From a Conan Doyle-inspired inquiry to an Emmett Till trilogy, from a Baroque opera to an Alaskan Tlingit journey, here are some shows I’d put on my hypothetical theatre calendar.
Knight will serve as associate artistic director, while Rifai will work as artistic development coordinator.
The audio version will reunite the cast from the 2017 world premiere at Chicago’s A Red Orchid Theatre.
We asked leaders at some of the nation’s small theatre companies which shows, both large and small, they were most looking forward to in the coming season.
The longtime critic and reporter, now theatre and dance editor at the Chicago Reader, gives her take on the city’s vibrant, often misunderstood theatre scene.
The lineup features a world premiere by Levi Holloway, and Chicago premieres by Mara Nelson-Greenberg and Jen Silverman.
What gives this 19th-century Norwegian’s plays their lasting power? ‘Power’ is the operative word.
The season will include works by Wallace Shawn, Brett Neveu, Grant Varjas, and Ionesco.
The lineup will include the world premiere of a new play by Christopher Durang.
From a Thanksgiving comedy, to exciting new hires, to ‘Scrooge in Love!’, five theatre artists preview what they’re working on, and what they’re looking forward to.