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Bio:
Bob Knuth (Scenic Designer/Graphic Designer/Art Director) has been nominated for 15 JEFF Awards and received two for Best Set Design for his work at Circle Theatre in Oak Park, where he was resident scenic/graphic designer for 10 years. At Circle Bob directed & designed The Ritz, A Little Night ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Bob Knuth (Scenic Designer/Graphic Designer/Art Director) has been nominated for 15 JEFF Awards and received two for Best Set Design for his work at Circle Theatre in Oak Park, where he was resident scenic/graphic designer for 10 years. At Circle Bob directed & designed The Ritz, A Little Night ... (read complete bio)
BWW Review: THE SECOND CITY'S AMERICA; IT'S COMPLICATED! at The Kennedy Center Photo BWW Review: THE SECOND CITY'S AMERICA; IT'S COMPLICATED! at The Kennedy Center
by Rachael Goldberg - Jun 23, 2019

The Second City, known for both its poignant comedy and its incredible alumni list, knows it's difficult to wrap your mind around the world we live in today, let alone navigate it. Their latest residency at The Kennedy Center, aptly titled 'America; It's Complicated!', is the perfect response. Smartly written, deftly performed, 'America; It's Complicated!' somehow manages to both alleviate the stress of living in America today while also providing insightful commentary on it.

Photo Flash: NightBlue Performing Arts presents BULLETS OVER BROADWAY Photo Photo Flash: NightBlue Performing Arts presents BULLETS OVER BROADWAY
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2017

NightBlue Performing Arts's production of Woody Allen's stage musical based on his Academy Award-winning film a hilarious and high stepping homage to both the gangster films and movie musicals of the 1930's - opened to press on Monday, September 11. The production will run through Sunday, October 8 at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont Ave., Chicago.

Casting Announced for NightBlue's BULLETS OVER BROADWAY Photo Casting Announced for NightBlue's BULLETS OVER BROADWAY
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2017

Woody Allen's stage musical based on his Academy Award-winning film - a hilarious and high stepping homage to both the gangster films and movie musicals of the 1930's - will be staged for the first time by a Chicago company when NightBlue Performing Arts opens its production of the musical on Monday, September 11, following previews from Friday, September 8 through Sunday, September 10.  Press opening is Monday, September 11 at 7:30 pm. BULLETS OVER BROADWAY will run through Sunday, October 8 at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont Ave., Chicago.

Disney's TARZAN Gets Chicago Premiere This Spring
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2017

To celebrate its 10th Anniversary, NightBlue Performing Arts Company opens its 2017 season with the Chicago premiere of 'Disney's TARZAN: The Broadway Musical' at Stage773, 1225 W. Belmont.

Second City Design Team Named Merit Winner in HOW International Design Awards
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

The Course Catalog for The Second City Training Centers was chosen as a Merit winner out of 292 award-winning designs, from more than 1,000 entries total, in the most recent HOW International Design Awards. This prestigious competition sponsored by HOW Magazinerecognizes excellence on a global scale-and every year honors entries from all over the world.

The Second City Announces 'Creative Collective' Braintrust as Artistic Director
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2016

Andrew Alexander, CEO/Executive Producer of The Second City Inc., has announced the creation of The Second City Creative Collective. This braintrust will function as the Artistic Director of the company and will be composed of eight current Second City talent and alumni.

BWW Reviews: SOUL BROTHER, WHERE ART THOU? at The Second City e.t.c.
by M. William Panek - Apr 24, 2015

Perfectly executed evening of laughs, tears, and outcry makes SOUL BROTHER Second City e.t.c.'s best work in years.

BWW Reviews: Two Snaps for Mercury's THE ADDAMS FAMILY
by Misha Davenport - Feb 10, 2015

Mercury Theater hits it out of the park with the kooky, funny and touching 'The Addams Family -The Musical'

Circle Theatre To Present PIPPIN: A BOLLYWOOD SPECTACULAR, Opens 11/14!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 22, 2012

Meshing Bollywood's bursting colors and rich style with Artistic Director Kevin Bellie's inventive choreography, Stephen Schwartz's classic Pippin explodes on the Circle scene in a brand-new light. PIPPIN has Music & Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz and Book by Roger O. Hirson.

