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Lyric Opera hit ‘Orphée,’ with Joffrey Ballet, will be aired on ‘Great Performances’ in 2018

Sep 29, 2017 – 11:13 am
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Lyric Opera of Chicago is pleased to announce that Thirteen Productions LLC for WNET New York has …

Harris Theater names new president, handing reins to ex-marketing chief Patricia Barretto

Sep 22, 2017 – 12:53 pm
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The Joan W. and Irving B. Harris Theater for Music and Dance have announced the appointment …

Joffrey Ballet will be resident dance company at Lyric Opera House beginning in 2020-21

Sep 22, 2017 – 11:06 am
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Lyric Opera of Chicago and the Joffrey Ballet announced that Joffrey will become the resident dance …

Music of Sephardic Jews in Renaissance Spain leads off season for Newberry Consort

Sep 21, 2017 – 11:29 am
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The Newberry Consort will present the music of the Sephardic Jews in Renaissance Spain at their …

Goodman Theatre institute for young critics will focus on role of drama in today’s world

Sep 21, 2017 – 10:32 am
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Goodman Theatre invites emerging theater writers and critics to apply for its new “boot camp” intensive …

Never mind women over 40: City Lit populates full cast of biblical ‘J.B.’ with women over 55

Sep 20, 2017 – 11:57 am
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“J.B.,” the Pulitzer Prize and Best Play Tony Award-winner by the American playwright and poet Archibald …

Lyric Opera’s Ryan training center adds six young singers to its ensemble for 2018-19

Sep 20, 2017 – 9:18 am
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Dan Novak, director of the Patrick G. and Shirley W. Ryan Opera Center, the professional artist development program at Lyric Opera of Chicago, …

Black Ensemble Theater to produce historical retrospective ‘Living the Black Renaissance’

Sep 19, 2017 – 9:52 am
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Black Ensemble Theater continues the 2017 Season (The Dance Theater Season) with the World Premiere of Living The Black Renaissance (More Than …

PrivateBank Theatre renamed CIBC Theatre; new Canadian owner vows continued support

Sep 19, 2017 – 8:53 am
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Broadway In Chicago has announced the renaming of The PrivateBank Theatre, at 18 W. Monroe, as …

Chicago Latino theater group slates 11 plays for inaugural international festival ‘Destinos’

Sep 18, 2017 – 5:19 pm
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Chicago Latino Theater Alliance (CLATA) announces the full performance program for Destinos (dĕ-stee-noce), the first Chicago International Latino …

Muti to open Chicago Symphony season with concerts spotlighting Mutter and a premiere

Sep 15, 2017 – 4:21 pm
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Music Director Riccardo Muti returns to Chicago in September for his first Chicago Symphony Orchestra residency …

Chicago Sinfonietta opens 30th-anniversary season with diverse fare touting its Trademark

Sep 15, 2017 – 2:25 pm
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Chicago Sinfonietta, the nation’s most diverse orchestra, kicks off its 30th anniversary with concerts on the theme Trademark, showcasing unusual …

Writers announces second, final extension of musical ‘Trevor’; show must close Oct. 8

Sep 13, 2017 – 4:52 pm
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Glencoe, IL– Writers Theatre, under the leadership of Artistic Director Michael Halberstam and Executive Director Kathryn M. Lipuma, adds another week …