Pride Films and Plays Announces Full Cast for Harvey Fierstein's CASA VALENTINAPride Films and Plays Announces Full Cast for Harvey Fierstein's CASA VALENTINA
by Sarah Hookey - May 15, 2019

Full casting has been announced for Pride Films and Plays' Chicago Premiere of CASA VALENTINA, by Harvey Fierstein, one of the giants of gay writing and stagecraft of our time. CASA VALENTINA, which premiered on Broadway in 2014, was nominated for that season's Tony Award® for Best Play. Pride Films and Plays Artistic Associate Michael D. Graham will direct. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Hell In A Handbag's THE GOLDEN GIRLS: The Lost Episodes, Vol. 3Photo Flash: First Look at Hell In A Handbag's THE GOLDEN GIRLS: The Lost Episodes, Vol. 3
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2019

Chicago's geriatric "Fab Four" return in Hell in a Handbag Productions' THE GOLDEN GIRLS: The Lost Episodes - Vol. 3! Join Dorothy, Rose, Blanche, Sophia and their whacky friends and relatives for all new adventures. Written by Artistic Director David Cerda and ensemble member David Lipschutz*, and directed by Miles Brindley, the latest installment of Handbag's hit sitcom parody will play April 25 - August 31, 2019 at Mary's Attic, 5400 N. Clark St. in Chicago's Andersonville neighborhood. Tickets are currently available at www.handbagproductions.org or by calling or by calling (800) 838-3006. The press opening is Saturday, April 27 at 7:30 pm. (more...)

Hell In A Handbag Presents THE GOLDEN GIRLS: The Lost Episodes, Vol. 3Hell In A Handbag Presents THE GOLDEN GIRLS: The Lost Episodes, Vol. 3
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2019

Chicago's geriatric "Fab Four" return in Hell in a Handbag Productions' THE GOLDEN GIRLS: The Lost Episodes - Vol. 3! Join Dorothy, Rose, Blanche, Sophia and their whacky friends and relatives for all new adventures. (more...)

Hell In A Handbag's THE GOLDEN GIRLS: The Lost Episodes - The Valentine Edition Extends Through March 30Hell In A Handbag's THE GOLDEN GIRLS: The Lost Episodes - The Valentine Edition Extends Through March 30
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2019

Hell in a Handbag Productions is pleased to announce three added weeks of performances of its hit parody THE GOLDEN GIRLS: The Lost Episodes - The Valentine Edition, extending through March 30, 2019 at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont Ave. in Chicago. Tickets for all performances are currently available at www.handbagproductions.org or www.stage773.com, or by calling (773) 327-5252. (more...)

Photo Flash: Hell In A Handbag's THE GOLDEN GIRLS Presents The Lost Episodes - The Valentine EditionPhoto Flash: Hell In A Handbag's THE GOLDEN GIRLS Presents The Lost Episodes - The Valentine Edition
by BWW News Desk - Feb 11, 2019

Chicago's favorite drag seniors start 2019 with LOVE in Hell in a Handbag Productions' beloved parody THE GOLDEN GIRLS: The Lost Episodes - The Valentine Edition, written by Artistic Director David Cerda and directed by Jon Martinez. (more...)

Hell In A Handbag's THE GOLDEN GIRLS Announce THE LOST EPISODES - THE VALENTINE EDITIONHell In A Handbag's THE GOLDEN GIRLS Announce THE LOST EPISODES - THE VALENTINE EDITION
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2019

Chicago's favorite drag seniors start 2019 with LOVE in Hell in a Handbag Productions' beloved parody THE GOLDEN GIRLS: The Lost Episodes - The Valentine Edition, written by Artistic Director David Cerda and directed by Jon Martinez. Dorothy, Blanche, Sophia and Rose return February 8 - March 10, 2019 at Stage 773, (more...)

Hell In A Handbag's THE GOLDEN GIRLS Announce THE LOST EPISODES - THE VALENTINE EDITIONHell In A Handbag's THE GOLDEN GIRLS Announce THE LOST EPISODES - THE VALENTINE EDITION
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2019

Chicago's favorite drag seniors start 2019 with LOVE in Hell in a Handbag Productions' beloved parody THE GOLDEN GIRLS: The Lost Episodes - The Valentine Edition, written by Artistic Director David Cerda and directed by Jon Martinez. Dorothy, Blanche, Sophia and Rose return February 8 - March 10, 2019 at Stage 773, (more...)

