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LezFest Producer Libby Lane

LezFest Chicago Motivates Community for Women's Words Weekend

By Winnie McCroy | Jul 23
On July 28, Pride Films and Plays presents "LezFest: A One Night Fling," a celebration in words, songs, music and theater at Mary's Attic. Join PFP for an evening all about ladies who love ladies who are artists.


Theatre Reviews

Scott Dreier in 'Doris and Me'

Doris and Me

By Les Spindle | Jul 25
Actor/singer Scott Dreier celebrates Doris Day's 90th birthday with his solo cabaret revue.

Desiree Mee Jung and Terrell Tilford

The Curse of Oedipus

By Michelle Sandoval | Jul 21
An original world premiere at North Hollywood's prestigious Antaeus Company takes us into the legendary Greek mythology of the figure of Oedipus.

Ruby Lewis and Brian Justin Crum

We Will Rock You

By Les Spindle | Jul 17
The hit jukebox musical with a score by the British rock group Queen hits the Ahmason Theatre.


Theatre Features

Steven Grant Douglas

The Other Side :: Steven Grant Douglas on 'Ghost: The Musical'

By Tony Reverditto | Jul 20
This version of "Ghost: The Musical features" spectacular visual and special effects. Inhabiting the role of Sam Wheat is Steven Grant Douglas, who chats about the play.

Scout Durwood ukes it up

From ’Vegas’ to New York: Scout Durwood Plays the Dixon HOT!

By Winnie McCroy | Jul 9
Scout Durwood, the chanteuse behind the character Lady Scoutington, brings her cabaret-style Vegas revue "Woman of Whimsy: This Would Kill in Vegas" to the Dixon Place HOT Fest on July 10.

Lewis J. Stadlen, Cady Huffman, Nathan Lane, and Jonny Orsini in a scene from Lincoln Center Theater’s production of ’The Nance’

Nathan Lane Stars In 1930s Gay Drama ’The Nance’

By David-Elijah Nahmod | Jul 4
In Douglas Carter Beane’s acclaimed new play Nathan Lane plays Chauncey Miles, who plays a variety of "nance" characters in a low rent burlesque house in late 1930s New York City.