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Corn Stock Theatre

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Fun night with the girls

Went to see "The Little Mermaid" with some girl friends of mine for opening night of the 2018... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2018
Stephanie C
Peoria, Illinois
Terrific local theater

We saw parade at the outdoor theater last summer, and it was a terrific venue and show! We went on... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2018
Peoria, Illinois
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Corn Stock Theatre: friendly musicals in the summer under the outdoor Tent, contemporary plays and dramas during the winter at our indoor Theatre Center, and youth productions & workshops. A Peoria tradition since 1954. Join us. See you at the Tent!
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1700 N Park Rd, Peoria, IL 61604-3923
+1 309-676-2196
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were in Peoria for a family get-together, and 10 of us went to see a show here-Camelot the musical. The summer theatre is under a large tent and is mostly a theatre-in-the-round, but with a stage at the west side. we had good seats...More

Thank raybyerley
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Went to see "The Little Mermaid" with some girl friends of mine for opening night of the 2018 season. It was a super cute show. I like how the seating is set up- pretty much everyone has a great view! Seats were relatively comfortable considering...More

Thank Stephanie C
Reviewed 8 June 2018

We saw parade at the outdoor theater last summer, and it was a terrific venue and show! We went on a relatively cool night, so the heat wasn't too bad, and they do have fans running when the show isn't going (otherwise it would be...More

Thank NatParkHikerJess
Reviewed 15 January 2018

Local theatre lover here...I feel that Cornstock puts in a lot more effort and dollars into their summer productions, which are under the tent at Bradley Park. We went to see Leaving Ohio this weekend, which was billed as "hilarious." It was cute, but overall...More

Thank Cheri N
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Corn Stock did a fantastic job with the musical Parade! Very,very strong male voices. We forget at times how much regional talent we have in Peoria. Throughly enjoyed the night and was blessed with nice weather.

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 29 August 2016

We went to Corn Stock Theatre last night and watched Memphis. We were not sure what to expect with the show and it was great. A great story about Memphis, TN during the early days of radio and TV and integration. Great time and great...More

1  Thank Bart F
Reviewed 1 September 2015

My husband and I have been going to productions at Corn Stock for a few years. We enjoy it so much we have become season ticket holders for both Summer and Winter theater. I can't say enough about the level of commitment of the actors...More

Thank Kelly P
Reviewed 11 November 2014

Corn Stock Theatre is one of the most wonderful traditions in the Peoria area. Folks gather in the big, round tent in upper Bradley Park for a great night of singing, dancing and acting. All the actors are non-professional locals who pour their hearts into...More

1  Thank pollyanna123
Reviewed 4 November 2014

we have seen many plays there and they are always very good for local artists.there musicals are excellent//a lot of talent in Peoria.

Thank tripdee_11
Reviewed 10 September 2014

this large tent theater is in its 60th year, producing 5 shows each summer, starting right after Labor Day and ending end of August. Usually 3 musicals & 2 non-musicals - all performers are volunteers (choreographer & musicians paid). The productions are wonderful, sometimes in...More

Thank Jo S
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