Broadway In Chicago announces principal casting for the world premiere of Amazing Grace, a new musical with music and lyrics by Christopher Smith and a book by Christopher Smith and Arthur Giron, produced by Carolyn Rossi Copeland, directed by Gabriel Barre and choreographed by Tony Award winner Christopher Gattelli. Tony Award nominee Josh Young, Erin
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The Estate of Michael Jackson and Cirque du Soleil announced Michael Jackson THE IMMORTAL World Tour, will return to the Chicago area, performing June 27 and 28 at the Sears Centre Arena in Hoffman Estates Created by Cirque du Soleil and directed by Jamie King, THE IMMORTAL World Tour is a departure from the company’s
The Jeff Awards Committee today announced 128 nominations in 24 categories of Non-Equity Jeff Awards for productions that opened between April 1, 2013, and March 31, 2014. The Non-Equity Awards honor excellence in Chicago theatres not under a union contract. Jeff judges attended opening nights of 147 productions offered by 65 Non-Equity producing organizations. The
Bailiwick Chicago is offering two summer theatre intensives created for 6th – 12th graders. “STAGES!” are week-long intensives where young artists will have an opportunity to create and star in an original play or musical (or both!) under the leadership of Bailiwick Chicago’s staff. “We wanted to create a summer program for young theatre artists
Chicago Shakespeare Theater brings the humor and magic of Dr. Seuss to life onstage this summer in the Broadway musical comedy Seussical July 5 through Aug. 17. Seussical is written by the Tony Award® winning team of Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty, whose works include Ragtime and Once on This Island, and was co-conceived with