Eclipse Theatre Company Announces 2019 Christopher Durang SeasonEclipse Theatre Company Announces 2019 Christopher Durang Season
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2018

Eclipse Theatre Company announces 2019 season will feature the comedic works of playwright Christopher Durang (more...)

Eclipse Theatre's 2018 William Inge Season Continues with BUS STOPEclipse Theatre's 2018 William Inge Season Continues with BUS STOP
by BWW News Desk - Jul 12, 2018

Eclipse Theatre Company, the only Midwest theatre company to feature one playwright in one season, will continue their 2018 William Inge Season with Bus Stop, directed by ensemble member Steve Scott. (more...)

Eclipse Theatre's 2018 William Inge Season Continues with BUS STOPEclipse Theatre's 2018 William Inge Season Continues with BUS STOP
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2018

Eclipse Theatre Company, the only Midwest theatre company to feature one playwright in one season, will continue their 2018 William Inge Season with Bus Stop, directed by ensemble member Steve Scott. (more...)

Rasaka And Vitalist's MERCHANT ON VENICE Opens 3/20Rasaka And Vitalist's MERCHANT ON VENICE Opens 3/20
by BWW News Desk - Mar 2, 2018

MERCHANT ON VENICE explores empathy and grace, as well as blame and internalized and externalized religious bigotry, while mixing it up with the clash/mash of South Asian culture in Los Angeles. (more...)

Rasaka And Vitalist's MERCHANT ON VENICE Opens 3/22Rasaka And Vitalist's MERCHANT ON VENICE Opens 3/22
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2018

MERCHANT ON VENICE explores empathy and grace, as well as blame and internalized and externalized religious bigotry, while mixing it up with the clash/mash of South Asian culture in Los Angeles. (more...)

Cast Announced For Rasaka and Vitalist's MERCHANT ON VENICECast Announced For Rasaka and Vitalist's MERCHANT ON VENICE
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2018

Casting has been completed for Rasaka and Vitalist's remounting of MERCHANT ON VENICE, Shishir Kurup's raucous South Asian re-imagining of Shakespeare's THE MERCHANT OF VENICE, to be directed by Liz Carlin Metz. (more...)

Eclipse Theatre Company Announces 2018 SeasonEclipse Theatre Company Announces 2018 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2018

Chicago's Eclipse Theatre Company, the only theatre company in the Midwest to focus on a single playwright each season, has announced that they will feature the works of legendary American playwright William Inge for the 26th Anniversary, 2018 Season. Eclipse plans to explore the range of Inge's canon with three full productions, readings, and public events focused on the playwright and his works. (more...)

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with Philip Dawkins and Daniel Kyri for 25th Anniversary Staged Reading of Lonely PlanetPhoto Flash: In Rehearsal with Philip Dawkins and Daniel Kyri for 25th Anniversary Staged Reading of Lonely Planet
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2017

In celebration of the 25th Anniversary of the premiere of Lonely Planet by Steven Dietz a Staged Reading is planned to coincide with World AIDS Day. The staged reading, directed by Brian Maschka, will star Philip Dawkins as Jody and Daniel Kyri as Carl. Lighting design is by Eric Watkins and props design is by Ellie Terrell. Kathleen Dickinson will stage manage. The performances will take place at 7:30pm on November 30 and December 1 in Theatre 2B at The Den Theatre (1331 N Milwaukee Ave). BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the company in rehearsal below! (more...)

Philip Dawkins and Daniel Kyri to Headline World AIDS Day Reading of LONELY PLANET in ChicagoPhilip Dawkins and Daniel Kyri to Headline World AIDS Day Reading of LONELY PLANET in Chicago
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2017

In celebration of the 25th Anniversary of the premiere of Lonely Planet by Steven Dietz, a Staged Reading is planned to coincide with World AIDS Day. (more...)

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with Philip Dawkins and Daniel Kyri for 25th Anniversary Staged Reading of Lonely PlanetPhoto Flash: In Rehearsal with Philip Dawkins and Daniel Kyri for 25th Anniversary Staged Reading of Lonely Planet
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2017

In celebration of the 25th Anniversary of the premiere of Lonely Planet by Steven Dietz a Staged Reading is planned to coincide with World AIDS Day. The staged reading, directed by Brian Maschka, will star Philip Dawkins as Jody and Daniel Kyri as Carl. Lighting design is by Eric Watkins and props design is by Ellie Terrell. Kathleen Dickinson will stage manage. The performances will take place at 7:30pm on November 30 and December 1 in Theatre 2B at The Den Theatre (1331 N Milwaukee Ave). BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the company in rehearsal below! (more...)

