Musical Theatre

The theatre program at the Elk Grove Park District is best known for its Spotlight Theater productions. Cast members are children ranging in age 7 years old to Adult. Every production is staffed by professionals from the theatre world who bring a wealth of knowledge and energy to each show. Past shows include Aladdin Jr., Seussical Jr., Willy Wonka Jr., Alice in Wonderland Jr., High School Musical Jr., The Little Mermaid Jr., Annie Jr., Into the Woods Jr., Beauty & the Beast Jr., The Lion King Jr., Shrek the Musical , Peter Pan Jr., Descendants and The Wizard of Oz.



Commitment timeframes for rehearsals are as follows:

January 16 - March 17

Mondays & Wednesdays, 4:30-7:30pm

Saturdays, 9:30am-12:30pm

Held at the Rainbow Falls Community Center - 200 Rev Morrison Blvd.

Tech Week Rehearsals*

March 20 - 23

Monday - Wednesday, 4-8pm

* Please note that tech rehearsals will be held at Prairie Lakes Theatre in Des Plaines and will be four hours long - children are encouraged to bring a water bottle and a snack.

Production Staff

Deanna Rafidia
Deanna Rafidia
Cultural Arts and Special Events Manager
Matt Dums
Matt Dums
Theatre Director
Erin Thomas Lobo
Erin Thomas Lobo
Music Director
Amy Chavez
Amy Chavez
Dance Director

Volunteers Welcome

Putting on a theatre show is a big deal! We welcome extra sets of hands and talents ages 10 and older who are interested in helping out in all sorts of theatre functions that include: costuming, set building, props, stage hands, guest seating and more! To volunteer to help out with our performances or for more information about the program, call (847) 690-1109.