Photo Flash: First Look at Other Theatre's THE MAKING OF A MODERN FOLK HERO World PremierePhoto Flash: First Look at Other Theatre's THE MAKING OF A MODERN FOLK HERO World Premiere
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2017

Other Theatre, in association with Chicago Dramatists' Grafting Project, launches its 4th season with the world premiere of Mart n Zimmerman's comedic graphic novel for the stage THE MAKING OF A MODERN FOLK HERO, directed by Kelly Howe, playing now through October 29, 2017 at Chicago Dramatists, 1105 W. Chicago Ave. in Chicago. The press opening is tonight, October 5, and BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

Other Theatre's THE MAKING OF A MODERN FOLK HERO to Premiere at Chicago DramatistsOther Theatre's THE MAKING OF A MODERN FOLK HERO to Premiere at Chicago Dramatists
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2017

Other Theatre, in association with Chicago Dramatists' Grafting Project, will launch its 4th season with the world premiere of Martin Zimmerman's comedic graphic novel for the stage THE MAKING OF A MODERN FOLK HERO, directed by Kelly Howe, playing September 29 - October 29, 2017 at Chicago Dramatists, 1105 W. Chicago Ave. in Chicago. Casting will be announced shortly. (more...)

Other Theatre presents THE MAKING OF A MODERN FOLK HEROOther Theatre presents THE MAKING OF A MODERN FOLK HERO
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2017

Other Theatre, in association with Chicago Dramatists' Grafting Project, is pleased to launch its 4th season with the world premiere of Mart n Zimmerman's comedic graphic novel for the stage THE MAKING OF A MODERN FOLK HERO, directed by Kelly Howe, playing September 29 October 29, 2017 at Chicago Dramatists, 1105 W. Chicago Ave. in Chicago. Casting will be announced shortly. Single tickets and season subscriptions are currently available at theothertheatrecompany.com. (more...)

Other Theatre's THE MAKING OF A MODERN FOLK HERO to Premiere at Chicago DramatistsOther Theatre's THE MAKING OF A MODERN FOLK HERO to Premiere at Chicago Dramatists
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2017

Other Theatre, in association with Chicago Dramatists' Grafting Project, will launch its 4th season with the world premiere of Martin Zimmerman's comedic graphic novel for the stage THE MAKING OF A MODERN FOLK HERO, directed by Kelly Howe, playing September 29 - October 29, 2017 at Chicago Dramatists, 1105 W. Chicago Ave. in Chicago. Casting will be announced shortly. (more...)

Casting Announced for Other Theatre's THE MAKING OF A MODERN FOLK HEROCasting Announced for Other Theatre's THE MAKING OF A MODERN FOLK HERO
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2017

Other Theatre, in association with Chicago Dramatists' Grafting Project, is pleased to announce casting for its world premiere of Martin Zimmerman's comedic graphic novel for the stage THE MAKING OF A MODERN FOLK HERO, directed by Kelly Howe. (more...)

Halcyon Theatre Announces DREAMS OF THE PENNY GODS Cast
by BWW News Desk - Feb 26, 2016

?Chicago's Halcyon Theatre announces casting for the World Premiere of Dreams of the Penny Gods by Callie Kimball. Directed by Jennifer Adams, Co-Founder of Halcyon Theatre, the company closes its 10th Anniversary season with this dark dramedy that captures the lies a family tells themselves. The cast of Dreams of the Penny Gods features Denise Hoeflich, Robert N. Isaac, Ted James, Shadana Patterson and Caity-Shea Violette. Dreams of the Penny Gods runs March 24 - May 1 at Halcyon Theatre, in residence at Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church, 3253 W. Wilson Avenue. The official opening night performance is Thursday, March 31, at 8pm; the running time is approx. 110 minutes with one intermission. (more...)

Halcyon Theatre to Host ESTRELLA CRUZ Talkback, 2/19
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2016

? In association with its mission to present new voices from inadequately represented communities, Halcyon Theatre will host a one-night-only post-show discussion immediately following the 8p.m. performance of Estrella Cruz [the junkyard queen] Friday, February 19. The panel will address social issues facing young Latina women as reflected in Estrella Cruz, including young motherhood. The expert panel features Maureen Mena, Association of Latino Professionals for America board member; Tamika Lechee Morales, Halcyon Theatre company member (and Estrella Cruz cast member); and Yesenia Villaseñor, Assistant General Counsel at Exelon Corporation. Open to all theatre patrons. (more...)

