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Pride Films and Plays Announces Cast and Designers for I KNOW MY OWN HEART

Pride Films and Plays Announces Cast and Designers for I KNOW MY OWN HEART

Pride Films and Plays has announced the cast and design team for the US premiere of I KNOW MY OWN HEART by Irish-Canadian author Emma Donoghue. Directed by Elizabeth Swanson, the production features Vahishta Vafadari, Jessie Ellingsen, Eleanor Katz, and Lauren Grace Thompson. Pictured: Top – Jessie Ellingsen (left), Eleanor Katz...

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Organic Announces 2019 Season

Organic Announces 2019 Season

Organic Theater Company has announced its 2019 season.

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Chicago Theatre Workshop Launches Developmental Lab Series with IDIOT ACTOR SYNDROME

Chicago Theatre Workshop Launches Developmental Lab Series with IDIOT ACTOR SYNDROME

Chicago Theatre Workshop has announced the cast for the world premiere comedy IDIOT ACTOR SYNDROME.

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Chicago Improv Festival Shutters

Chicago Improv Festival Shutters

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...

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Red Tape Announces IN THE BLOOD Cast

Red Tape Announces IN THE BLOOD Cast

Red Tape Theatre has announced the cast for Suzan-Lori Parks’ IN THE BLOOD.

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Cast and Designers Announced for MIKE PENCE SEX DREAM

Cast and Designers Announced for MIKE PENCE SEX DREAM

First Floor Theater has announced the cast and design team for MIKE PENCE SEX DREAM.

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American Blues Welcomes New Ensemble Members and Artistic Affiliate

American Blues Welcomes New Ensemble Members and Artistic Affiliate

American Blues Theater has announced the addition of five new ensemble members and one new artistic affiliate. 

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Jackalope Enters Its Second Decade a Leader in New Play Development

Jackalope Enters Its Second Decade a Leader in New Play Development

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.

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Chicago Theatre Standards in Action with Citadel’s SEX WITH STRANGERS

Chicago Theatre Standards in Action with Citadel’s SEX WITH STRANGERS

“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.'”

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Steppenwolf: The Next Generation

Steppenwolf: The Next Generation

Some of Steppenwolf’s newest Ensemble Members (and Stars of YOU GOT OLDER) discuss their craft, their company, and their city.

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This Place Exists for Other People — a Conversation With Will Davis

This Place Exists for Other People — a Conversation With Will Davis

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?”

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