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Faith - 2004 - Chicago

Mary Magdalene and her lover, Barabbas, grow from orphans to dedicated zealots and alter the course of history in biblical times.

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Theatre Building Chicago

( Chicago, IL)
1225 W. Belmont
Chicago, IL
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by Lauren Gienow - Sep 9, 2021
Director Kimberley Rampersad and a fine company bring Marcia Johnson's delightful and important story to life at the Stratford Festival. Fans of the Royal Family, fans of 'The Crown' and fans of good theatre will all enjoy this re-telling of a historical event from a perspective that has long been missing from the narrative.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 21, 2021
In the shadow of the pandemic, West Australian Ballet has made a bold move to invigorate the Australian dance industry by creating seven new full-time positions within its Company, an unprecedented gesture of faith in the face of COVID-19, and a critical investment for the future of the arts in Australia.
by Michael Major - Sep 21, 2021
This intimate documentary chronicles the recording of GRAMMY® Award-nominated rock band NEEDTOBREATHE’s latest album, while quarantined in a historic house-turned-recording studio in remote Tennessee in fall of 2020.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 21, 2021
BIRDLAND will present Amanda Green & Friends “Vaxxed AF!” on Monday, October 4 at 7:00 PM. Tony Award-nominated lyricist/composer and award-winning performer Amanda Green will be joined by some amazing Broadway friends, including Darius de Haas, Ann Harada, Lesli Margherita, Curtis Moore, Natalie Douglas, and Dan Finnerty of The Dan Band.
by Michael Major - Sep 21, 2021
American Underdog tells the inspirational true story of Kurt Warner (Levi), who went from a stockboy at a grocery store to a two-time NFL MVP, Super Bowl champion, and Hall of Fame quarterback.
by Stephen Mosher - Sep 21, 2021
A benefit for mental health organization Darkness RISING gave the folks at Birdland some great COMPANY.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 21, 2021
Tony Award-nominated and Obie Award-winning theater company Clubbed Thumb and two-time Tony Award nominee Heidi Schreck have announced the Clubbed Thumb Constitution Commissions.
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 21, 2021
The Odyssey Theatre Ensemble re-opens its re-envisioning of the Odyssey's 1969 West Coast premiere of The Serpent, the Obie award-winning play by Jean-Claude van Itallie. The production initially opened in March, 2020 as part of the Odyssey's 50th Anniversary “Circa '69” Season, but was shuttered five days later by the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 20, 2021
Arts, culture and humanitarian organisations across London are coming together to welcome Little Amal when she visits the capital from 22 – 25 October as part of The Walk, a travelling festival of hope created by Good Chance Theatre and Handspring Puppet Company.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 20, 2021
No one lies about rape. You either consent or you don't, that's absolutely clear. But what about when memories aren't as clear? The world premiere of Penetration by Carolyn Lloyd-Davies, a sensitive piece inspired by seven true stories of accusations and acquittals from 2014 to 2019, comes to The Cockpit this autumn.
by Michael Major - Sep 20, 2021
The upcoming feature-length documentary “A Spark Story” takes an intimate look at Pixar’s SparkShorts filmmaking process as two directors strive to get their uniquely personal SparkShorts visions on screen.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 20, 2021
First Stage has announced its safe and triumphant return to live theater performances in the 2021/22 season. First Stage has announced the full 35th season kicking off in November at the Marcus Center's Todd Wehr Theater with the perennial and beloved holiday favorite, A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS.
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 20, 2021
First Stage is announce its safe and triumphant return to live theater performances in the 2021/22 season. 
