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Based on the play Chicago by Maurine Dallas Watkins

Escrito por Fred Ebb y Bob Fosse, con música de John Kander y letras de Fred Ebb, Chicago ha sido visto por más de 17 millones de espectadores en todo el mundo, y ha recaudado la espectacular cifra de más de 850 millones de dólares. Ambientado en medio de la extravagante decadencia de los ańos 20, este musical cuenta la historia de Roxie Hart y Velma Kelly, dos mujeres ambiciosas encerradas por crímenes pasionales, que luchan por conseguir el favor de Billy Flynn, un famoso abogado que utiliza a la prensa sensacionalista para conseguir la libertad de sus clientes.


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by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2015

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INTO THE WOODS Becomes #5 Highest Grossing Movie Musical & Earns Nearly $200 Million Worldwide So FarINTO THE WOODS Becomes #5 Highest Grossing Movie Musical & Earns Nearly $200 Million Worldwide So Far
by Pat Cerasaro - Mar 28, 2015

INTO THE WOODS is officially the #6 highest-grossing movie musical of the last 40 years! (more...)

Idina Menzel Announces 2015 WORLD TOUR Dates!Idina Menzel Announces 2015 WORLD TOUR Dates!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2015

Dates have been announced for Idina Menzel's 2015 World Tour! The Tony Award winner visit cities in Korea, Japan, Southeast Asia, Europe, Ireland, the United Kingdom, the United States, and Canada. (more...)

ANYTHING GOES Coming to King's Theatre GlasgowANYTHING GOES Coming to King's Theatre Glasgow
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2015

tage Entertainment, in association with Sheffield Theatres, are delighted to announce full casting for the Sheffield Theatres production of Cole Porter's classic musical comedy ANYTHING GOES at the King's Theatre Glasgow from Tuesday 21 to Saturday 25 April 2015. (more...)

Fearless Theater to Stage New Adaptation of Frank Wedekind's SPRING AWAKENINGFearless Theater to Stage New Adaptation of Frank Wedekind's SPRING AWAKENING
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2015

Fearless Theatre presents a new adaptation of Frank Wedekind's controversial classic, Spring Awakening at The Charnel House (3421 W. Fullerton Ave) in Logan Square. Performances will take place Thursday through Sunday April 11th to the 26th at 7:30PM. (more...)

Chicago Bankruptcy Lawyer Richard Fonfrias Addresses Limitations of Home Affordable Refinance Program (HARP)Chicago Bankruptcy Lawyer Richard Fonfrias Addresses Limitations of Home Affordable Refinance Program (HARP)
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2015

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Peter Sarsgaard Leads CSC's HAMLET, Beginning TonightPeter Sarsgaard Leads CSC's HAMLET, Beginning Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2015

Classic Stage Company presents William Shakespeare's HAMLET, starring acclaimed actor Peter Sarsgaard as Hamlet, and directed by Austin Pendleton. (more...)

NBC Greenlights New Dating Reality Show from Ellen DegeneresNBC Greenlights New Dating Reality Show from Ellen Degeneres
by TV News Desk - Mar 27, 2015

NBC has greenlit an eight-episode order for a new dating-reality series from Ellen DeGeneres titled FIRST DATES. (more...)

Shannon Stratton Named Chief Curator of the Museum of Arts and DesignShannon Stratton Named Chief Curator of the Museum of Arts and Design
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2015

Lewis Kruger, Chairman of the Board of the Museum of Arts and Design (MAD), today announced the appointment of Shannon Stratton to the position of William and Mildred Lasdon Chief Curator, effective June 2015. In this role, Stratton will work closely with Nanette L. Laitman Director Glenn Adamson to oversee the Museum's diverse exhibition program and collections, foster relationships with artists and designers, and develop new strategies to engage contemporary audiences. (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2015

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SMTC to Present HECTOR CORIS: OUR OWN KIND OF UNIVERSE, 4/6SMTC to Present HECTOR CORIS: OUR OWN KIND OF UNIVERSE, 4/6
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2015

One of fastest-growing theater companies in the Valley is kicking off a new Cabaret Series featuring multi-award winning vocalist HECTOR CORIS's new solo show Our Own Kind of Universe. The show will be musical directed by Curtis Moeller with a special appearance by Marina Blue Jarrette. The one-night-only performance will take place on Monday, April 6th at 7:30PM at Tempe Center for the Arts (Studio Theatre), 700 W. Rio Salado Parkway, Tempe, AZ 85281. Tickets are $20. Cocktail table seating will be available. (more...)

