MTC Announces Full Cast For CONTINUITYMTC Announces Full Cast For CONTINUITY
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2019

Lynne Meadow (Artistic Director) and Barry Grove (Executive Producer) are pleased to announce the complete casting for the world premiere of Continuity, the new play by Lortel and Drama Desk Award nominee Bess Wohl (Small Mouth Sounds, American Hero) and directed by Tony Award nominee Rachel Chavkin (Hadestown; Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812). The production will feature Max Baker (1984, The Explorers Club), Jasmine Batchelor (The River), Rosal Colon ('Orange is the New Black,' Between Riverside and Crazy), Curran Connor (Pidgeon, A Picture of Autumn), Garcia ('Tales of the City'), Darren Goldstein (Lillian Hellman's The Little Foxes, The Madrid), Alex Hurt (Cardinal, The Whirligig) and Megan Ketch (The Big Wedding, 'American Gothic'). (more...)

RUTHERFORD AND SON and More Join OSLO in TimeLine Theatre's 2019-20 SeasonRUTHERFORD AND SON and More Join OSLO in TimeLine Theatre's 2019-20 Season
by BWW News Desk - Apr 4, 2019

TimeLine Theatre Company, acclaimed for presenting plays that explore today's social and political issues through the lens of the past, announces its 23rd season. (more...)

Photo Flash: TimeLine Theatre Company Presents TOO HEAVY FOR YOUR POCKETPhoto Flash: TimeLine Theatre Company Presents TOO HEAVY FOR YOUR POCKET
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2019

TimeLine Theatre Company announces the cast and creative team for the Chicago premiere of Too Heavy for Your Pocket, which doubles as the Chicago debut of rising young playwright and TV writer Jireh Breon Holder, recently named one of "Tomorrow's Marquee Names, Now in the Making" by The New York Times. (more...)

Photo Flash: DYING IN BOULDER Opens At La MaMaPhoto Flash: DYING IN BOULDER Opens At La MaMa
by BWW News Desk - Mar 4, 2019

La MaMa in association with Out of the Box Theatrics presentsthe World Premiere of DYING IN BOULDER (or the perfect place to die if you have good karma) by Linda Faigao-Hall, directed by Ian Morgan (Associate Artistic Director of The New Group).  (more...)

TimeLine Theatre Presents the Chicago Premiere of TOO HEAVY FOR YOUR POCKETTimeLine Theatre Presents the Chicago Premiere of TOO HEAVY FOR YOUR POCKET
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2019

TimeLine Theatre Company announces the cast and creative team for the Chicago premiere of Too Heavy for Your Pocket, which doubles as the Chicago debut of rising young playwright and TV writer Jir h Breon Holder, recently named one of Tomorrow's Marquee Names, Now in the Making by The New York Times. (more...)

New American Drama DYING IN BOULDER Begins Performances Feb. 28New American Drama DYING IN BOULDER Begins Performances Feb. 28
by BWW News Desk - Feb 5, 2019

La MaMa in association with Out of the Box Theatrics presents the World Premiere of DYING IN BOULDER (or the perfect place to die if you have good karma) by Linda Faigao-Hall, directed by Ian Morgan (Associate Artistic Director of The New Group). Previews begin February 28, 2019 at The Downstairs at La MaMa with opening night slated for March 3. (more...)

Road Theatre Company Calls For Submissions For Its 10th Annual Summer Playwrights Festival!Road Theatre Company Calls For Submissions For Its 10th Annual Summer Playwrights Festival!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 28, 2019

THE ROAD THEATRE COMPANY and Taylor Gilbert, Founder/Artistic Director together with Sam Anderson, Artistic Director, remain committed to their meaningful mission to produce and develop New Work for the Stage. They are thrilled to announce in this, their upcoming 28th season, the tenth annual Summer Playwright's Festival (SPF10). The Road Theatre's annual Summer Playwrights Festival has been held annually since its inception in 2010. (more...)

New American Drama DYING IN BOULDER Begins Previews Feb. 28New American Drama DYING IN BOULDER Begins Previews Feb. 28
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2019

La MaMa in association with Out of the Box Theatrics presents the World Premiere of DYING IN BOULDER (or the perfect place to die if you have good karma) by Linda Faigao-Hall, directed by Ian Morgan (Associate Artistic Director of The New Group). Previews begin February 28, 2019 at The Downstairs at La MaMa with opening night slated for March 3. (more...)

TimeLine Announces Inaugural FIRST DRAFT Playwrights Collective FestivalTimeLine 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.  (more...)

Center Theatre Group Announces 2018-2019 L.A. Writers' Workshop ParticipantsCenter Theatre Group Announces 2018-2019 L.A. Writers' Workshop Participants
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2018

Center Theatre Group has selected participants for the 2018-2019 L.A. Writers' Workshop, where local playwrights are invited to spend eight months in residence at the company researching and writing new works with the feedback from artistic staff and their fellow writers. The workshop, administrated by Center Theatre Group's Artistic Department, is designed to foster new voices, inspire playwrights to create their best work, encourage bold writing and build relationships among local playwrights, Center Theatre Group and the Los Angeles theatre community. (more...)

