Chicago – Collaboraction’s PEACEBOOK 2017 fall tour – a free festival of theater, dance, music and spoken word created by Chicago artists and activists to increase the peace in Chicago – makes its final stop Thursday through Saturday, November 2-4, at LaFollette Park, 1333 N. Laramie Ave. in Chicago’s Austin community. PEACEBOOK LaFollette Park starts
Archives for October 2017
Taylor’s The Black Renaissance is a thoughtful, stimulating reminder of how far this country’s come through centuries of racial relations, but of how far backwards we seem to be currently headed.
Starring in the title role, incomparable young Demi Zaino, thrills, impresses and astounds as Rachel. This gifted young triple threat was most recently seen in Underscore’s “My Name is Annie King;” but she has also impressed in BoHo Theatre, Porchlight Music Theatre, Chicago Shakespeare Theatre and Marriott’s Lincolnshire, to name just a few.
CHICAGO – Hell in a Handbag Productions is pleased to announce casting for the return of its holiday hit RUDOLPH THE RED-HOSED REINDEER 2017 by David Cerda*, co-directed by Becca Holloway and AJ Wright*. RUDOLPH THE RED-HOSED REINDEER will feature Graham Heacock as Rudolph, Kristopher Bottrall* as Herbie, Allison Petrillo as Jane Donner, Chase Wheaton-Werle as Tom Donner, Michael Jack Hampton as Santa, Tommy Bullington as Mrs. Claus, Sydney Genco* as Elfina, Colin Funk as Spike, Michael Rawls as Score, Josh Kemper as Coach Comet, Lori
CHICAGO – Other Theatre is pleased to continue its 4th season with the third revival of its holiday hit BARNEY THE ELF, a campy and irreverent musical comedy, written by Bryan Renaud with lyrics by Renaud and Emily Schmidt. After helming the 2016 production, Tommy Rivera-Vega returns to direct and choreograph, with music direction by Nik Kmiecik and arrangements by Jermaine Hill. BARNEY THE ELF will play November 17 – December 31, 2017 at