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Photos: Compass Theatre's WELLESLEY GIRL Premieres At Theater Wit Photo Photos: Compass Theatre's WELLESLEY GIRL Premieres At Theater Wit
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 13, 2022

Compass Theatre has announced its return to the stage with the production of Wellesley Girl, written by playwright Brendan Pelsue and directed by James Fleming, Friday, Jan. 7 - Saturday, Feb. 5, 2022, at Theater Wit, 1229 W Belmont Ave. 

Compass Theatre Returns To The Stage With The Timely And Political WELLESLEY GIRL Photo Compass Theatre Returns To The Stage With The Timely And Political WELLESLEY GIRL
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 26, 2021

Compass Theatre announces its live return to stage with the production of Wellesley Girl, written by playwright Brendan Pelsue and directed by James Fleming, Friday, Jan. 7 - Saturday, Feb. 5, 2022, at Theater Wit, 1229 W Belmont Ave.

Mirror Stage Continues its EXPAND UPON Series in April with Climate Change Photo Mirror Stage Continues its EXPAND UPON Series in April with Climate Change
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 24, 2021

Theatre That Gets People Talking, Mirror Stage's Expand Upon series engages the community in meaningful dialogue, while enabling local artists to develop artistic responses to important issues.

Creede Repertory Theatre Announces Live, Virtual Workshop Presentation of Beth Kander Photo Creede Repertory Theatre Announces Live, Virtual Workshop Presentation of Beth Kander's TO THE MOON
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 18, 2021

Creede Repertory Theatre is offering a virtual presentation of Beth Kander's gripping new work, To the Moon. To the Moon lifts up the riveting stories of these survivors, complete with humor, revelation, and tragedy. Because 'statistics are not the most powerful way to change someone's mind. Stories are.'

Activism Brunch: Climate Change To Livestream In February 2021 Photo Activism Brunch: Climate Change To Livestream In February 2021
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 28, 2021

Mirror Stage's 2nd Saturday series continues in February with Activism Brunch: CLIMATE CHANGE.

The New Colony Presents OTHER ROCKPOOLS Photo The New Colony Presents OTHER ROCKPOOLS
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 22, 2020

The New Colony will present a virtual reading of its sci-fi adventure Other Rockpools by Co-Artistic Director Fin Coe*, directed by Elyse Dolan on Tuesday, October 20 at 7:30 pm.

Photo Flash: Virtual Staged Reading Of ALL-ONE! THE DR. BRONNER'S PLAY Photo Photo Flash: Virtual Staged Reading Of ALL-ONE! THE DR. BRONNER'S PLAY
by Stephi Wild - May 2, 2020

The Passage Theatre concludes their second season with a virtual staged reading of All-One! The Dr. Bronner's Play.

The Passage Theatre Presents Virtual Staged Reading Of ALL-ONE! THE DR. BRONNER'S PLA Photo The Passage Theatre Presents Virtual Staged Reading Of ALL-ONE! THE DR. BRONNER'S PLAY
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 20, 2020

It was Day 1 of rehearsal for All-One! The Dr. Bronner's Play. In the basement of Ebinezer Lutheran Church, playwright Beth Hyland and the actors at The Passage Theatre discussed possible opening moments for their show: inviting an audience member to have their hands lathered and rinsed, adding soap to a kiddie pool center stage, and finally, starting a chain of sudsy, mutual hand-washing. Little did the actors know that one week later, as hand sanitizers and antibacterial soaps disappeared from grocery store shelves, theatres across Chicago would close their doors.

The Passage Theatre Announces Cast And Creative Team For ALL ONE! THE DR. BRONNER'S P Photo The Passage Theatre Announces Cast And Creative Team For ALL ONE! THE DR. BRONNER'S PLAY
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 20, 2020

The Passage Theatre (TPT) is pleased to announce its cast and production team for the world premiere of ALL ONE! THE DR. BRONNER'S PLAY, a commission by Beth Hyland, directed by Sammy Zeisel. ALL ONE! THE DR. BRONNER'S PLAY will play April 17th - May 3rd, 2020 at Ebenezer Lutheran Church, 1650 W Foster Ave. Tickets are currently available at https://www.thepassagetheatre.com/ or in person at Ebenezer Lutheran Church 30 minutes prior to performance. The press opening is Friday, April 17th at 7:30 pm.

Casting Announced For The New Colony's UNDER THE TREE And OTHER ROCKPOOLS At The Den  Photo Casting Announced For The New Colony's UNDER THE TREE And OTHER ROCKPOOLS At The Den Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 23, 2020

The New Colony is pleased to announce casting for its spring and summer 2020 productions: the world premiere of ensemble member K.L. Parker's* heartfelt ensemble family drama Under The Tree, directed by Spenser Davis (April 1 a?" May 3, 2020) and the world premiere of Co-Artistic Director Fin Coe's* time-traveling quest to save the present, Other Rockpools, directed by Elyse Dolan (July 15 a?" August 15, 2020).

