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Cast Announced For Court's ARSENIC AND OLD LACE Photo Cast Announced For Court's ARSENIC AND OLD LACE
by Stephi Wild - Jul 29, 2022

Court Theatre¬†begins its 2022/23 season with¬†Arsenic and Old Lace¬†by Joseph Kesselring, directed by¬†Ron OJ Parson.¬†Arsenic and Old Lace¬†runs¬†September 2 ‚Äď October 2, 2022¬†at Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis Ave.¬†The press opening is Saturday, September 10, 2022 at 7:30pm.

Single Tickets for Milwaukee Repertory Theater 2022/23 Season to go on Sale in August Photo Single Tickets for Milwaukee Repertory Theater 2022/23 Season to go on Sale in August
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 27, 2022

Single Tickets for Milwaukee Repertory Theater’s 2022/23 Season go on sale Monday, August 1. Don’t miss the return of Titanic The Musical; world premieres by celebrated playwrights Eleanor Burgess, Lloyd Suh and Catherine Trieschmann; and more.

World Premiere of CAMPAIGNS, INC. to Debut in August at Timeline Theatre Photo World Premiere of CAMPAIGNS, INC. to Debut in August at Timeline Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 30, 2022

TimeLine Theatre Company will return to its longtime home at 615 W. Wellington Avenue in Chicago’s Lakeview East neighborhood for its 26th season opener, the world premiere of Campaigns, Inc.

World Premiere of PEARL'S ROLLIN' WITH THE BLUES: A NIGHT WITH FELICIA P. FIELDS to b Photo World Premiere of PEARL'S ROLLIN' WITH THE BLUES: A NIGHT WITH FELICIA P. FIELDS to be Presented at Writers Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 31, 2022

Writers Theatre will conclude its 2021/22 Season with¬†Pearl‚Äôs Rollin‚Äô with the Blues: A Night with Felicia P. Fields.¬†¬†The production runs June 23, 2022 ‚Äď July 24, 2022 in the in the Alexandra C. and John D. Nichols Theatre at 325 Tudor Court, Glencoe.¬†The Press Opening is Friday, July 1, 2022 at 7:30pm.

Photos/Video: First Look at TWO TRAINS RUNNING at the Court Theatre Photo Photos/Video: First Look at TWO TRAINS RUNNING at the Court Theatre
by Stephi Wild - May 24, 2022

Court Theatre continues its 2021/22 season with Two Trains Running by August Wilson, directed by Ron OJ Parson. Two Trains Running runs May 13 ‚Äď June 12, 2022 at Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis Ave. The press opening was on Saturday, May 21, 2022 at 7:30pm.

World Premiere of CAMPAIGNS, INC. & More Announced for TimeLine Theatre Company 2022- Photo World Premiere of CAMPAIGNS, INC. & More Announced for TimeLine Theatre Company 2022-23 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 12, 2022

After celebrating its 25th Anniversary in residence at Theater Wit‚ÄĒa season that featured the world premiere, acclaimed hit¬†Relentless,¬†which went on to an extended run at Goodman Theatre‚ÄĒthe company will return to its longtime home in Chicago‚Äôs Lakeview East neighborhood, located at 615 W. Wellington Avenue, for three productions.

TimeLine Theatre Company Names Mica Cole as New Executive Director Photo TimeLine Theatre Company Names Mica Cole as New Executive Director
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 20, 2022

 TimeLine Theatre Company announced today that it has named Mica Cole as the company’s new Executive Director, effective May 16.

BWW Review: Timeline Theatre Company's RELENTLESS at Goodman Theatre Photo BWW Review: Timeline Theatre Company's RELENTLESS at Goodman Theatre
by Rachel Weinberg - Apr 12, 2022

Although the play takes place in 1919, Tyla Abercrumbie’s RELENTLESS probes prescient themes of family secrets, inherited trauma, and the enduring legacy of racism for two affluent Black sisters living in the northern part of the United States. Director Ron OJ Parson remounts TimeLine Theatre Company’s production at the Goodman’s Owen Theatre after a sold-out initial run.

TimeLine Theatre Company's RELENTLESS Extended at the Goodman Photo TimeLine Theatre Company's RELENTLESS Extended at the Goodman
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 11, 2022

As the TimeLine Theatre Company production of Relentless by Tyla Abercrumbie, directed by Ron OJ Parson opens tonight at the Goodman, strong demand for tickets have spurred a six-performance extension.

