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Off-Broadway: H.M.S. Pinafore - Theatre Ten Ten. Chicago: Musical Comedy Murders of 1940 - Drury Lane Oakbrook; The Tempest, Comedy of Errors, Antigone, Taming of the Shrew - First Folio Theatre; Countess Maritza, One Touch of Venus, Duchess of Chicago - Light Opera Works. Regional: Daughter of the ... (read more)
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Off-Broadway: H.M.S. Pinafore - Theatre Ten Ten. Chicago: Musical Comedy Murders of 1940 - Drury Lane Oakbrook; The Tempest, Comedy of Errors, Antigone, Taming of the Shrew - First Folio Theatre; Countess Maritza, One Touch of Venus, Duchess of Chicago - Light Opera Works. Regional: Daughter of the ... (read more)
Review Roundup: Critics Weigh in On David Cromer Helmed NEXT TO NORMALReview Roundup: Critics Weigh in On David Cromer Helmed NEXT TO NORMAL
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2019

Writers Theatre concludes its 201819 season with the Pulitzer Prize-winning musical Next to Normal, with music by Tom Kitt, book and lyrics by Brian Yorkey, directed by Tony Award winner David Cromer (more...)

Transgressive Theatre-Opera Announces Cast & Crew For MASQUE AT KENILWORTH/TRIAL BY JURYTransgressive Theatre-Opera Announces Cast & Crew For MASQUE AT KENILWORTH/TRIAL BY JURY
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2018

Transgressive Theatre-Opera, one of Chicago's premiere storefront opera companies, presents a Double Bill of Sullivan's Masque at Kenilworth and Gilbert & Sullivan's Trial by Jury, on September 21 and 22, 2018, 8:00 pm, in the auditorium space at the historic Ebenezer Lutheran Church, located at 1650 W. Foster Avenue on Chicago's northside. (more...)

Transgressive Theatre-Opera Announces its 2017/2018 SeasonTransgressive Theatre-Opera Announces its 2017/2018 Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 5, 2018

Transgressive Theatre-Opera announces its fifth season, bringing Chicago a staged version of a little-heard Sullivan cantata, an updated gender-rollercoaster of a Gilbert & Sullivan operetta, a Count Ory transported to a new locale and time, and a concert of arias and ensembles revolving around letters of love and legal documents, the second half of which is Le Nozze di Figaro's Act II in its entirety, in the original Italian. (more...)

Transgressive Theatre-Opera's February Production Of COSI FAN TUTTITransgressive Theatre-Opera's February Production Of COSI FAN TUTTI
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2018

Transgressive Theatre-Opera is excited to announce the next production of its 2017/2018 season, Mozart's sparkling masterpiece, Cosi Fan Tutte, to be performed in English on February 9 at 7:30, February 10 at 1:30 and 7:30, and February 11 at 7:00 in the Uptown neighborhood of Chicago. Performances will take place in the auditorium space of the historic Ebenezer Lutheran Church. (more...)

Transgressive and Gilbert & Sullivan Opera Co. Announce A GILBERT AND SULLIVAN JEWELRY BOXTransgressive and Gilbert & Sullivan Opera Co. Announce A GILBERT AND SULLIVAN JEWELRY BOX
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2017

Transgressive Theatre-Opera announces the first production of its 2017/2018 season! (more...)

CATS Dances Into Stockholm This Fall!CATS Dances Into Stockholm This Fall!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2017

The international tour of CATS is set to perform in Stockholm, Sweden this fall on October 6 and 7 at the Ericsson Globe. (more...)

Transgressive Theatre-Opera Announces 2017/2018 SeasonTransgressive Theatre-Opera Announces 2017/2018 Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2017

Transgressive Theatre-Opera announces its fourth season! (more...)

CATS Dances Into Stockholm This Fall!CATS Dances Into Stockholm This Fall!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2017

The international tour of CATS is set to perform in Stockholm, Sweden this fall on October 6 and 7 at the Ericsson Globe. (more...)

CATS Leaps Into Frankfurt On August 23CATS Leaps Into Frankfurt On August 23
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2017

CATS will perform at the Alte Oper in Frankfurt, Germany August 23 through the 27. This is one of five stops in Germany, which includes Berlin (August 9-19), Baden-Baden (August 29-September 3), Bremen (September 5-10), and Duisburg (September 12-17). CATS is based on T.S. Eliot's 'Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats' and was the winner of seven Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Best Book of a Musical, and Best Original Score. (more...)

Gilbert & Sullivan Opera Company to Present IOLANTHE at Mandel Hall
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2017

The Gilbert & Sullivan Opera Company will perform Iolanthe; or, The Peer and the Peri - regarded by many as Gilbert and Sullivan's finest and most perfect collaboration. (more...)

