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Best Chicago Theater podcasts we could find (updated November 2019)
Best Chicago Theater podcasts we could find
Updated November 2019
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An eclectic Chicago oriented podcast curated by Reno Lovison showcasing multicultural and age diverse people, music, art, theater reviews and events sometimes related to our clients and friends. We want to give you an idea of what we enjoy, and what we experience living in "The Windy City."
Dean Richards covers the entertainment world in this podcast from WGN Radio 720 in Chicago
Sound Opinions
Take two nationally respected rock critics, the latest music news, personal commentary, and exclusive interviews and performances, add a huge pile of records old and new, and the result is Sound Opinions - the world's only rock and roll talk show.
The Nocturnal Journal with Dave Hoekstra Podcast from Chicago's Very Own, 720 WGN
WGN Radio Theatre with Carl Amari Podcast from Chicago's Very Own, 720 WGN
The Nick Digilio Podcast from 720 WGN, The Voice of Chicago.
Spiel Chicago
Exploring the feminist and progressive work of Chicago's Theatre.
Chicago Dance Crash is a multi-disciplined, contemporary dance company committed to both exploring and exploiting the potential of human response, conflict and athleticism through live performance. By way of these goals, the company ultimately seeks to develop a wider appreciation in the community for dance not only as an influential art form, but also as an accessible form of entertainment.
My name is Leigh Foster and I’m an actor living and working in Chicago. My career is going well but I know I have a long way to go. I’m determined to become a great actor, if you are too, I hope you’ll follow me as I search for the advice and experiences that will help accomplish that goal.
A weekly podcast about Chicago's Theatre scene on Chicago's Premier Theatre Podcast Network - Talk Theatre in Chicago
Dueling Critics
Dueling theater critics Kelly Kleiman and Jonathan Abarbanel discuss the latest stage productions and dissect the best — and the worst — of Chicago's theater scene.
"A little birdy told me..."The Alliance of Latinx Theater Artists of Chicago exists as a nexus for the thriving landscape of Latinx theater artists in the Chicagoland area. This is the podcast for that community. We strive to be a resource to discover the people of the Latinx Theater Community, discover the work of those people, and to collect the stories and experiences of the Chicago Latinx Theater Community.
LOW is a Dungeons and Dragons Actual Play Podcast set in the Neon-soaked world of Esovalon.Starring:Andrew Bentley as AelenLogan Dean as The DMJen Ducharme as GretaRaphael Espinoza as OmeandKevin Gerrity as QuinnOriginal Music by Matt HerzauEdited by Logan DeanProduced by Logan Dean in conjunction with The NerdologuesLogo designed by Loren EgelandCharacter art by Brandon Kirkman
Shame That Tune
Part-storytelling event, part-comedy, part-musical, 100% embarrassing for the contestants/storytellers. This monthly musical-comedy game show was devised by Chicago Reader contributor and Outer Minds drummer Brian Costello and former Baby Teeth front man Abraham Levitan. Each episode features three locally famous contestants telling embarrassing stories, being interviewed by Costello, and then standing helplessly by while Levitan turns their stories into warped covers of popular songs—and th ...
Michael Heidemann from WGN Plus
Short stories and commentary by writer/storyteller, Shannon Cason.
Midsommer Flight, a Chicago theatre company dedicated to producing high quality, accessible productions in Chicago communities, invites you to join Chicago actors Julian Stroop and Margaret Kellas on an audio tour of Shakespeare in Chicago. They cover everything from text work and history to modern day practice and current trends for Shakespeare nerds and newbies alike. Enjoy performances and interviews from guest artists and some new perspectives on some very old plays. Also stay up to date ...
Sound Sessions from WGN Plus
Talk Theatre News
The Best Theatre News Podcast in the World comes from Talk Theatre in Chicago.www.talktheatreinchicago.com
Paul Lisnek Behind the Curtain on WGN Plus from WGN Radio in Chicago
Reviews of Brisbane theatre in the time it takes to drive home plus interviews with the creatives by mother and son team Susan Hetherington and Oliver Hetherington-Page
Three on the Aisle
From AMERICAN THEATRE magazine, a podcast featuring drama critics Peter Marks, Terry Teachout, and Elisabeth Vincentelli as they talk about theatrical shows and trends from coast to coast.