Goodman Theatre Announces 2022/23 Season Including THE WHO's TOMMY 30th Anniversary & Photo Goodman Theatre Announces 2022/23 Season Including THE WHO's TOMMY 30th Anniversary & More!
by Stephi Wild - Mar 31, 2022

Three world-premiere productions and a reinvestigated classic, two triumphs from Broadway and off-Broadway and a Chicago premiere, and an epic rock musical sensation reimagined for today.

Court Theatre Announces 2022-2023 Season Photo Court Theatre Announces 2022-2023 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 29, 2022

For the 68th season, Court Theatre will share a beloved, sharp-witted classic comedy; a drama set in Apartheid-era South Africa that speaks directly to our moment; an award-winning Caryl Churchill play about the lives of women farm laborers in 1970s England; and a celebratory, exuberant musical that re-imagines the story of Oedipus.

Goodman Theatre Announces Schedule Updates Photo Goodman Theatre Announces Schedule Updates
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 1, 2022

Two adjustments to the season schedule at Goodman Theatre shifts the 2021/2022 ‚ÄúHomecoming‚ÄĚ Season line-up in the months ahead. The world-premiere production of¬†Swing State¬†by Rebecca Gilman directed by Robert Falls, previously announced for this spring, has been repositioned as this fall‚Äôs Owen Theatre opener.

Photos: First Look at TimeLine Theatre's World Premiere of RELENTLESS Photo Photos: First Look at TimeLine Theatre's World Premiere of RELENTLESS
by Marissa Tomeo - Jan 29, 2022

Chicago playwright and TimeLine Theatre Company Member Tyla Abercrumbie weaves a mother’s past with her daughters’ present in Relentless, a centuries-spanning tale of family, legacy, and progress set in the Black Victorian age, receiving its world premiere after a nearly two-year delay. TimeLine Company Member Ron OJ Parson directs Abercrumbie’s startling new work, which was developed through the company’s Playwrights Collective and now serves as the first production in TimeLine’s 25th Anniversary season.

TimeLine Theatre Company Launches Search For New Executive Director Photo TimeLine Theatre Company Launches Search For New Executive Director
by Stephi Wild - Jan 21, 2022

TimeLine Theatre Company has officially launched its national search for a new Executive Director, tapping Chicago-based Arts Consulting Group (ACG) to lead its recruitment effort.

TimeLine Theatre to Present World Premiere of Tyla Abercrumbie's RELENTLESS Photo TimeLine Theatre to Present World Premiere of Tyla Abercrumbie's RELENTLESS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 28, 2021

TimeLine Company Member Ron OJ Parson directs Abercrumbie’s startling new work, which was developed through the company’s Playwrights Collective and now serves as the first production in TimeLine’s 25th Anniversary season.

Congo Square Theater Announces HIT 'EM ON THE BLACKSIDE Season 2 Photo Congo Square Theater Announces HIT 'EM ON THE BLACKSIDE Season 2
by Stephi Wild - Oct 19, 2021

Congo Square Theatre Company will present the second season of its popular Hit 'Em on the Blackside sketch comedy series. The cast and crew up the ante in season two by bringing back memorable characters from season one for an exciting crossover story that spans 12 new episodes.

TimeLine Theatre Company Announces 25th Anniversary Season Photo TimeLine Theatre Company Announces 25th Anniversary Season
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 24, 2021

TimeLine Theatre Company, acclaimed for presenting plays that explore today's social and political issues through the lens of the past, is thrilled to announce that it will celebrate its 25th Anniversary season with a return to live productions starting in January 2022.

Writers Theatre Announces 2021-2022 Season Featuring World Premiere of WIFE OF A SALE Photo Writers Theatre Announces 2021-2022 Season Featuring World Premiere of WIFE OF A SALESMAN & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 25, 2021

Writers Theatre Executive Director Kathryn M. Lipuma and Interim Artistic Director Bobby Kennedy have announced the company’s 2021/22 four-play season and are excited to welcome patrons back in-person in December 2021.

BWW Review: AN IMPROBABLE FICTION at American Players Theatre Photo BWW Review: AN IMPROBABLE FICTION at American Players Theatre
by Scott Rawson - Jun 17, 2021

Tonight‚Äôs festivities are especially exciting, James DeVita‚Äôs ‚ÄúAn Improbable Fiction‚ÄĚ! Six improbable Shakespearean characters hang out at The Boar‚Äôs Head Tavern during the plague

Court Theatre Announces Return to Live Theatre With 2021/22 Season Photo Court Theatre Announces Return to Live Theatre With 2021/22 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 25, 2021

Court Theatre has announced a return to live theatrical programming with its 2021/22 Season. The 2021/22 Season has Court returning to the stage with The Tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice which will now open the 2021/22 Season in October, specifically conceived for a smaller audience.

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