Behind and beyond recent reckonings at the city’s theatres are countless tales of exploitation, harm, and silencing—but it’s not too late for change.
The artistic director expanded the ensemble and the theatre’s offerings, and spearheaded a campaign for a new space.
A town known for tight acting ensembles and distinctive writers may have another ace in the hole: its directors.
How one of our greatest living stage actors keeps it real, even when playing a not-quite-real Hillary Clinton.
The playwright and director came up together in Chicago theatre. Now they’re kicking off Shapiro’s Steppenwolf regime with Letts’s ‘Mary Page Marlowe.’