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MEDIA KIT



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About Chicago Theatre (pdf)

Chicago Theatre Video (flv)


PRESS RELEASES


2017

Chicago Theatre Week Smashes Record in 5th Year (March 2017) (pdf)

League of Chicago Theatres Announces Finalists for 2017 Broadway In Chicago Emerging Theater Award (March 2017) (pdf)



2016

Chicago Theaters Get Festive for the Holiday Season. (November 2016) (pdf)

League of Chicago Theatres Announces Theatre Thursdays Series for 2016-2017 (September 2016)
(pdf)

Fall 2016 Theatre Highlights Features an Exceptional Number of World Premiere Productions (August 2016) (pdf)

League of Chicago Theatres hosts speaking engagement and book signing with John Breglio, author of "I Wanna Be a Producer" (June 2016) (pdf)

League of Chicago Theatres Announces Final Theatre Thursday Events for 2015-16 Season (May 2016) (pdf)

Chicago student Ireon Roach wins first place in National August Wilson Monologue Competition (May 2016) (pdf)

League of Chicago Theatres presents highlights of the Summer 2016 Theatre Season (April 2016) (pdf)

Sideshow Theatre Company to receive the 2016 Broadway In Chicago Emerging Theater Award (April 2016) (pdf)

Chicago August Wilson Monologue Competition Winners Announced (March 2016) (pdf)

League of Chicago Theatres Announces 2016 Gala Honorees, Emerging Theater Award Finalists (March 2016) (pdf)

Chicago Theatre Week Reaches Record Audiences in 2016 (March 2016) (pdf)

August Wilson Monologue Competition Finalists Announced (March 2016) (pdf)

Chicago Theatre Week Central Hosts Free Engagement Events During Chicago Theatre Week (February 2016) (pdf)




PROMOTIONAL IMAGES





American Theater Company
The Project(s)
By PJ Paparelli and Joshua Jaeger
Directed and conceived by PJ Paperelli
Photo credit: Michael Brosilow
Projects1.jpg - Joslyn Jones, Eunice Woods, Omar Evans, Linda Bright Clay, Penelope Walker, Stephen Conrad Moore, Kenn E. Head, Anji White.














The Hypocrites

All Our Tragic
Adapted and Directed by Sean Graney
Photo credit: Evan Hanover
AllOurTragic1.jpg - Danny Goodman, Christine Stulik, John Taflan, Zeke Sulkes and Emily Casey



















Lookingglass Theatre

Moby Dick
World Premiere Adapted and directed by David Catlin
Based on the book by Herman Melville
Produced in association with The Actors Gymnasium
Photo credit: Liz Lauren
MobyDick1.jpg – Emma Cadd, Christopher Donahue, and Anthony Fleming III












Lookingglass Theatre

Moby Dick
World Premiere Adapted and directed by David Catlin
Based on the book by Herman Melville
Produced in assocation with The Actors Gymnasium
Photo Credit: Liz Lauren
MobyDick2.jpg - Jamie Abelson and Anthony Fleming III













Northlight Theatre

Funnyman
World Premiere By Bruce Graham
Directed by BJ Jones
Photo credit: Michael Brosilow
FunnyMan1.jpg – Amanda Drinkall and George Wendt














Route 66 Theatre

The Downpour
World Premiere by Caitlin Parrish
Directed by Erica Weiss
Photo credit: Brandon Dahlquist
Downpour1.png - Brenda Barrie and Caroline Neff













Steppenwolf Theatre Company

Airline Highway
World Premiere by Lisa D'Amour
Directed by Joe Mantello
Photo credit: Michael Brosilow
AirlineHighway1.jpg - The cast of Airline Highway











Steppenwolf Theatre Company
Airline Highway
World Premiere by Lisa D'Amour
Directed by Joe Mantello
Photo credit: Michael Brosilow
AirlineHighway2.jpg - Carolyn Braver and Caroline Neff













Steppenwolf Theatre Company
This Is Our Youth
By Kenneth Lonergan
Directed by Anna D. Shapiro
Photo credit: Michael Brosilow
ThisIsOurYouth1.jpg - Michael Cera and Kieran Culkin












The Gift Theatre

The Royal Society of Antarctica
World Premiere by Mat Smart
Directed by John Gawlick
RoyalSociety1.jpg - Aila Peck, Jay Worthington, John Kelly Connolly















Theater Wit
Bad Jews
By Josh Harmon
Directed by Jeremy Wechsler
Photo credit: Charles Osgood
BadJews1.jpg - Laura Lapidus, Ian Paul Custer, Kelly O'Sullivan, Cory Kahane










TimeLine Theatre Company

The Price
By Arthur Miller
Directed by Louis Contey
Photo credit: Lara Goetsch
ThePrice1.jpg – Mike Nussbaum