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Photo Flash: Victory Gardens Theater Presents MIES JULIEPhoto Flash: Victory Gardens Theater Presents MIES JULIE
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2018

Victory Gardens Theater†concludes its 43rd season with Mies Julie, written by Yael Farber, directed by†Dexter Bullard, and adapted from†August Strindberg's Miss Julie. Mies Julie runs May 25 - June 24, 2018, with the press performance on Friday, June 1, 2018 at 7:30pm at†Victory Gardens Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln Avenue. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2018

Victory Gardens Theater concludes its 43rd season with Mies Julie, written by Yael Farber, directed by Dexter Bullard, and adapted from August Strindberg's Miss Julie. Mies Julie runs May 25 - June 24, 2018, with the press performance today, June 1, 2018 at 7:30pm at Victory Gardens Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln Avenue. (more...)

Victory Gardens Theater Presents MIES JULIEVictory Gardens Theater Presents MIES JULIE
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2018

Victory Gardens Theater concludes its 43rd season with Mies Julie, written by Yael Farber, directed by Dexter Bullard, and adapted from August Strindberg's Miss Julie. Mies Julie runs May 25 - June 24, 2018, with the press performance on Friday, June 1, 2018 at 7:30pm at Victory Gardens Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln Avenue. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2018

Victory Gardens Theater concludes its 43rd season with Mies Julie, written by Yael Farber, directed by Dexter Bullard, and adapted from August Strindberg's Miss Julie. Mies Julie runs May 25 - June 24, 2018, with the press performance on Friday, June 1, 2018 at 7:30pm at Victory Gardens Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln Avenue. (more...)

American Blues Hosts Staged Reading for the 2014 Blue Ink Winner Douglas Post, 6/29
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2014

Producing Artistic Director Gwendolyn Whiteside of American Blues Theater is proud to announce American Blues Theater is hosting a staged reading of the 2014 Blue Ink Playwriting Award-winning play Comden Mall Community Activists, by Chicagoan Douglas Post, Sunday, June 29 at 4:30 p.m. at Greenhouse Theater Center, Upstairs Studio, 2257 N. Lincoln Ave., directed by American Blues Theater Ensemble member Heather Meyers. Admission is a suggested donation of $5 payable at the door. For more information go to americanbluestheater.com. (more...)

Best-Selling Author Malcolm Gladwell Comes to the Michigan Theater, 1/27
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2013

Bestselling author Malcolm Gladwell will comes to Ann Arbor's Michigan Theater, 603 E. Liberty St., on Monday, January 27 at 7 p.m. to read excerpts from his new book, 'David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants'; answer questions; and sign copies of the book. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Steppenwolf Theatre's HOW LONG WILL I CRY?
by BWW News Desk - Mar 5, 2013

Next on stage as part of the Steppenwolf for Young Adults' (SYA) season is the world premiere of How Long Will I Cry?: Voices of Youth Violence by Miles Harvey. How Long Will I Cry? is directed by Edward Torres as part of the citywide, season-long Now Is The Timeinitiative with Chicago Public Library and other local cultural organizations. Public performances of How Long Will I Cry? are March 2, 4, 9, 18 and 23 in Steppenwolf's Upstairs Theatre (1650 N Halsted St). How Long Will I Cry? also tours select Chicago Public Library branches and partner locations, March 11 - 16, 2013. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the production in the photos below! (more...)

Steppenwolf's HOW LONG WILL I CRY? Opens Today
by BWW News Desk - Feb 25, 2013

Next on stage as part of the Steppenwolf for Young Adults' (SYA) season is the world premiere of How Long Will I Cry?: Voices of Youth Violence by Miles Harvey. How Long Will I Cry? is directed by Edward Torres as part of the citywide, season-long Now Is The Time initiative with Chicago Public Library and other local cultural organizations. Public performances of How Long Will I Cry? are March 2, 4, 9, 18 and 23 in Steppenwolf's Upstairs Theatre (1650 N Halsted St); the press performance is on March 4 at 7:30pm; tickets for public performances are available through Audience Services (1650 N Halsted St), 312-335-1650 and steppenwolf.org. School performances are Today - Friday at 10am and are on sale now through SYA Education Assistant Lauren Sivak at 312-654-5643. (more...)

Steppenwolf's HOW LONG WILL I CRY? Begins 2/26
by BWW News Desk - Feb 18, 2013

Next on stage as part of the Steppenwolf for Young Adults' (SYA) season is the world premiere of How Long Will I Cry?: Voices of Youth Violence by Miles Harvey. How Long Will I Cry? is directed by Edward Torres as part of the citywide, season-long Now Is The Time initiative with Chicago Public Library and other local cultural organizations. Public performances of How Long Will I Cry? are March 2, 4, 9, 18 and 23 in Steppenwolf's Upstairs Theatre (1650 N Halsted St); the press performance is on March 4 at 7:30pm; tickets for public performances are available through Audience Services (1650 N Halsted St), 312-335-1650 and steppenwolf.org. School performances are Tuesday - Friday at 10am and are on sale now through SYA Education Assistant Lauren Sivak at 312-654-5643. (more...)

