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Lip Sync or Swim a Success!

Thanks for everyone who came out and helped us make this competition/fundraiser/good time the enjoyable event we were hoping it would be. Much love to the 8 companies who participated, including Broken Mic winner Kokandy Productions!

Thanks, American Theatre Magazine!

In this recent article, Allison Considine talks with our Director of Programming, Spenser Davis, and helps spread the word about our new PWYC policy and the upcoming Bechdel Fest 3.

New Season, New Initiative

We are so excited to announce our rebranding as one of Chicago's first Pay-What-You-Can theatre companies. Click above to learn more about what some of our company members have to say about this decision.

New Season, Same Test.

For the third year in a row, we've paired a handful of our favorite Chicago playwrights and directors together to tell some fantastic female-driven stories with a diverse ensemble of actresses. Don't miss it, this September at the Den!

More 2015-16 News To Come

Season 4 news continues to roll out - keep an eye out for a full season announcement and see what shows are joining our 3rd Bechdel Fest in the lineup this year.

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Jul

13

Next Month: Lip Sync or Swim

Last week, we announced that we were rebranding ourselves and becoming one of Chicago's first Pay-What-You-Can storefront theatre companies, in an effort to make theatre as accessible as possible for as many people as possible, and already the response ha ...
Next Month: Lip Sync or Swim

Jul

8

New Season, New Initiative

We've said before that our fourth season would be about taking risks and doubling down, and this announcement is our biggest example of both: Beginning in September, BNT is becoming one of Chicago's first Pay-What-You-Can storefront theatre companies! ...
New Season, New Initiative