Steppenwolf Announces Casting for First Four Shows of 18/19 Season

Steppenwolf Announces Casting for First Four Shows of 18/19 Season

Pictured: Sandra Marquez, who will direct the world premiere of “La Ruta,” and perform in “A Doll’s House, Part 2” as Nora. Steppenwolf has announced casting and directors for the first four shows of its 2018/19 season: “Downstate” a world by Pulitzer Prize-winning ensemble member Bruce Norris; “Familiar” by Danai...

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D. Nicholas Rudall, Founding Artistic Director of Court Theatre, Dies at 78

D. Nicholas Rudall, Founding Artistic Director of Court Theatre, Dies at 78

Actor, director, writer, and professor D. Nicholas Rudall has passed away at age 78 to complications from colon and liver cancer.

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Black Button Announces NIGHTMARES AND NIGHTCAPS Cast and Design Team

Black Button Announces NIGHTMARES AND NIGHTCAPS Cast and Design Team

Black Button Eyes Productions has announced casting for the world premiere of NIGHTMARES AND NIGHTCAPS.

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Teatro Vista Announces 18-19 Season, Return of LA HAVANA MADRID

Teatro Vista Announces 18-19 Season, Return of LA HAVANA MADRID

Sandra Delgado, creator of LA HAVANA MADRID, plays the title character in the world premiere. Photo by Joel Maisonet. Teatro Vista has announced their 2018-2019 season. “American Jornalero,” a Chicago premiere by Ed Cardona Jr., is the fall opener as part of the Chicago Latino International Theatre Festival. It’s about a group...

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Cast and Design Team Set for TRES BANDIDOS

Cast and Design Team Set for TRES BANDIDOS

Pictured (l-r): Guy Wicke, Joe Lino, and Cody Lucas.  The Agency Theater Collective has announced the cast and production team for the world premiere of Cody Lucas’ TRES BANDIDOS. Directed by Cordie Nelson, and Jack Schultz, the production features Lucas (Luke), Guy Wicke (Shep), and Joe Lino (David). The production...

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Review: DON’T SMOKE IN BED at Chimera Ensemble

Review: DON’T SMOKE IN BED at Chimera Ensemble

Can you endure despite the pressures, or are you forced to fall into the traps society lays for you?

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Griffin Announces THE HARVEST Cast and Production Team

Griffin Announces THE HARVEST Cast and Production Team

Griffin Theatre Company has announced the cast and production team for the Chicago premiere of THE HARVEST by Samuel D. Hunter.

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Review: THE GREEN BAY TREE at Pride Films and Plays

Review: THE GREEN BAY TREE at Pride Films and Plays

Noël Huntzinger’s costumes of Pride Films and Plays production of THE GREEN BAY TREE are well-curated, with specificity of era and a nuanced eye for color and shape. Beyond that, this production of the iconic script is full of missed opportunities.

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Review: GUARDS AT THE TAJ at Steppenwolf

Review: GUARDS AT THE TAJ at Steppenwolf

Omar Metwally and Arian Moayed | Michael Brosilow By Tonika Todorova There certainly is captivating beauty in Rajiv Joseph’s GUARDS AT THE TAJ currently to behold at Steppenwolf’s upstairs theatre. But this production isn’t as much about upholding the “true meaning of beauty and the cost of transcendence in a...

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Eclipse Has Its BUS STOP Cast and Production Team

Eclipse Has Its BUS STOP Cast and Production Team

Eclipse Theatre Company has announced the cast and creative team for William Inge’s BUS STOP. 

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