Photo Flash: First Look At Sideshow Theatre's THE RIDICULOUS DARKNESSPhoto Flash: First Look At Sideshow Theatre's THE RIDICULOUS DARKNESS
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2019

Sideshow Theatre Company is pleased to continue its 2018-19 season with the Midwest premiere ofWolfram Lotz' shocking and surreal satire THE RIDICULOUS DARKNESS, translated by Daniel Brunet and directed by artistic associate Ian Damont Martin*, playing March 24 - April 28, 2019 at Victory Gardens Richard Christiansen Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln Ave. in Chicago. Tickets are currently available at www.victorygardens.org, by calling (773) 871-3000 or in person at the Victory Gardens Box Office.  (more...)

Sideshow Theatre Presents THE RIDICULOUS DARKNESSSideshow Theatre Presents THE RIDICULOUS DARKNESS
by BWW News Desk - Feb 25, 2019

Sideshow Theatre Company is pleased to continue its 2018-19 season with the Midwest premiere of Wolfram Lotz' shocking and surreal satire THE RIDICULOUS DARKNESS, translated by Daniel Brunet and directed by artistic associate Ian Damont Martin*, playing March 24 - April 28, 2019 at Victory Gardens Richard Christiansen Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln Ave. in Chicago. (more...)

Casting Announced For Sideshow Theatre's THE RIDICULOUS DARKNESSCasting Announced For Sideshow Theatre's THE RIDICULOUS DARKNESS
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2019

Sideshow Theatre Company announces casting for its Midwest premiere of Wolfram Lotz' shocking and surreal satire THE RIDICULOUS DARKNESS, translated by Daniel Brunet and directed by artistic associate Ian Damont Martin* (more...)

Photo Flash: Pegasus Theatre Opens Chicago's 31st Annual Young Playwrights Festival This WeekendPhoto Flash: Pegasus Theatre Opens Chicago's 31st Annual Young Playwrights Festival This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2018

Pegasus Theatre Chicago is proud to announce the authors and plays being presented at the 31st Young Playwrights Festival, Jan. 4 27, 2018 at Pegasus's resident home Chicago Dramatists, 773 N. Aberdeen. Each play is written by high school students and given a staged professional production. The winning productions are performed in tandem Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays at 3 p.m. Previews are Thursday, Jan. 4 Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. each night. Press opening is Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018 at 3 p.m. Tickets are $18 for students, $25 for seniors and $30 for general admission and are available at PegasusTheatreChicago.org or by phone at 866.811.4111. (more...)

Pegasus Theatre Chicago Announces 31st Annual Young Playwrights Festival LineupPegasus Theatre Chicago Announces 31st Annual Young Playwrights Festival Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2018

Pegasus Theatre Chicago has announced the authors and plays being presented at the 31st Young Playwrights Festival, Jan. 4 27, 2018 at Pegasus's resident home Chicago Dramatists, 773 N. Aberdeen. (more...)

Pegasus Theatre Chicago Announces 31st Young Playwrights FestivalPegasus Theatre Chicago Announces 31st Young Playwrights Festival
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2017

Pegasus Theatre Chicago is proud to announce the authors and plays being presented at the 31st Young Playwrights Festival, Jan. 4 27, 2018 at Pegasus's resident home Chicago Dramatists, 773 N. Aberdeen. Each play is written by high school students and given a staged professional production. The winning productions are performed in tandem Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays at 3 p.m. Previews are Thursday, Jan. 4 Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. each night. Press opening is Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018 at 3 p.m. Tickets are $18 for students, $25 for seniors and $30 for general admission and are available at PegasusTheatreChicago.org or by phone at 866.811.4111. (more...)

Pegasus Theatre Chicago Announces 31st Annual Young Playwrights Festival LineupPegasus Theatre Chicago Announces 31st Annual Young Playwrights Festival Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Dec 8, 2017

Pegasus Theatre Chicago has announced the authors and plays being presented at the 31st Young Playwrights Festival, Jan. 4 27, 2018 at Pegasus's resident home Chicago Dramatists, 773 N. Aberdeen. (more...)

The 2017 Suzi Bass Awards Winners Announced- Full List!The 2017 Suzi Bass Awards Winners Announced- Full List!
by Sarah Fitts - Nov 6, 2017

The winners of the 13th Annual Suzi Bass Awards have been decided! (more...)

The Alliance Theatre and Aurora Theatre Lead Suzi Bass Awards Nominations; Full List AnnouncedThe Alliance Theatre and Aurora Theatre Lead Suzi Bass Awards Nominations; Full List Announced
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2017

The Suzi Bass Awards revealed nominations for the 2016-2017 Atlanta professional theatre season on Monday evening, September 18, to patrons and industry artists. (more...)

BWW Review: SATURDAY NIGHT/SUNDAY MORNING: Women's War Stories
by Nancy Grossman - Nov 5, 2015

Playwright Katori Hall's lively play about seven African-American women awaiting the end of World War II in a Memphis beauty parlor/boarding house shows a slice of life with authenticity, empathy, and humor. Dawn M. Simmons directs an ensemble of wonderful actors, and the design team brings out the flavor of 1945 Memphis. (more...)

Lyric Stage's SATURDAY NIGHT/SUNDAY MORNING Cast, Creative Team Announced
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2015

In the tradition of the moving Intimate Apparel and hilarious By the Way, Meet Vera Stark, Saturday Night/Sunday Morning is a 'fresh, spontaneous, and highly watchable'* play that brings together seven African-American women in a Memphis beauty parlor/boarding house during the waning days of World War II. As they wrestle with the uncertainty of what the future will hold when, and if, their men return, they fight dirty - with each other and with their own fears and desires, uncovering newfound friendship and love. Katori Hall is an exciting new theatrical voice best known for her play The Mountaintop, about Martin Luther King, Jr.'s final night before his assassination. (more...)