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Definition Theatre Announces First Recipients Of Amplify Commissions Photo Definition Theatre Announces First Recipients Of Amplify Commissions
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 13, 2021

Definition Theatre announces the recipients of its Amplify new play commissions. Chosen from feedback from the Definition Theatre ensemble and showcase audience, the commission recipients include Lot 110 by Nora Carroll, Corazones by Luna Dragon Mac-Williams, What a Time to be Alive (You Say That Every Time) by Paul Michael Thomson, and are you ready to smash white things? by Ireon Roach.

Definition Theatre Announces Amplify Showcase Of Short Plays Photo Definition Theatre Announces Amplify Showcase Of Short Plays
by Stephi Wild - Jan 28, 2021

Definition Theatre announces Amplify, A New Play Commission, showcasing scenes from eight semi-finalist plays over two nights, February 24 and 25 at 7pm.

THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIRAL MONOLOGUES Releases New Edition In Partnership With Arizona  Photo THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIRAL MONOLOGUES Releases New Edition In Partnership With Arizona Theatre Company
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 15, 2020

Last night, The 24 Hour Plays partnered with Arizona Theatre Company on an exciting edition of The 24 Hour Plays: Viral Monologues, available to watch now through July 18th.

BWW Review: THE THANKSGIVING PLAY at Urbanite Theatre Photo BWW Review: THE THANKSGIVING PLAY at Urbanite Theatre
by Carolan Trbovich - Nov 14, 2019

Urbanite Theatre opened its season with a seasonally correct, satirical comedy titled, The Thanksgiving Play. It was written by Larissa FastHorse who is a Native American playwright from the Sicangu Lakota Nation. Her work includes numerous contributions to Native American drama and plays involving indigenous people.

Cast Announced for Brown Paper Box Co.'s IF/THEN Photo Cast Announced for Brown Paper Box Co.'s IF/THEN
by Julie Musbach - Oct 24, 2019

Following their sold-out run of Come Rain or Come Shine: A Judy Garland Cabaret at Mary's Attic, Brown Paper Box Co., announces the cast, staff, and design team behind Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey's Tony Award-nominated musical, If/Then.

Scott Alan Makes Chicago Concert Debut March 11 With Special Guests Photo Scott Alan Makes Chicago Concert Debut March 11 With Special Guests
by Stephi Wild - Mar 7, 2019

Award Winning Songwriter Scott Alan makes his Chicago debut at Davenports Piano & Bar on March 11.

Photo Flash: BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Opens at Drury Lane Theatre Photo Photo Flash: BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Opens at Drury Lane Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 21, 2018

Drury Lane Theatre presents Disney's Beauty and the Beast, with music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Howard Ashman and Tim Rice, book by Linda Woolverton, direction by Alan Souza and choreography by Ron De Jesus. Disney's Beauty and the Beast was originally directed by Robert Jess Ross and originally produced by Disney Theatrical Productions. Disney's Beauty and the Beast runs November 9, 2018 - January 27, 2019, at Drury Lane Theatre, 100 Drury Lane in Oakbrook Terrace. The press opening was scheduled for Thursday, November 15 at 8:00 p.m.

Drury Lane Announces BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Casting Photo Drury Lane Announces BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Casting
by Julie Musbach - Oct 3, 2018

Drury Lane Theatre announces the cast for Disney's Beauty and the Beast, with music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Howard Ashman and Tim Rice, book by Linda Woolverton, direction by Alan Souza and choreography by Ron De Jesus. Disney's Beauty and the Beast was originally directed by Robert Jess Ross and originally produced by Disney Theatrical Productions. Disney's Beauty and the Beast runs November 9, 2018 - January 27, 2019, at Drury Lane Theatre, 100 Drury Lane in Oakbrook Terrace. The press opening is scheduled for Thursday, November 15 at 8:00 p.m.

The Story Theatre Announces Cast And Design Team For LEAVE ME ALONE! Photo The Story Theatre Announces Cast And Design Team For LEAVE ME ALONE!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2018

The Story Theatre Announces Cast And Design Team For LEAVE ME ALONE! Photo The Story Theatre Announces Cast And Design Team For LEAVE ME ALONE!
by Marianka Swain - May 28, 2018

Greenhouse Theater Center Announces BIRDS OF A FEATHER Photo Greenhouse Theater Center Announces BIRDS OF A FEATHER
by Julie Musbach - Mar 27, 2018

The Greenhouse Theater Center is pleased to conclude its 2017-18 season with the Chicago premiere of Marc Acito's touching and humorous play BIRDS OF A FEATHER, directed by Artistic Director Jacob Harvey. Based on one of America's most banned books, Acito's hit comedy brings to life the story of the Central Park Zoo's gay penguins to tell a truly hilarious human story. BIRDS OF A FEATHER will play April 27 - June 10, 2018 at Greenhouse Theater Center (Upstairs Main Stage), 2257 N. Lincoln Ave. in Chicago.

Greenhouse Theater Center Announces Casting For BIRDS OF A FEATHER Photo Greenhouse Theater Center Announces Casting For BIRDS OF A FEATHER
by Julie Musbach - Jan 31, 2018

The Greenhouse Theater Center is pleased to announce casting for the Chicago premiere of Marc Acito's touching and humorous play BIRDS OF A FEATHER, directed by Artistic Director Jacob Harvey. Based on one of America's most banned books, Acito's hit comedy brings to life the story of the Central Park Zoo's gay penguins to tell a truly hilarious human story.