Raven Announces “Eden Prairie, 1971” Cast and Production Team

Raven Announces “Eden Prairie, 1971” Cast and Production Team

Photo: (left to right) Hayley Burgess, Curtis Edward Jackson and Emily Tate. Raven Theatre has announced casting for its world premiere of Mat Smart’s drama “Eden Prairie, 1971,” directed by Henry Wishcamper. The cast includes Hayley Burgess, Curtis Edward Jackson and Emily Tate. On the same night Apollo 15 lands...

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“Be More Chill” to Play Apollo, All-Chicago Cast Announced

“Be More Chill” to Play Apollo, All-Chicago Cast Announced

The hit Broadway musical “Be More Chill” is set for a commercial run at the Apollo Theater, marking the first North American production outside of New York. The producers have announced an all-Chicago cast: Jeremiah Alsop (Michael), Alex Goodrich (Mr. Heere/Mr. Reyes), Rebecca Hurd (Christine), Teressa LaGamba (Jenna), Michelle Lauto (Chloe), Eben K. Logan (Brooke), Liam Oh (Jeremy), Billy Rude (Jake) and Koray Tarhan (Rich). The role of the Squip will be announced at a later date.

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Den to Produce “Blackbird,” Cast Announced

Den to Produce “Blackbird,” Cast Announced

Photo: (left to right) Haley Burgess, Mark L. Montgomery, and Autumn Hlava. The Den Theatre has announced a revival of David Harrower’s drama “Blackbird,” directed by ensemble member Lia Mortensen. The cast includes Haley Burgess and Mark L. Montgomery with Autumn Hlava. Blackbird will play March 21 – April 26,...

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Drury Lane Announces “Evita” Cast and Creative Team

Drury Lane Announces “Evita” Cast and Creative Team

Drury Lane Theatre has announced casting for “Evita,” based on the life of Argentinian First Lady Eva Perón. The Tony Award-winning musical features lyrics by Tim Rice and music by Andrew Lloyd Webber. Drury Lane’s production is directed and choreographed by Marcia Milgrom Dodge and runs April 10 – June...

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AstonRep Announces “When We Were Young and Unafraid” Cast and Production Team

AstonRep Announces “When We Were Young and Unafraid” Cast and Production Team

AstonRep Theatre Company has announced casting for its Chicago premiere of Sarah Treem’s drama “When We Were Young and Unafraid,” directed by Co-Artistic Director Sara Pavlak McGuire.

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Little Time Announces Cast and Crew for “Clementine”

Little Time Announces Cast and Crew for “Clementine”

Pictured: Gregory J. Fields and Cameron Roberts. Little Time Theatre Co. has announced the cast and design team for its inaugural production, the world premiere drama “Clementine” by Cameron Roberts, directed by Matthew Martinez Hannon. The cast includes Gregory J. Fields and Cameron Roberts. Sam and Drei are two playwriting students at...

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Chicago Children’s Announces Cast for “Me…Jane,” Based on Jane Goodall’s Childhood

Chicago Children’s Announces Cast for “Me…Jane,” Based on Jane Goodall’s Childhood

The cast and production staff have been announced for the Chicago premiere of “Me…Jane: The Dreams and Adventures of Young Jane Goodall,” an original musical about the world-renowned humanitarian, conservationist, and animal activist.

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Lifeline Announces “Loki” Cast and Design Team

Lifeline Announces “Loki” Cast and Design Team

Lifeline Theatre has announced the cast and design team for the world premiere of “LOKI, The End of the World Tour” adapted by ensemble member Christina Calvit, with music and lyrics by George Howe, and directed by ensemble member Heather Currie. The cast includes guest artists Shelby Lynn Bias (Norn...

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Goodman Announces “American Mariachi” Cast and Designers

Goodman Announces “American Mariachi” Cast and Designers

Goodman has announced the design team and cast for “American Mariachi.”

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Cast and Designers Set for “School Girls; Or, The African Mean Girls Play”

Cast and Designers Set for “School Girls; Or, The African Mean Girls Play”

Pictured: Lanise Antoine Shelley Goodman Theatre has announced the cast and design team for Jocelyn Bioh’s “School Girls; Or, The African Mean Girls Play” directed by Lili-Anne Brown. The cast features Adia Alli (Gifty), Katherine Lee Bourné (Ama), Kyrie Courter (Ericka Boafo), Ashley Crowe (Nana), Ciera Dawn (Paulina Sarpong), Tiffany...

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