On January 19 at 5:30pm, theaters across the country pledged to protect the values of equality, inclusion, justice—and empathy for everyone, regardless of race, class, religion, country of origin, immigration status, (dis)ability, gender identity or sexual orientation.” As part of The Ghostlight Project, members of our Goodman community—artists, staff, and participants in our many offstage […]


Starring as the Ghost of Christmas Present in A Christmas Carol, actor Kim Schultz sheds light on the many injustices of the world, urging Scrooge to change his ways. Off stage, Schultz has found a similar calling, becoming an advocate for refugees of international crises. After volunteering in the Middle East, Schultz recently released Three […]


Andrew Hinderaker developed The Magic Play during a year-long residency in the Goodman’s Playwrights Unit. The process of creating a play, from inception to fully realized production, is often long and arduous, and writers typically revise their work through a series of workshops and readings. The Playwrights Unit, a program in which four local writers […]


See what happened when actor Lauren Molina, who plays Eileen Sherwood in Wonderful Town, took over Theatermania’s Instagram account to document a two-show day right here at the Goodman. Wonderful Town plays through October 23! Buy tickets now at GoodmanTheatre.org/WonderfulTown. Tomorrow will be wonderful! #LaurenMolina #InstagramTakeover #WonderfulTown #GoodmanTheatre A photo posted by TheaterMania (@theatermania) on Sep […]

A whimsical love letter to Manhattan, Wonderful Town follows the adventure of sisters Eileen and Ruth, who leave Columbus, Ohio in search of success in the Big Apple. With a classic score by Leonard Bernstein and lyrics by the legendary duo Betty Comden and Adolph Green, it’s a musical that “fizzes and pops and rhumbas […]