GayCo Takes Hold of the Heteronormative Suburbs in LOVE IS LOVE IS LOVE HANDLES
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2017

GayCo is back in the northwest burbs with their over-the-(muffin)-top sketch comedy revue for the LGBT-etc community, featuring a mix of the funniest scenes from their 20 year history and providing you all the love and laughs you can handle. (more...)

CNTRL + ALT-RIGHT + DELETE Plays To Sold Out Audiences Of Precious Little Snowflakes
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2017

There can only be one reason for this unseasonably warm Friday -- Our country is going to Hell in a Handbasket!  Come join us tonight at Second City so we can milk all of those liberal tears and laughs out of ya and sell them to Alabama. CNTRL + ALT-RIGHT + DELETE has sold out for the past two weeks so please get your tickets now! (more...)

GayCo to Return with New Show CNTRL + ALT-RIGHT + DELETE
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2017

In a world run by a man with skin as orange as a hazmat suit, and a sidekick as terrifying as a broken condom, GayCo has managed to dismantle the alt-right movement in 3 simple keystrokes: CNTRL + ALT-RIGHT + DELETE. GayCo is back with a brand new show to take down the alt-right movement in a battle of sass, wit and sexual innuendos. So make like Jehovah and be a witness to our latest revue! (more...)

GayCo Productions presents CNTRL+ALT-RIGHT+DELETE
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

In a world run by a man with tiny, quick thumbs, and a sidekick as terrifying as a broken condom, GayCo has managed to dismantle the alt-right movement in 3 simple keystrokes:  CNTRL + ALT-RIGHT + DELETE. GayCo is back with a brand new show to take down the alt-right movement in a battle of sass, wit and sexual innuendos. So make like Jehovah and be a witness to their latest revue! (more...)

Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of DM Playhouse's FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, Opening Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2013

The Des Moines Community Playhouse presents 'Fiddler on the Roof,' tonight, September 6-29, 2013. Meet the cast in the photos below! (more...)

Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of DM Playhouse's FIDDLER ON THE ROOF
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2013

The Des Moines Community Playhouse presents 'Fiddler on the Roof,' September 6-29, 2013. Meet the cast in the photos below! (more...)

Des Moines Community Playhouse to Present FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, 9/6-29
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2013

The Des Moines Community Playhouse presents 'Fiddler on the Roof,' Sept. 6-29. Tickets may be purchased online at dmplayhouse.com, by phone at 515-277-6261, and at the Playhouse ticket office, 831 42nd St. 'Fiddler on the Roof' is sponsored by Principal Financial Group. (more...)

Des Moines Community Playhouse to Present LEGALLY BLONDE THE MUSICAL, 7/12-8/4
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2013

The Des Moines Community Playhouse presents 'Legally Blonde The Musical,' July 12-Aug. 4. Tickets may be purchased online at dmplayhouse.com, by phone at 515-277-6261, and at the Playhouse ticket office, 831 42nd St.. (more...)

Des Moines Community Playhouse Presents LEGALLY BLONDE THE MUSICAL, Now thru 8/4
by BWW News Desk - Jul 12, 2013

The Des Moines Community Playhouse presents 'Legally Blonde The Musical,' tonight, July 12-Aug. 4. Tickets may be purchased online at dmplayhouse.com, by phone at 515-277-6261, and at the Playhouse ticket office, 831 42nd St.. (more...)

Des Moines Community Playhouse to Present LEGALLY BLONDE THE MUSICAL, 7/12-8/4
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2013

The Des Moines Community Playhouse presents 'Legally Blonde The Musical,' July 12-Aug. 4. Tickets may be purchased online at dmplayhouse.com, by phone at 515-277-6261, and at the Playhouse ticket office, 831 42nd St.. (more...)

DM Playhouse Presents THE WIZARD OF OZ, Now thru 12/30
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2012

The Des Moines Community Playhouse presents the family holiday classic, 'The Wizard of Oz,' tonight, Dec. 7-30. Tickets may be purchased online at dmplayhouse.com, by phone at 515-277-6261, and at the Playhouse ticket office, 831 42nd St. (more...)

DM Playhouse Presents THE WIZARD OF OZ, 12/7-30
by BWW News Desk - Nov 26, 2012

The Des Moines Community Playhouse presents the family holiday classic, 'The Wizard of Oz,' Dec. 7-30. Tickets may be purchased online at dmplayhouse.com, by phone at 515-277-6261, and at the Playhouse ticket office, 831 42nd St. (more...)