Pheasant Run Resort PRESSROOM
Chicago Kids Company - Theater for Children presents Jack and the Beanstalk
Chicago, Ill. (April 29, 2019) - Chicago Kids Company - Theater for Children (CKC) presents Jack and the Beanstalk, an original musical adaptation of the classic tale! Meet Jack and his best friend, a Spanish-speaking cow named Carmelita. When Jack sets off to save the family farm and comes back with magic beans, it's not long before he finds himself on a wild adventure at the top of the magical beanstalk. There, he'll encounter a wacky Giant, a magical singing Harp, and a Goose that lays golden eggs! The show runs one hour with no intermission and is for children 2 to 10 years old.
Venues/Dates: Mainstage Theater at Pheasant Run Resort - 4051 E. Main St., St. Charles, IL. 60174. Free parking lot, wheelchair accessible. July 12, 24, 26 @ 10:30am and Saturday, July 20 @ 1pm.
Cast/Crew: Tim Stompanato (Jack), Timothy Maples (The Giant), Anastasia Arnold (Carmelita the Cow), Brenda Wlazlo (Jack's Mom and The Harp), Corey Mills (Director), Jesús Perez (Author, Scenic and Costume Design), Paige Coffman (Composer, Musical Director, Choreographer).
Funder: The Illinois Arts Council, a state agency
History: Founded in 1992 as a non-profit theatre company, Chicago Kids Company has produced 53 original musicals based on fairy tales and performs for over 45,000 people each year. CKC's productions feature professional actors, up-to-date references, sing-along songs, colorful costumes and sets, and are geared for children ages 2 to 10 and their families.
About Pheasant Run: Pheasant Run Resort is one of the Midwest's largest resorts, located less than an hour from downtown Chicago in historic St. Charles, Illinois and within close proximity to all airports and transportation hubs. The resort features 293 spacious guest rooms, several restaurants, an indoor-outdoor swimming pool, Zanies Comedy Club, Spa Vargas, and an 18-hole golf course. Pheasant Run Resort also offers 88,000 square feet of meeting space including 32 meeting rooms, an expo center, four distinct ballrooms, and a 320-seat tiered amphitheater. Pheasant Run is operated by Hostmark Hospitality Group hostmark.com. For general information about the resort, call 630-584-6300 or visit pheasantrun.com.