CHICAGO – As general director, president & CEO Anthony Freud announced today, big changes are underway at Lyric Opera of Chicago. Acclaimed and beloved music director Sir Andrew Davis plans to conclude his two-decade-long tenure at the end of the 2020/21 season. Eminent Italian conductor Enrique Mazzola has been named as Lyric’s music director designate,
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CHICAGO – Underscore Theatre Company is pleased to announce casting for its non-Equity world premiere of PROXY by Alexander Sage Oyen, Rachel Franco and Austin Regan, a story of journalistic and personal integrity set to a punk rock score, directed by Stephanie Rohr with music direction by T.J. Anderson. The cast includes Jonas Davidow, Tessa
LEZFEST, the popular and ever-evolving interdisciplinary program of performance by queer female and non-binary artists, will return for its ninth session on Tuesday October 22 and Wednesday October 23, 2019. This program, which has consistently sold out in the past when presented for one night only, has been expanded to two nights to meet demand.
To Chicagoland musical theatre aficionados who didn’t already know (and plan accordingly), Meghan Murphy is this production’s Lady of the Lake. Don’t make me repeat that…proceed to the link at the bottom of this review and buy your tickets.
Chicago – Cirque du Soleil and The Madison Square Garden Company (NYSE: MSG) are pleased to announce that an all-new, family theatrical production, ‘Twas the Night Before… will make its debut at The Chicago Theatre this holiday season. ‘Twas the Night Before… is an exhilarating new spin on the beloved Christmas classic as only Cirque