Cheryl Strayed, Hannah Gadsby Among Ucross 2019 Spring Artists In ResidenceCheryl Strayed, Hannah Gadsby Among Ucross 2019 Spring Artists In Residence
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2019

Ucross, a prestigious artist residency program and creative laboratory for the arts, today announced the recipients of its Spring 2019 fellowships. 54 visual artists, writers, playwrights, composers and more were selected from nearly 400 applicants to utilize uninterrupted time, studio space, and living accommodations on Ucross's 20,000-acre ranch at the foothills of the Bighorn Mountains. (more...)

New Chicago Theatre The Bridge to Open with THE GOLF BALL, Today
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2014

Bridgeport's first neighborhood theater company, The Bridge, 643 W. 31st Street, opens its doors with the World Premiere of 'The Golf Ball', Today, June 13. Chicago writer, director and actor Kestutis Nakas started The Bridge as a means to bring professional quality theater and performance to the Bridgeport neighborhood at reasonable prices. The premiere production penned by Nakas, 'The Golf Ball, is a contemporary adaptation of Anton Chekhov's classic play 'The Seagull' and is set in Chicago. 'The Golf Ball', directed by Nakas, runs Todays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 3 p.m. June 13 through July 6. For tickets and information visit www.BrownPaperTickets.com or phone 312-307-5194. (more...)

New Chicago Theatre The Bridge to Open with THE GOLF BALL, 6/13
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2014

Bridgeport's first neighborhood theater company, The Bridge, 643 W. 31st Street, opens its doors with the World Premiere of 'The Golf Ball', Friday, June 13. Chicago writer, director and actor Kestutis Nakas started The Bridge as a means to bring professional quality theater and performance to the Bridgeport neighborhood at reasonable prices. The premiere production penned by Nakas, 'The Golf Ball, is a contemporary adaptation of Anton Chekhov's classic play 'The Seagull' and is set in Chicago. 'The Golf Ball', directed by Nakas, runs Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 3 p.m. June 13 through July 6. For tickets and information visit www.BrownPaperTickets.com or phone 312-307-5194. (more...)

Artemisia Presents Staged Readings of CHEWING ON BECKETT This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2014

Artemisia's workshop/staged reading of Chewing On Beckett will perform this weekend, May 8, 9 and 10, 2014, and is a wild, female riff on Waiting For Godot. Inspired by the discovery that the Beckett Estate prohibits women from performing Beckett's masterpiece, Chewing On Beckett takes a personal, tragic and hilarious look at the close bond between two women, who find themselves abandoned in a futuristic wasteland. (more...)

Artemisia to Present Staged Readings of CHEWING ON BECKETT, 5/8-10
by BWW News Desk - Apr 3, 2014

Artemisia's workshop/staged reading of Chewing On Beckett will perform May 8, 9 and 10, 2014, and is a wild, female riff on Waiting For Godot. Inspired by the discovery that the Beckett Estate prohibits women from performing Beckett's masterpiece, Chewing On Beckett takes a personal, tragic and hilarious look at the close bond between two women, who find themselves abandoned in a futuristic wasteland. (more...)

Pride Films and Plays' KILL YOUR BOYFRIENDS to Play National Pastime Theatre, 7/6-26
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2013

Performances are: Saturdays - July 6, 13, 20, 27 @ 8PM; Sundays - July 7, 14, 21, 28 @ 3PM; Today, July 26 @ Midnight (more...)

Pride Films and Plays' KILL YOUR BOYFRIENDS Plays National Pastime Theatre, Now thru 7/26
by BWW News Desk - Jul 6, 2013

Performances are: Todays - July 6, 13, 20, 27 @ 8PM; Sundays - July 7, 14, 21, 28 @ 3PM; Friday, July 26 @ Midnight (more...)

Pride Films and Plays' KILL YOUR BOYFRIENDS to Play National Pastime Theatre, 7/6-26
by BWW News Desk - Jun 14, 2013

Performances are: Saturdays - July 6, 13, 20, 27 @ 8PM; Sundays - July 7, 14, 21, 28 @ 3PM; Friday, July 26 @ Midnight (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Pride Films and Plays' KILL YOUR BOYFRIENDS
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2013

Pride Films and Plays continues its exciting, award-winning development of new works for the stage with Kill Your Boyfriends, a world premiere fever dream of movement and text created, choreographed, and directed by PFP Artistic Associate Derek Van Barham. 'You must kill your boyfriends,' poet Alex Dimitrov tells us. 'You must kill what wants, like death, to keep you.' BroadwayWorld has a first look at the production below! (more...)