WTTW to Premiere CHICAGO RIVER TOUR WITH GEOFFREY BAERWTTW to Premiere CHICAGO RIVER TOUR WITH GEOFFREY BAER
by TV News Desk - Nov 21, 2017

If you had told a Chicagoan 100 years ago that a tour of the Chicago River would top every visitor's list, you would have been laughed out of town. What was once a meandering weed-choked stream turned smelly industrial channel is now lined with soaring skyscrapers and jammed with tour boats jockeying for position with kayakers and water taxis. Today the Chicago River is more popular than ever, with a new Riverwalk, dramatic new towers and boathouses, and entire new neighborhoods rising along the river's edge. (more...)

A CHRISTMAS STORY Comes to Sierra Rep This Holiday Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2016

Sierra Repertory Theatre presents a stage adaptation of the nostalgic holiday film, 'A Christmas Story,' November 11 - December 18 at the East Sonora Theatre on Mono Way. (more...)

2nd Cincinnati One-Minute Play Festival to be Held at Know Theatre in July
by BWW News Desk - Jun 16, 2016

The One-Minute Play Festival (1MPF) (Dominic D'Andrea, Producing Artistic Director & Caitlin Wees, Associate Producer) and Know Theatre (Andrew Hungerford, Producing Artistic Direct & Tamara Winters, Associate Artistic Director) continue their dynamic partnership for The 2nd Annual Cincinnati One-minute Play Festival with part of the proceeds to benefit artist residency and educational programming at Know Theatre! (more...)

Full 2016 Cincinnati Fringe Festival Lineup Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2016

Know Theatre of Cincinnati wants you take a chance by picking a show, any show, at the 13th Annual Cincinnati Fringe Festival, running May 31-June 11, 2016. With 12 days full of of opportunities to catch 50 live productions, Visual Fringe art projects, musical guests, and the nightly Fringe Bar Series at Know Theatre (Fringe Headquarters), you'll find yourself lucky to have more to experience at Fringe this year than ever before. (more...)

Know Theatre to Stage Cincy Fringe Encores of 'CODY CLARK' and 'HITCHHIKERS'
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2016

Know Theatre is delighted to announce the penultimate Fringe Encore of the 2015/16 Season, a double bill featuring two vastly different theatrical experiences, each with a unique voice you'll definitely want to hear again -- or for the first time! (more...)

Know Theatre to Stage Cincy Fringe Encores of 'CODY CLARK' and 'HITCHHIKERS'
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2016

Know Theatre is delighted to announce the penultimate Fringe Encore of the 2015/16 Season, a double bill featuring two vastly different theatrical experiences, each with a unique voice you'll definitely want to hear again -- or for the first time! (more...)

FIREMEN, BACKYARD & More Set for Echo Theater Company's 2014 Season at Atwater Village Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 2, 2014

The Echo Theater Company has found a permanent space for 2014, taking up residency at Atwater Village Theatre for a year-long season of three world premieres and the revival of an acclaimed holiday show. (more...)

PLOUGHED UNDER: AN AMERICAN SONGBOOK Opens 4/28 in Chicago
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2013

The House Theatre of Chicago ventures into new territory, giving life to a concert-style telling of American folk and tall tales. Composer Kevin O'Donnell delves into our nation's early history illuminating stories often outside of the mainstream. The production begins performances April 19, 2013 at The Chopin Theatre (1543 W. Division St.) Ploughed Under: An American Songbook will open to the press on Sunday April 28 at 7:00pm and run through June 9. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Gregry Jbara, Aaron Tveit, Tommy Tune & More at the 3rd National High School Musical Theater Awards!
by Kevin Thomas Garcia - Jun 29, 2011

Tony Award-winner Gregory Jbara hosted the 3rd annual National High School Musical Theater Awards - 'The Jimmy Awards' - last night, June 27th at the Minskoff Theatre. Presenters included Tony Award-winners Tommy Tune, Harvey Fierstein, Nikki M. James (Book of Mormon) and star of Catch Me If You Can, Aaron Tveit. The awards showcase featured performances by 50 student participants representing 25 professional theaters across America. BroadwayWorld was on hand and brings you photo coverage below! (more...)

