Tanne Foundation Announces 2016 Awards
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2016

Seven outstanding artists from across the country have received Tanne Foundation Awards for 2016.  Now in its eighteenth year, the foundation is pleased to make this announcement as a means of underscoring the importance of its mission to support individual artists with unrestricted funding. The awards, totaling $55,000, honor seven artists in recognition of their artistic achievements as well as one artist-run organization which has presented exceptional work for over 39 years.   (more...)

Cor Theatre Brings LOVE & HUMAN REMAINS Back to Chicago Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jun 4, 2015

Chicago's summer theater season promises to heat up considerably when Brad Fraser's ground-breaking play, Love and Human Remains, a bawdy, carnal, modern day tale of Chicago thirtysomethings on the hunt for love, sex and acceptance while a serial killer is in their midst, returns to Chicago after a 20+ year absence in a daring new production from Cor Theatre, directed by Ernie Nolan. (more...)

Cor Theatre to Bring LOVE & HUMAN REMAINS Back to Chicago This Summer
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2015

Chicago's summer theater season promises to heat up considerably when Brad Fraser's ground-breaking play, Love and Human Remains, a bawdy, carnal, modern day tale of Chicago thirtysomethings on the hunt for love, sex and acceptance while a serial killer is in their midst, returns to Chicago after a 20+ year absence in a daring new production from Cor Theatre, directed by Ernie Nolan. (more...)

Photo Flash: LiveWire Chicago's PARTNERS, Now Playing Through 7/20
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2014

LiveWire Chicago Theatre continues its 2013-14 Season with the Chicago premiere of PARTNERS, an intimate and humorous exploration of modern relationships in all their various forms, directed by Kendra Miller, playing through July 20, 2014 at The Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago's Wicker Park neighborhood. Tickets for PARTNERS are available at www.livewirechicago.com or by calling (312) 533-4666. Check out a first look below! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at LiveWire Chicago's PARTNERS, Opening Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2014

LiveWire Chicago Theatre continues its 2013-14 Season with the Chicago premiere of pizz PARTNERS, an intimate and humorous exploration of modern relationships in all their various forms, directed by Kendra Miller, playing June 21 - July 20, 2014 at The Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago's Wicker Park neighborhood. The press performance is tonight, June 23 at 7:30 pm. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

LiveWire Theatre Presents PARTNERS at Den Theatre, Now thru 7/20
by BWW News Desk - Jun 21, 2014

LiveWire Chicago Theatre continues its 2013-14 Season with the Chicago premiere of Dorothy Fortenberry's PARTNERS, an intimate and humorous exploration of modern relationships in all their various forms, directed by Kendra Miller, playing tonight, June 21 - July 20, 2014 at The Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago's Wicker Park neighborhood. (more...)

LiveWire Theatre to Present PARTNERS at Den Theatre, 6/21-7/20
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2014

LiveWire Chicago Theatre continues its 2013-14 Season with the Chicago premiere of Dorothy Fortenberry's PARTNERS, an intimate and humorous exploration of modern relationships in all their various forms, directed by Kendra Miller, playing June 21 - July 20, 2014 at The Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago's Wicker Park neighborhood. Tickets for PARTNERS are available at www.livewirechicago.com or by calling (312) 533-4666. The press performance is Monday, June 23 at 7:30 pm. (more...)

LiveWire Chicago Theatre to Present at DCASE Storefront Theater, 2/9-3/16
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2014

LiveWire Chicago Theatre, in association with the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events, kicks off its 2013-14 season with the Chicago premiere of the decidedly 21st century comedy ASSISTANCE, by Leslye Headland, directed by LiveWire Executive Director Joshua Aaron Weinstein, playing February 9 - March 16, 2014 at The DCASE Storefront Theater, 66 E. Randolph St. in Chicago. The production features Brian Crawford, Krista D'Agostino*, Lauren Fisher, David Seeber, John Taflan* and Hilary Williams*. Tickets for ASSISTANCE are available at nickandnora.brownpapertickets.com or by calling (312) 533-4666. The press performance is Friday, February 14 at 7:30 pm. (more...)

LiveWire Chicago to Present ASSISTANCE, 2/9-3/16 at DCASE Storefront Theater
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2013

LiveWire Chicago Theatre, in association with the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events, kicks off its 2013-14 season with the Chicago premiere of the decidedly 21st century comedy ASSISTANCE, by Leslye Headland, directed by LiveWire Executive Director Joshua Aaron Weinstein, playing February 9 - March 16, 2014 at The DCASE Storefront Theater, 66 E. Randolph St. in Chicago. The production features Brian Crawford, Krista D'Agostino*, Lauren Fisher, David Seeber, John Taflan* and Hilary Williams*. Tickets for ASSISTANCE are available at nickandnora.brownpapertickets.com or by calling (312) 533-4666. The press performance is Friday, February 14 at 7:30 pm. (more...)

