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  • Celebration of Sheldon Patinkin announced

    Celebration of Sheldon Patinkin announced
    A celebration of the life of Sheldon Patinkin, the influential teacher and Chicago comedy pioneer, has been set for Monday, Jan. 26, it was announced Monday. The event will take place in the main theater at the North Shore Center for the Performing Arts in Skokie, beginning at 7:30 p.m.
  • Steppenwolf actress Alana Arenas' style is as eclectic as her roles

    Steppenwolf actress Alana Arenas' style is as eclectic as her roles
    People often want to describe Alana Arenas' eclectic personal style as "funky." But the 33-year-old Steppenwolf Theatre ensemble member really would prefer that they didn't. "That is a word that I actually hate," Arenas said. "I just feel like [my style...

    Why did Evanston's Next Theatre fail?

    Why did Evanston's Next Theatre fail?
    Terry Green, an old-timer when it comes to Chicago theater, took me to task on Facebook this week for giving short shrift to many of the early artistic glories of the Next Theatre Company, which declared itself busted on Monday — after 34 years on...

    Power outage is no loss to 'Night Alive'

    Power outage is no loss to 'Night Alive'
    There are some dark moments, to be sure, in Conor McPherson's "The Night Alive" at the Steppenwolf Theatre. On Thursday night, Halsted Street delivered an extra one. A little after 9 p.m., about 15 minutes before the end of the show, the power went...

    REVIEW: 'Animal Farm' at Steppenwolf Theatre Company ★★★★

    REVIEW: 'Animal Farm' at Steppenwolf Theatre Company ★★★★
    Benjamin, the cynical, long-lived donkey who comes to regret not raising a hoof against tyrannical piggery, turns out to be the key to the Steppenwolf Theatre Company's blistering new 90-minute adaptation of George Orwell's "Animal Farm," the best...