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Chicagoland Performing Arts Venues and Producers Announce Vaccination and Mask Requir Photo Chicagoland Performing Arts Venues and Producers Announce Vaccination and Mask Requirements for Audiences
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 17, 2021

The League of Chicago Theatres shared today that a growing coalition of more than 65 performing arts venues and producers across Chicagoland have agreed upon Covid-19 Vaccination and Mask Requirements for audiences through the end of 2021.

HER HONOR JANE BYRNE Audio Play Now Available On Demand from Lookingglass Theatre Photo HER HONOR JANE BYRNE Audio Play Now Available On Demand from Lookingglass Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 15, 2021

Lookingglass Theatre Company has announced the Her Honor Jane Byrne audio play, written and directed by Lookingglass Ensemble Member and Mellon Playwright in Residence J. Nicole Brooks, is now available to listen to on demand! 

Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, March 4- with Eva Noblezada,  Christine Ebersole and Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, March 4- with Eva Noblezada, Christine Ebersole and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 4, 2021

Today (March 4) in live streaming: Eva Noblezada visits Backstage Live, a Sophisticated Ladies Reunion on Stars in the House, and more!

Stephen Colbert, David Schwimmer and More to Take Part in Lookingglass Theatre Compan Photo Stephen Colbert, David Schwimmer and More to Take Part in Lookingglass Theatre Company's 2021 Gglassquerade UnGALA
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 18, 2021

Lookingglass Theatre Company has announced their 2021 gglassquerade unGALA, a virtual event in support of the Tony Award-winning Lookingglass Theatre Company. Stay home, stay safe, stay cozy, and all the while, sustain America's most innovative ensemble-based theatre.

Announcing Additional Air Dates For Lookingglass Theatre's HER HONOR JANES BYRNE On W Photo Announcing Additional Air Dates For Lookingglass Theatre's HER HONOR JANES BYRNE On WBEZ
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 17, 2020

Due to popular demand, Lookingglass Theatre Company, in collaboration with WBEZ 91.5 Chicago, adds two new dates for the World Premiere audio play of Her Honor Jane Byrne, written and directed by Ensemble Member and Mellon Playwright in Residence J. Nicole Brooks. First heard Thanksgiving weekend to wide acclaim, Her Honor Jane Byrne will air again on Chicago's NPR news station WBEZ 91.5 FM and wbez.org on Sunday, December 27 at 8pm CST and Friday, January 1 at 11am CST.

HER HONOR JANE BYRNE Audio Play To Air On WBEZ Photo HER HONOR JANE BYRNE Audio Play To Air On WBEZ
by Stephi Wild - Nov 18, 2020

Lookingglass Theatre Company, in collaboration with WBEZ 91.5 Chicago, presents a World Premiere audio play of Her Honor Jane Byrne, written and directed by Ensemble Member and Mellon Playwright in Residence J. Nicole Brooks. Her Honor Jane Byrne will air on Chicago's NPR news station WBEZ 91.5 FM and wbez,org on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 26 from 11am-1pm CT and Saturday, November 28 from 2pm-4pm CT.

Lookingglass Announces THE SECRET PASSAGE, A New Digital Membership Photo Lookingglass Announces THE SECRET PASSAGE, A New Digital Membership
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 23, 2020

Lookingglass Theatre Company announces the new digital membership: The Secret Passage, which includes exclusive programming of enthralling stories, virtual delights and artist engagement opportunities. 

Lookingglass Theatre Company Announces One-Night Benefit Watch Party of EASTLAND: AN  Photo Lookingglass Theatre Company Announces One-Night Benefit Watch Party of EASTLAND: AN ORIGINAL MUSICAL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 7, 2020

Lookingglass Theatre Company has announced a one-night watch party of Eastland: An Original Musical Watch Party, Thursday, August 20 at 7pm (Central), a free online public fundraiser of the acclaimed production in support of Lookingglass Theatre Company.

Lookingglass Theatre Announces EASTLAND: An Original Musical‚ÄĮWatch Party, August 20 Photo Lookingglass Theatre Announces EASTLAND: An Original Musical‚ÄĮWatch Party, August 20
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 6, 2020

Lookingglass Theatre Company announces Eastland: An Original Musicala??Watch Partya??will take place on Thursday, August 20 at 7pm CT, a free online public fundraiser of the acclaimed productiona??in support of Lookingglass Theatre Company.a??a??

Lookingglass Theatre Company Announces J. Nicole Brooks Has Been Awarded an Andrew W. Photo Lookingglass Theatre Company Announces J. Nicole Brooks Has Been Awarded an Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Grant
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 24, 2020

Lookingglass Theatre Company has announced that Ensemble Member and playwright J. Nicole Brooks (Her Honor Jane Byrne) has been awarded an Andrew W. Mellon Foundation grant to support a three-year residency at Lookingglass Theatre Company through the National Playwright Residency Program (NPRP).

Regional Spotlight: How Lookingglass Theatre Company is Working Through the Global He Photo Regional Spotlight: How Lookingglass Theatre Company is Working Through the Global Health Crisis
by Stephi Wild - May 7, 2020

Today we're checking in with Lookingglass Theatre Company. We chatted with Heidi Stillman, Artistic Director of the theatre.