Review Roundup: Kevin Hart and Will Ferrell Star in New Comedy GET HARDReview Roundup: Kevin Hart and Will Ferrell Star in New Comedy GET HARD
by Danielle DeSisto - Mar 27, 2015

Ever popular comedians Kevin Hart and Will Ferrell star in the new comedy GET HARD, which opens in theaters nationwide today. (more...)

Photo: Bradley Whitford Visits Kristin Chenoweth & ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURYPhoto: Bradley Whitford Visits Kristin Chenoweth & ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2015

ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY star Kristin Chenoweth took to Twitter to share a backstage photo of herself and her good friend Bradley Whitford following this week's performance of the musical revival. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Michael Patrick Thornton in TITLE AND DEED at Lookingglass TheatrePhoto Flash: First Look at Michael Patrick Thornton in TITLE AND DEED at Lookingglass Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2015

Continuing its 27th Season, Lookingglass Theatre Company presents the Midwest Premiere of Title and Deed, by Will Eno and directed by Marti Lyons. Title and Deed runs March 18 - May 3, 2015 at Lookingglass Theatre Company, located inside Chicago's historic Water Tower Water Works, 821 N. Michigan Ave. at Pearson. The Press Openings are Friday, March 27 at 7:30pm and Saturday, March 28 at 7:30 p.m.Tickets can be purchased through the box office at (312) 337-0665 or www.lookingglasstheatre.org. (more...)

South Bend Civic Theatre's Education Classes Begin 4/13South Bend Civic Theatre's Education Classes Begin 4/13
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2015

South Bend Civic Theatre's Education program offers exciting and fun classes for youth and adults this spring. Starting the week of April 13, students will have the opportunity to engage with highly skilled and award-winning teachers to explore their creativity and talent in a variety of activities. Highlights of the session include: acting fundamentals for kindergarten through third grade, acting and musical theatre for fourth through eighth graders, playmaking and performance with an Emmy-award winning writer for high school age students, youth and adult improv with an instructor trained at Chicago's famed Second City troupe, and a performance intensive session for adults leading to a production of a one-act play or series of short plays. (more...)

Chicago's BLUE MAN GROUP Sets New Summer ScheduleChicago's BLUE MAN GROUP Sets New Summer Schedule
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2015

Blue Man Group the critically hailed theatrical phenomenon continuing its open run at Chicago's Briar Street Theatre (3133 N. Halsted Street), has announced the summer 2015 performance schedule in conjunction with new and exciting Chicago attraction packages. To further enrich the audience experience and kick-off summer in an unforgettable way, Blue Man Group has created a number of packages that combine their thrilling, multi-sensory, innovative, theatrical spectacle with one-of-a-kind experiences throughout the city. Chicago-area attractions packages are all available through the show's website www.blueman.com/Chicago/about-show. (more...)

Cape Rep Theatre's 30th Anniversary Season to Include EVITA, 'LA CAGE' & MoreCape Rep Theatre's 30th Anniversary Season to Include EVITA, 'LA CAGE' & More
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2015

Cape Rep Theatre is celebrating its 30th Anniversary Season with an exciting line up of plays and musicals, including a world premier and two regional premiers. (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2015

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Dallas Theater Center to Present Rolling World Premiere of COLOSSAL, 4/2-5/3Dallas Theater Center to Present Rolling World Premiere of COLOSSAL, 4/2-5/3
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2015

?Dallas Theater Center announced today complete details for the rolling world premiere of Colossal, a new play by Andrew Hinderaker. DTC artistic director Kevin Moriarty directs the Kennedy Center Jean Kennedy Smith Playwriting Award-winning play, which is choreographed by founder and artistic director of Dark Circles Contemporary Dance Joshua L. Peugh. Colossal begins with previews on Thursday, April 2 with a Pay-What-You-Can performance and runs through Sunday, May 3. (more...)

Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 3/27; St. Petersburg, Seattle, Sweden & More!Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 3/27; St. Petersburg, Seattle, Sweden & More!
by BWW Special Coverage - Mar 27, 2015

In this week's Regional Roundup, BroadwayWorld.com features productions from Washington, DC, Baltimore, San Francisco, Sweden and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below! (more...)

Scoop: CHICAGO FIRE on NBC - Tuesday, April 14, 2015Scoop: CHICAGO FIRE on NBC - Tuesday, April 14, 2015
by TV Scoop - Mar 27, 2015

Get all the scoop on Chicago FIRE, airing on NBC on Tuesday, April 14, 2015! (more...)

