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'THE UNDERPANTS'

Hubris Productions presents THE UNDERPANTS by Carl Sternheimadapted by Steve Martin The renowned comic actor and author of Picasso at the Lapine Agile provides a wild satire adapted from the classic German play about Louise and Theo Markes, a couple whose conservative existence is shattered when Louise’s bloomers fall down in public. Though she pulls... Read more »

COLIN QUINN LONG STORY SHORT

COLIN QUINN LONG STORY SHORTPlaying at The Broadway Playhouse at Water Tower Place Three Weeks Only – Aug. 24 – Sep. 10, 2011   CHICAGO (June 8, 2011) Broadway In Chicago is thrilled to announce that former “Saturday Night Live” and Comedy Central star Colin Quinn will move his one-man show COLIN QUINN LONG STORY... Read more »

Raven Theatre announces 2011-2012 Season

RAVEN THEATRE ANNOUNCES 2011-2012 SEASON Truth   CHICAGO – Producing Artistic Director Michael Menendian and Co-Artistic Director JoAnn Montemurro announce Raven Theatre’s 2011/2012 Season, which includes Bus Stop by William Inge, Dating Walter Dante, a world premiere by Chicago playwright, Jon Steinhagen, developed through Raven’s New Works workshop series; The Price by Arthur Miller and... Read more »
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"The Outgoing Tide" extends at Northlight Theatre

Northlight Theatre extends the World Premiere of The Outgoing Tide written by Bruce Graham directed by Artistic Director BJ Jones featuring John Mahoney     Northlight Theatre, under the direction of Artistic Director BJ Jones and Executive Director Timothy J. Evans, announces a one-week extension of the World Premiere of The Outgoing Tide written by... Read more »

CHICAGO

CHICAGO THE MUSICAL CELEBRATES ITS’ ELEVENTH RAZZLE-DAZZLE NATIONAL TOUR!   WINNER OF SIX 1997 TONY AWARDS INCLUDING BEST MUSICAL REVIVAL   WWW.CHICAGOTHEMUSICAL.COM   CHICAGO is BACK IN TOWN and its PURE ENTERTAINMENT!  Now celebrating 13 glorious years of girls, glitz and glamour on the Great White Way, the record-breaking smash hit musical CHICAGO is now... Read more »

BRIGADOON at Light Opera Works

Light Opera Works presents Brigadoon June 4 – 12 As a heavenly mist caresses the highlands of Scotland, two young Americans embark on an adventure they’ll never forget. The village of Brigadoon comes to life just one day every 100 years, but that’s all it takes for Tommy to fall in love with the fair... Read more »
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VENUS at Steppenwolf

Steppenwolf Theatre presents Venus In 1810, a young black woman named Saartje Baartman traveled from South Africa to England in search of fame and riches. She ended up notorious as the “Hottentot Venus,” a sideshow novelty billed as having the “biggest bottom in the world.” With a brilliant mix of vaudeville, spectacle and poetry, Pulitzer... Read more »

THE SIGN OF THE FOUR at City Lit Theater

City Lit Theater presents The Sign of the Four May 31 – July 3 The Sign of the Four, the second Sherlock Holmes novel, centers on Holmes’s investigation of a murder by poison dart and his search for a stolen treasure, culminating in a high speed boat chase down the Thames. It is also the... Read more »

Signal Ensemble Theatre announces 2011-2012 Season

SIGNAL ENSEMBLE THEATRE ANNOUNCES 2011-2012, 9th ANNIVERSARY SEASON, INCLUDING FOUR PREMIERES DEBUT OF THE ENSEMBLE PROJECT   Signal Ensemble Theatre announces their 2011-2012, 9th anniversary season, continuing to perform in their own space, a permanent, leased venue in Chicago’s North Center/Lincoln Square district.  The group will also debut an initiative called The Ensemble Project, where... Read more »
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The Neo-Futurists present 30 QUEER PLAYS in 60 STRAIGHT MINUTES

THE NEO-FUTURISTS GAY IT UP FOR CHICAGO 30 Queer Plays in 60 Straight Minutes Friday, June 24 and Saturday, June 25, 2011 at 8:00 p.m. RESERVATIONS RECOMMENDED ($20):  Proceeds benefit Illinois Safe Schools: The Alliance and the Neo-Futurists Performances take place at The Neo-Futurarium, 5153 N. Ashland (at Foster) www.neofuturists.org For more information, call 773-275-5255... Read more »