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  COVID-19 Broadway closed through June 7

Broadway will remain closed through June 7—an extension of the current coronavirus shutdown that would seem to retroactively end the 2019-20 season. "Our top priority continues to be the health and well-being of Broadway theatergoers and ...


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  STREAMING THEATER REVIEW Masque of the Red Coronavirus

Playwright: Ed Rutherford At: Black Button Eyes Productions online at BlackButtonEyes.com/masque-of-the-red-coronavirus. Tickets: Online donations accepted. Runs through: Open run* It was easy to forget, last month, that playhouses in London were once shuttered for EIGHTEEN YEARS! ...


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  Virtual reading of Terrence McNally's Mothers and Sons April 16

In honor of Terrence McNally, who recently passed away at age 81 of complications from COVID-19. Four actors, each participating from a remote location, will perform a live online reading of Mothers and Sons on Thursday, ...


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  STREAMING THEATER REVIEW Methtacular!

Playwright: Steven Strafford Via: 16th Street Theater, 6420 16th St., Berwyn. Tickets: 708-795-6704 or 16thStreetTheater.org; . $12 per person/on your honor. Available through: April 4 The show cannot go on for so many live theaters ...


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  Arts for Illinois launches with grants for artists, groups

Arts Alliance Illinois joined Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker and Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot in launching Arts for Illinois—a collaboration between the State of Illinois, the City of Chicago and members of the philanthropic community to support ...


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  Court Theatre reschedules The Gospel at Colonus to the 2020-2021 season

Chicago, IL - Court Theatre, under the continuing leadership of Charles Newell, Marilyn F. Vitale Artistic Director, and Angel Ysaguirre, Executive Director, announces new dates for its production of The Gospel at Colonus, featuring book and ...


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  THEATER Mourning Terrence McNally

The prolific Emmy and Tony Award-winning writer Terrence McNally passed away at the age of 81 in Florida at a Sarasota hospital on Tuesday, March 24. The cause of death was due to complications of the ...


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  STREAMING THEATER REVIEW Teenage Dick

Playwright: Mike Lew At: Theater Wit ( on line streaming only ) Tickets: TheaterWit.org; $28. Runs through: April 19 In a smart move before shutting down, Theater Wit video recorded a live performance of Teenage Dick, ...


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  Raven Theatre postpones world premiere of Eden Prairie, 1971 due to COVID-19

CHICAGO ( March 25, 2020 ) — In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Raven Theatre today announced it will postpone its upcoming world premiere of Mat Smart's Eden Prairie, 1971, directed by Henry Wishcamper, originally scheduled ...


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  'Around Broadway' to honor high-school musical-theater students

Broadway In Chicago has announced its new social-media program, "Around Broadway in 80 Days." In the wake of the cancellation of The Jimmy Awards ( the national program ) and the Illinois High School Musical Theatre ...


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  Tony Awards to be postponed; no new date set

The 74th Annual Tony Awards—scheduled to air live on CBS on Sunday, June 7 from New York's Radio City Music Hall—has been postponed because of the COVID-19 outbreak. The ceremony will be rescheduled at a later ...


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  Broadway in Chicago updates changes in show schedules

(Chicago, March 24, 2020) The safety and health of our patrons, staff and theatrical companies is our top priority. In response to the rapidly evolving COVID-19 (coronavirus) here is an update of the shows that are ...


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  Hell in a Handbag Productions Announces 2020 Season

CHICAGO, IL ( March 23, 2020 ) — Hell in a Handbag Productions is pleased to announce its 2020 Season, plus a move to Stage 773, where Handbag is now a resident company for 2020. This ...


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  PASSAGES Terrence McNally dies of coronavirus complications at 81

Terrence McNally—a four-time Tony winner who wrote musicals and plays such as Ragtime, Love! Valour! Compassion!, The Full Monty and Kiss of the Spider Woman—died March 24 at age 81 of coronavirus-related complications. On social media, ...


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  Poisoned: A Snow White Rock Musical postponed

Statement from Michael Galloway of Pan's Flute Productions: In an effort to do our part in mitigating the spread of Covid-19, we made the hardest, and yet the best, decision to postpone our Production of Poisoned: ...


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  World premiere of Notes & Letters postponed due to Coronavirus

CHICAGO ( March 23, 2020 ) — In response to the coronavirus ( COVID-19 ) pandemic, Underscore Theatre Company today announced it will postpone its upcoming world premiere of Notes & Letters, originally scheduled to run ...


