Award Winning Production Of TENDER NAPALM By Philip Ridley Makes its Chicago Premiere Award Winning Production Of TENDER NAPALM By Philip Ridley Makes its Chicago Premiere
by BWW News Desk - Dec 15, 2018

Quick + Dirty is excited to introduce Philip Ridley's work to Chicago. Tender Napalm is a force of human spectacle and its virtues were proven when Quick + Dirty swept the 2018 Portland Oregon Theater Awards, honored 6 times for their 2017 production including Best Production, Director, Outstanding Movement Achievement, Actor, Actress, Fight Choreography and a nomination for Sound Design. Playing December 15th- January 13th, at Nox Arca Theatre, 4001 N Ravenswood Ave. #405 in Chicago. Tickets are currently available at quickanddirty.art, by calling (805) 886-8485, or in person 30 minutes before the show. (more...)

Award Winning Production Of TENDER NAPALM By Philip Ridley Makes its Chicago Premiere Award Winning Production Of TENDER NAPALM By Philip Ridley Makes its Chicago Premiere
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2018

Quick + Dirty is excited to introduce Philip Ridley's work to Chicago. Tender Napalm is a force of human spectacle and its virtues were proven when Quick + Dirty swept the 2018 Portland Oregon Theater Awards, honored 6 times for their 2017 production including Best Production, Director, Outstanding Movement Achievement, Actor, Actress, Fight Choreography and a nomination for Sound Design. Playing December 15th- January 13th, at Nox Arca Theatre, 4001 N Ravenswood Ave. #405 in Chicago. Tickets are currently available at quickanddirty.art, by calling (805) 886-8485, or in person 30 minutes before the show. (more...)

Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Portland Awards; FUN HOME Leads Best Musical! Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Portland Awards; FUN HOME Leads Best Musical!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 8, 2017

The 2017 awards honor productions which opened between October 1, 2016 and September 30, 2017. Nominations were completely reader-submitted and after the nomination period ended October 31, BroadwayWorld's local editors proofed the list for eligibility and errors. (more...)

Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Portland Awards; FUN HOME Leads Best Musical! Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Portland Awards; FUN HOME Leads Best Musical!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2017

The 2017 awards honor productions which opened between October 1, 2016 and September 30, 2017. Nominations were completely reader-submitted and after the nomination period ended October 31, BroadwayWorld's local editors proofed the list for eligibility and errors. (more...)

Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Portland Awards; Portland Center Stage's FUN HOME Leads Best Musical! Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Portland Awards; Portland Center Stage's FUN HOME Leads Best Musical!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 24, 2017

The 2017 awards honor productions which opened between October 1, 2016 and September 30, 2017. Nominations were completely reader-submitted and after the nomination period ended October 31, BroadwayWorld's local editors proofed the list for eligibility and errors. (more...)

Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Portland Awards; FUN HOME at Portland Stage Leads as Best Musical! Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Portland Awards; FUN HOME at Portland Stage Leads as Best Musical!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2017

The 2017 awards honor productions which opened between October 1, 2016 and September 30, 2017. Nominations were completely reader-submitted and after the nomination period ended October 31, BroadwayWorld's local editors proofed the list for eligibility and errors. (more...)

Portland Playhouse Presents Fall Festival of Shakespeare Portland Playhouse Presents Fall Festival of Shakespeare
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2017

Portland Playhouse is excited to announce that its Fall Festival of Shakespeare will take place at the Winningstad Theatre on November 17 and 18th. (more...)

BWW Review: Three Influential Women Invite the VP to Dinner in COME TO THE TABLE, MIKE PENCE, at CoHo's Summerfest
by Krista Garver - Jul 1, 2017

In COME TO THE TABLE, MIKE PENCE, Eve, Salome, and Queen Elizabeth I try to convince our VP to sit down for a meal. (more...)

BWW Review: Provocative and Polarized, MISS JULIE is Our Society in Microcosm, at Shaking the Tree
by Krista Garver - May 10, 2017

Shaking the Tree's production of MISS JULIE delves into the human psyche to explore why our society is so polarized right now. (more...)

