Goodman Announces 17/18 Season, Including Tony-Winning A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE Production

Goodman Announces 17/18 Season, Including Tony-Winning A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE Production

Photo: Director Ivo van Hove, courtesy Goodman Theatre Artistic Director Robert Falls announced today the Goodman Theatre’s 2017/2018 season. “Heroic and hopeful, challenging and illuminating, Goodman Theatre’s 2017/2018 Season is a collection of plays that reflects the times in which we live—powerful works that hold up a mirror to who...

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Goodman Has Its OBJECTS IN THE MIRROR Cast and Production Team

Goodman Has Its OBJECTS IN THE MIRROR Cast and Production Team

Goodman Theatre has announced the cast and production team for OBJECTS IN THE MIRROR, a Goodman Theatre-commissioned world premiere by Charles Smith.

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Goodman’s UNCLE VANYA Embodies the “Russian Soul”

Goodman’s UNCLE VANYA Embodies the “Russian Soul”

Pictured: Marton Csokas and Kristen Bush. Photo by Liz Lauren.  [Editor’s note: Our reviewer, Tonika Todorova, broke a clearly defined PerformInk rule, as she will mention. Reviewers are asked to disclose any conflicts of interest to editors in advance and to decline to review shows that they may have a bias...

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Goodman Adds PAMPLONA with LADY IN DENMARK to Be Rescheduled

Goodman Adds PAMPLONA with LADY IN DENMARK to Be Rescheduled

Goodman has announced Jim McGrath’s world premiere of PAMPLONA, starring Stacy Keach as Ernest Hemingway and directed by Robert Falls, will conclude Falls’ 30th anniversary season as Artistic Director.

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Jess McLeod Awarded Goodman’s Maggio Fellowship

Jess McLeod Awarded Goodman’s Maggio Fellowship

Goodman Theatre has announced Jess McLeod as the recipient of the 2016/2017 Michael Maggio Fellowship for Chicago-based directors.

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GLORIA Is Haunting and Exposing and Darkly Funny

GLORIA Is Haunting and Exposing and Darkly Funny

Disclaimer: You will see yourself in Brandon Jacobs-Jenkins’ play, and it will disturb the hell out of you.

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Dozens of Chicago Theaters Will Pledge Inclusion and Compassion on Eve of Inauguration

Dozens of Chicago Theaters Will Pledge Inclusion and Compassion on Eve of Inauguration

On Thursday night at 5:30 PM, thousands of theater practitioners will gather outside of hundreds of theaters across the country to participate in a ceremony promising to create a “light for dark times ahead.” The event is called “The Ghostlight Project,” and is organized by many theater luminaries. Inspired by...

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Goodman Will Light New Marquee in Conjunction with Ghostlight Project

Goodman Will Light New Marquee in Conjunction with Ghostlight Project

Goodman Theatre will illuminate its new marquee for the first time during a public ceremony on Thursday, January 19 at 5:30 pm. A visual replica of the original, which was erected in 2000 and damaged by an electrical fire last spring, the new sign will use less than one-tenth of the...

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Goodman Announces Cast and Creatives for First 4 Shows of 2017

Goodman Announces Cast and Creatives for First 4 Shows of 2017

Goodman Theatre announced today complete casting and creative teams for four 2017 productions, GLORIA, UNCLE VANYA, DESTINY OF DESIRE, and KING OF THE YEES.

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Second City’s TWIST YOUR DICKENS at GOODMAN Announces Casting 

Second City’s TWIST YOUR DICKENS at GOODMAN Announces Casting 

Pictured: Ron West The Second City and Goodman Theatre have announced casting for The Second City’s seasonal satire, TWIST YOUR DICKENS.  Returning to Goodman Theatre for its third year and directed by Ron West, the production features West (Scrooge) Joel Boyd (Ghost of Christmas Past), Joe Dempsey (Jacob Marley), Sarah...

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