Stories are told and imagination soars on Glenview property. At the Oil Lamp Theater intimate gatherings take place with unique plays on the stage. The venue seats about 60 guests creating a quaint and cozy atmosphere perfect for losing oneself in an outstanding performance.
When the doors open, guests are welcomed into a stylish parlor. Before the curtain rises many mingle at the bar enjoying the ambiance. Soft drinks and snacks are at the ready. For those wishing for a stronger libation, the Oil Lamp Theater is a bring your own beverage establishment. There is no corkage charge for opening bottles of wine and glasses are on hand as well.
A variety of diverse and thoughtfully chosen productions mark the calendar each season. Past plays include On Golden Pond, Father of the Bride, Proof, The People’s Republic of Edward Snowden and It’s a Wonderful Life. After the curtain drops on the Glenview property stage it’s fun to hang out for a bit. Meet and greets with the actors take place post performance with refreshments served.
Dinner and a Show Is the Way to Go on Glenview Real Estate
Dinner and a show have been classic date night scenarios for decades. There are multiple restaurants close by the Oil Lamp Theater for those who wish to dine before or after plays. Several eateries are located within walking distance and include Glenview House, Gusto Italiano and Grandpa’s Place. The menu at Glenview House features organic cuisine locally sourced. Locals love the authentic Italian favorites found at Gusto Italiano. Stopping into Grandpa’s Place feels like taking a trip back to the past where comfort food brings smiles all around.
Found in the heart of the downtown Glenview real estate this little theater has been pleasing crowds since the doors opened in 2005. Tickets can be purchased by calling 847.834.0738 or at the box office. Box office hours are Tuesday through Friday from 12 to 5 p.m.