Ready for the 24 Hour Theatre Project?!

Mark your calendars for the 24 Hour Theatre Project! This Saturday, September 6 at 7:30 will feature Loyola theatre students performing a play written, directed, and rehearsed within 24 hours! Stop by this one-night-only performance at the Newhart Family Theatre which is completely FREE! Read more

Miles to Empty: This Week!

Our first art exhibition for the school year has finally arrived! This Thursday, September 4 from 5-6:30 PM is the opening reception of Miles to Empty by Shannon Goff. Come and enjoy a free night filled with food and cardboard reconfigurations of classic cars Read more

Arts Alive Pass

Free, Free, Free! The Department of Fine and Performing Arts is giving Freshmen the chance to see four FREE events over the course of the school year with the Arts Alive Pass (handed out in your UNIV 101 class). From theatre to dance to music, Read more

Auditions Approaching!

Want to participate in some of the great fine and performing arts events to come? Click here to get the details about upcoming auditions for this Read more

Purchase Your Subscriptions Now!

We know you're all shaking with excitement to find out what our next mainstage performances will be! Dry your eyes and get pumped because soon we will present the following plays and musicals in the Newhart Family Theatre: Proof | SEPT 25 - OCT 5, 2014 Directed Read more


Great Deals at the Goodman

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goodman-theaterIt’s right around this time that Chicagoans get a bit sick of the wretched heat. Maybe a little reference to winter wonderment will help to bear the torridness.

Starting on Friday, July 25, you have a prime opportunity to purchase priority tickets for A Christmas Carol before the general public! Online sales start a 10 AM and you will use the promo code JOY to unlock the special offer.  For those of you who have a hard time prying your bodies from bed, phones sales commence at 12 PM via 312.443.3800

1415YourWay_163x108While you are at it, be sure to check out the Goodman Theatre’ s “Your Way” Subscription. Here, you are given the power to design your own subscription package and experience this top quality theatre exactly how you want it.

For full information on these deals and upcoming productions, visit the Goodman’s official website!


Grammer is for Loosers

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It’s time to ignore everything your English teachers ever taught you. From grammar aficionados to the grammatically-impaired, Bad Grammar Theater’s new reading series will appeal to all.

At Powell Books, Bad Grammar Theater will be hosting a reading series starting July 18 which will feature Chicago authors in horror, fantasy, science, and more. The reading extravaganza goes from 6-9 PM, but anyone is welcome to stop in for however long they want. Ergo, if you find yourself meandering over by Powell Books on July 18, pop in for some quick and exciting reads.

If you have any more inquiries about Bad Grammar Theater, or maybe you’re just looking for someone to edit you paper, contact Brendan Detzner at for more information.


Legally Blonde at Greendale High School

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Watch the beloved, lawful blonde, Elle Woods, hit Wisconsin’s Greendale Community Theatre this month! Based on the original box office hit, this award-winning musical stays true to form with a whimsical score and witty script that will keep you laughing until your gut busts.

Cast with some truly talented vocalists and dancers, Wisconsin will have no qualms with bringing this classic story of self-discovery to life under the spotlight.

For full information on how to attend this fun-filled play, click here. Prepare yourself for pink pumps, Prada bags, and platinum blonde hair to spare. Legally Blonde: The Musical is sure to be a production for the books!