"Bechdel Fest 2" runs this Sunday thru Wednesday @ 7 pm. Click "SHOWS" to grab your tickets.

The Test Returns

The Bechdel Fest returns with an entirely new line-up of playwrights and directors, all aiming to help us draw attention to gender disparity in theater as a medium. Featuring an all-female ensemble, this year's roster promises to be every bit as engaging as the first.

Perfect Time to *Ahem* Remount

After remounting our inaugural hit in an exciting co-production with Greenhouse Theater Center, the late-night smash has been extended (again!) through December 19th. Click for more info.

Season 2 Comes to a Close

Our second season concluded with the acclaimed Midwest Premiere of this exciting GLAAD Award-winning play. Click to find out more about the show that got our audiences talking.

Where We Got Started...

Want to hear about our previous productions? Click above to see our Season 1 line-up, which included "Rooms: a rock romance," the exhilarating musical that the Sun-Times called the "Surprise Hit of the Summer!"

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Oct

19

BECHDEL FEST 2 OPENS TONIGHT!

After the excitingly enthusiastic response that we received with last year's festival, we knew that Bechdel Fest and our dedication to its mission - to help illuminate and rectify gender disparity in fictional works of entertainment - would lead us to mak ...
BECHDEL FEST 2 OPENS TONIGHT!

Sep

16

“My First Time” Extends … Again!

When BNT decided to join forces with Greenhouse Theater Center and remount our inaugural hit MY FIRST TIME, it was with the hope that we could bring new energy to an old, familiar show, one that would *ahem* arouse the attention of audiences both unfamili ...
“My First Time” Extends … Again!