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 20, 2021
Arizona Masterworks Chorale, led by its new Music Director, Scott Youngs, announces its 2021-22 Season, American Beauty.
by Bella Bevan - Sep 19, 2021
The Old Vic stages the world premiere of American playwright Bess Wohl's Camp Siegfried. This two-hander drama is directed by Katy Rudd and depicts a budding romance at a real-life fascist summer camp for young German-Americans operating on New York's Long Island in the 1930s.
by Student Blogger: Caiti Ho - Sep 17, 2021
I think we can all agree that whenever there is an announcement of a new adaptation, we all have our criticisms of the adaptation and hopes for the production. I have created a full proof rating system for all adaptations because it allows me to focus my irritation into purposeful and realistic cons of an adaptation.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 17, 2021
Black Ensemble Theater will cautiously open its doors again this fall for live performances starting October 1, 2021. Black Ensemble Theater will launch its pre-opening with an exciting different kind of entertainment titled Concert Cabaret. 
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Sep 17, 2021
Good Morning America's Times Square performance space went way down to Hadestown this morning when the reigning Tony Award-winning best musical stopped by to sing 'Way Down Hadestown' for the crowd outside!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 17, 2021
Hadestown, the winner of eight 2019 Tony Awards including Best New Musical and the 2020 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album, will come to Detroit in 2021. As part of the 2021-22 Broadway in Detroit Subscription Season, the show will play the Fisher Theatre, November 23 – December 5, 2021.
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 17, 2021
A groundbreaking exhibition documents the image, influence, and activism of Angela Davis. Angela Davis—Seize the Time was developed at the Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University, where it is now on view. With some 220 objects, Seize the Time not only examines Davis's arrest, incarceration, trial and the national and international campaigns to free her, but also positions her as a continuing touchstone for contemporary artists.
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 17, 2021
Blake Allen, known for his innovative bridging of contemporary music and theater through composition, performance, and storytelling, announces the release of his world premiere recording of the shards of an honor code junkie, distributed by No Reverse Records, September 17, 2021.
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 17, 2021
New York Festival of Song, led by Artistic Director Steven Blier, is presenting the 2021 NYFOS Next Festival with two concerts held at the Ann Goodman Recital Hall at Kaufman Music Center.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 16, 2021
A new slate of fall programming has been announced for Audible Theater, including three more shows staged live at the Minetta Lane Theatre and four Audible Originals. Highlights include: And So We Walked, An Evening with Solea Pfeiffer, and Approval Junkie.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 16, 2021
Pilgrim Festival Chorus (PFC), the region's principal not-for-profit community choral ensemble, announces two special commemorative concerts honoring Plymouth's quadricentennial celebration.
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 16, 2021
One Small Girl Publishing has announced the release of a new book, One Year On Broadway.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 15, 2021
It has been a long wait, but audiences can prepare to have the time of their life again at North Shore Music Theatre (NSMT) when Bill Hanney brings back MAMMA MIA! for an Encore Performance to re-open the award-winning theatre which has been closed for 18 months due to the pandemic.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 15, 2021
. Theatergoers will meet an all-star cast of gamblers, gangsters, and showgirls based on a story and characters by Damon Runyon. Under the neon lights of New York City and the charm of old Havana, this high-energy musical comedy has all the heart and hustle you'd expect from a nine-time Tony Award-winning Broadway production.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 15, 2021
In a two-part interview with host Patrick Oliver Jones, Hicks shares his journey as an original cast member of Come From Away. He had been with the show from its beginning in Seattle, yet by the time the musical opened at the Schoenfeld Theatre, he knew something was wrong with his voice.
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 15, 2021
Actor, activist and Tony Award-winner Karen Olivo has been added to the line-up of Collaboraction's 6th annual Peacebook Festival on Saturday, October 2 at the Kehrein Center for the Arts in Chicago's Austin community.
