Aloha, Say the Pretty Girls - The Brown Paper Box Co. at the Heartland Studio (7016 N. Glenwood Avenue) is offering $10 industry tickets at the door for all performances through June 16 with headshot and resume or other proof of industry. For more information, see www.brownpaperbox.org.
H.M.S. Pinafore - Light Opera Works at Cahn Auditorium, 600 Emerson in Evanston, is offering half-price industry tickets on June 8 and 14 at 8pm, and June 9 and 12 at 2pm. For tickets call 847-920-5360 or visit www.LightOperaWorks.com and use code "ship." Tickets must be purchased in advance. No door sales.
First Look 101 - Steppenwolf Garage Theatre, 1624 N. Halsted, is offering $45 student tickets ($100 regular ticket price). Sign up now by calling Audience Services at 312-335-1650. First Look 101 takes enrolled participants on a behind-the-scenes journey through all stages of the new play development process—from the first rehearsal to the final performance.
Participants will be invited to:
• A script reading bootcamp
• Discussions with the creative team
• A Book club with the Steppenwolf staff
• Rehearsals, including first rehearsals and technical rehearsals
• Performances of all three First Look plays
You can still sign-up to join First Look 101 after it starts on June 1.
The Invasion of Skokie – Presented by ShPIeL Performing Idenity, 5050 W. Church St. in Skokie in the theatre at the Meyer Kaplan Jewish Community Center is offering a limited number of $12 industry tickets for the 7:30 performance on Thursday, June 6. Just mention this industry offer at the door and bring a playbill with your name, a business card, or a head shot/resume.