Welcome to the Community Players Theatre

Community Players is a charitable, nonprofit theatrical organization dedicated to the idea that live theater enhances the quality of life for our audiences, our participants, and the community.

Our mission is to produce classic and contemporary dramas, comedies, and musicals; to provide a place where the citizens of the Bloomington-Normal area, of all ages and incomes, can experience high quality live theater; to offer a home where a diverse group of theatrical artists can learn and develop their craft.

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  • Announcing the Cast of the Vrooman Mansion Murder Mystery

    Published on 09/10/2019

    Announcing the Cast of the Vrooman Mansion Murder Mystery THANK YOU to everyone who came out to audition for the Murder Mystery that will be held at the Vrooman Mansion next month!

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  • Descriptions of Musicals & Plays From Our Survey

    Published on 09/09/2019

    Descriptions of the Musicals & Plays from our survey Musicals A Christmas Story – A musical based on the 1983 film of the same name. Set in the 1940s, a young boy named Ralphie attempts to convince his parents, his teacher and Santa that a Red Ryder BB gun really is the perfect Christmas gift.

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  • Backstage Pass: Barefoot in the Park

    Published on 09/03/2019

    Players Run Barefoot in the Park Community Players will kick off its 97th season with Barefoot in the Park, one of the most beloved plays of one of Broadway’s most successful comic playwrights, Neil Simon.

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  • "Name That Park" Ticket Giveaway Rules!

    Published on 08/26/2019

    "Name That Park" Ticket Giveaway Rules! Want to win a pair of tickets for our production of Barefoot in the Park?! How the contest will work: Each day (Monday, August 26th through Saturday, August 31st) there will be a picture posted on the Community Players' Instagram of the cast/crew of Barefoot in the Park actually barefoot in one of the local Bloomington-Normal parks.

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