Happy new year! So what do we have to look forward to in 2012 in the world of Chicago theater? Let’s start with new places to see shows. The first new theater to open in 2012 likely will be the Rivendell Theatre in the Edgewater neighborhood — a signature event for a company that has been itinerant for a remarkable 16 years. Located at 5779 N. Ridge Ave., the new theater (created inside a double storefront that was stripped down to the bare bones) should be ready in February and will feature a 50-seat black box, as well as a lobby, an office and rehearsal space for the long-established company, which focuses on exploring female perspectives on everyday stories. (FULL ARTICLE: Chris Jones, Chicago Tribune)
So what’s in store, and on stage, in 2012?
January 5, 2012