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THE ECO RISE to be Presented by Poetic People Power on Earth Day Photo THE ECO RISE to be Presented by Poetic People Power on Earth Day
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2021

Poetic People Power will present its new show The Eco Rise on Earth Day. The show shines a spotlight on environmental heroes who have worked in their communities locally or at an international level to advocate for the well-being of people and the planet.

TimeLine Theatre Company Announces Online Programming Inspired By CAMPAIGNS, INC. Photo TimeLine Theatre Company Announces Online Programming Inspired By CAMPAIGNS, INC.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2020

TimeLine Theatre has announced online public programs and related virtual content inspired by its production of Campaigns, Inc. by Will Allan.

52nd Annual Equity Jeff Awards Nominations Announced Photo 52nd Annual Equity Jeff Awards Nominations Announced
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2020

The Jeff Awards has announced the nominees for the 52nd annual awards for theater excellence that include 142 theater artists across 30 artistic and technical categories. The awards will be presented in an online program on Monday, November 9, 2020 at 7:00PM.

A Red Orchid Theatre And Porchlight Music Theatre Team Up To Present WAR OF THE WELL( Photo A Red Orchid Theatre And Porchlight Music Theatre Team Up To Present WAR OF THE WELL(e)S
by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2020

A Red Orchid Theatre and Porchlight Music Theatre announce the collaboration WAR OF THE WELL(e)S, an audio drama adaptation of the stage play written by Porchlight Artistic Director Michael Weber and directed by A Red Orchid Ensemble Member Lawrence Grimm.

Victory Gardens Theater Presents DHABA ON DEVON AVENUE World Premiere Photo Victory Gardens Theater Presents DHABA ON DEVON AVENUE World Premiere
by BWW News Desk - Mar 4, 2020

Victory Gardens Theater continues its 45th season with the World Premiere of Dhaba on Devon Avenue by Madhuri Shekar and staged by Artistic Director Chay Yew.

Victory Gardens Theater Continues its 45th Season with the World Premiere of DHABA ON Photo Victory Gardens Theater Continues its 45th Season with the World Premiere of DHABA ON DEVON AVENUE
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2020

Victory Gardens Theater continues its 45th season with the World Premiere of Dhaba on Devon Avenue by Madhuri Shekar and directed by Artistic Director Chay Yew. Dhaba on Devon Avenue runs March 27 - April 26, 2020, with press performance on Friday, April 3, 2020 at 7:30pm at Victory Gardens Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln Avenue. Single tickets for Dhaba on Devon Avenue are on sale through the box office at 773.871.3000 or online at www.victorygardens.org.

Theatrical Sound Designers And Composers Association (TSDCA) Hold Fourth Annual Membe Photo Theatrical Sound Designers And Composers Association (TSDCA) Hold Fourth Annual Membership Meeting
by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2019

Today, the Theatrical Sound Designers and Composers Association (TSDCA) announced their fourth annual membership meeting, with events for both members as well as the general public. On June 23rd-24th, the TSDCA will hold two days of public panels and discussions regarding sound design and composition in theatre. After three years of holding the annual meeting in New York City, the TSDCA will be changing its location this year to Chicago, in order to highlight the organization's growing national membership. The events will be held at the brand new headquarters of Shure, 125 S Clark St, Chicago, IL 60603 from 11am-8pm on June 23rd, and 10:30am-8pm on June 24th.

Remy Bumppo Announces Extension For THE FATHER Photo Remy Bumppo Announces Extension For THE FATHER
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2019

Remy Bumppo Theatre Company is pleased to announce that THE FATHER will be EXTENDED by popular demand. The production will now play through March 9, 2019 at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont Avenue in Chicago. 

Victory Gardens Theater Extends RIGHTLYND Through December 30 Photo Victory Gardens Theater Extends RIGHTLYND Through December 30
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2018

Victory Gardens Theater announces the extension of the critically-acclaimed hit Rightlynd, written by Ike Holter and directed by Lisa Portes with original music by Charlie Coffeen. With six additional performances, the production now runs through December 30, 2018, at Victory Gardens Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln Avenue.

Remy Bumppo Announces Casting For THE FATHER Photo Remy Bumppo Announces Casting For THE FATHER
by BWW News Desk - Nov 26, 2018

Remy Bumppo Theatre Company is pleased to announce casting for the second show of its 2018 - 2019 season, THE FATHER, playing January 31 - March 3, 2019 at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont Avenue in Chicago.

