The Aurora’s Paramount Theatre confirmed this winter its 2014-2015 Broadway musical series productions will be eligible for consideration for Equity Jeff Awards/Large Tier theaters. “As you can imagine I am overwhelmed, proud and grateful for the honor of Paramount Theatre now being recognized among Chicago’s best. An honor earned by the dedication of our artists, technicians and
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Black Ensemble Theater Founder and CEO Jackie Taylor announced the remainder of Black Ensemble’s 2014 lineup, including One Hit Wonders (May 21 to June 29) by Black Ensemble Theater Associate Director Rueben D. Echoles in collaboration with Dawn Bless, directed by Black Ensemble Associate Director Daryl D. Brooks; The Story of the Marvelettes (July 20
The Den Theatre announced its expansion into a new street-level theater space, set to open in late summer, as the new resident home of The Hypocrites. The fully adaptable, 6,000 square foot space will feature seating for up to 200 patrons, a bar and other amenities in Chicago’s popular Wicker Park neighborhood. Anchored by The
Broadway In Chicago and Emerald City Theatre announce the principal cast of Charlotte’s Web, playing July 11 to August 17 at the Broadway Playhouse at Water Tower Place, 175 E Chestnut, Chicago. Tosha Fowler will star as Charlotte and Liam Dahlborn as Wilbur. Avery Moss will play Fern and Erik Strebig is featured as Templeton the
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