In response to coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, Broken Nose Theatre announced today it will postpone its world premiere of Eric Reyes Loo’s This is Only a Test, directed by Toma Langston. The production, originally scheduled to play May 1 – 30, 2020, will move to BNT’s 2020-21 season at its resident home, The Den Theatre, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago’s Wicker Park neighborhood.
Pride Films and Plays to present live virtual reading of Terrence McNally’s MOTHERS AND SONS April 16th
Four actors, each participating from a different remote location, will perform a live online reading of MOTHERS AND SONS on Thursday, April 16 at 7:00 pm. Pride Films and Plays Executive Director David G. Zak will direct the reading of the play by Terrence McNally, who passed away at age 81 on March 24 of complications from COVID-19.
About Face Theatre today announced the postponement of its annual benefit gala and its planned production of LACED, which was set to begin performances on May 13. WONKA BALL: SILVER & GOLD, which had been scheduled for Saturday, May 30, 2020, at Venue West, 221 N. Paulina Street in Chicago, will be rescheduled to a date to be determined. LACED, by Samantha Mueller, set in a recently vandalized queer bar and honoring the power of community solidarity, will be moved into a slot in the 2020-2021 season.
Court Theatre Reschedules "The Gospel at Colonus" for the 2020-2021 Season | With Book and Lyrics by Lee Breuer | Music by Bob Telson | Directed by Charles Newell | Associate Directed by TaRon Patton | Music Direction & Orchestrations/Arrangements by Mark J.P. Hood | Production now runs November 5 – December 6, 2020