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  1. Debbie Gravitte to Celebrate Release of New AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Tony Award-winner and Ridgefield resident Debbie Gravitte celebrates the releases of her new album and brings Broadway to The Ridgefield Playhouse in her spectacular live show, Big Band Broadway, on Saturday, February 3rd at 7:30pm as part of Ridgefield Magazine's Broadway and Cabaret Series, partially underwritten by Adam Broderick Salon & Spa. Backed by RK Big Band, led by Russ Kassoff , Gravitte will perform songs from her new album, Big Band Broadway!, along with some old favorites.

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  2. The Factory Theater Announces the Next Big ThingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Factory Theater presents the second production of its 25th anniversary season, the world premiere of The Next Big Thing, playing at the Factory Theater, 1623 W. Howard St., March 9 - April 21, 2018. The new play is written by Company Member and Managing Director Carrie J. Sullivan and directed by Company Member Robyn Coffin.

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  3. Lyric Unlimited Presents Cycles of My Being Starring Lawrence BrownleeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Lyric Unlimited, a division of Lyric Opera of Chicago, is excited to present Cycles of My Being, a song cycle exploring the realities of life as a black man in America. Composed by Tyshawn Sorey with lyrics by Terrance Hayes, the Chicago-premiere event will star celebrated tenor Lawrence Brownlee in a solo recital with pianist Myra Huang on Thursday, February 22 at 7pm at the DuSable Museum of African American History.Cycles of My Being is a co-commission with Opera Philadelphia, and Carnegie Hall .

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  4. Theatre School at DePaul to Stage Mr. Burns, a Post-Electric PlayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Theatre School at DePaul University is pleased to present Mr. Burns , a Post-Electric Play, written by Anne Washburn and directed by Jeremy Aluma , with music by Michael Friedman , in the Sondra & Denis Healy Theatre. The production premieres on Friday, January 26, and runs through Sunday, February 4, 2018.

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  5. Flying Elephant Productions' We the People: The Anti-Trump Musical Makes World PremiereRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Flying Elephant Productions is pleased to launch its inaugural season with the world premiere of WE THE PEOPLE: The Anti-Trump Musical, a political musical song cycle about the turbulent 2016 election, with six actors playing 55 characters. This powerful new musical features a book by Sean Chandler, music and lyrics by Leo Schwartz, direction by Derek Van Barham and music direction by Ty Miles.

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  6. The Gift Theatre Presents the World Premiere of Hang ManRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Gift Theatre is pleased to launch its 17th season with the world premiere of Stacy Amma Osei -Kuffour's haunting and often-humorous drama HANG MAN, directed by Jess McLeod , playing March 2 - April 29, 2018 at 4802 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago. Casting will be announced shortly.

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  7. Barrel Of Monkeys' that's Weird, Grandma: Stories That Groove Leads March and AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Barrel of Monkeys is pleased to present THAT'S WEIRD, GRANDMA: Stories That Groove, the company's annual all-musical revue, directed Eunice Woods , with music direction by Jon Schneidman , playing Mondays at 8 pm from March 12 - April 9, 2018 at the Neo-Futurist Theater, 5153 N. Ashland Ave. in Chicago. Tickets are available at www.barrelofmonkeys.org or by calling 506-7140 .

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  8. Flying Elephant Productions Presents We the People Songs of the ResistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Flying Elephant Productions is pleased to launch its inaugural season with the world premiere of WE THE PEOPLE - SONGS OF THE RESISTANCE, a political musical song cycle about the turbulent 2016 election, with six actors playing 55 characters. This powerful new musical features a book by Sean Chandler, music and lyrics by Leo Schwartz, direction by Derek Van Barham and music direction by Ty Miles.

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  9. Timeline Announces Cast and More for Chicago Premiere of BOYRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    TimeLine Theatre Company announces casting and other details for the Chicago premiere of BOY by Anna Ziegler, directed by Damon Kiely, January 18 - March 18, 2018 at TimeLine Theatre, 615 W. Wellington Ave., Chicago. For tickets and information, visittimelinetheatre.com or call 281-8463 x6.

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  10. Definition Theatre Company Presents the Chicago Premiere of Moon Man WalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Definition Theatre Company, under the leadership of Artistic Director Tyrone Phillips and Managing Director Neel McNeill, announces the final production of its 2017-2018 Season, the Chicago premiere of Moon Man Walk, written by James Ijames and directed by Tyla Abercrumbie. Moon Man Walk runs January 26 - February 25, 2018 in the Richard Christiansen Theater at Victory Gardens Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln Avenue, as part of Definition's tenure in the Victory Gardens Resident Theater Program.

