PLATO Theater Enthusiasts Social and Study Gathering

  • May 10, 2018
  • 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Capitol Lakes Retirement Community, 333 W Main St., Madison

Free parking in ramp across the street. Take & keep parking ramp entry ticket with you. Drive up to the S (SKY) Level. Park only in stalls labeled Capitol Lakes (with Dome logo).

Walk up the stairs to Elevator Access Room. Take elevator down from S Level => E Level (Main St).

Upon leaving, give parking ramp ticket to receptionist to convert into a free parking ticket.

For more information contact Bob Blitzke, or 608-271-7741

Welcome Theater Enthusiasts and others interested in leaning more about PLATO theatre trips. Our upcoming schedule is listed below. We plan to discuss and examine in depth each trip at our monthly meeting as the season unfolds. 

At our May 10 meeting will be discuss Doubt:A Parable (April 18) and Jesus Christ Superstar (May 9).

We will be meeting in the main floor Premier Room.

Purchase beer, wine or your favorite beverage in the dining room and bring to the meeting. An optional dining opportunity follows the meeting, either within Capitol Lakes (closes at 7 PM) or at a nearby pub/eatery of common consent.

2017-2018 PLATO Field and Theater Trip Season

Wed, May 9 - Jesus Christ Superstar, Lyric Opera of Chicago

Sun, May 20 - Always... Patsy Cline, Milwaukee Rep, Stackner Cabaret

Sun, June 10 - Buried Child, Writers Theatre, Glencoe, IL

Sun, June 10 - Bahá'í Temple/Halim Time and Glass Museum Field Trip, Wilmette/Evanston, IL

Wed, June 13 -  Hamilton 2016 Wait List Theater Trip 1, CIBC Theatre, Chicago

2018-2019 PLATO Field and Theater Trips Season

Wed, July 11 -  As You Like ItAmerican Players Theatre, Hill Theatre

Fri, July 13 - Sculpture Milwaukee, Wisconsin Avenue MAM Docent Tour/Bastille Days

Sun, August 5 - New Glarus Festival Field Trip

Tue, August 14 -  Born Yesterday, American Players Theatre, Hill Theatre

Fri, September 14 - Our Amish Neighbors: Farm and Community Tour 2018

Su September 16 -  Songs for Nobodies, Milwaukee Rep, Stackner Cabaret

W October 10 -  In the Heights, Milwaukee Rep, Quadracci Powerhouse Theater

F November 9 -  Engaging Shaw, American Players Theatre, Touchstone Theater

W December 5 -  Miss Bennett: Christmas at Pemberley, Milwaukee Rep,  Quadracci Powerhouse Theater


Su January 13 - The All Night Strut Milwaukee Rep, Stackner Cabaret

W February 6 - Junk,  Milwaukee Rep, Quadracci Powerhouse Theater

Su March 10 - Mark Twain's River of Song, Milwaukee Rep, Stackner Cabaret

Su May 5 - August Wilson's Two Trains Running, Milwaukee Rep,  Quadracci Powerhouse

May 22 - West Side Story, A Coproduction of Lyric Opera-Chicago, Houston Grand Opera and Glimmerglass Festival


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