A top-notch touring Broadway show and an intimate Sondheim concept revue are among this week’s notable new productions.
Yo-Yo Ma’s Silk Road Ensemble, Broadway in Chicago Summer Concert, and more happenings from August 15-18.
Plus two screenings of Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
Black cartoon characters star in ‘Funky Turns 40’ at the DuSable Museum.
Persistence of Vision recalls an animation legend’s doomed dream.
The Builders Association, a New York-based experimental company founded by former Wooster Group dramaturge Marianne Weems, made its Chicago debut almost two years ago with Xtravaganza, a trippy homage to producer Florenz Ziegfeld, director Busby Berkeley, dancer Loie Fuller, and designer Steele MacKaye. For her troupe’s return engagement Weems has joined forces with designers Keith […]