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Saturday, February 22, 2020

Interview with Congo Square Theatre Company’s Founding Artistic Director DERRICK SANDERS by Michael J. Roberts

Showbiz Chicago Interview with <em>Congo Square Theatre Company’s</em> Founding Artistic Director DERRICK SANDERS Founding Artistic Director DERRICK SANDERS on reimagining Dou…

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Wednesday, February 12, 2020

THE PASSION OF CHRIST IN CONCERT World Premiere at Auditorium Theatre by Michael J. Roberts

Showbiz Chicago THE PASSION OF CHRIST IN CONCERT World Premiere at Auditorium Theatre CineConcerts, in partnership with Icon Productions, announces a unique and unparalleled concert event:…

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THE CHOIR OF MAN Returns to Broadway Playhouse April 14-19 by Michael J. Roberts

Showbiz Chicago THE CHOIR OF MAN Returns to Broadway Playhouse April 14-19 Broadway In Chicago is delighted to announce that individual tickets for the worldwide smash THE CHOIR [...] THE …

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Friday, February 7, 2020

Interview with Actor/Writer/Humorist ROBERT DUBAC by Michael J. Roberts

Showbiz Chicago Interview with Actor/Writer/Humorist ROBERT DUBAC ROBERT DUBAC on his latest production THE BOOK OF MORON and the exploration of critical [...] Interview with Actor/Writer/H…

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Interview with Actor/Comedian AMADEO FUSCA by Michael J. Roberts

Showbiz Chicago Interview with Actor/Comedian AMADEO FUSCA MEN ARE FROM MARS – WOMEN ARE FROM VENUS LIVE! star AMADEO FUSCA returns to [...] Interview with Actor/Comedian AMADEO FUSCA

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Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Interview with Summer: The Donna Summer Musical’s STEVEN GRANT DOUGLAS by Michael J. Roberts

Showbiz Chicago Interview with <em>Summer: The Donna Summer Musical’s</em> STEVEN GRANT DOUGLAS STEVEN GRANT DOUGLAS on playing singer/songwriter Bruce Sudano in SUMMER: THE D…

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Saturday, January 25, 2020

Interview with Riverdance Lead Dancer WILL BRYANT by Michael J. Roberts

Showbiz Chicago Interview with <em>Riverdance</em> Lead Dancer WILL BRYANT Lead Dancer WILL BRYANT on the reimagined RIVERDANCE 25th ANNIVERSARY SHOW  that will play Broadway…

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Friday, January 10, 2020

Interview With Once On This Island’s JAHMAUL BAKARE by Michael J. Roberts

Showbiz Chicago Interview With <em>Once On This Island’s</em> JAHMAUL BAKARE Chicago native JAMHAUL BAKARE on playing Agwe in the National Tour of Once On This [...] Interview…

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Wednesday, January 8, 2020

Interview with Three-time Grammy Nominee RYAN SHAW by Michael J. Roberts

Showbiz Chicago Interview with Three-time Grammy Nominee RYAN SHAW Three-time Grammy nominee RYAN SHAW on his upcoming concert ‘Aretha: A Tribute to the Queen [...] Interview with Three-t…

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Tuesday, January 7, 2020

Interview with Broadway Star CAPATHIA JENKINS by Michael J. Roberts

Showbiz Chicago Interview with Broadway Star CAPATHIA JENKINS CAPATHIA JENKINS on her upcoming concert ARETHA: A TRIBUTE TO THE QUEEN OF SOUL with [...] Interview with Broadway Star CAPATHI…

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Friday, January 3, 2020

Capathia Jenkins & Ryan Shaw Headline Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra’s ARETHA: A TRIBUTE TO THE QUEEN OF SOUL by Michael J. Roberts

Showbiz Chicago Capathia Jenkins & Ryan Shaw Headline Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra’s ARETHA: A TRIBUTE TO THE QUEEN OF SOUL The Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra begins 2020 with two p…

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Wednesday, January 1, 2020

Broadway In Chicago Announces Additional POTTED POTTER Performances by Michael J. Roberts

Showbiz Chicago Broadway In Chicago Announces Additional POTTED POTTER Performances Broadway In Chicago, Starvox Entertainment and Potted Productions are delighted to present the return of …

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Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Interview with Pulitzer Prize Winning Playwright TONY KUSHNER by Michael J. Roberts

Showbiz Chicago Interview with Pulitzer Prize Winning Playwright TONY KUSHNER Known for his groundbreaking works including the Pulitzer Prize-winning Angels in America and the Olivier-award…

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Saturday, December 21, 2019

Interview with MEAN GIRLS Star DANIELLE WADE by Michael J. Roberts

Actress DANIELLE WADE on playing the infamous Cady Heron in the National Tour of Mean [...] The post Interview with MEAN GIRLS Star DANIELLE WADE appeared first on Showbiz Chicago.

