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  • Music Theater Works is a professional non-profit theater company featuring a colorful repertoire including operetta, the Golden Age of Broadway, the Great American Songbook, and modern classics since 1980.


    2024 SUBSCRIPTIONS

    How To Subscribe
    To Renew a new subscription, call 847-673-6300 or visit the box office during regular business hours

    Music Theater Works offers a four-show, three-show and flex pass subscriptions.

    Four-Show
    Subscribe to all four shows so you don’t miss a single must-see moment.

    Three-Show
    Choose which three shows you would like to see.

    Flex Pass
    You may order four or three tickets and use them for any of the productions in the gold and platinum seating areas.
    You do not need to pick the production today, just the number of subscriptions and may redeem the tickets for one show or several.

    2024 SEATING CHARTS
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    The Center Theatre – Main Floor
    The Center Theatre – Balcony
    The North Theatre


    MUSIC THEATER WORK | 2024 SEASON

    Music Theater Works is proud to announce its 2024 season of beginning with 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, March 7 – 31, 2024, followed by Carousel, August 8 – August 18, 2024, Little Shop of Horrors, October 24 – November 17, 2024 and concludes with Legally Blonde, December 19 – 29, 2024.

    THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE
    Music and Lyrics by William Finn
    Book by Rachel Sheinkin
    Directed and Choreographed by Christopher Pazdernik
    Music Directed by Michael McBride
    March 7 – March 31, 2024
    in the North Theatre

    Winner of the Tony and the Drama Desk Awards for Best Book, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee has won the hearts of theatergoers across the country with its mix of wit, wills, and audience participation. Join this group of unique and dedicated students as they compete for the spelling bee championship that celebrates the pursuit of the ultimate prize while finding the joy of being oneself.

    PLEASE NOTE: March 23 & 30 – These two Saturday night performances are the ADULT version of “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” and recommended for ages 18 and older. These performances for mature audiences will contain adult language and definitions of spelling-contest words that people may find rude, filthy or even shocking. 

    SINGLE TICKETS TO “SPELLING BEE” AVAILABLE HERE


    Carousel
    Music by Richard Rodgers
    Book and Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II
    Directed by Sasha Gerritson
    Choreographed by Andrew Waters
    August 08 – 18, 2024
    in the North Theatre

    Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Carousel was voted best musical of the 20th Century by “Time Magazine.” Find out why this beloved musical that includes the songs “If I Loved
    You,” “You’ll Never Walk Alone,” and “Soliloquy” has become one of the most powerful and moving classics in the Broadway canon.

    SINGLE TICKETS TO “CAROUSEL” AVAILABLE HERE


    Little Shop of Horrors
    Co-Directed and Choreographed by Producing Director Kyle A. Dougan and Lexie Bailey
    Music Directed by Linda Madonia
    October 24 – November 17, 2024
    in the North Theatre

    The frighteningly fantastical musical arrives just in time for Halloween to make audiences scream with laughter. From the award-winning duo of Howard Ashman and Alan Menken (DISNEY’S THE LITTLE MERMAID, BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, and ALADDIN), LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS is a sci-fi horror comedy meets love story meets rock musical as a man-eating plant from outer space takes over Seymour’s life and threatens to ruin his hope of finding love with his secret crush, Audrey.

    SINGLE TICKETS TO “LITTLE SHOP” AVAILABLE HERE


    Legally Blonde: The Musical
    Lyrics and Music by Laurence O’Keefe and Nell Benjamin
    Written by Heather Hach
    Directed by Sasha Gerritson
    Music Directed by Michael McBride and Linda Madonia
    Choreographed by Mollyanne Nunn
    December 19 – December 29, 2024
    in the Center Theatre

    This much fun should be illegal! Legally Blonde: The Musical, based on the cult classic film, shares the story of Elle Woods and her faithful pup, Bruiser on their journey from Southern California roots to the hallowed halls of Harvard Law School. Join Elle as she learns life’s important lessons on the subjects of love, friendship, the law, and self-respect.

    SINGLE TICKETS TO “LEGALLY BLONDE” AVAILABLE HERE



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    Free unlimited exchanges for all subscribers.  A single ticket purchase may exchange their ticket for another performance of the same production for a fee of $8.

    If Music Theater Works cancels or postpones a show, customers may exchange to another performance of the same production (subject to availability) or receive a credit on their account, which they can use for any other production or subscription.