Celebrating 40 years of bringing riveting theater to the heart of Oak Park!

Now in its 41st season, Oak Park Festival Theatre is the Midwest’s oldest professional outdoor classical theatre. Oak Park Festival Theatre is a professional theater company working under contract with Actors’ Equity Association, producing summer productions of Shakespeare and other theatrical masterpieces that are staged under the stars in lovely Austin Gardens in the heart of down town Oak Park.


Meet Belinda Bremner!

Meet TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD cast member Belinda Bremner… Belinda Bremner† (Maude Atkinson) For OPFT: Actor: Lady Bracknell, Amanda Wingfield, The Chorus, The Historian. Director: Dancing at Lughnasa, Of Mice and Men, Richard III, Faith Healer, Someone... read more

Meet Ada Grey!

Meet TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD cast member Ada Grey…   Ada Grey (Scout) is excited to be playing Scout. She has performed in The Hammer Trinity (The House), Jane Eyre (Lifeline), Men Should Weep (Griffin), 6 Characters in Search of an Author (The Hypocrites),... read more

Meet Joshua Carroll

Meet TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD cast member Joshua Carroll…   Joshua Carroll (Boo Radley, Nathan Radley) Joining Oak Park Festival Theatre for his first production, Josh could not be more ecstatic to be here! Hailing from St. Louis, Josh most recently was seen... read more

Meet our Director!

Meet TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Director Vaun Monroe… Vaun Monroe (Director) is a freelance director and professor who previously was Assistant Professor in the Film and Video Department at Columbia College Chicago where he taught Directing, Screenwriting and Film... read more

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