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The League of Chicago Theatres has announced the 2019 Broadway In Chicago Emerging Theatre Award Finalists: Interrobang Theatre Project, Midsommer Flight, Underscore Theatre Company, Water People Theater, and Windy City Playhouse.
The recipient will be chosen through a vote of the League’s member
The Broadway In Chicago Emerging Theatre Award was created in 2007 to support young theatres that have demonstrated “great ability and promise, artistic excellence and fiscal responsibility in business practices.” Eligible companies are members of the League of Chicago
Along with the Emerging Theatre Award, the League will honor Mike Nussbaum with the Lifetime Achievement Award, Free Street Theater with the Artistic Achievement Award, and Aguijón Theater with the Artistic Achievement Award. A Special Tribute Award will be given to Derrick Sanders and Allstate Insurance Company on the 10th Anniversary of the August Wilson Monologue Competition.
Tickets are available for $350 per person, and all proceeds benefit the League of Chicago Theatres. For more information, visit chicagoplays.com or call 312-554-9800.