Peter Tchaikovsky’s opera, faithfully adapted from Alexander Pushkin’s seminal verse novel, is as Russian as it gets: Even at its most bubbly, its waters run deep, much as Onegin might rather like to pretend otherwise.
Archives for February 2017
Chicago–Lookingglass Theatre Company announces its complete 2017–2018 season lineup. The season begins with the return of the award-winning, circus-infused Hard Times, adapted and directed by Artistic Director and Ensemble Member Heidi Stillman from the book by Charles Dickens and in association with The Actors Gymnasium. Hard Times features Ensemble Members David Catlin returning to the
This ensemble assembled by director Tom Mullen is nigh flawless, each with a well-tuned pop voice and instrumental acumen, and together possessing a strong chemistry that makes the performances feel lived in.
CHICAGO — Presented by the original New York producers, in conjunction with Chicago Theater Works, one of Chicago’s longest running, smash hit shows, Tony n’ Tina’s Wedding, has officially announced that they are extending their performances indefinitely, due to popular demand, and are officially “here to stay”! Tony n’ Tina’s Wedding played an incredible 16
Actors are people and words affect. Dawkins shows how the derogatory things that directors say to women transcend the stage and can deeply impact their self-esteem and their personal life.