Upcoming Events - 4th Street Theater

Upcoming Events



Sunset Boulevard

Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Books and Lyrics by Don Black and Christopher Hampton
Based on the Billy Wilder Film
Directed by Glenn Hering
Music Direction by Jeff Otto
Vocal direction by Linda Pauli

Performance Dates

May 19th thru June 4, 2017

All performances are at 8 pm except Sundays, which begin at 3 pm.

SUNSET BOULEVARD weaves a magnificent tale of faded glory and unfulfilled ambition. Silent film movie star Norma Desmond longs for a return to the big screen, having been discarded by tinsel town with the advent of 'talkies.' Her glamour has faded in all but her mind. When she meets struggling Hollywood screen-writer Joe Gillis in dramatic circumstances, their subsequent passionate and volatile relationship leads to an unforeseen and tragic conclusion


4th Annual 6x10 Play Festival

Scripts are being accepted between March 1st and May 1st. Click here for more information on submitting your script

Performance Dates

August 2017

All performances are at 8 pm except Sundays, which begin at 3 pm.

An evening of six ten minute plays, written by local playwrights, will be performed at the 4th Street Theater. These plays were selected entries submitted within a 200 mile radius of Chesterton.


Shakespeare in Love

Written by Tom Stoppard, Lee Hall, Marc Norman
Adapted for the Stage by Lee Hall
Based of the screenplay by Marc Norman and Tom Toppard
Directed by Rob Hunt

Performance Dates

November 3 thru 19, 2017

All performances are at 8 pm except Sundays, which begin at 3 pm.

Promising young playwright Will Shakespeare is tormented by writer's block until he finds his muse in the form of the passionate noblewoman, Viola De Lesseps. Their forbidden love draws many others, including Queen Elizabeth, into the drama and inspires Will to write the greatest love story of all time, Romeo and Juliet. Based on the Oscar winning screenplay.


We highly recommend you make a reservation for any performances.

Please note that reservations will NOT be accepted via email. Please call the box office or visit our Brown Paper Tickets link (on the event page) to make reservations.