Steppenwolf Appoints New General Manager

Steppenwolf Appoints New General Manager

Steppenwolf Theatre Company has announced Karena Fiorenza Ingersoll as its new General Manager, beginning in October. “After a thorough and replete search, I couldn’t be more pleased to bring Karena on board. She brings a wealth of experience in strategic financial management, experience in and a passion for Equity, Diversity...

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Additional Casting Announced for Steppenwolf’s THE MINUTES

Additional Casting Announced for Steppenwolf’s THE MINUTES

Pictured: William Petersen. Photo by Leean Torske.  Steppenwolf Theatre Company announced today additional casting for the world premiere of THE MINUTES by ensemble member Tracy Letts. Directed by Artistic Director Anna D. Shapiro, cast to date includes ensemble members Kevin Anderson (Mr. Breeding), James Vincent Meredith (Mr. Blake), Sally Murphy (Ms. Matz)...

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Mariann Mayberry, 1965-2017

Mariann Mayberry, 1965-2017

Mariann was our girl. Funny, strong, unbelievably hard working, she was at the center of who this company is and has always been.

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Steppenwolf Announces Fall Lookout Lineup

Steppenwolf Announces Fall Lookout Lineup

Highlights include the inventive ensemble dance company Lucky Plush Productions, the inaugural Chicago International Latino Theatre Festival, House Theatre’s Kevin O’Donnell and more.

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Review: HIR at Steppenwolf Theatre Company

Review: HIR at Steppenwolf Theatre Company

Taylor Mac credits the seed of inspiration for HIR to the 1997 Steppenwolf production of Sam Shepard’s BURIED CHILD. Coming full circle, HIR is now playing at Steppenwolf. The leap is not that far; just as Shepard’s work is an indicting statement on the modern American family of his time, Steppenwolf’s HIR is most certainly a reflection of Mac’s.

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Teatro Vista’s LA HAVANA MADRID Gets Goodman Run

Teatro Vista’s LA HAVANA MADRID Gets Goodman Run

Pictured: Sandra Delgado. Photo by Joel Maisonet. Teatro Vista’s La Havana Madrid by Sandra Delgado will playt Goodman Theatre this summer, July 21 – August 20, after runs at Steppenwolf and The Miracle Center in Logan Square. Sandra Delgado’s piece is directed by Cheryl Lynn Bruce, inspired by true stories...

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1st Chicago International Latino Theater Launches This Fall

1st Chicago International Latino Theater Launches This Fall

The festival will feature major international companies on the stages of Chicago Shakespeare, Victory Gardens, and Steppenwolf.

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Concert Reading Features Steppenwolf Co-Founder and Broadway Legends

Concert Reading Features Steppenwolf Co-Founder and Broadway Legends

Pictured: Jeff Perry Steppenwolf’s LookOut Series has announced a newly added performance of STANDUP SHAKESPEARE: A Concert Reading with music by Ray Leslee, book by Kenneth Welsh and words by Shakespeare, of course. This event, which is a benefit concert reading for the theater, will feature Steppenwolf co-founder Jeff Perry...

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What the Hell Is Happening with PASS OVER?

What the Hell Is Happening with PASS OVER?

You would think that Steppenwolf just produced the very first play ever about race to be performed in Chicago. Jesus.

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Review: PASS OVER at Steppenwolf

Review: PASS OVER at Steppenwolf

We need to ask ourselves, “do black lives matter?” Because the thought of complacency is frightening for the future of humanity.

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