The nonprofit ensemble theatre, known for commitment to community and storytelling, will end its run in July, only a year after hiring a new artistic director.
Looking toward the future, Shelley hopes to create an inclusive atmosphere that cements the House Theatre of Chicago as a destination for artists to come and create.
Shelley takes over for founder Nathan Allen who stepped down last fall after 20 years as artistic director.
From Teller’s ‘Tempest’ to plays from Andrew Hinderaker and the House Theatre of Chicago, magicians are finding new ways to use their illusions.
The season will include work by Kara Davidson and Phillip Klapperich.
How Ana Kuzmanic’s love of drawing and fashion led her to an extraordinary theatrical career.
The Chicago sound designer/composer talks about the Hypocrites, and about a new folk musical with a jazz flavor.