Sunday, September 16, 2018

COMPLETE CASTING AND CITIES ANNOUNCED FOR NORTH AMERICAN TOUR OF “FIDDLER ON THE ROOF” by Michael J. Roberts

Casting has been announced for the North American tour of the Tony Award ®– nominated Broadway [...] The post COMPLETE CASTING AND CITIES ANNOUNCED FOR NORTH AMERICAN TOUR OF “…

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Underscore Theatre Company Announces 2018-19 Season by Michael J. Roberts

Underscore Theatre Company is pleased to announce its full 2018-19 Season, featuring two fully-produced musicals, plus the [...] The post Underscore Theatre Company Announces 2018-19 Seaso…

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Saturday, September 15, 2018

Chicago Magic Lounge presents “The Halloween Show” by Michael J. Roberts

Chicago Magic Lounge, Chicago’s new home for close-up magic, brings magic, mystery and the macabre [...] The post Chicago Magic Lounge presents “The Halloween Show” appeared fi…

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Thursday, September 13, 2018

Broadway In Chicago Announces “LOVE, CHAOS & DINNER” Launching this Spring In Brand New Venue in Chicago Theatre District by Michael J. Roberts

With great excitement, Teatro ZinZanni today announced the premiere of Love, Chaos, & Dinner, the critically [...] The post Broadway In Chicago Announces “LOVE, CHAOS & DINNE…

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Tuesday, September 11, 2018

BETHANY THOMAS LEAVES AUDIENCES SPELLBOUND IN MILWAUKEE REP’S “SONGS FOR NOBODIES” by Matthew Perta

REVIEWED BY: MATTHEW PERTA PHOTOS BY: MICHAEL BROSILOW HIGHLY RECOMMENDED It was a night when [...] The post BETHANY THOMAS LEAVES AUDIENCES SPELLBOUND IN MILWAUKEE REP’S “SONGS FOR …

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Monday, September 10, 2018

STOMP RETURNS TO THE BROADWAY PLAYHOUSE DEC. 5 – 30 by Michael J. Roberts

Broadway In Chicago is pleased to announce that STOMP, the international percussion sensation, returns to Chicago for [...] The post STOMP RETURNS TO THE BROADWAY PLAYHOUSE DEC. 5 – …

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Wednesday, September 5, 2018

BROADWAY IN CHICAGO’S ILLINOIS HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL THEATRE AWARDS SCHOOL APPLICATIONS AVAILABLE SEPT. 6 by Michael J. Roberts

Beginning Thursday, September 6, high school educators may fill out a School Application form. Application details [...]

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SKB Records Releases LENA HALL’S “Obsessed: Beck” Sept. 7 by Michael J. Roberts

 SKB Records has announced the ninth month of the groundbreaking new music and video series LENA HALL Obsessed from [...]

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Firebrand Theatre’s Caroline, or Change Runs Sept. 22- Oct. 28. by Michael J. Roberts

Firebrand Theatre, in partnership with TimeLine Theatre Company, is pleased to launch its 2018-19 season with [...]

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Saturday, September 1, 2018

“Curious Incident” Kicks Off Steppenwolf for Young Adults 2018-19 Season by Michael J. Roberts

Steppenwolf for Young Adults (SYA) begins rehearsals next week for its first play of the 2018-19 [...]

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BROADWAY IN CHICAGO ANNOUNCES RETURN OF “TWAS THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS” by Michael J. Roberts

Broadway In Chicago and Emerald City Theatre are delighted to announce that KEN LUDWIG’S ‘TWAS THE NIGHT [...]

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Friday, August 31, 2018

GHOSTLIGHT RECORDS ANNOUNCES ORIGINAL CAST OF “BE MORE CHILL” NOW AVAIL ON VINYL by Michael J. Roberts

BE MORE CHILL – the musical whose hit album and social media following have propelled it to [...]

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Thursday, August 30, 2018

SUTTON FOSTER, JOSHUA HENRY, ALEX NEWELL, AND DARREN CRISS TO HEADLINE 4TH ANNUAL ELSIE FEST IN NYC OCT. 7 by Michael J. Roberts

Two-time Tony Award winning actress, singer and dancer Sutton Foster (TV Land’s Younger, ABC Family’s Bunheads, Anything Goes,Thoroughly Modern Millie, [...]

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Monday, August 27, 2018

Broadway In Chicago Announces HEARTBREAK HOTEL To Close Sept. 9th by Michael J. Roberts

Broadway In Chicago and the producers of HEARTBREAK HOTEL announced today the final three weeks of HEARTBREAK HOTEL at [...]

