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Sing-along ‘Sound of Music’ set

Two performances planned; ‘Young Frankenstein’ being shown May 2

Published: Thursday, April 17, 2014 1:15 a.m. CDT
Sing-along "Sound of Music" is Timber Lake Playhouse's upcoming screening of the classic Julie Andrews in full-screen technicolor, complete with subtitles so that the whole audience can sing along. Participants, like those shown, are encouraged to dress like characters in the film.

MOUNT CARROLL – Timber Lake Playhouse has announced the sing-along “Sound of Music” event and a one-night-only screening of the classic Mel Brooks film “Young Frankenstein.”

Sing-along “Sound of Music” is a screening of the classic Julie Andrews in full-screen technicolor, complete with subtitles, so that the whole audience can sing along. TLP will host two screenings, at 6:30 p.m. May 3 and 2 p.m. May 4.

The show starts with a vocal warm-up led by the evening’s host, who also takes the audience through their complimentary magic moments fun pack, containing various props to be used at strategic points throughout the film. 

Tickets to this interactive event are $15 and include the props.

There is a costume competition, in which everyone who has come in costume is invited onto the stage to show off their tailoring skills.

TLP will screen the acclaimed film comedy “Young Frankenstein,” at 7 p.m. May 2, and tickets are $10 each. 

Seats are reserved, so advance purchase is recommended. The film stars Gene Wilder, Cloris Leachman and Madeline Kahn. The stage musical adaptation, also by Mel Brooks, will be presented in July as part of TLP’s 53rd summer season.

To order tickets for “The Sound of Music” or “Young Frankenstein,” or for more information, visit www.timberlakeplayhouse.org or call 815-244-2035. 

Concessions, including beer and wine, will be served at all events.

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