Broadway at a Discount- What's Available at TKTS for March 27, 2015!Broadway at a Discount- What's Available at TKTS for March 27, 2015!
by BWW Discount Alert - Mar 27, 2015

TKTS has been a New York City institution for decades, bringing theatre-goers a last-minute way to get tickets for some of Broadway's hottest shows at a discount. TDF operates three TKTS Discount Booths in New York City- Times Square, South Street Seaport, and Brooklyn. Looking for affordable tickets for tonight, March 27, 2015? BroadwayWorld brings you the full list of what's available today below: (more...)

Scoop: CHICAGO PD on NBC - Wednesday, April 15, 2015Scoop: CHICAGO PD on NBC - Wednesday, April 15, 2015
by TV Scoop - Mar 27, 2015

Get all the scoop on Chicago PD, airing on NBC on Wednesday, April 15, 2015! (more...)

Off-Broadway's JOHN & JEN, Starring Kate Baldwin & Conor Ryan, to Receive Cast AlbumOff-Broadway's JOHN & JEN, Starring Kate Baldwin & Conor Ryan, to Receive Cast Album
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2015

Kate Baldwin and Conor Ryan, the stars of the Keen Company production of John & Jen, the musical with music by Andrew Lippa, lyrics by Tom Greenwald, and a book by Greenwald and Lippa, will head over to the recording studio on April 6th, to preserve the 2015 Off-Broadway Cast Recording for Broadway Records. A June 16th release is planned. Andrew Lippa and Michael Croiter will produce the album. Musical Director is Lily Lang. This recording will include the premiere of the new song, "Trouble with Men,' as well as new orchestrations and two songs from the score never before recorded. Check out @BwayRecords on Twitter for live updates from the recording session on April 6. (more...)

Ron Rifkin Joins The Collegiate Chorale's THE ROAD OF PROMISE This MayRon Rifkin Joins The Collegiate Chorale's THE ROAD OF PROMISE This May
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2015

The Collegiate Chorale announces that Ron Rifkin will join the cast of the US Premiere of Kurt Weill's The Road of Promise on May 6, 2015 at 8pm and May 7, 2015 at 7pm at Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall, 881 7th Avenue, New York, NY 10019. (more...)

AMERICAN IDIOT, 'UNNAMED LOVE-SUICIDE', ADDING MACHINE and More Set for The Hypocrites' 2015-16 SeasonAMERICAN IDIOT, 'UNNAMED LOVE-SUICIDE', ADDING MACHINE and More Set for The Hypocrites' 2015-16 Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2015

The Hypocrites are pleased to announce their 2015-16 Season, featuring an unprecedented seven productions for Chicago audiences! The season kicks off this summer with the triumphant return engagement of the critically acclaimed ALL OUR TRAGIC, an unparalleled twelve-hour theatrical adaptation that combines all 32 surviving Greek tragedies into a single epic narrative, adapted and directed by Artistic Director Sean Graney and featuring most of the original cast. (more...)

FOR THE LOVE OF COMRADES, THE KID THING, SAGITTARIUS PONDEROSA and More Set for NCTC's 2015-16 SeasonFOR THE LOVE OF COMRADES, THE KID THING, SAGITTARIUS PONDEROSA and More Set for NCTC's 2015-16 Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2015

At the annual New Conservatory Theater Center (NCTC) Season Announcement Party for subscribers, donors, artists and press, NCTC Founder & Artistic Director Ed Decker announced the line-up for the 2015-16 subscription season. Regarded nationally and internationally as San Francisco's Premier LGBQI and Allied Theatre Company, NCTC builds on this rich tradition with its 2015-16 Season, featuring exhilarating U.S., regional and world premieres, as well as two extraordinary musicals. (more...)

New Museum Sets 2015 Schedule; Features Jim Shaw's First American Survey ExhibitionNew Museum Sets 2015 Schedule; Features Jim Shaw's First American Survey Exhibition
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2015

The New Museum has announced its 2015 schedule of exhibitions, residencies and initiatives. Scroll down for details! (more...)

