Chicago Shakespeare Theater

"The Comedy Of Errors" cast took their final bow at Garfield Park Conservatory in front of over 900 people. (Credit:

Shakespeare Returning To 18 Chicago Parks

The Chicago Park District has partnered with Chicago Shakespeare Theater to put on 26 performances of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.”



Best Chicago Theater Productions To Celebrate The Holidays

Of the many fabulous productions in Chicago this year, these holiday highlights reflect some of the season’s finest performances.


Midnight Circus troupe is jumping at Garfield Park, where Mayor Emanuel announced expanded Summer programs. (Credit: Craig Dellimore)

City To Use Leftover NATO Funds To Expand Summer Programs At Parks

The Emanuel administration has committed $750,000 in leftover NATO Summit funds to offer more nighttime events at city parks this summer.

WBBM Newsradio–05/14/2013


Best Directors In The Local Theater Scene In Chicago

From comedy to drama, the Chicagoland area offers numerous opportunities to see a play by award-winning directors. Get your theatre fix by checking out the following productions.


"Follies" at Chicago Shakespeare Theatre.

Made In Chicago: Costume Designer Virgil Johnson

For more than four decades, Virgil C. Johnson has been dressing the actors and actresses who grace Chicago’s stages.

WBBM Newsradio–10/17/2011

This artist rendering shows what Navy Pier could look like with proposed upgrades. (MPEA)

Navy Pier Upgrades To Target Year-Round Visitors

Renovations and upgrades at Navy Pier have been under discussion for years, and now, a plan is set to be released.

CBS Chicago–06/30/2011