Chicago Opera Theater Has Its Cast and Creatives for THE PERFECT AMERICAN by Philip Glass

Chicago Opera Theater Has Its Cast and Creatives for THE PERFECT AMERICAN by Philip Glass

Chicago Opera Theatre has announced the cast for the Chicago premiere of Phillip Glass’ THE PERFECT AMERICAN based on American novelist Peter Stephan Jungk’s 2001 novel, “Der König von Amerika.”

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BLOOD AT THE ROOT Has Its Cast and Production Team

BLOOD AT THE ROOT Has Its Cast and Production Team

Jackalope Theatre Company and The Yard have announced the cast and production team for BLOOD AT THE ROOT by Dominique Morisseau.

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Cast and Creatives Announced for NOT ABOUT NIGHTINGALES

Cast and Creatives Announced for NOT ABOUT NIGHTINGALES

Raven Theatre has announced the cast and production team for their spring production of Tennessee Williams’ NOT ABOUT NIGHTINGALES.

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Chicago’s HAMILTON Announces Next Burr

Chicago’s HAMILTON Announces Next Burr

Producer Jeffrey Seller announced this morning that Tony Award nominee Daniel Breaker will replace Wayne Brady in the Chicago company of HAMILTON as Aaron Burr. He will begin performances on Tuesday, April 11. Brady’s run as Burr is ending as previously scheduled. Breaker received a Tony Award nomination for his...

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Cole, Morton, Mahoney, Letts, Landau Highlight Steppenwolf’s 17/18 Season

Cole, Morton, Mahoney, Letts, Landau Highlight Steppenwolf’s 17/18 Season

Steppenwolf Theatre Company Artistic Director Anna D. Shapiro and Executive Director David Schmitz announced today the 2017/18 Season.

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Yale Awards Ike Holter $165,000 Windham-Campbell Prize

Yale Awards Ike Holter $165,000 Windham-Campbell Prize

Yale University announced today that Chicago playwright Ike Holter (HIT THE WALL, EXIT STRATEGY, THE WOLF AT THE END OF THE BLOCK) is one of eight recipients of the Windham-Campbell Prizes for “literary achievement or promise.” The Windham-Campbell Prizes were founded in 2013 by novelist Donald Windham in memory of...

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Neo-Futurists Name Late Night Show

Neo-Futurists Name Late Night Show

Pictured: Audience featuring Kurt Chiang. Photo by Evan Hanover. The Neo-Futurists in Chicago, along with the New York and the San Francisco companies, have announced the new name of their late night shows, following founder Greg Allen’s revocation of the trademark license for Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind last November. The...

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Porchlight Music Theatre Announces 17/18 Season

Porchlight Music Theatre Announces 17/18 Season

Michael Weber, artistic director of Porchlight Music Theatre, is proud to announce Porchlight Music Theatre’s 2017 – 2018 season which includes mainstage production of BILLY ELLIOT, MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG and MEMPHIS and the continuation of Porchlight Revisits and New Faces Sing Broadway. Porchlight Mainstage and Porchlight Revisits productions take...

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Lookingglass Announces 30th Season and Featured Casting

Lookingglass Announces 30th Season and Featured Casting

Ensemble Member David Schwimmer will return to direct a Kevin Douglas’ world premiere comedy PLANTATION!

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