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TimeLine Announces Company and Board Additions

TimeLine Announces Company and Board Additions

TimeLine Theatre Company has announced the addition of several new artists and community leaders to its ranks.

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Strawdog Has Its THE REVOLUTIONISTS Cast and Design Team

Strawdog Has Its THE REVOLUTIONISTS Cast and Design Team

Strawdog Theatre Company has announced the cast and design team THE REVOLUTIONISTS by Lauren M. Gunderson.

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Goodman Names Playwrights Unit Members, Opens Submissions for Maggio Directing Fellowship

Goodman Names Playwrights Unit Members, Opens Submissions for Maggio Directing Fellowship

The residency culminates in a public staged reading of each new play in Summer 2019.

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Factory Theater Announces THE DARKNESS AFTER DAWN Cast and Design Team

Factory Theater Announces THE DARKNESS AFTER DAWN Cast and Design Team

The Factory Theater has announced the cast and design team for the first show of its 26th season, THE DARKNESS AFTER DAWN by Co-Artistic Director Manny Tamayo.

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MPAACT Announces Cast for World Premiere of BLACK & BLUE

MPAACT Announces Cast for World Premiere of BLACK & BLUE

Pictured: Juwan Lockett MPAACT has announced the world premiere of Shepsu Aakhu’s BLACK & BLUE, directed by Andrea J. Dymond, and featuring Juwan Lockett & Justin Walker. Davoe Sexton and Jayson Rabedeau patrol the notorious neighborhood on Chicago’s long-neglected south-east side. The area is known to locals as “Terror Town.” As veteran...

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Goodman Announces New Stages Festival Casts

Goodman Announces New Stages Festival Casts

Goodman Theatre has announced casting for the three developmental productions featured in the 15th annual New Stages Festival. The three plays, which are staged in repertory following two weeks of rehearsal, include “There’s Always the Hudson” by Paola Lázaro-Muñoz, directed by Jess McLeod; “Felons and Familias” by Sandra Delgado, directed...

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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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