BWW Review: HotCity Theatre's Tense Production of TRUE WEST
by Chris Gibson - Feb 8, 2011

HotCity Theatre continues to provide St. Louis with a mix of new plays and modern classics, and actor/playwright Sam Shepard's TRUE WEST is their latest foray in these areas. Considered to be one of Shepard's more accessible works, TRUE WEST is a fascinating look at sibling rivalry, and it also takes some entertaining jabs at the Hollywood blockbuster mentality, which has only grown worse since this play premiered in 1980. HotCity's production is distinguished by an excellent cast and sparkling direction that consistently engages. (more...)

HotCity Theatre Presents TRUE WEST 2/4-19
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2011

HotCity Theatre, a professional theatre company with a focus on contemporary programming and new play development announces the opening of TRUE WEST, by American playwright Sam Shepard. TRUE WEST premiered in 1980 at the Magic Theatre in San Francisco, CA where Shepard was a resident playwright. It has enjoyed incredible success throughout the country, creating many famous productions like that in which leading men Philip Seymour Hoffman and John C. Reilly switched roles on and off during the run and jointly won a Tony for their performances, and that which ignited the careers of Gary Sinise and John Malkovich and was filmed and aired by PBS. HotCity proudly brings this modern classic to St. Louis as the first show in their 2011 Season. Doug Finlayson directs. (more...)

HotCity Theatre Presents TRUE WEST 2/4-19
by Chris Gibson - Jan 14, 2011

HotCity Theatre, a professional theatre company with a focus on contemporary programming and new play development announces the opening of TRUE WEST, by American playwright Sam Shepard. TRUE WEST premiered in 1980 at the Magic Theatre in San Francisco, CA where Shepard was a resident playwright. It has enjoyed incredible success throughout the country, creating many famous productions like that in which leading men Philip Seymour Hoffman and John C. Reilly switched roles on and off during the run and jointly won a Tony for their performances, and that which ignited the careers of Gary Sinise and John Malkovich and was filmed and aired by PBS. HotCity proudly brings this modern classic to St. Louis as the first show in their 2011 Season. Doug Finlayson directs. (more...)

House Theatre of Chicago's WILSON WANTS IT ALL Opens at Chopin Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2010

The House Theatre of Chicago is thrilled to announce the world premiere of WILSON WANTS IT ALL, opening Sunday, February 7, at the Chopin Theatre (1543 W. Division St.), with preview performances February 4-6. (more...)

The House Theatre of Chicago Opens WILSON WANTS IT ALL
by BWW News Desk - Feb 6, 2010

The House Theatre of Chicago is thrilled to announce the world premiere of WILSON WANTS IT ALL, opening Sunday, February 7, at the Chopin Theatre (1543 W. Division St.), with preview performances February 4-6. (more...)

The House Theatre of Chicago Presents WILSON WANTS IT ALL
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2010

The House Theatre of Chicago is thrilled to announce the world premiere of WILSON WANTS IT ALL, opening Sunday, February 7, at the Chopin Theatre (1543 W. Division St.), with preview performances February 4-6. (more...)

The House Theatre of Chicago Presents WILSON WANTS IT ALL
by BWW News Desk - Jan 7, 2010

The House Theatre of Chicago is thrilled to announce the world premiere of WILSON WANTS IT ALL, opening Sunday, February 7, at the Chopin Theatre (1543 W. Division St.), with preview performances February 4-6. (more...)

Adventure Stage Chicago Presents GOSSAMER, Previews 11/5, 11/6
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2009

Adventure Stage Chicago (ASC) proudly presents the first production of our 2009-2010 season: the Chicago Premiere of Lois Lowry's GOSSAMER, directed by ASC ensemble member Brian Bell and featuring original puppet design by Cynthia Von Orthal (Artistic Director, Von Orthal Puppets). (more...)

Adventure Stage Chicago Presents GOSSAMER, Previews 11/5, 11/6
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2009

Adventure Stage Chicago (ASC) proudly presents the first production of our 2009-2010 season: the Chicago Premiere of Lois Lowry's GOSSAMER, directed by ASC ensemble member Brian Bell and featuring original puppet design by Cynthia Von Orthal (Artistic Director, Von Orthal Puppets). (more...)

Adventure Stage Chicago Presents GOSSAMER, Previews 11/5, 11/6
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2009

Adventure Stage Chicago (ASC) proudly presents the first production of our 2009-2010 season: the Chicago Premiere of Lois Lowry's GOSSAMER, directed by ASC ensemble member Brian Bell and featuring original puppet design by Cynthia Von Orthal (Artistic Director, Von Orthal Puppets). (more...)

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