Theater

Elmhurst native, resident part of Tellin’ Tales Theatre musical

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The Tellin' Tales Theatre "Six Stories Up in Haunted Chicago" cast and crew, including Molly Wiesman (back, second from left) and Tekki Lomnicki (front, center), will present their production Oct. 13, 14, 15, 20, 21 and 22 at the Filament Theatre in Chicago.[]

ELMHURST – Tekki Lomnicki, a York Community High School alumna, and Molly Wiesman, an Elmhurst resident, are serving as mentors for Tellin’ Tales Theatre’s “Six Stories Up in Haunted Chicago” production, running at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 13, 14, 20 and 21 and at 2 p.m. Oct. 15 and 22 at the Filament Theatre.

In the production, kids on a ghost tour stop at Resurrection Cemetery and meet famous Chicago ghosts such as Al Capone and Resurrection Mary, who have a lot to say about Chicago.

Students and adults with and without disabilities will tell personal stories throughout the musical.

Lomnicki, who co-founded Tellin’ Tales Theatre, is its artistic director and plays the spirit of Resurrection Mary in the production.

This will be Wiesman’s first production as a mentor.

The Filament Theatre, 4041 W. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago, is ADA accessible. Sign language interpretation and audio description will be provided at the Oct. 15 show.

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If you go

What: “Six Stories Up in Haunted Chicago”

When: 7:30 p.m. Oct. 13, 14, 20 and 21 and 2 p.m. Oct. 15 and 22

Where: The Filament Theatre, 4041 W. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago

Cost: $20 for adults, $15 for students

Info: Call 312-540-1330 or visit tellintales.org for more information.