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Friday, August 6, 2021

MILWAUKEE REPERTORY THEATER Announces Matt Leibham as Chief Financial Officer by Michael J. Roberts

Artistic Director Mark Clements and Executive Director Chad Bauman are thrilled to welcome Matt Leibham as the [...]

SOURCE: showbizchicago.com at 09:36PM
Wednesday, August 4, 2021

Showbiz Chicago Podcast With Teatro Zinzanni’s CUNIO by Michael J. Roberts

Cunio discusses returning to Chicago to join the company of Teatro ZinZanni which reopens on [...]

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Sunday, June 20, 2021

Interview with Teatro Zinzanni’s CUNIO by Michael J. Roberts

Cunio discusses returning to Chicago to join the company of Teatro ZinZanni which reopens on [...]

SOURCE: showbizchicago.com at 09:54PM
Thursday, April 23, 2020

Interview with Donnelley Foundation’s Ellen Placey Wadey by Michael J. Roberts

Gaylord & Dorothy Donnelley Foundation Arts & Collections Senior Program Officer, Ellen Placey Wadey discusses [...]

SOURCE: showbizchicago.com at 03:32PM
Thursday, March 26, 2020

Paramount Theatre Announces Launch of Connection: A Social Media Concert Series by Michael J. Roberts

Paramount Theatre announced today the launch of Connection: A Social Media Concert Series, an all-new [...]

SOURCE: showbizchicago.com at 04:32PM
Tuesday, March 24, 2020

SHOWBIZ NATION LIVE! In Studio Interview With Stage & Television Legend HAL LINDEN by Michael J. Roberts

Stage and screen legend HAL LINDEN joins me at Sunset Gower Studios in Hollywood to [...]

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Friday, March 20, 2020

Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra Postpones All Events Through April 30, 2020 by Michael J. Roberts

The Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra is postponing all events through April 30, 2020. The Orlando Philharmonic [...]

SOURCE: showbizchicago.com at 08:12PM
Friday, March 13, 2020

Goodman Theatre Suspends Performances Beginning Friday, March 13 To Mitigate COVID-19 Spread by Michael J. Roberts

Showbiz Chicago Goodman Theatre Suspends Performances Beginning Friday, March 13 To Mitigate COVID-19 Spread In an effort to help mitigate community spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus), Goodma…

SOURCE: showbizchicago.com at 06:03AM
Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Actor MIKE IVESON Discusses What the Constitution Means to Me by Michael J. Roberts

Showbiz Chicago Actor MIKE IVESON Discusses <em>What the Constitution Means to Me</em> Actor MIKE IVESON on the evolution of Heidi Schreck’s Tony Award nominated and Pulitzer …

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Saturday, February 22, 2020

Interview with Congo Square Theatre Company’s Founding Artistic Director DERRICK SANDERS by Michael J. Roberts

Showbiz Chicago Interview with <em>Congo Square Theatre Company’s</em> Founding Artistic Director DERRICK SANDERS Founding Artistic Director DERRICK SANDERS on reimagining Dou…

SOURCE: showbizchicago.com at 02:06PM
Wednesday, February 12, 2020

THE PASSION OF CHRIST IN CONCERT World Premiere at Auditorium Theatre by Michael J. Roberts

Showbiz Chicago THE PASSION OF CHRIST IN CONCERT World Premiere at Auditorium Theatre CineConcerts, in partnership with Icon Productions, announces a unique and unparalleled concert event:…

SOURCE: showbizchicago.com at 06:12AM

THE CHOIR OF MAN Returns to Broadway Playhouse April 14-19 by Michael J. Roberts

Showbiz Chicago THE CHOIR OF MAN Returns to Broadway Playhouse April 14-19 Broadway In Chicago is delighted to announce that individual tickets for the worldwide smash THE CHOIR [...] THE …

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Friday, February 7, 2020

Interview with Actor/Writer/Humorist ROBERT DUBAC by Michael J. Roberts

Showbiz Chicago Interview with Actor/Writer/Humorist ROBERT DUBAC ROBERT DUBAC on his latest production THE BOOK OF MORON and the exploration of critical [...] Interview with Actor/Writer/H…

SOURCE: showbizchicago.com at 04:36AM

Interview with Actor/Comedian AMADEO FUSCA by Michael J. Roberts

Showbiz Chicago Interview with Actor/Comedian AMADEO FUSCA MEN ARE FROM MARS – WOMEN ARE FROM VENUS LIVE! star AMADEO FUSCA returns to [...] Interview with Actor/Comedian AMADEO FUSCA

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Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Interview with Summer: The Donna Summer Musical’s STEVEN GRANT DOUGLAS by Michael J. Roberts

Showbiz Chicago Interview with <em>Summer: The Donna Summer Musical’s</em> STEVEN GRANT DOUGLAS STEVEN GRANT DOUGLAS on playing singer/songwriter Bruce Sudano in SUMMER: THE D…

SOURCE: showbizchicago.com at 01:13AM
Saturday, January 25, 2020

Interview with Riverdance Lead Dancer WILL BRYANT by Michael J. Roberts

Showbiz Chicago Interview with <em>Riverdance</em> Lead Dancer WILL BRYANT Lead Dancer WILL BRYANT on the reimagined RIVERDANCE 25th ANNIVERSARY SHOW  that will play Broadway…

