Junie B. in Jingle Bells, Batman Smells

Auditions Wednesday, October 23 at 6:30 PM

Roles for 2 women, 2 men and 6 children

Reading from the script.

Auditions held at St. Paul Community Church, 18200 Dixie Highway, Homewood, IL  LOWER LEVEL

Use west side (opposite Dixie) lower level entrance.


Coming soon...

Spoon River, a Folk Musical

Based on The Spoon River Anthology by Edgar Lee Masters, the deceased  residents of the mythical town of Spoon River  (inspired by Masters’ real-life hometown of St. Petersburg, Illinois) reflect upon their lives, each revealing their own epitaph. Some have known great sorrow, others great triumph. Their tales intersect, creating a mosaic of small-town life in early 1900s America. Their profound monologues are punctuated by traditional hymns and folk songs, resulting in an ultimately profound and joyful experience. 

Coming in December

Junie B. in Jingle Bells, Batman Smells

December 13 at 7 PM, December 14 at 2 PM

Our Stage


We perform in the lower level of St. Paul Community Church, 18200 Dixie Highway 23 Miles South of Chicago in Homewood, IL.

Play submissions

How to submit your play for consideration

23 Miles South accepts submissions of full length and one act plays with a focus on female or other marginalized people as main characters and a primarily female cast. We especially need plays for young actors.  Send your play, synopsis and character descriptions to with "play submission" in the subject line.   If selected for production, playwright will receive a royalty payment.



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