Executive Director Timothy J. Evans, Artistic Director BJ Jones and the Northlight Theatre Board of Directors announce that Northlight has been appropriated $927,500 from the state of Illinois for the construction of its new building in downtown Evanston, IL. “Northlight is honored to be included as a line item appropriation in the new vertical Capital bill.
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CHICAGO – Broadway In Chicago is delighted to announce tickets for THE BAND’S VISIT will go on sale on Friday, June 7. THE BAND’S VISIT won 10 2018 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, and will play Broadway In Chicago’s Cadillac Palace Theatre (151 W. Randolph) for a limited two-week engagement September 3-15, 2019. THE BAND’S
CHICAGO – Broadway In Chicago has announced the acclaimed national touring production of the 2017 Best Musical Tony Award-winner Dear Evan Hansen will now play its limited 12-week engagement, July 7 – September 27, 2020, at Broadway In Chicago’s CIBC Theatre (18 W. Monroe). Patrons who have purchased tickets at the James M. Nederlander Theatre
Chicago, IL – The Jeff Awards announced recipients of the 46th Annual Non–Equity Jeff Awards on Monday, June 3, at the Athenaeum Theatre. Top honors were awarded to Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre’s The Bridges of Madison County and The Artistic Home’s Requiem for a Heavyweight. Other productions receiving multiple awards included Kokandy Production’s Grand Hotel,
Chicago – “I always think there’s a band, kid.” – Harold Hill. Goodman Theatre closes out its 2018/2019 Season with a major revival of The Music Man, a “musical comedy at its feel-good best” that “glows with enjoyment” (The New York Times), by Meredith Willson, based on the story by Willson and Franklin Lacey. Tony