Board President Steve Miller comments, “After an extensive national search, the Board of Directors found the ideal candidate in Erica Daniels.”
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The thrilling, final collaboration by the creators of Cabaret, Chicago and Kiss of the Spider Woman, The Scottsboro Boys has been hailed as one of the most visionary and controversial musicals to grace the stages of Broadway and London.
Paul Brenner’s Wednesday night songwriting class is a perfect cross-section of the Chicago music scene, with all its incestuous dysfunction, navel-gazing narcissism, bitter rivalries, and, here and there, shards of transcendent brilliance. When Paul’s former student, pop star and singer/songwriter Sean O’Neil, visits this group of wannabe musicians to judge a contest, the stakes are
Chicago – Drury Lane Theatre announces principal casting for disco musical Saturday Night Fever, revised and rewritten for the Drury Lane stage, featuring music and lyrics by The Bee Gees, based on the smash-hit Paramount/RSO Film and the story by Nik Cohn, and adapted for the stage by Robert Stigwood in collaboration with Bill Oaks.
BoHo Theatre’s spring production of the satirical musical Urinetown will be directed by Stephen Schellhardt, the company’s Artistic Associate. Previously at BoHo, Schellhardt assistant directed last season’s Fugitive Songs and choreographed the critically-acclaimed Dogfight (Jeff Award nomination).