Broadway In Chicago is pleased to announce casting for the Chicago engagement of Disney’s NEWSIES. The Tony® Award-winning production will begin performances at the Cadillac Palace Theatre (151 W Randolph) on Thursday, July 28 for a limited engagement through Sunday, August 7. Read more
Tony Award-winner KAREN OLIVO, MIGUEL CERVANTES and ALEXANDER GEMIGNANI head the Chicago cast of HAMILTON
KAREN OLIVO, who electrified audiences with her Tony Award-winning portrayal of Anita in the 2009 Broadway revival of WEST SIDE STORY, returns to the stage as the brilliant and beautiful Angelica Schuyler in the Chicago production of HAMILTON, it has been announced by producer Jeffrey Seller. Joining Ms. Olivo in Chicago are Broadway veterans MIGUEL CERVANTES as Alexander Hamilton, and ALEXANDER GEMIGNANI as King George III. Read more
Kokandy Productions is pleased to conclude its 2016 season this summer with the funny, intimate and moving musical TOMORROW MORNING 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 Turner. TOMORROW 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
Pride Films and Plays will complete its fun summer in Mary’s Attic with the world premiere of BITE: A Pucking Queer Cabaret, PFP Artistic Associate Derek Van Barham’s immersive, pop-rock ode to A Midsummer Night’s Dream. As Puck and the other fairies at Mary’s prepare for a celebration, their world is rocked by news of a break-up between their King and Queen. When four mortals wander up the stairs, they get caught in a web of drinking and deception, as they become pawns in a magical game of love, 400 years in the making. Mary’s Attic will be filled with music, dance, and fairies of all kinds, as BITE retells one of the Bard’s beloved love stories through a queer lens. Read more
SCHOOLHOUSE ROCK LIVE’s EMILY GOLDBERG discusses bringing the iconic Saturday morning cartoon learning segments to life as a family friendly musical. SCHOOLHOUSE ROCK LIVE, presented by Emerald City Theatre and Broadway In Chicago, plays the Broadway Playhouse at through August 28. For tickets and more information, visit BroadwayInChicago.com
Emily Goldberg’s credits include Dogfight- Jeff Nomination & Broadway World Chicago Nomination (Boho Theatre), Loving Repeating- Jeff Nomination (Kokandy Productions), and City of Angels (Porchlight Music Theatre). Emily loves how this show uses music and games on the path to discovery. Read more
The Hippodrome will offer $25 tickets to THE TOXIC AVENGER and $10 of every ticket sold will be donated to support the victims of the Pulse tragedy and their families.
Immediately following the performance, everyone is invited to a FREE karaoke night in the Hipp basement with DJ Jared Bowens/Genius Entertainment.
Ragtime The Musical: In Concert comes to the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts July 9 and 10
Ticket sales open Friday, May 9 at 10 a.m. for Encore! Cast Performing Arts’ production of Ragtime The Musical: In Concert, the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts announced today. Presented July 9 and 10 at 7:30 p.m. in the Walt Disney Theater, this production will benefit USO Central Florida. Tickets can be purchased online at www.drphillipscenter.org, by phone at 844.513.2014, or by visiting the Box Office at 445 Magnolia Avenue, Orlando, FL 32801 between 10:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday or 12:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. Saturday. (Please note that online and phone ticket purchases are subject to handling fees.) Read more