Press Releases and Articles


Sandwich, IL., February 20, 2018 – When the elder Thayers spend their 48th summer on the lake in northern Maine, a divorced 40-something dentist from California will be trying his best to make a good first impression.

Not … Read More

Sandwich, IL., February 11, 2018 – Fox Valley area residents who have grown weary from the record nine consecutive days of snowfall are invited to think ahead to warm summer nights on the lake by joining Indian Valley Theatre (IVT) … Read More

IVT is very pleased to offer the annual Mimi Bryan Memorial IVT Scholarship in the amount of $250 to an area student(s) again this year. Special consideration will be given to applicants who have participated in the fine arts area, … Read More

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 … Read More

Sandwich, IL., January 22, 2018 — The Golden Globe winning love story of Ethel and Norman Thayer, “On Golden Pond,” will be presented by Indian Valley Theatre (IVT) March 2nd through March 4th and again March 9th through 11th. Tickets … Read More

Just as Hollywood celebrated the biggest night in television and film this past weekend, Indian Valley Theatre (IVT) is preparing to “roll out the red carpet” for its upcoming rendition of Golden Globe winning Best Motion Picture (drama), “On Golden Read More

Join Peter Pan and his mischievous and fun-loving fairy sidekick, Tinkerbell, as Indian Valley Theatre presents Peter Pan Jr. at the Historic Sandwich Opera House, 140 E. Railroad St. in Sandwich on Friday, January 19, 2018 at 7:30 pm, Saturday, … Read More

Join Peter and his mischievous fairy sidekick, Tinkerbell, and begin a magical journey across the stars to Neverland that will never be forgotten as Indian Valley Theatre presents Peter Pan Jr. Performances will be held at the Historic Sandwich Opera … Read More

IVT PRESENTS: “Peter Pan Jr.”






Indian Valley Theatre proudly presents their next production, Peter Pan Jr., directed by Susan Graham of Somonauk. Peter Pan Jr. is a musical based on the play by Sir J.M. … Read More

The holidays are coming! Celebrate this season with Indian Valley Theatre as they perform “A Mostly Minnesota Christmas” written by Brian Mitchell and directed by Brad Shortridge.

This is a fun, humorous tale of a “NORMAL” American family getting … Read More

Indian Valley Theatre