Wilmette, IL: Light Opera Works is currently taking applications for the summer teen production of MY FAIR LADY. Rehearsals are June 11 through 27, at the Light Opera Works rehearsal center, 516 4th Street in Wilmette. Technical rehearsals on June 28 and 29, and the free public performance on Thursday, June 30, at 7:30 pm,
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Tuesday, April 26, 2016-Chicago, IL. The Jeff Awards Committee today announced 121 nominations in 24 categories for the 43rd Annual Non-Equity Jeff Awards for productions that opened between April 1, 2015, and March 31, 2016. The Non-Equity Awards honor excellence in Chicago theatres not under a union contract. Jeff judges attended opening nights of 148
(Chicago, IL) — Chicago’s Sarah Siddons Society recently announced winners of their prestigious annual Actor of the Year Award to be presented on May 16, 2016 at Northwestern University’s Pick Staiger Concert Hall. Two of Broadway’s most popular performers, Sutton Foster and Brian D’Arcy James, will be this year’s recipients. The event is being co-sponsored
Wilmette, IL: Light Opera Works is now accepting enrollments for the 2016 Musical Theater Summer Workshop. Young people ages 8 to 13 will learn singing, dancing and acting in preparation for a free public performance, where family and friends are invited to watch them perform a mini-musical. No experience or audition required, and everyone gets
CHICAGO (April 22, 2016) – Following a lengthy search process, Sideshow Theatre Company is pleased to announce the appointment of Stephanie Weddell as its new executive director effective at the end of April. Weddell will succeed Megan A. Smith, who has helmed the company with artistic director Jonathan L. Green since its inception in 2007.