Hammond's new  Beatniks on Conkey
a beatnik

Where Art meets Joe
A Coffee House-Black Box Theater for your enjoyment.
January 2015 we will celebrate 7 Years of Beatniks!
Open Most Weekends! Plays, Variety Shows, Music, Comedy
Coffee, cookies, cake 
              In Hammond's Hyde Park neighborhood
Beatniks on Conkey
418 Conkey Street, Hammond, Indiana  46324   View a map here
2 blocks east of Hohman Ave.    Call 219-852-0848 for more info
SMOKE FREE---Also available for meetings and special events
Reservations strongly encouraged, but walk-ins are welcome!

Congratulations to All the 2014 NIETF Award Nominees
Thanks to

for the New Seat Risers and Chairs

Every seat's a  great seat!
Photography of Wes Bushby
Photography of Carol Moore

We would like to thank all our contributors of


As well as, you the audience for sharing your evenings with us!

Brown Paper Tickets for many shows available online here

Adult Tap Dance Class, Thursdays 6:30-7:30

Upcoming events...

December 12, 13, 14, 19, 20, 21
Hammond Community Theatre
Every Chrismas Story Ever Told
(And Then Some!)

Click here to order tickets online!

Sunday Dec 14 5PM
Monday Dec 15 7PM

Hammond Community Theatre
OPEN AUDITIONS 4 men, 5 women
"Farce of Nature"

Saturday January 17th 8PM
Jan 17th, 2015  is our 7th Anniversary Celebration
8pm start, hors d'oeuvres
and more...............preview of the next season
donation night!!

Reservations encouraged, but walk-ins are welcome!
CANCELED, Sorry  RH & Co.   workshop of an original play by Robert Hill
See you next year....
Dec 27 & 28   One More Year        

HCT show Farce of Nature
Feb 6,7,8 & 13,14,15

Some past shows...
laughmoustrap castVDay_2014VDay 2013
HillBilly WeddingDon't
                                Fear the ReaperDead
                                Man's CellphoneShe's
                                No Angel

                                Brand New Shoe


BEATNIKS was created by Rip and Bonnie Johnson as a place for creative minds to try out new  material, for theater groups who need a place to perform, to offer the public a place to relax, have a cup of coffee, maybe a snack or two, and be entertained.
Unless otherwise marked, shows on Friday and Saturday - doors open at 7:30 PM, show starts at 8:00 PM
Sunday matinees - doors open at 1:30 PM, show at 2:00 PM
Plan on being prompt... for complimentary beverages, snacks and pastries

Reservations/Info call 219-852-0848
Or email us at
beatniksonconkey_at_sbcglobal.net for more info or to get on our email list.

** Shows may contain adult content and or language**
Check out Beatniks's  MySpace at http://www.myspace.com/beatniks_on_conkey
Or the Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/home.php?#!/pages/Beatniks-on-Conkey/105866712782199

If you would like to book a show talk to Rip, Bonnie, or Isaac Johnson

 For more info on any of these, call 219-852-0848 or Email us at

BeatniksOnConkey @ sbcglobal.net

Available at Beatniks:   email us for more info  Beatniks dude logo T-Shirt--Black Beret

RJ Construction Bonnie Johnson - Associate Broker with
over 20 years experience    219-730-7906
Rip Johnson - Quality Contractor since 1973

Bonnie Johnson

Stay on top of what's happening at Beatniks, Get on the Beatniks Email list for schedules & updates!
View a map to Beatniks here
For more information about local community theater, please visit the web site of
 The Northwest Indiana Excellence in Theatre Foundation
 Go to Hammond Community Theatre's home page