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Meet the Newest Faces of BNT

As we head into our sixth season, we're so excited to add 4 Company Members and 8 Artistic Associates to the Broken Nose family! Check out the news items below to learn more about them.

Following a Sold-Out Winter Run and 4 Jeff Award wins,

Season 4: Two Female Playwrights Making Chicago Debuts

This year of premieres by female playwrights has us incredibly excited! Click above to see the initial American Theatre Magazine announcement.




Proud to Announce Our 2018 Lineup!

As we rev up for 2018, we're so unbelievably excited to announce that the next calendar year will feature three World Premieres, the sixth edition of our annual Bechdel Fest and the development of not one but two new plays by outside artists through our P ...
Proud to Announce Our 2018 Lineup!



BNT Adds 4 New Company Members

Two days ago, you joined us in welcoming eight new Artistic Associates for the Broken Nose family. Today, we couldn't be happier to introduce you to the four artists who will be joining BNT as Company Members. We can't think of a better group of collabora ...
BNT Adds 4 New Company Members