CHICAGO (CBS)– A new chapter begins for Chicago’s Steppenwolf Theater.
Steppenwolf’s brand new theater building, the Liz and Eric Lefkofsky Arts and Education Center, was dedicated on Tuesday.READ MORE: Chicago Police Officer Shot, Wounded In Calumet Heights
“We now begin a new era of art-making, one of which our work come to life in new and expansive ways as we create a new equitable space for individuals who have been historically underrepresented and marginalized,” Artistic Director Glenn Davis said.READ MORE: Jussie Smollett Trial: Abel Osundairo, One Of Two Brothers Who Said He Was Paid To Help Stage Attack, Says Smollett 'Wanted Me To Fake Beat Him Up'
The new building holds a unique 400 seat theater in the round.MORE NEWS: Chicago Weather: Partly Cloudy And Breezy Overnight
Steppenwolf says it’s one of a kind in Chicago.