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Visit Oak Park Announces First-Ever Oak Park Theater Month
From a press release
2018-01-15

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OAK PARK, IL — For the first time, the Oak Park Area is celebrating its world-class theater scene with Oak Park Theater Month. Presented by Visit Oak Park, the convention & visitor's bureau for Oak Park and 18 neighboring communities in Western Cook County, the inaugural event takes place throughout the month of February 2018 and features seven discounted productions at six different venues.

"There's an extraordinary assortment of theatrical offerings in Oak Park, Berwyn, River Forest, and our other neighboring communities. We wanted to present visitors and residents with the opportunity to sample a wide range of shows without the huge price tag," said President/CEO of Visit Oak Park Sara Barnett.

Participants can view the schedule of performances offering discounted tickets and learn more about each show atwww.visitoakpark.com/oak-park-theater-month. Ticket purchase methods vary by theater and require the usage of promo code OPTM18 to unlock discounted tickets.

OAK PARK THEATER MONTH PARTICIPATING THEATERS & PERFORMANCES

Show & Location/Eligible Performances/OPTM18 Admission

Erasing the Distance: Dominican, Chapter 2

Dominican University Performing Arts Center

Feb 22 — 7PM

Feb 23, 24 — 730PM

Feb 25 — 3PM

$10

Harbur Gate

16th Street Theater

Feb 1, 2 — 730PM

$15

The Collective of Concordia's Life in a Sandcastle

Madison Street Theater

Feb 16, 17, 23, 24 - 730PM

Feb 18, 25 — 3PM

$10

Oak Park Festival Theatre's Love Spats

Nineteenth Century Club

Feb 19 — 330PM

$15

Megan Wells — Theatrical Story Teller

Pleasant Home

Feb 16 — 730PM

$25

Songbook: Steven Page & the Art of Time

Dominican University Performing Arts Center

Feb 16 — 730PM

20% off

The Pavilion

Open Door Theater

Feb 16, 17 — 8PM

Feb 18 — 3PM

$15 ( limited # available )

Visit Oak Park markets Oak Park and Western Cook County to tourists, convention and meeting planners, and group tour operators both nationally and internationally. Local tourism generates more than $530 million in spending and supports roughly 5,000 jobs annually, figures that have steadily increased since 2012. For more information, call 1-888-OAK-PARK or go to www.visitoakpark.com .


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