Posts in category "Theater"

Betty Buckley to hold workshop in Chicago

Betty Buckley to hold workshop in Chicago
Betty Buckley, the original Grizabella, is hot off her latest show “Ah, Men! The Boys of Broadway” in New York and is ready to hit the road with her Song Interpretation & Monologue Workshops in Fort Worth, LA and Chicago! From a report at Broadwayworld.com: Ms. Buckley shares her expertise and guides her students through a methodology... Read more »

Put 'Out at Raven' on your calendar

I just got this press release from Raven Theatre regarding their ‘Out at Raven’ event on October 21st and I just had to share it with you! About “Out at Raven”Raven Theatre continues to reach out to the LGBTQ community through their event series, “Out at Raven”. Now in its second year, this series shows Raven’s... Read more »

Dixie Longate decides to stay for a bit longer

That delight and wonderful reformed hooker Dixie Longate has made such an impression on the city – she’s staying (at least for 4 more weeks.) Dixie’s Tupperware Party has been rocking the Royal George since late March.  She’s had the extreme pleasure (NOT, I’m sure) of enjoying our delightful spring and now she may even... Read more »
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About Face Theater presents: The Homosexuals

I just got this information from About Face Theater and wanted to share it with you! About Face Theater kicks-off GLBTQ Pride Month with the world premiere of THE HOMOSEXUALS by Chicago playwright Philip Dawkins, directed by AFT Artistic Director Bonnie Metzgar and featuring AFT Artistic Associates Patrick Andrews, Scott Bradley, Elizabeth Ledo and Benjamin... Read more »

Alien Queen: The Concert makes another appearance

If you missed Alien Queen last year while it was playing at Circuit Night Club then you’ve got another chance to see it “In Concert” at Metro on June 10th with special guests: Battlestar Fantastica, The TTTTotally Dudes. Tickets go on sale at noon, Saturday, May 21, at the Metro box office and metrochicago.com. So... Read more »

Peter Pan flies into Chicago and your hearts

Broadway In Chicago’s presentation of Peter Pan is visually stunning and doesn’t have a bad seat in the house. Peter Pan is being staged at what is being called the Chicago Tribune Freedom Center North, but is really a huge tent, a la Cirque du Soleil, but has a huge secret.  It’s surrounded by its... Read more »
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Dixie Longate Storms Into Chicago

Well Hookers, you’ll never believe it, but Dixie Longate is finally IN DA HOUSE!!! After stalking her for years now following her across the country from Iowa to Aurora to Dallas she’s finally set up shop for a bit here in Chicago at the Royal George Theater. Not only does Dixie bring you some of... Read more »

Don't miss '9 to 5 the Musical'

Be sure that you catch the funny ’9 to 5 the Musical’ playing at the Bank of America Theater now through January 30th. If you loved the 1980 music starring Jane Fonda, Lilly Tomlin and Dolly Parton then you’ll absolutely adore this show.  Like many of the current “musical from a movie” shows it won’t... Read more »

Dolly Parton to walk the red carpet tonight

It’s Dolly Parton’s birthday today, so to celebrate she’ll be walking the Red Carpet at the opening night performance of ’9 to 5 the musical’ at the Bank of America Theater this evening. Based on the 1980 film of the same name, Dolly wrote the music and lyrics for the stage show that’s making it’s... Read more »
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Alien Queen will have you rocking!

Photo Credit: Timmy Samuels, Starbelly Studios
Photo Credit: Timmy Samuels, Starbelly Studios If you love the classic film Alien and the rock music from Queen then you’re going to love the newest production from The Scooty & JoJo Show – ALIEN QUEEN, a sci-fi Rock ParOdyssey. Alien Queen, takes the film we love and blends it up with the music from the... Read more »