Getting Out of Our Own Way: Embracing Vulnerability

Inner Mission May 27, 2016 0

In order to use our gifts we have to be both willing and able to allow ourselves to be seen. For most of us, showing the world what we consider to be our least attractive traits is damn hard. Read more

What’s With Those Reviews? Hot

Staff Picks May 25, 2016 3

When we started planning the new PerformInk, it was very clear to us that... Read more

Women’s Voices in Storefront Theater

Strickly Speaking May 19, 2016 0

Are we creating a culture where men working in the arts are encouraged to... Read more

Archive of Filmed Chicago-Area Theater Productions Launches

News May 17, 2016 2

Through agreements with Chicago Public Library and Actors’ Equity, the Chicago Film Archive of... Read more

Bring Your Own Theater – Creating with the Community

Profiles May 15, 2016 0

Photo: Best Of BYOT (L-R) Lisa VanAusdall, Vinny Greco, Laura Rupert, Rachel Silvert  By Abigail... Read more
RENT Serves Up ‘Honest Living’ at Metropolis
"Honest living! Honest living!" an ensemble member cries out, miming a window washer in this setting of grimy, mid-AIDS...
JOHANNA FAUSTUS Is a Cloudy Adaptation
Armed with innovative storytelling tools, the Hypocrites can transport you through time and space with simple, committed magic, often...
DEATH AND HOUDINI Still Daring as Hell
At the House, they take great care of their audience. I usually shrink down in my seat at the...
Hilarious ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS Is Not to Be Missed
Richard Bean's ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS—based on the 18th-century commedia dell'arte play The Servent of Two Masters by Carlo...
Passionate Actors Drive HAYMARKET
Underscore Theatre Company has put a beast of a show together in this world premiere musical/song cycle about this...
TWISTED KNOTS Delivers Honest Laughs
Unlike today, the working men of the 60s were not allowed to display vulnerability in their careers or marriage....