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Friday, January 10, 2020

Interview With Once On This Island’s JAHMAUL BAKARE by Michael J. Roberts

Showbiz Chicago Interview With <em>Once On This Island’s</em> JAHMAUL BAKARE Chicago native JAMHAUL BAKARE on playing Agwe in the National Tour of Once On This [...] Interview…

SOURCE: showbizchicago.com at 10:03PM
Wednesday, January 8, 2020

Interview with Three-time Grammy Nominee RYAN SHAW by Michael J. Roberts

Showbiz Chicago Interview with Three-time Grammy Nominee RYAN SHAW Three-time Grammy nominee RYAN SHAW on his upcoming concert ‘Aretha: A Tribute to the Queen [...] Interview with Three-t…

SOURCE: showbizchicago.com at 12:49AM
Tuesday, January 7, 2020

Interview with Broadway Star CAPATHIA JENKINS by Michael J. Roberts

Showbiz Chicago Interview with Broadway Star CAPATHIA JENKINS CAPATHIA JENKINS on her upcoming concert ARETHA: A TRIBUTE TO THE QUEEN OF SOUL with [...] Interview with Broadway Star CAPATHI…

SOURCE: showbizchicago.com at 06:12PM
Friday, January 3, 2020

Capathia Jenkins & Ryan Shaw Headline Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra’s ARETHA: A TRIBUTE TO THE QUEEN OF SOUL by Michael J. Roberts

Showbiz Chicago Capathia Jenkins & Ryan Shaw Headline Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra’s ARETHA: A TRIBUTE TO THE QUEEN OF SOUL The Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra begins 2020 with two p…

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Wednesday, January 1, 2020

Broadway In Chicago Announces Additional POTTED POTTER Performances by Michael J. Roberts

Showbiz Chicago Broadway In Chicago Announces Additional POTTED POTTER Performances Broadway In Chicago, Starvox Entertainment and Potted Productions are delighted to present the return of …

SOURCE: showbizchicago.com at 08:48PM
Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Interview with Pulitzer Prize Winning Playwright TONY KUSHNER by Michael J. Roberts

Showbiz Chicago Interview with Pulitzer Prize Winning Playwright TONY KUSHNER Known for his groundbreaking works including the Pulitzer Prize-winning Angels in America and the Olivier-award…

SOURCE: showbizchicago.com at 01:24PM
Saturday, December 21, 2019

Interview with MEAN GIRLS Star DANIELLE WADE by Michael J. Roberts

Actress DANIELLE WADE on playing the infamous Cady Heron in the National Tour of Mean [...] The post Interview with MEAN GIRLS Star DANIELLE WADE appeared first on Showbiz Chicago.

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Friday, December 20, 2019

Ghostlight Records Releases LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS-The New Off-Broadway Cast Album Dec. 20 by Michael J. Roberts

GHOSTLIGHT RECORDS will release Little Shop of Horrors – the New Off-Broadway Cast Album on Friday, December 20 in all digital [...] The post Ghostlight Records Releases <em>LI…

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Thursday, December 19, 2019

Rivendell Theatre Ensemble Presents World Premiere of THE TASTERS by Michael J. Roberts

Rivendell Theatre Ensemble (RTE), Chicago’s only Equity theatre dedicated to producing new work with women at [...] The post Rivendell Theatre Ensemble Presents World Premiere of THE TAST…

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Friday, December 13, 2019

Interview with The Phantom of The Opera’s SUSAN MONIZ by Michael J. Roberts

Chicago favorite SUSAN MONIZ on playing the iconic role of Madame Giry in the National [...] The post Interview with The Phantom of The Opera’s SUSAN MONIZ appeared first on Showbiz Chicag…

SOURCE: showbizchicago.com at 01:54PM

Tix On Sale For World Premiere of HIT HER WITH THE SKATES starring American Idol’s Diana DeGarmo & Ace Young by Michael J. Roberts

HIT HER WITH THE SKATES, a new musical about life, love and the roller rink [...] The post Tix On Sale For World Premiere of HIT HER WITH THE SKATES starring American Idol’s Diana DeGarmo …

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Interview with Circus/Physical Performer JEAN CLAUDIO by Michael J. Roberts

Circus/Physical Performer JEAN CLAUDIO on bringing Don Freeman’s classic teddy bear Corduroy from page to [...] The post Interview with Circus/Physical Performer JEAN CLAUDIO appeared firs…

SOURCE: showbizchicago.com at 01:54PM
Thursday, November 28, 2019

Interview with Stage & Screen Icon CONRAD JOHN SCHUCK by Michael J. Roberts

CONRAD JOHN SCHUCK discusses his extraordinary career in film, stage and television including M*A*S*H, McMillan [...] The post Interview with Stage & Screen Icon CONRAD JOHN SCHUCK appea…

SOURCE: showbizchicago.com at 10:24PM
Monday, November 25, 2019

Interview with POTTED POTTER star JAMES PERCY by Michael J. Roberts

Actor/Comedian JAMES PERCY on playing the iconic Harry Potter for over five years and the [...] The post Interview with POTTED POTTER star JAMES PERCY appeared first on Showbiz Chicago.

SOURCE: showbizchicago.com at 09:54AM
Friday, November 1, 2019

Interview with Producer/Author DENISE McGOWAN TRACY by Michael J. Roberts

Chicago icon DENISE McGOWAN TRACY talks about adapting her best selling holiday book Eleanor’s Very [...] The post Interview with Producer/Author DENISE McGOWAN TRACY appeared first on Sho…

SOURCE: showbizchicago.com at 10:06PM

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Apr 07, 2022: The Minutes - Studio 54
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