CHICAGO – Flying Elephant Productions is pleased to launch its inaugural season with the world premiere of WE THE PEOPLE – SONGS OF THE RESISTANCE, a political musical song cycle about the turbulent 2016 election, with six actors playing 55 characters. This powerful new musical features a book by Sean Chandler, music and lyrics by Leo Schwartz, direction by Derek Van Barham and
Archives for December 2017
CHICAGO – Blue Man Group will kick off 2018 with the announcement of additional performances on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Valentine’s Day and Presidents’ Day at Chicago’s Briar Street Theatre (3133 N. Halsted). The added shows will give audiences additional opportunities to beat the winter blues and experience Chicago’s longest running theatrical production throughout
Here too the ethos is clear: don’t go for realism, go for what is most impressive for the audience to look at. The artistry is evident and sumptuous.
Chicago – Drury Lane Theatre announces casting for the final production of its 2017/2018 season – the irresistible Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor® Dreamcoat by Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber. This production is directed by Alan Souza with choreography by Grady M. Bowman. Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor® Dreamcoat runs January 19, 2018 –
From script to direction, Brooks wisely instructs his team to find the joy alongside the pain. The show is practically one big party, and it has quite the guest list.