The provider hosting our site went out of business without notifying any of its clients. We found out the hard way - when our website disappeared and all of our emails stopped working. The good news is that we are a LIVE THEATER COMPANY and do our best work the old fashioned way - human to human, in a big room with lots of other people.
We are working hard to get a new website up and running. In the meantime, here are some ways to connect with us:
To find out about upcoming auditions, workshops, events, etc, check out our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/freestreettheater/
For general inquiries, or to book us for a workshop, performance, or training, email freestreettheatre (a) gmail (dot) com
To check out an example of how we use theater to engage communities, read all about our journalism collaboration with ProPublica: https://www.propublica.org/article/propublica-illinois-free-street-theater-workshop-chicago
Website or no website, here is what is always true about Free Street:
-We are a multigenerational, multiracial, and multilingual theater company creating/incubating devised and solo performance by underrepresented Chicago artists.
--We are committed to creating performance by, for, about, with, and in Chicago's diverse communities.
-We are committed to equity and economic justice. We pay all of our artists and offer all of our programming for free/pay-what-you-can.
To make a donation in support of our work (and building a new website) visit: https://www.paypal.me/FreeStreetTheater
Founded in 1969, Free Street Theater is dedicated to creating performance by, for, with and about a wide range of participants; to challenging ideas of where theater belongs and who belongs in a theater; and to using theater to ask questions, prompt dialogue, and build community.