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  Streamed theater review, Methtacular!

By: Steven Strafford Via: 16th Street Theater, 6420 16th St., Berwyn. Tickets: 708-795-6704 or 16thstreettheater.org; $12 per person/on your honor. Available through: April 4 The show cannot go on for so many live theaters nationwide. Safety ...


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  Pride Films and Plays to suspend performances of two productions

Chicago, IL — Pride Films and Plays announces that performances of both its current productions - DEX & ABBY and FIVE ENCOUNTERS ON A SITE CALLED CRAIGSLIST — are suspended until further notice. Both productions may ...


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  Beautiful City Project online funder March 19

The Beautiful City Project will host a concert on its Facebook and Instagram accounts on Thursday, March 19, at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 19. The organization will be raising money for Season of Concern ( ...


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  THEATER REVIEW Her Honor Jane Byrne

Playwright: J. Nicole Brooks At: Lookingglass Theatre, 821 N. Michigan. Tickets: LookingglassTheatre.org Price: Tickets no longer available. Runs through: Canceled due to coronavirus [NOTE: Performances have been suspended due to COVID-19, but Windy City Times feels ...


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  THEATER REVIEW The Two Character Play

Playwright: Tennessee Williams At: Theatre L'acadie at the Athenaeum, 2936 N. Southport Ave. Tickets: $25; AthenaeumTheatre.org and 773-935-6875. Runs through: March 29 [NOTE: Audiences for performances will be limited due to COVID-19. Contact the venue, as ...


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  NUNN ON ONE THEATER Sandy Duncan is part of 'Middletown'

From the producers of Menopause The Musical and Fiddler on the Roof, Dan Clancy's Middletown is a play about human connection. For the Chicago run of the show, the two couples are played onstage at The ...


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  'Chicago Is A Drag Festival' on June 26

A Queer Pride's Chicago Is A Drag Festival ( CIADF )—being promoted as the first-ever outdoor festival in Chicago that showcases an intersectional look into its drag culture and scene—is slated to take place Friday, June ...


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  'OUTspoken' at BAC on April 10

The Beverly Arts Center ( BAC ), 2407 W. 111th St., will present an evening with LGBTQIA storytelling collective OUTspoken on Friday, April 10, at 7:30 p.m. Chicago-based comedian Elizabeth Gomez will host the event, which ...


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  Chicago area theaters respond to health crisis

NOTE: The following information was accurate as of March 14. In a fluid and rapidly changing environment, new information is arriving daily, so check the websites of individual theater companies and venues. All of Chicago's larger ...


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  THEATER REVIEW Five Encounters on a Site Called Craigslist UPDATE

Update: The company has announced that they are temporarily shuttering due to safety precautions around the COVID-19 outbreak. By: Sam Ward At: Pride Film and Plays at Pride Arts Center, 4139 N. Broadway St. Tickets: 773-857-0222 ...


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  Chicago theater community's Jeff Awards will suspend judging until May 1

In response to state and city government recommendations to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus, the Chicago theater community's Jeff Awards will suspend judging productions until Friday, May 1. Jeff Awards Chair John Glover said ...


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  Broadway In Chicago suspends shows

In response to the rapidly evolving news about COVID-19 ( coronavirus ), Broadway In Chicago is cancelling or rescheduling the following performances: —The Bachelor: Live on Stage ( Cadillac Palace Theatre ) has been rescheduled for ...


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  Cirque du Soleil cancels 'Alegria,' which was set for June

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic and following the World Health Organization as well as The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's recommendation of social distancing, Cirque du Soleil will not be performing its show Alegria, ...


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  THEATER REVIEW Mrs. Warren's Profession

Playwright: George Bernard Shaw At: Promethean Theatre Ensemble at Otherworld Theatre, 3914 N. Clark St. Tickets: $30; PrometheanTheatre.org. Runs through: March 29 [suspended because of COVID-19 outbreak] [NOTE: Performances have been suspended due to COVID-19, but ...


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  Black Ensemble Theater cancels performances

A statement from Black Ensemble Theater: Based upon the recent guidance from the State of Illinois and the City of Chicago, Black Ensemble Theatre will suspend performances of THE HEALING (formerly titled Legends: A Civil Rights ...


Northlight-Theatre-announces-its-46th-Season

  Northlight Theatre announces its 46th Season

Northlight Theatre, under the direction of Artistic Director BJ Jones and Executive Director Timothy J. Evans, announces its 46th season, opening with The Lifespan of a Fact by Jeremy Kareken & David Murrell and Gordon Farrell, ...