New Holiday Show A XMAS CUENTO REMIX Comes To 16th Street Photo New Holiday Show A XMAS CUENTO REMIX Comes To 16th Street
by Stephi Wild - Oct 16, 2019

16th Street Theater announces their Thirteenth Season opener: the rolling world premiere of Maya Malan-Gonzalez' A XMAS CUENTO REMIX with composition and arrangements by Emiliano Valdez and Daniel Valdez and direction by Miguel Nu√Īez November 29 - December 29, 2019 at North Berwyn Park District's 16th Street Theater, 6420 16th Street in Berwyn. Press opening is Friday, December 6 at 7:30 PM.

Cabinet Of Curiosity Extends Run Of TABLETOP TRAGEDIES Photo Cabinet Of Curiosity Extends Run Of TABLETOP TRAGEDIES
by Stephi Wild - Jan 28, 2019

Due to its successful, sold-out run during the Chicago International Puppet Theater Festival, Cabinet of Curiosity is extending and moving its Tabletop Tragedies production to the Chopin Theatre Main Stage, February 7 through 17, 2019.

Shattered Globe Theatre Announces New Ensemble Members, Artistic Associates And Prote Photo Shattered Globe Theatre Announces New Ensemble Members, Artistic Associates And Proteges
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 28, 2018

Shattered Globe Theatre is pleased to announce the addition of four new Ensemble Members: Colin David, Daria Harper, Deanna Reed-Foster and Nate Santana.  The company also welcomes four new Artistic Associates: Tim Newell, Aila Peck, Hailey Rakowiecki and Ayanna Wimberley.

Something Marvelous Presents FIREFLY LOVE Photo Something Marvelous Presents FIREFLY LOVE
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2018

Something Marvelous, a Chicago theater company dedicated to works of magical realism, presents Firefly Love by playwright Alejandro Rica√Īo, in a new English translation by Hector Garza. Directed by Rinska Carrasco-Prestinary, Firefly Love runs June 30 to July 15, 2018 at the Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N Southport Ave, Chicago, IL 60637. Performance times are Thursdays - Todays at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays at 3 p.m. Tickets are $20 and may be purchased online at either somethingmarvelous.org or by calling the Athenaeum Theatre box office at 773-935-6875.

Something Marvelous Presents FIREFLY LOVE Photo Something Marvelous Presents FIREFLY LOVE
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2018

Something Marvelous, a Chicago theater company dedicated to works of magical realism, presents Firefly Love by playwright Alejandro Rica√Īo, in a new English translation by Hector Garza. Directed by Rinska Carrasco-Prestinary, Firefly Love runs June 30 to July 15, 2018 at the Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N Southport Ave, Chicago, IL 60637. Performance times are Thursdays - Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays at 3 p.m. Tickets are $20 and may be purchased online at either somethingmarvelous.org or by calling the Athenaeum Theatre box office at 773-935-6875.

Commission Theatre Announces Cast For CLEARING By Beth Hyland Photo Commission Theatre Announces Cast For CLEARING By Beth Hyland
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2018

Commission Theatre (CT) presents CLEARING, a social drama by Beth Hyland. CLEARING will be directed by Claire Reinhart. The opening night and press performance will take place on Friday June 8th at 8pm with Thursday - Today performances through June 23rd. This is the first production of Commission Theatre's 2018 season.

Photo Flash: First Look at Commission Theatre's CLEARING Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Commission Theatre's CLEARING
by Stephi Wild - Jun 20, 2018

Commission Theatre (CT) presents CLEARING, a social drama by Beth Hyland. CLEARING will be directed by Claire Reinhart. The opening night and press performance will take place on Friday June 8th at 8pm with Thursday - Saturday performances through June 23rd. This is the first production of Commission Theatre's 2018 season.

Commission Theatre Announces Cast For CLEARING By Beth Hyland Photo Commission Theatre Announces Cast For CLEARING By Beth Hyland
by BWW News Desk - Jun 8, 2018

Commission Theatre (CT) presents CLEARING, a social drama by Beth Hyland. CLEARING will be directed by Claire Reinhart. The opening night and press performance will take place today June 8th at 8pm with Thursday - Saturday performances through June 23rd. This is the first production of Commission Theatre's 2018 season.

Commission Theatre Announces Cast For CLEARING By Beth Hyland Photo Commission Theatre Announces Cast For CLEARING By Beth Hyland
by BWW News Desk - Jun 7, 2018

Commission Theatre (CT) presents CLEARING, a social drama by Beth Hyland. CLEARING will be directed by Claire Reinhart. The opening night and press performance will take place on Friday June 8th at 8pm with Today - Saturday performances through June 23rd. This is the first production of Commission Theatre's 2018 season.

Something Marvelous Presents FIREFLY LOVE Photo Something Marvelous Presents FIREFLY LOVE
by Stephi Wild - Jun 3, 2018

Something Marvelous, a Chicago theater company dedicated to works of magical realism, presents Firefly Love by playwright Alejandro Rica√Īo, in a new English translation by Hector Garza. Directed by Rinska Carrasco-Prestinary, Firefly Love runs June 30 to July 15, 2018 at the Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N Southport Ave, Chicago, IL 60637. Performance times are Thursdays - Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays at 3 p.m. Tickets are $20 and may be purchased online at either somethingmarvelous.org or by calling the Athenaeum Theatre box office at 773-935-6875.

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