Palos Park Native Leads National Tour Of 'Beautiful'When she was in high school at St. Ignatius, Sarah Bockel knew theater would likely be in her future.
Jimmy Buffett Debuts Musical In Chicago, Reflects 40-Year CareerJimmy Buffett arrived in Chicago for the premiere of his new musical, "Escape to Margaritaville," which is playing at the Oriental Theater.
Carol Stream Native Stars In 'Escape To Margaritaville'For so-called "Parrottheads," a musical featuring Jimmy Buffett songs is natural. For Eric Petersen, it was a chance to work with an icon.
Hamilton The Musical Launches Official AppLin-Manuel Miranda and Jeffrey Seller announced Friday the launch of the official app for "Hamilton: An American Musical."
Chicago Actor Plays Villain In Broadway's 'Aladdin'A Chicago theater veteran is leading the ensemble of Aladdin this summer.
Circus 1903: The Golden Age Of Circus Makes Its Debut In ChicagoCircus 1903: The Golden Age of Circus performs at the Oriental Theater through Sunday, March 26, taking the audience back to a time when the circus was 'everything.'
Hundreds Line Up For New Block Of "Hamilton" TicketsThe line curled Tuesday morning around Dearborn Street as hundreds camped out in front of the Private Bank Theater to be one of the first to get their hands on the next block of Hamilton tickets.
'Hamilton' Stars Talk About Chicago Run And Its Place In Pop Culture HistoryThe story of America's Founding Father, Alexander Hamilton has become a musical theater phenomenon, partly Cervantes said, because of it's style, originality and its story telling of American history.
Phantom Of The Opera Lead Makes History On StageDerrick Davis is the first African American to play the lead of "The Phantom of the Opera" on tour.
Homewood Flossmoor Grad In Cast Of 'Finding Neverland'Dwelvan David said the first time he saw the revival of "The Wiz", he knew theater would be his life.
Chicago’s ‘Hamilton’ Talks Production, Family Ahead of Sept. 27 OpeningThousands waited overnight, spending hundreds of dollars for a ticket to the pop culture phenomenon known as Hamilton.
Live Version Of 'School House Rock' Comes To ChicagoNow, the fun and catchy tunes are being performed on the stage -- this time with a modern twist. WBBM's Lisa Fielding reports.