Trap Door's NAKED Extends Thru Nov 3rdTrap Door's NAKED Extends Thru Nov 3rd
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2018

A young woman in despair returns to Rome with little more than her suitcase - and a dark secret. Vulnerable and with a past, she encounters several men who push her to edge. Luigi Pirandello and his 'Naked' heroine open up the debate about gender power dynamics amidst the powerful social and cultural mores with which the characters must contend. (more...)

The Goodman Theatre Leads the Equity Jeff Award Nominations - Check Out The Full List!The Goodman Theatre Leads the Equity Jeff Award Nominations - Check Out The Full List!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2018

The nominations have been announced for the 2018 Equity Joseph Jefferson ('Jeff') Awards. (more...)

Trap Door Announces NAKEDTrap Door Announces NAKED
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2018

The Trap Door Theatre presents Naked written by Luigi Pirandello, translated by Nina Da Vinci Nichols, directed by Kay Martinovich. (more...)

A Red Orchid Announces Complete Casting And Creative Team For SMALL MOUTH SOUNDSA Red Orchid Announces Complete Casting And Creative Team For SMALL MOUTH SOUNDS
by BWW News Desk - Aug 2, 2018

A Red Orchid Theatre presents Small Mouth Sounds by Bess Wohl, directed by Ensemble Member Shade Murray. Small Mouth Sounds runs October 18 - December 9, 2018 at A Red Orchid Theatre, 1531 N Wells in Chicago. Press performances are scheduled for Saturday, October 28 at 3:00pm and 7:30pm. (more...)

Hell In A Handbag Announces Casting For THE ARTIFICIAL JUNGLEHell In A Handbag Announces Casting For THE ARTIFICIAL JUNGLE
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2018

Hell in a Handbag Productions is pleased to announce casting for THE ARTIFICIAL JUNGLE, the final play by the legendary master of camp, Charles Ludlam. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Chicago - Week of 6/20/2018Now Playing Onstage in Chicago - Week of 6/20/2018
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2018

Upcoming Shows - Week of 6/20/2018 for Chicago (more...)

A Red Orchid Theatre Announces Casting & Tickets For VICTIMS OF DUTYA Red Orchid Theatre Announces Casting & Tickets For VICTIMS OF DUTY
by BWW News Desk - May 30, 2018

A Red Orchid Theatre presents a special summer engagement of Victims of Duty by Eugene Ionesco and directed by Shira Piven. Victims of Duty runs July 11 - August 5, 2018 at A Red Orchid Theatre, 1531 N Wells in Chicago. Press performances are scheduled for Saturday, July 14 at 3:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. (more...)

A Red Orchid Theatre Announces 2018-2019 Season; Regional Premiere of SMALL MOUTH SOUNDS and MoreA Red Orchid Theatre Announces 2018-2019 Season; Regional Premiere of SMALL MOUTH SOUNDS and More
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2018

A Red Orchid Theatre announces its 26th Season, including the Chicago premieres of Small Mouth Sounds by Bess Wohl, directed by Ensemble Member Shade Murray, and featuring Ensemble Members Jennifer Engstrom and Larry Grimm, and Fulfillment Center by Abe Koogler, directed by Jess McLeod, and featuring Ensemble Members Steve Haggard and Natalie West. The 2018-2019 Season will conclude with The Killing Game by Eugene Ionesco, directed by Ensemble Member Dado, featuring Ensemble Members Lance Baker, Mierka Girten and Doug Vickers, with design by Ensemble Member Mike Durst. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Chicago - Week of 5/20/2018Now Playing Onstage in Chicago - Week of 5/20/2018
by BWW - May 20, 2018

Upcoming Shows - Week of 5/20/2018 for Chicago (more...)

A Red Orchid Theatre to Present Spring Fundraiser At American Writers MuseumA Red Orchid Theatre to Present Spring Fundraiser At American Writers Museum
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2018

A Red Orchid Theatre's (AROT) Board of Directors, Ensemble and staff, in collaboration with the American Writers Museum, announces its 2018 Spring Fundraiser, featuring a special performance by A Red Orchid Ensemble Member Jennifer Engstrom. Guests will also receive a special presale code for Victims of Duty, starring Ensemble Members Michael Shannon and Guy Van Swearingen and directed by Shira Piven. The event will be held on Monday, May 21, 2018 at 7:00 pm at the American Writers Museum, 180 N Michigan Ave, Chicago. Tickets, priced at $100, are available by calling A Red Orchid Theatre at (312) 943-8722 or online at www.aredorchidtheatre.org. (more...)

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