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VIDEO: Meryl Streep's Performance Featured in All-New INTO THE WOODS Preview!VIDEO: Meryl Streep's Performance Featured in All-New INTO THE WOODS Preview!
Posted: Oct. 23, 2014


Photo Flash: Meryl Streep, Anna Kendrick & More Featured in All-New INTO THE WOODS Cover ArtPhoto Flash: Meryl Streep, Anna Kendrick & More Featured in All-New INTO THE WOODS Cover Art
Posted: Oct. 22, 2014


CBS's LATE LATE SHOW WITH JAMES CORDEN Gets Premiere Date!CBS's LATE LATE SHOW WITH JAMES CORDEN Gets Premiere Date!
Posted: Oct. 23, 2014


Photo Coverage: Mol, Radnor, Pittman, Dhillon & More Celebrate Opening Night of DISGRACED!Photo Coverage: Mol, Radnor, Pittman, Dhillon & More Celebrate Opening Night of DISGRACED!
Posted: Oct. 24, 2014


BWW Reviews:  Volatile, Discomforting DISGRACED Earns Its PulitzerBWW Reviews: Volatile, Discomforting DISGRACED Earns Its Pulitzer
Posted: Oct. 24, 2014


Ariana Grande, Maroon 5 & More Set for CBS Holiday Special A VERY GRAMMY CHRISTMAS, 12/5Ariana Grande, Maroon 5 & More Set for CBS Holiday Special A VERY GRAMMY CHRISTMAS, 12/5
Posted: Oct. 24, 2014


Photo Flash: The Way Is Clear - More Stunning Images from INTO THE WOODS!Photo Flash: The Way Is Clear - More Stunning Images from INTO THE WOODS!
Posted: Oct. 22, 2014


Matthew Morrison Weds Renee Puente in MauiMatthew Morrison Weds Renee Puente in Maui
Posted: Oct. 19, 2014


Photo Coverage: DISGRACED Company Takes Opening Night Bows at the Lyceum Theatre!Photo Coverage: DISGRACED Company Takes Opening Night Bows at the Lyceum Theatre!
Posted: Oct. 24, 2014


THE VOICE Star Chris Mann, Katie Travis, Storm Lineberger and Anne Kanengeiser to Join THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA National TourTHE VOICE Star Chris Mann, Katie Travis, Storm Lineberger and Anne Kanengeiser to Join THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA National Tour
Posted: Oct. 22, 2014


First Video Promo For PETER PAN LIVE! With Christopher Walken & Allison WilliamsFirst Video Promo For PETER PAN LIVE! With Christopher Walken & Allison Williams
Posted: Oct. 19, 2014


AMERICAN HORROR STORY's Finn Wittrock Talks PHANTOM Inspired Twisty The ClownAMERICAN HORROR STORY's Finn Wittrock Talks PHANTOM Inspired Twisty The Clown
Posted: Oct. 23, 2014


Neil Patrick Harris Among Barbara Walters MOST FASCINATING PEOPLE of 2014Neil Patrick Harris Among Barbara Walters MOST FASCINATING PEOPLE of 2014
Posted: Oct. 21, 2014


VIDEO: Neil Diamond Performs New Single 'Something Blue', 'Cracklin' Rosie' on TONIGHT!VIDEO: Neil Diamond Performs New Single 'Something Blue', 'Cracklin' Rosie' on TONIGHT!
Posted: Oct. 18, 2014


Alice Ripley Posts New JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR Inspired 'Answer To Haterz'Alice Ripley Posts New JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR Inspired 'Answer To Haterz'
Posted: Oct. 22, 2014


INTO THE WOODS' Meryl Streep Reveals Why She Said 'No' to Previous Witch RolesINTO THE WOODS' Meryl Streep Reveals Why She Said 'No' to Previous Witch Roles
Posted: Oct. 22, 2014


Robert Askins' HAND TO GOD Will Open on Broadway in 2015; Steven Boyer, Marc Kudisch & More to Reprise RolesRobert Askins' HAND TO GOD Will Open on Broadway in 2015; Steven Boyer, Marc Kudisch & More to Reprise Roles
Posted: Oct. 21, 2014


