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Pakistan’s elections, stingray tourism and a play on sex trafficking
May. 9, 2013
Tourism changes stingray behavior in the Cayman Islands. Chicago Shakespeare Theater puts on an experimental play about sex trafficking. And an animal welfare advocate takes her mission to the world.
Chicago Shakespeare Theater hosts panel on sex trafficking
May. 7, 2013
Director Cora Bassett wanted
to be immersive, as a way into the world of sex trafficking. The play follows Mary, a girl from a poor family in Nigeria who comes to Chicago.
Daily Rehearsal: Paul Reiser is mad about the Chicago suburbs
Aug. 6, 2012
- Oof that's a painful headline I just wrote. But Paul Reiser will be at Zanie's
in Rosemont on September 8.
Daily Rehearsal: Riverfront Theater postpones multiple shows
Jun. 28, 2012
Riverfront Theater is postponing
Spirit of the Dance
"indefinitely" due to "scheduling issues"; they've also pushed back Rocket Man and Man in the Mirror. Their next performance is
which starts July 18.
Gary Griffin and the fictional music of The Mechanicals
Mar. 9, 2012
Listen to Gary Griffin talk with Tony Sarabia
Gary Griffin, associate artistic director at Chicago Shakespeare Theater, is the director of the production
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Lone Star Swing Band resurrects obscure Scottish musician
Feb. 3, 2012
Scottish country-blues musician Duncan McLean joined
to talk about his group, Lone Star Swing Band, and their involvement in the intimate concert production, "Long Gone Lonesome."
New theaters in Edgewater, Evanston, Uptown
Feb. 2, 2012
We call it a bricks-and-mortar story when a theater company buys its own building and takes on a mortgage to have its own, permanent home.
Daily Rehearsal: Simon Callows is 'Being Shakespeare'
Jan. 11, 2012
1. British actor Simon Callow
will be bring the well-reviewed
to CST (it runs at the Broadway Playhouse as part of World's Stage, their program that hosts c
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