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New Audience Reaction Promo For AMAZING GRACE In ChicagoNew Audience Reaction Promo For AMAZING GRACE In Chicago
by Pat Cerasaro (Chicago)

(10/25/2014) - Audiences share their impressions of new musical AMAZING GRACE!


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.




 
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