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  11. Sideshow Theatre Co to Host Chicago Premiere of You for Me for YouRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Sideshow Theatre Company is pleased to launch its eleventh season with the Chicago premiere of Mia Chung's absurdly inventive smash-hit YOU FOR ME FOR YOU, directed by artistic associate Elly Green*, playing March 4 - April 8, 2018 at Victory Gardens Richard Christiansen Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln Ave. in Chicago. Casting will be announced shortly.

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  12. Raven Theatre's Nice Girl Makes Chicago PremiereRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Raven Theatre is pleased to continue its 35th anniversary season with the Chicago premiere of Melissa Ross 's humorous and heartfelt play NICE GIRL, directed by Lauren Shouse , playing January 24 - March 11, 2018 in Raven's 105-seat East Stage, 6157 N. Clark St. in Chicago. Tickets are currently available at www.raventheatre.com or by calling 338-2177.

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  13. LookOut Presents the Accidental Curator by Molly ReganRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Steppenwolf's LookOut Series is pleased to present, as part of the Winter 2017-18 lineup, The Accidental Curator, written and performed by ensemble member Molly Regan and directed by Mary B. Robinson. Regan, who was encouraged by former Artistic Director Martha Lavey to write this show, was most recently seen on the Steppenwolf stage in The Herd, Tribes, and Good People.

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  14. About Face Announces Casting For Time is on Your SideRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Following its sell-out hit SIGNIFICANT OTHER, About Face Theatre is pleased to announce casting for the second production of its 2017-18 season, the Midwest premiere of R. Eric Thomas ' gleeful mystery TIME IS ON OUR SIDE, directed by Artistic Director Megan Carney. TIME IS ON OUR SIDE will play March 1 - April 7, 2018 at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont Ave. in Chicago.

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  15. Elliot Trilogy to Play Concurrently in Los Angeles TheatresRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Los Angeles audiences will have the rare opportunity to follow Quiara Alegri?a Hudes' Elliot Trilogy playing concurrently at theatres across the city in early 2018. Center Theatre Group 's production of Pulitzer finalist "Elliot, A Soldier's Fugue" and Pulitzer winner "Water by the Spoonful" will be joined by Latino Theater Company's production of the final installment of the trilogy "The Happiest Song Plays Last" .

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  16. Kandi Burruss Talks Chicago and Real Housewives of Atlanta on Live with Kelly and RyanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Kandi Burruss, who sat down with Kelly Ripa and guest co-host Andy Cohen on today's "Live with Kelly and Ryan," revealed a secret about this season of "Real Housewives of Atlanta" - the Housewives went to Barcelona on their cast trip and someone went home early. The Broadway company of the Tony Award-winning, record-breaking hit musical Chicago , which recently celebrated its 21st Broadway anniversary, will welcome Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter, actress & TV sensation Kandi Burruss , making her Broadway debut in the role of "Matron "Mama" Morton" for eight weeks only, January 15 - March 11, 2018, at the Ambassador Theatre .

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  17. Theater Design Leader Charcoalblue Opens Chicago StudioRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    International theatre, acoustic and digital design consultancy Charcoalblue will open their new Chicago studio in January in response to a growing portfolio of projects currently underway in the city and surrounding regions. Based in the heart of the West Loop district on West Madison Street, the studio will bring Charcoalblue's innovative auditorium design, engineering, acoustic and digital design experience to the region's venues, schools and workplaces.

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  18. Mercury Theater Announces BUNNY, BUNNY, a Loving Tribute to Gilda RadnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Mercury Theater Chicago, 3745 N. Southport Avenue - is pleased to announce BUNNY, BUNNY: GILDA RADNER A SORT OF LOVE STORY, directed by Warner Crocker, running from February 9th through April 1, 2018. Press opening is Saturday, February 10th at 8:00pm.

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  19. All My Sons Comes to Court Theatre, 1/20Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Court Theatre, under the continuing leadership of Charles Newell , Marilyn F. Vitale Artistic Director, and Stephen Albert, Executive Director, continues its 2017/18 season with All My Sons by Arthur Miller , directed by Charles Newell and featuring Kate Collins , John Judd and Timothy Edward Kane . All My Sons runs January 11 - February 11, 2018 at Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis Ave. The opening is Saturday, January 20, 2018 at 8:00 p.m. Local businessman and manufacturer Joe Keller developed a bitter history with his business partner after dealing with profound tragedy during World War II.

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  20. English Beat, Heather McDonald, Case And More Come to City Winery ChicagoRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street , announces influential British band The English Beat, comic Heather McDonald, singer/songwriter Case and more. The following shows go on sale to the public on Thursday, December 21 at noon at citywinery.com/chicago .

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