When a theater company boasts of their “trashy and stupid‚” aesthetic, you really have no idea what you’re in for. Which makes sense, given Factory’s mission of an “unexpected, unapologetic theatrical experience.”
The Factory Theater has announced the cast and production team for the world premiere of CAPTAIN STEVE’S CARING KINGDOM
The Factory Theater has announced a 25th anniversary season featuring three world premieres. The company has also anounced a shift in leadership.
The Factory Theater has announced the cast and production team for their Summer production of FIGHT CITY by Artistic Director Scott OKen.
Strawdog Theatre Company Artistic Director Hank Boland announced the final production in Strawdog’s 2016 – 2017 season–British playwright Rebecca Lenkiewicz’s THE NIGHT SEASON, which tells the story of an Irish family and their attempts to find love–running May 11 – June 24, 2017. Strawdog’s 29th season will be produced in its itinerant home at the new Factory Theater in Rogers Park, 1621 W. Howard St. on the Chicago-Evanston border in the historic Howard Theatre building.“Over the last several seasons Strawdog has pushed ourselves and our audiences into new artistic territory; now the time has come to explore new geographic territory. We are excited to have found a temporary home with The Factory Theater. We are thrilled to be bringing our work to Howard Street.” said Boland. The space is a newly created 70 seat three-quarters thrust two blocks from CTA’s Howard Red Line terminal. Season subscriptions are on sale at Strawdog.org.