Enjoy music mixes full of soulful Soul, R&B, Iazzy Instrumentals, and Hip-Hop grooves perfect for the Detroit Ballroomers, Chicago Style Steppers, Two Steppers, and Hand Dancers. These mixes are performed by DJ Seko Varner and his other DJ peers!
Rain Delay Theater
Jack and Jeremy share their tales of baseball game excursions with insight on the gameplay, the players, and the characters in the stands!
Chicago Tap Theatre
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Welcome to: A Drunken Night Out. This podcast is all about drinking and smoking and providing hilarious stories of debauchery. Hosted by comic Ken Hamlett
Locked Into Vacancy Entertainment presents original radio plays and songs recorded before a LIVE audience at Stage773 in Chicago, IL.
Improvising and analyzing a scene with host Jorin Garguilo. Send suggestions (for scenes, with subject line Suggestion) and for the podcast to prometheanscience@gmail.com.
Now you can take the Golden Age of Radio with you wherever you go! The Nostalgia Digest Podcast is an ongoing series, each one devoted to people, performers and shows that have been featured in the pages of our Nostalgia Digest magazine - and each one is available for instant downloading!
Media Riot
"Everything you really need to know about the Philippines, right now. Where coolness decides and night life resides. Hosted by gay singer Miles Sanchez, with indie film director Margaret Guzman, stage actress Cara Mesina, and voice actor Bon Reyes."
Arguments and Grievances Chicago is a live comedy series and podcast featuring comedians debating outlandish topics with audiences choosing the victor.
Jim Ginsburg, founder and President of Cedille Records, hosts Cedille Chicago Presents, a program which focuses on Chicago's top classical performers and composers, with recordings drawn from the non-profit label's catalog of more than 140 albums.
Miss Spoken
A lady-centric live lit show hosted by Rosamund Lannin and Jasmine Davila featuring writers, performers, comedians, essayists and bloggers exploring a new theme each month at Gallery Cabaret in Chicago.
We Still Like You
Do you have a story from your past that makes you feel weird? We Still Like You is a show centered around sharing those stories with friends and strangers. Featuring some of the country's best performers, this show is all about conquering shame as every story is followed with a hearty chant of, “WE STILL LIKE YOU!”. Because if we’re all idiots, none of us are. We Still Like You is a comedy show based in Chicago and takes place at various apartments and other secret locations. This podcast co ...
"Whirled News Tonight" has been performing every Saturday at the I.O. Theater in Chicago since 2003. Cast members select news articles at random and improvise scenes that are often insightful and always hilarious. For more info, visit whirlednewstonight.com.
Sean Lewis- you've heard him on This American Life and seen movies of his across the country- join him as he presents new stories, docudramas, interviews and more on this podcast looking at the arts and the world we live in.
ATHS Band Podcasts
Here are recordings of performances and commentary on tunes we are working on.
Steve Dale knows more than just pets. Find out on Steve Dale's Other World on WGN Plus from WGN Radio in Chicago.
The H.P Lovecraft Literary Podcast
Remembering the good, the bad, and the awkward parts of growing up
Three culture-makers peer-review Chicago theatre.
Theatre Geeks
community theatre and the performing arts
Offwhyte Cinematic
Offwhyte is an American rapper, vocalist, dancer, producer and videographer, known for a sound that is at once complex, intellectual, wholesome and true to the soul.
Artistic License aims to expand the listener’s definition of art, with host Rachel Woodall, from WGN Plus
The fictional history of this mysterious Oklahoma town.
We are GAY! - gayer than the dickens! Gay comedy podcast from Chicago's Gayest neightborhood -- Boystown! We only talk about the important stuff -- like biological functions and Cher!
The Probe
THE PROBE is a satirical take on popular magazine-style news podcasts, focused on telling a single story over the course of a season.
