Blackbird | Spring 2019
BLACKBIRD involves a 27-year-old woman that tracks down the man who sexually abused her 15 years prior. Since then, he’s done his time in prison and has started to rebuild his life. In 80 minutes in real time, two people relive the past and fight for their lives as they try to figure out how to move on—if that’s even possible.
“Intense and unflinching [...] a wild ride well worth taking. Critic’s Pick!” - PerformInk Chicago
New Year, New You
New Year, New You - a Blank Theatre Company cabaret celebrates the start of 2019 and setting intentions for the year ahead. Featuring some of Chicago's brightest up and coming talent, this cabaret leaves the audience feeling inspired and motivated to have their best year yet.
Spring Awakening | fall 2018
SPRING AWAKENING is a contemporary rock musical based on the classic German play by Frank Wedekind, following the struggles of German teenagers in the 1890’s trying to find their voices in a socially conservative world.
“Highly Recommended. I can't wait to see what's next for Blank Theatre Company.” - Windy City Times
“Not one aspect of the performance was lacking. Highly Recommended.” - Chicago Theatre Review
“This is an engaging and sometimes beautiful offering from a new theater company. Recommended.” - Third Coast Review
blank’s sondheim birthday party
Blank Theatre Company continues their fundraising efforts towards their first season with an evening featuring a silent auction and performances honoring the music of legendary composer Stephen Sondheim the week of his 88th birthday.
songs for a new world
Blank Theatre Company continues fundraising for their first season by presenting Jason Robert Brown’s song cycle in a one night only concert event.
“It's about one moment. It's about hitting the wall and having to make a choice... or take a stand... or turn around and go back. These are the stories and characters of today, the Songs for a New World. The first musical from Tony Award winner, Jason Robert Brown (Parade, Bridges of Madison County), this moving collection of powerful songs examines life, love and the choices that we make.” – Musical Theatre International
The First Page
Blank Theatre Company officially launches with The First Page, a musical theatre cabaret that will introduce our artistic team, future productions, and phenomenal Chicago talent! A night of drinks, raffles, and favorite songs, The First Page will give its audience a first look at some of the shows BTC hopes to produce in the coming years!