office/information: 618.462.3205
Alton Little Theater Showplace: 2450 N. Henry (PO Box 156) - Alton, IL
Evening performances: 7:30 pm, Sunday Matinees: 2 pm

Upcoming Shows

Alton Little Theater is hosting a Patron PRE-SHOW Party on Saturday, December 15th from 6:30 - 7:15 pm in the Dorothy Colonius Foyer for those generous individuals who have gifted the Theater a Patron, Capital Campaign or Annual Giving Legacy Gift during the 85th Season. The Board of Directors will furnish Holiday cookies and Libations of choice, including ALT's famous " Ruthie's Punch" (first made by Ruth Wilderman forty years ago!) THEN, Lee Cox & Company will invite all guests attending that evening to have a " Meet & Greet" with the Cast and have a chance to ask questions of the talented Musicians and Actors in SMOKE ON THE MOUNTAIN HOMECOMING. There is NO CHARGE for the party for Patrons holding a Season Ticket or a Door Sale Admission of $25. During the run of the December Musical ALL Theater Lovers are reminded that Gift Certificates of ANY Denominations are available at the Box Office ( and Included a beautiful Holiday Card of your choosing) ! 

ALT President Kevin Frakes and ALT's Marketing & Development Director ( Lee Cox)  will be on hand to let supporters know exactly how recent donations were allocated --and will do their best to answer any questions about upcoming shows, auditions, extra events ---particularly the NINE ENTERTAINMENT EVENTS coming to the ALT Stage in the first five months of 2019!

Please make a reservation if you would like to attend the performance on December 15th (462-6562 if you already ARE a Season Ticket holder); (462-3205 if you would like to BECOME a Business or Individual Sponsor/ Financial Supporter). We can already let you know that gifts are helping ALT " Raise the Roof" and keep us all WARM! Thanks to some WONDERFUL folks in  our great Community! 

Individual Tickets for the 85th Season are on sale! Just go to "Buy Tickets Online" and SAVE!!


At the Lewis & Clark Community College Commons

January 12, 2019; 5:30 p.m.

This magical night will include a four course dinner, an interactive play, a magician, trivia and prizes, and featuring the "Magical" Todd Oliver of America's Got Talent! 


Directed By: Gary Wilson

January 18-27, 2019

The touching play takes place at a summer lake home and focuses on a daughter’s turbulent relationship with her father and the trials of a loving couple in the twilight years of a long marriage. A testament to the power of love and family and redemption.


February 1-3, 2019

Director's Showcase Production - Michael Madden's NEW Play - "Maybe Next Time" 
Tickets just $15 and include a Complimentary beverage of your Choice

Performances, February 1st and 2nd at 7:30 pm and February 3rd at 2pm


At My Just Desserts in Alton

February 15, 2019

Loving Lincoln Legacy Dinner: Recipes from Mary Todd Lincoln's cookbooks provided by My Just Desserts and entertainment provided by seven of ALT's finest actors/docents. Tickets are $35, seating available for 55. Call (618) 462-3205


One of the BEST bands in the area!

February 17, 2019

The "Well Hungarians", one of the most entertaining bands in St. Louis, frequently cited as an audience favorite. Tasty treats will be on hand and tickets are only $25!


Directed By: Gail Drillinger

March 1-10, 2019

A brand new play economically described as STEEL MAGNOLIAS meets SURVIVOR, with a big dose of quirky humor thrown in for good measure. A strong ensemble play which questions the wisdom of sudden wealth and the bonds of friendship.


A Very Funny Guy

March 23, 2019

Comedian, Bob Nelson, a very funny guy who will certainly guarantee a great date night. Tickets only $25!


The return of Broadway and Chocolate

March 31, 2019

The Return of Broadway & Chocolate: A dozen great voices come dished up with some scrumptious chocolate treats! Pure joy! 


Directed By: Kevin Frakes

May 10-19, 2019

The most romantic musical comedy comes to the ALT stage just as the popular movie sequel hits the screens summer 2018. Love, mishaps, and music by ABBA will have audiences dancing in the aisles again as they feel transported to the Greek Island of Kalokairi on the eve of a wedding!

2450 N. Henry Street, PO BOX 156| Alton, IL 62002  618.462.3205