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Plays-In-A-Day Festival

Wego Drama at West Chicago Community High School concludes their 2018-2019 Season with the wonderfully original Plays-In-A-Day Festival. The performance is Saturday, May 18 at 7:00 p.m. in Weyrauch Auditorium at the school, 326 Joliet St., West Chicago.

Now in its fifth year, drama students create an original show full of wit and emotion all in 24 hours.

Wego Drama President Neve Ryan states, “I love that we end the season with this great day.  We work very hard on this show and have a blast doing it.”

Incoming Wego Drama President Ryan Castiglia states, “Every year the audience loves it!  I am sure they will this year.” 

Finally, Vice-President Noemi Lara states, “The material and the show is always so original.  It is going to be a great night for the audience.”

The company includes from Carol Stream:  Paige Arendt, Philip Calabrese, Abby Carr, Megan Gee, Emma Hart, Sammy Incrocci, Sarah Lighthiser, Maggie Hancock, Cassi Villa, Kathryn Wenberg, and Nora Zamora.

From West Chicago:  Gerardo Avila, Grecia Bahena, Danny Boyce, Nathan Bradley, Emily Carroso, Ryan Castiglia, Christina Champagne, Sarah Crowe, Delaney Flynn, Josie Kotke, Noemi Lara, Grace Miller, Rudy Muñoz, Flora Thian Nei, Loraleigh Tillson, Elizabeth Ryan, and Neve Ryan.

From Winfield:  Justin Blackburn, David Brown, Hannah Brown, Paige Custardo, Ava Fini, Mikail Hererra, Sarah Hurley, and Jazmin Wilkins.

The performance is Saturday, May 18 at 7:00 p.m. at West Chicago Community High School, 326 Joliet St., West Chicago.  Tickets are “pay what you can” and are available at the door. 

Wego Drama is proud to represent the community, Illinois, and the United States at the 2020 Edinburgh Fringe Festival in Scotland.  For more information on how you can support Wego Drama, contact Mark Begovich at or visit