Northlight Opens 44th Season With CURVE OF DEPARTURENorthlight Opens 44th Season With CURVE OF DEPARTURE
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2018

Northlight Theatre, under the direction of Artistic Director BJ Jones and Executive Director Timothy J. Evans, begins its 2018-19 season with Curve of Departure, written by Rachel Bonds?and directed by BJ Jones. Curve of Departure runs September 13 - October 21, 2018, 2018?at Northlight Theatre, 9501 Skokie Blvd in Skokie. The press opening is scheduled for Friday September 21, 2018 at 8pm. (more...)

Northlight Announces Season CastingNorthlight Announces Season Casting
by BWW News Desk - Jun 8, 2018

Northlight Theatre, under the direction of Artistic Director BJ Jones and Executive Director Timothy J. Evans, announces its 44th season, opening withCurve of Departure by Rachel Bonds and directed by BJ Jones. The season continues with the World Premiere of Mansfield Park, Kate Hamill's new adaptation of Jane Austen's classic tale of social satire, directed by Stuart Carden; followed by Christina Ham's Nina Simone: Four Women,directed by Kenneth L. Roberson; and the World Premiere of Landladies (previously titled The Janice), written by Sharyn Rothstein and directed by Jess McLeod. Closing out the season is Into the Breeches! by George Brant and directed by Jessica Thebus. (more...)

VIDEO: Director James DeVita Discusses CYRANO DE BERGERAC AT American Players TheatreVIDEO: Director James DeVita Discusses CYRANO DE BERGERAC AT American Players Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2017

Watch director James DeVita discuss CYRANO DE BERGERAC at American Players Theatre! (more...)

Review Roundup: A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE at American Players TheatreReview Roundup: A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE at American Players Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2017

A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE by Arthur Miller plays at American Players Theatre's Touchstone Theatre until October 22, and the critics are weighing in! (more...)

Review Roundup: CYRANO DE BERGERAC at American Players TheatreReview Roundup: CYRANO DE BERGERAC at American Players Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2017

CYRANO DE BERGERAC at American Players Theatre's newly renovated Hill Theatre is a timeless romance filled with wit and heart-stopping action. (more...)

Review Roundup: A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM at American Players TheatreReview Roundup: A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM at American Players Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2017

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM at American Players Theatre's newly renovated Hill Theatre brings a modern spin on this Shakespearean classic, which first played on the American Players Theatre stage thirty seven years ago. (more...)

Jackalope to Welcome Cor Theatre for Pioneer Series This Spring
by BWW News Desk - Oct 1, 2015

Jackalope Theatre Company is proud to announce that it has selected Cor Theatre for participation in The Pioneer Series. The Pioneer Series is Jackalope's continuous initiative to cultivate bold new theatre in Chicago. Through an extensive application process, Jackalope selected Cor Theatre to receive a free primetime 4-week run in The Frontier, at 1106 W Thorndale in Chicago, in the spring of 2016. (more...)

The Hypocrites Set Cast for THREE SISTERS, Beginning in April at The Den Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2015

The Hypocrites have announced casting for the final production of their 2014-15 season, Anton Chekhov's heartbreaking comedy THREE SISTERS, directed by Company Member Geoff Button*, playing April 17 - June 6, 2015 at their new home, The Den Theatre Mainstage, 1329-1333 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago. Tickets are available at ?www.the-hypocrites.com. (more...)

Jackalope to Continue Season with Christopher Shinn's FOUR; Cast & Crew Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2014

Jackalope's 7th season continues with Four, written by Christopher Shinn, directed by Nate Silver, with the full cast and production team announced below. The show runs February 19 - March 28, 2015 at Broadway Armory Park, 5917 N Broadway. Tickets are available January 1 via jackalopetheatre.org. (more...)

The Hypocrites' ALL OUR TRAGIC to Return in 2015
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2014

The return engagement is expected to feature most of the 23 original cast members. Audiences will have only 16 opportunities to enjoy ALL OUR TRAGIC in a single twelve-hour experience with 'marathon' performances on Saturdays and Sundays only (includes multiple intermissions, meal breaks with food provided and a cash bar). Tickets will go on sale Wednesday, October 1 at www.the-hypocrites.com. (more...)

Pat Whalen, Danny Martinez & More to Star in Jackalope's EXIT STRATEGY; Full Cast Announced
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2014

Jackalope has announced the full cast for its upcoming world premiere production of EXIT STRATEGY by Ike Holter, directed by founding ensemble member Gus Menary. (more...)

CMT's Dating Reality Series SWEET HOME ALABAMA Returns Tonight
by TV News Desk - Nov 15, 2013

CMT's popular dating reality series SWEET HOME ALABAMA returns for an all-new, 10-episode season beginning tonight, November 15 at 9:00 p.m., ET/PT. (more...)

CMT's Dating Reality Series SWEET HOME ALABAMA to Return 11/15
by TV News Desk - Oct 9, 2013

CMT's popular dating reality series SWEET HOME ALABAMA returns for an all-new, 10-episode season beginning Friday, November 15 at 9:00 p.m., ET/PT. (more...)

Jackalope Theatre Co. to Present LONG WAY GO DOWN at Theater on the Lake, 7/31-8/4
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2013

Jackalope Theatre Company, the Edgewater based group which cultivates theatre that manifests the adventure deeply rooted in the American mythos, has been invited to perform its acclaimed production of Long Way Go Down as part of Theater on the Lake's 61st season. Long Way Go Down, written by Zayd Dohrn and directed by Associate Artistic Director Kaiser Ahmed, will play July 31 - August 4 at Theater on the Lake, 2401 N. Lake Shore Drive in Chicago. The production features Jackalope Ensemble Members Pat Whalenand Danny Martinez, with Poloma Nozicka and Tim Miller. Tickets are $18 and available now by calling the box office at (312)742-7994. (more...)