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The Lady with ALL the Answers

     Janet Ulrich Brooks, making her Theatre at the Center (TATC) debut, is cast as advice columnist Ann Landers in the TATC production of The Lady With All the Answers. Previews begin July 12 with Opening Night on July 15 and performances continuing through August 12.      The Lady With All the Answers, written by…

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Big River – The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

Actors James Romney in the role of Huck and Jonathan Butler-Duplessis in the role of Jim lead the cast of Theatre at the Center’s Big River: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. The musical begins previews Sept. 14 with opening night on September 17 for a run that continues through Oct. 15.  Based on Mark Twain’s 1884…

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New Years Eve – Echoes of Pompeii

This event is one of the biggest New Year’s Eve events in the Northwest Indiana area.  It is a concert by the popular Pink Floyd tribute band Echoes of Pompeii, plus a laser light show, and there is a buffet dinner option.  There will be a countdown at Midnight as well. Theatre at the Center’s…

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Annie Comes to Munster!

Theatre at the Center’s production of Annie Warbucks, the sequel to Annie, the 1977 Tony Award-winning smash Broadway hit, will open November 17 and continue through December 18.   Based on Harold Gray’s Little Orphan Annie comic strip, the book is by Thomas Meehan with music by Charles Strouse and lyrics by Martin Charnin.    Annie Warbucks…

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Pump Boys & Dinettes – Munster

Five Chicago actor-musicians make their Theatre at the Center debut in the musical Pump Boys and Dinettes. Christine Mild as Rhetta Cupp, Shaun Whitley as Jim, Matt Holzfeind as Jackson, Matt Edmonds as L.M. and Cody Siragusa as Eddie are joined by Veronica Garza, who returns to the TATC stage to play Rhetta’s sister Prudie…

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Theatre at the Center’s “The Odd Couple” is a Blast!

**** Highly Recommended **** Theatre at the Center’s production of “The Odd Couple” is a laugh riot. Even though the jokes are old, they still work, and work well, if all the guffaws from the audience were any indication. To paraphrase TATC General Manager Richard Friedman, Norm Boucher was born to play Oscar Madison! Hurry…

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Theatre at the Center’s 2017 Season

The season opens with “My Way: A Musical Tribute to Frank Sinatra,” followed by Kander and Ebb’s Tony Award winning “Cabaret.”  Next will be the Chicagoland premiere of “The Tin Woman” by Sean Grennan, then “Big River: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn” and closing the season is “A Wonderful Life: The Musical.”  Jeff award-winner Fortunato…

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Fetching Market Comes to Munster Indiana

Fetching Market is quality vintage & handcrafted wares – their markets offer barn finds, silver, ironstone, vintage glassware, collectibles, vintage jewelry, vintage clothing, chippy rusty stuff, barn wood, garden items, beautiful handcrafted jewelry, soaps, lotions, potions, candles, gourmet specialty foods, project finds, pieces of stuff, estate sale finds, vintage signs, old tables, old chairs, old…

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New Child Etiquette Classes Coming to NWI

As a parent, have you ever wanted to teach your child proper manners, but they just won’t listen to you? Have you ever noticed a child that has poor manners at a wedding or a formal setting that made them stand out? Well, now there’s an opportunity to teach your child and grand children the…

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Larry Brechner Inducted in to Hall of Fame

During the annual Indiana Thespian Chapter’s State Conference held at Vincennes University on January 22-24, 2016,   two long serving theater educators were recognized for their excellent service by induction into the Indiana Thespian Hall of Fame on January 23.  Included, as part of this ceremony, was Munster High School’s own Auditorium/Theatre Company Director, Dr. Larry…

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