Highly Recommended: A War of the Worlds + Wine Recommendation — October 18, 2020

Below is a lightly edited transcript of Playtime’s Chicago Theater Report for October 18, 2020: You can hear this episode at the following archives: WCGORadio.com (segment begins at 54:47) Soundcloud (segment begins at 54:47) Facebook (segment begins around 1:02) Theater in the Dark released its long-awaited production of A War of the Worlds this week. Originally…

Northshore Show Tunes, Bright Future for Neo-Futurists, Strawdog Goes Virtual — September 20, 2020

Below is a lightly edited transcript of Playtime’s Chicago Theater Report for September 20, 2020: You can hear this episode on: Facebook (segment starts around the 1:04 mark) WCGORadio.com  Soundcloud (segment starts at around the 52:50 mark) [Main image credit: Photo by Sudan Ouyang on Unsplash] Strawdog Theatre Company’s Virtual Season Strawdog Theatre Company, under the leadership…

Theater Streaming Study, PrideArts Changes Name, Invictus Premiers Virtual Show, The Electables — Chicago Theater Report for 9.6.2020

Below is a lightly edited transcript of Playtime’s Chicago Theater Report for September 6, 2020: You can hear this episode on: Facebook (Theater report starts at about 1:03:55) WCGORadio.com  Soundcloud (54:38) (Links will go live as the episode is uploaded) Photo by frank mckenna on Unsplash   Commentary: Theater Industry Changes There’s no question that the theater…

Pride and Prejudice Streams, Audio Drama Directors Wanted, PlayMakers Extends Show — Playtime Chicago Theater Report for August 23, 2020

Below is a lightly edited transcript of Playtime’s Chicago Theater Report: You can hear this episode on: Facebook (1:04:22 is the beginning of the theater segment) WCGORadio.com (54:00) Soundcloud (54:00) (Show links above will be updated as show archives are uploaded to platforms.) Main photo by Alex Livingston on Unsplash That’s Weird, Grandma PlayMakers Laboratory has extended…

A Raisin in the Sun Honored, Remy Bumppo’s New Season, BoHo’s Virtual Cabaret & More — Playtime Chicago Theater Report for August 16, 2020

Below is a lightly edited transcript of Playtime’s Chicago Theater Report: You can hear this episode on: Facebook (around the 59-minute mark) WCGORadio.com  Soundcloud (55:21 mark) (Show links above will be updated as show archives are uploaded to platforms.) Main image credit: Stephy Miehle on Unsplash Black Theater Alliance Awards Nominations for A Raisin in the…