The new artistic director wants to take ‘amazing feats of storytelling’ into more diverse realms; Rick Bayless wants to give more money to local theaters.
A handful of notable plays staged in the city this year explored SWA suckiness.
American Theater Company’s latest is a very nearly insufferable night in the theater.
After 20 years of battling for its building, the nascent institution’s most significant challenges lie ahead.
A: Her story as told in American Theater Company’s T.
American Theater Company’s tribute to playwright William Inge is all about the motion.
American Theater Company shoots the Colorado River in this drama set in 1869.
American Theater Company’s fresh-faced artistic director credits his gender transition with a creative awakening. Now the 33-year-old looks to turn the venerable North Center playhouse into a place of “wild theatricality.”
Chicago’s fall theater season shows a new emphasis on social consciousness.
For more than 20 years, actors and crew members stayed silent about mistreatment they suffered at the acclaimed storefront theater. Now they’re speaking up, hoping to protect workers in non-Equity theaters across the country.
An endless meet-cute and an off-key farce are among this week’s notables.
Thomas Bradshaw’s latest explores the predicament of being young, Republican, and black.
Ten new reviews of notable stage shows, among them a musical based on Elmer Rice’s expressionist 1923 satire.
The paper doesn’t think Grease‘s creators are worth mentioning.
London Wall, Milk Like Sugar, and ten more new theater reviews