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Joshua Harmon's SIGNIFICANT OTHER Headlines About Face Theatre's 2017-18 Season Joshua Harmon's SIGNIFICANT OTHER Headlines About Face Theatre's 2017-18 Season
July 26, 2017

About Face Theatre has announced its 2017-18 Season, featuring three Midwest premieres!... (more...)
Trevor Vanderzee and Hannah Rose to Star in THE PAJAMA GAME for Highland Park Players Trevor Vanderzee and Hannah Rose to Star in THE PAJAMA GAME for Highland Park Players
July 26, 2017

Highland Park Players has announced the cast and production team for their 30th anniversary production of The Pajama Game directed by three time Jeff Award winner, Dominic Missimi.... (more...)
VIDEO: Dani Shay Sings 'Bullet In a Gun' from New Musical About Transgender Soldiers, THE CIVILITY OF ALBERT CASHIER VIDEO: Dani Shay Sings 'Bullet In a Gun' from New Musical About Transgender Soldiers, THE CIVILITY OF ALBERT CASHIER
July 26, 2017

Permoveo Productions, in association with Pride Films & Plays, presents the world premiere production of The CiviliTy of Albert Cashier playing at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont Ave., August 31 - October 15, starring former Glee Project star and America's Got Talent Contestant Dani Shay. Watch Shay perf... (more...)
Victory Gardens Announces Casting for 2017 IGNITION Festival of New Plays Victory Gardens Announces Casting for 2017 IGNITION Festival of New Plays
July 26, 2017

Victory Gardens Theater announces the lineup for the 2017 IGNITION Festival of New Plays, including Tuvalu, or The Saddest Song by Antoinette Nwandu; This Land Was Made by Tori Sampson; Spin Moves by Ken Weitzman; Tell Them I'm Still Young by Julia Doolittle; Wolf Play by Hansol Jung; and Suspension... (more...)
Video: First Look at LA HAVANA MADRID at Goodman Theatre Video: First Look at LA HAVANA MADRID at Goodman Theatre
July 26, 2017

On the heels of critically-acclaimed sold-out runs at Steppenwolf Theatre Company and The Miracle Center in Logan Square, Teatro Vista's La Havana Madrid by Sandra Delgado arrives at Goodman Theatre for an extended summer run, July 21 - August 20. Chicago's fabled 1960s nightclub, La Havana Madrid, ... (more...)
Photo Flash: Teatro Vista Brings Nightclub Energy to Goodman Theatre in LA HAVANA MADRID Photo Flash: Teatro Vista Brings Nightclub Energy to Goodman Theatre in LA HAVANA MADRID
July 26, 2017

On the heels of critically-acclaimed sold-out runs at Steppenwolf Theatre Company and The Miracle Center in Logan Square, Teatro Vista's La Havana Madrid by Sandra Delgado arrives at Goodman Theatre for an extended summer run, now through August 20. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in acti... (more...)
Off-Broadway's GROWING UP GONZALES to Play the Windy City This Fall Off-Broadway's GROWING UP GONZALES to Play the Windy City This Fall
July 26, 2017

When 'Growing Up Gonzales,' Off-Broadway's newest hit show, opened in the East Village seven years ago in a 17-seat community center, no one knew it would become one of NYC's most successful Latino plays.... (more...)
Original Broadway Team to Bring HONEYMOON IN VEGAS to Life at Marriott Theatre Original Broadway Team to Bring HONEYMOON IN VEGAS to Life at Marriott Theatre
July 26, 2017

Led by the original Broadway powerhouse team, including ten-time Jeff Award-winning director Gary Griffin, Tony Award-nominated choreographer Denis Jones, and Emmy Award-winning costume designer Brian Hemesath (PBS's "Sesame Street", NBC's "SNL"), HONEYMOON IN VEGAS, a loving throwback to the classi... (more...)
Chicago Human Rhythm Project Raises $175,000 at Jubalee Chicago Human Rhythm Project Raises $175,000 at Jubalee
July 25, 2017

The Chicago Human Rhythm Project (CHRP) hosted its Jubalee Gala July 21 at the Fine Arts Building, 410 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago, which included honoring The Chicago Community Trust and its President and CEO Terry Mazany with the JUBA! Award for Extraordinary Contributions to the Cultural Community ... (more...)
TODAY IS A GOOD DAY Concert to Benefit Three-Time Cancer Survivor Donica Lynn TODAY IS A GOOD DAY Concert to Benefit Three-Time Cancer Survivor Donica Lynn
July 26, 2017

Triple Threat Performing Arts Academy and Three Rivers Music Theatre's fundraiser for, three-time cancer survivor and Chicago Tribune's 2016 Chicagoan of the Year, Donica Lynn. All proceeds will be donated back to Donica, to help pay for the long-list of medical bills.... (more...)
Photo Flash: First Look at AN OCTOROON at Definition Theatre Company Photo Flash: First Look at AN OCTOROON at Definition Theatre Company
July 25, 2017

Definition Theatre Company, under the leadership of Artistic Director Tyrone Phillips and Managing Director Neel McNeill, presents the first play of its 2017-2018 season, the Chicago premiere of An Octoroon by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins (Gloria, Appropriate), produced in association with Goodman Theatre... (more...)
Loudon Wainwright III, Makana & John Cruz and More Coming Up at City Winery Chicago Loudon Wainwright III, Makana & John Cruz and More Coming Up at City Winery Chicago
July 25, 2017

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces Folk singer, songwriter and actor Loudon Wainwright III, critically acclaimed Hawaiian musicians Makana & John Cruz, Louisiana's Grammy nominated Southern Roots group, The Revelers and the return of London based R&B trio Loose ends.... (more...)
Natalie Joyce to Play Title Role in City Lit's DEIRDRE OF THE SORROWS; Cast Announced! Natalie Joyce to Play Title Role in City Lit's DEIRDRE OF THE SORROWS; Cast Announced!
July 25, 2017

John Millington Synge, the Irish playwright who so singularly combined gritty realism and haunting spiritualism, penned one more play before his untimely death: DEIRDRE OF THE SORROWS, drawn from the legends of ancient Ireland's great heroine.... (more...)
Tickets on Sale Friday for MOTOWN THE MUSICAL in Chicago This Fall Tickets on Sale Friday for MOTOWN THE MUSICAL in Chicago This Fall
July 25, 2017

Broadway In Chicago and Producers Kevin McCollum, Doug Morris and Motown Founder Berry Gordy are delighted to announce that individual tickets for the return of MOTOWN THE MUSICAL will go on sale on Friday, July 28, 2017.... (more...)
Midwest Premiere of Conor McPherson's THE VEIL Opens 8/19 Midwest Premiere of Conor McPherson's THE VEIL Opens 8/19
July 25, 2017

Idle Muse Theatre Company's season eleven, which features plays exploring women achieving self-definition in a world that tries to define them in relationship to the men around them, concludes with the Midwest premiere of The Veil written by playwright Conor McPherson directed by guest artist Ann Kr... (more...)