Keep the Lights on CenterStage!

$1,400 of $10k goal

Raised by 17 people in 22 days
Stacy Goebel
for Centerstage in Lake Forest
CenterStage in Lake Forest, a not-for-profit community theatre group founded in 1971, offers the opportunity for families and individuals to participate in all areas of fully-produced shows at Gorton Community Center, including classic Broadway musicals and plays, theater for young audiences, and community-based talent shows. Open to volunteers of all ages, performers, musicians, directors, artisans, and audiences alike are rewarded with an inspiring educational experience by working together and with professionals in the many aspects of stagecraft.

We are excited to present our summer production "Brigadoon," with popular songs "Waitin' for my Dearie," "Almost Like Being in Love," and "Heather on the Hill," this lyrical Scottish love story is fun for all ages.

To bring "Brigadoon" to life, we need YOUR help! A contribution to CenterStage funds rental space for rehearsals and performances, performance rights, costumes, sets, props, and marketing materials. CenterStage depends on the generosity of donors like you to keep our doors open and to be able to continue to create collaborative, innovative theatre.

A gift to CenterStage is not only an investment in keeping the arts alive in our community, but also in fostering lifelong relationships across generations.

"Like" us on Facebook  and visit our website to learn more about our history and how you can get involved in "Brigadoon."

Thank you for keeping the lights on CenterStage!
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Update 1
Posted by Stacy Goebel
21 days ago
Thanks to all who have donated so far! We're so excited to bring Brigadoon to you this summer, but we're going to need some help. The truth is, ticket sales will not be enough to cover the costs. We're an independent non-profit community theatre. There are not many of us left! Hope you can join this effort. We intend to make you PROUD!!
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$1,400 of $10k goal

Raised by 17 people in 22 days
Created April 3, 2017
Funds raised will benefit:
Centerstage in Lake Forest
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Lake Forest, IL
EIN: 237157023
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Tom Reeves
3 days ago
Jim and Elaine Opsitnik
4 days ago
Cameron Janowski
10 days ago

Good luck Meridith and CenterStage!

15 days ago
Alison Aldrich
15 days ago

Center Stage has brought so much joy to my family and to many families!! My children and I love being in productions together, and it is awesome to see them and so many young people gain confidence and just have fun together in the shows!!

Rhonda Chesney
17 days ago

Happy to help support! Looking forward to seeing your fabulous productions stay alive:)

James Johnstone
20 days ago
Sandy Harlow
20 days ago

CenterStage is a wonderful organization with a long and proud history.

Shelly Holmstrom
20 days ago
Aleks Delia
20 days ago

good luck !!

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