Ever the ingenious industry, Chicago theater and performance companies continue to find new and creative ways of bringing their art directly to audiences.
The Seldoms’ founding artistic director wants to get you talking more about climate change.
“It’s good to reflect and look at everything and see if we’re at the root and purpose. Now we have a lot of time for planning and to interrogate some things.”
Dreams, deception, dirt, and more this month at theater.
In the wake of COVID-19, Theater Wit brings the local premiere of Mike Lew’s play directly to their audience.
“The piece is so rich that the most important thing for me to say is ‘Once Upon a Time.'”
The great test facing the fearful protagonists of this rarely produced Tennessee Williams play—simply going outside—is disturbingly pertinent at this moment.
“Contemporary opera is our way to make the audience aware of contemporary problems and to open our minds to see possible solutions to those problems.”
Editor’s Note: Due to travel complications this performance will be postponed to the Dance Center of Columbia College Fall 2020-21 season.
The production of this ever-timely play by George Bernard Shaw is ironically marred by a lack of professionalism.