Gilbert & Sullivan Opera Company to Present IOLANTHE at Mandel Hall
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2017

The Gilbert & Sullivan Opera Company will perform Iolanthe; or, The Peer and the Peri - regarded by many as Gilbert and Sullivan's finest and most perfect collaboration. (more...)

Transgressive Theatre-Opera to Present THE MALIGNED MEZZO in Time for Halloween
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2016

Transgressive Theatre-Opera announces a concert dedicated to the operatically misrepresented mezzo-soprano voice, The Maligned Mezzo. (more...)

Review Roundup: WONDERFUL TOWN At The Goodman Theatre
by Review Roundups - Oct 4, 2016

Goodman Theatre presents Mary Zimmerman's revival of Wonderful Town, extending the show through October 23. Featuring a company of over 40 actors and musicians, the Goodman production of Leonard Bernstein's whimsical love letter to Manhattan marks the first major revival in more than 10 years. (more...)

Transgressive Theatre-Opera to Present THE MALIGNED MEZZO in Time for Halloween
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2016

Transgressive Theatre-Opera announces a concert dedicated to the operatically misrepresented mezzo-soprano voice, The Maligned Mezzo. (more...)

COSI FAN TUTTE and More Set for Transgressive Theatre-Opera's 2016-17 Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2016

Transgressive Theatre-Opera announces its third season, beginning with a concert dedicated to the operatically misrepresented mezzo-soprano voice, The Maligned Mezzo. (more...)

CATS to Play King's Theatre Glasgow This Autumn
by BWW News Desk - Jun 10, 2016

?On just one special night of the year, all Jellicle cats meet at the Jellicle Ball where Old Deuteronomy, their wise and benevolent leader, makes the Jellicle choice and announces which of them will go up to The Heaviside Layer and be reborn into a whole new Jellicle life. (more...)

Transgressive Theatre-Opera to Present A CHEKHOV TRIO
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2016

Transgressive Theatre-Opera presents a glimpse into the funny and passionate life and art of one of the world's greatest playwrights with A CHEKHOV TRIO, made up of composer Dominick Argento's The Boor and A Few Words about Chekhov, and the Midwest premiere of Richard Wargo's The Seduction Of A Lady. The Boor is based on Chekhov's play of the same name, A Few Words about Chekhov intertwines Chekhov's love letter to his wife Olga with sections of the journal she wrote after his death, and The Seduction of a Lady takes its text from Neil Simon's play, The Good Doctor, based on Chekhov's short stories. A CHEKHOV TRIO is directed by Aaron Hunt, with music direction by Sarah Jenks and John D. Cockerill, and will play June 10, 11 and 12, 2016 at The Piccolo Theatre at 600 Main Street in Evanston. Tickets are currently available at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2548992 or by calling (800) 838-3006. The performances are Friday, June 10 at 7:30, Saturday, June 11 at 7:30, and Sunday, June 12 at 2:00. (more...)

'The Showtune Mosh Pit' for August 26, 2015
by Paul W. Thompson - Aug 26, 2015

The latest in unauthorized gossip and buzz from the heart of Chicago's showtune video bars, and musical theater news from Chicago to Broadway. Today's fire at The Second City, and last week's Jeff Award nominations! Plus 'Glory Days' and the Refuge Theatre season, new musicals in focus with Schonberg and Boublil, Chicago Children's Theatre and more, Joan Curto, Hershey Felder, 'Bat Boy,' and Theatre At The Center's 2016 season! (more...)

'The Showtune Mosh Pit' for February 11th, 2015
by Paul W. Thompson - Feb 12, 2015

The latest in unauthorized gossip and buzz from the heart of Chicago's showtune video bars, and musical theater news from Chicago to Broadway. 'Carousel,' 'The King And I' and 'The Merry Widow' at Lyric Opera, and the upcoming season at Porchlight. Plus 'Merman' transfers, 'Mormon' arrives, 'First Wives Club' and 'Gotta Dance' try out, the 'Pride And Prejudice' reading moves, Quest Theatre mounts two, Pasek and Paul's 'Peach,' Bailiwick's 'Wonderful Town,' the Mosh Pit in the Tribune and more honors for Jessie Mueller! Whew! (more...)

Michael Pacas' BIG N' EASY Set for Davenport's, Begin. 2/16
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2014

Beat the winter blues and celebrate the Mardi Gras season with cabaret 'Bad Boy' Michael Pacas. A spicy gumbo of Jazz, Blues, Pop and unearth comic treasures on Sunday, February 16 & 23 and March 2 at 7 PM at Davenport's Piano Bar & Cabaret.Cover Charge $ 15 / 2 Drink Minimum. Reservations STRONGLY Recommended. (more...)

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