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1st Stage Announces New Commission Of Solo Work From Brilliant Playwrights And Creat Photo 1st Stage Announces New Commission Of Solo Work From Brilliant Playwrights And Creators 
by BWW News Desk - Sep 24, 2020

During this uncertain time for the nation and the arts community, 1st Stage remains committed to creating diverse, modern work by leading playwrights and performers. Despite the prolonged theatre closure necessitated by the COVID-19 pandemic, the company delights in bringing you the same quality of beautiful, emotional, relatable stories that you could have otherwise seen on our stage.

Collaboraction Presents WE STILL DREAM: THE 5th ANNUAL PEACEBOOK AND UTOPIAN BALL Photo Collaboraction Presents WE STILL DREAM: THE 5th ANNUAL PEACEBOOK AND UTOPIAN BALL
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020

Collaboraction, Chicago's theater for social change, has announced We Still Dream: The 5th Annual Peacebook and Utopian Ball, a merger of the company's annual fall live performance festival and gala into a into a unique one-month virtual campaign, October 17 to November 14, 2020.

Pivot Arts Fest Announces Expanded World Premiere Lineup Photo Pivot Arts Fest Announces Expanded World Premiere Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2019

Pivot Arts, which celebrates innovative, multidisciplinary performance, has expanded the lineup for its seventh annual Pivot Arts Festival, including five world premieres by playwright/director Seth Bockley, BraveSoul Movement, Chicago Fringe Opera, choreographers Ayako Kato and Erin Kilmurray, musician/actor Ahmed Moneka making his U.S. debut and more. The Festival runs May 31-June 9 at various locations in Chicago's Uptown and Edgewater neighborhoods.

200+ Artists Unite For Collaboraction's PEACEBOOK Finale Photo 200+ Artists Unite For Collaboraction's PEACEBOOK Finale
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2018

Collaboraction will reunite 200+ Chicago artists involved in the creation of this year's third annual PEACEBOOK Festival for a one-day-only, marathon celebration showcase of more than 20 world premiere short works about peace Sunday, October 7 at The Chop Shop, 2033 W. North Avenue in Bucktown. 

PEACEBOOK To Premiere 8 More Short Works Envisioning A More Peaceful Chicago Photo PEACEBOOK To Premiere 8 More Short Works Envisioning A More Peaceful Chicago
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2018

Presented by Collaboraction, Chicago's social issue-driven contemporary theater, PEACEBOOK is a free, city-wide festival of theater, dance, music, visual art and spoken word that travels to three Chicago Parks over three consecutive weekends in September, all focused on cultivating peace in Chicago.

Chicago Latinx Actors Announced For Festival Of New Latinx Works Photo Chicago Latinx Actors Announced For Festival Of New Latinx Works
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2018

The Latinx Theatre Commons (LTC) proudly announces the Chicago actors performing the readings at the 2018 LTC Carnaval of New Latinx Work (Carnaval 2018: ConeXion!). Carnaval 2018: ConeXion! features readings of six new Latinx plays paired with Latinx directors, actors, designers and dramaturgs at The Theatre School at DePaul University, 2350 N. Racine, Chicago, 19-21 July 2018. Readings are free and open to the public, and tickets can be requested at www.LatinxTheatreCommons.com.

Desi Moreno-Penson's OMINOUS MEN Gets Staged Reading in NYC This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2016

There will be a one-night only staged reading of OMINOUS MEN, a new, full-length play by Latina playwright Desi Moreno-Penson.

Desi Moreno-Penson's OMINOUS MEN Gets Staged Reading in NYC This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2016

There will be a one-night only staged reading of OMINOUS MEN, a new, full-length play by Latina playwright Desi Moreno-Penson.

Photo Flash: First Look at Steppenwolf for Young Adults' THE COMPASS
by BWW News Desk - Feb 26, 2016

Rehearsals are underway for Steppenwolf for Young Adults' (SYA) world premiere production of THE COMPASS devised and directed by Michael Rohd. At the center of THE COMPASS is a trial determining the fate of a teenager who uses a fictional app called 'Compass' to make a life-altering decision. Exploring the intersection of technology and decision-making, every performance will end differently, depending on what the audience decides. THE COMPASS runs now through March 12, 2016 in the Downstairs Theatre; the press performance is today, February 27 at 3pm. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast onstage below!

Steppenwolf for Young Adults to Stage World Premiere of THE COMPASS
by BWW News Desk - Feb 24, 2016

Rehearsals are underway for Steppenwolf for Young Adults' (SYA) world premiere production of THE COMPASS devised and directed by Michael Rohd.

Steppenwolf for Young Adults to Stage World Premiere of THE COMPASS
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2016

Rehearsals are underway for Steppenwolf for Young Adults' (SYA) world premiere production of THE COMPASS devised and directed by Michael Rohd.

Annual Fillet of Solo Festival Set for Lifeline Theatre This Month
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2016

Lifeline Theatre Artistic Director Dorothy Milne and former Live Bait Theater Artistic Director Sharon Evans are pleased to announce the 19th Annual Fillet of Solo Festival, running tonight, January 15, through January 31, 2016.

Steppenwolf for Young Adults Announces Cast of THE COMPASS
by BWW News Desk - Jan 7, 2016

Steppenwolf for Young Adults (SYA) has announced the complete cast for the world premiere of The Compass, a groundbreaking, interactive performance that explores the intersection of technology and decision-making. Devised and directed by Michael Rohd, this innovative production gives audience members the opportunity to determine the fate of those on stage.

Annual Fillet of Solo Festival Set for Lifeline Theatre in January
by BWW News Desk - Nov 24, 2015

Lifeline Theatre Artistic Director Dorothy Milne and former Live Bait Theater Artistic Director Sharon Evans are pleased to announce the 19th Annual Fillet of Solo Festival, running January 15โ€“31, 2016.

THE MAGIC OFRENDA Runs 10/19-11/10 At The Apollo Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2009

Ofrenda Productions and Producer/Director Ricardo Guiterrez present the return engagement of The Magic Ofrenda, October 19 and 20 and November 2, 9 and 10, 2009, at The Apollo Theatre. Show times are 9:30 and 11am.

THE MAGIC OFRENDA Runs 10/19-11/10 At The Apollo Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2009

Ofrenda Productions and Producer/Director Ricardo Guiterrez present the return engagement of The Magic Ofrenda, October 19 and 20 and November 2, 9 and 10, 2009, at The Apollo Theatre. Show times are 9:30 and 11am.

THE MAGIC OFRENDA Runs 10/19-11/10 At The Apollo Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2009

Ofrenda Productions and Producer/Director Ricardo Guiterrez present the return engagement of The Magic Ofrenda, October 19 and 20 and November 2, 9 and 10, 2009, at The Apollo Theatre. Show times are 9:30 and 11am.

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 7/20/2009
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2009

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 7/20/2009.

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 7/13/2009
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2009

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 7/13/2009.

Lifeline Theatre's Summer Kids Drama Camp Set To Run From July 13-24
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2009

Rogers Park?s award-winning Lifeline Theatre continues bringing educational opportunities to children for the ninth summer, with its Summer Drama Camp for children aged 7-12. Instructors Jasmin Cardenas and Edward Paul lead the camp?s drama sessions, which emphasize self-esteem building, artistry and teamwork in an atmosphere of mutual encouragement and respect. The camp culminates in a special performance for family and friends on the evening of Friday, July 24, 2009.

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