Welcome to the Joliet Drama Guild
Exciting news! We are coming back for our 2nd Annual Madrigal Dinner at Bicentennial Park this year! We are now in need of performers for this show. With a brand new original script from JDG’s Jake Thomas, we are all set to go!
Click on the Shows > Upcoming Shows for more info!
Now in our 81st year of bringing quality theater to the Joliet area!
The board welcomes Nicole Kaestner as our newest member. Nicole was the assistant director and stage manager for “Mary, Mary”, and comes to us with a wealth of experience in the theatre, an abundance of energy, and a great attitude! We are very fortunate to have her with us!
The special presentation of H.G. Well’s “War of the Worlds” at the Joliet Historical Museum came out very nicely! You can point your browser to WJOL.com and look for the podcasts and hear it as it was originally heard 75 years ago.
After a wonderful opening show this season, we are seeking directors for our next 4 productions of this season. If you are interested in directing The Crucible by Arthur Miller, Born Yesterday by Garson Kanin, Rent, with music and lyrics by Jonathon Larson, please send information about yourself to JDG@jolietdramaguild.org, and we’ll be in touch as soon as possible. Better still, use this form and e-mail it in. PDF or Word.
For more information look at our Upcoming Shows. For tickets, click the Tickets link above.
In other news....
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Any important dates and events will now also be listed on our calendar. Rehearsals, auditions, meetings, performances, etc. You can even download the calendar to your iCal or Outlook or other apps!
The next meeting of the board will be held on Sunday, December 1st, at 3:00 pm. at St. Joseph Academy. The meeting is open to all members.
Committees are open to all members. See the Board of Directors page for committee chairpersons and to contact the same.
It's a great way to have input into YOUR Joliet Drama Guild!
Our Second Annual Madrigal Dinner will be held on December 20th, 21st, and 22nd. The times of the performances will be 7:00 PM on Friday and Saturday evenings, and 1:00 PM on Sunday. Performances will be around 2 hours long, and will be full of good food, good song, and the spirit of Christmas! Catering by Mrs. Gourmet. A full sit-down dinner inside the theater at the Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park!
Also on our season's schedule
The Crucible by Arthur Miller (Dates to be announced)
Born Yesterday by Garson Kanin (Dates to be announced)
Rent—music and lyrics by Jonathan Larson (Dates to be announced)
New Membership Information
The membership committee is working hard at expanding membership benefits, as well as simplifying enrollment.
All membership terms now coincide with the season. Annual membership was in effect from September 1st to August 31st.
As of August 31st 2013, all annual memberships expired. For more information on membership benefits,
new membership levels, and how to become a member, go to our membership page.
If your membership has just expired: expect an e-mail or post mail with information on renewing. All annual memberships
did expire at the end of the season, which was August 31st.
To sign up for our Audition Notifications, click here.
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