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New theater group gearing up in Homewood

The arts scene in Homewood is expanding with the formation of 23 Miles South, a new theater group that is holding auditions Monday and Tuesday, June 5 and 6, for its first production.The new theater company is looking for six women, four men, two teens and eight children for its production of “Harriet the Spy” based on a classic children’s book by the same name. The play will be performed Aug. 11 and 12.Actors should come between 6 and 8 p.m. to St. Paul’s Community Church, 18200 Dixie Highway in Homewood with a prepared monologue . . .

Winter events



  • Nanny Nikki holiday music program at Flossmoor Public Library, 1000 Sterling Ave., at 11 a.m.
  • Miracle on Martin in downtown Homewood, 3 to 6 p.m.



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