John C. Reilly to Appear at The Theatre School at DePaul's LIGHTS UP! BenefitJohn C. Reilly to Appear at The Theatre School at DePaul's LIGHTS UP! Benefit
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2017

The Theatre School at DePaul University will present Lights Up! a fundraiser supporting student scholarships, on Monday, November 6th. The evening will include entertainment and exquisite fare at the artistic home of The Theatre School. (more...)

David W. Fox, Jr. Named New Goodman Theatre ChairmanDavid W. Fox, Jr. Named New Goodman Theatre Chairman
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

Goodman Theatre's Board of Trustees announces David W. Fox, Jr. as its new Chairman. (more...)

The Theatre School Gala Highlights Student Talent and Stories to Raise Money for ScholarshipsThe Theatre School Gala Highlights Student Talent and Stories to Raise Money for Scholarships
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2016

The Theatre School at DePaul University (John Culbert, Dean) is pleased to present The Theatre School Gala 2016 on Monday, November 7, in the Atlantic Ballroom of the Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, hosted by actor, writer, sketch comedian, and alumnus Kevin Douglas. The Radisson Blu is located at 221 North Columbus Drive. The event will begin with a 6 PM cocktail reception, followed by dinner and program at 7 PM, and a dessert reception at 8:45 PM. (more...)

Andre DeShields Honored at 27th Annual Awards for Excellence in the ArtsAndre DeShields Honored at 27th Annual Awards for Excellence in the Arts
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2015

The 27th Annual Awards for Excellence in the Arts, held on Monday, November 9th, at the Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, raised funds for scholarships and celebrated talented artists and visionaries who came together in support of Theatre School students. (more...)

Theatre School at DePaul University to Host 27th Annual Awards for Excellence in the ArtsTheatre School at DePaul University to Host 27th Annual Awards for Excellence in the Arts
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2015

The Theatre School at DePaul University (John Culbert, Dean) is pleased to present The 2015 Awards for Excellence in the Arts gala on Monday, November 9, 2015, in the Atlantic Ballroom of the Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel. The Radisson Blu is located at 221 North Columbus Drive. The event will begin with a 6 PM cocktail reception, followed by dinner and program at 7 PM, and will conclude with a dessert reception. (more...)

Theatre School at DePaul University's 2014 Awards for Excellence in the Arts Winners AnnouncedTheatre School at DePaul University's 2014 Awards for Excellence in the Arts Winners Announced
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2014

The 26th Annual Awards for Excellence in the Arts, held on Monday, November 3rd, at the Four Seasons Hotel Chicago, raised money for scholarships and celebrated talented artists and visionaries who came together in support of Theatre School students. (more...)

Theatre School at DePaul University's 2014 Awards for Excellence in the Arts to be Held 11/3Theatre School at DePaul University's 2014 Awards for Excellence in the Arts to be Held 11/3
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2014

The Theatre School at DePaul University will present The 2014 Awards for Excellence in the Arts gala on Monday, November 3, 2014, at the Four Seasons Hotel Chicago. The Four Seasons is located at 120 East Delaware Place. The event will begin with a 6 PM cocktail reception, followed by dinner and the awards presentation at 7 PM. (more...)

Theatre School at DePaul University Announces 24th Annual Awards for Excellence in the Arts HonoreesTheatre School at DePaul University Announces 24th Annual Awards for Excellence in the Arts Honorees
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2012

Among those honored at the 24th Annual Awards for Excellence in the Arts were actor and comedian Nathan Lane, Steppenwolf Ensemble Member and alumna Alana Arenas, and alumnus, actor, director, and producer Ted Wass. (more...)

Nathan Lane, et al. to Receive DePaul University's 2012 Awards for Excellence in the ArtsNathan Lane, et al. to Receive DePaul University's 2012 Awards for Excellence in the Arts
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2012

The Annual Awards for Excellence in the Arts recognize distinguished artists and visionaries who have proven their dedication, talent, and leadership in support of the arts. The event benefits The Theatre School Scholarship Fund. (more...)

