August 21, 2020Our final issue of Intermission includes a look at the 2021 Season, Our Next Act. Meet Lydia Pustell, Associate Technical Director, check out Alone Together: A Solo Voices Project session 2, and more!
August 14, 2020Inspired by the powerful women advancing our theater, our communities and our country forward, we explore what a century of leadership looks like with Mary Zimmerman, Dael Orlandersmith and more.
August 7, 2020This week, we look at the important conversations connecting Chicagoans of all ages with a sneak peek at InterGens, a lifetime of stories from Dan Rather and an important reminder to complete the 2020 U.S. Census.
July 31, 2020In this issue we explore the role of theater in community building with an exciting Live @ Five panel discussion between local activists, a look back at Sweat (2019) and more.
July 24, 2020Celebrating summer with Education and Engagement performances, a Kenneth Sawyer Goodman radio play and ways to support our local parks.
July 17, 2020This week we dive deep into all of the GoodWork our Education and Engagement department is doing this summer, including the exciting new programs for young artists being offered.
July 10, 2020Feast your eyes on work from Albany Park Theater Project, hit the books with Noname's Book Club and meet Front of House and Events Apprentice Rebecca Cao Romero.
July 3, 2020This week, in response to the Independence Day holiday, we share some unsung voices that make up our country.
June 26, 2020A welcome back to Intermission with a look back at Gem of the Ocean (2003) with Goodman resident director Chuck Smith, an exciting announcement about the virtual Stateville Voices New Play Festival and recommendations from the Criterion Collection for films created by Black artists and centering Black stories.
May 22, 2020Nathan Lane joins Live @ Five, playwright Lauren Yee finds her community and GeNarrations students bring us stories from the third age.
May 15, 2020In this week's issue, a 2019/2020 season update, an interview with Emmy Award winner Sean Hayes, Chicago sports stars on the Goodman stage and much more.
May 8, 2020We celebrate the extension of School Girls, launch the I am the Goodman video series and spotlight powerful mothers on and off the stage in honor of Mother's Day.
May 1, 2020Get tickets to Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin, mark your calendar for Dael Orlandersmith’s Live @ Five character masterclass and take a look back at the music of Destiny of Desire.
April 24, 2020This week we launch the $1 million Intermission Campaign, show you how to visit the Goodman virtually and give audiences a taste of our new virtual arts series: Now & Next: Live @ Five.
April 17, 2020In this issue we pay homage to a true Goodman Great, Brian Dennehy who passed away on April 15, 2020.
April 10, 2020Scenes from Wonderful Town, Robert Falls on WGN, The School Girls take on the #Don'tRushChallenge and more!
April 3, 2020Introducing Intermission, our weekly newsletter full of curated videos, art, recommended reads and more that will keep us united through our love of theater.
As we weather this “intermission” together, our artists and staff need your help. If you are able, please consider making a gift to the Intermission Campaign, which directly supports the livelihood of our Goodman family. Thank you—we can't wait to be with you for the next act.