Writers Theatre

Named "America's #1 theatre company" by The Wall Street Journal, Writers Theatre has entertained Chicago and the North Shore for 29 years with inventive interpretations of classic work and a bold approach to contemporary theatre, bringing audiences face-to-face with powerful stories by creating the most intimate theatrical experience possible. With a reputation for excellence, innovative educational programming and strong ties to the community, Writers Theatre serves as a vital and highly regarded part of the Chicago theatre community.

Past Events

THE LAST MATCH - Solo (1 viewer)
THE LAST MATCH - Solo (1 viewer)
Written by Anna Ziegler | Choreographed by Steph Paul | Directed by Keira Fromm

More than a Game. Each Set on victory. The Match of their lives. When a young Russian tennis phenom and an American superstar in his prime meet at center court, it’s a tough call whether the greatest drama is playing out off the court or on! You won’t want to miss this engrossing, rapid-fire take on what it means to finally achieve greatness, only to be left wanting more. 

April 28, 2021 - May 30, 2021

THE LAST MATCH - Duo (2 viewers)
THE LAST MATCH - Duo (2 viewers)
Written by Anna Ziegler | Choreographed by Steph Paul | Directed by Keira Fromm

More than a Game. Each Set on victory. The Match of their lives. When a young Russian tennis phenom and an American superstar in his prime meet at center court, it’s a tough call whether the greatest drama is playing out off the court or on! You won’t want to miss this engrossing, rapid-fire take on what it means to finally achieve greatness, only to be left wanting more. 

April 28, 2021 - May 30, 2021

THE LAST MATCH - Trio (3 viewers)
THE LAST MATCH - Trio (3 viewers)
Written by Anna Ziegler | Choreographed by Steph Paul | Directed by Keira Fromm

More than a Game. Each Set on victory. The Match of their lives. When a young Russian tennis phenom and an American superstar in his prime meet at center court, it’s a tough call whether the greatest drama is playing out off the court or on! You won’t want to miss this engrossing, rapid-fire take on what it means to finally achieve greatness, only to be left wanting more. 

April 28, 2021 - May 30, 2021

THE LAST MATCH - Ensemble (4+ viewers)
THE LAST MATCH - Ensemble (4+ viewers)
Written by Anna Ziegler | Choreographed by Steph Paul | Directed by Keira Fromm

More than a Game. Each Set on victory. The Match of their lives. When a young Russian tennis phenom and an American superstar in his prime meet at center court, it’s a tough call whether the greatest drama is playing out off the court or on! You won’t want to miss this engrossing, rapid-fire take on what it means to finally achieve greatness, only to be left wanting more. 

April 28, 2021 - May 30, 2021

THE LAST MATCH - Audio Described
THE LAST MATCH - Audio Described
Written by Anna Ziegler | Choreographed by Steph Paul | Directed by Keira Fromm

More than a Game. Each Set on victory. The Match of their lives. When a young Russian tennis phenom and an American superstar in his prime meet at center court, it’s a tough call whether the greatest drama is playing out off the court or on! You won’t want to miss this engrossing, rapid-fire take on what it means to finally achieve greatness, only to be left wanting more. 

April 28, 2021 - May 30, 2021

RIDE SHARE - Solo (1 viewer)
RIDE SHARE - Solo (1 viewer)
Written by Reginald Edmund | Directed by Simeilia Hodge-Dallaway | Presented by BLBW and WT

One more ride. The night darkens. The mystery deepens. Written and directed by Black Lives, Black Words co-founders Reginald Edmund and Simeilia Hodge-Dallaway respectively, Ride Share steps on the gas and takes you along for the dangerous, thrilling ride. Hop in.

June 23, 2021 - July 25, 2021

RIDE SHARE - Duo (2 viewers)
RIDE SHARE - Duo (2 viewers)
Written by Reginald Edmund | Directed by Simeilia Hodge-Dallaway | Presented by BLBW and WT

One more ride. The night darkens. The mystery deepens. Written and directed by Black Lives, Black Words co-founders Reginald Edmund and Simeilia Hodge-Dallaway respectively, Ride Share steps on the gas and takes you along for the dangerous, thrilling ride. Hop in.

June 23, 2021 - July 25, 2021

RIDE SHARE - Trio (3 viewers)
RIDE SHARE - Trio (3 viewers)
Written by Reginald Edmund | Directed by Simeilia Hodge-Dallaway | Presented by BLBW and WT

One more ride. The night darkens. The mystery deepens. Written and directed by Black Lives, Black Words co-founders Reginald Edmund and Simeilia Hodge-Dallaway respectively, Ride Share steps on the gas and takes you along for the dangerous, thrilling ride. Hop in.

June 23, 2021 - July 25, 2021

RIDE SHARE - Ensemble (4+ viewers)
RIDE SHARE - Ensemble (4+ viewers)
Written by Reginald Edmund | Directed by Simeilia Hodge-Dallaway | Presented by BLBW and WT

One more ride. The night darkens. The mystery deepens. Written and directed by Black Lives, Black Words co-founders Reginald Edmund and Simeilia Hodge-Dallaway respectively, Ride Share steps on the gas and takes you along for the dangerous, thrilling ride. Hop in.

June 23, 2021 - July 25, 2021

RIDE SHARE - Audio Described
RIDE SHARE - Audio Described
Written by Reginald Edmund | Directed by Simeilia Hodge-Dallaway | Presented by BLBW and WT

One more ride. The night darkens. The mystery deepens. Written and directed by Black Lives, Black Words co-founders Reginald Edmund and Simeilia Hodge-Dallaway respectively, Ride Share steps on the gas and takes you along for the dangerous, thrilling ride. Hop in.

June 23, 2021 - July 25, 2021