Venue Details

3 Star Starred
Hal and Martha Hyer Wallis Theater
at Northwestern University Theatre and Interpretation Center 1949 Campus Drive Evanston, IL 60208
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1 review
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Getting there was easy as it is the arts ctr. northwestern. parking is free!!
Lyle the Crocodile
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19 events
10 reviews
5 stars
Seating needs to be managed.
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4.6 average rating
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31 events
26 reviews
58 stars
attended Jul 21 2012

The theater was small and intimate - loved that! Actors tried to make eye contact with the little ones. When my granddaughter caught Lyle's eye and a wave, she was in heaven. It was the highlight of the event. Going on the stage and talking with...continued

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10 reviews
5 stars
attended Jul 21 2012

Very well done. My 7 year old loved it. It did not get the attention of my 2 year old.

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6 reviews
5 stars
attended Jul 28 2012

It was great. It held my grand children's attention for the entire performance(ages 4 and 6).

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Family Picnic Friday:

Friday, July 20 and 27, 2012 from 6:00pm-6:45pm Sculpture Garden Lawn (located across from the Wallis Theater)

Celebrate the summer weather with Imagine U each Friday before Lyle the Crocodile. We’ll play, paint faces and enjoy other family-friendly entertainment! Through a generous donation from Whole Foods in Evanston, we will be providing wrap platters, fresh fruit and vegetables and natural beverages. You are welcome to bring additional snacks for your family! Please also plan to bring any blankets or other forms of lawn seating that you would like.

This event is free, but is limited to the first 50 registrants. Advance registration required.  Register here.