Nancy recently wowed critics and audiences of Light Opera Works as the title star of “Mame”, and Michelle is just opening as a principal in Porchlight Music Theatre’s “In the Heights.”
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Chicago – Six world premiere plays and four new adaptations seen first by Chicago audiences were among those receiving nominations by The Jeff Awards Committee. 178 nominations in 32 categories honor Chicago Equity theatrical productions that opened between August 1, 2015 and July 31, 2016. Multiple Jeff Award-winning actors Deanna Dunagan and Mike Nussbaum did
By Barry Reszel Sometimes the throw-away paragraph at the bottom of a press release is pretty telltale. Like the one that says, “Fremont Street Theater Company strives to tap into Chicagoland’s exceptional talent pool of actors, dancers, singers, musicians, choreographers, directors and technical designers to satisfy the quintessential need for a superior theater company in
CHICAGO – The Hypocrites is pleased to announce casting for its second production of its 20th Anniversary season, the world premiere of CINDERELLA AT THE THEATER OF POTATOES. Experience the classic fairy-tale heroine, Cinderella, in a completely new light in Andra Velis Simon’s brand new musical adaptation, based on the opera Cendrillon and other compositions