Theatre in the Park Presents
Springfield, IL - Theatre in the Park, at Lincoln's New Salem State Historic Site, presents Songwriter's Circle at 8:00 p.m. for one night only, Saturday, July 27, 2019 and sponsored by the Menard County Farm Bureau.
The concert features area artists, composers, and musicians rotating every half hour. At 8:00 p.m., Peaches & Bacon, William Wilkie and Elizabeth Buchta, will be performing, followed by David and Kristi Platillero. David was a featured contestant on the 2017 season of American Idol. He is the son-in-law of Scott and Karla Wilhelm, Springfield.
The concert will also feature the father-daughter duo, Last Acre, with Mark and Molly Mathewson. Lowder and Manning, with Jaigh Lowder and Jill Manning, perform their original music, along with their daughter, Josie Lowder, another contestant from American Idol. Please see bios of the artists below.
"Theatre in the Park is very fortunate to provide such a suitable setting for some of the area's most gifted performers, songwriters and composers," says Kari Catton, Executive Director for Theatre in the Park. "Each group lays out their heart and soul with every chord and lyric."
Tickets are $15 adults, $13 seniors and $10 children under 12. Season tickets for Theatre in the Park are $120 for 10 tickets and can be used in any combination for any of the shows. For tickets call 217.632.5440 or online at theatreinthepark.net.
Please come and join us in the indoor theatre prior to the concert featuring area original composers and artists.