Steppenwolf to Host Red or White Ball 2015 Next MonthSteppenwolf to Host Red or White Ball 2015 Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2015

The Steppenwolf Auxiliary Council hosts one of Chicago's most exciting spring events, the 2015 Red or White Ball on Friday, April 10, 2015 at 9pm. The signature event for the city's most influential young professionals begins with the highly anticipated VIP Reception at 7:30pm, featuring restaurant stations presented by Chicago's leading chefs, followed by a party with open bars, food, exciting auction and raffle packages and D.J. Matt ROAN spinning late into the night. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at David O'Hare and Lisa Peterson's THE GOOD BOOK at Court TheatrePhoto Flash: First Look at David O'Hare and Lisa Peterson's THE GOOD BOOK at Court Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2015

Court Theatre Artistic Director Charles Newell and Executive Director Stephen J. Albert present the World Premiere of The Good Book by Denis O'Hare and Lisa Peterson, directed by Lisa Peterson. The Good Book runs now through April 19, 2015 at Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis Avenue. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

U.S. Cellular Announces $1.25 Million Nonprofit Donation to Boys & Girls Clubs of America and National 4-H CouncilU.S. Cellular Announces $1.25 Million Nonprofit Donation to Boys & Girls Clubs of America and National 4-H Council
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2015

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Milwaukee Chamber Theatre to Stage JEEVES TAKES A BOW, 4/16-5/3Milwaukee Chamber Theatre to Stage JEEVES TAKES A BOW, 4/16-5/3
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2015

P.G. Wodehouse's beloved comic characters will take the Milwaukee Chamber Theatre (MCT) stage once more in JEEVES TAKES A BOW, April 16 - May 3, 2015. (more...)

Review Roundup: Kid-Friendly Comedy HOME Opens TodayReview Roundup: Kid-Friendly Comedy HOME Opens Today
by Movies News Desk - Mar 27, 2015

An all-star cast lend their voices to the new kid-friendly comedy HOME, which hits theaters nationwide today. (more...)

SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Star B.J. Crosby Passes Away at 63SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Star B.J. Crosby Passes Away at 63
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2015

Harvey Fierstein revealed this evening on Twitter that Tony nominee B.J. Crosby has passed away. She was 63. (more...)

SHOW BIZ: Rush, Lottery & Standing Room Only Ticketing Policies - 3/27/2015SHOW BIZ: Rush, Lottery & Standing Room Only Ticketing Policies - 3/27/2015
by BWW - Mar 27, 2015

BroadwayWorld.com's SHOW BIZ: Rush, Lottery & Standing Room Only Ticketing Policies - updated on 3/27/2015. (more...)

Sonitor RTLS Technologies to Showcase New Quad-LT Transmitter Series at HIMSS 2015Sonitor RTLS Technologies to Showcase New Quad-LT Transmitter Series at HIMSS 2015
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2015

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Keith David, Hill Harper & More to Star in Lemon Andersen's TOAST at The PublicKeith David, Hill Harper & More to Star in Lemon Andersen's TOAST at The Public
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2015

The Public Theater announced complete casting today for the Public Lab production of TOAST, written by Lemon Andersen. Directed by Elise Thoron, TOAST begins previews on Tuesday, April 21 and runs through Sunday, May 10, with an official press opening on Tuesday, May 5. (more...)

Alan Gilbert to Conduct JOAN OF ARC AT THE STAKE, Starring Marion Cotillard, 6/10-13Alan Gilbert to Conduct JOAN OF ARC AT THE STAKE, Starring Marion Cotillard, 6/10-13
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2015

The New York Philharmonic will present the U.S. Premiere of director Co?me de Bellescize's staging of Honegger's dramatic oratorio Joan of Arc at the Stake in season-finale performances conducted by Alan Gilbert and starring Academy Award-winning actress Marion Cotillard as Joan of Arc. (more...)

Craig Zadan & Neil Meron Not Returning to Produce Next Year's OSCARSCraig Zadan & Neil Meron Not Returning to Produce Next Year's OSCARS
by TV News Desk - Mar 26, 2015

Craig Zadan and Neil Meron are officially ending their involvement with the Academy Awards. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Watch Ben Rimalower on 'YOU LIKE ME' to Prep for PATTI ISSUES and BAD WITH MONEY in CaliforniaSTAGE TUBE: Watch Ben Rimalower on 'YOU LIKE ME' to Prep for PATTI ISSUES and BAD WITH MONEY in California
by Stage Tube - Mar 26, 2015

Before Ben Rimalower brings PATTI ISSUES and BAD WITH MONEY to LA, San Diego and San Francisco, check out his performance last month at the awards acceptance speech parody show, 'You Like Me' at Joe's Pub, where he accepts Patti LuPone's 2008 Tony Award for GYPSY. Click below! (more...)

Renee Fleming Visits Kristin Chenoweth Backstage At ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURYRenee Fleming Visits Kristin Chenoweth Backstage At ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY
by Pat Cerasaro - Mar 26, 2015

Kristin Chenoweth and opera's prima donna herself backstage at ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY! (more...)

