Photo by Bravelux

Photo by Bravelux

Drama League Welcomes 12 New Directing Fellows

“These exceptional directors are going to change the face of the American theatre, of that I’ve no doubt,” says the Drama League's executive artistic director Gabriel Stelian-Shanks. “Not only in New York, but in Chicago, Milwaukee, Los Angeles, Houston, and the other places these directors call home.”

The Chicago Premiere Of KENTUCKY To Conclude The Gift Theatre's 2019 Season

The Gift Theatre is pleased to announce the final play of its 2019 Season: the Chicago premiere of Leah Nanako Winkler's dark comedy KENTUCKY, directed by ensemble member Chika Ike, playing October 17 - November 17, 2019 at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont Ave. in Chicago.

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Three-Day Line-Up Announced for Black Lives, Black Words 'I AM...FEST'

. "Every program in this festival is entirely led by, produced by, directed and written and facilitated by women of color. Our hope is to encourage art organizations large and small across the globe to provide more artistic and decision-making opportunities to women of color both onstage and off-stage." - Reginald Edmund, Co-FOunder and managing Curating Director

Yet to Be by Nambi E. Kelley, directed by Chika Ike

Black Lives Black Words International Project- 10-minute Play Showcase