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'Shrek' and the gang come to life on Marian Theatre Guild stage

Many, many years ago my favorite TV program was "Rocky the Flying Squirrel" and my favorite section of the show was the "Fractured Fairy Tales" narrated by Sir Edward Everett Horton. He was a famous character actor going way back to the 1930's, but his voice was always recognizable.

October 16, 2014 12:00 am

Guild stages powerful play focusing on 9/11 heroes

With spring comes a very unusual show at the Marian Theatre Guild in Whiting. "The Guys" by Anne Nelson is a play that director Jayma Kay Emerson's hopes will affect each audience member in his own special way.

April 24, 2014 12:00 am
OFFBEAT: Marian Theatre Guild ready for stage story 'The Guys'

OFFBEAT: Marian Theatre Guild ready for stage story 'The Guys'

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

April 13, 2014 12:00 am
Deborah Rokosz and Kevin Sherman Star in "The Guys" at Marian Theatre Guild

Deborah Rokosz and Kevin Sherman Star in "The Guys" at Marian Theatre Guild

Deborah Rokosz stars as a journalist named Joan, who chronicles the story of FDNY Captain Nick, played by Kevin Sherman, in this month's production of "The Guys" at Marian Theatre Guild in Whiting.

April 13, 2014 12:00 am
NWI troupes boast long runs across region

NWI troupes boast long runs across region

Earle Howe, vice president of Hammond Community Theatre, is proud of the support and dedication of both the collected talent on stage and the eager audiences who make his productions a success.

March 16, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Marian Theatre Guild Logo

Marian Theatre Guild Logo

The Marian Theatre Guild was formed "officially" in 1928 to serve the arts community of Whiting and surrounding Northwest Indiana.

February 01, 2014 12:00 am
Marian Theatre Guild Logo

Marian Theatre Guild Logo

The Marian Theatre Guild was formed "officially" in 1928 to serve the arts community of Whiting and surrounding Northwest Indiana.

January 16, 2014 12:00 am
DreamWorks Productions' "Shrek The Musical" Logo

DreamWorks Productions' "Shrek The Musical" Logo

Marian Theatre Guild in Whiting has netted the rights for a stage run of DreamWorks Productions' "Shrek The Musical" in Fall 2014.

January 16, 2014 12:00 am
Full Stage Stride: Since 1926, Marian Theatre Guild in Whiting has entertained audiences of every age

Full Stage Stride: Since 1926, Marian Theatre Guild in Whiting has entertained audiences of every age

With a performance history dating back more than eight decades, Marian Theatre Guild in Whiting is a stage organization that has produced hundreds of plays and musicals.

January 13, 2014 4:19 pm Photos

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Monty Python musical in Whiting

Monty Python musical in Whiting

November 14, 2013 12:00 am
Marian Theatre Guild hosts area premiere of "Spamalot" this weekend

Marian Theatre Guild hosts area premiere of "Spamalot" this weekend

Before I continue reporting on my European exploits earlier this month, I suggest that you travel to Whiting this weekend for the Northwest Indiana premiere of the outrageously funny "Spamalot" musical that opens Saturday at the Marian Theatre Guild, 1849 Lincoln Ave.

October 31, 2013 12:00 am
OFFBEAT: Reader wonders what happened to CBS news' Susan Carlson?

OFFBEAT: Reader wonders what happened to CBS news' Susan Carlson?

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

October 25, 2013 12:00 am
"Sunshine Boys" beckon

"Sunshine Boys" beckon

April 19, 2013 12:00 am

"Sunset Boulevard" production recalls the era of silent films

"I am big; it's the pictures that got small." And what else is big is news that Marian Theatre Guild in Whiting has the Northwest Indiana premiere of the musical "Sunset Boulevard" opening Saturday.

November 01, 2012 12:00 am
'Gin Game' to be played on Marian Theatre stage

'Gin Game' to be played on Marian Theatre stage

Chong and Bridget Choe, the husband–and–wife directing team bringing Whiting's Marian Theatre Guild's production of "The Gin Game" team, expect the acclaimed drama to be on theatergoers mind long after the curtain falls.

April 18, 2012 9:00 am

Fine arts take center stage in Whiting this weekend

Last week I wrote about how the arts are important to a thriving community. This weekend Whiting will prove that point and hopefully you'll find time to attend one or all three of the "arty" events.

November 03, 2011 12:00 am

Reports of my demise are greatly exaggerated - on Facebook

I got a distressing call from an old friend last night who was concerned about my health. Aside from actually feeling like 62, I thought I was fine.

October 13, 2011 12:00 am

Two terrific musicals on tap this weekend

"Grey Gardens" is a quirky 'riches to rags' musical – the first to be based on a documentary – about the aunt and cousin of Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis.

November 12, 2010 12:00 am
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