Strawdog Theatre Company Presents 30TH ANNIVERSARY SEASON

Strawdog 30TH ANNIVERSARY SEASON
Cast of Barbeque Photo: Courtesy of Strawdog Theatre Company

Barbecue

CHICAGO PREMIERE
and a LookOut Visiting Company at Steppenwolf’s 1700 Theater
Written by Robert O’Hara
Directed by Damon Kiely
August 17 – September 30
Steppenwolf Theatre’s 1700 Theater, 1700 N. Halsted Street
Previews: August 17 – August 27
Accessible Performance: Sunday, Sept. 10  at 3:30 p.m.
Industry Performance: Monday, Sept. 11 at 8 p.m.
Regular Run: Fridays at 8 p.m., Saturdays at 3:30 and 8 p.m. and Sundays at 3:30 p.m.
Tickets: Previews: $35, Regular Run: $45
To purchase single tickets to Barbecue, please visit www.steppenwolf.org/bbq or call 312-335-1650.

A modern American family uses a summer barbecue as a pretext to ambush sister Barbara with an intervention.

 

Pillars of the Community

Adapted from Henrik Ibsen’s The Pillars of Society
Written by Samuel Adamson
Directed by Elly Green
January 19 – March 3, 2018
Strawdog Theatre, 1802 W. Berenice Ave.
Previews: January 19 – 28, 2018
Accessible Performance: Sunday, Feb. 4 at 4 p.m.
Industry Performance: Monday, Feb. 5 at 8 p.m.
Regular Run: Fridays at 8 p.m., Saturdays at 3:30 and 8 p.m. and Sundays at 3:30 p.m.
Tickets: Previews: $35, Regular Run: $45
Single tickets for Pillars of the Community go on sale November 17.

The return of a fugitive brother puts the future of wealthy businessman Karsten Bernick in peril.

Damascus

WORLD PREMIERE
Written by Bennett Fisher
Directed by Cody Estle
May 11 – June 24, 2018
Strawdog Theatre, 1802 W. Berenice Ave.
Previews: May 11 – May 20, 2018
Accessible Performance: Sunday, June 3 at 4 p.m.
Industry Performance: Monday, June 4 at 8 p.m.
Regular Run: Fridays at 8 p.m., Saturdays at 3:30 and 8 p.m. and Sundays at 3:30 p.m.
Tickets: Previews: $35, Regular Run: $45

Hassan is a Somali-American Super Shuttle driver in Minneapolis, struggling to make ends meet as more and more of his customers switch to Uber and Lyft.

Note: This is now added to the Picture this Post round up of 2017 2018 SEASON PREVIEWS.  To find out more about other exciting programming coming to Chicago’s stages this upcoming season, click here to read — 

2017-2018 SEASON PREVIEWS– Guide to Upcoming Shows in Chicago

Take Me

Ongoing development  of a world premiere musical at Strawdog Theatre
Written by Mark Guarino
Music by Jon Langford
Dates TBA

Take Me is a world premiere musical and based on a true story by Mark Guarino and Jon Langford (The Mekons) about searching for answers when they might be found inside.

 

For more information visit Strawdog Theatre Company's Website.

 

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