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The New Colony Presents OTHER ROCKPOOLS Photo The New Colony Presents OTHER ROCKPOOLS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2020

The New Colony will present a virtual reading of its sci-fi adventure Other Rockpools by Co-Artistic Director Fin Coe*, directed by Elyse Dolan on Tuesday, October 20 at 7:30 pm.

Nominations Announced for the 47th Annual Non��"Equity Jeff Awards Photo Nominations Announced for the 47th Annual Non��"Equity Jeff Awards
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2020

With the conclusion of the 2019-2020 Chicago non-Equity theater season, the Jeff Awards announced the nominees for the 47th annual awards for theater excellence that include 120 theater artists across 21 categories.

Casting Announced For The New Colony's UNDER THE TREE And OTHER ROCKPOOLS At The Den  Photo Casting Announced For The New Colony's UNDER THE TREE And OTHER ROCKPOOLS At The Den Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2020

The New Colony is pleased to announce casting for its spring and summer 2020 productions: the world premiere of ensemble member K.L. Parker's* heartfelt ensemble family drama Under The Tree, directed by Spenser Davis (April 1 a?" May 3, 2020) and the world premiere of Co-Artistic Director Fin Coe's* time-traveling quest to save the present, Other Rockpools, directed by Elyse Dolan (July 15 a?" August 15, 2020).

Rivendell Theatre Ensemble Presents World Premiere of THE TASTERS Photo Rivendell Theatre Ensemble Presents World Premiere of THE TASTERS
by BWW News Desk - Dec 17, 2019

Rivendell Theatre Ensemble (RTE), Chicago's only Equity theatre dedicated to producing new work with women at the core, presents the world premiere of The Tasters by Meghan Brown, directed by RTE member Devon de Mayo. The Tasters runs January 10 a?" February 16, 2020 at Rivendell Theatre Ensemble, 5779 N. Ridge Avenue in Chicago.  The press opening is Monday, January 20 at 7:00pm

Rivendell Theatre Ensemble Announces 2020 Season Photo Rivendell Theatre Ensemble Announces 2020 Season
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2019

Rivendell Theatre Ensemble announces its 2020 Season including the World Premieres of The Tasters by Meghan Brown, directed by RTE member Devon de Mayo and Spay by Madison Fiedler and directed by RTE member Hallie Gordon, as well as 45 Plays for America's First Ladies by Chloe Johnston, Sharon Greene, Genevra Gallo-Bayiates, Bilal Dardai, and Andy Bayiates, in a co-production with Chicago's The Neo-Futurists. All productions will be performed at Rivendell Theatre Ensemble, 5779 N. Ridge Avenue in Chicago.

Raven Theatre's HOODOO LOVE Extends Through December 22 Photo Raven Theatre's HOODOO LOVE Extends Through December 22
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2019

Due to popular demand, Raven Theatre's hit revival of Katori Hall's powerful drama HOODOO LOVE will add one additional week of performances, extending through Sunday, December 22, 2019. Directed by Wardell Julius Clark with music direction by The Ricky Harris, this spellbinding, blues-filled tale about the danger of our desires is presented on Raven's intimate 56-seat Schwartz Stage, 6157 N. Clark St. (at Granville) in Chicago. Tickets for all performances are currently available at raventheatre.com or by calling (773) 338-2177.

Photo Flash: Take a Look at Photos From Raven Theatre's Production of HOODOO LOVE Photo Photo Flash: Take a Look at Photos From Raven Theatre's Production of HOODOO LOVE
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2019

Raven Theatre will continue its 2019-20 season with Katori Hall's drama HOODOO LOVE, directed by Wardell Julius Clark with music direction by The Ricky Harris. This spellbinding, blues-filled tale about the danger of our desires will play October 31 – December 15, 2019 on Raven's intimate 56-seat Schwartz Stage, 6157 N. Clark St. (at Granville) in Chicago. Tickets are currently available at raventheatre.com or by calling (773) 338-2177. The press openings are Monday, November 4 at 7:30 pm and Tuesday, November 5 at 7:30 pm.

Raven Theatre Presents HOODOO LOVE Photo Raven Theatre Presents HOODOO LOVE
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2019

Raven Theatre continues its 2019-20 season with Katori Hall's drama HOODOO LOVE, directed by Wardell Julius Clark with music direction by The Ricky Harris.

Casting Announced For Raven Theatre's HOODOO LOVE Photo Casting Announced For Raven Theatre's HOODOO LOVE
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2019

Raven Theatre is pleased to announce casting for its 2019-20 season opener: Katori Hall's drama HOODOO LOVE, directed by Wardell Julius Clark with music direction by The Ricky Harris.

The New Colony Presents the UNCHARTED Festival Photo The New Colony Presents the UNCHARTED Festival
by BWW News Desk - Jun 14, 2019

The New Colony presents UNCHARTED, a two-week showcase of plays at different points in their journeys to production, playing July 11 - 20, 2019 at TNC's resident home, The Den Theatre (2B) 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago's Wicker Park neighborhood.

