Cabinet of Curiosity sets sail with a new live show about mermaids, whales, sharks, seagulls—and climate disaster
The annual celebration of multidisciplinary performance adjusts for the times.
The onetime artistic director of the defunct theater has a new nonprofit, the Cabinet of Curiosity Events.
An endless meet-cute and an off-key farce are among this week’s notables.
The horrors of the Indian surrogacy trade get barely a whisper in Victory Gardens’ lightweight new comedy Samsara.
The Goodman’s wan Ask Aunt Susan, Seth Bockley’s take on Miss Lonelyhearts, has none of the book’s boldness or bite.
Victory Gardens Biograph Theater hosts the third annual One Minute Play Festival.
Cross-species friendship in The Elephant and the Whale, from Redmoon and Chicago Children’s Theatre
Seth Bockley directs Philip Dawkins’s Failure: A Love Story at Victory Gardens Theater
Goodman Theatre’s New Stages Amplified amps up its play-development series with three new plays
Steppenwolf hosts a trio of new plays from young local companies.