Feature Column: Backstage Pass


05/16/2014 - Michael Urie kicks off About Face's Pride Series
About Face celebrates Pride with a series of queer plays

04/09/2014 - Top 5 Plays to See in April
Your best bet for Chicago storefront theatre in April

03/12/2014 - Top 5 Plays to See in March
Your best bets for Chicago storefront theatre this March

02/23/2014 - Pride Films and Plays takes on Sochi
Pride Films and Plays presents plays about gay athletes in Sochi

02/12/2014 - Best Bets for Chicago Theatre Week 2014
Best bets in storefront theatre for Chicago Theatre Week 2014

09/20/2013 - Route 66: All-Star Concert of SGT. PEPPER
All-Star concert of The Beatles' SGT. PEPPER to benefit Route 66

09/19/2013 - Sting's THE LAST SHIP Launches in Chicago 2014
A new musical inspired by Sting's childhood launches in Chicago 2014

08/08/2013 - Response To Review Promoting Racial Profiling
Theatre artists respond to review that promotes racial profiling

07/15/2013 - Singer/Actress Jess Godwin Takes On Bullying
Jess Godwin's new video "Greater >Than" empowers the bullied

07/02/2013 - Best of Gay Theatre For July 2013
Keep celebrating Pride in July with these gay-themed shows

06/19/2013 - Broadway In Chicago Honors Bernie Sahlins
Chicago theatre icon Bernie Sahlins honored with timeless tradition

06/14/2013 - "Isn't it Bromantic?" with Jacob A. Ware
Catching up with my pal, the devastatingly handsome Jacob A. Ware

06/07/2013 - Broadway's MOTOWN Launches Tour In Chicago
MOTOWN THE MUSICAL Launches First National Tour in Chicago

05/24/2013 - Chris Doucette Headlines Queer Comedy at Zanie's
Chris Doucette headlines this month's Queer Comedy at Zanie's

Superhero sketch comedy team returns in a brand new show

04/30/2013 - Chicago Playwrights Guest Write BOYSTOWN
Playwrights to guest write week one of BOYSTOWN Volume 8

04/18/2013 - UNDER A RAINBOW FLAG Celebrates Gay Veterans
Finding love in the trenches of war in a new musical

04/09/2013 - NEXT STOP Celebrates Love, Equality, and Chicago
A bold new musical celebrates love, equality and the city of Chicago

03/19/2013 - Queer Comedy at Zanies Welcomes James Adomian
James Adomian headlines this month's Queer Comedy at Zanies

03/05/2013 - KAM KARDASHIAN Exclusive Sneak Peek at SXSW
Everyone's favorite gay Kardashian screens during this year's SXSW

03/01/2013 - Must See Plays for March 2013

02/25/2013 - Queer Comedy at Zanies: New York Invasion!
Queer Comedy returns to Zanies on Tuesday, February 26

02/18/2013 - DISCONNECT Sparks Heated Cultural Conversations
Victory Garden's new show sparks provocative cultural dialogue

02/12/2013 - Must-See Shows For Chicago Theatre Week 2013
The must-see shows for this year's Chicago Theatre Week

02/05/2013 - Concert HOPE FOR JOE To Benefit Cancer Foundation
Bailiwick Chicago's HOPE FOR JOE raises funds for cancer foundation

12/28/2012 - Kam: The Long-Lost Lesbian Kardashian Sister
New web series about gay Kardashian sister Kam by Fawzia Mirza

12/18/2012 - Chicago Bids Farewell To Actress Rebekah Ward
Rebekah Ward reflects on her time in Chicago before taking on L.A.

12/10/2012 - Interview with Scott Duff of WE THREE LIZAS
Scott Duff returns to Chicago stage in WE THREE LIZAS

12/05/2012 - Steppenwolf Garage Rep Casts/Teams Announced
Steppenwolf Theatre announces cast and creative teams for Garage Rep

11/29/2012 - Chicago Theatres Give Back With SEASON OF CAROLS
Theatre artists give back with "Season of Carols" CD and concert

11/26/2012 - Porchlight presents BEST MUSICAL - HOLIDAY EDITION
Holiday cheer with an improv twist at Porchlight Music Theatre

11/19/2012 - Must See Holiday Shows for 2012
Great holiday offerings from About Face, Porchlight, and more

11/13/2012 - Binders Full of Asians
Actors of Asian descent stand up against whitewashing

11/12/2012 - ONE HAND, ONE HEART Brings Bernstein Music To Life
ONE HAND, ONE HEART brings Bernstein's music to life

10/31/2012 - SPOTLIGHT - Two Lights Theatre Company
Five radicals in over their heads with sex & drugs in "The Altruists"

10/22/2012 - Chicago Casting Auction: Be A Star (For A Price)
The Chicago Casting Auction gives fans the chance to take the stage

10/19/2012 - Tony Burgess' PONTYPOOL at Strawdog Theatre
Strawdog's zombie-themed play perfect for Halloween season

10/13/2012 - NY Comic Con - New Marvel Social Media Games
Your Facebook newsfeed is about to go crazy with new Marvel games

10/13/2012 - NY Comic Con - Marvel NOW: Avengers
How Marvel's relaunch affects "Earth's Mightiest Heroes," The Avengers

10/12/2012 - NY Comic Con - Marvel NOW: All New X-Men Panel
How will Marvel's relaunch affect geekdom's ultimate LGBT metaphor?

10/05/2012 - Must See Chicago Theatre For Fall 2012
The must-see shows for Fall 2012

09/28/2012 - Bailiwick Chicago Presents ROCK SHOWtunes
ROCK SHOWtunes reimagines classic show tunes as modern rock songs

09/06/2012 - Joel Kim Booster Takes On Chicago Fringe Festival

08/22/2012 - LGBT-themed plays shine in 2012 Jeff Nominations

08/17/2012 - Saying Goodbye to BackStage Theatre Company
After 12 amazing seasons, BackStage Theatre Company says goodbye

08/06/2012 - Friendships Tested Over Equality & Chick-Fil-A
Can you have gay friends if you don’t support gay marriage?

08/04/2012 - “5 Lesbians Eating a Quiche” takes on Fringe NYC!