Review: GUARDS AT THE TAJ at Steppenwolf

Review: GUARDS AT THE TAJ at Steppenwolf

Omar Metwally and Arian Moayed | Michael Brosilow By Tonika Todorova There certainly is captivating beauty in Rajiv Joseph’s GUARDS AT THE TAJ currently to behold at Steppenwolf’s upstairs theatre. But this production isn’t as much about upholding the “true meaning of beauty and the cost of transcendence in a...

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Christine Ebersole to Play One-Night Steppenwolf Concert with Seth Rudetsky

Christine Ebersole to Play One-Night Steppenwolf Concert with Seth Rudetsky

Two-time Tony winner Christine Ebersole will join Steppenfolf’s LookOut summer session in a one-night concert hosted by Seth Rudetsky at the piano, Monday, July 30. Ebersole will present an evening of behind-the-scenes stories of her career through stories and song. She’s best known for appearing on Broadway in 42ND STREET...

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Steppenwolf Announces Summer LookOut Lineup

Steppenwolf Announces Summer LookOut Lineup

Photo: Anne Sheridan Smith, Rob Lindley, and Allison Bazarko Kirk are the vocal trio Foiled Again. Steppenwolf Theatre has announced the summer lineup for its LookOut series, including 20+ artists and groups performing stand-up, theater, concerts, a live podcast, and more. Highlights include Asian American comedy troupe Stir Friday Night,...

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Review: “columbinus” from The Yard at Steppenwolf

Review: “columbinus” from The Yard at Steppenwolf

The death count since Columbine pulses underneath Moe’s production, which begs us (the adults) to join our young people in conversation.

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Steppenwolf Announces 18/19 Season Lineup

Steppenwolf Announces 18/19 Season Lineup

Photo: Tarel Alvin McCraney Steppenwolf Theatre Company’s Artistic Director Anna D. Shapiro and Executive Director David Schmitz have announced the company’s 18/19 season. Featuring seven productions, the 43rd season starts with Pulitzer Prize-winning ensemble member Bruce Norris’s new play, DOWNSTATE, in a co-production with the National Theatre of Great Britain...

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Steppenwolf Adds New Ensemble Members

Steppenwolf Adds New Ensemble Members

Pictured: Celeste M. Cooper and Cliff Chamberlain Steppenwolf Theatre Company Artistic Director Anna D. Shapiro has announced the addition of Celeste M. Cooper and Cliff Chamberlain to the Steppenwolf ensemble. Cooper, a Chicago-based actor, recently performed in Steppenwolf’s production of BLKS and Chamberlain, a regular on the Steppenwolf stage, was recently...

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LookOut Series Announces Spring 2018 Lineup

LookOut Series Announces Spring 2018 Lineup

Steppenwolf has announced the Spring 2018 LookOut series of events — short runs ancillary to the main performance season that feature artists and companies across genre and form. Spring highlights Include “Good Evening with Pat Whalen,” Haven Theatre’s Remount of WE’RE GONNA DIE, a Special Women’s History Month Edition of SHADE:...

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Review: YOU GOT OLDER at Steppenwolf Theatre Company

Review: YOU GOT OLDER at Steppenwolf Theatre Company

Part of what makes Jonathan Berry’s direction stay with you after the show ends is that he allows his actors the space and time to make real discoveries and connections in the moments.

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Steppenwolf: The Next Generation

Steppenwolf: The Next Generation

Some of Steppenwolf’s newest Ensemble Members (and Stars of YOU GOT OLDER) discuss their craft, their company, and their city.

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Steppenwolf’s LookOut Series to Welcome Patti LuPone

Steppenwolf’s LookOut Series to Welcome Patti LuPone

Pictured: Patti LuPone  Steppenwolf’s LookOut Series and Mark Cortale have announced a one-night only event, Monday, March 5th, with Patti LuPone featuring Seth Rudetsky as pianist and host. From the press release: “Two-time Tony and Grammy award winner Patti LuPone performs at Steppenwolf for one night only alongside Sirius XM...

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