STAGE TUBE: Future Valjean? Adam Pascal Sings 'Bring Him Home'STAGE TUBE: Future Valjean? Adam Pascal Sings 'Bring Him Home'
Posted: Oct. 18, 2014


Jim Parsons to Star in NBC's BUDDY'S MUSICAL CHRISTMAS Based on Broadway's ELF!Jim Parsons to Star in NBC's BUDDY'S MUSICAL CHRISTMAS Based on Broadway's ELF!
Posted: Oct. 24, 2014


BWW TV: On the Opening Night Red Carpet for DISGRACED with Judith Light, Tony Danza & More!BWW TV: On the Opening Night Red Carpet for DISGRACED with Judith Light, Tony Danza & More!
Posted: Oct. 24, 2014


Actors Training Center Repertory Company Opens CARRIE THE MUSICAL TonightActors Training Center Repertory Company Opens CARRIE THE MUSICAL Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/25/2014) - Actors Training Center (ATC) Repertory Company brings the electrifying pop-rock production of CARRIE: THE MUSICAL based on Stephen King's best-selling novel about a young girl outcast with special powers to the Wilmette Theatre stage. CARRIE, which will open tonight, October 25th with 5 additional performances, kicks off ATC's Rep Company's 2014-2015 season. Tickets are on sale now. For tickets or more information, visit: www.wilmettetheatre.com or call: at (847) 251-7424.


Lena Dunham, Chaz Ebert, Renee Fleming, Wallace Shawn and More Set for 2014 Chicago Humanities Festival, Kicking Off TodayLena Dunham, Chaz Ebert, Renee Fleming, Wallace Shawn and More Set for 2014 Chicago Humanities Festival, Kicking Off Today
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/25/2014) - The Chicago Humanities Festival (CHF) presents the 25th Anniversary Fall Festival, featuring 112 events which will explore the theme of Journeys, today, Oct. 25-Nov. 9, 2014.


Renee Fleming, Ramsey Lewis & More Set for Lyric Opera of Chicago's 60th Anniversary Concert, 11/1; Jane Lynch HostsRenee Fleming, Ramsey Lewis & More Set for Lyric Opera of Chicago's 60th Anniversary Concert, 11/1; Jane Lynch Hosts
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/24/2014) - Lyric Opera of Chicago will celebrate its glorious history and future on Saturday, November 1, with a star-studded 60th Anniversary Concert at the Civic Opera House beginningat 6:30pm - sixty years to the day after the company officially launched its very first season.


Photo Flash: First Look at A Red Orchid Theatre's STRANDLINEPhoto Flash: First Look at A Red Orchid Theatre's STRANDLINE
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/24/2014) - A Red Orchid Theatre opens its 22nd Season with the US premiere of Strandline, written by Abbie Spallen and directed by JR Sullivan (The Faith Healer). The production runs October 23 - December 7, 2014 at A Red Orchid Theatre, 1531 N. Wells. Press Opening is Monday, October 27, 2014 at 7 p.m.


Profiles Theatre to Present HELLCAB, Begin. 11/7Profiles Theatre to Present HELLCAB, Begin. 11/7
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/24/2014) - Profiles Theatre announces that actor Richard Cotovsky returns to the role of the Driver in Profiles Theatre's holiday season revival of Hellcab by Will Kern. Directed by Profiles ensemble member Eric Burgher, a cast of 34 joins Cotovsky as the beleaguered cab driver, a role he played for over two hundred performances during the world premiere run. Profiles' production runs at The Main Stage, 4139 N. Broadway, November 7, 2014 - January 11, 2015 with the press opening on Thursday, November 13 at 8:00 pm.


