Chicago, IL– American Blues Theater, under the continued leadership of Producing Artistic Director Gwendolyn Whiteside, announces the lineup for its 2016 – 2017 Season, “Define Yourself.” American Blues’ 31st Season will include the World Premiere of TRANSit by Artistic Affiliate Darren Canady, directed by Lisa Portes; the Chicago Premieres of Beauty’s Daughter by Dael Orlandersmith,
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EVANSTON, IL: Light Opera Works’ 2016 season will open with MY FAIR LADY starring Nick Sandys as Henry Higgins (June 4-12), followed by MAME (August 20-28), LET ME ENTERTAIN YOU: JULE STYNE’S GREATEST HITS Songs from GYPSY, FUNNY GIRL and more, (October 7-16), and DIE FLEDERMAUS (December 26-January 1, 2017). The October Jule Styne concert
OAKBROOK TERRACE, Ill. – Executive Director Kyle DeSantis, Artistic Director William Osetek and Producer Drew DeSantis are proud to announce Laura Stanczyk, a New York-based independent producer and casting director, as the theatre’s Director of New Works. In her new consulting role at Drury Lane, Stanczyk seeks out up-and-coming works, ushering in a new era
CHICAGO (January 18, 2016) – Pivot Arts and Loyola University’s Department of Fine and Performing Arts (DFPA) are pleased to announce the fourth year of their performing arts incubator program for artists that includes mentorships for Loyola undergraduates. The program provides ensembles and artists time and space to develop work that is innovative and often
CHICAGO – Lyric Opera of Chicago’s general director Anthony Freud and music director Sir Andrew Davis announced today the repertoire and casting for the company’s 2016/17 season – the second season that they have fully planned together. “Musical glory and magnificent storytelling – that’s what the operas in Lyric’s 2016/17 season have in common, and