The Taming of the Shrew, Chicago Shakespeare Theater, closes 11/12/2017. E. FAYE BUTLER (BFA, Acting) is in the cast.
Five Guys Named Moe, Court Theatre, closes 10/8/2017. TOY DEIORIO (Faculty) is the sound designer, HEATHER GILBERT (MFA, Lighting Design, ’97) is the lighting designer, and COURTNEY O’NEILL (BFA, Theatre Studies ’06) is the scenic designer.
Head of Passes, Center Theatre Group at the Mark Taper Forum in Los Angeles. TARELL ALVIN McCRANEY (BFA, Acting, ’03) is the playwright. ALANA ARENAS (BFA, Acting, ’03) and JACQUELINE WILLIAMS (BFA, Acting, ’87) are in the cast.
An astonishing, deeply moving new drama about family, acceptance, and the power of faith from playwright Tarell Alvin McCraney, featuring Tony Award winner Phylicia Rashad.
Million Dollar Quartet, Paramount Theatre, closes 10/29/2017. ADAM BROWN (BFA, Acting, ’12) is in the cast.
There was no plan for Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins to record together on December 4, 1956, but as fate would have it, they did and left behind a historic and mind-blowing album.
Our Town, Redtwist Theatre, closes 10/8/2017. HUNTER BRYANT (BFA, Acting, ’17) is in the cast. BRIAN McKNIGHT (MFA, Acting, ’01) is in the cast and understudies. DANIEL FRIEDMAN (BFA, Lighting Design, ’15) is the lighting designer. KENDALL BARRON (BFA, Sound Design, ’18) is the assistant sound designer, CATHERINE MILLER (BFA, Dramaturgy/Criticism, ’14) is the casting director, and CONNOR WANG (BFA, Sound Design, ’17) is the sound designer.
Source: Redtwist Theatre
Night in Alachua County, WildClaw Theatre of Chicago at The Den, closes 10/7/2017. HARRISON WEGER (BFA, Acting, ’16) is in the cast.