Orion Ensemble to Spotlight Chicago Composer Marc MellitsOrion Ensemble to Spotlight Chicago Composer Marc Mellits
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2015

The Orion Ensemble, winner of the prestigious Chamber Music America/ASCAP Award for Adventurous Programming, concludes its 22nd season A Taste of Chicago, A World of Romance with 'Celebration,' acknowledging the celebration of National Chamber Music Month with a program showcasing Chicago composer Marc Mellits. Performances take place at the First Baptist Church of Geneva May 24; the PianoForte Studios in Chicago May 27; and the Music Institute of Chicago's Nichols Concert Hall in Evanston May 31. (more...)

BWW TV Exclusive: CHICAGO's Carly Hughes Talks Her Big Broadway Year with Carole, Fosse & More!BWW TV Exclusive: CHICAGO's Carly Hughes Talks Her Big Broadway Year with Carole, Fosse & More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 26, 2015

Broadway's latest merry murderess, Carly Hughes, has had a huge year, jumping seamlessly from Beautiful, to Pippin and Chicago in a matter of months. Below, Broadway's new It Girl chats with Richard Ridge about wrapping up her run as Velma Kelly, what's up next, and more! (more...)

Long Beach Playhouse to Present 'MEET VERA STARK'Long Beach Playhouse to Present 'MEET VERA STARK'
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2015

Lynn Nottage's most recent play, By the Way, Meet Vera Stark, takes a look at a serious topic in a lighthearted way. Through humor tinged with pathos, we see Vera Stark shapeshift to fit the expectations of the racial stereotypes of the 1930s. (more...)

On Point Technology, LLC Announces New President Thomas LuparelloOn Point Technology, LLC Announces New President Thomas Luparello
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2015

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Lookingglass Theatre's MOBY DICK, Begins 6/10Lookingglass Theatre's MOBY DICK, Begins 6/10
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2015

Continuing its 27th Season, Lookingglass Theatre Company presents the World Premiere of Moby Dick, adapted and directed by ensemble member David Catlin from the book by Herman Melville, produced in association with The Actors Gymnasium. Moby Dick runs June 10 - August 9, 2015 at Lookingglass Theatre Company, located inside Chicago's historic Water Tower Water Works, 821 N. Michigan Ave. at Pearson. The Press Opening is Saturday, June 20, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets for Moby Dick go on sale April 15. (more...)

POKEMON: SYMPHONIC EVOLUTIONS Set for Dr. Phillips CenterPOKEMON: SYMPHONIC EVOLUTIONS Set for Dr. Phillips Center
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2015

The Pokémon Company International and Princeton Entertainment announced today 30 new locations and dates for the official Pokémon live orchestral concert, Pokémon: Symphonic Evolutions. After sold out performances in Washington, D.C. and Pittsburgh, PA and selling 5,000 tickets in Philadelphia, fans across the country will soon get the opportunity to see Pokémon: Symphonic Evolutions in a city near them. More information about the new locations, dates, and how to purchase tickets can be found at Pokemon.com/symphony. (more...)

Griffin Theatre to Stage THE BIRDS at Theater Wit, 6/6-7/19Griffin Theatre to Stage THE BIRDS at Theater Wit, 6/6-7/19
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2015

Griffin Theatre Company has announced its summer 2015 production: the Chicago premiere of the heart-pounding thriller THE BIRDS, adapted by acclaimed Irish playwright Conor McPherson and directed by ensemble member Kevin Kingston. THE BIRDS will play June 6 - July 19, 2015 at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont Ave. in Chicago. Casting will be announced shortly. Tickets are currently available at www.theaterwit.org, in person at the Theater Wit Box Office or by calling (773) 975-8150. (more...)

Woolly Mammoth Sets 2015-16 Season: WINNERS AND LOSERS, 'WOMEN LAUGHING ALONE' & MoreWoolly Mammoth Sets 2015-16 Season: WINNERS AND LOSERS, 'WOMEN LAUGHING ALONE' & More
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2015

Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company has announced its 2015-2016 season, featuring a world premiere as well as new plays receiving their Washington area premieres after garnering accolades from performances in New York, Los Angeles, and London including the Laurents/Hatcher Award, the Susan Smith Blackburn Prize, and the Obie Award for Best New American Play. Woolly's new season features the work of Sheila Callaghan, Jennifer Haley, Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, Rajiv Joseph, the Chicago Neo-Futurists and Canadian duo Marcus Youssef and James Long. (more...)

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