Paper Machete WBEZ
The Paper Machete is a free, weekly “live magazine” covering pop culture, current events and American manners. Part spoken-word show, part vaudeville revue, The Paper Machete features comedians, journalists, storytellers and musical guests performing in the back room of a Chicago bar. The show was created and hosted by writer Christopher Piatt (pronounced like hot apple PIE-it). In June 2011 The Chicago Reader named The Paper Machete “Best Comedy Variety Show of 2011.” The Paper Machete podc ...
We Have a Technical brings I Die: You Die's discussions of industrial, EBM, goth, dark electro, and related music genres to the podcast format. Join Alex, Bruce, and guests as they explore music's darker alternatives.
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It’s the 1940s and veteran detective Max Forthright is throwing a lavish party to celebrate the publication of his upcoming memoirs.Before long there is a shot and the discovery of a body causing the entire assemblage to turn to Max to identify the killer in “A Murder Most Novel.”A cleverly written and well-performed production at Nox Arca Thea ...…
Hour 1: + Netflix preps “Chinatown” Prequel + Kyle Kinane Hour 2: + Our Favorite Cover Songs Hour 3: + Our Favorite Cover Songs (cont.) Hour 4: + Movies That Were Better Than the Book To download this or any of Nick’s podcast visit our iTunes page. Like us on Facebook (/nickdshow) and follow us on Twitter (@nickdshow.)…
Chicago’s very own Kyle Kinane joins Nick Digilio from L.A. to talk about his return to the Windy City for his “Spring Break” tour. Kyle looks back on his beginnings at open mic nights, his many appearances on Comedy Central’s “@Midnight” and “Drunk History”, and the tough work/life balance of hitting the road. You can see Kyle live on Monday, ...…
This week, Paul goes behind the curtain with Brad Kane, the author of the new book: “Pitchfork Populism” a discussion of ten political forces that shaped the election of 2016 and which should be studied as the country heads towards the 2020 election. Understanding why people decided to vote for Donald Trump, how our nation struggles between the ...…
Expert film critics Erik Childress and Steve Prokopy round up what you should (and shouldn’t) be watching. This week, the guys review racing biopic Ford v. Ferrari, the Kristen Stewart-led reboot Charlie’s Angles, and divorce drama Marriage Story Plus Erik gives his look at the business of film in the weekly box office report. You can follow Er ...…
Nick Digilio’s Dad delivers his joke of the week. To download this or any of Nick’s podcast visit our iTunes page. Like us on Facebook (/nickdshow) and follow us on Twitter (@nickdshow.)By wgnradio.com
Hour 1: + Monday Morning Movie Reviews: “The Kingmaker”, “The Report”, “The Good Liar”, “Charlie’s Angels” Hour 2: + Monday Morning Movie Reviews: “Ford v. Ferrari”, “Marriage Story” + Weekly Box Office Report Hour 3: + Weird and Nostalgic Novelty Gifts and Toys Hour 4: + Our Favorite SNL Characters + Nick’s Dad Tells a Joke + Blackhawks Expres ...…
Amanda stinks up her school, Kate imagines a US-Canada war, Kayla describes Mr. Sexy, and much more. Recorded live at The Caveau in Moncton. Show notes Support GRTTWaK. Become a patron. Photos from our Moncton event Rate or review GRTTWaK in iTunes Join the email newsletter Upcoming live events Music by Podington Bear and Lullatone Closing them ...…
Written by Tony Pellegrino Directed by Tony Pellegrino Music by Rene Marcelo Foley by Ele Matelan Sound Production & Design Jesse Schroeder Featuring the LIVE vocal talents of Jennifer Walden, Johnathan Koller, Kate Vargulich, and Laura Bouxsein.By Tony Pellegrino
Carl Amari and Lisa Wolf are; bringing you the best from the Golden Age of Radio on the WGN Radio Theatre for November 17, 2019. First and only, classic episode of the night will be: “Boston Blackie: Blaine Brother’s Pawn Shop” Starring: Dick Kollmar; (05-21-46). Have questions about a specific show or wish to comment, like us on Facebook at: F ...…
