Promethean Announces EURYDICE’s Cast and Creative Team

Promethean Announces EURYDICE’s Cast and Creative Team

Pictured: Janeane Bowlware  Promethean Theatre Ensemble has announced the cast and creative team for Sarah Ruhl’s EURYDICE. Directed by Nicole Hand, the production features Janeane Bowlware (Eurydice), Jordan Golding (Orpheus), Sandy Elias (Eurydice’s Father), Jared Dennis (Nasty/Interesting Man), Susie Griffith (Big Stone), Meghann Tabor* (Little Stone), Brendan Hutt* (Loud Stone)....

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Renowned Casting Director and Actor Jane Alderman Dies

Renowned Casting Director and Actor Jane Alderman Dies

Jane Alderman loved actors. The great ones, the talented but undisciplined ones, the undiscovered ones and the ones that were better off becoming a stage manager. She was expert at bluntly, but with great empathy, telling actors the bad news that they had not gotten a part.

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No Pay, No License, No Refunds, No Equity Bond for Musically Human

No Pay, No License, No Refunds, No Equity Bond for Musically Human

Maybe we should have stopped and asked why they were moving here.

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Theatre at the Center Announces ANNIE WARBUCKS Cast

Theatre at the Center Announces ANNIE WARBUCKS Cast

Pictured: Emily Zimmerman. Theatre at the Center has announced casting for its holiday production of ANNIE WARBUCKS. The sequel to the 1977 Tony-Award Winner ANNIE. Directed and choreographed by Linda Fortunato, the production features Emily Zimmerman (Annie) David Girolmo (Oliver Warbucks), Elizabeth Telford (Grace), Iris Lieberman (Commissioner Doyle), Heidi Kettenring (Mrs....

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Steep Extends BOBBIE CLEARLY 

Steep Extends BOBBIE CLEARLY 

Steep Theatre has announced it’ll extend BOBBIE CLEARLY by two weeks. Slated to originally close November 5th the show will now run till November 19th.  Directed by Josh Sobel, the production features Melissa Reiner, Nick Host, Joel Reitsma, McKenzie Chinn, David Fisch, Roy Gonzalez, Tom Jansson, Erika Napoletano, Paloma Nozicka,...

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Chicago Inclusion Project Partners With Hypocrites

Chicago Inclusion Project Partners With Hypocrites

Pictured: Emjoy Gavino The Chicago Inclusion Project Founder and Producer Emjoy Gavino announced today a new partnership between The Chicago Inclusion Project, a collective dedicated to championing inclusion and diversity in Chicago theater, and The Hypocrites. The new partnership will expand on TCIP’s casting consultation initiative, launched earlier this year....

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Joseph Drummond to Receive Corona Award

Joseph Drummond to Receive Corona Award

Eclipse Theatre Company announces its Eighth Annual Corona Award, to be presented to Joseph Drummond, recently retired Goodman Theatre Production Stage Manager of 42 years.

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New Board Leadership at Steppenwolf

New Board Leadership at Steppenwolf

After 7 years, Nora Daley will step down for Eric Lefkofsky, venture capitalist and co-founder of Groupon, to come in as the new Board Chair.

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Managing and New Play Development Directors Appointed at Route 66

Managing and New Play Development Directors Appointed at Route 66

Route 66 Theatre Company announced today the appointment Rachel Wendte and Deborah Blumenthal as its new Managing Director and New Play Development Director, respectively.

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The 2016 Equity Jeff Award Winners Are…

The 2016 Equity Jeff Award Winners Are…

The Best Ensemble Jeff Award-Winning Cast of The House Theater’s UNITED FLIGHT 232, which also won the Best Play: Midsize Award, in the presence of a flight 232 survivor who was in the audience. (Michael Brosilow)   The 48th Annual Equity Jeff Awards were held at Drury Lane Oakbrook on...

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