Chicago – “It’s a jolly holiday with…” Drury Lane Theatre’s production of Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s Mary Poppins. Based on the stories of P.L. Travers and the beloved Walt Disney film and co-created by Cameron Mackintosh, this “practically perfect” musical includes a book by Julian Fellowes, original music and lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and
Archives for September 2019
By Patrick O’Brien In musical theater, the microphone is a mixed blessing. With it, a performer can be heard over the loudest rock band and can afford to be quiet in a 1,000-seat house. But the microphone presents its own issues, both technical and philosophical. Consider Theo Ubique. The company snatched up acclaim at their
CHICAGO –Hubbard Street Dance Chicago will present its fall program, Forge Forward, for three performances at the Harris Theater, 205 E. Randolph, Nov. 7, 9 and 10, 2019. The performance features two world premieres by New York based choreographer Kyle Abraham, Artistic Director of A.I.M, and Hubbard Street Choreographic Fellow, Rena Butler, as well as
LINCOLNSHIRE, IL — The Marriott Theatre, Chicagoland’s longest-running professional musical theater located at 10 Marriott Drive Lincolnshire, IL, is thrilled to announce its 2020 blockbuster season. The Marriott Theatre’s 2020 Subscription Series features favorites GREASE (starts January 15); KISS ME, KATE (starts March 25); THE WORLD GOES ‘ROUND (starts May 27); WEST SIDE STORY (starts
Season of Concern (SOC) sold out Mercury Theater Chicago September 9 for “Second City Divas—In Concert,” a one-night-only benefit performance featuring Chicago’s leading ladies of musical theatre on stage together. Season of Concern is the Chicago theatre community’s fundraising effort to provide financial assistance to those in the community impacted by illness, injury or circumstance.