Teen Film Fest

August 20, 2013 § Leave a comment

Metropolis was proud to once again join Arlington Heights Memorial Library for the Arlington Heights Teen Film Fest. In case you missed it, here’s some great content you should definitely check out…

Interview on ABC 7 News with Dann Gire, Daily Herald Film Critic and Teen Film Fest judge, and two of our teen filmmakers

The winning films – Congrats to our winners! You can view all the films submitted through the Library’s site

If you missed out on this year’s event but you know it’s right up your alley, no problem. We’re already in talks for the 2014 Teen Film Fest and we can’t wait to see what the creative teens of the northwest suburbs come up with next year!

The making of an omelet

December 17, 2012 § Leave a comment

There's A Girl In My Soup rehearsal

There’s A Girl In My Soup rehearsal

For our latest production There’s A Girl In My Soup, actor Russell Alan Rowe plays renowned chef Robert Danvers. For one scene, Rowe makes an omelet (yes, a fully edible one) on stage, while delivering his lines. Wow!


Check out this video to see the scene.

Thanks to stage manager Carly Franz for the photo and video.

First day of camp!

June 13, 2011 § Leave a comment


It may just be day one, but these campers are already hard at work, learning spacing and choreography for their show.

Liz Callaway. From Carnegie Hall to Metropolis

January 18, 2011 § Leave a comment

I was working on some marketing for Liz Callaway and we found this video of her performing at Carnegie Hall.

She has a really amazing voice and I can’t wait until her Feb 27 show here.

The Christmas Carol Short Film Series: Crow & Dilber: The Bob Cratchit Interview

December 24, 2010 § Leave a comment

This is the Crow & Dilber interview of Bob Cratchit. Dilber has a thing for Bob and she’s not shy. Poor Bob.

The Christmas Carol Short Film Series: Crow & Dilber: Props Tour

December 23, 2010 § Leave a comment

Only a few days left of Christmas, and only two more performances of Christmas Carol. Here’s another in the short film series. Crow and Dilber tour backstage with the assistant stage manager. Also, they steal everything they get their hands on.

The Christmas Carol Short Film Series: Crow & Dilber: Tim in a Box

December 10, 2010 § 1 Comment

“There’s no jewels in there, that’s his brains ya dummy.”



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