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Cast and Designer’s Set for ADA AND THE ENGINE

Cast and Designer’s Set for ADA AND THE ENGINE

The Artistic Home Ensemble has announced the cast and production team for its final production of the 2018-19 season – the Chicago premiere of Lauren Gunderson’s ADA AND THE ENGINE, directed by Monica Payne. “I’m thrilled to be tackling this new Lauren Gunderson play, which beautifully connects the dots between...

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Goodman Announces “The Winter’s Tale” Cast & Staff

Goodman Announces “The Winter’s Tale” Cast & Staff

Director Robert Falls |Liz Lauren Goodman Theatre has announced the creative staff and 19-member cast for Artistic Director Robert Falls production of Shakespeare’s “The Winter’s Tale.” A jealous king accuses his wife of infidelity, setting off a calamitous series of events. But what begins as tragedy evolves, unexpectedly, into a...

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Interrobang Announced as Broadway In Chicago Emerging Theatre Award Winner

Interrobang Announced as Broadway In Chicago Emerging Theatre Award Winner

The League of Chicago Theatres has announced Interrobang Theatre Project as the recipient of the 2019 Broadway In Chicago Emerging Theatre Award. Interrobang will be honored at the League’s Annual Gala on Monday, May 20 at the Palmer House Hilton. Now in its ninth season, Interrobang Theatre Project’s productions have...

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Metropolis Announces 19/20  Season

Metropolis Announces 19/20 Season

Metropolis Performing Arts Centre has announced the four shows that will make up its 2019/2020 season.

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Jackalope Announces Cast and Designers for “Life on Paper”

Jackalope Announces Cast and Designers for “Life on Paper”

Jackalope has announced the cast and design team for its season closer, the world premiere of “Life On Paper.”

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Haven Announces New Leadership Changes

Haven Announces New Leadership Changes

Haven Theatre has announced new leadership changes.

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Cubs-Inspired MIRACLE Announces Cast

Cubs-Inspired MIRACLE Announces Cast

Pictured: Brandon Dahlquist The new musical based on the 2016 World Series Champion Chicago Cubs has its cast. MIRACLE features a book by Jason Brett and music and lyrics by Michael Mahler, following a working-class Chicago Irish family fighting to keep their bar near Wrigley Field afloat as the Cubs...

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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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