Broadway In Chicago has announced the twenty-four students nominated for Best Actor and Best Actress, and nominees for Best Production, Best Direction and the Grosh Award for Best Scenic Design in the sixth annual Illinois High School Musical Theatre Awards.
League members will honor Route 66 Theatre Company as the recipient of the Broadway In Chicago Emerging Theatre Award, Michael and Mona Heath with the Tribute Award, Cheryl Lynn Bruce with the Lifetime Achievement Award, and Lookingglass Theatre Company Ensemble with the Artistic Achievement Award.
Broadway In Chicago has announced their annual free BROADWAY IN CHICAGO SUMMER CONCERT, sponsored by ABC 7 Chicago and hosted by Janet Davies.
Broadway In Chicago has announced its next season line-up: SCHOOL OF ROCK, WICKED, THE HUMANS and LOVE NEVER DIES. Two additional shows — IRVING BERLIN’S WHITE CHRISTMAS and MOTOWN THE MUSICAL — will be available for purchase outside of the regular season ticket. Tickets go on sale March 29, but current subscribers can renew subscriptions starting today.
The first national tour of BEAUTIFUL – The Carole King Musical has added four additional weeks to the Chicago return engagement, and will now play Broadway In Chicago’s Cadillac Palace Theatre December 5, 2017 through January 28, 2018.
Producer Jeffrey Seller announced this morning that Tony Award nominee Daniel Breaker will replace Wayne Brady in the Chicago company of HAMILTON as Aaron Burr. He will begin performances on Tuesday, April 11. Brady’s run as Burr is ending as previously scheduled. Breaker received a Tony Award nomination for his...
I was skeptical about this production — Whitney Houston’s incomparable voice is near impossible to take on because it commands so much authority and energy.
WICKED will return to Chicago’s Oriental Theatre during the holiday season for a seven-week engagement Dec. 6, 2017- Jan. 21, 2018. With music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz (Pippin, Godspell, Academy Award-winner for Pocahontas and The Prince of Egypt) and book by Winnie Holzman (“My So Called Life,” “Once And...