The annual Chicago theatre awards honored Remy Bumppo Theatre Company and Court Theatre with five awards each,
The Windy City challenges and inspires the theatre ecosystem from coast to coast.
A town known for tight acting ensembles and distinctive writers may have another ace in the hole: its directors.
Artists of color have had to work hard just to get to work in the Windy City, and in the process they’ve changed its theatres for the better.
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 Texas-born, Oregon-based playwright imagines a Steinbeck sequel with timely resonance.
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.
Four Chicago-based writers will develop new works as part of the year-long residency.
The monologuist is telling his most personal story ever at the Public Theatre, and he finds that music helps the medicine go down.
From landmark productions of O’Neill, Charles Gordone, Wole Soyinka, and Deborah Rogin to the opening of Michigan’s Farmers Alley Theatre, May has been an eventful month.