20% Theatre Company Chicago
Only one in five working theatre professionals is a woman, according to findings byÂ American Theatre magazine. 20% Theatre Company works to increase that number by producing thought-provoking classics and fresh original works â€” all of them written, directed and designed by women.
Backstage with the 20% Theatre Company Chicago
In our most recent production, The House of Yes, during a preview our light board shut down on the actors and because they were professionals and the show was to be set during a hurricane they continued with their lines. During the blackout we overheard someone whisper that â€śthe electricity had gone outâ€ť to which their guest responded â€śno. itâ€™s the magic of theatre!â€ť