Aleshea Harris’s 2018 performance piece, What to Send Up When It Goes Down, had its local premiere this past spring with Congo Square Theatre Company in a production that played […]
Early in Congo Square’s powerful hybrid theatrical event—a part healing ritual, part sensitivity session, part exuberant dance theater freak-out, and part explosive agitprop political satire written by Aleshea Harris, directed […]
Even though we’re posting this on April 1, we’re not foolin’: we think you’ll find something to enjoy in this week’s list of upcoming events. FRI 4/1 Chicago Repertory Ballet […]
By the time this year ends (it is gonna end, right?), Reader critics will, by my count, have reviewed 69 live theater and dance performances. That’s far less than in […]
Goodman, Congo Square, and Metropolis Performing Arts Centre in Arlington Heights all announce major changes at the top.
Upcoming events and distractions from our listings coordinator
Douglas Turner Ward’s classic one-act kicks off their 20th season.
Theater doesn’t have to make you hangry.
‘Ain’t nobody want to hear us,’ say the stars of the joyous Single Black Female.
Congo Square Theatre’s revival paints a vibrant portrait of Billie Holiday.
Thought-provoking productions at A Red Orchid and Chicago Shakespeare Theater are among this week’s best bets.
With June comes the summer theater season.
London Wall, Milk Like Sugar, and ten more new theater reviews
What’s on the Agenda for Wednesday, December 19, 2012
A brief tutorial on the three fatal flaws of Bulrusher