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Theatremakers from all over the country and the world will gather in the Valley of the Sun next June 4-6.
The annual Chicago theatre awards honored Remy Bumppo Theatre Company and Court Theatre with five awards each,
The four playwrights will complete a two-year residency in Boston.
The season will feature the Off-Broadway premiere of Dan Hoyle's timely 'Border People'.
Chance Theater will feature Orange County premieres in addition to family favorites.
The playwright of 'Hearts Like Fists' has interviewed more than 1,000 playwrights on his website. Now it's his turn to be interviewed.
The longtime Harlem institution is remounting its adaptation of Ta-Nehisi Coates's book and taking it on tour.
Parity Productions awards two commissions for women and/or transgender or gender-nonconforming writers annually.
Some of the nation's biggest theatrical questions are being asked, and vigorously answered, in Chicago.
The Windy City challenges and inspires the theatre ecosystem from coast to coast.
A town known for tight acting ensembles and distinctive writers may have another ace in the hole: its directors.
What makes Chicago's well-known ensemble ethos special, and where did it comes from? A new book finds some surprising answers.
The reality behind Chicago's mythic small-theatre scene: hard work, low pay, burnout---and growing signs of solidarity.
How Chicago’s theatre scene reflects its legacy of racism—and what can be done to fight it.
From dramaturgs to directors to teachers, here are 6 Windy City artists to keep on your radar.
Armed with the idea that truth-telling and empathy don't have to be mutually exclusive, they founded Rescripted, an independent Chicago theatre publication.
Artists of color have had to work hard just to get to work in the Windy City, and in the process they've changed its theatres for the better.
Two musical-theatre composers who died tragically young get new recordings to keep their songs in rotation.
The Friends interview the actress who's been playing Judy on and off for six years in 'Chasing Rainbows.' Plus reviews of Halloween shows, including one where they get blindfolded, and a dis…
Two high-profile, celebrity laden versions of the campy musical are playing on opposite coasts: which one is better? It depends if you prefer innovation or nostalgia.
Playwrights Horizons's outgoing artistic director has always programmed the plays he'd like to see, and sometimes plays his subscribers don't.
The festival will feature readings of 8 new works for young audiences.
The season will kick off with a benefit performance of the Olivier-winning 'Return to the Forbidden Planet'.
Playwright Tanya Barfield will succeed Norman as the co-director, with David Lindsay-Abaire, of the Lila Acheson Wallace American Playwrights Program.
New theatres may be going up in many U.S. cities, but flexibility and smaller seating make this boomlet different from the construction craze of the 1990s.
The festival, which has developed works by Dominique Morisseau and Larissa FastHorse, will feature five new works.
After 23 years at the company, Sanford will pass the baton to longtime associate a.d. Adam Greenfield.
Though Broadway has pulled her back for Adam Rapp's 'The Sound Inside' and Paula Vogel's 'How I Learned to Drive,' she's thinking of quitting the stage.
The season will feature readings of works by Majkin Holmquist, Jessica Huang, and Keelay Gipson.
The artists will develop new works throughout the 2019-20 season.
Arden Theatre Company's production of 'Gem of the Ocean' by August Wilson won the most awards, with 9.