Sideshow Has Its “HeLa” Cast and Design Team

Sideshow Has Its “HeLa” Cast and Design Team

Sideshow Theatre Company has announced the cast and design team for “HeLa.”

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Three Premieres Make Up Sideshow Theatre’s 18–19 Season

Three Premieres Make Up Sideshow Theatre’s 18–19 Season

Sideshow Theatre Company has announced the lineup for its 2018-19 season.

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Review: TILIKUM – Sideshow Theatre Company at Victory Gardens

Review: TILIKUM – Sideshow Theatre Company at Victory Gardens

TILIKUM is a game-changer, a masterfully written, sophisticated play full of subtleties and brutalities told in a refreshingly unique method, performed by a cast of talented actors that clearly trust each other enough to tackle such electrifying material. TILIKUM is worth your time and money, as I guarantee that you will not see anything else like it this year.

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Sideshow Announces Freshness Initiative Playwrights, New Ensemble Members

Sideshow Announces Freshness Initiative Playwrights, New Ensemble Members

Sideshow Theatre Company has announced the newest playwrights chosen for its annual “Freshness Initiative,” the company’s commissioning and new play development program, now in its fourth year. The 2018 Freshness Initiative will feature PRO-AM, written by Brynne Frauenhoffer and directed by Regina Victor and LORCA PLAY written by Ariel Zetina...

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Cast and Design Team Announces for Sideshow’s YOU FOR ME FOR YOU

Cast and Design Team Announces for Sideshow’s YOU FOR ME FOR YOU

Pictured: John Lu and Jin Park Sideshow Theatre Company has announced the cast and creative team for its Chicago premiere of Mia Chung’s  YOU FOR ME FOR YOU, directed by artistic associate Elly Green. The production features ensemble member Katy Carolina Collins with Patrick Agada, Gordon Chow, Helen Joo Lee, John Lu...

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Line-Up Announced for Sideshow Theatre’s 2017-18 Season

Line-Up Announced for Sideshow Theatre’s 2017-18 Season

Pictured: Playwright Mia Chung Sideshow Theatre Company has announced the line-up for its 2017-18 Season, launching next spring with the Chicago premiere of Mia Chung’s YOU FOR ME FOR YOU, directed by artistic associate Elly Green. The season concludes next summer with the world premiere of Kristiana Rae Colón’s TILIKUM,...

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Sideshow’s TRUTH AND RECONCILIATION Asks Hard Questions

Sideshow’s TRUTH AND RECONCILIATION Asks Hard Questions

Perhaps it’s just art naturally reflecting reality, but in the short time since the election, there seems to be a refreshing and exciting move in Chicago theater towards work that expects an audience to think.

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TRUTH AND RECONCILIATION Has Its Cast of 22 and Production Team

TRUTH AND RECONCILIATION Has Its Cast of 22 and Production Team

Sideshow Theatre Company has announced the 22 person cast and production team for the U.S. premiere of TRUTH AND RECONCILIATION by Debbie Tucker Green.

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GIVE IT ALL BACK Explores Pressures of the Public Gaze

GIVE IT ALL BACK Explores Pressures of the Public Gaze

Calamity West’s new play, GIVE IT ALL BACK, explores that great conflict between art and success. In the arts, whether or not a public life is part of our intention, whether or not we’ve truly considered celebrity, a certain amount of success will grant you fame, and with it, a unique brand of widespread recognition.

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Sideshow Announces Casting for GIVE IT ALL BACK by Calamity West

Sideshow Announces Casting for GIVE IT ALL BACK by Calamity West

Cast of Sideshow Theatre Company’s world premiere of GIVE IT ALL BACK Sideshow Theatre Company has announced casting for the world premiere of GIVE IT ALL BACK by Calamity West, directed by artistic associate Marti Lyons. The production will feature Matt Fletcher, Andrew Goetten, McKenzie Chinn, Lindsey Kite, Paloma Nozicka,...

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