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Theater Review: Compelling star inspires in 'Amish Project'

Katherine Michelle Tanner plays seven distinct roles in Jessica Dickey’s powerful one-woman play… Read more »

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A play for troubled times

Banyan Theatre’s one-woman show, “The Amish Project,” an echo of recent events…… Read more »

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Theater Review: "ART" paints a lively picture of friendship

Yasmina Reza’s play opens Banyan Theater’s 14th season…. Read more »

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Friendships are tested over a work of 'ART' at Banyan Theater

Yasmina Reza’s Tony Award-winning comedy opens Banyan Theater’s 14th summer season…. Read more »

Area theaters stay busy this summer

Nearly two dozen plays, musicals and cabaret shows planned during a once-slow season… Read more »

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Banyan announces three-show summer season

Founder Jerry Finn says company stays true to its mission for thought-provoking theater…. Read more »

The 24th Annual Handy Awards: Celebrating a record-breaking season

Celebrating the best of the 2014-15 theater season… Read more »

SNN Opening Night: 'Collected Stories' at Banyan Theater

A review of the final show in the Banyan’s summer season… Read more »

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Behind the Scenes: Teacher-student relationships fuel stage shows

“Collected Stories” and “Taking Shakespeare” offer different twists on traditional storylines…. Read more »

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Theater Review: Engaging 'Collected Stories' closes Banyan's 13th seson

Teacher and student are in conflict in Donald Margulies’ drama…. Read more »

SNN Opening Night: Does the season ever end anymore?

This year has been a remarkably busy summer in area theaters… Read more »

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THEATER REVIEW: More family drama and dysfunction at the Banyan

“The Sty of the Blind Pig” captures the pre-civil rights era of Chicago’s Southside in the 1950s…… Read more »

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Behind the Scenes: Summer's no longer a quiet time for theater

A once-sleepy season is now bursting with theatrical activity… Read more »

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'Blind Pig' makes belated area debut at Banyan Theater Company

Phillip Hayes Dean play had its premiere with Negro Ensemble Company in the 1970s…. Read more »

SNN Opening Night: 'The Price' at Banyan Theater

A review of the Arthur Miller classic… Read more »