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Update on Summer Theatre Festival 2020

Comeback stories always make for great drama and The Playhouse at White Lake is already planning for theirs. Due to the pandemic-related challenges of presenting shows before a live audience, the Playhouse has opted to create alternate programming which will take the place of the Summer Theatre Festival. The current season line up that was slated for 2020 is now scheduled for production in 2021, and a new virtual season will soon be announced. Read more …

Match Day June 3rd

What's Better Than One?
Two, Of Course, When It's A Dollar for Dollar Match!

Match Day, developed by the Community Foundation, United Way of the Lakeshore, and local donors, is designed to provide operating support to partner, nonprofit organizations that typically rely on private fundraising to fulfill their missions.

To donate, visit this Community Foundation page from 12:01 AM to 11:59 PM on June 3rd.
(Please note that the donor site will not be live until June 3 at 12:01 AM and will close at 11:59 PM that same day.)

Donors are encouraged to give online, but for those who cannot, organizations may collect checks. Checks must be made payable directly to The Playhouse at White Lake, dated June 3, and mailed to the Playhouse with a postmark prior to 7:00 PM on June 3 to be considered for the match. Mail to The Playhouse at White Lake, 405 E. Colby, Whitehall, MI 49461

Shelter in Place Theatre

Welcome to Shelter in Place Theatre, a creative project born of an interesting era, when we cannot provide you with the live entertainment we've been dreaming and planning for the Spring and Summer seasons. A new "in place presentation" will be posted each Friday. Visit the Shelter in Place Theatre page …

Update on Spring Schedule

All Spring '20 Season events have been cancelled and in most cases they have also been rescheduled. Please consult the Spring '20 Season page.

Part of the White Lake Community

The Playhouse at White Lake—A First Look Follow the link to read the article by Tanya Cabala. From that same page you will be alble to watch the video of her interview with Beth Beaman, Managing Director, and Whitehall Mayor Debi Hillebrand.

The Playhouse is an integral part of the White Lake Community. Why? View the video celebrating the centennial of the Playhouse.


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