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Friday, December 20, 2019

Ghostlight Records Releases LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS-The New Off-Broadway Cast Album Dec. 20 by Michael J. Roberts

GHOSTLIGHT RECORDS will release Little Shop of Horrors – the New Off-Broadway Cast Album on Friday, December 20 in all digital [...] The post Ghostlight Records Releases <em>LI…

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Thursday, December 19, 2019

Rivendell Theatre Ensemble Presents World Premiere of THE TASTERS by Michael J. Roberts

Rivendell Theatre Ensemble (RTE), Chicago’s only Equity theatre dedicated to producing new work with women at [...] The post Rivendell Theatre Ensemble Presents World Premiere of THE TAST…

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Friday, December 13, 2019

Interview with The Phantom of The Opera’s SUSAN MONIZ by Michael J. Roberts

Chicago favorite SUSAN MONIZ on playing the iconic role of Madame Giry in the National [...] The post Interview with The Phantom of The Opera’s SUSAN MONIZ appeared first on Showbiz Chicag…

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Tix On Sale For World Premiere of HIT HER WITH THE SKATES starring American Idol’s Diana DeGarmo & Ace Young by Michael J. Roberts

HIT HER WITH THE SKATES, a new musical about life, love and the roller rink [...] The post Tix On Sale For World Premiere of HIT HER WITH THE SKATES starring American Idol’s Diana DeGarmo …

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Interview with Circus/Physical Performer JEAN CLAUDIO by Michael J. Roberts

Circus/Physical Performer JEAN CLAUDIO on bringing Don Freeman’s classic teddy bear Corduroy from page to [...] The post Interview with Circus/Physical Performer JEAN CLAUDIO appeared firs…

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Thursday, November 28, 2019

Interview with Stage & Screen Icon CONRAD JOHN SCHUCK by Michael J. Roberts

CONRAD JOHN SCHUCK discusses his extraordinary career in film, stage and television including M*A*S*H, McMillan [...] The post Interview with Stage & Screen Icon CONRAD JOHN SCHUCK appea…

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Monday, November 25, 2019

Interview with POTTED POTTER star JAMES PERCY by Michael J. Roberts

Actor/Comedian JAMES PERCY on playing the iconic Harry Potter for over five years and the [...] The post Interview with POTTED POTTER star JAMES PERCY appeared first on Showbiz Chicago.

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Friday, November 1, 2019

Interview with Producer/Author DENISE McGOWAN TRACY by Michael J. Roberts

Chicago icon DENISE McGOWAN TRACY talks about adapting her best selling holiday book Eleanor’s Very [...] The post Interview with Producer/Author DENISE McGOWAN TRACY appeared first on Sho…

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Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Interview with CORDUROY Director JAMAL HOWARD by Michael J. Roberts

Emerald City Theatre Artistic Associate/Director JAMAL HOWARD discuss bringing the classic character CORDUROY from book [...] The post Interview with CORDUROY Director JAMAL HOWARD appeared …

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Thursday, October 17, 2019

Navy Pier To Host “ExPIERience 2019” Fundraiser To Support Arts & Cultural Programming by Michael J. Roberts

Navy Pier, Chicago’s nonprofit cultural destination, will host its second fundraising event, “ExPIERience 2019,” on [...] The post Navy Pier To Host “ExPIERience 2019” Fundraiser T…

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Monday, October 7, 2019

Interview with Actor/Playwright DAVID PAYNE by Michael J. Roberts

AN EVENING WITH C.S. LEWIS Playwright/Actor DAVID PAYNE discusses his remarkable journey from structural engineer [...] The post Interview with Actor/Playwright DAVID PAYNE appeared first on…

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Sunday, October 6, 2019

Interview with MST3KT Puppeteer NATE BEGLE by Michael J. Roberts

Puppeteer/Voice Actor extraordinaire NATE BEGLE discusses how he landed his dream role performing the iconic [...] The post Interview with MST3KT Puppeteer NATE BEGLE appeared first on Showb…

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Tuesday, October 1, 2019

Interview: THOMAS SCHUMACHER – President & Producer of Disney Theatrical Productions by Michael J. Roberts

Thomas Schumacher, President and Producer of Disney Theatrical Productions returns to Showbiz Chicago to discuss [...] The post Interview: THOMAS SCHUMACHER – President & Producer of D…

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Monday, September 2, 2019

Interview with OSLO’s STEF TOVAR by Michael J. Roberts

Showbiz Chicago favorite STEF TOVAR returns to discuss his upcoming role as Yossi Beilin in [...] The post Interview with OSLO’s STEF TOVAR appeared first on Showbiz Chicago.

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Friday, August 9, 2019

Victory Gardens Theater Announces Casting On Upcoming Productions by Michael J. Roberts

Victory Gardens Theater under the direction of Artistic Director Chay Yew and Executive Director Erica Daniels, [...] The post Victory Gardens Theater Announces Casting On Upcoming Producti…

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Rivendell Theatre Ensemble Stages World Premiere of LAURA AND THE SEA by Michael J. Roberts

Rivendell Theatre Ensemble (RTE), Chicago’s only Equity theatre dedicated to producing new work with women at [...] The post Rivendell Theatre Ensemble Stages World Premiere of LAURA AND …

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Thursday, August 8, 2019

Rick Cleveland’s FIVE PRESIDENTS To Open American Blues Theater 19/20 Season by Michael J. Roberts

American Blues Theater opens its 2019-2020 Season by welcoming home Ensemble member Rick Cleveland with the [...] The post Rick Cleveland’s FIVE PRESIDENTS To Open American Blues Theater …

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