Posts tagged "Steppenwolf"

Steppenwolf Salutes Women in the Arts luncheon honors Laurie Metcalf

Martha Lavey, honoree Laurie Metcalf and Jeff Perry.
For the 6th annual Steppenwolf Salutes Women in the Arts luncheon the honoree was Emmy and Obie Award-winning actress and original ensemble member Laurie Metcalf.   Following a VIP reception at the Standard Club on March 9, Steppenwolf Board Chair Nora Daley welcomed more than 300 guests, then fellow original ensemble member Jeff Perry introduced the... Read more »

Spooktacular Halloween Parties in Chicago

Spooktacular Halloween Parties in Chicago
Looking for something spooky to do for Halloween?  My top Halloween party picks are the All Hallow’s Eve Affair at the Boarding House and Boo: A Halloween Ball at the Chicago History Museum. Both of these events will offer great fun at reasonable prices for wonderful causes.  Read on…. On Saturday, November 2nd, Chicago’s favorite... Read more »

Gary Sinise & Lt. Dan Band Peform at Steppenwolf's Million Dollar Fundraiser

Ensemble member and co-founder Gary Sinise plays bass with the Lt. Dan Band.
Steppenwolf Theatre Company hosted over 500 guests for its annual star-studded gala on May 5th.  The event kicked off with a showcase of scenes inspired by the world-premiere production of The March, based on the novel by E.L. Doctorow, adapted for the stage and directed by ensemble member Frank Galati, and featuring ensemble members Alana... Read more »


Actor and Steppenwolf ensemble member John Mahoney on opening night. The opening performance of “Up” was a sellout!   This new play by Bridget Carpenter was directed by cast member Anna Shapiro and tells the story of Walter Griffin (played brilliantly by Ian Barford). It is based on real life inventor and dreamer Larry Walters, who in... Read more »