Review: MOON MAN WALK at Definition Theatre Company

Review: MOON MAN WALK at Definition Theatre Company

Chanell Bell, Debo Balogun. Photo by Joe Mazza/brave lux By Naima Dawson Children of single-parent homes always want to know why they are not privy to a life with both parents under one roof. Not knowing the identity of an absent parent never really settles well with any child, even...

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Definition Preps for MOON MAN WALK

Definition Preps for MOON MAN WALK

Definition Theatre Company has announced the cast and production team for the final production of their 17/18 season, the Chicago Premiere of MOON MAN WALK by James Ijames, directed by Tyla Abercrumbie.

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Definition Theatre Company Announces Casting and Creatives for AN OCTOROON

Definition Theatre Company Announces Casting and Creatives for AN OCTOROON

Definition Theatre Company has announced casting for the first play of its 2017-2018 season, the Chicago premiere of AN OCTOROON by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, produced in association with Goodman Theatre.

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Definition Theatre Announces New Artistic Advisory Members and Chicago Premiere of AN OCTOROON

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 Theatre,...

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Chicago’s Best Shows of 2016

Chicago’s Best Shows of 2016

As an amazing year of performance in Chicago comes to an end, we’re wrapping up our picks for the best productions of 2016. We asked our critics which of the 125 shows we reviewed this year have really stuck with them, and here are their favorites.

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BYHALIA, MISSISSIPPI – Beauty Can be Found in the Unlikeliest of Places

BYHALIA, MISSISSIPPI – Beauty Can be Found in the Unlikeliest of Places

This play shows how wonderfully messy people are. We make mistakes, snap judgements, and have so much more to learn, but, when we find what matters, we’d better fight like hell to keep it in our lives.

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