Stages are dark, but Chicago theater and dance companies still keep a light on.
Emily Schwend’s drama is a resonant portrait of life in the shadows of the American dream.
An Arab-Swede navigates the consequences of a car bomb in Stockholm.
Every week, a different actor takes the stage to lead the audience through this participatory experience.
Interrobang Theatre Project doesn’t do much to redeem its revival.
Bertolt Brecht’s satire set in 1930s gangland Chicago and Interrobang Theatre’s local premiere of an off-Broadway hit are among this week’s best bets.
A Chicago premiere from Runcible and another success from Porchlight are among this week’s best bets.
A mashup of Shakespeare with The Partridge Family and The Brady Bunch is one of this week’s high- (or maybe lowlights).
García Lorca gets transplanted to the Dust Bowl, and an off-Loop mainstay goes noir.
Ten years after the disaster in New Orleans, true stories of survival fill a pair of Chicago productions.
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