Broadway In Chicago, The Nederlander Organization and Estefan Enterprises, Inc announce that On Your Feet!–a new musical based on the life story of international superstar Gloria Estefan and her husband, legendary producer-musician-entrepreneur Emilio Estefan–will have its five-week pre-Broadway world premiere engagement at Chicago’s Oriental Theatre (24 W Randolph) from June 2 – July 5, 2015.
Archives for August 2014
Bailiwick Chicago Theater is pleased to announce its 2014–15 Season, as follows: Oct. 2 – Nov. 1 The Wild Party Music and Lyrics by Michael John LaChiusa Book by Michael John LaChiusa & George C. Wolfe Based on the poem by Joseph Moncure March Directed by Brenda Didier Music Direction by Aaron Benham Featuring Danni
Fox Valley Repertory continues its 2014 series with Neil Simon’s family comedy, Brighton Beach Memoirs. This coming-of-age memoir, directed by Ronan Marra, will take place in St. Charles at the Pheasant Run Resort Mainstage, Aug. 28 – Oct. 19. An audience and critical favorite since it premiered in 1983, Brighton was originally directed by Gene
In its first professional production since its Broadway debut, the musical comedy Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown makes its Chicago area premiere in a brand new production at Theatre at the Center, 1040 Ridge Road, Munster, Ind. Sept. 11 through Oct. 12. With a Latin-infused score by Tony Award-nominated David Yazbek and
By Barry Reszel The first-rate country legend musical biography, brought back by the American Blues Theater to Lincoln Park’s Greenhouse Theatre Center following sold-out houses a year ago, walks an incredible, fine line. This has nothing to do with Johnny Cash. This one is all about Hank Williams, the groundbreaking, homespun, brilliant country/blues singer-songwriter who