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Nominations Announced for the 47th Annual Non‚Ä"Equity Jeff Awards Photo Nominations Announced for the 47th Annual Non‚Ä"Equity Jeff Awards
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 28, 2020

With the conclusion of the 2019-2020 Chicago non-Equity theater season, the Jeff Awards announced the nominees for the 47th annual awards for theater excellence that include 120 theater artists across 21 categories.

ITWIFF to Host LADIES ROCKING THE LENS FILM SERIES Photo ITWIFF to Host LADIES ROCKING THE LENS FILM SERIES
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 17, 2020

Imagine This Women's International Film Festival (ITWIFF) announced today that it will host Ladies Rocking the Lens: COVID-19 Relief Fund. To support families and healthcare providers, the Ladies Rocking the Lens Series will feature a collection of some of the best projects from its festival's archive to support from the pandemic.

IMAGINE THIS Women's International Film Festival Announces Official Lineup Photo IMAGINE THIS Women's International Film Festival Announces Official Lineup
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 7, 2019

The 4th annual Imagine This Women's International Film Festival (ITWIFF), unveiled its 2019 official lineup. This year's festival includes a happy hour, screenings, screenplay competition, networking parties, and a Seed & Spark Pitch workshop. ITWIFF will take place from November 7-10th, 2019, at Firelight Studios, Alamo Drafthouse, and UnionDocs in Brooklyn, NY.

Random Acts Presents SCARY STORIES: ARE YOU AFRAID? Photo Random Acts Presents SCARY STORIES: ARE YOU AFRAID?
by Julie Musbach - Sep 9, 2019

Random Acts presents SCARY STORIES: ARE YOU AFRAID?, featuring ten world premiere tales by some of the country's most exciting playwrights. Performances take place at Otherworld Theatre (3914 N. Clark).

BWW Review: THE RIVER at BoHo Theatre Photo BWW Review: THE RIVER at BoHo Theatre
by Emily McClanathan - Jun 27, 2019

In THE RIVER, Tony Award-winning playwright Jez Butterworth spins an atmospheric tale with as many twists and turns as its namesake. Following its 2012 premiere in London and subsequent Broadway run, Jerrell L. Henderson directs the Chicago premiere by BoHo Theatre, now a resident company at the Greenhouse Theater Center.

Cast Announced For BoHo's THE RIVER Opening June 15 Photo Cast Announced For BoHo's THE RIVER Opening June 15
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 10, 2019

BoHo Theatre continues its 2019 season with THE RIVER, a haunting and complex new play by playwright Jez Butterworth, directed by Jerrell L. Henderson. THE RIVER was called "a magnetically eerie, luminously beautiful psychodrama" by TIME OUT LONDON.  Henderson's cast will include Joe Lino as Man, Christina Gorman as Woman, Chelsee Carter as Other Woman. THE RIVER will be staged at the Greenhouse Theater Center and will open to the press on Saturday, June 15, following previews from June 8.

Photo Flash: First Look at The New Colony's SMALL WORLD Photo Photo Flash: First Look at The New Colony's SMALL WORLD
by Julie Musbach - Apr 1, 2019

The New Colony, under the new artistic leadership of Fin Coe* and Stephanie Shum*, is pleased to continue its 2018-19 season with the world premiere of SMALL WORLD, a twisted comedy in the happiest place on earth, co-written by Jillian Leff and Joe Lino and directed by Andrew Hobgood*, playing March 27 - May 4, 2019 at TNC's resident home, The Den Theatre's Upstairs Main Stage, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago's Wicker Park neighborhood. Tickets are currently available at at www.thenewcolony.org. The press opening is Monday, April 1 at 7:30 pm.

The New Colony Presents SMALL WORLD March 27 - May 4 Photo The New Colony Presents SMALL WORLD March 27 - May 4
by Julie Musbach - Feb 27, 2019

The New Colony, under the new artistic leadership of Fin Coe* and Stephanie Shum*, continues its 2018-19 season with the world premiere of SMALL WORLD, a twisted comedy in the happiest place on earth, co-written by Jillian Leff and Joe Lino and directed by Andrew Hobgood*, playing March 27 - May 4, 2019 at TNC's resident home, The Den Theatre's Upstairs Main Stage, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago's Wicker Park neighborhood.

Michael Yichao's GOOSE Will Have a Six-Performance Run At 30th Annual Rhinofest Photo Michael Yichao's GOOSE Will Have a Six-Performance Run At 30th Annual Rhinofest
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2019

goose, written by Michael Yichao, will run for six performances at the 30th Annual Rhinofest, directed by Brent Ervin-Eickhoff. The production will run January 19th - February 24th, 2019 todays at 12:00pm in The Back Space at Prop Thtr, 3502 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL 60618.