Lookingglass Theatre Company Announces 2020-2021 Season Photo Lookingglass Theatre Company Announces 2020-2021 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 30, 2020

Lookingglass Theatre Company has announced its complete 2020-2021 season lineup, with three shows created by Lookingglass artists. Audiences will journey alongside the adventurers, misfits and wanderers who will sail the wine-dark seas of the Aegean; explore the narrow rues of Belgium.

Lookingglass Theatre Company Welcomes New Ensemble Members and Artistic Associates Photo Lookingglass Theatre Company Welcomes New Ensemble Members and Artistic Associates
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 11, 2019

Lookingglass Theatre Company welcomes five new Ensemble Members and four new Artistic Associates into the Lookingglass family. Joining the Ensemble are Walter Briggs (Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, Moby Dick), Kasey Foster (The Steadfast Tin Soldier, 20,000 Leagues Under the Seas), circus choreographer Sylvia Hernandez-DiStasi (The Steadfast Tin Soldier, Mary Shelley's Frankenstein), Anthony Irons (The Steadfast Tin Soldier, Act(s) of God), and composer and sound designer Andre Pluess (The Steadfast Tin Soldier, Eastland). New Artistic Associates include Cordelia Dewdney (Moby Dick, Hard Times), Wendy Mateo (Big Lake Big City, Beyond Caring), costume designer Sully Ratke (Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, 20,000 Leagues Under the Seas) and Matthew C. Yee (Treasure Island, Moby Dick).

Lookingglass to Reveal Custom Wine at Benefit Photo Lookingglass to Reveal Custom Wine at Benefit
by Julie Musbach - Aug 6, 2019

Lookingglass Theatre Company announces the release of an exclusive, custom wine created in partnership with City Winery, Phantasmagoria.

Lookingglass Theatre Company Announces 2019-2020 Season; LOOKINGGLASS ALICE and More Photo Lookingglass Theatre Company Announces 2019-2020 Season; LOOKINGGLASS ALICE and More
by Julie Musbach - Mar 28, 2019

Lookingglass Theatre Company announces its complete 2019-2020 season lineup, with three shows created by Lookingglass Ensemble Members.

Photo Flash: First Look at ACT(S) OF GOD at Lookingglass Theatre Photo Photo Flash: First Look at ACT(S) OF GOD at Lookingglass Theatre
by Julie Musbach - Feb 22, 2019

Lookingglass Theatre Company presents the world premiere of Act(s) of God, by Ensemble Member Kareem Bandealy, directed by Ensemble Member Heidi Stillman. Act(s) of God runs February 13-April 7, 2019 at Lookingglass Theatre Company, located inside Chicago's historic Water Tower Water Works, 821 N. Michigan Ave. at Pearson. The press performances are February 22 and February 23 at 7:30 p.m.

Lookingglass Theatre Company Presents ACT(S) OF GOD By Ensemble Member Kareem Bandeal Photo Lookingglass Theatre Company Presents ACT(S) OF GOD By Ensemble Member Kareem Bandealy
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2019

Lookingglass Theatre Company presents the world premiere of Act(s) of God, by Ensemble Member Kareem Bandealy, directed by Ensemble Member Heidi Stillman. Act(s) of God runs February 13 April 7, 2019 at Lookingglass Theatre Company, located inside Chicago's historic Water Tower Water Works, 821 N. Michigan Ave. at Pearson. The press performances are February 22 and February 23 at 7:30 p.m.

Lookingglass Theatre Company Presents ACT(S) OF GOD By Ensemble Member Kareem Bandeal Photo Lookingglass Theatre Company Presents ACT(S) OF GOD By Ensemble Member Kareem Bandealy
by Julie Musbach - Jan 22, 2019

Lookingglass Theatre Company presents the world premiere of Act(s) of God, by Ensemble Member Kareem Bandealy, directed by Ensemble Member Heidi Stillman. Act(s) of God runs February 13 April 7, 2019 at Lookingglass Theatre Company, located inside Chicago's historic Water Tower Water Works, 821 N. Michigan Ave. at Pearson. The press performances are February 22 and February 23 at 7:30 p.m.

Lookingglass Theatre Company's Department Of Curiosity Announces 2019 Lineup Of Camps Photo Lookingglass Theatre Company's Department Of Curiosity Announces 2019 Lineup Of Camps, Calsses And Performances
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 11, 2019

Lookingglass Theatre Company's Department of Curiosity announces its 2019 lineup of camps, activities and panels. Registration for Lookingglass educational camps begins on January 16, 2019. For the most up-to-date information, visit lookingglasstheatre.org/curiosity.

Lookingglass Theatre Company Announces Formation of Department of Curiosity Photo Lookingglass Theatre Company Announces Formation of Department of Curiosity
by Julie Musbach - Dec 13, 2018

Lookingglass Theatre Company announces the formation of a Department of Curiosity, which will now house its Department of Education and Department of Community Engagement. The department will be led by Lizzie Perkins, Director of Education, and founding Ensemble Member Andrew White, Director of Community Engagement.

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