Votes for Women Celebration!
Come celebrate the 100th anniversary of the ratification of women’s right to vote by attending the Kirk Players’ "Votes for Women Celebration" at Innovation Park on Sunday, January 26, 2020 at 2:00pm.
This event will include guest speakers and performers professional storyteller Paddy Lynn, Kirk Player performers Jon Matousek as Teddy Roosevelt and Amy Sharer as Susan B. Anthony, special speaker Lake County Treasurer Holly Kim, as well as the historical one-act play A Woman’s Influence. There will be refreshments, raffles and much more!
Admission is free, however, advance registration is required for the event.
The Kirk Players Announce Cast and Crew for
The Jungle Book
Thanks to all of you who auditioned for The Jungle Book! Your talents and patience are most appreciated. On behalf of the KP children's show management team, we are grateful for the time and effort you offered this past week. The level of talent demonstrated at the auditions was very high. We regret we could not cast everyone!
For those of you who were cast, Congratulations! Work on The Jungle Book begins on Monday, January 13 at 7pm at St Andrew's Church in Mundelein. Please be prompt as we will have introductions of cast and crew, our read-through and a discussion of important dates in our rehearsal schedule.
Before Monday please confirm your acceptance of the role by email to: email@example.com
John W. Lynn Performing Arts Scholarship
All completed applications and supporting materials must be submitted by Wednesday, January 15, 2020
Applications for the John W. Lynn Performing Arts Scholarship are now being accepted!
The $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to one Mundelein High School student and one Carmel High School student selected by the Scholarship Committee of the Kirk Players. The scholarship will be awarded to a student will intending to pursue a degree in the performing arts (Theatre, Music, or Dance) who also participated in at least 2 productions during senior year.
We are truly humbled by our member Jessica Rattanasena's initiative to submit and sponsor our nomination in her employer's Pfanstiehl Cares! grant.
Pfanstiehl, Inc.'s mission is to bring light into the world by sponsoring organizations that positively impact the community by their service, care, and knowledge. Pfanstiehl awarded Kirk Players $4,000 to help provide support for our upcoming 27th annual children's production of "Jungle Book".
Kirk Players and all of our members thank Jessica and Pfanstiehl for your support and generosity. We are truly grateful. Kirk Players is honored to have been a part of the community for over 54 years, continuing to thrive because of the hard work of volunteer members as well as the generosity and support of the community.