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Kokandy Sets “Head Over Heels” Cast & Staff

Kokandy Sets “Head Over Heels” Cast & Staff

Featuring songs by The Go-Go’s, “Head Over Heels” makes its Chicago debut just six months after closing on Broadway.

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Chicago’s “Hamilton” Announces Closing Date

Chicago’s “Hamilton” Announces Closing Date

The final block of tickets will go on sale on Friday, May 17 at 10:00 a.m.

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Otherworld Announces Cast for “Man-Flesh: A Fellowship of the Ring Parody”

Otherworld Announces Cast for “Man-Flesh: A Fellowship of the Ring Parody”

Science Fiction and Fantasy theater Otherworld has announced casting for “Taste of Man-Flesh: A Fellowship of the Ring Parody,” adapted by Mary-Kate Arnold, Michael Jay Bullaro, and Kai Young and directed by Michael Jay Bullaro. The cast features Otherworld Theatre company members Mary-Kate Arnold (Arwen/Galadriel), Jacob Bates (Saruman/Elrond), Michael Jay...

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Paramount Announces Four One-Night Touring Acts

Paramount Announces Four One-Night Touring Acts

Pictured: Bernadette Peters | Andrew Eccles Aurora’s Paramount Theatre has announced additional touring programming that will complement their previously announced subscription season. Broadway legend Bernadette Peters will perform in concert Saturday, August 17, fresh off her recent stint in “Hello, Dolly!” On October 29, the UK act Fast Love: A...

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Underscore Casts “The Ballad of Lefty & Crabbe”

Underscore Casts “The Ballad of Lefty & Crabbe”

Underscore Theatre Company has announced the cast and production team for a full production of “The Ballad of Lefty & Crabbe.”

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Gift Sets Cast and Design Team for WOLF PLAY

Gift Sets Cast and Design Team for WOLF PLAY

Pictured: (left to right) ensemble member Jennifer Glasse with Isa Arciniegas, Dan Lin, Tim Martin, and AJ McGhee. The Gift Theatre has announced casting for its Chicago premiere of South Korean playwright Hansol Jung’s WOLF PLAY. In it, an American couple decides to ‘un-adopt’ their young Korean son because they...

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Cast Announced for Sideshow and Rivendell’s SOMETHING CLEAN Premiere

Cast Announced for Sideshow and Rivendell’s SOMETHING CLEAN Premiere

Sideshow Theatre Company and Rivendell Theatre Ensemble have announced the casting for the Midwest premiere of “Something Clean.”

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Goodman Invests in the Next Generation of Artists with CHRISTMAS CAROL

Goodman Invests in the Next Generation of Artists with CHRISTMAS CAROL

One of the most important pieces to any CHRISTMAS CAROL puzzle is the youth cast. This year, two such young artists in the show were trained through the Goodman’s Summer Musical Theater Intensive program, led by acclaimed music director Doug Peck.

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Jackalope Enters Its Second Decade a Leader in New Play Development

Jackalope Enters Its Second Decade a Leader in New Play Development

Though still small and scrappy, Jackalope has become one of the most respected small companies in Chicago, and their cohort of collaborating artists are some of the most sought after in the off-loop scene.

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Chicago Theatre Standards in Action with Citadel’s SEX WITH STRANGERS

Chicago Theatre Standards in Action with Citadel’s SEX WITH STRANGERS

“Only then did we start to explore the transitions in which Laura Eason gives us the repeated stage direction: ‘clothes come off, sex is imminent.'”

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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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