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Steppenwolf Adds Stage Manager Malcolm Ewen to Ensemble

Steppenwolf Adds Stage Manager Malcolm Ewen to Ensemble

Steppenwolf Theatre Company announced today the addition of stage manager Malcolm Ewen into the company’s elite ensemble – an honor he didn’t even think possible. Ewen has worked at Steppenwolf since 1987, stage managing more than fourty shows and taking four to Broadway. “There is no one who embodies what...

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Right Brain Project Announces “Lured” World Premiere Cast & Staff

Right Brain Project Announces “Lured” World Premiere Cast & Staff

The Right Brain Project has announced the cast and production team for their 2019 season opener, the world premiere of Terry Boyle’s “Lured: The Curse of Swans” It is the tenth anniversary since Paddy tragically passed away. His passing and the circumstances of his death have created a rift in...

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Chicago Symphony Strike Looms as Musicians Vote to Authorize Walkout

Chicago Symphony Strike Looms as Musicians Vote to Authorize Walkout

Photo courtesy of Chicago Symphony Orchestra Musicians Updated 2/15/19 at 9:30 AM: Updated to include statements from the Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association. by Abigail Trabue After 11 months of bargaining for a new labor agreement, the musicians of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra have voted to authorize a strike on March...

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Factory Launches Artistic Associate Program

Factory Launches Artistic Associate Program

Pictured: Sarah Espinoza. Photo by Joe Mazza. The Factory Theatre has announced Sound Designer Sarah Espinoza and Lighting Designer David Goodman-Edberg will join the company under the newly launched artistic associate program. The program, which will focus mainly on Chicago based designers, will allow artists to work with and develop...

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Exit 63 Announces WOLVES Designers and Cast

Exit 63 Announces WOLVES Designers and Cast

Exit 63 Productions has announced the cast and design team for “Wolves.”

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NoMads Announce Cast and Designers for “Mr. Kotomoto is Definitely Not White”

NoMads Announce Cast and Designers for “Mr. Kotomoto is Definitely Not White”

Pictured: Bethany Arrington, Shea Lee, Ryan Leonard, and Shea Petersen. NoMads Art Collective has announced the cast and design team for the world premiere of MR. KOTOMOTO IS DEFINITELY NOT WHITE written by Co-Artistic Director and Co-Founder Ben Claus. Directed by Co-Artistic Director and Co-Founder Scott Jackoway, the cast features...

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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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