Tony Adams Ends 12-Year Run as Halcyon Artistic Director, Regina Victor Named Associate Producer

Tony Adams Ends 12-Year Run as Halcyon Artistic Director, Regina Victor Named Associate Producer

Halcyon Theatre has annouced that Tony Adams will end his 12-year run as artistic director in June. The company has been planning for Adams departure, for the past 18 months, and has someone prepped to take over — but won’t yet say who that is. In the mean time, as...

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Halcyon Announces “Worst Mother in the World” Cast and Designers

Halcyon Announces “Worst Mother in the World” Cast and Designers

Halcyon announces cast and designers for “The Worst Mother in the World.”

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Halcyon Has Its DE TROYA Cast and Design Team

Halcyon Has Its DE TROYA Cast and Design Team

Halcyon Theatre has announced the cast and design team for the Chicago premiere of Caridad Svich’s DE TROYA.

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Spiel Chicago Episode Eighteen: Halcyon Theatre and THE RIVER BRIDE

Spiel Chicago Episode Eighteen: Halcyon Theatre and THE RIVER BRIDE

SPIEL CHICAGO is a bi-weekly podcast that explores the progressive and thoughtful work of women in Chicago theater.

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Family Dynamics Gracefully Ring True in AMERICAN HWANGAP

Family Dynamics Gracefully Ring True in AMERICAN HWANGAP

The great American novelist Willa Cather wrote, “There are only two or three human stories, and they go on repeating themselves as fiercely as if they had never happened before.” The same can be said for many families as they change and grow with the passage of time.

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Halcyon Announces 17-18 Season and $50K Grant

Halcyon Announces 17-18 Season and $50K Grant

Halcyon Theatre has announced its 2017-18 season, which will feature Bekah Brunstetter’s Midwest Premiere of THE OREGON TRAIL (Sept. 14 – Nov. 4) and Caridad Svich’s Midwest Premiere of DE TROYA (May 10 – Jun. 20). Halcyon Theatre operates out of Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church, 3253 W. Wilson Avenue in the Albany Park neighborhood, with a mission to “present new voices from inadequately represented communities and works to recast classic works in order to showcase contemporary relevance.”

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Casting Set For AMERICAN HWANGAP

Casting Set For AMERICAN HWANGAP

Halcyon Theatre, in a co-production with A-Squared Theatre, has announced casting for the midwest premiere of AMERICAN HWANGAP by Lloyd Suh.

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Halcyon Casts DIRTY BUTTERFLY

Halcyon Casts DIRTY BUTTERFLY

Pictured: Genevieve VenJohnson Chicago’s Halcyon Theatre has announced casting for the U.S. Premiere of DIRTY BUTTERFLY by Debbie Tucker Green, a co-production with Chicago’s The Blind Owl. Directed by The Blind Owl’s Artistic Director Azar Kazemi, the production features Leah Raidt, Reginald Robinson Jr. and Genevieve VenJohnson. Understudies include Charlee...

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