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Court Announces Their FIVE GUYS NAMED MOE

Court Announces Their FIVE GUYS NAMED MOE

Court Theatre has announced the cast for their season opener, FIVE GUYS NAMED MOE by Clarke Peters, directed by Ron OJ Parson. Felicia P. Fields is Associate Director and music direction is by Abdul Hamid Royal. The musical, which features Louis Jordan’s greatest hits, runs September 7 – October 8.

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Lookingglass Announces Complete Cast for HARD TIMES

Lookingglass Announces Complete Cast for HARD TIMES

Lookingglass Theatre Company has announced the complete cast and creatives for the return of the HARD TIMES, adapted and directed by Artistic Director and Ensemble Member Heidi Stillman from the book by Charles Dickens and in association with The Actors Gymnasium.

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Casting Announced for Bluebird Arts’ CLEVER LITTLE LIES

Casting Announced for Bluebird Arts’ CLEVER LITTLE LIES

Pictured: Alyssa Ratkovich Bluebird Arts’ midwest premiere of Joe DiPietro’s Off-Broadway hit CLEVER LITTLE LIES, directed by Luda Lopatina Solomon, plays the Athenaeum’s Studio 2 this November. The cast includes Lawrence Garner (Bill Sr.), Kathleen Burke (Alice), Andrew Garcia (Billy), and Alyssa Ratkovich (Jane). Jaimelyn Gray is the production manager and Karly...

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Strawdog Has Its BARBECUE Cast and Creatives

Strawdog Has Its BARBECUE Cast and Creatives Hot

Strawdog Theatre Company and Artistic Directors Michael Dailey, Heath Hays and Anderson Lawfer have announced the cast and creatives for the first production in their 17/18 season, BARBECUE by Robert O’Hara.

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Teatro Vista’s LA HAVANA MADRID Gets Goodman Run

Teatro Vista’s LA HAVANA MADRID Gets Goodman Run

Pictured: Sandra Delgado. Photo by Joel Maisonet. Teatro Vista’s La Havana Madrid by Sandra Delgado will playt Goodman Theatre this summer, July 21 – August 20, after runs at Steppenwolf and The Miracle Center in Logan Square. Sandra Delgado’s piece is directed by Cheryl Lynn Bruce, inspired by true stories...

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First Folio Has Its AS YOU LIKE IT Cast and Creatives

First Folio Has Its AS YOU LIKE IT Cast and Creatives Hot

First Folio Theatre has announced the cast for their summer production of Shakespeare’s AS YOU LIKE IT. 

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Breon Arzell and Daniel Kyri On Goals, Creating, Representation, and Self-Care

Breon Arzell and Daniel Kyri On Goals, Creating, Representation, and Self-Care

Breon Arzell and Daniel Kyri are both making their Goodman Theatre debuts in Charles Smith’s Objects in the Mirror. PerformInk’s Kyle Whalen sat down with the duo for a revealing in-depth conversation on life and art.

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Collaboration and Curiosity, Inside the Creative Life of Scott Davis

Collaboration and Curiosity, Inside the Creative Life of Scott Davis

“I feel like the first time you work with a director, you’re designing, you’re doing all the normal stuff, but you’re also learning how to communicate. You’re learning each other’s vocabularies. Which is always real exciting, I mean. It’s just like first dates with people—you don’t know what’s going to happen.”

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At Shattered Globe FOR PETER PAN Is a Family Affair

At Shattered Globe FOR PETER PAN Is a Family Affair

Attend any production of FOR PETER PAN ON HER 70TH BIRTHDAY and you’re guaranteed to witness a deeply intimate play — a gift, in fact — written by playwright Sarah Ruhl specifically for her mother, Kathleen Ruhl.

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Creating 10 OUT OF 12 – Inside a Meta Tech

Creating 10 OUT OF 12 – Inside a Meta Tech

Upon entering the sunny rehearsal space for Theater Wit’s 10 OUT OF 12, I find two of everything: two stage managers at their duplicate tables; two directors alternately sitting back in pensive reflection, then hopping up to offer guidance; two sets of assistant directors noting their mentors’ every move. Watching the preparation of this ambitious play—which details, moment by moment, the process of a tech rehearsal—provides a double image of a singular experience.

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