Haven Theatre Company's HOT GEORGIA SUNDAY Opens 11/24Haven Theatre Company's HOT GEORGIA SUNDAY Opens 11/24
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/24/2014) - Haven Theatre Company opens their 2014 - 2015 Season with the Chicago premiere of Catherine Trieschmann's Hot Georgia Sunday, directed by Marti Lyons, at The Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee Ave., November 22 - December 21. Previews are Saturday, Nov. 22 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 23 at 2 p.m. Opening night is Monday, Nov. 24 at 7:30 p.m. The regular schedule is Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays at 3 p.m. Regular tickets are $30, senior tickets are $25, previews tickets are $20 and industry/student tickets are $10. You can purchase tickets and get more information at www.haventheatrechicago.com.


Teatro Vista Welcomes New Ensemble Members and Artistic AssociatesTeatro Vista Welcomes New Ensemble Members and Artistic Associates
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/24/2014) - Teatro Vista has announced the addition of two new ensemble members and seven new artistic associates to the company. The new ensemble members include Ramon Camin and Tommy Rivera-Vega. New artistic associates include Jennifer Aparicio, Cruz Gonzalez-Cadel, Carlo Lorenzo Garcia, Isaac Gomez, Ayssette Muoz, Yunuen Pardo and Jessie Prez.


A STEADY RAIN Plays the MAC This WeekendA STEADY RAIN Plays the MAC This Weekend
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/24/2014) - Following a sold-out Jeff Award-winning initial run at Chicago Dramatists, a Broadway production starring Daniel Craig and Hugh Jackman, Keith Huff's 'A Steady Rain' comes to Glen Ellyn's McAninch Arts Center's, 425 Fawell Blvd. in the intimate Playhouse Theatre for a limited run, this weekend, Oct. 24-26.


ARTicuLIT Presents OUT OF OUR FATHERS' HOUSE, Plus High Tea, TodayARTicuLIT Presents OUT OF OUR FATHERS' HOUSE, Plus High Tea, Today
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/24/2014) - ARTicuLIT Readers Theatre presents an afternoon of TEA AND THEATRE today, October 24, at High Tea With Gerri, 144 Old McHenry Road, in Long Grove.


Joseph Schupbach Named New Artistic Director of Barrel of MonkeysJoseph Schupbach Named New Artistic Director of Barrel of Monkeys
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/24/2014) - ?Barrel of Monkeys is pleased to announce the appointment of Joseph Schupbach as the company's new Artistic Director effective November 3, 2014. Schupbach began his involvement with Barrel of Monkeys in 2005 and has served full-time as Education Coordinator since 2011. He succeeds Molly Brennan who stepped down September 2014 after serving as Artistic Director since 2011. Schupach is the Barrel of Monkeys' fifth Artistic Director since its inception in 1997.


Photo Flash: First Look at AstonRep's THE LIEUTENANT OF INISHMORE, Opening TonightPhoto Flash: First Look at AstonRep's THE LIEUTENANT OF INISHMORE, Opening Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/23/2014) - It's bloody perfect for Halloween! AstonRep Theatre Company launches its 2014-15 season with Martin McDonagh's acclaimed modern classic THE LIEUTENANT OF INISHMORE, directed by Company Member Derek Bertelsen, playing tonight, October 23 - November 23, 2014 at The Raven Theatre (West Stage), 6157 N. Clark St. in Chicago. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!


Stef Tovar, Brianna Borger and More to Star in Mercury Theater's THE CHRISTMAS SCHOONER; Cast Announced!Stef Tovar, Brianna Borger and More to Star in Mercury Theater's THE CHRISTMAS SCHOONER; Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/23/2014) - Mercury Theater Chicago, 3745 N. Southport Avenue, announces a cast of award-winning actors to bring new life to Chicago's beloved holiday musical THE CHRISTMAS SCHOONER, running November 26 through December 28, 2014. Press opening is Wednesday, December 3rd at 7:30pm.


Michael Patrick Thornton to Star in Next Theatre's RICHARD III; Cast Announced!Michael Patrick Thornton to Star in Next Theatre's RICHARD III; Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/23/2014) - ?Next Theatre Company announces the cast for its second production in its 34th season, Shakespeare's Richard III, directed by Jessica Thebus, at Noyes Cultural Arts Center, 927 Noyes Street. Previews are Saturday, January 3 at 8:00 p.m.; Sunday, January 4 at 2p.m., Friday, January 9 and Saturday, January 10 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, January 11 at 2 p.m. Press Opening night is Tuesday, January 13 at 7 p.m.


