Shattered Globe Theatre has announced the Chicago premiere of Will Snider’s HOW TO USE A KNIFE.
Blank Theatre Company, a new non-equity storefront theatre company, has announced their inaugural two-production season. This fall, the company will produce the 1890s-set teen rebellion rock musical SPRING AWAKENING, directed by Co-Artistic Director Danny Kapinos with choreography by Britta Lynn Schlitt. SPRING AWAKENING will play Jackelope’s Frontier venue September 6...
Artistic Director Robert Falls has announced Goodman Theatre’s upcoming 14-play line-up, including 5 world premieres.
Robert Cuccioli and Samantha Hill lead the cast as Emile de Becque and Ensign Nellie Forbush. Cuccioli is a Tony Award nominee and Drama Desk, Outer Critics Circle, and Joseph Jefferson Award-winner for the title roles in JEKYLL AND HYDE. Hill opened the 2013 Broadway revival of LES MISÉRABLES as Cosette.
Pictured: Sam Bianchini Ghostlight Ensemble has announced the cast and production team for Oscar Wilde’s AN IDEAL HUSBAND. Directed by Holly Robinson, the production features Sam Bianchini (Mrs. Cheveley), Richard Engling (Lord Caversham), Alex Ireys (Lord Goring), Song Marshall (Lady Basildon), Allison McCorkle (Mrs. Marchmont), Halie Merrill (Mabel Chiltern), Stephanie Monday...
“Only then did we start to explore the transitions in which Laura Eason gives us the repeated stage direction: ‘clothes come off, sex is imminent.'”
As American Theater Company prepares for its 33rd season, Kyle Whalen sits down with Artistic Director Will Davis to talk his creative process, and about the season’s theme “what does it mean to be an American?”
An in-depth conversation with the boisterously honest and unapologetically opinionated Chicago-based playwright.