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…

Hell in a Handbag, Raven Theatre, and Invictus Classes — 6.28.2020

This a lightly edited transcript from Playtime’s Chicago Theater Report for June 28, 2020. The show aired on WCGO Radio, 1590 AM, 95.9 FM in the Chicago area. Audio Archives (links will be added as the show goes live on platforms): Facebook (Chicago Theater Report starts at around 1:02 mark) WCGO Soundcloud Invictus Theatre Company Shakespeare…

Chicago Theater Report for March 1st, 2020

Chicago Theater Report for March 1st, 2020 (lightly edited transcript below) Audio recordings (links active as shows are made available): WCGO Facebook (starts at about -53.25) WCGORadio.com SoundCloud.com A reminder that this is the time of year when theater companies announce their new seasons and put season tickets on offer. Season tickets are a great way…