Hypocrites Announce New Structure, Ensemble, Follow-Up to ALL OUR TRAGIC, and DRACULA at Mercury

Today The Hypocrites announced a new non-profit business model after the company was forced to cancel a portion of their 20th anniversary season.

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Steppenwolf Adds Education Department, Announces Young Adults Offerings

Steppenwolf Theatre Company announced today that it will create a new department, “Steppenwolf Education,” under which the Steppenwolf for Young Adults (SYA) program will be housed. In addition to youth productions, the department will oversee educator training, teen programming and an expanded model for community partnerships, allowing Steppenwolf to reach neighborhoods and communities in new ways.

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Chicago Shakespeare’s Unveils a Partial Season Which Includes Performances in New Yard Theater

Chicago Shakespeare Theater has announced nine productions for the 2017/18 season which includes the introduction of CST’s new and innovative third performance venue, The Yard.

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Writers Announces 17-18 Casts, Added Production Starring Henry Godinez as Don Quixote

Writers Theatre has announced an additional production for the 2017-2018 season – QUIXOTE: ON THE CONQUEST OF SELF, by Mόnica Hoth and Claudio Valdés Kuri, English Translation by Georgina Escobar, directed by Kuri, and featuring Henry Godinez as Don Quixote, September 27 – December 17.

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Definition Theatre Announces New Artistic Advisory Members and Chicago Premiere of AN OCTOROON
Pictured: Definition Theatre Company. Photo by Joe Mazza (Brave Lux Inc). Definition Theatre Company, under the leadership of Artistic Director Tyrone Phillips and Managing Director Neel McNeill, have announced the first play of its 2017-2018 season, the Chicago premiere of AN OCTOROON by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins. Produced in association with Goodman... Read more
Chicago Opera Theater’s 17/18 Season Features New and Rarely-Performed Works

Chicago Opera Theater announced plans today for their 2017/2018 season.

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Paramount Sets Next Season and Directors
Aurora’s Paramount Theatre announced today its season of four musicals slated for the 2017-18 season: MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET, ELF: The Musical, CANARET and ONCE. Paramount Artistic Director Jim Corti will stage Million Dollar Quartet September 13 – October 29. Amber Mak takes the reins of ELF, which is based... Read more
Goodman Announces 17/18 Season, Including Tony-Winning A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE Production
Photo: Director Ivo van Hove, courtesy Goodman Theatre Artistic Director Robert Falls announced today the Goodman Theatre’s 2017/2018 season. “Heroic and hopeful, challenging and illuminating, Goodman Theatre’s 2017/2018 Season is a collection of plays that reflects the times in which we live—powerful works that hold up a mirror to... Read more
Steppenwolf Announces April/May LookOut Events
Steppenwolf has announced its LookOut Series slate of programming for April and May in the 1700 Theatre, curated by Sandra Delgado and Sandra Marquez featuring Chicago-based, Latinx artists. In addition, a second performance of Audra McDonald in Concert has been added at 9pm on May 22nd on the mainstage. Tickets... Read more
Broadway In Chicago Announces Next Season, Featuring THE HUMANS

Broadway In Chicago has announced its next season line-up: SCHOOL OF ROCK, WICKED, THE HUMANS and LOVE NEVER DIES. Two additional shows — IRVING BERLIN’S WHITE CHRISTMAS and MOTOWN THE MUSICAL — will be available for purchase outside of the regular season ticket. Tickets go on sale March 29, but current subscribers can renew subscriptions starting today.

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