15, 1:30 & 7:30p

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  • March 15, 2017
    1:30 pm
  • March 15, 2017
    7:30 pm

Global Flicks: Free acclaimed film screening in original language with English subtitles

The World Famous Glenn Miller Orchestra

Sunday, March 19, 2p

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  • March 19, 2017
    2:00 pm

“A band ought to have a sound all of its own. It ought to have a personality.” – Glenn Miller

Capitol Steps

Saturday, April 1, 4p & 8p

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  • April 1, 2017
    4:00 pm
  • April 1, 2017
    8:00 pm

Back by popular demand–a guaranteed sell-out!

ENCORE!

Saturday, April 8, 7:30p & Sunday, April 9, 3p

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  • April 8, 2017
    7:30 pm
  • April 9, 2017
    3:00 pm

Overwhelming audience requests for the return of CSO assistant principal violinist David Taylor made him an easy choice to close New Philharmonic’s 40th anniversary season. Taylor will be performing the Lalo concerto, the piece that prompted Tchaikovsky to compose his violin concerto and is an exquisite taste of Spain. Saint-Saens’ ingenious use of piano, two and four hands (more…)

Music City Hit-Makers

Friday, April 28, 7:30p

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  • April 28, 2017
    7:30 pm

The most famous people you’ve never heard of.

Buffalo Theatre Ensemble Presents “Improbable Fiction” by Alan Ayckbourn

May 4-June 4 | Thursdays-Saturdays, 8p & Sundays, 3p

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  • May 4, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • May 5, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • May 6, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • May 7, 2017
    3:00 pm
  • May 11, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • May 12, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • May 13, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • May 14, 2017
    3:00 pm
  • May 18, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • May 19, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • May 20, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • May 21, 2017
    3:00 pm
  • May 25, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • May 26, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • May 27, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • May 28, 2017
    3:00 pm
  • June 1, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • June 2, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • June 3, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • June 4, 2017
    3:00 pm

Sharp comedy and affectionate satire characterize this zany play where imagination becomes reality to offer a peek into the creative process of a writer.

Salt Creek Ballet presents Alice in Wonderland

Saturday, May 20, 3p & Sunday, May 21, 1p

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  • May 20, 2017
    3:00 pm
  • May 21, 2017
    1:00 pm

Take a magical leap down the rabbit hole with Salt Creek Ballet’s Alice in Wonderland.