BREATH, BOOM Concludes Eclipse's 25th Anniversary Season This NovemberBREATH, BOOM Concludes Eclipse's 25th Anniversary Season This November
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2017

Eclipse Theatre Company, the only Midwest theatre company to feature one playwright in one season, will conclude its 25th Anniversary 2017 Kia Corthron Season this fall with a production of her 2000 play Breath, Boom, with Mignon McPherson Stewart directing. (more...)

Philip Dawkins and Daniel Kyri to Headline World AIDS Day Reading of LONELY PLANET in ChicagoPhilip Dawkins and Daniel Kyri to Headline World AIDS Day Reading of LONELY PLANET in Chicago
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2017

In celebration of the 25th Anniversary of the premiere of Lonely Planet by Steven Dietz, a Staged Reading is planned to coincide with World AIDS Day. (more...)

Eclipse's World Premiere of Kia Corthron's MEGASTASIS Opens Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2017

Eclipse Theatre Company, the only Midwest ensemble to feature one playwright in one season, continues its 25th anniversary, 2017 Kia Corthron season with the world premiere of Megastasis, directed by Aaron Todd Douglas, which was workshopped by New Works Brooklyn at Brooklyn College and New York Theatre Workshop. (more...)

Kia Corthron Will Be Featured Playwright for Eclipse's 25th Anniversary Season
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2016

Chicago's Eclipse Theatre Company, the only theatre company in the Midwest to focus on a single playwright each season, announces contemporary American playwright Kia Corthron as the featured playwright for its 2017 Season. (more...)

LITTLE FLOWER OF EAST ORANGE to Open This Fall at Eclipse Theatre Company
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2016

Eclipse Theatre Company, the only Midwest theatre company to feature one playwright in one season, continues their 24th anniversary, 2016 Stephen Adly Guirgis season with the Chicago Premiere of The Little Flower of East Orange, with Eclipse ensemble member Steve Scott directing. (more...)

JESUS HOPPED THE 'A' TRAIN to Open Eclipse Theatre's Stephen Adly Guirgis Season
by BWW News Desk - Feb 26, 2016

Eclipse Theatre Company, the only Midwest theatre company to feature oneplaywright in one season, opens their 24th anniversary, 2016 Stephen Adly Guirgis season with JESUS HOPPED THE 'A' TRAIN, with Eclipse ensemble member Anish Jethmalani directing.    (more...)

Pulitzer Prize-Winner Stephen Adly Guirgis Announced As Eclipse Theatre Company's 2016 Featured Playwright
by BWW News Desk - Oct 25, 2015

Chicago's Eclipse Theatre Company, the Midwest's only theatre company to focus on a single playwright each season, will feature the works of Pulitzer Prize-winning American playwright Stephen Adly Guirgis for their 2016 Season. (more...)

Comps-Eclipse's LISBON TRIVIATA Concludes McNally Season, Opening November 8
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2015

Eclipse Theatre Company, the only Midwest theatre company to feature oneplaywright in one season, concludes their 23rd anniversary, 2015 Terrence McNally season with The Lisbon Traviata, with Eclipse Ensemble Member and Goodman Theatre Artistic Associate Steve Scott directing. (more...)

Cold Basement Dramatics Sets HEAT WAVE Cast, Beginning Next Month as Part of Steppenwolf's Garage Rep 2015
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2015

Cold Basement Dramatics announces the cast and creative team for its upcoming production of Heat Wave, part of Garage Rep 2015 at the Steppenwolf Garage. Written by Steven Simoncic and directed by Rinska Carrasco-Prestinary, the production will run February 20 - April 25, 2015 and marks the 20th anniversary of the Chicago heat wave of 1995. (more...)

Casting for Steppenwolf's GARAGE REP 2015 Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 17, 2014

Now in its sixth year, Steppenwolf Theatre Company presents Garage Rep 2015, featuring three cutting-edge Chicago companies producing bold work in rotating repertory for ten weeks under Steppenwolf's banner. This year's Garage Rep features Cold Basement Dramatics' production of Heat Wave, Pride Films and Plays' production of Angry Fags and Red Tape Theatre's production of The Walk Across America for Mother Earth. Casting and creative teams for each production included below. Performances run February 20, 2015 - April 26, 2015 in the Garage Theatre (1624 N. Halsted St.). Press weekend is March 7 and 8. Single tickets ($20) are now available through Audience Services (1650 N Halsted St), at ?312-335-1650 and steppenwolf.org. (more...)

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