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Jackalope Announces “Fast Company” Cast and Designers

Jackalope Announces “Fast Company” Cast and Designers

Pictured: Carolyn Hu Bradbury, Fin Coe, Mia Park, and Vinh Nguyen. Jackalope Theatre has announced the cast and design team for the Chicago Premiere of “Fast Company,” written by Carla Ching and directed by Kaiser Ahmed. The cast for features Carolyn Hu Bradbury (Blue), Fin Coe (H), Vinh Nguyen (Francis),...

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Porchlight Appoints Education Director

Porchlight Appoints Education Director

Porchlight Music Theatre announced today the appointment of Rebeccah Singer as the company’s first full-time education director. Singer begins immediately overseeing Porchlight’s education, intern and outreach programs. Executive Director Jeannie Lukow said, “Porchlight continues to expand its youth education and outreach programming reaching more and more Chicago youth and their...

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Marriott Announces THE PRINCESS AND THE PEA Cast and Designers

Marriott Announces THE PRINCESS AND THE PEA Cast and Designers

Marriott Theatre for Young Audiences has announced the cast and design team for the new musical THE PRINCESS AND THE PEA.

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Griffin Announces “Mlima’s Tale” Cast

Griffin Announces “Mlima’s Tale” Cast

Griffin Theatre Company has announced casting for its Midwest premiere of Lynn Nottage’s drama “Mlima’s Tale,” directed by Jerrell L. Henderson.

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Cory Goodrich Hosts Next “New Faces Sing Broadway,” Cast Announced

Cory Goodrich Hosts Next “New Faces Sing Broadway,” Cast Announced

Porchlight Music Theatre has announced that Cory Goodrich, starring in their upcoming Chicago premiere of Disney’s “Freaky Friday,” will host “New Faces Sing Broadway NOW.”

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Idle Muse Sets Cast & Staff for “In The Next Room (or The Vibrator Play)”

Idle Muse Sets Cast & Staff for “In The Next Room (or The Vibrator Play)”

Top row: Kristen Alesia, Chad Bay, Michelle R. Bester, Lena Dudley and Eric Duhon. Lower row: Erin Gallagher, Brendan Hutt, Christina Renee Jones, Jennifer Mohr and Joel Thompson Idle Muse Theatre Company has set the cast and production team for Sarah Ruhl’s “In The Next Room (or The Vibrator Play),” directed by Morgan Manasa. The...

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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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