Latest news View all
City Lit Announces ARMS AND THE MAN Cast

City Lit Announces ARMS AND THE MAN Cast

Brian Pastor’s production will mark the first time City Lit has produced a Shaw play.

Read more
Raven Has Its CRUMBS FROM THE TABLE OF JOY Cast and Designers

Raven Has Its CRUMBS FROM THE TABLE OF JOY Cast and Designers

Raven Theatre has announced casting for CRUMBS FROM THE TABLE OF JOY.

Read more
Citadel Theatre Announces 18/19 Season Lineup

Citadel Theatre Announces 18/19 Season Lineup

Citadel Theatre Company has announced its 16th season.

Read more
Jackalope Announces 18-19 Season

Jackalope Announces 18-19 Season

Jackalope Theatre Company has announced its 11th season. The season begins in October with the world premiere of IN THE CANYON by company member Calamity West, which deals with abortion rights, charting a course from now until 2067, as society destructs and a resistance is born. Elly Green directs. Following...

Read more
About Face Announces 18-19 Season

About Face Announces 18-19 Season

Pictured: Harrison David Rivers | Richard Dodds About Face Theatre has announced its 23rd season, kicking off this fall with the Chicago premiere of the political romance THIS BITTER EARTH by Harrison David Rivers, directed by Mikael Burke, recipient of the 2017 Princess Grace Award in Theatre. The 2018-2019 season continues...

Read more
Chicago Shakespeare Announces NELL GWYNN Cast

Chicago Shakespeare Announces NELL GWYNN Cast

Photo: Timothy Edward Kane is King Charles II and Scarlett Strallen is Nell Gwynn in Chicago Shakespeare Theater’s production of NELL GWYNN  Chicago Shakespeare Theater has announced the cast for the U.S. premiere of Jessica Swale’s comedy NELL GWYNN, running September 20 – November 4 in the Courtyard Theater. The music- and dance-filled play...

Read more
Angel Ysaguirre Appointed Executive Director of Court Theatre

Angel Ysaguirre Appointed Executive Director of Court Theatre

Court Theatre has appointed Angel Ysaguirre to the position of executive director, effective Sept. 4.

Read more
Profiles View all
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.'”

Read more
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.

Read more
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?”

Read more
First Drafts, Focus, and Faith: Getting Candid with Calamity West

First Drafts, Focus, and Faith: Getting Candid with Calamity West

An in-depth conversation with the boisterously honest and unapologetically opinionated Chicago-based playwright.

Read more