MOUNT CARROLL – Timber Lake Playhouse will hold auditions for the All Area Teen Production of Disney’s High School Musical on Saturday, May 5 from 10 – 4 and on Sunday, May 6 from 2 – 5 at the theatre on Black Oak Road south of Mt. Carroll. 

MOUNT CARROLL – If you liked TLP’’s Million Dollar Quartet last fall, you’ll love Ring of Fire: The Music of Johnny Cash. Timber Lake Playhouse, the premier professional summer theatre of northwest Illinois is pleased to open their 57th season with this popular Juke Box Musical.

MOUNT CARROLL – Timber Lake Playhouse (TLP), the premier professional summer theatre of northwest Illinois, is busily preparing for the May 8 opening of the season. 

Join us for lunch on April 12, 13, 16 & 17

11:30am -1:00pm

Join the dancers from Ballet Quad Cities at rehearsal for a sneak peek of our upcoming performance, Defining Dance.

The dancers love to perform for an audience! Grab your friends, bring your lunch, pop in at the studio and be among the first to see this all new production in the works!

MOLINE, ILLINOIS – The Black Box Theatre is proud to present the area premiere of “Crowns: A Gospel Musical” by Regina Taylor.  The play with music and dance, is adapted from a book by Michael Cunningham and Craig Marberry.

Last weekend 1,300 people saw Ballet Quad Cities perform Alice in Wonderland in Cedar Rapids! Don't miss your chance to spend time in Wonderland as the dancers perform Courtney Lyon's fresh and fun new choreography. We guarantee it will entertain audience members of all ages! 


March 24, 2018 • 2:00

March 24, 2018 • 8:00

Adler Theatre • Davenport, IA



MOLINE, ILLINOIS – The audience is in on the action. Did Miss Scarlet do it in the kitchen with a wrench? The audience decides in The Black Box Theatre’s newest offering – “Clue: The Musical.” Based on the board game, the action follows six characters who may or may not be the murderer of host Mr. Boddy.

After a wildly successful inaugural contest in 2017, the Susan Glaspell Playwriting Festial returns for its second year!

Admission, as always, is "Pay What It's Worth"

​No reservations...seats available on a first-come, first-served basis. Doors open at 7:00pm, Shows at 7:30pm.

​Friday, February 9, 7:30 p.m.

Local Adult finalist: Through the Fence by Jason Platt

Local Youth winner: Rigid Image by Roger Pavey Jr.

After receiving dozens of national and local entries for its second-annual contest, the QC Theatre Workshop will present the six winners and finalists in the 2018 Susan Glaspell Playwriting Festival during a special two-part event, with readings of three different scripts performed at 7:30 p.m. on both Friday, February 9, and Saturday, February 10.

MOUNT CARROLL – Timber Lake Playhouse (TLP), the premier professional summer theatre of northwest Illinois, announces Local Auditions for the 2018 Summer Season productions of Beauty and the Beast, Born Yesterday, The Full Monty and Fiddler on the Roof to be held at the West Carroll Middle School in Mt. Carroll on Saturday, February 17 from 10:00 until 5:00.