Village of Orland Park Theatre Troupe Presents USO Tribute

Village of Orland Park Theatre Troupe Presents USO Tribute
Posted on 02/17/2015

The Village of Orland Park Theatre Troupe’s USO Tribute is a trip down Memory Lane as the ensemble performs songs from war eras.

Performances are at the Orland Park Civic Center, 14750 South Ravinia Avenue, Friday, February 27 and Saturday, February 28 at 7 p.m. with a 2 p.m. matinee on Sunday, March 1.

“We’ve chosen favorites from different periods and it’s a musical time travel dating back to some of the early classics,” said Director Frann Carnivele who also performs in the show.

Narrated by Orland Park’s Dan McMillan, the all female cast includes Orland Park residents in addition to Carnivele, Jennifer Carroll, Tina Cucci-Fischer, Molly Ricker and Jessica Winston.

Also appearing are Tina Carnivele-Hack (Lockport), Nancy DiNovo (Blue Island), Michele Hynes (Plainfield), Kathy Janik (Lemont), Ashley Miletich (Homer Glen), Jamie Nowinski (Chicago Ridge) and LuAnne Pezel (Portage, IN). Janik is the show’s assistant director with Michael Barr serving as musical director.

The show’s repertoire includes songs dating back to World War I through a number of decades and musical milestones up to present day.

Tickets are $13 for adults, $11 for seniors and students and $9 for children age 12 and under. Reserved seat tickets may be purchased at Recreation Administration, 14600 South Ravinia Avenue. A limited number of tickets may be available at the door.

For more information, call the Recreation Department at 708/403-7275.