Chicago-theatres-suspend-productions-due-to-Coronavirus-guidance-of-Governor-and-Mayor

  Chicago theatres suspend productions due to Coronavirus, guidance of Governor and Mayor

The following statement comes from Deb Clapp, Executive Director, League of Chicago Theatres: Mayor Lightfoot and Governor Pritzker held a press conference today asking and strongly recommending that public gatherings of more than 250 people be ...


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  Chicago Danztheatre presents What We Carried, on immigrant experience

CHICAGO ( February 24, 2020 ) — Chicago Danztheatre Ensemble is pleased to announce the final performance of its 2019-20 Art & Activism Performance Series, WHAT WE CARRIED , a documentary-style danztheatre work created by ensemble-members ...


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  'The Boys in the Band' writer Crowley dead at 84

Mart Crowley—best known for writing the '60s seminal play The Boys in the Band, about a group of gay friends at a birthday party—died March 8 at age 84, media reports stated. Writer Michael Musto broke ...


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  Steppenwolf opens 2020/21 Season and the new theatre building

CHICAGO ( March 4, 2020 ) — Steppenwolf Theatre Company Artistic Director Anna D. Shapiro and the Steppenwolf ensemble proudly announced the 2020/21 Season today. As the storied ensemble theater company embarks on its 45th season, ...


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  Margaret Cho at Chicago Improv on May 8-9

Actress/comedian/author Margaret Cho will perform at Schaumburg's Chicago Improv Comedy Club, 5 Woodfield Rd., on May 8-9. Cho, among other accomplishments, has three Grammy Award nominations for Best Comedy Album under her belt. Her tours sell ...


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  THEATER REVIEW Titus Andronicus

Playwright: William Shakespeare At: Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee Ave. Tickets: HavenChi.org . Price: $35. Scheduled to run through March 14, the decision was made to close the show March 5. Director Ian Damont Martin's vision ...


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  'Mexican Daughter' extended at Steppenwolf

Steppenwolf for Young Adults' production of I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter has been extended and will return to Steppenwolf for six additional performances following the tour to Juvenile Justice Facilities. Tickets for added performances ...


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  Chicago Dance Month March 30 through May 18

On March 30-May 18, See Chicago Dance ( SCD ), the dance industry's nonprofit service organization, will present the eighth annual Chicago Dance Month—which showcases the city's numerous and diverse opportunities to enjoy professional dance. Chicago ...


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  SPRING THEATER PREVIEW Origin stories highlight theater in Chicago

The equinox is only two weeks away, but it's still wet and snowy—not the kind that gives us an excuse to snuggle down by the fire with a hot drink, but the sloppy shivery kind that ...


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  THEATER REVIEW Charley's Aunt

Playwright: Brandon Thomas At: Saint Sebastian Players at St. Bonaventure Oratory, 1641 W. Diversey Ave. Tickets: $25; SaintSebastianPlayers.org, 773-404-7922. Runs through: March 15 Scholars may attribute the birth of cross-dressing comedy to Plautus and Shakespeare, but ...


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  THEATER REVIEW Titus Andronicus

Playwright: William Shakespeare At: Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee Ave., Tickets: HavenChi.org Price: $35. Runs through: March 14 Director Ian Damont Martin's vision of Shakespeare's most graphically bloody play, Titus Andronicus, incorporates so much silly comedy ...


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  Out comedian Cameron Esposito in town March 29

Comedian Cameron Esposito will bring her "Save Yourself Tour" to The Den Theatre Sunday, March 29, at 8 p.m. on The Den's Heath Mainstage, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave. Esposito is a standup comic, actor and writer ...


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  'Priscilla' at Mercury March 20-June 28

Priscilla, Queen of the Desert will run in the Venus Cabaret Theater at Mercury Theater Chicago, 3745 N. Southport Ave., March 20-June 28. Cast members include Honey West, as Bernadette; Josh Houghton, as Tick/Mitzi; and Parker ...


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  THEATER REVIEW Middle Passage

Author: Ilesa Duncan & David Barr III from Charles Johnson's novel At: Lifeline Theatre, 6912 N. Glenwood Ave. Tickets: 773-761-4477; LifelineTheatre.com; $45. Runs through: April 5 Set in 1830, this classic picaresque tale concerns self-absorbed ...


