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*ROE* Makes Its Chicago Premiere January 18 At Goodman Theatre Photo *ROE* Makes Its Chicago Premiere January 18 At Goodman Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2020

 Conceived in a pizza parlor and argued in the highest court in the land, the landmark 1973 case of Roe v. Wade legalized abortiona?"and is debated still today. Vanessa Stalling returns to the Goodman to direct the 15-member cast, including emblematic characters of plaintiff Norma McCorvey (a?oeJane Roea??) and Sarah Weddington, the young Texan lawyer who argued the case.

Casting Announced For ROE And GRAVEYARD SHIFT At Goodman Theatre Photo Casting Announced For ROE And GRAVEYARD SHIFT At Goodman Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Dec 16, 2019

Goodman Theatre continues its 2019/2020 Season this winter with two new plays.

Lookingglass Theatre Company Welcomes New Ensemble Members and Artistic Associates Photo Lookingglass Theatre Company Welcomes New Ensemble Members and Artistic Associates
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2019

Lookingglass Theatre Company welcomes five new Ensemble Members and four new Artistic Associates into the Lookingglass family. Joining the Ensemble are Walter Briggs (Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, Moby Dick), Kasey Foster (The Steadfast Tin Soldier, 20,000 Leagues Under the Seas), circus choreographer Sylvia Hernandez-DiStasi (The Steadfast Tin Soldier, Mary Shelley's Frankenstein), Anthony Irons (The Steadfast Tin Soldier, Act(s) of God), and composer and sound designer Andre Pluess (The Steadfast Tin Soldier, Eastland). New Artistic Associates include Cordelia Dewdney (Moby Dick, Hard Times), Wendy Mateo (Big Lake Big City, Beyond Caring), costume designer Sully Ratke (Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, 20,000 Leagues Under the Seas) and Matthew C. Yee (Treasure Island, Moby Dick).

Lookingglass to Reveal Custom Wine at Benefit Photo Lookingglass to Reveal Custom Wine at Benefit
by BWW News Desk - Aug 6, 2019

Lookingglass Theatre Company announces the release of an exclusive, custom wine created in partnership with City Winery, Phantasmagoria.

BWW Review: METAMORPHOSES at Guthrie Photo BWW Review: METAMORPHOSES at Guthrie
by Karen Bovard - Apr 22, 2019

'Bodies' is the first word spoken in Mary Zimmerman's adaptation of Ovid's METAMORPHOSES, and it's the physicality of the story telling that makes this show such a theatrical pleasure. First developed with students at Northwestern, the production went pro and opened on Broadway in 2002 at Circle in the Square. There it created quite a splash, literally: the first two rows of audience were supplied with disposable raincoats. Yes, that's right: METAMORPHOSES is staged in and around a pool.

Review Roundup: Berkeley Rep's METAMORPHOSES Photo Review Roundup: Berkeley Rep's METAMORPHOSES
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2019

Berkeley Repertory Theatre's Metamorphoses is now on stage. This co-production with the Guthrie Theater is led by nationally and internationally renowned writer and director Mary Zimmerman. 

Berkeley Rep Extends METAMORPHOSES For Two Weeks Photo Berkeley Rep Extends METAMORPHOSES For Two Weeks
by BWW News Desk - Feb 6, 2019

Following an overwhelmingly positive response from audiences and critics alike, Berkeley Rep has announced that Metamorphoses, directed by Mary Zimmerman, will extend for an additional two weeks. The popular show will now run through Sunday, March 24.

Photo Flash: Get A First Look At Berkeley Rep's METAMORPHOSES Photo Photo Flash: Get A First Look At Berkeley Rep's METAMORPHOSES
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Berkeley Repertory Theatre's Metamorphoses. This co-production with the Guthrie Theater is led by nationally and internationally renowned writer and director Mary Zimmerman. Check out the photos below!

VIDEO: Meet the Cast of Berkeley Rep's METAMORPHOSES Photo VIDEO: Meet the Cast of Berkeley Rep's METAMORPHOSES
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2019

Berkeley Repertory Theatre today announced the full cast and creative team for Metamorphoses. This co-production with the Guthrie Theater is led by nationally and internationally renowned writer and director Mary Zimmerman.

Berkeley Rep Announces Full Cast For METAMORPHOSES Photo Berkeley Rep Announces Full Cast For METAMORPHOSES
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2018

Berkeley Repertory Theatre today announced the full cast and creative team for Metamorphoses. This co-production with the Guthrie Theater is led by nationally and internationally renowned writer and director Mary Zimmerman.

