Cast and Production Team Set for SPEECH & DEBATE

Cast and Production Team Set for SPEECH & DEBATE

Pictured: Trevor Bates  Brown Paper Box Co. has announced the cast and production team for Stephen Karam’s SPEECH & DEBATE. Directed by Board President David Lipschutz, the production features Trevor Bates (Howie), Elise Marie Davis (Teacher/Reporter), Darren Patin (Solomon), and Deanalís Resto (Diwata). Pictured (l-r): Trevor Bates, Deanalís Resto, Darren Patin and Elise...

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Albany Park Theater Project, Chicago Danztheatre Ensemble & More Land $50K MacArthur Grants

Albany Park Theater Project, Chicago Danztheatre Ensemble & More Land $50K MacArthur Grants

The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation awarded grants yesterday to nine Chicago arts and culture organizations for diverse artistic exchanges in eight countries, including Mexico, South Africa, Sri Lanka, and the United Kingdom.

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A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE – St. Louis EPA

AUDITION DATE Saturday, November 18, 2017 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM Callbacks will be held November 19th. APPOINTMENTS To schedule an appointment email carrie@twstl.org CONTRACT SPT SPT Level 1; $245/week minimum SEEKING Male and Female actors for upcoming production of A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE. See breakdown for details. PREPARATION: Sides...

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The 2017 Equity Jeff Award Winners

The 2017 Equity Jeff Award Winners

The 49th Annual Equity Jeff Awards honored last seasons achievements in Chicago theater Monday night at Drury Lane Oakbrook. “Sweeney Todd” at Paramount was the most honored production of the evening, earning five trophies, including the best Production-Musical-Large.

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Cody Estle Named Raven’s New Artistc Director

Cody Estle Named Raven’s New Artistc Director

Raven Theatre has announced the appointment of a new artistic director.

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Lifeline Welcomes New Ensemble Members

Lifeline Welcomes New Ensemble Members

Lifeline Theatre has announced the addition of six new members to its artistic ensemble.

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“Everyone Knows” — the Unchecked Abuse of Power at Writers Theatre

“Everyone Knows” — the Unchecked Abuse of Power at Writers Theatre

From off-hand sexual comments to egregious propositions, the environment at Writers is one that is often described as sexually-charged, led by the otherwise well-respected co-founder of the 25-year-old company.

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Review – BOB: A LIFE IN FIVE ACTS at The Comrades

Review – BOB: A LIFE IN FIVE ACTS at The Comrades

When you walk into the Apollo Studio theater to see BOB: A LIFE IN FIVE ACTS, you are greeted with an appealingly simple set that evokes road trips and sixties nostalgia.

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Review: WELCOME TO JESUS at American Theater Company

Review: WELCOME TO JESUS at American Theater Company

With the recent controversy surrounding football players kneeling for the national anthem, one particular counterargument has emerged.

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Chicago Comedy Film Festival Pulls Andy Dick Documentary

Chicago Comedy Film Festival Pulls Andy Dick Documentary

The Chicago Comedy Film Festival has decided to pull the film Everybody Has An Andy Dick Story from festival programming.

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