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  SPRING THEATER PREVIEW New shows worth singing about

Spring brings forth new life, and so, too, do Chicago area theaters with new stage productions. Take your pick between local or world premieres, both big and small. All shows in Chicago unless otherwise noted. ...


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  Rebuild Foundation to collaborate with Po'Chop

CHICAGO —Rebuild Foundation, the arts, education and cultural development organization committed to transforming urban communities, announced today that Jenn Freeman, acclaimed Chicago-based performance artist otherwise known as Po'Chop, will be the 2020 Chicago Dancemakers Forum Artist ...


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  THEATER REVIEW Charley's Aunt

Playwright: Brandon Thomas At: Saint Sebastian Players at St. Bonaventure Oratory, 1641 W. Diversey Ave. Tickets: $25; SaintSebastianPlayers.org, 773-404-7922. Runs through: March 15 Scholars may attribute the birth of cross-dressing comedy to Plautus and Shakespeare, but ...


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  THEATER REVIEW Titus Andronicus

Playwright: William Shakespeare At: Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee Ave. Tickets: havenchi.org . Price: $35. Scheduled to run through March 14, the decision was made to give the final performance on March 5. Director Ian Damont ...


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  THEATER REVIEW Kill Move Paradise

By: James Ijames At: TimeLine Theatre, 615 W. Wellington Ave. Tickets: 773-281-8463 or TimeLineTheatre.com; $42-$57. Runs through: April 5 There's a lot of rightful anger and anguish in Kill Move Paradise. It's playwright James Ijames' powerfully ...


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  Cantonese opera program March 17

"Si-fu: An Evening of Cantonese Opera" will make its Midwest debut at the Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts Performance Hall, 915 E. 60th St., on Tuesday, March 17, at 6:30 p.m. This program ...


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  '...Love Is Queer to Stay' throughout Feb.

The Laughing Stock Theatre production The Masquerade; Or, Love Is Queer to Stay presents a queer spin on classical tropes, and will run at the Crowd Theater, 3935 N. Broadway, on Feb. 22 and 29 at ...


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  'Judy & Liza' tribute March 5-April 5

The tribute show "Judy & Liza—Once In A Lifetime: The London Palladium Concert" will be presented at the Greenhouse Theater Center, 2257 N. Lincoln Ave., March 5-April 5. Shows will be Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at ...


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  Black Ensemble Theater opens Season of Change with Legends the Musical

CHICAGO, IL — Black Ensemble Theater opens its 2020 Season: Season of Change with Legends the Musical: A Civil Rights Movement, Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow, written and directed by Black Ensemble Theater Founder and CEO Jackie ...


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  ShOWBIZ 'Drag Race' judges, Dwyane Wade, 'Porgy,' Of Montreal, Cirque du Soleil

RuPaul Drag Race's season-12 guest judges consist of film, music, television, fashion and political figures such as Nicki Minaj, Whoopi Goldberg, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Chaka Khan, Robyn, Leslie Jones, Normani, Jeff Goldblum, Daisy Ridley, Thandie Newton, Olivia ...


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  THEATER REVIEW Lipstick Lobotomy

Playwright: Krista Knight At: Trap Door Theater, 1655 W. Cortland Ave. Tickets: $20-$25; Trapdoor.ticketleap.com. Runs through: March 21 Home, goes the adage, is where they have to take you in, but if you're an adult female ...


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  THEATER REVIEW Emma

Playwright: Paul Gordon ( book, music & lyrics ) At: Chicago Shakespeare Theater, Navy Pier. Tickets: 312-595-5600; ChicagoShakes.com; $35-$90. Runs through: March 15 This new musical adaptation of Jane Austen's Emma has received mostly glowing reviews, ...


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  THEATER REVIEW Roan @ The Gates

Playwright: Christina Telesca Gorman At: American Blues Theater at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont Ave. Tickets: $19-$39. Runs through: Feb. 29 Have you heard the story of the woman who put duty to country and truth ...


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  OPERA REVIEW The Queen of Spades

Score: Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky; Libretto: Modest Tchaikovsky; after Alexander Pushkin. At: Lyric Opera of Chicago, 20 N. Wacker Dr. Tickets: 312-827-5600 or LyricOpera.org; $39-$299. Runs through: March 1; sung in Russian with projected English translations It's ...


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  THEATER REVIEW The Boys in the Band

Playwright: Mart Crowley At: Windy City Playhouse, 3014 W. Irving Park Rd. Tickets: WindyCityPlayhouse.com Price: $75-95. Runs through: April 19 In Windy City Playhouse's immersive interpretation of Mart Crowley's iconic The Boys in the Band, directed ...