TimeLine Announces Inaugural FIRST DRAFT Playwrights Collective Festival Photo TimeLine Announces Inaugural FIRST DRAFT Playwrights Collective Festival
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2018

TimeLine Theatre Company announces its inaugural "FIRST DRAFT: A TimeLine Playwrights Collective Festival,' the culmination of the company's latest two-year new-play incubator program offering residency to Chicago-based emerging and established writers. FIRST DRAFT will take place December 1 - 3, 2018, at TimeLine's home at 615 W. Wellington Avenue in Chicago, with free public readings of new plays by current Playwrights Collective members Tyla Abercrumbie, Will Allan, Maureen Gallagher, and Calamity West. 

BWW Review: RIGHTLYND at Victory Gardens Theater Photo BWW Review: RIGHTLYND at Victory Gardens Theater
by Rachel Weinberg - Nov 19, 2018

Ike Holter's RIGHTLYND sets into motion the central theme of the tension between political idealism and the realities that come with power in a complicated, often staid political machine.

Eclipse Theatre Company Announces 2019 Christopher Durang Season Photo Eclipse Theatre Company Announces 2019 Christopher Durang Season
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2018

Eclipse Theatre Company announces 2019 season will feature the comedic works of playwright Christopher Durang

Victory Gardens Presents The World Premiere Of RIGHTLYND By Ike Holter Photo Victory Gardens Presents The World Premiere Of RIGHTLYND By Ike Holter
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2018

Victory Gardens Theater continues its 44th season with the World Premiere of Rightlynd, written by Ike Holter and directed by Lisa Portes with original music by Charlie Coffeen. Rightlynd runs November 9 - December 23, 2018, with press performances on Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 7:30pm and Sunday, November 18, 2018 at 3:00pm at Victory Gardens Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln Avenue.

TimeLine Names Five New Company Members, Plus Additions To Board And Associate Artist Photo TimeLine Names Five New Company Members, Plus Additions To Board And Associate Artists
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2018

TimeLine Theatre Company is pleased to announce the addition of several new artists and community leaders to its ranks. Chicago artists Tyla Abercrumbie, Will Allan, Wardell Julius Clark, Charles Andrew Gardner, and Anish Jethmalani have been named Company Members at the theater, effective immediately. Additionally, the theater is welcoming JoAnne Dobrick, Anne Voshel, Richard G. Weinberg, and Nicholas Yassan to its Board of Directors, and Jared Bellot as a new Associate Artist.

Victory Gardens Presents The World Premiere Of RIGHTLYND By Ike Holter Photo Victory Gardens Presents The World Premiere Of RIGHTLYND By Ike Holter
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2018

Victory Gardens Theater continues its 44th season with the World Premiere of Rightlynd, written by Ike Holter and directed by Lisa Portes. Rightlynd runs November 9 - December 23, 2018, with press performances on Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 7:30pm and Sunday, November 18, 2018 at 3:00pm at Victory Gardens Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln Avenue.

Victory Gardens Announces Casting And Full Schedule For IGNITION Photo Victory Gardens Announces Casting And Full Schedule For IGNITION
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2018

Victory Gardens Theater Artistic Director Chay Yew, Managing Director Erica Daniels and Director of New Play Development Skyler Gray announce the lineup for the 10th Anniversary IGNITION Festival of New Plays, including Prosthesis by Robert Askins; Untitled Road Trip Play by Lauren Yee; White History by Dave Harris; How to Defend Yourself by Lily Padilla; Seeing Eye by Nick Malakhow; and The First Deep Breath by Lee Edward Colston II. The 2018 Festival runs August 3 -5, 2018 at Victory Gardens Theater, located at 2433 N Lincoln Avenue.

Victory Gardens Announces Season Casting Photo Victory Gardens Announces Season Casting
by BWW News Desk - Jul 12, 2018

Victory Gardens Theater under the direction of Artistic Director Chay Yew and Managing Director Erica Daniels, announces casting for its upcoming productions of Indecent by Paula Vogel, directed by Gary Griffin, Rightlynd by Ike Holter, directed by Lisa Portes, Pipeline by Dominique Morisseau, directed by Cheryl Lynn Bruce, and Cambodian Rock Band by Lauren Yee, directed by Marti Lyons. The cast for Miriam for President by Madhuri Shekar, directed by Chay Yew, is yet to be announced.

Rasaka And Vitalist's MERCHANT ON VENICE Opens 3/20 Photo Rasaka And Vitalist's MERCHANT ON VENICE Opens 3/20
by BWW News Desk - Mar 2, 2018

MERCHANT ON VENICE explores empathy and grace, as well as blame and internalized and externalized religious bigotry, while mixing it up with the clash/mash of South Asian culture in Los Angeles.

Rasaka And Vitalist's MERCHANT ON VENICE Opens 3/22 Photo Rasaka And Vitalist's MERCHANT ON VENICE Opens 3/22
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2018

MERCHANT ON VENICE explores empathy and grace, as well as blame and internalized and externalized religious bigotry, while mixing it up with the clash/mash of South Asian culture in Los Angeles.

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