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  1. Photo Flash: Interrobang Theatre Project's the North PoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Interrobang Theatre Project will conclude its 2015-16 Season, exploring "Unnatural Disasters," with the Midwest premiere of the psychological drama THE NORTH POOL by Pulitzer Prize finalist Rajiv Joseph, directed by Co-Artistic Director James Yost*, playing May 27 - June 26, 2016 at The Athenaeum Theatre , 2936 N. Southport Ave. in Chicago. Tickets are currently available at www.interrobangtheatre.org , by calling 935-6875 or in person at The Athenaeum Theatre Box Office.

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  2. Photo Flash: Griffin Theatre Stages Chicago Premiere of Bat Boy: the MusicalRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Griffin Theatre Company concludes its 2015-16 season with the Chicago premiere of the off-Broadway hit BAT BOY: THE MUSICAL, with book by Keythe Farley and Brian Flemming , music and lyrics by Laurence O'Keefe , direction by Scott Weinstein, music direction by Charlotte Rivard-Hoster and choreography by Rhett Guter . BAT BOY: THE MUSICAL will play June 4 - July 24, 2016 at The Den Theatre's Heath Main Stage, 1329 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago.

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  3. Oliver!, Transit of Venus & More Set for Saint Sebastian Players' 36th SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Saint Sebastian Players have announced the company's 36th season, featuring a classic musical, a little-known yet memorable drama and a clever comedy. The season opens with Oliver! with music and lyrics by Lionel Bart .

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  4. Just in: Tony Yazbeck to Return to Finding Neverland This FridayRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Tony Yazbeck stopped by this morning's 'Today' to announce the news that he will be returning to the role of author 'J.M. Barrie' in Broadway's Finding Neverland , beginning this Friday, June 10th through Sunday, July 10th. The actor will step in for the show's current star Alfie Boe.

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  5. Photo Flash: Hell in a Handbag Stages Chicago Premiere of the Divine SisterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Hell in a Handbag Productions presents the Chicago premiere of THE DIVINE SISTER, the hilarious comic homage to nearly every Hollywood nun film ever made, by the divine high priestess of camp Charles Busch and directed by Shade Murray. THE DIVINE SISTER will play through July 10, 2016 at Ebenezer Lutheran Church , 1650 W. Foster Ave. in Handbag's home base, Chicago's Andersonville neighborhood.

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  6. Victory Gardens to Host Benefit Peformance of the House that Will not ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Victory Gardens Theater will host a special benefit performance of The House That Will Not Stand by Ensemble Playwright Marcus Gardley , directed by VG Artistic Director Chay Yew , in support of Congo Square Theatre's Artistic Director Sam G. Roberson, Jr. on June 18, 2016 at 7:30 pm. Victory Gardens will donate fifty percent of the proceeds from the performance to assist Roberson with housing, food and medical care as he waits for a heart and kidney transplant.

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  7. Broadway In Chicago Announces the Winners of the Fifth Annual...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    In celebration of outstanding achievement in high school musical theater performances, Broadway In Chicago is thrilled to announce the award recipients of the Fifth Annual Illinois High School Musical Theater Awards: Jack Cahill -Lemme of Park Ridge, IL as BEST ACTOR for his portrayal of Edward Bloom in BIG FISH and Cecilia Trippiedi of Orland Park, IL as BEST ACTRESS for her portrayal of Eliza Doolittle in MY FAIR LADY. Jack and Cecilia will represent the state of Illinois at The Jimmy Awards in New York on June 27, 2016.

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  8. Photo Flash: Sneak Peek - Barrel of Monkeys' Celebration of Authors Set for TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Barrel of Monkeys, in collaboration with The University of Chicago Department of Theatre and Performance Studies, invites you to join student-authors, their classmates, family and educators for the annual CELEBRATION OF AUTHORS, featuring performances of student-written stories created at each of its partner schools and after-school program during the 2015-2016 season. Scroll down for photos from the 2015 edition! Performed by more than 30 Barrel of Monkeys actors and musicians, and directed by Artistic Director Joseph Schupbach , this FREE event takes place today, June 7, 2016 at 6:30 pm at the University of Chicago's Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts, 915 E. 60th St. in Chicago.

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  9. Music Institute of Chicago to Present 28th Annual Chicago Duo Piano FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Following the debut of its Chicago International Duo Piano Competition June 8-11, the Music Institute of Chicago presents its 28th annual Chicago Duo Piano Festival July 8-17. In addition to offering students coaching, lectures, master classes, and recitals, the Festival includes five public events at Nichols Concert Hall, 1490 Chicago Avenue, in Evanston, featuring guest duo Anne Louise-Turgeon and Edward Turgeon, Festival Founders/Directors Claire Aebersold and Ralph Neiweem, and Music Institute piano faculty, all performing duo piano repertoire.

