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.’
Theatre architecture’s cyclical history, and the newest state-of-the-art space at Chicago Shakes.
A new lakefront flexible space gives Chicago Shakespeare Theater the room to expand, and not just physically.
The season will welcome the new performance space, the Yard.
Barbara Gaines’s Chicago Shakespeare Theater staged an ambitious yearlong program in 2016. I tried to match that ambition as an attendee, with mixed success.