Ruth Ann Gillis Named Chairman of Goodman TheatreRuth Ann Gillis Named Chairman of Goodman Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2011

Goodman Theatre's Board of Trustees has announced Ruth Ann Gillis, a former Board President, as its new Chairman. Gillis, whose history and involvement with the theater spans decades, follows immediate past Chairman Patricia Cox's two-year term. (more...)

Goodman Theatre Announces Ruth Ann Gillis as Its New ChairmanGoodman Theatre Announces Ruth Ann Gillis as Its New Chairman
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2011

Goodman Theatre's Board of Trustees proudly announces Ruth Ann Gillis, a former Board President, as its new Chairman. (more...)

Photo Flash: Matthew Morrison Performs at Goodman Theatre GalaPhoto Flash: Matthew Morrison Performs at Goodman Theatre Gala
by BWW News Desk - Jun 1, 2011

Goodman Theatre was full of 'Glee' on May 21 at the theater's black tie 'One Enchanted Decade' gala. The Emmy, Golden Globe and Tony-Award nominated Matthew Morrison performed for a sold-out crowd of more than 850 guests as they celebrated the theater's 10th anniversary at its 170 N. Dearborn St. home in the heart of Chicago's Theater District. Co-chaired by Women's Board members Margaret M. Janus and Swati Mehta, the event raised a record $1 million to benefit the Goodman's Education and Community Engagement programs. (more...)

DePaul University Announces Merkerson and Amandes as 2011 HonoreesDePaul University Announces Merkerson and Amandes as 2011 Honorees
by BWW News Desk - Apr 4, 2011

The Theatre School at DePaul University is pleased to announce that S. EPATHA MERKERSON (Emmy, Golden Globe, and SAG Award-winning actress) will join Theatre School alumnus TOM AMANDES (actor/director, EVERWOOD, PARENTHOOD, and Victory Gardens Theater's AT HOME AT THE ZOO) as recipients of the 2011 Awards for Excellence in the Arts on Monday, April 4, at the Four Seasons Hotel Chicago. (more...)

DePaul University Announces Merkerson and Amandes as 2011 HonoreesDePaul University Announces Merkerson and Amandes as 2011 Honorees
by BWW News Desk - Mar 7, 2011

The Theatre School at DePaul University is pleased to announce that S. EPATHA MERKERSON (Emmy, Golden Globe, and SAG Award-winning actress) will join Theatre School alumnus TOM AMANDES (actor/director, EVERWOOD, PARENTHOOD, and Victory Gardens Theater's AT HOME AT THE ZOO) as recipients of the 2011 Awards for Excellence in the Arts on Monday, April 4, at the Four Seasons Hotel Chicago. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2010

The Theatre School at DePaul University is pleased to announce that FRED WILLARD (actor, For Your Consideration, Best in Show, Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy) will join BEN VEREEN (actor, Roots, Sweet Charity, Pippin) and 2010 Pulitzer Prize nominee TARELL ALVIN MCCRANEY (playwright, The Brother/Sister Plays & Theatre School Alumnus) as recipients of the 2010 Awards for Excellence in the Arts on Monday, April 19, 2010, at the Four Seasons Hotel. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2010

The Theatre School at DePaul University is pleased to announce that FRED WILLARD (actor, For Your Consideration, Best in Show, Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy) will join BEN VEREEN (actor, Roots, Sweet Charity, Pippin) and 2010 Pulitzer Prize nominee TARELL ALVIN MCCRANEY (playwright, The Brother/Sister Plays & Theatre School Alumnus) as recipients of the 2010 Awards for Excellence in the Arts on Monday, April 19, 2010, at the Four Seasons Hotel. (more...)

Willard, Vereen and McCraney To Receive 2010 Arts Excellence Awards, Ellis To Host Ceremony 4/19Willard, Vereen and McCraney To Receive 2010 Arts Excellence Awards, Ellis To Host Ceremony 4/19
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2010

Fred Willard, Ben Vereen & Tarell Alvin McCraney to be Honored at The Theatre School's 22nd Annual Awards for Excellence in the Arts Goodman School of Drama Alumnus Scott Ellis to Host (more...)