All performances start at 8:00 p.m.
Tickets are $13 for Adults / $11 for Seniors, 55+ / $8 for Children, under age 12

2015 Season Line up

CHILDREN OF EDEN              

July 17, 18, 19, 23, 24, 25, 2015

Book by John Caird
Music and Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz
Based on a concept by Charles Lisanby
Directed by Bill Bauser, Jr.

A joyous and inspirational musical about parents, children and faith... not to mention centuries of unresolved family business! An expansive and ambitious musical featuring Adam, Eve, Noah and the "Father" who created them, deal with the headstrong, cataclysmic actions of their respective children. The show ultimately delivers a bittersweet but inspiring message: that "the hardest part of love... is letting go."

Pre-Shows - Indoor Theatre prior to each performance.  It is FREE to the public and supported by a grant from the Springfield Area Arts Council
Friday, July 17, 7:00 p.m. Kristinah Hanson, 7:20 p.m. Bill Bauser, Jr., Director
Saturday, July 18, 7:00 p.m. Old State Capitol Chorale, 7:20 p.m. Bill Bauser, Jr., Director

Sunday, July 19, 7:00 p.m.Lowder & Manning, 7:20 p.m. Bill Bauser, Jr., Director

Thursday, July 23, 7:00 p.m., Mitch Belusko, 7:20 p.m. Bill Bauser, Jr., Director

Friday, July 24, 7:00 p.m. Elvis Himselvis, 7:20 p.m. Bill Bauser, Jr., Director

Saturday, July 25, 7:00 p.m. Menard County Singers, 7:20 p.m. Bill Bauser, Jr., Director

Jane Eyre: The Musical - August 14, 15, 16, 20, 21, 22, 2015, 8:00 p.m.

"Broadway and Chocolate" TIP Fundraiser Concert - August 28, 29, 2015, 8:00 p.m.


On Line Ticket Policy:   ALL SALES FINAL.  NO REFUNDS OR EXCHANGES.  $1.50 per order surcharge


$100 for ten tickets to be used in any combination for any or all 2015 productions. Call 217-241- 3241 to order tickets, gift certificates or season coupons!

All performances start at the Kelso Hollow outdoor amphitheatre at 8:00 p.m.
Come and join us at 7:00 p.m. in the indoor theatre before each performance for a FREE pre-show.


TIP 5K Walk Fun / Run
Thank you to all the runners and walkers who came out to enjoy a beautiful morning at the site! 
TIP had 53 particpants! Thanks to all of our sponsors!

County Market, Petersburg


New Salem Lincoln League,     Security Bank

CASCOM Communications,   John Kerley & Associates

Hurley Funeral Home,    Estep & Associates Mercantile

Past Charms Antiques,     Petersburg Spine & Sport

Sangamon Valley Signs and Graphics,     State Farm / Ty Turek

West of Wise Winery,     www.sherrileopold.le-vel.com

 Athens State Bank,     Branson House Bed & Breakfast

The Crazy Daisy Gift Shop,   dD, Inc. myonlymessage productions

The Farm and The Loft and Bed and Breakfast,      The Furniture Den

Keri’s Kitchen, Leo’s Pizza

Menard Electric Cooperative,   Potter Drug

Riverbank Lodge,   Sanert Auction Service