Attending a Show

Corn Stock Theatre is located at 1700 N Park Road, Peoria, IL 61604, near the intersection of Park Road and Nebraska Ave.

Parking

Parking is available in our lighted parking lot, located directly across from the Tent.  Additional parking is located on the interior road inside the park, and on Park Road, just outside the park.

Please do not park in the fire lane at the Tent, or the circle drive at the Theatre We need to keep the fire lane clear for emergency vehicles if necessary.

Handicap Accessibility

Handicap accessible parking is available. There are a limited number of spaces for wheelchair accommodations in our theatre. Please advise the Box Office staff of your accessible seating needs when ordering tickets, or when ordering online.

Assisted Listening Devices

Corn Stock Theatre offers assisted listening devices for patrons to better hear and understand the dialogue and music of our productions. Patrons are loaned a small receiver, about the size of a transistor radio or a mic pack, and an earpiece. A transmitter works through the theater’s sound board to deliver the actors’ voices to the patron’s ear, bypassing background noises and other interference. A driver’s license or other ID is required to check out a listening device, and is returned to the Patron when the receiver is returned to the Box Office at the end of the show. Please inform the Box Office when you arrive if you’d like to use the assisted listening device.

Ticket Exchanges

Ticket exchanges will be subject to a $2 fee per ticket at the time of the exchange.  Seating is subject to availability, and not guaranteed.

Refreshments

Outside food is not permitted in the house. Popcorn and lemonade / bottled water are served at the concession stand during intermission, and patrons are welcome to take it into the Tent for Act II.  Please be aware that empty plastic water bottles make a lot of noise when squeezed!  After the show, please dispose of all plastic water bottles in the recycling bin. Donations are accepted at the concessions stand – thank you! On occasion, CST makes special arrangements for pre-show food vendors.  Be sure to check your program or the CST web site for specific details. Alcoholic beverages are strictly forbidden in the park, unless prearranged and approved by CST and PPD for a special event.

House Rules

Photography and video recording are strictly prohibited. This includes professional cameras and cell phones. Please visit our performers backstage after the show if you wish to take a photograph. Patrons are not permitted backstage prior to a show.

Cell Phones – Please turn OFF all cell phones, beepers/pagers and alarms on watches upon entering the house for performances. Cell phones may interfere with our sound system and headset communications, even if in the silent or vibrate mode.

Smoking – Corn Stock Theatre is a smoke-free facility.

Fog machines/strobe lights –Notification will be placed in the program if a strobe light or fog machine will be used for a production.

Late seating – CST productions start at 7:30 pm. Please allow enough time to arrive at the theatre early. Late seating is at the discretion of the House Manager, Box Office Manager or Theatre Manager, subject to available seating. You may be asked to wait for an appropriate interval before being seated and alternative seats may be offered to minimize disruption of performances already in progress. At the discretion of the Box Office Manager, vacant seats may be reassigned as upgrades or offered to patrons on a standby list, unless you notified the box office stating that you will be arriving late.

Children – If you bring a child, make sure that theatre etiquette is a part of the experience. Kids love to learn new things. They are our future members and lovers of the theatre. We welcome them for all age-appropriate performances. Due to Fire Marshal regulations, a seat must be purchased for anyone entering the theatre regardless of their age.

Inclement weather – Corn Stock Theatre presents shows – rain or shine. In case of extremely severe weather, the CST management will determine the best course of action on a case by case basis.

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