MLB Award Season has concluded and Rain Delay Theater chimes in to run down the list of teams that have never won an year-end award. No MVP, Cy Young, or ROY awards. The list is surprising and not too big. Jack and Jeremy also recap the odd story of the Jacob Nix arrest from last month. Tune in!By Rain Delay Theater
A Co-host of the Hood Nerds Podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-hood-nerd-network/id1385951890 New York transplant talks touring with new friends, almost purchasing a lady of the night, and his love for stand up. Great episode indeedBy Ken Hamlett
Carl Amari and Lisa Wolf are bringing you the best from the Golden Age of Radio on the WGN Radio Theatre for November 16, 2019. First, classic episode of the night will be: “The Adv. Of Maisie: Needy Orphanage” Starring: Ann Sothern; (12-14-50). Our second episode of the night will be: “Fort Laramie: Sergeant’s Baby” Starring: Raymond Burr; (05 ...…
Tom Palazzolo joins the conversation as the St. Louis native talks about the 1960 move to Chicago that inspired his latest photobook “Clark Street.” Keep the conversation going with Dave on Twitter! @DaveHoekstra66By wgnradio.com
Rob White - On The Ocean Paul Hardcastle - No Stress at All Barry White - White, Barry - Deeper & Deeper God's Beat Plan - Drake x Grandpa Crunk Keezokane - The Keezokane Groove 2 Pac - Dear Mama (Acappella) 504 Detroit - You Bad_ clean Khalid f./Megan Thee Stallion & Yo Gotti - Talk (PO Clean Edit - Remix) Marcus Clae - Quality Over Quality RA ...…
Hour 1: + Music journalist Jim Ryan Hour 2: + Music journalist Jim Ryan (cont.) + “Rock of Ages” Music Trivia Hour 3: + The Infamous Blackhawks/Northstars pre-game fight + Worst Chain Restaurant Food Hour 4: + You Big Dummy + Straight Outta Context + Nick D Show Spies + Fly Jamz Friday To download this or any of Nick’s podcast visit our iTunes ...…
Nick Digilio presents this week’s “You Big Dummy,” “Straight Outta Context,” “Nick D Show Spies” and “Fly Jamz Friday”. To download this or any of Nick’s podcast visit our iTunes page. Like us on Facebook (/nickdshow) and follow us on Twitter (@nickdshow.)By wgnradio.com
As we all settle in for the season, hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot figure Sound Opinions listeners are ready for a playlist refresh. This week, they dip into the wealth of great new music beyond the FM dial and play you some Buried Treasures. These artists might not be household names, but they're definitely worth adding to your collection. P ...…
Venice Johnson is a Chicago artist, writer, and storyteller sharing her grandmother's old school lesson about maintaining a mutually beneficial romantic relationship.
Hour 1: + TV Talk with Dan Fienberg Hour 2: + TV Talk with Dan Fienberg (cont.) + TV Characters We Hate Hour 3: + TV Characters We Hate Hour 4: +TV Characters We Hate + Great Character Actors To download this or any of Nick’s podcast visit our iTunes page. Like us on Facebook (/nickdshow) and follow us on Twitter (@nickdshow.)…
Nick and Dan convene for their bi-weekly round-up of what you should (or shouldn’t) be tuning into on TV. Dan weighs in on the launch of Disney+ and its flagship Star Wars show The Mandalorian and he also reviews the new Hulu series Dollface and the HBO adaptation of His Dark Materials. You can read all of Dan’s thoughts over at The Fien Print ...…
SuCh - Before Dark Thinking Out Loud (Official Acapella) - Ed Sheeran Kindred the Family Soul - Where Would I Be (The Question) Lynne Fiddmont - All The Way Don't Say Goodbye - Rudy Currence DJ I.N.C & The Soul People f/Marqueal Jordan - Stepper's Swagger Pete Blasco - I Ain't Doin It Asiahn - Like You Solange - Binz The-Dream - Pull Out After ...…
Rick Gieser returns to the Nick Digilio Show to dive into the treasure trove of classic, odd and obscure songs by players, managers and more from the worlds of wrestling, tennis, soccer and more. To download this or any of Nick’s podcast visit our iTunes page. Like us on Facebook (/nickdshow) and follow us on Twitter (@nickdshow.)…