Extension Of SMALL JOKES ABOUT MONSTERS Announced At 16th Street Theater Photo Extension Of SMALL JOKES ABOUT MONSTERS Announced At 16th Street Theater
by BWW News Desk - Feb 6, 2019

16th Street Theater announces the extension of the Midwest premiere of the critically-acclaimed SMALL JOKES ABOUT MONSTERS by Steven Strafford directed by Kristina Valada-Viars now through February 23 at North Berwyn Park District's 16th Street Theater, 6420 16th Street in Berwyn.

Cast Announced For SMALL JOKES ABOUT MONSTERS Photo Cast Announced For SMALL JOKES ABOUT MONSTERS
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2018

16th Street Theater announces the Midwest premiere of SMALL JOKES ABOUT MONSTERS by Steven Strafford directed by Kristina Valada-Viars January 10 - February 16, 2018 at North Berwyn Park District's 16th Street Theater, 6420 16th Street in Berwyn with a press opening of Thursday, January 17 at 7:30 PM.

Photo Flash: Otherworld Theatre Presents THE WINTER WOLF Photo Photo Flash: Otherworld Theatre Presents THE WINTER WOLF
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2018

Otherworld Theatre will produce the world premiere of The Winter Wolf  a holiday-themed fairy tale written by Joseph Zettelmaier  and directed by artistic associate Lauren N. Fields. The play runs December 6, 2018 - January 6, 2019. Press opening is December 8, 2018 at 3914 N Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60613 in the Alchemists' Lab space within Otherworld Theatre. The Winter Wolf was workshopped in 2017 as part of the Otherworld Theatre Reading Series, a monthly staged reading and talkback series. Fields is a recently named artistic associate at Otherworld and directed last season's world premiere production, Down the Rocky Road and All the Way to Bedlam. Tickets to all shows are available at www.OtherworldTheatre.org  

Otherworld Theatre's THE WINTER WOLF Opens December 8 Photo Otherworld Theatre's THE WINTER WOLF Opens December 8
by BWW News Desk - Nov 26, 2018

Otherworld Theatre will produce the world premiere of The Winter Wolf a holiday-themed fairy tale written by Joseph Zettelmaier and directed by artistic associate Lauren N. Fields.

Casting Announced for Otherworld Theatre's World Premiere of THE WINTER WOLF
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2018

Otherworld Theatre announced casting for the world premiere of The Winter Wolf a holiday fantasy written by Joseph Zettelmaier and directed by artistic associate Lauren N. Fields. The play runs December 6, 2018 - January 6, 2019. Press opening is December 8, 2018 at 3914 N Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60613 in the Alchemist's Lab space within Otherworld Theatre. The Winter Wolf was workshopped in 2017 as part of the Otherworld Theatre Reading Series, a monthly staged reading and talkback series. Fields is a recently named artistic associate at Otherworld and directed last season's world premiere production, Down the Rocky Road and All the Way to Bedlam. Tickets to all shows are available at www.OtherworldTheatre.org

16th Street Announces 2019 Season Twelve: Shadows & Light Photo 16th Street Announces 2019 Season Twelve: Shadows & Light
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2018

16th Street Theater announces their Season Twelve 2019: Shadows and Light featuring three new plays by Chicago authors Steven Strafford, Julie Ganey and Loy A. Webb, as well as a one-nighter of The South Side by WBEZ's Natalie Moore and a new play series curated by 16th Street's 2018-2019 NNPN Producer-in-Residence Nancy Garcia Loza.

Jackalope Theatre Announces IN THE CANYON Photo Jackalope Theatre Announces IN THE CANYON
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2018

Jackalope's 11th season begins with the World Premiere of IN THE CANYON, written by Calamity West, directed by Elly Green, with the full cast and production team announced below.

First Floor Theater's REFRIGERATOR to Make World Premirere At The Den Theatre Photo First Floor Theater's REFRIGERATOR to Make World Premirere At The Den Theatre
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2018

First Floor Theater is thrilled to continue their sixth season with the world premiere of Lucas Baisch's poetic and poignant drama REFRIGERATOR, directed by artistic director Hutch Pimentel. REFRIGERATOR will play May 13 - June 9, 2018 at The Den Theatre, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago. Tickets are on sale now at firstfloortheater.com. The press opening is Wednesday, May 16 at 7:30 pm.

Photo Flash: First Floor Theater Presents World Premiere of REFRIGERATOR Photo Photo Flash: First Floor Theater Presents World Premiere of REFRIGERATOR
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2018

First Floor Theater is thrilled to conclude their sixth season with the world premiere of Lucas Baisch's dystopian techno-thriller REFRIGERATOR, directed by artistic director Hutch Pimentel. REFRIGERATOR will play May 13 - June 9, 2018 at The Den Theatre, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago.

First Floor Theater's REFRIGERATOR to Make World Premirere At The Den Theatre Photo First Floor Theater's REFRIGERATOR to Make World Premirere At The Den Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2018

First Floor Theater is thrilled to continue their sixth season with the world premiere of Lucas Baisch's poetic and poignant drama REFRIGERATOR, directed by artistic director Hutch Pimentel. REFRIGERATOR will play May 13 - June 9, 2018 at The Den Theatre, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago. Tickets are on sale now at firstfloortheater.com. The press opening is Wednesday, May 16 at 7:30 pm.

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