Halcyon Theatre Announces Cast for Chicago Premiere of ESTRELLA CRUZ [THE JUNKYARD QUEEN]
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2015

Chicago's Halcyon Theatre announces casting for the Chicago Premiere of Estrella Cruz [the junkyard queen] by Charise Castro Smith. Directed by Tony Adams, Halcyon's Artistic Director, the company continues its 10th Anniversary season with this contemporary satirical twist on the classic Greek myth of Persephone and her journey to the underworld. The cast of Estrella Cruz features Johnny Garcia, Robert N. Isaac, Noe Jara, Tamika Lechee Morales, Kelly Opalko, and Allyce Torres. Estrella Cruz [the junkyard queen] runs January 21 - February 27 at Halcyon Theatre, in residence at Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church, 3253 W. Wilson Avenue. The official opening night performance is Thursday, January 28, at 8pm; the running time is approx. 70 minutes. (more...)

'AND IN THIS CORNER' to Premiere in Louisville Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2015

StageOne Family Theatre, Louisville, KY's professional theatre for young audiences, presents a new look at the life and legacy of Muhammad Ali with the world premiere production of And in This Corner…Cassius Clay, on January 17, 2015, Ali's 73rd birthday. Dubbed "Play it Forward: Champions Night," the evening will feature a gala dinner as well as the play, and a post-show champagne reception honoring the Champ and the new production. The event will be co-hosted by StageOne Family Theatre, The Muhammad Ali Center and The Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts. Performances will continue atThe Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts from January 19th to February 14th. (more...)

Photo Flash: Black Ensemble Theater Presents THE MARVELOUS MARVELETTES, Now Through 9/7
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2014

Black Ensemble Theater Founder and CEO Jackie Taylor announces the world premiere musical The Marvelous Marvelettes directed by Black Ensemble Associate Director Rueben D. Echoles. The Marvelous Marvelettes will be presented at the BlackEnsemble Theater Cultural Center, 4450 N. Clark Street in Chicago, July 18-September 7, 2014. (more...)

CPCC Theatre Presents THE PIANO LESSON by August Wilson, 4/9-4/18
by BWW News Desk - Apr 9, 2010

To kick off the newly rebranded CPCC ArtFEST - Sensoria, CPCC Theatre will present August Wilson's The Piano Lesson on April 9,10,16,17 at 8:00pm and April 11 & 18 at 2:30pm in the newly refurbished Pease Auditorium on the Central Campus of CPCC. Tickets are $16.00 and can be purchased online at CarolinaTix 24/7 or by calling the CPCC Box Office at 704-330-6534 Monday - Friday from 10:00am to 5:00pm. (more...)

CPCC Theatre Presents THE PIANO LESSON by August Wilson, 4/9-4/18
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2010

To kick off the newly rebranded CPCC ArtFEST - Sensoria, CPCC Theatre will present August Wilson's The Piano Lesson on April 9,10,16,17 at 8:00pm and April 11 & 18 at 2:30pm in the newly refurbished Pease Auditorium on the Central Campus of CPCC. Tickets are $16.00 and can be purchased online at CarolinaTix 24/7 or by calling the CPCC Box Office at 704-330-6534 Monday - Friday from 10:00am to 5:00pm. (more...)

CPCC Announces Casting for THE PIANO LESSON; Runs April 9-18
by BWW News Desk - Mar 2, 2010

Director Corlis Hayes announces casting for the CPCC Theatre production of August Wilson's The  Piano Lesson. (more...)


by Marissa Sblendorio - Jan 1, 2001

In association with its mission to present new voices from inadequately represented communities, Halcyon Theatre will host a one-night-only post-show discussion immediately following the 8p.m. performance of Estrella Cruz [the junkyard queen] Friday, February 19. The panel will address social issues facing young Latina women as reflected in Estrella Cruz, including young motherhood. The expert panel features Maureen Mena, Association of Latino Professionals for America board member; Tamika Lecheé Morales, Halcyon Theatre company member (and Estrella Cruzcast member); and Yesenia Villaseñor, Assistant General Counsel at Exelon Corporation. This talk is open to all theatre patrons. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Other Theatre's THE MAKING OF A MODERN FOLK HERO at Chicago DramatistsPhoto Flash: First Look at Other Theatre's THE MAKING OF A MODERN FOLK HERO at Chicago Dramatists
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