It’s not just the artistic directorship that’s changing hands at the growing Chicago ensemble.
The director left the company he founded to pursue his own muse. But he’s since learned that theatre is about community, and leadership is about service. Oh—and he had some time and money on his hands.
The company’s founding director returns to take back the reins from Halena Kays.
The new issue touches on several artists and works dear to our theatregoing heart.
The Hypocrites’ plucky, stripped-down takes on the G&S canon have become something of a sensation, and now they’re running them in a three-ring rep.
The play ‘All our Tragic’ includes food breaks and the chance for audience members to sit down with the ensemble.
The Hypocrites founder made his name punking the classics. Now, as a solo auteur, he’s leavening Greek tragedies.