The Elgin Courier News sent photographer David Ham out to catch some live action shots of the plays in progress. See a few below.
PHOTO: Scott and Jocelyn Mills, from Envision Theatre, share a tender moment in the production of "The Loveliest Afternoon of the Year."
PHOTO: Matt Kerrigan shows Robert Quinlan his true self in "The Questionnaire," from Nothing Special Productions.
PHOTO: Leah Rae, from A Tower of Strength Players takes a drag off of a cigarette to simulate smoking during a production of "Smoke Scenes" at Elgin Books.