Our Gang: Performing and Belonging

Our Gang: Performing and Belonging

Why does it feel so good to be part of a group of creative individuals?

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The Death of Jeff Loeffelholz and Theater’s Ugly Secrets

The Death of Jeff Loeffelholz and Theater’s Ugly Secrets

On June 22, Jeff Loeffelholz was subjected to a humiliating dressing down after 22 years as a standby for the Broadway production of Chicago. One week later, he took his own life.

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theTEN with Leah Morrow

theTEN with Leah Morrow

Jump inside the brains of Chicago theater artists as we ask them 10 questions that were in no way inspired by “Inside the Actor’s Studio.”

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theTEN with Daniel Kyri

theTEN with Daniel Kyri

Pictured: Daniel Kyri Jump inside the brains of Chicago theater artists as we ask them 10 questions that were in no way inspired by “Inside the Actor’s Studio.” What’s the one role/show you’ve always wanted to work on that you haven’t yet? Romeo. I have always, always, always wanted to...

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theTEN with Kamal Angelo Bolden

theTEN with Kamal Angelo Bolden

Pictured: Kamal Angelo Bolden (right) and director Niegel Smith in rehearsal for FATHER COMES HOME FROM THE WARS. Photo by Cody Nieset.  Jump inside the brains of Chicago theater artists as we ask them 10 questions that were in no way inspired by “Inside the Actor’s Studio.” What’s the one...

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theTEN with Isaac Gomez

theTEN with Isaac Gomez

I’m ITCHING to write an adaptation of Three Sisters through the lens of Mexican women.

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theTEN with Izumi Inaba

theTEN with Izumi Inaba

It is rare for me to love or hate one thing permanently.

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theTEN with Lauren Paris

theTEN with Lauren Paris

My dream life career is a naked watercolorist.

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The Sweet Definition of Success

The Sweet Definition of Success

Maybe success is best thought of as a verb rather than a noun.

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Inside MEMPHIS: The Music, with Jermaine Hill

Inside MEMPHIS: The Music, with Jermaine Hill

When I first heard that David Bryan, a founding member of the rock group Bon Jovi, had written a Broadway show – and that the show won four Tony Awards in 2010 – I was intrigued.

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