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Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Goodman Theatre’s Tribute To Stage & Screen Legend BRIAN DENNEHY by Showbiz Chicago Newsdesk

Two time Tony Award winner Brian Dennehy passed away April 15, 2020 at the age of [...]

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Milwaukee Rep Spearheads Mask Making Efforts To Aid Frontline Workers by Showbiz Chicago Newsdesk

With no sets to build and no costumes to construct, Milwaukee Rep has partnered with First Stage and Milwaukee Ballet to [...]

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Diana Phillips Named President of The Shubert Foundation by Showbiz Chicago Newsdesk

The Board of Directors of The Shubert Foundation has appointed Diana Phillips to serve as [...]

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Tuesday, April 21, 2020

Victory Gardens Theater’s FUN HOME Streams May 12-24 by Showbiz Chicago Newsdesk

Victory Gardens Theater’s critically acclaimed 2017 production of Fun Home directed by Gary Griffin will [...]

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Sunday, April 19, 2020

Hamilton’s Miguel Cervantes Joins Tonight’s Chicago Offstage! Live From Home Virtual Concert by Showbiz Chicago Newsdesk

Miguel Cervantes (Hamilton) will perform live during tonight’s Chicago Offstage! Live from Home virtual concert [...]

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Saturday, April 18, 2020

Gaylord and Dorothy Donnelley Foundation Expedites Over $2 Million To Regional Small Arts Organizations by Showbiz Chicago Newsdesk

Acknowledging the potentially cataclysmic financial situation which hundreds of beloved regional small arts organizations are [...]

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At Home With The Auditorium Presents ‘The Voice’ Finalist KADIE KADAN April 19 by Showbiz Chicago Newsdesk

The Auditorium Theatre’s weekly video series, At Home With the Auditorium, brings performers from the [...]

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Theatre Communications Group Announces Fourteenth Round of Fox Foundation Resident Actor Fellowships by Showbiz Chicago Newsdesk

The William & Eva Fox Foundation and Theatre Communications Group (TCG), the national organization for [...]

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Sideshow Theatre Company Streaming The Happiest Place On Earth Written & Performed by Phillip Dawkins by Showbiz Chicago Newsdesk

Sideshow Theatre Company is pleased to offer pay-what-you-wish online streaming of its 2016 hit production The Happiest [...]

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Black Button Eyes Presents Free Streaming World Premiere of Masque of the Red Coronavirus by Showbiz Chicago Newsdesk

Black Button Eyes Productions is pleased to present the world premiere of Masque of the Red Coronavirus, [...]

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Chicago Med’s Nick Gehlfuss Calls Virtual Bingo For Caledonia Senior Living & Memory Care Residents by Showbiz Chicago Newsdesk

Caledonia Senior Living & Memory Care welcomed Chicago Med Actor Nick Gehlfuss for a virtual bingo session with residents [...]

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Star Studded Chicago Offstage! Live at Home Benefiting Season of Concern Streams April 19 by Showbiz Chicago Newsdesk

Join WGN-TV’s “Around Town” correspondent Ana Belaval and a star-studded line-up of more than 20 [...]

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Thursday, April 16, 2020

Victory Gardens Theater Will Stream Critically Acclaimed Production of FUN HOME by Showbiz Chicago Newsdesk

Victory Gardens Theatre announced its critically acclaimed 2017 production of Fun Home directed by Gary [...]

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Saturday, April 11, 2020

Chicago Humanities Festival Shifts Strategy in Reaction to Covid-19 Pandemic by Showbiz Chicago Newsdesk

Chicago Humanities Festival has shifted its strategy in reaction to the Covid-19 pandemic, rescheduling spring [...]

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Auditorium Theatre’s Hearts to Art Summer Camp Returns July 2020 by Showbiz Chicago Newsdesk

Hearts to Art, the Auditorium Theatre’s award-winning summer camp for young people who have experienced [...]

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At Home With The Auditorium Presents Dancers from Ensemble Español Spanish Dance Theater by Showbiz Chicago Newsdesk

The Auditorium Theatre’s new weekly video series, At Home With the Auditorium, brings Auditorium Theatre performers [...]

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36th Annual Printers Row Lit Fest Postponed Until Labor Day Weekend by Showbiz Chicago Newsdesk

Out of an abundance of caution, and prioritizing the safety and wellbeing of its guests, [...]

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Saturday, April 4, 2020

Concord Jazz To Release ELLA 100: LIVE AT THE APOLLO on 4/24 by Showbiz Chicago Newsdesk

Concord Jazz will release “Ella 100: Live At The Apollo!” on April 24. This new [...]

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Paramount Theatre’s Connection: A Social Media Concert Series Launches April 4 @ 8pm by Showbiz Chicago Newsdesk

Tune in to Paramount Theatre’s Facebook page tomorrow, Saturday, April 4, at 8 p.m. CST, [...]

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Thursday, April 2, 2020

Chicago Children’s Theatre Announces CAMP FEVER-Virtual Spring Theatre Adventure Camp by Showbiz Chicago Newsdesk

During this remarkable moment in time when children aren’t in school, Chicago Children’s Theatre continues [...]

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Milwaukee’s Renaissance Theaterworks Will Stream Performance of ACTUALLY by Showbiz Chicago Newsdesk

Out of  concern for the health and safety of our community, Renaissance Theaterworks made the difficult decision to [...]

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About Face Theatre Postpones WONKA BALL Benefit Gala by Showbiz Chicago Newsdesk

About Face Theatre today announced the postponement of its annual benefit gala and its planned production [...]

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Milwaukee Rep Announces Our Home To Your Home by Showbiz Chicago Newsdesk

While the stages remain dark during the COVID-19 global pandemic, Milwaukee Rep is rallying its creative resources [...]

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Saturday, March 28, 2020

Steppenwolf Announces Launch of New Ensemble Podcast & Virtual Workshops by Showbiz Chicago Newsdesk

With the lights out on Steppenwolf’s stages, the company is sharing multiple initiatives to keep [...]

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Thursday, March 26, 2020

Broadway In Chicago Updated List of Rescheduled Shows & Cancellations by Showbiz Chicago Newsdesk

The safety and health of our patrons, staff and theatrical companies is our top priority.  [...]

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Hell In A Handbag Productions Becomes Resident Company at Stage 773 by Showbiz Chicago Newsdesk

Hell in a Handbag Productions is pleased to announce its 2020 Season, plus a move to Stage 773, where [...]

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Raven Theatre Postpones EDEN PRAIRIE, 1971 Due to COVID-19 by Showbiz Chicago Newsdesk

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Raven Theatre today announced it will postpone its upcoming world premiere of Mat [...]

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Miguel Cervantes To Emcee Broadway In Chicago’s AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS by Showbiz Chicago Newsdesk

Broadway In Chicago is delighted to announce their new social media program, Around Broadway In [...]

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Friday, March 20, 2020

Skylight Music Theatre Reschedules EVITA & CANDIDE Due To Covid-19 Concern by Showbiz Chicago Newsdesk

With the public health emergency related to Covid-19 and our concern for the safety of [...]

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Midsommer Flight Postpones Workshop Performance of MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING Citing Covid-19 Concern by Showbiz Chicago Newsdesk

 As the coronavirus crisis has continued to escalate, Producing Artistic Director Beth Wolf and the [...]

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Buffalo Theatre Ensemble Cancels Production of NAPERVILLE by Showbiz Chicago Newsdesk

In concert with the College of DuPage leadership and the McAninch Arts Center (MAC), Buffalo [...]

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