BWW Review: Spooky Fairy Tales (and a Greek Tragedy) Come to Life in HEAD. HANDS. FEET. at Shaking the Tree
by Krista Garver - Oct 13, 2016

If you're looking for Portland's most creative theatre, Shaking the Tree productions are always in the running. And the current show is no exception. Just in time for Halloween, director Samantha Van Der Merwe brings us HEAD. HANDS. FEET., which consists of three devised works based on the fairy tales Bluebeard, The Handless Maiden, and The Red Shoes, plus an adaptation of Euripides' Iphigenia. (more...)

Drag, Shakespeare and More Slated for CoHo's Summerfest 2016
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2016

CoHo kicks off its Summerfest 2016 lineup. (more...)

Drag, Shakespeare and More Slated for CoHo's Summerfest 2016; Lineup Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2016

CoHo has announced its Summerfest 2016 lineup. Four shows in four weekends will feature an unknown drag legend, a masked Shakespearean fanfic, an acrobatic Downton Abbey, and laughable panic attacks. (more...)

THE DISSENTER'S HANDBOOK Comes to Shaking The Tree Theatre Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2015

After a sold-out weekend in July 2015, at the CoHo Theatre Summerfest, performer Matthew Kerrigan returns to Shaking The Tree Theatre for a bawdy evening of storytelling, physical theatre and clowning, directed by Samantha Van Der Merwe. We are also excited to add a compelling tale, written by master storyteller Dario Fo, called TALE OF A TIGER, (Storia della Tigre) translated by Ed Emery. (more...)

THE DISSENTER'S HANDBOOK Comes to Shaking The Tree Theatre This December
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2015

After a sold-out weekend in July 2015, at the CoHo Theatre Summerfest, performer Matthew Kerrigan returns to Shaking The Tree Theatre for a bawdy evening of storytelling, physical theatre and clowning, directed by Samantha Van Der Merwe. We are also excited to add a compelling tale, written by master storyteller Dario Fo, called TALE OF A TIGER, (Storia della Tigre) translated by Ed Emery. (more...)

Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 10/2; DESTINY OF DESIRE in DC, SOUND OF MUSIC Tour in LA and More!
by BWW Special Coverage - Oct 2, 2015

This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in Washington DC, Los Angeles, Spain and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include Arena Stage's DESTINY OF DESIRE, THE SOUND OF MUSIC National Tour in LA, and BLOOD BROTHERS in Chicago, just to name a few. (more...)

BWW Review: Religion, Politics, Baseball - America's Favorite Pastimes Come Under the Microscope in Shaking the Tree's Gorgeous PASSION PLAY PART III
by Krista Garver - Oct 1, 2015

Shaking the Tree's PASSION PLAY is an intense and beautiful work. (more...)

BUTT KAPINSKY, LOON and More Set for CoHo Productions' Summerfest 2015 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2015

CoHo Productions continues our summertime programing with the 4th year of CoHo Summerfest - a festival curated by Producing Artistic Director Philip Cuomo, featuring standout new and touring performances by innovative, inspiring, irreverent theatre artists. A hot new show every weekend for 5 weekends; see them all for a steal with a $55 festival pass. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Truth Is Inconvenient, Dangerous in SUDDENLY LAST SUMMER at Shaking the Tree
by Krista Garver - Apr 7, 2015

The truth will not always set you free. Shaking the Tree's excellent production of SUDDENLY LAST SUMMER explores what happens when a dangerous truth is revealed. (more...)

BUTT KAPINSKY, LOON and More Set for CoHo Productions' Summerfest 2015 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Mar 19, 2015

CoHo Productions continues our summertime programing with the 4th year of CoHo Summerfest - a festival curated by Producing Artistic Director Philip Cuomo, featuring standout new and touring performances by innovative, inspiring, irreverent theatre artists. A hot new show every weekend for 5 weekends; see them all for a steal with a $55 festival pass. (more...)

Shaking the Tree Theatre to Present SUDDENLY LAST SUMMER
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2015

Shaking the Tree Theatre opens our first show at our new warehouse space at 823 SE Grant St. (more...)

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