Hour 1: + Obscure Sports Songs with Rick Geiser Hour 2: + Obscure Sports Songs with Rick Geiser (cont.) Hour 3: + “The Right Stuff” at the Pickwick Theatre + Must Watch Movies on Disney+ Hour 4: + Must Watch Movies on Disney+(cont.) + Know Your Onion! To download this or any of Nick’s podcast visit our iTunes page. Like us on Facebook (/nickdsh ...…
The bottle return in Michigan is 10 cents. The highest in the country. This high bottle return created a thriving economy for children who could carry bags of bottles to the store for candy, chips, and pop. Here's my story. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
We got a classic two album podcast for you this week, with the Senior Staff discussing the baroque technoid elegance of Architect's "Consume Adapt Create" and the chill genre pastiche of Snow In China's "Electromensch". Also: Brazilian drag queen covers of Front 242? We have you covered on the latest episode of We Have A Technical!…
Tonight on Nocturnal Journal: Brett Baker, the creator of the LoLo guitar joins the conversation over the phone with host Dave Hoekstra to tell what inspired him to created the Lo Lo guitar and more. To learn more about Brett’s efforts visit: http://beholdthelolo.simplesite.com/ Plus Tom Palazzolo joins the conversation as the St. Louis native ...…
The critics discuss the newest celebrity jukebox musical, and how Broadway theatres have an accessibility issue.By American Theatre Magazine
Hour 1: + Alex Trebek gets choked up on “Jeopardy!” + Director April Wright and Jerald Gary of the Avalon Regal Theater Hour 2: + Celebrating Neil Young’s Birthday + The Best Neil Young Albums Hour 3: + The Worst Christmas Songs of All-Time Hour 4: + The Worst Christmas Songs of All-Time (cont.) To download this or any of Nick’s podcast visit o ...…
Director April Wright and theater owner Jerald Gary join Nick Digilio for a look at the history of the movie palace in Chicago and the current efforts to save these majestic monuments to movies from becoming a lost part of our past. To download this or any of Nick’s podcast visit our iTunes page. Like us on Facebook (/nickdshow) and follow us o ...…
This week, Paul goes behind he curtain with playwright/actor/director Ronnie Marmo to discuss his play “I’m Not a Comedian, I’m Lenny Bruce” currently running at the Royal George Theatre. Also joining the conversation is Chicago native/award winning actor/director Joe Mantegna (Godfather III, Criminal Minds,” The Simpsons). This biography of th ...…
Nick Digilio’s Dad delivers his joke of the week. To download this or any of Nick’s podcast visit our iTunes page. Like us on Facebook (/nickdshow) and follow us on Twitter (@nickdshow.)By wgnradio.com
Hour 1: + Monday Morning Movie Reviews: “Playing With Fire”, “Going Attractions: The Definitive Story of the Movie Palace”, “The Irishman” Hour 2: + Monday Morning Movie Reviews: “The Irishman” (cont.), “Midway”, “Last Christmas” Hour 3: + Monday Morning Movie Reviews: “Doctor Sleep” + Weekly Box Office Report + Movies for Veteran’s Day Hour 4: ...…
Expert film critics Erik Childress and Steve Prokopy round up what you should (and shouldn’t) be watching. This week, the guys deliver their in-depth reviews of The Irishman, Doctor Sleep, Midway, Last Christmas and Playing with Fire. You can follow Erik on Twitter at @erikthemovieman and Steve at @steveprokopy. To download this or any of Nick’ ...…
Written & Directed by Tony Pellegrino Foley by Ele Matelan Music by Rene Marcelo Sound Design by Jesse Schroeder Featuring the Musical Talent of Andy Huttel, Jennifer Walden, Kate Vargulich, Johnathan Koller, Laura Bouxsein, Margaret Morton, Shane Hill & Tony PellegrinoBy Tony Pellegrino
Carl Amari and Lisa Wolf are; bringing you the best from the Golden Age of Radio on the WGN Radio Theatre for November 10, 2019. Tonight’s classic episode is: “The Lux Radio Theatre: Test Pilot” Starring: Robert Taylor, Rita Hayworth and Robert Preston with Cecil B. DeMille (host); (5-25-42).By wgnradio.com
From getting his heart broken by the woman whole took his virginity to locking himself in a car to avoid a fight. This episode was filed with GREAT moments
