CHICAGO – The British songwriting duo of Anthony Newley and Leslie Bricusse, who together wrote some of the most enduring and loved songs of Broadway and Hollywood, will be celebrated in Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre’s 2016 summer cabaret. The pair, who burst onto Broadway and the pop charts in 1962 with their musical Stop the
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By Barry Reszel They’ve been around for about 2-1/2 years now, anchoring their enterprise on the fifth floor of an artsy loft building (Shalimar Photography, Right Brain Theatre, etc.) at 4001 N Ravenswood, Chicago. Their work was first inspired by often-asked questions from their clients. An talent agent/casting director duo realizing the need for continuing
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,
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