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Indian Valley Theatre Special Two Weekend Engagement of “On Golden Pond”

Norman and Ethel Thayer still share in loving moments, ones that have enriched their long lives together, even as they spend their 48th summer on Golden Pond.

“Listen to me, mister. You’re my knight in shining armor. Don’t you forget it,” Ethel affectionately says to Norman.

Join Norman, Ethel and other members of the Thayer family for more special times during Indian Valley Theatre’s (IVT) special two-weekend engagement of “On Golden Pond” at the beginning of next month. There are several available dates – purchase your tickets today and secure the performance of your choice!

Directed by Matthew Johnson, written by Ernest Thompson, with rights by Dramatist Play Service, Inc., IVT’s “On Golden Pond” will be performed over two weekends: Friday, March 2 and Saturday, March 3 both at 7:30 pm, and Sunday, March 4 at 2:00 pm; plus Friday, March 9 and Saturday, March 10 at 7:30 pm, and Sunday, March 11 at 2:00 pm.

All performances will take place at the Historic Sandwich Opera House, 140 E Railroad St. in Sandwich, IL. Tickets are $15 each in advance and can be purchased online at or $18 at the door one hour before curtain.

For questions or more information, please email or contact IVT at 888-365-8889. Indian Valley Theatre is an Illinois not-for-profit organization dedicated to the appreciation and development of the performing arts in the Fox Valley area.


Pictured rehearsing: Norman Thayer: R. Scott Purdy and Ethel Thayer: Autumn Burns

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