Porchlight Announces 25th Season, Including “Sunset Boulevard”

Porchlight Announces 25th Season, Including “Sunset Boulevard”

Pictured: Hollis Resnik by Jason Epperson Porchlight Music Theatre has announced its 25th Anniversary season, kicking off in October with Andrew Lloyd Webber’s haunting “Sunset Boulevard” starring Hollis Resnik. Following is “Sophisticated Ladies,” a revue of Duke Ellington music opening next January. Closing out the season is the Chicago premiere...

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Porchlight Sets “New Faces Sing Broadway 1941” Cast

Porchlight Sets “New Faces Sing Broadway 1941” Cast

Porchlight Music Theatre has announced the cast and design team for its New Faces Sing Broadway Series, “New Faces Sing Broadway 1941,” hosted by Matt Crowle. Directed by Johanna McKenzie Miller and music directed by David Fiorello, the cast includes Laura Brennan, Tyler Symone, Nicole Michelle Haskins, Jacquelyne Jones, Adam...

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Porchlight Announces A GENTLEMAN’S GUIDE TO LOVE & MURDER Cast and Creatives

Porchlight Announces A GENTLEMAN’S GUIDE TO LOVE & MURDER Cast and Creatives

Porchlight Music Theatre has announced the cast and designers for “A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder.”

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Porchlight Announces “1776” Staged Concert Cast

Porchlight Announces “1776” Staged Concert Cast

It’s the 50th anniversary of the 1969 Tony Award-winning musical, and as with every Porchlight Revisits, the performances will begin with multimedia backstory presentation created and hosted by Artistic Director Michael Weber.

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Porchlight Sets Cast and Production Team for GYPSY

Porchlight Sets Cast and Production Team for GYPSY

Porchlight Music Theatre has announced casting for their season opener, GYPSY — directed by Michael Weber, with music led by David Fiorello and choreography by Chris Carter. Jeff Award winner E. Faye Butler stars in the iconic role of the legendary stage mother “Rose” as previously announced, with Daryn Whitney...

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Review: MEMPHIS at Porchlight Music Theatre

Review: MEMPHIS at Porchlight Music Theatre

Porchlight balances idealism and vulnerability that only Chicago could grasp. MEMPHIS is now added to the company’s long list of theatrical accomplishments.

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Porchlight Revisits Has Its DO RE MI Cast and Creatives

Porchlight Revisits Has Its DO RE MI Cast and Creatives

Porchlight Music Theatre has announced the cast and production team for Porchlight Revisits DO RE MI.

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Porchlight Announces MEMPHIS Cast and Production Team

Porchlight Announces MEMPHIS Cast and Production Team

Pictured: (L to R) Aeriel Williams as “Felicia Farrell” and Liam Quealy as “Huey Calhoun” in MEMPHIS from Porchlight Music Theatre  Porchlight has announced casting and staff for their season closer, the Tony Award-winning musical MEMPHIS. The cast includes: Liam Quealy, (Huey Calhoun); Aeriel Williams, (Felicia Farrell), Lorenzo Rush Jr.,...

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GENTLEMAN’S GUIDE and E. Faye Butler led GYPSY in Porchlight’s 18-19 Season

GENTLEMAN’S GUIDE and E. Faye Butler led GYPSY in Porchlight’s 18-19 Season

Porchlight Music Theatre Artistic Director Michael Weber announced today the company’s 24th season, held at their new home, the Ruth Page Center for the Arts, 1016 N. Dearborn. GYPSY, starring E. Faye Butler as “Rose,” kicks off the mainstage season October 12 – November 25; A GENTLEMAN’S GUIDE TO LOVE...

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