THE BOOK OF MORMON Comes to Chicago in Feb; Tickets On Sale Nov 16THE BOOK OF MORMON Comes to Chicago in Feb; Tickets On Sale Nov 16
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/23/2014) - Back by popular demand, THE BOOK OF MORMON, which played a record breaking 43 week run in 2012-2013, returns to Chicago for a limited engagement February 24 through May 17, 2015 at Broadway In Chicago's Bank of America Theatre (18 W Monroe). THE BOOK OF MORMON holds the record for the largest weekly gross in the history of the Bank of America Theatre and played to over 100 performance capacity during its 2012-2013 engagement.


Theatre School at DePaul University's 2014 Awards for Excellence in the Arts to be Held 11/3Theatre School at DePaul University's 2014 Awards for Excellence in the Arts to be Held 11/3
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/23/2014) - The Theatre School at DePaul University will present The 2014 Awards for Excellence in the Arts gala on Monday, November 3, 2014, at the Four Seasons Hotel Chicago. The Four Seasons is located at 120 East Delaware Place. The event will begin with a 6 PM cocktail reception, followed by dinner and the awards presentation at 7 PM.


Porchlight Extends SWEENEY TODD Through 11/16Porchlight Extends SWEENEY TODD Through 11/16
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/23/2014) - Porchlight Music Theatre is proud to announce that, due to capacity audience response, the first production of the mainstage 20th Anniversary Season of Sondheim, Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by Hugh Wheeler, direction by Porchlight Artistic Director Michael Weber with music direction by Porchlight Artistic Associate Doug Peck, has been extended through Sunday, Nov. 16 at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont Ave.


Rubicon's Fall 2014 Theatre Tour Heads to Chicago TodayRubicon's Fall 2014 Theatre Tour Heads to Chicago Today
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/23/2014) - Rubicon's Theatre Company's trips to New York and London typically sell-out within days of being announced. The company's trips have earned a reputation for offering unique behind-the-scenes experiences that cannot be arranged privately. This year, the company has added a new tour -- a first-ever theatre excursion to Chicago later this month.


Steppenwolf Hosts Pre-Show Event for THE NIGHT ALIVE TonightSteppenwolf Hosts Pre-Show Event for THE NIGHT ALIVE Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/23/2014) - Steppenwolf Theatre Company hosts its first EXPLORE event of the season tonight, October 23 at 5:30pm prior to that evening's 7:30pm performance of The Night Alive. EXPLORE events invite audiences to further engage with the ideas and themes of the play through interactive and fun pre-show gatherings.


Photo Flash: AstonRep's THE LIEUTENANT OF INISHMORE Begins TonightPhoto Flash: AstonRep's THE LIEUTENANT OF INISHMORE Begins Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/23/2014) - It's bloody perfect for Halloween! AstonRep Theatre Company launches its 2014-15 season with Martin McDonagh's grisly dark comedy THE LIEUTENANT OF INISHMORE, directed by Company Member Derek Bertelsen, playing tonight, October 23 - November 23, 2014 at The Raven Theatre (West Stage), 6157 N. Clark St. in Chicago. Scroll down for a sneak peek at the cast!


A Red Orchid Theatre Stages US Premiere of STRANDLINE, Beginning TonightA Red Orchid Theatre Stages US Premiere of STRANDLINE, Beginning Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/23/2014) - A Red Orchid Theatre opens its 22nd Season with the US premiere of Strandline, written by Abbie Spallen and directed by JR Sullivan (The Faith Healer). The production runs today, October 23 - December 7, 2014 at A Red Orchid Theatre, 1531 N. Wells. Press Opening is Monday, October 27, 2014 at 7 p.m.


