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Ray Bradbury Storytelling Festival

 The Ninth Annual Ray Bradbury Storytelling Festival:
Literary Halloween

Friday, October 31, 2014
6:30 pm: Evening show with two Acts

Tickets go on sale August 29 at the Genesee Theatre Box Office or Library patrons can present any library card and receive $1 off at the box office.


Set your company apart as a community leader; be a 2014 Ray Bradbury Storytelling Festival Sponsor. 

Click here to print sponsorship form


Thank you to our 2013 Ray Bradbury Storytelling Festival Sponsors!



      Andrew Stimson & Janet Thornton

             Dan Drury * Smith, LaLuzerne & Hartman, Ltd. * Vicki Baily

Soto’s Furniture * The Original Parlor * Fitzgerald Lighting Maintenance Co., Inc.

                   Kim & Brian Vander Yacht * Mrs. Jack C. Thompson, Jr.

Watch this video to see what it’s all about.









Special School Matinee

Friday, October 31
10:30 am
Tickets $5 until October 1
$6 after October 1
Get one free chaperone ticket for every ten purchased!

Book your field trip early for a fun-filled hour of storytelling and tribute to the short story as perfected by Waukegan’s own Ray Bradbury. The performance meets Common Core Standards for English Language Arts. Study guides are available. Wear your costume and participate in our costume contest!

To purchase tickets, call the Genesee Theatre at 847-782-2366 or larry [dot] frievalt [at] geneseetheatre [dot] com (subject: Storytelling%20Festival%20school%20matinee) (email).
For questions about the performance, contact Rena Morrow at 847-623-2041, ext. 231 or rmorrow [at] waukeganpl [dot] info (subject: Storytelling%20Festival%20school%20matinee) (email).