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The artist takes over a lavish Chicago mansion, for a contemporary twist on Gilded Age excess.
The current mayor of Second City may know his pas de basque from his brisé, but the next mayor has to know what its artists need.
“Soul of a Nation” takes a breathtaking look at the political and aesthetic work of Black Power artists.
Promoting artists sounds great -- until you think they're aggregating your personal information.
As political polarization intensifies, the choreographer's legacy offers the dance world a template.
A tragicomic play invites comparison with other works, but ultimately stands on its own.
We're not the first nation to face propaganda from a government prone to lies and deceit.
Playwright Antoinette Nwandu on writing new kinds of black characters and her upcoming film with Spike Lee.
"Jeremy continues to email me from about 10 different addresses, with marriage proposals, suicide threats and pictures of his dick."
Nationalistic rhetoric, fear of immigrants, police killings of citizens? How the Haymarket case reflects 2017 politics.
In a long Twitter thread, a former intern at Glencoe's celebrated Writers Theatre alleges that Artistic Director Michael Halberstam repeatedly sexually harassed him in 2003.
A podcast with the playwright and story editor for Netflix's Ozark
Broken Nose Theatare's festival showcases short plays that pass the Bechdel Test.
In recent years, there has been a call for more diverse characters in novels.
When should artists adopt activist language for their work?
Something Marvelous brings streaming to Chicago theater. Will other companies follow?
Chicago's Goodman Theatre devotes its 2017-2018 season to The Power of Film.