Photo Flash: First Look at The Ruffians' BURNING BLUEBEARD at Theater WitPhoto Flash: First Look at The Ruffians' BURNING BLUEBEARD at Theater Wit
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/22/2014) - The Ruffians have announced the return of their critically acclaimed holiday hit BURNING BLUEBEARD by Jay Torrence, directed by Halena Kays and featuring most of the original cast and creative team. This fantastical tale inspired by Chicago's 1903 Iroquois Theatre fire will play for three weeks only December 13, 2014 - January 4, 2015 at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont Ave. in Chicago. Scroll down for a first look at the cast in action!


Marc Salem to Bring MIND OVER MUNSTER to Theatre at the Center, 12/19-21Marc Salem to Bring MIND OVER MUNSTER to Theatre at the Center, 12/19-21
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/22/2014) - Theatre at the Center, 1040 Ridge Road in Munster, proudly presents Mind Over Munster, the popular series of mesmerizing "Mind Games" created and performed by mentalist Marc Salem on Friday, December 19 at 8 p.m., Saturday, December 20 at 4 and 8 p.m., and Sunday, December 21 at 2:30 p.m. Hailed as "A SUREFIRE 'you-gottaseethis show' SHOW" by Variety and, "Not to be missed" by ABC News, Salem uses his famous psychological techniques, quick wit, and a sharp eye to "break the lock" on the brain and raise fascinating questions on the human psyche. An eccentric show for all ages, Mind Over Munster is the perfect holiday show for the family.


The Ruffians' BURNING BLUEBEARD Returns 12/13-1/4 at Theater WitThe Ruffians' BURNING BLUEBEARD Returns 12/13-1/4 at Theater Wit
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/22/2014) - The Ruffians have announced the return of their critically acclaimed holiday hit BURNING BLUEBEARD by Jay Torrence, directed by Halena Kays and featuring most of the original cast and creative team. This fantastical tale inspired by Chicago's 1903 Iroquois Theatre fire will play for three weeks only December 13, 2014 - January 4, 2015 at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont Ave. in Chicago. Tickets for BURNING BLUEBEARD go on sale Saturday, November 1 at ?www.theaterwit.org, in person at the Theater Wit Box Office or by calling (773) 975-8150. The press opening is Monday, December 15 at 8 pm.


Review Roundup: AMAZING GRACE in Chicago- All the Reviews!Review Roundup: AMAZING GRACE in Chicago- All the Reviews!
by Review Roundups (Chicago)

(10/22/2014) - Broadway In Chicago opened the the world premiere of AMAZING GRACE last night, the new musical with music and lyrics by Christopher Smith and a book by Christopher Smith and Arthur Giron, directed by Gabriel Barre (Andrew Lippas' The Wild Party) and choreographed by Tony Award winner Christopher Gattelli (Newsies).


'The Showtune Mosh Pit' for October 22nd, 2014'The Showtune Mosh Pit' for October 22nd, 2014
by Paul W. Thompson (Chicago)

(10/22/2014) - The latest in unauthorized gossip and buzz from the heart of Chicago's showtune video bars, and musical theater news from Chicago to Broadway. We've got Halloween offerings 'Musical Of The Living Dead,' 'Witches Among Us,' 'Bewildered!' and more, 'The Wild Party' and 'Parade,' plus brief appearaces by'Bells Are Ringing' and 'The Color Purple,' Duncan Sheik in concert and a review of 'Edges' at Davenport's!


Nick Bowling Directs THE KING AND I, Beginning Tonight at Chicago's Marriott TheatreNick Bowling Directs THE KING AND I, Beginning Tonight at Chicago's Marriott Theatre
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/22/2014) - The romantic and richly textured tale of East versus West, THE KING AND I, comes to The Marriott Theatre, 10 Marriott Drive, Lincolnshire, IL., previewing tonight, October 22, opening October 29, and running through January 4, 2015.


THE KING AND I Begins Tonight at The Marriott TheatreTHE KING AND I Begins Tonight at The Marriott Theatre
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/22/2014) - The romantic and richly textured tale of East versus West, THE KING AND I, comes to The Marriott Theatre, 10 Marriott Drive, Lincolnshire, IL., previewing tonight, October 22, opening October 29, and running through January 4, 2015.