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Broadway In Chicago Announces “DEAR EVAN HANSEN” TIX ON SALE SEPT. 9 by Michael J. Roberts

 Broadway In Chicago and Producer Stacey Mindich are pleased to announce that tickets will go [...]

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NEW PHILHARMONIC SHOWCASES WORKS BY HAMMERSTEIN AND KERN AND RODGERS AND HART IN “SHOW BOAT AND SHOW TUNES” CONCERTS SEPT. 29 & 30 by Michael J. Roberts

Four guest vocalists and the 100-voice Northwest Indiana Symphony Chorus join New Philharmonic for “Show [...]

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Friday, August 17, 2018

Milwaukee Rep’s Stages a Flawless ‘Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Jersey Lily’ by Matthew Perta

 Reviewed by: Matthew Perta Photo Credit: Paul Ruffalo Highly Recommended So what happens when a [...]

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Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Tony Winning Actor GARY BEACH Has Died At Age 70 by Michael J. Roberts

Broadway actor Gary Beach has passed away in Palm Springs at the age of 70.  [...]

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‘The Shape of Chicago: John Massey’s 1968 Banners Revisited’ Celebrates Chicago Designer by Michael J. Roberts

Fifty years ago, downtown Chicago was brightened by a campaign of striking, graphic banners by [...]

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Monday, July 16, 2018

“Hamilton: The Exhibition” to Open April 6, 2019 In Chicago by Michael J. Roberts

HAMILTON: THE EXHIBITION – a 360-degree, immersive ​exhibit ​that will travel to select U.S. cities [...]

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Broadway In Chicago Announces “THE COLOR PURPLE” Digital Ticket Lottery by Michael J. Roberts

Broadway In Chicago and the producers of the Tony Award-winning revival of THE COLOR PURPLE, the [...]

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ELVIS LIVES AND BREATHES IN THE ELECTRIFYING “HEARTBREAK HOTEL” by Justin Williams

Reviewed by Justin Williams Photos: Brett Beiner Highly Recommended Serving as a prequel to the mega [...]

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Thursday, July 5, 2018

SUBMISSIONS NOW OPEN FOR THE FIRST ANNUAL WOMEN IN PODCASTING FESTIVAL by Michael J. Roberts

Southgate Media Group is hosting the first annual Women in Podcasting Festival (WiP) and is [...]

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MICHAEL O’GRADY IS NEW BOARD CHAIR OF THE MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART by Michael J. Roberts

Pritzker Director Madeleine Grynsztejn has announced the election of Michael O’Grady as the new Chair of the Board of [...]

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American Blues Theater accepting submissions for National 2018 Blue Ink Playwriting Award by Michael J. Roberts

American Blues Theater, Chicago’s second oldest Equity Ensemble, under the continued leadership of Artistic Director Gwendolyn [...]

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Sunday, July 1, 2018

Hell in a Handbag Announces Casting for THE ARTIFICIAL JUNGLE Sept 20 – Oct 29 Stage 773 by Michael J. Roberts

Hell in a Handbag Productions is pleased to announce casting for THE ARTIFICIAL JUNGLE, the final play [...]

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Broadway In Chicago Announces Tony® Award-winning KINKY BOOTS by Michael J. Roberts

Feature Photo: The National Tour of Kinky Boots. Photo credit: Matthew Murphy Broadway In Chicago and TROIKA [...]

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Chicago Shakespeare Theater Announces Free Chicago Shakespeare In The Parks by Michael J. Roberts

Chicago Shakespeare Theater announces free Chicago Shakespeare in the Parks tour performances in Peoria, Illinois to celebrate the 2018 Illinois Bicentennial. [...]

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Friday, June 29, 2018

SHOWBIZ NATION LIVE! Interview with “Heartbreak Hotel’s” ERIN BURNISTON by Michael J. Roberts

ERIN BURNISTON discusses her role as Elvis Presley’s high school sweetheart in the new musical [...]

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Fresh Fest! Presented by Allstate Insurance Company Showcases Talented Local Youth at Navy Pier, July 12 and 13 by Michael J. Roberts

Navy Pier is spotlighting Chicago’s emerging young artists at its first-ever Fresh Fest! Presented by Allstate [...]

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Broadway In Chicago Announces Casting For Pre-Broadway Premiere of “TOOTSIE” by Michael J. Roberts

Scott Sanders Productions and Broadway In Chicago have announced the complete cast for the world premiere Chicago production [...]

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