Theatre & Opera Magazine


  • Putting Ideas Together III

    Putting Ideas Together

    Today's selection is a Journey Through a Burning Brain: really old stuff by German electro-nauts Tangerine Dream, made (believe it or not) on a two-track ReVox... Read more

    The 12 July 2012 by   Superconductor
  • The Return of the Plastic Hamburger

    Return Plastic Hamburger

    Or...How I Learned to Stop Worrying and go back to using a Portable CD Player. by Paul Pelkonen My Panasonic Shockwave (SL-SW967VS) currently on tour with... Read more

    The 08 July 2012 by   Superconductor
  • Toni Morrison Gives New Voice to Desdemona

    Toni Morrison Gives Voice Desdemona

    Tina Benko and Rokia Traore perform Desdemona. Photo credit: Pascal Victor, courtesy of Oberon Books. “My mother had a maid called Barbary, She was in love,... Read more

    The 23 July 2012 by   Periscope
  • Masterclass @Georg Solti Accademia, Starting on July 9

    Masterclass @Georg Solti Accademia, Starting July

    . Romanian soprano Angela Gheorghiu joins a distinguished roster of artists sharing their skills with the singers of the future at the 8th Georg Solti... Read more

    The 05 July 2012 by   Irinastanescu
  • Review: As You Like It (Spectralia Theatre)

    Review: Like (Spectralia Theatre)

    As You Like It Written by William Shakespeare Directed and Adapted by Don Johnson at various Chicago Parks (schedule) thru Aug 5 | tickets: FREE | more info... Read more

    The 09 July 2012 by   Chicagotheaterbeat
  • The Sons of the Batman

    Sons Batman

    When criticism leads to...threats? by Paul J. Pelkonen Sometimes, I think this guy had it right: Heath Ledger as The Joker. Promotional art for The Dark... Read more

    The 18 July 2012 by   Superconductor
  • Review: Crowns (Goodman Theatre)

    Review: Crowns (Goodman Theatre)

    Crowns Written and Directed by Regina Taylor Adapted from book by Michael Cunningham and Craig Marberry at Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Read more

    The 10 July 2012 by   Chicagotheaterbeat
  • Opera Preview: Le Roi Malgré Lui

    Opera Preview: Malgré

    Leon Botstein unearths a rare gem by Emmanuel Chabrier. Costume design for the Cossacks in Le Roi malgré lui.Costume design sketch by Mattie Ulrich © Bard... Read more

    The 10 July 2012 by   Superconductor
  • Gearing up for Glimmerglass Festival Opening

    Gearing Glimmerglass Festival Opening

    Glimmerglass Festival Technical Director Jake Josef and Director of Production Abby Rodd | Photo: William M. Brown/The Glimmerglass Festival. Read more

    The 02 July 2012 by   Galegirl
  • Program for the Concert in Chicago, October 21

    Program Concert Chicago, October

    According to the press release made public by Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association on June 27... The orchestra performs the overture from Mozart’s The Marriag... Read more

    The 09 July 2012 by   Irinastanescu