Chicago Theatre Workshop has announced the cast for the world premiere comedy IDIOT ACTOR SYNDROME.
Chicago Improv Productions has announced it will retire the Chicago Improv Festival. The annual week of improv shows and workshops first launched 20 years ago. “Over the past 20 years we have achieved all we set out to,” said Executive Director, Jonathan Pitts. “I’m proud that we brought improvisers from...
American Blues Theater has announced the addition of five new ensemble members and one new artistic affiliate.
Though still small and scrappy, Jackalope has become one of the most respected small companies in Chicago, and their cohort of collaborating artists are some of the most sought after in the off-loop scene.
“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?”