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Nothing Without a Company Announces 24-Hour Fest Lineup

Nothing Without a Company Announces 24-Hour Fest Lineup

Nothing Without a Company has announced the lineup for the 24-Hour Fest Volume V.

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Neo-Futurists Set 17-18 Season

Neo-Futurists Set 17-18 Season

The cast of THE INFINITE WRENCH. Photo by Joe Mazza The Neo-Futurists have announced their 2017-18 Season, continuing their journey to 10,000 short plays through the first year of their new flagship show, THE INFINITE WRENCH. The ensemble of fifteen, having recently added five new members, brings three full-length Prime...

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Theatre Y Has Its YERMA Cast and Crew

Theatre Y Has Its YERMA Cast and Crew

Theatre Y has announced the production team and cast for their fall production of YERMA by Federico García Lorca and adapted by Héctor Álvarez.

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Cast and Creative Team Announced for BACHELORETTE

Cast and Creative Team Announced for BACHELORETTE

Level 11 Theatre has announced the cast and creative team for Leslye Headland’s BACHELORETTE.

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Cast and Production Team Set for BUILDING THE WALL

Cast and Production Team Set for BUILDING THE WALL Hot

Stage Left Theatre has announced the cast and creative team for the upcoming Chicago premiere of BUILDING THE WALL by Robert Schenkkan.

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Inside BONNIE & CLYDE Part Three: The Dreams of Bonnie Parker

Inside BONNIE & CLYDE Part Three: The Dreams of Bonnie Parker

In this 4-part series, PerformInk takes you inside Kokandy Productions’ BONNIE & CLYDE through blog posts written by the people behind the scenes.

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Breon Arzell and Daniel Kyri On Goals, Creating, Representation, and Self-Care

Breon Arzell and Daniel Kyri On Goals, Creating, Representation, and Self-Care

Breon Arzell and Daniel Kyri are both making their Goodman Theatre debuts in Charles Smith’s Objects in the Mirror. PerformInk’s Kyle Whalen sat down with the duo for a revealing in-depth conversation on life and art.

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Collaboration and Curiosity, Inside the Creative Life of Scott Davis

Collaboration and Curiosity, Inside the Creative Life of Scott Davis

“I feel like the first time you work with a director, you’re designing, you’re doing all the normal stuff, but you’re also learning how to communicate. You’re learning each other’s vocabularies. Which is always real exciting, I mean. It’s just like first dates with people—you don’t know what’s going to happen.”

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At Shattered Globe FOR PETER PAN Is a Family Affair

At Shattered Globe FOR PETER PAN Is a Family Affair

Attend any production of FOR PETER PAN ON HER 70TH BIRTHDAY and you’re guaranteed to witness a deeply intimate play — a gift, in fact — written by playwright Sarah Ruhl specifically for her mother, Kathleen Ruhl.

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Creating 10 OUT OF 12 – Inside a Meta Tech

Creating 10 OUT OF 12 – Inside a Meta Tech

Upon entering the sunny rehearsal space for Theater Wit’s 10 OUT OF 12, I find two of everything: two stage managers at their duplicate tables; two directors alternately sitting back in pensive reflection, then hopping up to offer guidance; two sets of assistant directors noting their mentors’ every move. Watching the preparation of this ambitious play—which details, moment by moment, the process of a tech rehearsal—provides a double image of a singular experience.

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