Lookingglass Theatre, winner of the 2011 Tony Award as Outstanding Regional Theatre, will experiment with a dinner theater policy for a limited run, next March 23-April 22.It won’t be your suburban grandmother’s dinner theater, however.
1. Did you hear? Chicago's Lookingglass Theatre has won the 2011 Tony Award for Excellence in Regional Theatre, Onstage/Backstage's Jonathan Abarbanel reports. The Lookingglass is the fifth Chicago Off-Loop troupe to win this award.
A word to the wise from Matt Hawkins: To fly, first suspend disbelief. With your rediscovered courage (or stupidity), push yourself. The movement director of Lookingglass Theatre’s “Peter Pan (A Play)” says he spent the show’s first two workshop days teaching the actors “to play, and play hard.