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02/28/2011 – Charming production of Charlottes Web at The Hemmens Cultural Center on March 26

(Elgin, IL) Wilber is some pig. When this runt of the litter fears he may be turned into pork chops, his good friend, a little gray spider named Charlotte, has a plan. By spinning the words Some Pig in her web, Charlotte begins the miracle that ensures Wilburs safety on the farm. Wilber returns the favor by doing something that is most important to Charlotte. This beautiful tale about the true meaning of friendship is a delight for the whole family. For ages 5 and up. Performances Saturday, March 26 at 1:00 and 3:00pm. General Admission tickets are $7 each. Charge by phone at (847) 931-5900 or order tickets on-line at

Charlottes Web, a play by Joseph Robinette with music by Jeffrey Lunden, is based on the classic childrens book by E.B. White. The production by Theatreworks USA, a professional acting troupe from New York, began its national tour in the fall of 1993 and has been one of their most popular shows. Featuring a cast of six, this hour-long production of Charlottes Web is a delight.

The Hemmens Cultural Center, 45 Symphony Way, is located at the corner of Symphony Way and North Grove Avenue in Elgin, IL, is easily accessible from I-90. Driving directions are available at Parking is free.


Hi-res jpg images available upon request. Interviews with group members available by appointment. Please contact Jenny Sherman at 847-697-3616.

Media Contact:
Elgin Area Convention and Visitors Bureau
77 Riverside Drive
Elgin, IL 60120
(800) 217-5362 or (847) 695-7540

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