Lookingglass Announces 19-20 Season

Lookingglass Announces 19-20 Season

Pictured: J. Nicole Brooks Lookingglass Theatre Company has announced its 2019–2020 season lineup, kicking off with the company’s new holiday tradition “The Steadfast Tin Soldier,” written and directed by Ensemble Member Mary Zimmerman from the story by Hans Christian Andersen. The world premiere of “Her Honor Jane Byrne,” written and...

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Lookingglass Announces “Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein” Cast and Staff

Lookingglass Announces “Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein” Cast and Staff

Photo: Cordelia Dewdney as Mary Shelley in a promo image. Lookingglass Theatre Company has announced the cast and production staff for their new adaptation of “Frankenstein,” written and directed by Ensemble Member David Catlin, creator of the company’s creator of “Moby Dick” and “Lookingglass Alice.” “Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein” runs May...

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Review | ACT(S) OF GOD at Lookingglass

Review | ACT(S) OF GOD at Lookingglass

Kareem Bandealy’s piece is a roller coaster — both tonally and emotionally — that leaves much heavy lifting to an impeccable ensemble of actors with tremendous talent and range.

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Lookingglass Announces ACT(S) OF GOD Cast and Designers

Lookingglass Announces ACT(S) OF GOD Cast and Designers

Lookingglass Theatre Company has announced the cast and designers for the world premiere of “Act(s) of God.”

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InkBlots: 09.15.18 – Four of Frankenstein’s Monsters Meet

InkBlots: 09.15.18 – Four of Frankenstein’s Monsters Meet

Our new InkBlots series will let you in on the latest news, extensions, promotions, and rumors that didn’t make it into an article in the previous week. We’re dropping them every Saturday morning. Enjoy with brunch! Second City Alums Launch Chicago-based Web Series Second City alums Julie B. Nichols and Billy...

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Lookingglass Announces Cast and Creatives for Zimmerman’s THE STEADFAST TIN SOLDIER

Lookingglass Announces Cast and Creatives for Zimmerman’s THE STEADFAST TIN SOLDIER

The production is centered around the adventure of a brave little tin soldier, and will be infused with Zimmerman’s trademark style.

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Lookingglass Announces 18/19 Season Lineup

Lookingglass Announces 18/19 Season Lineup

Lookingglass Theatre Company has announced its 2018–2019 season lineup of world premieres

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Review: PLANTATION! at Lookingglass Theatre Company

Review: PLANTATION! at Lookingglass Theatre Company

Through the deft writing of extraordinarily talented playwright Kevin Douglas, and buoyed by the light sitcom directing style of David Schwimmer, PLANTATION!, the viciously hilarious comedy at Lookingglass Theatre, succeeds at the impossible.

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Lookingglass Theatre Company appoints new Executive Director

Lookingglass Theatre Company appoints new Executive Director

Lookingglass Theatre Company’s Board of Directors has announced the appointment of the theater’s new executive director, Rachel L. Fink.

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Review: HARD TIMES FOR THESE TIMES at Lookingglass Theatre Company

Review: HARD TIMES FOR THESE TIMES at Lookingglass Theatre Company

The fact that poor people are dying is relatable to 2017. But that’s not what this story is about. It’s a drawing room play. But what are we gaining by telling this story? In empathy? In truth?

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