Emily Ehret


The Core Gone Wild: Marx, Shakespeare, and Chekhov Unite for Weekend of Workshops

UT's Weekend of Workshops proves that good things come in threes.


Feb. 7, 2017

Court’s "Blues" Provides a Window Into a Renaissance

Laughter, identity, and tragedy take center stage in Court Theatre's "Blues for an Alabama Sky."


Jan. 24, 2017

"Electra"fying Performance at the Court Theatre

Court Theatre’s "Electra" is stunning, thought-provoking, and accessible even to those not well-versed in Greek tragedy.


Nov. 22, 2016

Porchlight’s Rich Portrait of “The Heights” & Home

Porchlight's lively production of "In the Heights" at Stage 773 ignites a dialogue on cultural identity.


Nov. 18, 2016

"Hamilton" in Chicago: Who Hears Your Story?

"Hamilton" has come to Chicago, one of the most diverse cities in America, but its audiences are —unsurprisingly—white.



Nov. 11, 2016

Court’s “Man in the Ring” Stuns in Closing Weekend

A world premiere by playwright Michael Cristofer throws viewers into the world of boxer Emile Griffith.


Oct. 18, 2016

A Winter's Tale of Warmth, Intimacy, and Music

The instant intimacy of the setting promised what any good Shakespeare production should: theater up close, evocative, and timelessness.


Oct. 4, 2016

UT's Season Falls Into Place

This season aims to deliver fresh ideas while championing UT’s commitment to student involvement.


Sept. 30, 2016