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Month: October 2016

Beauty and the Beast

July 21, 22 & 23, 2017 8:00 PM is showtime! 5:30 – 7:30 – Pre-show Enchanted French Market Tickets are $18 each at the Perry Farm House, King Music, Joy’s Hallmark and ONLINE HERE (service charge applies). Tickets will be $25 at the gate. Rain dates July 24 & 25, Rain Policy Perry Farm Park, Bourbonnais,…
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From the Orchestra to the Stage

By Lauren Rybolt My incredible journey with Acting Out Theatre Company began in 2014, when Ryan Shultz asked me to play my violin in the orchestra for Les Miserables. At this point in my life, I had been playing violin for 15 years, but I had never played in the orchestra for a musical. Before…
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A WINTER IN VALLEY FORGE…er, Sleepy Hollow

By Jeanne Benson “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.” No, Dickens said that.  “Heeere’s Johnny!’.  Nope, Stephen King.  “It was a dark and stormy night.”  Nah, Snoopy would require royalties.  Gosh, who knew it would be so difficult to write a blog! I am, and have been since the…
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Sleepy Hollow…It’s Family

For those who do not know me, my name is Alexander Hamilton. I’m assuming as you read that two things probably happened. One, you may have thought of the first treasurer of the United States of America; or, two, you sang a line from a little show called Hamilton. I’m going to go out on…
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Exemplary Authenticity

By Kendra Souligne Traditional Dutch folk dancing is the inspiration for my choreography used in AOTC’s production of Sleepy Hollow. Since our story is set in 1790, in the countryside around the Dutch settlement of Tarry Town (historical Tarrytown, New York), in a secluded glen called Sleepy Hollow, I see it quite fitting that our…
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