PIPPIN: A Bollywood Spectacular? Why, yes. Yes, it is.
by Paul W. Thompson - Nov 25, 2012

For consistency and boldness of artistic vision, or (more accurately) for auteur singularity of mind in application of a specific lens to the artistic work of another, one need look no further than to Oak Park, Illinois, and the Circle Theatre production of "Pippin," playing now through December 23, 2012 at the Madison Street Theatre.

'The Showtune Mosh Pit' for November 14th, 2012
by Paul W. Thompson - Nov 14, 2012

The latest in unauthorized gossip and buzz from the heart of Chicago's showtune video bars, and musical theater news from Chicago to Broadway. Two national tours land here simultaneously, 'Pippin' goes to India, plus openings at Court Theatre, Marriott Theatre and Drury Lane Theatre, Theo Ubique goes rep again, and more, including the 'Mormon' cast!

Circle Theatre Opens PIPPIN: A BOLLYWOOD SPECTACULAR Tonight, 11/14
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2012

Meshing Bollywood's bursting colors and rich style with Artistic Director Kevin Bellie's inventive choreography, Stephen Schwartz's classic Pippin explodes on the Circle scene in a brand-new light. PIPPIN has Music & Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz and Book by Roger O. Hirson.

Photo Flash: First Look at Circle Theatre's PIPPIN: A BOLLYWOOD SPECTACULAR
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2012

Meshing Bollywood's bursting colors and rich style with Artistic Director Kevin Bellie's inventive choreography, Stephen Schwartz's Pippin explodes on the Circle scene in a brand-new light. Pippin has music & lyrics by Stephen Schwartz and a book by Roger O. Hirson.

Circle Theatre To Present PIPPIN: A BOLLYWOOD SPECTACULAR, Opens 11/14!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2012

Meshing Bollywood's bursting colors and rich style with Artistic Director Kevin Bellie's inventive choreography, Stephen Schwartz's classic Pippin explodes on the Circle scene in a brand-new light. PIPPIN has Music & Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz and Book by Roger O. Hirson.

Circle Theatre To Present PIPPIN: A BOLLYWOOD SPECTACULAR, Opens 11/14!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2012

Meshing Bollywood's bursting colors and rich style with Artistic Director Kevin Bellie's inventive choreography, Stephen Schwartz's classic Pippin explodes on the Circle scene in a brand-new light. PIPPIN has Music & Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz and Book by Roger O. Hirson.

Circle Theatre Presents MARVIN'S ROOM, 8/22-9/30
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2012

Circle Theatre presents Marvin's Room, directed by Mary Redmon. Marvin's Room, the touching drama of family and faith by Scott McPherson, will be presented in Circle's intimate studio space, August 22 through September 30, 2012.

Circle Theatre Presents MARVIN'S ROOM, Now thru 9/30
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2012

Circle Theatre presents Marvin's Room, directed by Mary Redmon. Marvin's Room, the touching drama of family and faith by Scott McPherson, will be presented in Circle's intimate studio space, tonight, August 22 through September 30, 2012.

Circle Theatre Presents MARVIN'S ROOM, 8/22-9/30
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2012

Circle Theatre presents Marvin's Room, directed by Mary Redmon. Marvin's Room, the touching drama of family and faith by Scott McPherson, will be presented in Circle's intimate studio space, August 22 through September 30, 2012.

Photo Flash: First Look at Circle Theatre's REEFER MADNESS, Opening Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2012

Circle Theatre presents REEFER MADNESS, directed by Matthew Gunnels, opening tonight, July 18, through August 26, 2012. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the production photos below.

Photo Flash: Circle Theatre's WHEN THE RAIN STOPS FALLING Opening Night
by BWW News Desk - May 3, 2012

Circle Theatre recently opened the Chicago Premiere of Time Magazine's Best New Play of 2010, When the Rain Stops Falling. See below for photos of the opening night party!

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