The 2nd Act Players could not mount the stage productions they do without the amazing support of our sponsors. We highly recommend them, please patronize them and mention you saw their ads here and in our show programs. Click on their links below to find out more about them.

2018 Sponsors

As a community owned and operated bank, First Bank & Trust is focused on offering comprehensive financial products, online and mobile banking and highly-personalized service at competitive rates to individuals, owner-operated businesses, and nonprofit organizations throughout the Chicagoland area. Its experienced bankers act as trusted financial service advisers to all of it customers – both individuals and businesses. Our priority is to create long-lasting and durable relationships.

Heart Certified Auto Care, with locations in Evanston, Wilmette and Northbrook employs a large staff of knowledgeable and friendly service advisors and technicians. No matter what you drive – an import or domestic, car, truck, SUV, or van, we have the highly trained staff and modern diagnostic tools needed to repair your vehicle right the first time, and on time. Duxler technicians and service advisors have a combined total of 385 years of Duxler Complete Auto Care experience, all with your satisfaction in mind.

Wags on Willow
in Northfield is the Best in Show, offering a unique spa experience for that special member of your family whether it has paws or it purrs. Stylists here are tops in their field, the boutique features gourmet quality foods and our pet supplies the finest available. We strive to send you home with a healthy, happy, and well-groomed companion. Founded by Mary Bowler and her beloved pug, Sushi five years ago, Wags mission is to deliver a premier pet salon experience focusing on quality customer service and personalized attention.

The MSGroup Chicagodreamtown logo
With more than 25 years of experience, 1,500+ transactions closed, and totaling $675 million in sales, the MSGroup has built a loyal clientele by demonstrating exceptional market knowledge, outstanding customer service and the utmost integrity. The team—comprised of Mary Summerville and Allie Payne —prides itself on its client-centric philosophy which requires continual honing of skills and adaptive ways of doing business. The MSGroup stays ahead of the curve on market inventory and employs the most current technologies and systems to identify and close on prime opportunities while negotiating the best possible results.

Andrew Erickson with Edward Jones in its downtown Skokie office has more than 12 years of financial industry experience, an economics degree from Dartmouth, and impressed us with his knowledge of financial markets. “I work every day to provide personalized strategies to help individuals and small businesses meet their goals. I help people protect and grow their savings for retirement and college, and I want to help you,” he writes. 2nd Act Cofounder John N. Frank uses Andrew as one of his financial advisers.

Bath Body & SoulScully
Located in the Fancy Fair Mall, 830 W. Main Street, Lake Geneva, this wonderful shop features organic handmade soap, bath bombs, lotions and other gifts. Make it a stop for a relaxing day in picturesque Lake geneva.



ALT Imagery
Jerry Alt of in Evanston is a commercial, fine art and portrait photographer, with works sold and published in various media and to private buyers. He pays attention to constantly improving his craft which includes studio, headshot, commercial, wedding and event photography. Jerry is the official photographer of the 2nd Act Players.