Steep’s 17-18 Season Has Akhtar, West, Stephens, and Skinner

Steep’s 17-18 Season Has Akhtar, West, Stephens, and Skinner

Steep Theatre Company has announced their upcoming season, with a formidable slate of playwrights and directors.

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Steep Has Cast & Staff for U.S. Premiere of LELA & CO.

Steep Has Cast & Staff for U.S. Premiere of LELA & CO.

Steep Theatre’s U.S. Premiere of Cordelia Lynn’s LELA & CO., directed by Robin Witt, will feature Cruz Gonzalez-Cadel and Chris Chmelik.

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Steep Announces Cast and Production Team for HOOKMAN

Steep Announces Cast and Production Team for HOOKMAN

Steep Theatre Company has announced the cast and production team for the Midwest premiere of Lauren Yee’s HOOKMAN.

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Steep’s EARTHQUAKES IN LONDON Is a Long and Uneven Journey

Steep’s EARTHQUAKES IN LONDON Is a Long and Uneven Journey

Over the course of Mike Bartlett’s three-hour play EARTHQUAKES IN LONDON, now in its U.S. premiere at Steep Theatre Company, he attempts to tackle themes both universal—quite literally atmospheric and cosmological—and personal.

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Deaf Theater and Arts Company Launches in Chicago

Deaf Theater and Arts Company Launches in Chicago

This summer, Chicago will be getting its first look at a new arts organization focused on bridging the Deaf and hearing communities.

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Cast and Production Team Announced For EARTHQUAKES IN LONDON

Cast and Production Team Announced For EARTHQUAKES IN LONDON

Pictured: Lucy Carapetyan. Steep Theatre has announced the cast and production team for the U.S. production of Mike Bartlett’s EARTHQUAKES IN LONDON. Directed by Jonathan Berry, this large ensemble production features Steep Company Members Lucy Carapetyan, Patricia Donegan, Alex Gillmor, Nick Horst, Cindy Marker, Peter Moore and Jim Poole. Guest artists includes Indra Andreshak,...

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Inside WASTWATER Part 4: Dramaturgy

Inside WASTWATER Part 4: Dramaturgy

In this 4-part feature, PerformInk continues its INSIDE series and takes you behind the scenes of Steep’s production of WASTWATER, directed by Robin Witt.

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Great Acting Serves Disjointed Vignettes in WASTWATER

Great Acting Serves Disjointed Vignettes in WASTWATER

Sometimes the rain stops just as you are about to see a play in which all three scenes mention the rain just stopping and the play is called WASTWATER and it’s set in England where very often it rains for a long time …

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Inside WASTWATER Part 3: Sound

Inside WASTWATER Part 3: Sound

My favorite thing about designing sound is that it exists for an audience in a primal, subliminal way. They can’t see or touch it, but it’s intertwined with all of our perceptions of reality and being.

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Steep Theatre to Host Simon Stephens in July

Steep Theatre to Host Simon Stephens in July

Playwright Simon Stephens. Photo by Kevin Cummins Steep Theatre is bringing Tony Award winner and Steep Associate Playwright Simon Stephens to Chicago July 21st – 25th coinciding with the U.S premiere of his play WASTWATER.  This marks the second time Stephens has visited Steep and his first visit since becoming an associate...

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