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 15, 2021
The Museum of Russian Icons in Clinton, Massachusetts, will celebrate the 15th anniversary of its founding by presenting Icons for Our Time: Orthodox Art from Around the World, an ambitious exhibition of 15 commissioned icons by some of the most important contemporary icon painters.  
by Stephi Wild - Sep 14, 2021
A new entertainment company, Second Half Productions, has been launched today by Jeremy Herrin, Alan Stacey and Rob O'Rahilly. It will bring together world-leading artists to create innovative work for both stage and screen.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 14, 2021
Loved by children and adults around the world for generations, the classic tale by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry has been given a fresh and witty adaptation using Luca Silvestrini's distinctive blend of dance, humour, words and music.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 14, 2021
Marillion is bringing their The Light At The End Of The Tunnel tour to the stages of Britain with a 10-date tour in November culminating in 2 nights at the London Eventim Apollo, Hammersmith.
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 14, 2021
MPAC features a robust lineup of classic pop, contemporary and rock in October as it continues its return to full capacity events.
by Gil Kaan - Sep 13, 2021
Songstress Therese Lee will debut her one-woman concert RIDING THE BUS TO THE RED CARPET at Feinstein’s at Vitello’s September 29, 2021. Therese and I have crossed paths many a time, in years past, working the Red Carpet. I grabbed the chance to catch up with my former co-reporter.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 13, 2021
Jacob Mühlrad premieres 'Rems' at the Konserthuset Stockholm. The two performances will inaugurate the venue's new concert season.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 13, 2021
The Ritz Theatre Company is presenting the first show of its 'Grand Reopening' season, Once on This Island, a Caribbean-set musical celebration of love, hope, and life from the Tony Award-winning team of Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty. The production runs at The Ritz from September 17th through October 3rd.
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 13, 2021
Gentle in tone as it braces listeners for what lays in wait, singer/songwriter Dean Friedman delivers tranquil and captivating piano concertos with a serving of history in this, his new single 'American Lullaby,' and titular album of the same name - both available now.
by Nicole Rosky - Sep 11, 2021
Here are the reviews! Look at what people are saying about Finding Her Voice- The Stage Play:
by Jason Davis - Sep 11, 2021
Hang on to your seat and do your best to keep up! Susquehanna Stage's production of The Complete Works of William Shakespeare, is beyond fast-paced, verging on breakneck speed.
by Sarah Osman - Sep 10, 2021
In Death's Company (IDC) catapults into the revitalized theatre scene with Stephen Adly Guirgis' gripping 'The Last Days of Judas Iscariot' at Pax Amicus Castle Theatre, 23 Lake Shore Rd, Budd Lake, NJ from September 10 through September 18, 2021.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 10, 2021
In a wonderous mash-up of visual and performing arts, Palm Beach Symphony and Zero Empty Spaces will present Musical Masterpieces, a collection of 38 artworks incorporating musical instruments created by more than two dozen local artists.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 10, 2021
People's Light invites you back to the theatre for its 2021/2022 Season, featuring outrageous comedies, tour de force performances, Tony Award nominees, and three music-filled world premieres. 
by Stephi Wild - Sep 10, 2021
The Frozen North American tour returns tonight, September 10, for 'the first time in forever' in Buffalo. The production resumes performances at Shea's Buffalo Theatre for a two-week premiere engagement through Friday, September 24, 2021.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 10, 2021
On an episode of CBS Mornings earlier this week, Anthony Mason went behind the scenes of Hadestown as the show prepared for its return to Broadway.
by Michael Major - Sep 10, 2021
Filmed last month during Carlile’s show at Washington’s legendary Gorge Amphitheatre, the video also features longtime bandmates Tim Hanseroth (bass, vocals), Phil Hanseroth (guitar, vocals) and Chris Powell (drums) as well as special guest Shooter Jennings on piano.
by Michael Major - Sep 10, 2021
In his first-ever stand-up special, double Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee, Ahir Shah, takes his critically acclaimed show DOTS to London’s Vaudeville Theatre for an hour of personal examination, whip-smart social commentary, and laugh-out-loud gags.
by Michael Major - Sep 10, 2021
The video has a surreal feel, turning a typical party video into something more spiritual and meditative, while retaining all the fun. The Late Ones are known for using their music as a tool to speak out against oppression and injustice.