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  10. Chicago SummerDance Returns This MonthRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The largest annual outdoor live music and dancing series in the United States, the 20th Annual Chicago SummerDance invites dancers of all abilities to flock to the Spirit of Music Garden as it blossoms into a unique, urban dance space all summer long. With interactive dance lessons spanning diverse genres of dance, an energetic DJ series and the kick-off of the 18th Annual World Music Festival Chicago, the line-up includes something for everybody to enjoy.

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  11. Photo Flash: ThaddeusRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2000 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Lookingglass Theatre Company continues its 28th Season with Thaddeus and Slocum: A Vaudeville Adventure, written by Ensemble Member Kevin Douglas , and co-directed by Ensemble Member J. Nicole Brooks and Krissy Vanderwarker. Thaddeus and Slocum: A Vaudeville Adventure runs June 1 - August 14, 2016 at Lookingglass Theatre Company , located inside Chicago's historic Water Tower Water Works, 821 N. Michigan Ave. at Pearson.

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  12. Tapman Productions to Present World Premiere of - THRUST!, 8/19-28Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Tapman Productions and Artistic Director Tristan Bruns are proud to announce the first show in their 2016 - 2017 season, THRUST!, August 19 - 28, at Stage 773, Thrust Theatre, 1225 W Belmont Ave. The performance schedule is Fridays and Saturdays at 7 p.m. and Sundays at 3 p.m. Opening night is Friday, Aug. 19 at 7 p.m. Tickets to THRUST! are $20 and go on sale June 1 at the Stage 773 box office, www.stage773.com or by calling 773.327.5252 . For more information on Tapman Productions visit TapmanProductions.com .

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  13. Victory Gardens Theater to Offer Series of Free Play Readings This MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Victory Gardens Theater announces the June lineup for The VG Reading Series. This regularly scheduled program of play readings provides playwrights a platform to develop their plays-in-progress, and will give audiences opportunities to experience exciting new work throughout the year.

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  14. Photo Flash: First Look at Walkabout Theatre Company's the CureRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Walkabout Theater Company, in association with the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events, is pleased to present THE CURE, a new ensemble-devised work exploring our relationship with disease, resilience and our pursuit of immortality. Commissioned text by Emma Stanton is fused with interwoven narratives of movement, music, group choreography and funerary rites that investigate the fatigue of hope in the face of profound grief.

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  15. The Auditorium Theatre to Present Chicago Rhythm Fest as Part of 'Stomping Grounds' TodayRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Chicago Rhythm Fest , the culminating performance of Chicago Human Rhythm Project's two-month, citywide festival AuditoriumTheatre.org , by phone at 312.341.2300, or in-person at the Auditorium Theatre Box Office . "We are thrilled to present five great dance companies as part of Chicago Rhythm Fest for the second year as part of our 'Made in Chicago' Dance Series," says Henry Fogel , the Auditorium Theatre's Interim Chief Executive Officer.

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  16. Laura Quinn Attends 2016 Printers Row Lit Fest Book SigningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Dude, the 80s are like totally back at this year's Printers Row Lit Fest! Local author Laura Quinn will be signing copies of her 80s-inspired novel, Punk Charming, from 2-6 p.m. Saturday, June 11th in Tent A . Heralded by Windy City Reviews as "a delightful romantic romp through the 1980s", Punk Charming is chockablock full of 80s pop culture.

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  17. Photo Flash: Sideshow Theatre Company Stages Chicago Premiere of CAUGHTRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Sideshow Theatre Company, recent winner of the 2016 Broadway In Chicago Emerging Theatre Award, will conclude its 2015/16 Season with the Chicago premiere of CAUGHT, a new, head-spinning collaboration with playwright Christopher Chen , director Seth Bockley and Xiong Art Gallery . CAUGHT will play May 29 - July 3, 2016 at Victory Gardens Richard Christiansen Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln Ave. in Chicago.

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  18. About Face Theatre to Host Aft 20: a Celebration Benefit at Center on Halsted, 6/17Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    About Face Theatre kicks off Pride Weekend with AFT 20: A Celebration, an exciting evening of scenes, songs and rarely seen archival footage honoring AFT's incredible two decade long history as Chicago's premiere LGBTQIA theatre company. The one-night-only benefit will be held Friday, June 17 at 6 pm at the Center on Halsted, 3656 N. Halsted St. in Chicago.

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  19. Idle Muse Theatre Company Sets the Woman Who Amuses Herself CastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Idle Muse Theatre Company announced the cast for the Chicago premiere of The Woman Who Amuses Herself, by Victor Lodato , directed by Idle Muse ensemble member Nathan Pease . The cast features ensemble members Brian Bengtson , Cat Hermes , Mara Kovacevic , and Nathan Thompson , artistic associate Joel Thompson , and guest artists Almanya Narula , Erin Colleen Gordon and Rodrigo Arreola .

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  20. ShawChicago to Present Mark Twain in PersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ShawChicago presents Jeff Award nominee Richard Henzel performing in his signature piece, Mark Twain In Person. This production will be at the Ruth Page Center for the Arts, 1016 N. Dearborn Street, Chicago, IL 60610 on June 20 at 7 PM.

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