Seen through the eyes of ordinary people, members of the Arab working class, Nagi portrays several different characters. He shows us how their drive and determination to achieve their dreams of a better life, often as American immigrants, seems unattainable.
CHICAGO – Broadway In Chicago is delighted to announce that the eighth annual Illinois High School Musical Theatre Awards (IHSMTA) will be held at the Broadway Playhouse at Water Tower Place (175 E. Chestnut) on Monday, May 6, 2019, hosted by NBC 5’s entertainment reporter LeeAnn Trotter and sponsored by CHICAGO THE MUSICAL (which will
Most everything in this show won’t feel new to any true musical theatre fan, but it’s all presented with undeniable charm and earnestness.
The musical highlight of the finale is a sparkling mirror ball-lit sing-along presentation of Donna Summer’s “MacArthur Park.”
LAKE FOREST, IL – Citadel will close its 2018-19 season with the world premiere of a “musical remembrance” written and performed by one of Chicago’s best-loved actors, Ross Lehman. SENTIMENTAL JOURNEY – a one-man performance piece – is the story of Lehman’s parents. It weaves the romantic history of their courtship in college at Penn