Lookingglass Announces Season of World Premieres Photo Lookingglass Announces Season of World Premieres
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2018

Lookingglass Theatre Company announces its complete 2018-2019 season lineup. The season begins with the World Premiere of The Steadfast Tin Soldier: A Christmas Pantomime, conceived and directed by Ensemble Member Mary Zimmerman from the story by Hans Christian Andersen. Following The Steadfast Tin Soldier is the World Premiere of Act(s) of God written by Ensemble Member Kareem Bandealy and directed by Ensemble Member Heidi Stillman.

Lookingglass Theatre Teams with TodayTix for $25 HARD TIMES Lottery Photo Lookingglass Theatre Teams with TodayTix for $25 HARD TIMES Lottery
by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2017

Lookingglass Theatre Company announces a partnership with TodayTix-the free mobile app that provides on-demand access to theater tickets-to offer exclusive $25 Lottery tickets to the return of the award-winning, circus-infused Hard Times, adapted and directed by Artistic Director and Ensemble Member Heidi Stillman from the book by Charles Dickens and in association with The Actors Gymnasium.

Review Roundup: HARD TIMES at Lookingglass Theatre Photo Review Roundup: HARD TIMES at Lookingglass Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2017

HARD TIMES runs at Lookingglass Theatre through January 14, and the critics are weighing in!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from Lookingglass Theatre Company's Acrobatic HARD TIMES Photo BWW TV: Watch Highlights from Lookingglass Theatre Company's Acrobatic HARD TIMES
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 17, 2017

Lookingglass Theatre Company opens its 30th Anniversary Season with the return of the award-winning, circus-infused Hard Times, adapted and directed by Artistic Director and Ensemble Member Heidi Stillman from the book by Charles Dickens and in association with The Actors Gymnasium. Hard Times runs now through January 14, 2018 at Lookingglass Theatre Company, located inside Chicago's historic Water Tower Water Works, 821 N Michigan Ave at Pearson. BroadwayWorld has highlights from the show below!

VIDEO: Watch Director Heidi Stillman and Others Discuss HARD TIMES At Lookingglass Th Photo VIDEO: Watch Director Heidi Stillman and Others Discuss HARD TIMES At Lookingglass Theatre Company!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2017

Watch as director Heidi Stillman and other cast and creative team members discuss this adaptation of HARD TIMES!

Photo Flash: First Look at HARD TIMES at Lookingglass Theatre Photo Photo Flash: First Look at HARD TIMES at Lookingglass Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2017

Lookingglass Theatre Company opens its 30th Anniversary Season with the return of the award-winning, circus-infused Hard Times, adapted and directed by Artistic Director and Ensemble Member Heidi Stillman from the book by Charles Dickens and in association with The Actors Gymnasium. Hard Times runs now through January 14, 2018 at Lookingglass Theatre Company, located inside Chicago's historic Water Tower Water Works, 821 N Michigan Ave at Pearson. The Press Opening is this Saturday, October 14, 2017, and BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!

Casting Complete for Lookingglass Theatre Company's 2017-18 Season Photo Casting Complete for Lookingglass Theatre Company's 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2017

Lookingglass Theatre Company announces complete casting for its 2017 2018 Season lineup.

Lookingglass Theatre to Open 30th Anniversary Season with Return of HARD TIMES Photo Lookingglass Theatre to Open 30th Anniversary Season with Return of HARD TIMES
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2017

Lookingglass Theatre Company opens its 30th Anniversary Season with the return of the award-winning, circus-infused Hard Times, adapted and directed by Artistic Director and Ensemble Member Heidi Stillman from the book by Charles Dickens and in association with The Actors Gymnasium.

Cast Announced for Lookingglass Theatre's HARD TIMES This Fall Photo Cast Announced for Lookingglass Theatre's HARD TIMES This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2017

Lookingglass Theatre Company announces complete casting for the return of the award-winning, circus-infused Hard Times, adapted and directed by Artistic Director and Ensemble Member Heidi Stillman from the book by Charles Dickens and in association with The Actors Gymnasium.

Casting Complete for Lookingglass Theatre Company's 2017-18 Season Photo Casting Complete for Lookingglass Theatre Company's 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2017

Lookingglass Theatre Company announces complete casting for its 2017 2018 Season lineup.

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