Theatre at the Center announces cast for Irving Berlin’s White Christmas

information provided by Big Splash PR MUNSTER, Ind. (October 18, 2019) – Theatre at the Center (TATC) Artistic Director Linda Fortunato has cast Matt Edmonds as Bob, Justin Brill as Phil, Casiena Raether as Judy, Erica Stephan as Betty, and Neil Friedman as General Waverly in Irving Berlin’s White Christmas, a musical based on Paramount … Read more

Illinois EPA launches annual environmental education competition for fifth- and sixth-grade students

Agency encourages youth creativity and involvement information provided by the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (October 17, 2019) – Fifth- and sixth-grade writers and artists from around Illinois are invited to compete in this year’s Poster, Poetry and Prose Contest sponsored by the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). This year’s contest theme is “Algae: … Read more

Scenes from Munster Theatre’s ‘Pajama Jam,’ featuring Lansing’s Jackie Protsman

by Katie Arvia MUNSTER, Ind. (October 17, 2019) – Two weeks ago, Fashionette owner Jackie Protsman was a vendor at the Pajama Jam, a dinner theatre event hosted by Munster’s Theatre at the Center to promote their fall production, The Pajama Game. Protsman sold Katz brand pajama sets for $20 each. Other vendors attending the … Read more

Obituary: Rhoda Wilma Murphy

December 20, 1914 – October 14, 2019 information provided by Schroeder-Lauer Funeral Home Rhoda Wilma Murphy, age 104, of Lansing, Illinois, passed away on October 14, 2019. Rhoda is survived by her beloved granddaughters Dorraya El-Ashry (Paul) Weaver and Sumaya Ali (Asif); her great grandchildren Zane Ali, Jaden Ali, Sofia Ali, and Lilah Elashry-Weaver; and … Read more

Obituary: Kenyon Joseph Koselke

November 11, 1968 – October 9, 2019 information provided by Castle Hill Funeral Home Kenyon Joseph Koselke, age 50, of Whiting, Indiana, formerly of Lansing, Illinois, passed away October 9, 2019. He is survived by his parents Joseph and Linda (nee Romanovich) Koselke and sister Kara Jensen. Family and friends will celebrate his life on … Read more