May 21

Saturday, May 21 | Schedule of Events

  • Play N' 90 Workshop (Session 1)

    Saturday, May 21 | 9am
    Roger and Julie Baskes Rotunda, The Alice
    FREE; reservations required

    Join this interactive family program in which 5-12 year-olds and their parents/guardians fashion a theatrical creation together in only 90 minutes.

     

    Reserve
  • Insider Access: "How Do Actors Learn All Those Darned Lines?" 

    Saturday, May 21 | 10am
    Room 210, The Alice
    FREE; reservations required

    Meet acclaimed actor Mary Beth Fisher (star of such Goodman productions as Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike and Luna Gale) and learn how actors bring words from the page to the stage by participating in her creative process.

     

    reserve
  • Play N' 90 Workshop (Session 2)
    SOLD OUT

    Saturday, May 21 | 10:30am
    Roger and Julie Baskes Rotunda, The Alice
    FREE; reservations required

    Join this interactive family program in which 5-12 year-olds and their parents/guardians fashion a theatrical creation together in only 90 minutes.

     

    SOLD OUT
  • PlayBuild Workshop

    Saturday, May 21 | 12pm
    Roger and Julie Baskes Rotunda, The Alice
    FREE; reservations required

    Realize your creative potential in this intergenerational collective workshop! Participants will create performance pieces using personal history and storytelling techniques.

     

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  • PlayTalk: The Sign in Sidney Brustein's Window

    Saturday, May 21 | 1pm
    Room 210, The Alice
    FREE; no reservations required

    Goodman staff offer a special pre-performance look at the background and themes of The Sign in Sidney Brustein’s Window, currently onstage in the Albert Theatre.

     

  • Storytelling Workshop

    Saturday, May 21 | 2pm
    Roger and Julie Baskes Rotunda, The Alice
    FREE; reservations required

    Master the art of storytelling with teaching artists from the Goodman’s GeNarrations program. In this collaborative ensemble-based workshop, participants learn the basics of writing, editing and performing personal narrative stories.

     

    Reserve
  • Insider Access: “Slap! Kick! Punch!”  SOLD OUT

    Saturday, May 21 | 3pm
    Walter Family Foundation Lab, The Alice
    FREE; reservations required

    Have some energy to burn? Learn the art of stage combat, the technique used to perform physical combats without causing harm to actors, from a professional fight choreographer.

     

    sold out
  • Insider Access: "Not Acting Our Age"

    Saturday, May 21 | 4:30pm
    Roger and Julie Baskes Rotunda, The Alice
    FREE; reservations required

    Enjoy a lively discussion with a panel of Chicago actors age 55+—including Mike Nussbaum, Cheryl Lynn Bruce, Ricardo Gutierrez and Peggy Roeder—about their esteemed bodies of work and the thrill of a life in the theater.

     

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  • PlayBack: The Sign in Sidney Brustein's Window

    Saturday, May 21 | 5pm
    Room 210, The Alice
    FREE; no reservations required

    A post-show discussion featuring Goodman artists and cast members.

  • PlayTalk: The Sign in Sidney Brustein's Window

    Saturday, May 21 | 7pm
    Roger and Julie Baskes Rotunda, The Alice
    FREE; no reservations required

    Goodman staff offer a special pre-performance look at the background and themes of The Sign in Sidney Brustein’s Window, currently onstage in the Albert Theatre.

     

  • PlayTalk: Soups, Stews, and Casseroles: 1976

    Saturday, May 21 | 7pm
    Room 210, The Alice
    FREE; no reservations required

    Goodman staff offer a special pre-performance look at the background and themes of Soups, Stews and Casseroles: 1976.

     

  • PlayBack: Soups, Stews, and Casseroles: 1976

    Saturday, May 21 | 10pm
    Walter Family Foundation Lab, The Alice
    FREE; no reservations required

    A post-show discussion featuring Goodman artists and cast members.

  • 10:30pm
    sign PlayBack

    PlayBack: The Sign in Sidney Brustein's Window

    Saturday, May 21 | 11pm
    Roger and Julie Baskes Rotunda, The Alice
    FREE; no reservations required

    A post-show discussion featuring Goodman artists and cast members.