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5 Reasons to Host Your Next Event at Goodman Theatre

Did you know that Goodman Theatre offers a variety of spaces perfect for accommodating special events, corporate meetings, lectures, pre-show receptions, auditions and more? Here are five great reasons to consider the beloved Chicago cultural institution for your next event: 1. Location, Location, Location! Right in the heart of the downtown Loop, the Goodman is…

A Tribute to Martha Lavey

“My mother taught me that you can follow behind everyone and walk in the dust, or you can walk ahead through the unbroken thorny bush, you may get blood on your ankles, but you arrive first and not covered in the residue of others. This land is fertile and blessed in many respects, and the…

Which Telenovela Character Are You?

Telenovelas are one of the most popular forms of entertainment in Latin America. Their cast of characters range from evil villains to hopeless romantics and everything in between. If there was a telenovela about your life, find out what type of character you'd be!…

The Ghostlight Project at the Goodman

As Goodman Theatre unveiled its new marquee on On January 19, the Goodman joined theaters across the country to participate in The Ghostlight Project. Artists gathered to pledge 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.…

A Story of Love and Survival: A Christmas Carol‘s Kim Schultz on Her New Memoir Three Days in Damascus

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…

Meet the Goodman’s 2016/2017 Playwrights Unit

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…

Wonderful Town‘s Lauren Molina Takes Over Theatermania’s Instagram

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…