Big Noise Presents 2016 Season Finale SEUSSICAL THE MUSICAL Big Noise Presents 2016 Season Finale SEUSSICAL THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk on August 26, 2016

Big Noise Theatre Company, a division of Winnetka Theatre, announces their final show of the 2016 season, Seussical, the Musical. Brought to you by Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty ('Ragtime,' 'Once o... (more...)
Third Eye Theatre Ensemble Presents First Ever Opera at Chicago Fringe Festival Third Eye Theatre Ensemble Presents First Ever Opera at Chicago Fringe Festival
by BWW News Desk on August 26, 2016

Third Eye Theatre Ensemble will present The Filthy Habit, the first opera ever performed at the Chicago Fringe Festival, opening Saturday, September 3rd at 7 pm with additional performances on Monday,... (more...)
VIDEO: Legendary Andre De Shields in CONFESSIONS OF A P.I.M.P. at Victory Gardens Theater VIDEO: Legendary Andre De Shields in CONFESSIONS OF A P.I.M.P. at Victory Gardens Theater
by Michael Dale on August 26, 2016

The dynamic actor, singer and dancer Andre De Shields opened last night at Chicago's Victory Gardens Theater (2433 N. Lincoln Avenue) in his own new play, CONFESSIONS OF A P.I.M.P., directed by Samuel... (more...)
VIDEO: HAMILTON's Joshua Henry Leads Chicago Cast Mates in Jamaican Style 'Dear Theodosia' VIDEO: HAMILTON's Joshua Henry Leads Chicago Cast Mates in Jamaican Style 'Dear Theodosia'
by Michael Dale on August 26, 2016

Don't be surprised if the name Theodosia starts popping up on birth certificates with alarming frequency in the next few years, thanks to the beautiful ballad 'Dear Theodosia,' sung by Aaron Burr and ... (more...)
THE MAGIC PARLOUR to Return to The House Theatre of Chicago THE MAGIC PARLOUR to Return to The House Theatre of Chicago
by BWW News Desk on August 26, 2016

The House Theatre of Chicago announces the return of Dennis Watkins in The Magic Parlour, at the Palmer House, a Hilton Hotel, 17 E. Monroe, for an open run starting September 2.... (more...)
Stage Left Theatre to Present World Premiere of Beth Kander's THE BOTTLE TREE Stage Left Theatre to Present World Premiere of Beth Kander's THE BOTTLE TREE
by BWW News Desk on August 26, 2016

Stage Left Theatre announces the upcoming world premiere of The Bottle Tree, written by Beth Kander and directed by ensemble member Amy Szerlong. The Bottle Tree is the first production of Stage Left'... (more...)
The Sound to Present World Premiere Play FOR ANNIE The Sound to Present World Premiere Play FOR ANNIE
by BWW News Desk on August 26, 2016

The Sound will present the world premiere play For Annie, written by Beth Hyland and directed by Rebecca Willingham.... (more...)
Dead Writers Theatre Collective to Present OH, COWARD! Dead Writers Theatre Collective to Present OH, COWARD!
by BWW News Desk on August 26, 2016

Dead Writers Theatre Collective, which began the 2016 season with a highly praised production of The Importance of Being Earnest, opens the second offering of the musical revue, Oh, Coward!, on August... (more...)
Visceral Dance Chicago Presents World Premieres by Nick Pupillo and Erica Sobol Visceral Dance Chicago Presents World Premieres by Nick Pupillo and Erica Sobol
by BWW News Desk on August 25, 2016

Visceral Dance Chicago will begin its fourth season offerings with a Fall engagement at the Harris Theater in Millennium Park. This will include world premieres "Atlas" by ArUsUc Director Nick Pupillo... (more...)
Music Institute Presents Sergei Babayan, Louis Armstrong Legacy Concert, and More in 16-17 Season Music Institute Presents Sergei Babayan, Louis Armstrong Legacy Concert, and More in 16-17 Season
by BWW News Desk on August 25, 2016

The Music Institute of Chicago announces the 2016-17 season of its Faculty and Guest Artist Series, showcasing noteworthy keyboard artists, illustrious alumni, and the legacy of Louis Armstrong. All b... (more...)
JUST NUMBERS and More Set for Chicago Slam Works Ensemble Theatre's 2016-17 Season JUST NUMBERS and More Set for Chicago Slam Works Ensemble Theatre's 2016-17 Season
by BWW News Desk on August 25, 2016

Chicago Slam Works Ensemble Theatre has announced its 2016-17 season, featuring three World Premieres of original, poetry-forward, interdisciplinary theater at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont.... (more...)
WONDERFUL TOWN at Center of Weeklong Leonard Bernstein Celebration at the Goodman WONDERFUL TOWN at Center of Weeklong Leonard Bernstein Celebration at the Goodman
by BWW News Desk on August 25, 2016

Goodman Theatre kicks off its 2016/2017 Season with a major revival of Wonderful Town, Leonard Bernstein's timeless musical composition of hope and adventure, lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green a... (more...)
Andre DeShields' CONFESSIONS OF A P.I.M.P. Heads to Victory Gardens Tonight Andre DeShields' CONFESSIONS OF A P.I.M.P. Heads to Victory Gardens Tonight
by BWW News Desk on August 25, 2016

