Free or Low Cost Programming Announced for Lyric Opera of Chicago

Free or Low Cost Programming Announced for Lyric Opera of Chicago

Partnering with Lyric Unlimited, Lyric Opera’s outreach division, Lyric has announced this falls free or low-cost showcases and programming.

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REINVENTED BUSKERS Returns to Wicker Park Bucktown Blue Line CTA Stops.

REINVENTED BUSKERS Returns to Wicker Park Bucktown Blue Line CTA Stops.

Collaboraction Theatre Company and the Wicker Park Bucktown Special Service Area (SSA) #33 have announced the return of REINVENTED BUSKERS.

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Griffin Announces Cast and Production Team for WINTERSET

Griffin Announces Cast and Production Team for WINTERSET

Griffin Theatre has announced casting for their first production of the 16/17 season, WINTERSET.

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Haven Theatre Announces 2nd Annual DIRECTOR’S HAVEN Line-Up

Haven Theatre Announces 2nd Annual DIRECTOR’S HAVEN Line-Up

Haven Theatre Company has announced the line-up for their 2nd annual DIRECTOR’S HAVEN.

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Chicago Shakespeare Adds General Management Position 

Chicago Shakespeare Adds General Management Position 

Chicago Shakespeare has announced the hiring of Deborah Vandergift to the newly created position of General Manager. Joining the Theater’s leadership team, Vandergrift will “play an integral executive role helping to guide and manage the organization’s resources—and overseeing CST’s operational systems and human capital development initiatives and strategies.” Vandergrift has...

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Musically Human Theatre announces additional casting and creative team for PASSION 

Musically Human Theatre announces additional casting and creative team for PASSION 

Laura McClain  Musically Human Theatre has added to its previous cast announcement of Kelli Harrington as Fosca in their season opener of PASSION.  Directed by David Norwood, music direction by Aaron Benham, the production will also feature Matthew Keffer (Giorgio), Laura McClain (Clara), Patrick Byrnes (Colonel Ricci), Stephen Boyer (Lieutenant...

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Four Chicago Writers Named to Goodman’s  16/17 Playwrights Unit 

Four Chicago Writers Named to Goodman’s  16/17 Playwrights Unit 

Evan Linder  Goodman has selected four Chicago-based writers for the 16/17 Playwrights Unit, a year-long residency in partnership with Chicago Dramatists. The 2016-2017 playwrights are Lucas Baisch, whose work has been developed at Victory Gardens Theater, Post Q at Links Hall, Chicago Dramatists’ Saturday Series and more; Dawn Renee Jones,...

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Steppenwolf Completes Casting for THE CHRISTIANS and STRAIGHT WHITE MEN 

Steppenwolf Completes Casting for THE CHRISTIANS and STRAIGHT WHITE MEN 

Tim Hopper  Steppenwolf has announced casting for two upcoming Chicago premiere productions: Lucas Hnath’s THE CHRISTIANS directed by ensemble member K. Todd Freeman (December 1, 2016 – January 29, 2017) in the Downstairs Theatre; and STRAIGHT WHITE MEN written and directed by Young Jean Lee (February 2, 2016 – March...

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Eclectic Announces DOG SEES GOD Cast. 

Eclectic Announces DOG SEES GOD Cast. 

Eclectic Full Contact Theatre has announced casting for their season opener DOG SEES GOD: CONFESSIONS OF A TEENAGE BLOCKHEAD by Bert V. Royal.  Directed by Artistic Director David Belew, the production features Kirk Osgood (CB), Katie Hunter (CB’s Sister), Andy Blaustein (Van), Frank Gasparro (Matt), Brandon Rivera (Beethoven), Jennifer Allman...

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Promethean has its GROSS INDECENCY cast 

Promethean has its GROSS INDECENCY cast 

 Jamie Bragg Promethean Theatre Ensemble has announced the production team and casting for Moisés Kaufman’s GROSS INDECENCY: THE THREE TRIALS OF OSCAR WILDE . Directed by Artistic Director Brian Pastor, the gender-blind production will feature Jamie Bragg (Oscar Wilde), Heather Smith (Lord Alfred Douglas), Cameron Feagin (Edward Carson), Kevin Sheehan...

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