CHICAGO – Black Button Eyes Productions is pleased to announce casting for the Chicago storefront premiere of EVIL DEAD THE MUSICAL, a parody of Sam Raimi’s classic Evil Dead horror films, with book and lyrics by George Reinblatt and music by Christopher Bond, Frank Cipolla, Melissa Morris and George Reinblatt. EVIL DEAD THE MUSICAL will feature Kirby Gibson, Caitlin Jackson, Josh Kemper, David Lipschutz, Stevie Love, Robert Quintanilla, Shane Roberie and Tommy Thurston. Directed by Producing Artistic Director Ed Rutherford with music direction
Archives for October 2018
Artists Lounge Live presents AN UNFORGETTABLE NAT KING COLE CHRISTMAS starring Evan Tyrone Martin on December 18, at Marriott Theatre, 10 Marriott Drive, Lincolnshire, IL, 60069. Chicago sensation Evan Tyrone Martin (JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, SIDE SHOW, OKLAHOMA!) warmly resonates the velvety vocal style of musical legend Nat King Cole. Chicago Tribune calls the Award-nominated Martin
Extraordinary Director Scott Ellis keeps the pace quick, leading his star, Santino Fontana (Prince Charming in the most recent Broadway Cinderella), in a phenomenal performance as Michael Dorsey/Dorothy Michaels. His gorgeous voice is supplemented by quick comic timing. And that’s important, because Tootsie is primarily a a load of laughs, and Fontana’s supporting cast is loaded with comedic talent.
GLEN ELLYN, IL– Compania Flamenca Eduardo Guerrero presents “Flamenco Passion” at the McAninch Arts Center, Sunday, Oct. 21, 2 and 6 p.m. “Flamenco Passion” is a unique mix of classic and contemporary Spanish dance, performed by a group of live musicians and elite dancers direct from Spain to entertain and thrill. This project is supported
CHICAGO – Celebrate the fierce femmes of the ‘90s with Firebrand Theatre! Firebrand presents YOU OUGHTA KNOW: A TRIBUTE TO FIREBRANDS OF THE ‘90s on Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at 8 pm at Elastic Arts, 3429 W. Diversey Ave. #208, in Chicago. The ‘90s were a cornerstone time for femme musicians, with the influential songwriting and