Dennis Zacek and Grippo Stage Co., Inc., will present CONFESSIONS OF A P.I.M.P., written and performed by Andre De Shields, and directed by Samuel G. Roberson and Dennis Zacek. The cast also includes ... (more...)
Edinburgh Fest Hit SISTER CITIES to Make Chicago Premiere with Chimera Ensemble Edinburgh Fest Hit SISTER CITIES to Make Chicago Premiere with Chimera Ensemble
by BWW News Desk on August 25, 2016

Artistic Director Rainee Denham and Chimera Ensemble are proud to present the Chicago premiere of Colette Freedman's Sister Cities, directed by Ashley Neal, August 20 - September 18 at The Den, 1333 N... (more...)
2nd Annual Chicago Musical Improv Festival to Return to iO Chicago This August 2nd Annual Chicago Musical Improv Festival to Return to iO Chicago This August
by BWW News Desk on August 25, 2016

From its first inaugural year in 2015, the Chicago Musical Improv Festival returns to iO Chicago in 2016 with more jazz hands, more talents from across the nation, and of course, more musical singing!... (more...)
Strawdog Theatre to Launch 2016-17 Season with DISTANCE World Premiere Strawdog Theatre to Launch 2016-17 Season with DISTANCE World Premiere
by BWW News Desk on August 25, 2016

Strawdog Theatre Company is proud to announce the first production in its 2016 - 2017 season, the world premiere of Jerre Dye's Distance, August 25 - October 1, directed by Erica Weiss, performed at T... (more...)
Culmination of Barbara Gaines' TUG OF WAR: CIVIL STRIFE Centerpiece of Shakespeare 400 Chicago Celebration Culmination of Barbara Gaines' TUG OF WAR: CIVIL STRIFE Centerpiece of Shakespeare 400 Chicago Celebration
by BWW News Desk on August 24, 2016

Chicago Shakespeare Theater (CST) culminates Artistic Director Barbara Gaines' Tug of War with Civil Strife, where family divisions launch a country into civil war through Shakespeare's Henry VI, Part... (more...)
Photo Flash: Chimera Ensemble's Chicago Premiere of SISTER CITIES Photo Flash: Chimera Ensemble's Chicago Premiere of SISTER CITIES
by BWW News Desk on August 24, 2016

Artistic Director Rainee Denham and Chimera Ensemble are proud to present the Chicago premiere of Colette Freedman's Sister Cities, directed by Ashley Neal, August 20 - September 18 at The Den, 1333 N... (more...)
Playwright Philip Dawkins' Family History Brought to Life in THE HAPPIEST PLACE ON EARTH at Greenhouse Playwright Philip Dawkins' Family History Brought to Life in THE HAPPIEST PLACE ON EARTH at Greenhouse
by BWW News Desk on August 24, 2016

Greenhouse Theater Center (2257 N. Lincoln Ave ) and Sideshow Theatre Company present the world premiere of "The Happiest Place on Earth," written by and starring Joseph Jefferson Award-winning playwr... (more...)
Brazilian Singer-Songwriter SEU JORGE to Perform Tribute to David Boew in North America This November Brazilian Singer-Songwriter SEU JORGE to Perform Tribute to David Boew in North America This November
by BWW News Desk on August 24, 2016

Bowie himself was moved to say, "Had Seu Jorge not recorded my songs in Portuguese, I would never have heard this new level of beauty which he has imbued them with." Jorge will perform these songs, an... (more...)
Haven Theatre Company to Open 4th Season with Chicago Premiere of HOW WE GOT ON Haven Theatre Company to Open 4th Season with Chicago Premiere of HOW WE GOT ON
by BWW News Desk on August 24, 2016

Haven Theatre Company announces How We Got On to begin their fourth season, written by Idris Goodwin and directed by Jess McLeod, at the company's new home within the Den Theatre's new Bookspan Theatr... (more...)
ZOMBIE BROADS and More Slated for The Factory Theater's Season 24 ZOMBIE BROADS and More Slated for The Factory Theater's Season 24
by BWW News Desk on August 24, 2016

This Fall, The Factory Theater will open its second season at its home in Rogers Park. The company will produce three plays, each of which will feature a female artist as either writer or director.... (more...)
'ROLLER DERBY PLAY' Premiere, Chicago Debut of THE NANCE & More Set for Pride Films and Plays' 2016-17 Season 'ROLLER DERBY PLAY' Premiere, Chicago Debut of THE NANCE & More Set for Pride Films and Plays' 2016-17 Season
by BWW News Desk on August 24, 2016

Pride Films and Plays' 2016-17 season will include two Chicago premieres of Tony Award nominated shows and two world premieres, Executive Director David Zak and Artistic Director Nelson Rodriguez anno... (more...)
Tickets to FUN HOME in Chicago Go on Sale This Weekend Tickets to FUN HOME in Chicago Go on Sale This Weekend
by BWW News Desk on August 24, 2016

Broadway In Chicago and Producers Fox Theatricals (Kristin Caskey, Mike Isaacson) and Barbara Whitman have announced that individual tickets go on sale to the general public on Sunday, August 28 for t... (more...)
Casting Announced for The Hypocrites Production of CINDERELLA AT THE THEATER OF POTATOES Casting Announced for The Hypocrites Production of CINDERELLA AT THE THEATER OF POTATOES
by BWW News Desk on August 24, 2016

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