Chicago Children's Theatre's Anti-Bullying Musical THE HUNDRED DRESSES is Back
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2016

With the New Year comes the return of an all-time favorite, Chicago Children's Theatre's The Hundred Dresses, the smash hit musical about a young girl who struggles with bullying and learns what it takes to stand up to others - even when you're standing alone. (more...)

Chicago Children's Theatre Presents A LIGHT IN THE DARK
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2016

The inspiring story of Helen Keller and her teacher, as told through contemporary dance, will be shared with Chicago-area children and families this fall when Chicago Children's Theatre presents Thodos Dance Chicago's critically-acclaimed story ballet A Light in the Dark: The Story of Helen Keller and Anne Sullivan. (more...)

Kaleidoscope Theatre for Youth at the Summit Playhouse to Hold Auditions for THE HUNDRED DRESSES, Running 12/12-21
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2014

Kaleidoscope Theatre for Youth at the Summit Playhouse has announced auditions for the NJ premiere of The Hundred Dresses. This new musical, based on the children's book by Eleanor Estes, was written by playwright G. Riley Mills and composer Ralph Covert, both of whom are involved in this brand new production which will feature age appropriate actors in the youth roles and will expand the cast size to feature a small ensemble. (more...)

Northwestern Presents a Show Against Bullying for Kids Ages 5 to 10
by BWW News Desk - Jul 2, 2014

A musical based on a children's classic that won a Newberry Honor Book award -- and that speaks to the hearts of anyone who has ever needed a friend -- is back by popular demand. The family production is part of the Virginia Wadsworth Wirtz Center for the Performing Arts 2014 SummerStage season. (The center was formerly known as the Theatre and Interpretation Center at Northwestern University or TIC, for short.) (more...)

THE HUNDRED DRESSES Kicks Off Northwestern's 'Imagine U Family Series', Now thru 11/10
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2013

A musical based on a children's classic that won a Newberry Honor Book award and speaks to the hearts of anyone who has ever needed a friend will kick off the Theatre and Interpretation Center at Northwestern University's 2013-14 Imagine U Family Series. (more...)

25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE & More Set for Northwestern University Theatre and Dance in November
by BWW News Desk - Oct 25, 2013

A comical Tony Award-winning musical about an angst-filled spelling championship, and performances of a Jane Austen classic are among the November productions at the Theatre and Interpretation Center (TIC) at Northwestern University. For young audiences, TIC is staging a family musical based on a Newberry Honor Book with an anti-bullying message. (more...)

'The Showtune Mosh Pit' for October 23rd, 2013
by Paul W. Thompson - Oct 23, 2013

The latest in unauthorized gossip and buzz from the heart of Chicago's showtune video bars, and musical theater news from Chicago to Broadway. Three touring shows are playing this week, with 'Wicked' beginning next week, plus a lot at Northwestern, two spelling bees, more Halloween shows, appearances by Joan Crawford and Elaine Stritch, and more! (more...)

THE HUNDRED DRESSES to Kick Off Northwestern's 'Imagine U Family Series', 11/1-10
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2013

A musical based on a children's classic that won a Newberry Honor Book award and speaks to the hearts of anyone who has ever needed a friend will kick off the Theatre and Interpretation Center at Northwestern University's 2013-14 Imagine U Family Series. (more...)

Casting Complete for THE BRIG at Mary-Arrchie, April-May 2013
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2013

The cast for the final production of Mary-Arrchie's 27th season, THE BRIG, has been announced. Jeff Award winning director Jennifer Markowitz (Hellcab, Never Come Morning) returns to Mary-Arrchie to direct this revival one of The Living Theatre's most poignant pieces. (more...)

Mary-Arrchie Theatre to Open Kenneth Brown's THE BRIG, 4/18
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2013

Mary-Arrchie Theatre Co presents the Chicago premiere of The Brig by Kenneth Brown, directed by Jennifer Markowitz. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Mary-Arrchie Theatre's THE BRIG
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2013

The Brig is an intensive expression of one day in a military prison-a "brig"- in 1957 Camp Fuji, Japan. Written by Marine veteran Kenneth H. Brown who served there for thirty days. BroadwayWorld has a first look at Mary-Arrchie's production below! (more...)

Mary-Arrchie Theatre Opens Kenneth Brown's THE BRIG Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2013

Mary-Arrchie Theatre Co presents the Chicago premiere of The Brig by Kenneth Brown, directed by Jennifer Markowitz. (more...)

THE BRIG Opens Tonight at Mary-Arrchie
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2013

Mary-Arrchie's 27th season, THE BRIG, features Jeff Award winning director Jennifer Markowitz (Hellcab, Never Come Morning). She returns to Mary-Arrchie to direct this revival one of The Living Theatre's most poignant pieces. (more...)

Mary-Arrchie Theatre to Open Kenneth Brown's THE BRIG, 4/18
by BWW News Desk - Mar 16, 2013

Mary-Arrchie Theatre Co presents the Chicago premiere of The Brig by Kenneth Brown, directed by Jennifer Markowitz. (more...)

Casting Complete for THE BRIG at Mary-Arrchie, April-May 2013
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2012

The cast for the final production of Mary-Arrchie's 27th season, THE BRIG, has been announced. Jeff Award winning director Jennifer Markowitz (Hellcab, Never Come Morning) returns to Mary-Arrchie to direct this revival one of The Living Theatre's most poignant pieces. (more...)

Theatre-Hikes Presents STREETERVILLE at 3 Chicagoland Venues, Beg. Tonight, 8/18
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2012

Theatre-Hikes produces Streeterville by G. Riley Mills and Ralph Covert, a 100-year-old story about class warfare and occupying land, at three Chicago-land, outdoor venues, tonight, August 18 and August 19 at 1PM at North Park Village Nature Center (5801 N. Pulaski, Chicago IL), August 26 at 4 p.m. at City of Blue Island at MetroSouth Park at York and Western in Blue Island, and September 1 and 2 at 1PM at Pullman State Historic Site (11057 S Cottage Grove Ave, Chicago). (more...)

Theatre-Hikes Presents STREETERVILLE at 3 Chicagoland Venues, Beg. 8/18
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2012

Theatre-Hikes produces Streeterville by G. Riley Mills and Ralph Covert, a 100-year-old story about class warfare and occupying land, at three Chicago-land, outdoor venues, August 18 and 19 at 1PM at North Park Village Nature Center (5801 N. Pulaski, Chicago IL), August 26 at 4 p.m. at City of Blue Island at MetroSouth Park at York and Western in Blue Island, and September 1 and 2 at 1PM at Pullman State Historic Site (11057 S Cottage Grove Ave, Chicago). (more...)

Chicago Children's Theatre to Bring Works to Other U.S. Cities
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2012

Chicago Children's Theatre, now enjoying a smash hit run with its newest world premiere musical, The Houdini Box, is proud to announce the company is exporting its singular brand of professional children's theater beyond the Windy City and to major cities around the U.S. (more...)

Orlando Repertory Theatrer Announces Its 2011 - 12 Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2011

Orlando Repertory Theatre is excited to announce its 2011-2012 season and invites families to experience stories as diverse as a girl eating too many sweets and turning pink to children traveling through space and time. (more...)

Orlando Repertory Theatrer Announces Its 2011 - 12 Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2011

Orlando Repertory Theatre is excited to announce its 2011-2012 season and invites families to experience stories as diverse as a girl eating too many sweets and turning pink to children traveling through space and time. (more...)

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