The play is based on the book of the same name by the late Illinois Poet Laureate and Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Gwendolyn Brooks.
The memorial will take place starting at 1 p.m. Nov. 6 at the Upstairs Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted.
Emotion sometimes lacking in a powerfully cast touring production of the stage classic.
This Quixote — a creation of the past who is very much in touch with the present — engages members of the audience in ways that are funny & charming.
Festival says visas for Ludi Teatro became impossible after “logistical changes” mandated by the White House.
Local photographer Dawoud Bey and community leader Rami Nashasibi are among the 24 people chosen for the $625,000 award.
The renowned dancer and actor is scheduled to perform at the Harris Theatre in February.
The comedian participated in a lengthy seminar Saturday in Chicago for students of the Harold Ramis Film School and the Second City Training Center.
The perpetually hungry Elgin native has other subjects in mind for his upcoming stand-up performances at the Chicago Theatre.
Touring production moves at the speed of light through a songbook of close to five dozen megahits.
“Moonlight” writer Tarell Alvin McCraney tackles classic issues in the play set at an all-boys school.
The 28-year-old soprano makes her Lyric Opera debut this weekend in “Rigoletto.”
Witches, zombies and Dracula himself star in some of the month’s scariest stage productions.
Gina Gionfriddo’s play is now on stage at Windy City Playhouse in a production tautly directed by Scott Weinstein.