Step Up Productions' 2nd Annual HOLIDAZE to Run 11/21-12/21Step Up Productions' 2nd Annual HOLIDAZE to Run 11/21-12/21
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/21/2014) - 'Tis the season! Step Up Productions will continue its 2014-15 season with the return of its wildly popular HoliDaze, a hilarious and heartwarming line-up of original holiday-themed short works by Kristiana Rae Colon, Dana Lynn Fromby, Aline Lathrop, Steven Peterson, Joshua Rollins and Steve Simoncic playing November 21 - December 21, 2014 at Chicago Dramatists, 1105 W. Chicago Ave. in Chicago. Tickets are currently available at www.stepupproductions.org or by calling (312) 316-8255. The press performance is Tuesday, November 25 at 7:30 pm.


WGN-TV's Dina Bair to Serve as Celebrity Guest Judge for DANCING PROS: LIVE!WGN-TV's Dina Bair to Serve as Celebrity Guest Judge for DANCING PROS: LIVE!
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/21/2014) - Broadway In Chicago has announced WGN-TV anchor, Dina Bair, as a celebrity guest judge for Dancing Pros: Live! which will have its tour launch at the Cadillac Palace Theatre (151 West Randolph) on Saturday, November 1 and Sunday, November 2, 2014. Hosted by Alan Thicke, star of the hit TV show "Growing Pains," and featuring Edyta Sliwinska and Chelsie Hightower from "Dancing with the Stars," and Ryan Di Lello, from "So You Think You Can Dance," the best dancers from around the world will thrill and dazzle audiences.


Bailiwick Chicago to Present THE CHICAGO CASTING AUCTION, 11/8Bailiwick Chicago to Present THE CHICAGO CASTING AUCTION, 11/8
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/21/2014) - Anyone can be a star - for a price! The annual CHICAGO CASTING AUCTION is a unique opportunity for non-professionals to experience the thrill of being on stage in a professionally produced Chicago stage production. Bailiwick Chicago will be auctioning off over 40 roles for this season's musical production, Wonderful Town, on Saturday, November 8, 2014 at this year's new venue, Michelle's Ballroom, 2800 W. Belmont Ave. in Chicago. THE CHICAGO CASTING AUCTION will also feature live entertainment, a silent auction, delectable hors d'oeuvres, an open bar with signature cocktails and a professional photo booth to ham it up!


Gershwins' PORGY AND BESS to Run 11/17-12/20 at Lyric OperaGershwins' PORGY AND BESS to Run 11/17-12/20 at Lyric Opera
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/21/2014) - Lyric Opera of Chicago presents the Gershwins' Porgy and Bess in a revival of the acclaimed production from renowned director Francesca Zambello, conducted by Ward Stare. It opens on Monday, November 17 with 13 performances through Saturday, December 20. Performance dates are Nov. 17, 19, Dec. 2, 5, 8, 13, 16, and 20 at 7:30pm; and Nov. 23, 26, 28, Dec.11 and 18 at 2pm.


BrightSide Theatre to Present IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE, 11/28-12/14BrightSide Theatre to Present IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE, 11/28-12/14
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/21/2014) - BrightSide Theatre, Naperville's only professional theatre performing in the historic downtown district, begins its 4th season with Joe Landry's adaptation of the holiday classic tale It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play. Directed by BrightSide Theatre Artistic Director Jeffrey Cass and playing November 28-December 14, 2014 at the Theatre at Meiley-Swallow Hall at North Central College, 31 S. Ellsworth Avenue in Naperville. Tickets are on sale now at www.brightsidetheatre.com, or by calling 630-637-SHOW(7469). The press performance is Friday, November 28 at 8pm.


