Facility’s THE RUSE OF MEDUSA Cast & Staff Set

Facility’s THE RUSE OF MEDUSA Cast & Staff Set

Pictured: David Cerda Facility Theatre has announced the cast and production staff for “The Ruse of Medusa,” a rarely produced play by French composer and pianist Erik Satie translated into English by poet M.C. Richards. Facility Resident Director Dado will direct a cast featuring David Cerda and Brian Shaw. The...

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(re)discover Announces FIFTY SHADES OF SHAKESPEARE Cast and Designers

(re)discover Announces FIFTY SHADES OF SHAKESPEARE Cast and Designers

Pictured: Deanalís Resto (re)discover theatre has announced the cast and design team for its sixth-annual production of “Fifty Shades of Shakespeare,” created and developed by Jess Shoemaker and (re)discover theatre. Directed by Daniella Wheelock, the production features Jay Españo, Maggie Miller, Josh Pennington, and Deanalís Resto. The production team includes...

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Drury Lane Sets MAMMA MIA! Cast

Drury Lane Sets MAMMA MIA! Cast

Pictured: Rebecca Hurd Drury Lane Theatre has announced casting for its production MAMMA MIA!. The production will be directed by Artistic Director William Osetek and choreographed by Jane Lanier with music direction by Roberta Duchak February 7 – April 14. The jukebox musical of ABBA’s greatest hits follows Sophie’s quest...

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BoHo Announces Season Directors

BoHo Announces Season Directors

Pictured: Jerrell L. Henderson BoHo Theatre has announced the directors for its upcoming 2019 season, its first as a resident theatre at the Greenhouse Theater Center. The company’s spring production of Steve Martin and Edie Brickell’s bluegrass-inspired BRIGHT STAR will be directed and choreographed by Ericka Mac March 16 –...

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Oak Park Festival Theatre Announces 45th Season, Artistic Director

Oak Park Festival Theatre Announces 45th Season, Artistic Director

In February of 2018, Artistic Associate Barbara Zahora stepped into the role of Interim Artistic Director at Oak Park Festival Theatre, and she now will now take the helm in a more permanent fashion as the company launches its 45th season. “I feel honored to be asked to be part...

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The Plagiarists Cast MÜNSTERSPIEL

The Plagiarists Cast MÜNSTERSPIEL

Pictured: Tony Kaehny The Plagiarists have announced the cast and production team for MÜNSTERSPIEL, billed as a “true-ish tragicomedy about the Anabaptist takeover of the city of Münster in 1534.” Pushing the Protestant Reformation to full-on revolution, a communist theocracy held out against a year-and-a-half-long siege. Gregory Peters, playwright &...

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IF I FORGET Joins Victory Gardens’ Season

IF I FORGET Joins Victory Gardens’ Season

Victory Gardens has announced that the Chicago Premiere of Steven Levenson’s IF I FORGET will replace MIRIAM FOR PRESIDENT in the early summer slot of their season. The production will be Directed by Devon de Mayo, and runs June 7 – July 7. Scheduling conflicts — namely playwright Madhuri Shekar’s...

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Steppenwolf Adds Carrie Coon to Ensemble

Steppenwolf Adds Carrie Coon to Ensemble

Steppenwolf has announced the addition of award-winning actor Carrie Coon to the company’s elite ensemble of theater artists. Coon last appeared on Steppenwolf’s stage in the world premiere of Mary Page Marlowe by Pulitzer Prize-winning ensemble member Tracy Letts. Other Steppenwolf credits include Tracy Letts’s adaptation of Three Sisters, The March and Edward Albee’s Who’s Afraid...

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Cast Announced for “The Second City e.t.c.’s 43rd Revue”

Cast Announced for “The Second City e.t.c.’s 43rd Revue”

The Second City has announced casting for “The Second City e.t.c.’s 43rd Revue.”

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