Playwrights Georgette Kelly, Dianne Nora, Marisela Treviño Orta, and Stacey Rose will join the residency program.
As theatres claim a role at the center of community life, the aim is transformation, not transaction.
Many theatres consider ‘excellence’ a priority, even a mission. But what do we mean by that word?
What gives this 19th-century Norwegian’s plays their lasting power? ‘Power’ is the operative word.
New plays by Rebecca Gilman, Christina Anderson, Dael Orlandersmith, Ike Holter, and David Cale accompany the Chicago debut of ‘Sweat’ and revivals of ‘The Winter’s Tale’ and ‘The Music Man.’
After the degree (or without it), there are myriad alternatives for directors to learn their chops.
The awards will fund extra time for the development of 27 new productions across the country.
From the creation of Chicago’s Goodman to a seminal show by the National Black Theatre, July was a standout month for theatrical milestones.
Chicago just lost one of its most valuable players, Sam Roberson Jr. of Congo Square Theatre. His friends and colleagues remember him in their own words.
Her comical ‘King of the Yees’ is not your average family play, but then her dad isn’t your average dad.