Theater

Storyteller Linda Gorham

Internationally known family entertainer Linda Gorham brings stories to life with her high-spirited and innovative performances full of energy, humor, and imagination. Adults and children alike have fun participating in the show. Shows at 10:30 a.m. or 12:45 p.m.

Storyteller Linda Gorham

Internationally known family entertainer Linda Gorham brings stories to life with her high-spirited and innovative performances full of energy, humor, and imagination. Adults and children alike have fun participating in the show. Shows at 10:30 a.m. or 12:45 p.m.

Double Happiness: A Tale of Love, Loss, and One Forever Family

This one-woman show by Highland Park resident and former "Chicago Tribune" journalist Kelly Haramis juggles fertility issues, an adoption wait and unexpected deaths. Kelly Haramis takes audience members on her quest to have a baby. And introduces them to the world’s most fertile man. And Penn State parties. And takes them on her journey to China to adopt her daughter. Find out how her hands went from holding a dream to holding two miracles. Directed by David Knoell. Registration is not required.

"The Winter's Tale" Theatrical Reading

Shakespeare's romance goes to the deepest side of tragedy before finding its triumphant redemption. A Sicilian king becomes consumed by the belief that his best friend has committed adultery with his wife and this passionate jealousy ignites a series of events that takes us on an adventure where we witness several miracles. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Registration is not required.

"Cymbeline" Theatrical Reading

Equity actors from the Shakespeare Project of Chicago present a theatrical reading of this twist-filled tale that introduces an evil queen, an innocent young princess, an upstanding young man, a conniving villain, and a titular king. Filled with intrigue and romance. A discussion with the cast follows the performance. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Registration is not required.