City Lit Announces 40th Season Lineup

City Lit Announces 40th Season Lineup

City Lit Theater has announced the four shows that will make up the company’s 40th season. Examining key moments in American history and the personalities (real and fictional) that have shaped the country, the season will open in September with the Chicago premiere of ROMANCE LANGUAGE by Peter Parnell, directed...

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City Lit Announces TWO DAYS IN COURT Cast and Designers

City Lit Announces TWO DAYS IN COURT Cast and Designers

Pictured: Sarah Beth Tanner City Lit Theater has announced the 17-person cast for the company’s season closer — a double-bill of one-acts, dubbed TWO DAYS IN COURT, directed by Artistic Director Terry McCabe. TWO DAYS IN COURT will feature THE DEVIL AND DANIEL WEBSTER by Stephen Vincent Benet based on...

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City Lit Announces ARMS AND THE MAN Cast

City Lit Announces ARMS AND THE MAN Cast

Brian Pastor’s production will mark the first time City Lit has produced a Shaw play.

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D. Nicholas Rudall, Founding Artistic Director of Court Theatre, Dies at 78

D. Nicholas Rudall, Founding Artistic Director of Court Theatre, Dies at 78

Actor, director, writer, and professor D. Nicholas Rudall has passed away at age 78 to complications from colon and liver cancer.

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City Lit Announces 2018–19 Season

City Lit Announces 2018–19 Season

Pictured: Kristine Thatcher Artistic Director and Producer Terry McCabe has announced the four productions that will make up City Lit Theater’s 18/19 season. The season begins in September and includes three full-length plays and a double-bill of one-acts, starting with George Bernard Shaw’s ARMS AND THE MAN, to be directed by...

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City Lit Announces Cast & Staff for PROMETHEUS BOUND

City Lit Announces Cast & Staff for PROMETHEUS BOUND

In City Lit’s version, all but Prometheus and Io will be portrayed by life-sized puppets.

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City Lit Has Its PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY Cast

City Lit Has Its PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY Cast

City Lit Theater has announced the cast and creative team for Paul Edwards’s world premiere adaptation of Oscar Wilde’s THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY.

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City Lit Has Its J.B. Cast and Crew

City Lit Has Its J.B. Cast and Crew

City Lit Theater has announced the cast and creative team for J.B.

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Review: DEIRDRE OF THE SORROWS at City Lit Theater

Review: DEIRDRE OF THE SORROWS at City Lit Theater

John Millington Synge’s DEIRDRE OF THE SORROWS is based on one of Ireland’s most famous legends, but its tale of tragic young love seems to exist somewhere in every culture.

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