Broadway In Chicago announces complete ensemble casting for the world premiere of Amazing Grace, the new musical with music and lyrics by Christopher Smith and a book by Christopher Smith and Arthur Giron, directed by Gabriel Barre and choreographed by Tony Award winner Christopher Gattelli. Following the run at Chicago’s Bank of America Theatre, the
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Broadway In Chicago announces the full concert line-up at its annual free Broadway in Chicago summer concert, sponsored by ABC 7 Chicago, that will take place on Monday, August 18, 2014 at 6:15 p.m. at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion at Millennium Park (201 E Randolph St). Hosted by ABC 7 Chicago’s Janet Davies, from the
Broadway in Chicago and Emerald City Theatre announce the world premiere of Hansel & Gretel: A Wickedly Delicious Musical Treat, with music and lyrics by Grammy-nominated Justin Roberts and a book by Emerald City Theatre Artistic Director Ernie Nolan. The classic story of Hansel and Gretel reimagined as a rock musical for all ages will
Oakbrook Terrce’s Drury Lane Theatre will present the regional premiere of the international smash hit musical, Billy Elliot, previewing April 9, 2015, opening April 16 and running through June 7. Multi-Jeff Award winner Rachel Rockwell will direct, with musical direction by Jeff Award-winner Roberta Duchak. One of the most celebrated musicals on stage today, Billy
Griffin Theatre Company is pleased to launch its 2014-15 season with a new, intimate version of the Tony Award-winning Best Musical, Titanic, with music and lyrics by Maury Yeston, book by Peter Stone, new orchestrations by Ian Weinberger, directed by Scott Weinstein with music direction by Elizabeth Doran. Chicago will be the first major U.S.