Chicago Shakespeare Theater to Premiere Q BROTHERS' CHRISTMAS CAROL, 11/19Chicago Shakespeare Theater to Premiere Q BROTHERS' CHRISTMAS CAROL, 11/19
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/21/2014) - Chicago-October 20, 2014-Chicago Shakespeare Theater (CST) brings audiences a fresh take on a beloved classic, A Q Brothers' Christmas Carol, developed with hip-hop sensations the Q Brothers and CST Creative Producer Rick Boynton. After a special work-in-progress presentation last season, Chicago Shakespeare is proud to premiere this hip-hop reinterpretation of the perennial holiday favorite by Charles Dickens. A Q Brothers' Christmas Carol rocks the theater Upstairs at Chicago Shakespeare for a limited engagement, November 19-December 31, 2014.


A Q BROTHERS' CHRISTMAS CAROL to Premiere Upstairs at Chicago ShakespeareA Q BROTHERS' CHRISTMAS CAROL to Premiere Upstairs at Chicago Shakespeare
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/21/2014) - Chicago Shakespeare Theater (CST) brings audiences a fresh take on a beloved classic, A Q Brothers' Christmas Carol, developed with hip-hop sensations the Q Brothers and CST Creative Producer Rick Boynton. After a special work-in-progress presentation last season, Chicago Shakespeare is proud to premiere this hip-hop reinterpretation of the perennial holiday favorite by Charles Dickens. A Q Brothers' Christmas Carol rocks the theater Upstairs at Chicago Shakespeare for a limited engagement, November 19-December 31, 2014.


Erin Mackey Talks AMAZING GRACE In ChicagoErin Mackey Talks AMAZING GRACE In Chicago
by Pat Cerasaro (Chicago)

(10/21/2014) - Learn more about new musical AMAZING GRACE via the show's leading lady!


B-Anne Productions to Premiere THE UNDERGROUND EFFECT Play About Interracial Dating, 11/8-9B-Anne Productions to Premiere THE UNDERGROUND EFFECT Play About Interracial Dating, 11/8-9
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/20/2014) - B-Anne Productions is proud to present 'The UnderGround Effect,' a world-premiere play that explores social norms, cultural identity, and interracial love. 'The UnderGround Effect' performs for Saturday, November 8, 2014 at 7 pm and Sunday, November 9, 2014 at 2 pm.


Strawdog's GREAT EXPECTATIONS to Return on HalloweenStrawdog's GREAT EXPECTATIONS to Return on Halloween
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/20/2014) - Strawdog Theatre Company and Artistic Director Hank Boland are proud to announce the second mainstage production in its 2014 - 2015 season, the remount of Charles Dickens' classic Great Expectations, adapted by Gale Childs Daly and directed by Jason W. Gerace, October 31 - December 13, at Strawdog Theatre, 3829 N. Broadway St.


Josh Young Talks AMAZING GRACE In ChicagoJosh Young Talks AMAZING GRACE In Chicago
by Pat Cerasaro (Chicago)

(10/20/2014) - Star of the new musical based on the fascinating life of 'Amazing Grace' composer John Newton, Josh Young, discusses the Chicago tryout of the production in a new interview.


Fox Valley Rep to Present CHRISTMAS ON BROADWAY, 11/13-12/31Fox Valley Rep to Present CHRISTMAS ON BROADWAY, 11/13-12/31
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/20/2014) - Fox Valley Repertory concludes their 2014 theater series with Rick Lewis' holiday music revue, Christmas on Broadway. Directed by Kyle Donahue and music directed by Ilana Atkins, performances will take place on the Pheasant Run Resort Mainstage November 13 - December 31, 2014.(4051 E. Main St., St. Charles, IL; box office 630-584-6342).


BWW TV: First Look at Josh Young, Erin Mackey and More in Highlights of the World Premiere of AMAZING GRACE in ChicagoBWW TV: First Look at Josh Young, Erin Mackey and More in Highlights of the World Premiere of AMAZING GRACE in Chicago
by BroadwayWorld TV (Chicago)

(10/20/2014) - Broadway In Chicago presents the the world premiere of AMAZING GRACE, the new musical with music and lyrics by Christopher Smith and a book by Christopher Smith and Arthur Giron, directed by Gabriel Barre (Andrew Lippas' The Wild Party) and choreographed by Tony Award winner Christopher Gattelli (Newsies). Check out a first look at highlights below!




 
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