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  • April 11 – May 11 Seth Bockley directs THE BOX by Marcus Gardley at The Foundry

    THE BOX, a new play by Marcus Gardley and directed by Seth Bockley, runs at The Foundry from April 11 - May 11. Seth Bockley is a Chicago-based director, playwright, and performer. His recent directing credits include Philip Dawkin's FAILURE: A LOVE STORY and Marius von Mayenburg's THE UGLY ONE. He is also the playwright in residence at The Goodman and his play, ASK AUNT SUSAN will premiere there this spring.
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    THE BOX
    In this raucous, satirical fable, an ensemble of 5 actors perform a host of characters across generations of captivity and freedom dreams. While music, dance and absurdities abound, at the center are the characters of Deadlust and Icarus – a father and son who lose each other in the American labyrinth of policing and prisons.

Julia Jarcho & Tina Satter receive Doris Duke Impact Awards

Julia Jarcho & Tina Satter receive Doris Duke Impact Awards

Playwright/directors Julia Jarcho and Tina Satter have received 2014 Doris Duke Artist Impact Awards, a new program wherein previous Doris Duke Artist Award recipient nominate multiple artists for the Impact Award. Recipients are artists who have “influenced and moved forward...

MAY 1 – JUNE 8 Christopher Chen’s MUTT at Impact Theater

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Dave Malloy & Mimi Lien nominated for Lucille Lortel Awards for GREAT COMET

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