Windy City Playhouse’s 2017 Season features two Chicago premieres

Windy City Playhouse, offering Chicago’s most sophisticated theatergoing experience, is proud to announce its third and edgiest season yet, featuring the Chicago premiere of Robert O’Hara’s wild coming-of-age story Bootycandy to be directed here by the playwright, himself, starting performances January 25; the Chicago premiere of Fernanda Coppel’s gripping feminist tale King Liz, directed by local favorite Joanie Schultz, starting May 24; and Gina Gionfriddo’s dark comedy Becky Shaw, directed by Jeff Award-winning directorScott Weinstein, beginning September 20. Affordable three-show season subscriptions are now available by calling 773-891-8985 or visiting windycityplayhouse.com. Read more

Showbiz Chicago Photo Spotlight: Amazing Lash Studio Orland Park Grand Opening Event

Grand Opening event for the new Amazing Lash Studio Orland Park that took place Tuesday, August 23 at 14225 S 95th Ave Ste 408. Studio owner Rudy Cortes presented a check to Kerri Twietmeyer of the Crisis Center for South Suburbia after gathering donations during their two-week studio training. Members of the Orland Park Chamber of Commerce then joined Cortes and his family for a ceremonial ribbon cutting. Read more

Chicago Opera Theater’s “The Love Potion” To Debut At Music Box Sept. 30

 For the first time ever, Chicago’s iconic Music Box Theatre will host a classical live performance when Chicago Opera Theater (COT) debuts the Chicago premiere of Frank Martin’s 1942“The Love Potion” (“Le Vin Herbe”) on September 30. Martin’s adaptation of the medieval legend of Tristan and Isolde chronicles the relationship of the two lovers who meet by deception, fall in love by magic and pursue their love in defiance of heavenly and earthly powers. “The Love Potion” will be performed at the Music Box Theatre (3733 N Southport) on September 30 and October 7 and 9, 2016.
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Showbiz Photo Spotlight: Kokandy Productions’ TOMORROW MORNING – Through August 28, 2016 at Theater Wit

Kokandy Productions is pleased to conclude its 2016 season this summer with the funny, intimate and moving musical TOMORROWMORNING with book, music and lyrics by Laurence Mark Wythe, directed by Co-Artistic Director John D. Glover, music direction by Kory Danielson and choreography by Cameron TurnerTOMORROW MORNING will play July 9 – August 28, 2016 at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont Ave. in Chicago. Tickets are currently available at www.kokandyproductions.com, by calling (773) 975-8150 or in person at the Theater Wit Box Office.  Read more

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