2015 Press

December 2015

5 NWI Times: “Neil Simons’ Chapter Two continues run in Chicago”

November 2015

27 Traveling Mom: “Windy City Playhouse Sets Stage for Chapter Two”

11 Gapers Block: “Neil Simon’s Chapter Two a Delightful Throwback”

11 Windy City Times: Chapter Two Review

Chicago Theater Beat: Chapter Two Review

5 Chicago Critic: Chapter Two Review

Chicago Tribune: “Chapter Two: Neil Simon knew the comedy of late-in-life dating”

2 New City Sage: Chapter Two Review

2 Stage and Cinema: Chapter Two Review

The Local Tourist: “Chapter Two: The Tony Award® Nominated Neil Simon Comedy Opens at Windy City Playhouse”

1 Around The Town: Chapter Two Review

Chicagoland Theater Reviews: Chapter Two Review

September 2015

9 Chicago Tribune: Windy City Playhouse announces season of several Chicago premieres

9 Chicago Sun-Times: Windy City Playhouse’s second season taps top directors for three plays

9 American Theatre: Windy City Playhouse Announces 3 Plays for 2016 Season

1 Northwestern Indiana Times: “THINGS YOU SHOULDN’T SAY PAST MIDNIGHT is a fun romp”

August 2015


18 Buzz On Stage: Buzz-eriously! 3 Reasons to See THINGS YOU SHOULDN’T SAY PAST MIDNIGHT at Windy City Playhouse

17 Chicago Tribune: “THINGS YOU SHOULDN’T SAY PAST MIDNIGHT: Finding the fun in a sex comedy.”

17 NewCity Stage: Review: THINGS YOU SHOULDN’T SAY PAST MIDNIGHT/Windy City Playhouse

July 2015

6 Chicago Tribune: “Themed cocktails add kick to local theater”

June 2015

6 Windy City Times: STICK FLY Review

5 Chicago Stage Standard: STICK FLY Review

5 Buzznews: STICK FLY Review

4 Chicago Tribune: STICK FLY Review

4 My Suburban Life: STICK FLY Review

3 Chicago Sun-Times: STICK FLY Review

2 ChicagoSPLASH: STICK FLY Review

2 NewCity Stage: STICK FLY Review

1 Chicago Critic: STICK FLY Review

1 Around the Town Chicago: STICK FLY Review

1 Exposure: “Lydia R. Diamond’s STICK FLY comes home to Chicago”

May 2015

31 Evanston Now: “Playwriting Advice from Lydia Diamond, Author of STICK FLY”

April 2015

8 Gaper’s Block: END DAYS review

6 Modern Luxury, North Shore: Play On

5 Dean Richards, WGN: This Week in Theater

1 Windy City Times: END DAYS Review

March 2015

31 Ada Gray Reviews for You: END DAYS Review

30 My Suburban Life: Critic’s Choice: Windy City Playhouse flying high 

27 Examiner: Chicago’s newest theater premieres the end of the world

27 Northwest Indiana Times: Director Godinez lends his talents to END DAYS

26 NewCity Stage: END DAYS Review

26 Crain’s Chicago Business: Brahm’s 3rd, a Steppenwolf Ball, and END DAYS: 10 Things to Do This Week 

26 Chicago Critic: END DAYS review

25 DNAinfo:Man Spread” Away in Spacious Seats at Windy City Playhouse

25 Chicago Reader: In END DAYS, post-9/11 trauma gets pixelated

25 Dueling Critics: Windy City Playhouse triumphs with inaugural END DAYS 

25 Chicago Stage Standard: End Days at Windy City Playhouse

24  Chicago Sun-Times: END DAYS Opening Show at Windy City Playhouse: Review

24  WDCB 90.9FM: The Arts Section: Windy City  Playhouse Hopes to Attract a New Audience

24  The Fourth Walsh: Get Caught Up in this Rapture: END DAYS review

24  Chicago-Splash: Relish the Irreverence: END DAYS Review

24  Around the Town: End Days review

23  PureWow.com: Hot Seats: Sit Back and Relax at the new Windy City Playhouse

19 Chicago TribuneBrand new Windy City Playhouse opens with “End Days”

19 Crain’s Chicago BusinessNew In Chicago

18 NewCity Stage: Beginning of Days: Windy City Playhouse Aims to be a New Theater for a New Audience

18 DNAinfo: It’s Showtime for Windy City Playhouse, Irving Park’s New Theater 

16 Chicago Magazine: What To Do: April 2014 (featuring END DAYS)

13 Chicago Jewish News: Beginning days: New troupe tries to inspire, amuse Chicago viewers

12 The North Shore Weekend: She brings business smarts, artistic flair to new Playhouse

9 Crain’s Chicago Business (Online): END DAYS featured in Crain’s Spring Cultural Preview

9 Crain’s Chicago Business (Print): END DAYS featured in Crain’s Spring Cultural Preview

3 CS Magazine: Curtain Up! Windy City Playhouse launches this month in a space all its own

January 2015

23 BroadwayWorld Chicago: Windy City Playhouse to open in March with END DAYS

23 ShowBiz Chicago: New Windy City Playhouse officially opens March 23, 2015: Chicago’s latest Equity theater launches with comedy END DAYS


22 Chicago Business Journal: Chicago real estate mogul is about to realize her theatrical dream



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