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- What's in a Year: A Look Ahead at the "Year of Chicago Theatre" The highly anticipated citywide initiative has the potential to attract new audiences to the theater and steer regular theatergoers to new companies.
- Flawlessly Deployed: A Review of The CiviliTy of Albert Cashier at Permoveo Production/Pride Films and Plays A thoroughly American story, not only because it canonizes an American soldier, an immigrant and an outsider but also because it adheres to narratives dear to the American spirit.
- Fulfilling Destiny: Chicago Latino Theater Alliance's International Theater Festival Connects Globally And Focuses Locally The inaugural theater festival celebrates the work of Latinx artists from around the world with a special emphasis on local theater companies.
- Players of the Moment: Theater Activists (Chicago Inclusion Project, Not In Our House and The Chicago Theater Accountability Coalition) Three organizations that reflect a growth of activism in our theater community. Their objectives include advocating for equitable representation, addressing harassment and abuse and challenging bigotry in theater criticism.
- Theater Top 5: May 2019 Fighting for freedom, defending rock 'n' roll, the return of a musical hit, a formula for determining the value of life, a woman over a barrel (literally), and more premiering this month!
- Theater Top 5: June 2019 A presidential party, punks versus Putin, a real cliff hanger, and more usher in this first month of (fingers crossed) summer.