Skip the beach and spend your summer networking at high-profile theater companies such as NYC’s Roundabout, L.A.’s Center Theatre Group, and Chicago’s Steppenwolf.
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Michael Shannon claims to owe his success to coming up in Chicago—and one very important friendship with Tracy Letts.
The head of one of the most successful regional theaters in the country, Steppenwolf Theatre Company, says the company’s success comes from its emphasis on its actors.
Entry-level employees at Chicago Shakespeare Theater, the Steppenwolf Theatre Company, and the Goodman Theatre receive the professional education they need to succeed.
From updates to classics such as “The Diary of Anne Frank” to a thrilling follow-up to Shakespeare’s Scottish play, here are seven shows blowing into the Windy City over the next month.
Edward Albee’s “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?” may be 50 years old, but you’d never guess it from Steppenwolf’s jolting Broadway revival starring Tracy Letts and Amy Morton.
5 Industry Updates plus heroic and supernatural reboots adding to their projects!
From world premiere musicals “October Sky” and “The Black White Love Play” to new spins on classics like “The Tempest” and “Treasure Island,” Chicagoans are in for a treat this season.
Chicago’s Steppenwolf for Young Adults program asks big questions of the artists and thinkers of tomorrow, and serves as a model for theater education departments everywhere.