Q&A with King Liz Playwright Fernanda Coppel

May 6, 20172016

Fernanda Coppel We recently got the chance to speak with KING LIZ playwright and powerhouse, Fernanda Coppel. Read below for her take on diversity in theater, the value of young athletes, and the distinctions of writing for television and film vs. writing for the stage. Windy City Playhouse: Let’s start with Liz. She’s such a … Read More

Behind the Scenes with Managing Director Evelyn Jacoby

January 26, 20172016

  Windy City Playhouse is about to enter our third season – and we have clearly already come so far! With BOOTYCANDY getting ready for previews, we thought it might be fun to look at the past two years, starting with an interview with Windy City’s own Managing Director, Evelyn Jacoby (second from the left)! … Read More

Spotlight on Lindsay Jones: Sound Designer for BOOTYCANDY

January 26, 20172016

BOOTYCANDY officially opens on February 2, and our creative team has been busy working to bring this exciting production to life! We were able to get a few words from Sound Designer Lindsay Jones on the process, and his own work leading him to this point. Lindsay has quite the design career, but everyone has … Read More

Spotlight on Eric Backus: Sound Designer

July 26, 20162016

We are so proud of the cast of Apartment 3a for putting on such a strong run so far! However, their performances were only half the battle. There was a team of dedicated designers working behind the scenes with Director Ron OJ Parson, creating the environment that you see in the performance. We had the … Read More