Steppenwolf's HOW LONG WILL I CRY? Opens 2/26
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2013

Next on stage as part of the Steppenwolf for Young Adults' (SYA) season is the world premiere of How Long Will I Cry?: Voices of Youth Violence by Miles Harvey. How Long Will I Cry? is directed by Edward Torres as part of the citywide, season-long Now Is The Time initiative with Chicago Public Library and other local cultural organizations. Public performances of How Long Will I Cry? are March 2, 4, 9, 18 and 23 in Steppenwolf's Upstairs Theatre (1650 N Halsted St); the press performance is on March 4 at 7:30pm; tickets for public performances are available through Audience Services (1650 N Halsted St), 312-335-1650 and steppenwolf.org. School performances are Tuesday - Friday at 10am and are on sale now through SYA Education Assistant Lauren Sivak at 312-654-5643. (more...)

Steppenwolf's HOW LONG WILL I CRY? Begins 2/26
by BWW News Desk - Nov 27, 2012

Steppenwolf for Young Adults' 2012/13 season continues with How Long Will I Cry?: Voices of Youth Violence by Miles Harvey, directed by Edward Torres, with artistic consulting by Kelli Simpkins in Steppenwolf's Upstairs Theatre (1650 N Halsted St). Presented as part of the citywide Now Is The Time initiative, How Long Will I Cry? features Charles Gardner, Tara Mallen, J. Salome Martinez, Jr., Shannon Matesky, Jesse David Perez, Gabriel Ruiz, Mark Smith, Mark Ulrich and Celeste Williams. How Long Will I Cry? runs February 26 - March 9, 2013; the press performance is on March 4 at 7:30pm. Performances Tuesday through Friday are reserved for school groups only; public performances are scheduled on March 2, 4 and 9. Single tickets and tickets for school groups are currently on sale. Following the run at Steppenwolf, How Long Will I Cry? will tour to seven Chicago Public Library branches with free workshops for the public to follow each performance; visit steppenwolf.org for the schedule and locations. (more...)

Victory Gardens Presents TREE, Closes 5/1
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2011

Victory Gardens continues its 2010/11 Season with the Chicago Premiere of Julie Herbert's Tree directed by Andrea J. Dymond. Tree runs April 1 - May 1, 2011 at the Victory Gardens Biograph Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln Avenue in Lincoln Park. The Opening is Monday, April 11, at 7:30pm. (more...)

Victory Gardens Presents TREE, 4/1-5/1
by BWW News Desk - Apr 1, 2011

Victory Gardens continues its 2010/11 Season with the Chicago Premiere of Julie Herbert's Tree directed by Andrea J. Dymond. Tree runs April 1 - May 1, 2011 at the Victory Gardens Biograph Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln Avenue in Lincoln Park. The Opening is Monday, April 11, at 7:30pm. (more...)

Victory Gardens Presents TREE, 4/1-5/1
by BWW News Desk - Apr 1, 2011

Victory Gardens continues its 2010/11 Season with the Chicago Premiere of Julie Herbert's Tree directed by Andrea J. Dymond. Tree runs April 1 - May 1, 2011 at the Victory Gardens Biograph Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln Avenue in Lincoln Park. The Opening is Monday, April 11, at 7:30pm. (more...)

Victory Gardens Presents TREE, 4/1-5/1
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2011

Victory Gardens continues its 2010/11 Season with the Chicago Premiere of Julie Herbert's Tree directed by Andrea J. Dymond. Tree runs April 1 - May 1, 2011 at the Victory Gardens Biograph Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln Avenue in Lincoln Park. The Opening is Monday, April 11, at 7:30pm. (more...)

Victory Gardens Presents TREE, 4/1-5/1
by BWW News Desk - Mar 16, 2011

Victory Gardens continues its 2010/11 Season with the Chicago Premiere of Julie Herbert's Tree directed by Andrea J. Dymond. Tree runs April 1 - May 1, 2011 at the Victory Gardens Biograph Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln Avenue in Lincoln Park. The Opening is Monday, April 11, at 7:30pm. (more...)

Steppenwolf for Young Adults Presents 'Harriet Jacobs'
by BWW News Desk - Dec 29, 2007

Steppenwolf Theatre Company continues its Steppenwolf for Young Adults 2007-2008 Season with the world premiere of Harriet Jacobs by Lydia R. Diamond and directed by Hallie Gordon. (more...)