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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Route 66 Announces New Co-Artistic Director and Board President

Route 66 Announces New Co-Artistic Director and Board President

Route 66 announces changes to leadership staff and board.

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Cast and Designers Set for “Herland” at Redtwist

Cast and Designers Set for “Herland” at Redtwist

Redtwist Theatre announces “Herland” cast and design team.

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Otherworld Announces “Corona” and “Medusa Undone” Casts and Designers

Otherworld Announces “Corona” and “Medusa Undone” Casts and Designers

Otherworld Theatre announces the casts and design team for “Corona” and “Medusa Undone”

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UrbanTheater & Teatro Aguijón to Present English & Spanish Versions of “Not For Sale”

UrbanTheater & Teatro Aguijón to Present English & Spanish Versions of “Not For Sale”

Pictured: Frankie Dávila UrbanTheater Company and Teatro Aguijón have announced that the two companies will be staging separate productions of “Not for Sale,” Guadalís Del Carmen’s recently revised play about gentrification, as a part of a unique collaboration. UrbanTheater will present the English-language version of the play, directed by Wendy...

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Goodman Announces Cast & Designers for Ike Holter’s LOTTERY DAY

Goodman Announces Cast & Designers for Ike Holter’s LOTTERY DAY

Photo: J. Nicole Brooks (Mallory) and Tommy Rivera-Vega (Ezekiel) in the 2017 developmental production of “Lottery Day” as part of Goodman’s New Stages Festival. The Goodman Theatre has announced the cast and design team for its world premiere of “Lottery Day”—Ike Holter’s final work in his seven-play “The Rightlynd Saga,” directed by Lili-Anne Brown. The cast will...

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Goodman Sets Cast and Designers for “Sweat”

Goodman Sets Cast and Designers for “Sweat”

Goodman Theatre announces the cast and design team for “Sweat.”

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