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  THEATER REVIEW Roan @ The Gates

Playwright: Christina Telesca Gorman At: American Blues Theater at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont Ave. Tickets: $19-$39. Runs through: Feb. 29 Have you heard the story of the woman who put duty to country and truth ...


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  Steppenwolf for Young Adults offers I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter events

CHICAGO ( February 13, 2020 ) — Steppenwolf for Young Adults ( SYA ) is proud to announce two additional public performances of the world premiere of I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter, based on ...


OUTspoken-at-Beverly-Arts-Center-to-Place-LGBTQ-Stories-in-the-Spotlight

  OUTspoken at Beverly Arts Center to Place LGBTQ Stories in the Spotlight

( Chicago, February 12, 2020 ) — The Beverly Arts Center presents an evening with LGBTQIA storytelling collective OUTspoken on Friday, April 10 at 7:30 p.m. The performance will be hosted by Chicago-based comedian Elizabeth Gomez ...


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  At 20 years of The Laramie Project, call goes out for submissions

The Laramie Project, a play by Moises Kaufman and the members of Tectonic Theater Project, had its world premiere production at the Denver Center for the Performing Arts on February 26, 2000. This month the Matthew ...


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  Talks on Feb. 16, March 1 about issues in 'The Cake'

Buffalo Theatre Ensemble presents The Cake, written by Bekah Brunstetter and directed by Steve Scott, now through Sunday, March 1, in the Playhouse Theatre at the McAninch Arts Center ( MAC ), 425 Fawell Blvd., Glen ...


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  'She the People' back at The Second City

The Second City's show She the People is back. The all-female, all-funny show directed by Carly Heffernan welcomes back returning ensemble members Carisa Barreca, Alex Bellisle, Katie Caussin, Sayjal Joshi and Emma Pope, with new cast ...


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  THEATER REVIEW The Boys in the Band

Playwright: Mart Crowley At: Windy City Playhouse, 3014 W. Irving Park Rd. Tickets: WindyCityPlayhouse.com . Price: $75-95. Runs through: April 19 In Windy City Playhouse's immersive interpretation of Mart Crowley's iconic The Boys in the ...


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  THEATER Bug

At: Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted St. Tickets: 312-335-1650 or Steppenwolf.org; $20-$125. Runs through: March 15 There are so many reasons why Steppenwolf Theatre Company's revival of Bug is the major event of the Chicago theater ...


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  'Lez Beaus' play fest Feb. 14-16

Violet Surprise is presenting Lez Beaus—a play festival celebrating lesbian love through the ages—Feb. 14-16 at The Martin, 2515 W. North Ave. The festival features 12 10-minute plays crafted by Rachel Baker, Shawntai Brown, Annalise Cain, ...


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  'Alabaster' at 16th Street through March 1

The rolling world premiere of Audrey Cefaly's Alabaster—described as a "darkly comic Southern drama about love, art and the power of women"—will run at Berwyn venue the 16th Street Theater, 6420 16th St., through Sunday, March ...


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  Sean Hayes to be in 'Good Night, Oscar' at Goodman

Goodman Theatre will premiere Good Night, Oscar, starring Emmy-winning actor/producer Sean Hayes ( Broadway's Promises, Promises; NBC-TV's Will & Grace ) as erstwhile character actor, pianist and wild card Oscar Levant. Written by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright ...


THEATER-How-A-Boy-Falls

  THEATER How A Boy Falls

Playwright: Steven Dietz At: Northlight Theatre, 9501 Skokie Blvd, Skokie. Tickets: 847-673-6300; www.northlight.org; $30-$89. Runs through: Feb. 29 Mitch and Sam ogle an attractive young woman in a coffee joint. Although they've just met, slightly sleazy ...


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  Harris Theater Presents 2020-21 Season

Chicago, Ill. — The Joan W. and Irving B. Harris Theater for Music and Dance announces its Harris Theater Presents season for 2020-21, its most ambitious and diverse lineup to date. With 36 performances — including ...


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  Raven Theatre Announces 2020-21 Season

CHICAGO ( February 5, 2020 ) — Raven Theatre is pleased to announce its 2020-21 Season, kicking off this fall with a revival of Jerome Lawrence andRobert E. Lee's drama Inherit the Wind, directed by Ian ...







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