The Cuckoo's Theater Project Presents The World Premiere Of MISSED OPPORTUNITIES By J Photo The Cuckoo's Theater Project Presents The World Premiere Of MISSED OPPORTUNITIES By Jillian Leff
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2019

Max is living the typical millennial life. She lives in the city in a tiny apartment with her gay roommate, Adam. She has a blog. But, she gets paid to write the blog so that makes it better than a normal blog. But she still has to have a day job because the cost of living is skyrocketing.

Michael Yichao's GOOSE Will Have a Six-Performance Run At 30th Annual Rhinofest Photo Michael Yichao's GOOSE Will Have a Six-Performance Run At 30th Annual Rhinofest
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2019

goose, written by Michael Yichao, will run for six performances at the 30th Annual Rhinofest, directed by Brent Ervin-Eickhoff. The production will run January 19th - February 24th, 2019 todays at 12:00pm in The Back Space at Prop Thtr, 3502 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL 60618.

The Cuckoo's Theater Project Presents The World Premiere Of MISSED OPPORTUNITIES By J Photo The Cuckoo's Theater Project Presents The World Premiere Of MISSED OPPORTUNITIES By Jillian Leff
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2019

Max is living the typical millennial life. She lives in the city in a tiny apartment with her gay roommate, Adam. She has a blog. But, she gets paid to write the blog so that makes it better than a normal blog. But she still has to have a day job because the cost of living is skyrocketing.

The Cuckoo's Theater Project Presents The World Premiere Of MISSED OPPORTUNITIES By J Photo The Cuckoo's Theater Project Presents The World Premiere Of MISSED OPPORTUNITIES By Jillian Leff
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2019

Max is living the typical millennial life. She lives in the city in a tiny apartment with her gay roommate, Adam. She has a blog. But, she gets paid to write the blog so that makes it better than a normal blog. But she still has to have a day job because the cost of living is skyrocketing.

Michael Yichao's GOOSE Will Have a Six-Performance Run At 30th Annual Rhinofest Photo Michael Yichao's GOOSE Will Have a Six-Performance Run At 30th Annual Rhinofest
by Stephi Wild - Jan 5, 2019

goose, written by Michael Yichao, will run for six performances at the 30th Annual Rhinofest, directed by Brent Ervin-Eickhoff. The production will run January 19th - February 24th, 2019 on Saturdays at 12:00pm in The Back Space at Prop Thtr, 3502 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL 60618.

The Cuckoo's Theater Project Presents The World Premiere Of MISSED OPPORTUNITIES By J Photo The Cuckoo's Theater Project Presents The World Premiere Of MISSED OPPORTUNITIES By Jillian Leff
by Stephi Wild - Dec 30, 2018

Max is living the typical millennial life. She lives in the city in a tiny apartment with her gay roommate, Adam. She has a blog. But, she gets paid to write the blog so that makes it better than a normal blog. But she still has to have a day job because the cost of living is skyrocketing.

Casting Announced For The New Colony's SMALL WORLD Photo Casting Announced For The New Colony's SMALL WORLD
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 18, 2018

The New Colony, under the new artistic leadership of Fin Coe* and Stephanie Shum*, is pleased to announce casting for its world premiere of SMALL WORLD, a twisted comedy in the happiest place on earth, co-written by Jillian Leff and Joe Lino and directed by Andrew Hobgood*.

Line-Up Announced For Interrobang Theatre Project's WHITE RABBIT RED RABBIT Photo Line-Up Announced For Interrobang Theatre Project's WHITE RABBIT RED RABBIT
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 24, 2018

Interrobang Theatre Project is pleased to announce the line-up for award-winning Iranian playwright Nassim Soleimanpour's acclaimed solo show WHITE RABBIT RED RABBIT, an experimental tour de force featuring a different actor each week.

The New Colony Announces 2018-19 Season At The Den Theatre Photo The New Colony Announces 2018-19 Season At The Den Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 7, 2018

The New Colony, under the new artistic direction of Fin Coe* and Stephanie Shum*, is pleased to announce the full line-up for its 2018-19 season, to presented at its resident home, The Den Theatre, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago's Wicker Park neighborhood.

Interrobang Theatre Project Announces 2018-19 Season Photo Interrobang Theatre Project Announces 2018-19 Season
by Julie Musbach - Jul 2, 2018

Interrobang Theatre Project is pleased to announce its ninth season, featuring three knockout dramas presented at its new resident home, Rivendell Theatre, 5779 N. Ridge Ave. in Chicago's Edgewater neighborhood. This season, Interrobang explores "identity/crisis," with three plays featuring characters on the edge of something new, battling old demons and making room for fresh starts.

The Agency Theater Presents World Premiere TRES BANDITOS Photo The Agency Theater Presents World Premiere TRES BANDITOS
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 29, 2018

The Agency Theater Collective will produce their ninth world premiere play with Tres Bandidos, written by Cody Lucas* and directed by Cordie Nelson* and Jack Schultz*, running at The Heartland Studio (7016 N Glenwood Ave.) August 24 - September 15, 2018.

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