First Date | Springfield, Illinois | Visit Springfield

February 23, 2024 - February 25, 2024
Friday & Saturday - 7:30PM; Sunday - 2:00PM

The Hoogland Center for the Arts
420 S. Sixth St, Springfield




When newbie Aaron meets the vivacious serial-dater Casey, a simple drink turns into a sidesplitting, high-stakes dinner in the bustling heart of New York City. In this real-time rollercoaster, their inner critics emerge, and the evening is anything but ordinary. Surrounded by meddling best friends, overbearing parents, pesky exes, and other antics, Aaron and Casey must navigate a maze of awkward moments and unexpected twists. Will their chemistry ignite into something extraordinary before the check arrives, or will this be another dating disaster? Whether you’ve swiped right or are a seasoned dater, you’re sure to fall head over heels with this show.