The theatre’s founder and artistic director will step down in 2023 after an acclaimed 36-year run.
As the Chicago Tribune’s lead theatre critic from 1978 to 2002, he helped build the city’s unique theatre scene, both by covering it and by getting to know its major players.
The season will feature a mix of virtual and in-person offerings, including solo shows and streams from the Bristol Old Vic.
Theatre architects look ahead to designs for a post-pandemic world.
A British concert musical about Henry VIII’s wives comes to Broadway on a wave of ‘Hamilton’-worthy buzz.
The annual Chicago theatre awards honored Remy Bumppo Theatre Company and Court Theatre with five awards each,
With ‘Blue’ opening this week at Glimmerglass, the composer reflects on her approach to music and meaning, and leaks her ambition to make a musical film.
Also on next season’s slate: ‘As You Like It’ with Beatles songs and a production from Mexico’s Makuyeika Theatre Collective.
In just a dozen years, the performer-turned-director/choreographer’s creativity and leadership made a profound impact on Chicago and beyond.
The lineup will include the world premiere musical ‘Bedknobs and Broomsticks.’