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New Colony Announces FUN HARMLESS WARMACHINE Cast & Staff

New Colony Announces FUN HARMLESS WARMACHINE Cast & Staff

(left to right) Daniel Chenard, Robert Koon, Londen Shannon and Ayanna Bria Bakari. Photo by Joe Mazza/Brave Lux. The New Colony has announced casting for its world premiere season opener, FUN HARMLESS WARMACHINE, an exploration of online masculinity cults written by Co-Artistic Director Fin Coe and directed by James Fleming. FUN HARMLESS WARMACHINE will feature...

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First Floor Sets Next Season

First Floor Sets Next Season

MIKE PENCE SEX DREAM is a romantic travesty exploring the depths to which one man’s self-loathing can drag him.

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Northlight Welcomes First-Ever Artistic Fellow

Northlight Welcomes First-Ever Artistic Fellow

Northlight Theatre has named its first-ever artistic fellow.

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Gift Theatre Welcomes New Ensemble Member

Gift Theatre Welcomes New Ensemble Member

The Gift Theatre welcomes its newest ensemble member.

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Chicago Theatre Workshop Hosts Sing-Along for DISASTER Musical

Chicago Theatre Workshop Hosts Sing-Along for DISASTER Musical

Chicago Theatre Workshop is bringing back the earthquakes, tidal waves, and towering infernos with a special filmed version of its production of DISASTER.

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American Blues Theater Announces Cast and Creative Team for FLYIN’ WEST

American Blues Theater Announces Cast and Creative Team for FLYIN’ WEST

Set in 1898, FLYIN’ WEST is the story of Black women pioneers who settled in the town of Nicodemus, Kansas.

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Eclectic Full Contact Theatre Announces Casting for DEAR BRUTUS

Eclectic Full Contact Theatre Announces Casting for DEAR BRUTUS

Eclectic Full Contact Theatre has announced casting for DEAR BRUTUS by J. M. Barry, surrounding a mysterious country house where the guests explore the temptations within its surrounding woods. This seldom-produced fable for adults from the author of Peter Pan will be directed by Co-Artistic Director Katherine Seigel. Seigel’s Cast includes...

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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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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.

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