2018-2019 Season 

Photos by Nathan Woodside

November 29 - December 1, 2018

This beloved American holiday classic comes to captivating life as a live 1940s radio broadcast. With the help of an ensemble that brings a few dozen characters to the stage, the story of idealistic George Bailey unfolds as he considers ending his life one fateful Christmas Eve. 

october 19 - november 4, 2018

In collaboration with Insight Theatre Company, and featuring Bankside Rep Company member Chrissy Calkins Steele, Gunderson's play takes us to the early days of astronomy and the beginning of a wider perspective for a group of pioneering women.

All performances at

Jacoby Arts Center

627 E. Broadway, Alton, IL 62002


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