Dean Richards along with Elton Jim, Dave Schwan and Andy Masur take a trip to Lake Barrington and broadcast LIVE from Treetime! The Canterbury Carollers also join the gang throughout the show as they encourage us all to join-in on various Holiday songs. To learn more about The Canterbury Carollers or to hear one of their upcoming performances l ...…
Dean is LIVE from Treetime as he and Dave Schwan put the crickets where their mouths are! Dean and Dave were previously talking about the idea of eating “disgusting” foods and today they explore that. The teams indulges in worms, crickets, and more! JR of Parkside Pub stops by and brings turkey testicles for the team to try and shares informati ...…
Dean Richards is LIVE from Treetime and welcomes the stars of Marriott Theatre’s Oliver, Kai Edgar and Kayden Koshelev (both playing Oliver!), Lucy Godinez, and Nolan Maddox. The cast members talk about the production of this musical and give an array of awe-inspiring performances. Oliver! is playing through December 29th at Marriott Theatre, t ...…
Dean Richards is LIVE from Treetime and in honor of Veterans Day, he speaks with the President of The Veterans of Lake Barrington Shores Tom Gilder (Army), and its Board Members: Bob Gorman (Army), Daphne Matthews (Navy), and Jim Thompson (Army). Tom Gilder explains what the organization does; all of the board members share information about th ...…
Carl Amari and Lisa Wolf are bringing you the best from the Golden Age of Radio on the WGN Radio Theatre for November 9th, 2019. First, classic episode of the night will be: “Command Performance: Program #14” with George Raft as M.C.; (05-18-42). Our second episode of the night will be: “The Great Gildersleeve: Gildy Writes to Servicemen for Ma ...…
Our review of The Revisionist at Metro Arts
One of the best game shows to ever grace the airwaves, Match Game has endured though many iterations across several decades and various nations. Author A. Ashley Hoff joins Nick Digilio to discuss his comprehensive guide “Match Game 101”. Featuring photos from the set and interviews with the stars of the show, “Match Game 101” is a must have fo ...…
Nick Digilio presents this week’s “You Big Dummy,” “Straight Outta Context,” and “Nick D Show Spies.” To download this or any of Nick’s podcast visit our iTunes page. Like us on Facebook (/nickdshow) and follow us on Twitter (@nickdshow.)By wgnradio.com
Hour 1: + Match Game 101 author A. Ashley Hoff Hour 2: + Favorite Game Show Hosts Hour 3: + Favorite Game Show Hosts (cont.) + Terrible Game Show Ideas Hour 4: + You Big Dummy + Straight Outta Context + Fly Jamz Friday + Blackhawks Express: Blackhawks v. Vancouver To download this or any of Nick’s podcast visit our iTunes page. Like us on Faceb ...…
Hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot both fondly remember discovering new bands on their FM dials; and though there are many ways find new music, there's still a bit of magic to hearing a new favorite over the airwaves. To honor that legacy, Jim and Greg share some of their favorite radio-inspired tracks by artists like Wall of Voodoo and Donna Sum ...…
Episode 474 – The Pit and the Pendulum We’re kicking off POEVEMBER with Mr. EAP’s classic The Pit and the Pendulum! Check out A Potted History of Cthulhu Games from Auroch Digital – an episode of the How to Make a Game podcast! Special thanks to our fantabulous reader – Eric Curtis Johnson! Next up: Metzengerstein…
The world premiere of Anthony Whitaker’s “My Life is a Country Song” presented by New American Folk Theatre has taken that adage to heart and crafted a well told musical tale of love, friendship, and personal triumph.
I Wanna' Be Down - Soulful Stepping for Rhonda and Peter. A collection of 78 - 82 bpm soulful music mixed by DJ Seko Varner during the Wedding Reception of Rhonda & Peter H. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ____________________________Playlist_______________________________________________ B ...…
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