Porchlight Has Cast and Production Staff for THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS

Porchlight Has Cast and Production Staff for THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS

Porchlight Music Theatre has announced casting for the Chicago premiere of Kander and Ebb’s THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS.

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Ingersoll’s Magnificent Performance Anchors Porchlight’s END OF THE RAINBOW

Ingersoll’s Magnificent Performance Anchors Porchlight’s END OF THE RAINBOW

(L to R) Angela Ingersoll and Kyle Hatley. Photo by Kelsey Jorissen. Review: END OF THE RAINBOW at Porchlight Music Theatre By Rachel Weinberg The name Judy Garland for many may capture an image of the youthful, vibrant young actor with a powerhouse voice that donned sparkling red shoes as...

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Porchlight Casts END OF THE RAINBOW

Porchlight Casts END OF THE RAINBOW

Angela Ingersoll Porchlight Music Theatre has cast the Chicago Premiere of END OF THE RAINBOW, featuring music from the songbook of Judy Garland.  Directed by Michael Weber, music direction by Jon Steinhagen, the production features Angela Ingersoll (Judy Garland), Jon Steinhagen (Anthony) with Kyle Hatley and Felipe Jorge.  END OF...

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Women Rule Porchlight’s IN THE HEIGHTS

Women Rule Porchlight’s IN THE HEIGHTS

Porchlight Music Theatre’s timely production of the 2008 Tony Award-winning musical IN THE HEIGHTS offers audiences the chance to experience this earlier work by HAMILTON creator Lin-Manuel Miranda (with book by Quiara Alegría Hudes) in a fittingly intimate setting.

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IN THE HEIGHTS ANNOUNCES EXTENSION

IN THE HEIGHTS ANNOUNCES EXTENSION

Porchlight Theatre has announced they’ll extend IN THE HEIGHTS through October 23rd adding one week on to the run originally slated to close October 16th. Directed by Brenda Didier, music direction by Diana Lawrence, IN THE HEIGHTS features Missy Aguilar as “Daniela;” Stephen Allen as “Benny;” Frankie Leo Bennett as “Sonny,”...

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Inside IN THE HEIGHTS: Porchlight Responds to Casting

Inside IN THE HEIGHTS: Porchlight Responds to Casting

“Our job was to assemble a company for a work that has unique casting responsibilities. We fell short.”

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IN THE HEIGHTS Cast Announced at Porchlight

IN THE HEIGHTS Cast Announced at Porchlight

Porchlight Music Theatre announced the cast and artistic staff of their 22nd season opener, the multi-Tony Award-winning IN THE HEIGHTS

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Dreamgirls

Dreamgirls

Porchlight Music Theatre’s DREAMGIRLS plays till May 22nd

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Porchlight Revisits CHESS Can Handily Declare Checkmate

Porchlight Revisits CHESS Can Handily Declare Checkmate

For musical theater die-hards (like myself), Porchlight Music Theatre’s concert reading of CHESS—a three-night-only engagement as part of the Porchlight Revisits series—is simply delightful.

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Porchlight’s Memorable DREAMGIRLS Will Never Leave You

Porchlight’s Memorable DREAMGIRLS Will Never Leave You

In Donica Lynn, Porchlight’s DREAMGIRLS has certainly found its own star. Lynn sings the hell out of the famous Act One showstopper “And I Am Telling You I’m Not Going.”

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