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Timberlake Playhouse News

June 28, 2020

From Your Executive Director

Hello everyone.  I hope this finds you and your family safe and in good health. It’s with much sadness that I announce Timber Lake Playhouse will be closing for the remainder of 2020.  Like many of you, I believed that we’d be in rehearsal for our summer shows, attending concerts, and busily planning for all the events of the summer and fall.  Instead, none of that will happen. Last Monday, the guidelines for Phase 4 of Reopen…


From Your Artistic Director

Dear Friends and Colleagues, On Thursday, June 25th, the TLP Board of Directors met virtually to discuss four possible scenarios to open for our 2020 season. The biggest talking point was the new information the Illinois governor gave the state on Monday June 22nd. It said that theaters were now allowed to open in Phase 4 (previously he stated no theaters would be allowed to open until Phase 5), but…

June 17, 2020

A Message from TLP Board and Staff

We at Timber Lake Playhouse believe that Black Lives Matter! We share the outrage and grief over the deaths of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery and the countless others who have been recent victims of racial violence.  We believe that it is everyone’s responsibility to combat injustice. We believe theatre has an important role in cultivating a civil and equitable society. When we build an inclusive and diverse culture that encourages,…


Our Mission

The mission of Timber Lake Playhouse is to provide the best expression of theater arts to the regional community by presenting creative works
that entertain and inspire, while helping aspiring artists transition to the profession.