Tosha Fowler Named New Associate Artistic Director of Mary-Arrchie Theatre Company
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2013

Mary-Arrchie Theatre Company, entering its 28th season, announces major changes to its company and infrastructure. Carlo Lorenzo Garcia, who served as the industrious Producing Director since 2008, has relinquished his duties to pursue other personal endeavors but is to remain a company member and consultant. Mary-Arrchie is proud to name Tosha Fowler as Associate Artistic Director. (more...)

BWW Reviews: HAIR Needs a Trim
by Jimmy Ferraro - Apr 6, 2013

The 2013 national tour company of 'HAIR' is filled with a talent cast and an exceptional ensemble. It is a non-stop succession of vignettes and monologues, combined with an extraordinary amount of dance, exquisitely choreographed by Karole Armitage, with innovative scene direction by Diane Paulus. (more...)


by Jeff Davis - Aug 28, 2012

With their new show FULLY CHARGED, which just completed a successful run in Austin, Ringling Bros puts on a dazzling, crowd-pleasing, old-fashioned spectacle. (more...)

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Return to Erwin Center 8/22-26
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2012

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey® will bring a surge of circus entertainment to the Frank Erwin Center August 22-26 with their all new show, Fully ChargedSM! Megawatts of thrills will explode off the arena floor as Children Of All Ages are energized by breathtaking daredevilry, superhuman stunts and never before-seen performances. (more...)

Around the Broadway World: Regional Highlights for the Week of 8/20
by BWW Special Coverage - Aug 24, 2012

At BroadwayWorld we pride ourselves in showcasing theater content from all corners of the globe. Our regional contributors do an amazing job each day of bringing you the latest theater news in their cities and countries and to acknowledge this, we launched a new weekly column called 'Around BWW: Regional Highlights of the Week'. Read on for our most-read features, interviews, breaking news and more for the week of August 20! (more...)

BWW Interviews: Ringmaster Brian Crawford Scott Tells All About FULLY CHARGED
by Jeff Davis - Aug 23, 2012

BroadwayWorld recently had a chance to chat with Brian Crawford Scott, the Ringmaster of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey's new show, FULLY CHARGED. Brian Crawford Scott is the 36th Ringmaster in Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey's illustrious 141-year history. Here Mr. Scott tells us what it's like to work for the Greatest Show on Earth. (more...)

BWW Interview: Ringmaster Brian Crawford Scott Tells All About FULLY CHARGED
by Jeff Davis - Aug 23, 2012

BroadwayWorld recently had a chance to chat with Brian Crawford Scott, the Ringmaster of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey's new show, FULLY CHARGED. Brian Crawford Scott is the 36th Ringmaster in Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey's illustrious 141-year history. Here Mr. Scott tells us what it's like to work for the Greatest Show on Earth. (more...)

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Return to Erwin Center Now thru 8/26
by Jeff Davis - Aug 22, 2012

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey bring a surge of circus entertainment to the Frank Erwin Center today, August 22 through August 26 with their all new show, Fully ChargedSM! Megawatts of thrills will explode off the arena floor as Children Of All Ages are energized by breathtaking daredevilry, superhuman stunts and never before-seen performances. (more...)

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Return to Erwin Center 8/22-26
by Jeffrey Davis - Jul 15, 2012

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey® will bring a surge of circus entertainment to the Frank Erwin Center August 22-26 with their all new show, Fully ChargedSM! Megawatts of thrills will explode off the arena floor as Children Of All Ages are energized by breathtaking daredevilry, superhuman stunts and never before-seen performances. (more...)

Dog & Pony Theatre Company to Present THE DINNER PARTY PROJECT and THE WHOLE WORLD IS WATCHING
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2012

Dog & Pony Theatre Company announces its two latest works: THE DINNER PARTY PROJECT, a one-night only performance April 17 at Ada Street restaurant that incorporates a three-course meal from celebrated chef Michael Kornick of DMK Burger Bar and Fish Bar; and THE WHOLE WORLD IS WATCHING, a world premiere play with music that offers a look at the Democratic National Convention of 1968 in Chicago May 4-June 9 at the Victory Gardens Biograph Theater. (more...)

The Theatre School at DePaul Univ Presents FAUSTUS
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2011

The Theatre School at DePaul University's New Directors Series Presents: Krissy Vanderwarker's FAUSTUS by Christopher Marlow Adaptation by Rupert Gould & Ben Power Comes to Life for a New Director. (more...)

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