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Videos tagged 'theatre'

The Joffrey Ballet’s Nutcracker

Posted on December 4, 2013

Yumelia Garcia, the ballerina who portrays the Sugarplum Fairy in Joffrey Ballet’s celebrated production of ‘The Nutcracker,’ drops by before Friday’s season opener.

A Christmas Carol

Posted on November 22, 2013

Actors Matthew Abraham and Penelope Walker visit to speak about the Goodman Theatre production of Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol,” now in its 36th season.

‘Wicked’: Behind the Scenes

Posted on November 21, 2013

With ‘Wicked’ back in Chicago, Chris DeRose went behind the scenes of the hit musical to see just how actress Alison Luff gets her green on to portray Elphaba.

‘The Wiz’ Comes to Chicago

Posted on November 21, 2013

Director John Ruffin and R&B legend Lenny Williams speak about a special one-day production of famous cult classic ‘The Wiz.’

A Raisin in the Sun

Posted on November 13, 2013

Mildred Marie Langford and Jerod Haynes from TimeLine Theatre Company’s production of Lorraine Hansberry’s classic ‘A Raisin in the Sun’ discuss the play.

Frog & Toad Rake a Difference

Posted on November 7, 2013

Good deeds can win you some free stuff! Aly Bockler is with Frog and Toad of ‘A Year with Frog & Toad,’ who explain how you can “rake” a difference.

In the Heights

Posted on September 27, 2013

A Tony-winning musical now in Chicago, ‘In the Heights’ chronicles life for all kinds of people living in New York City’s Washington Heights.

Pullman Porter Blues

Posted on September 20, 2013

Actress E. Faye Butler discusses the runaway success of ‘Pullman Porter Blues,’ a music-filled, cross-country journey playing now at Goodman Theatre.

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