WGN Theatre Radio, chicago, lisa wolf
WGN Radio, chicago, lisa wolf hollywood 360, chicago, lisa wolf

Hamilton Education Program

On November 29, 2017 1,900 students and teachers from 25 Chicago Public Schools attended the matinee performance of HAMILTON at Broadway in Chicago’s CIBC Theatre. The innovative Hamilton Education Program will provide 20,000 CPS high school students the opportunity to experience HAMILTON after studying American history through a special curriculum about Alexander Hamilton and the nation’s Founding Fathers. The students also participated in a Q&A with cast members, and several students performed original songs, raps, poetry, scenes and monologues …

Read More →

Gateway to Cancer Research Gala

Lisa Wolf attended the Gateway for Cancer Research 26th annual Cures Gala, “Gateway to OZ” and was able to speak with various guests and performers of the night on the red carpet including members of Earth, Wind & Fire; President of Gateway for Cancer Research, Teresa Hall Bartels; American Idol Finalist, Pia Toscano; and more! Co-chaired by Richard J. Stephenson and Dr. Stacie J. Stephenson, and supported by many, the gala raised $3.5 million this year.

Read More →


Do not miss the Chicago premiere of UNCLE PHILIP’S COAT, starring the incomparable Gene Weygandt, November 27 – December 31, 2016, at The Greenhouse Theater Center (2257 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago). For information, go to greenhousetheater.org Gene and I talked about his character’s journey of self-discovery, the challenges involved in this one-man show, and the importance of family sentiment.

Read More →

Next to Normal

Aired on January 7, 2012 on WIND AM 560, Hollywood 360. Lisa discusses Next to Normal , a Florida Studio Theatre production in Sarasota , FL. Winner of the 2010 Pulitzer Prize for Drama, Next to Normal is a compelling musical experience with a thrilling score about a family trying to take care of themselves and each other. The performances were passionate, heartfelt and truly mesmerizing in the intimate space at Florida Studio Theatre. A thought-provoking and loving opening to …

Read More →

Burn The Floor In the Spotlight

Burn The Floor In The Spotlight Aired on WIND AM 560, Hollywood 360 January 15, 2011 Lisa focuses on BURN THE FLOOR, a Broadway in Chicago production opening at the Bank of America Theatre. This is a Latin and Ballroom dance spectacular that has thrilled audiences in more than 30 countries. Harley Medcalf, Producer, explained that the idea behind this show came to him while at a birthday party for Sir Elton John. The TV dance shows have brought the “international …

Read More →

Spamalot In the Spotlight

Aired on WIND AM 560, Hollywood 360 January 8, 2011 Lisa focuses on the regional premiere of the Tony Award-winning Best Musical, SPAMALOT, at Drury Lane Theatre. The Monty Python-inspired farce is a musical comedy spoofing the 1975 film Monty Python and the Holy Grail, and includes the familiar killer rabbit, head-banging monks, flatulent Frenchmen and legless knight. This is laughable, absurd entertainment, as this show pokes fun at everything including musical theater itself!

Read More →

Virginia Woolf In the Spotlight

Aired on WIND AM 560, Hollywood 360 December 18, 2010.   Lisa discusses Edward Albee’s WHO’S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF at Steppenwolf Theatre, where their season continues to explore the public vs. private self.  This production features Steppenwolf ensemble members Tracy Letts (George) and Amy Morton (Martha) and is recognized as one of the theatre’s “most notoriously dysfunctional couples.” Without a doubt, this is one of my favorite productions of 2010.

Read More →

Million Dollar Quartet In The Spotlight

Aired on WIND AM 560, Hollywood 360 December 11, 2010 Lisa discusses the dazzling performances from the musical sensation MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET. Million Dollar Quartet is the Tony-nominated musical inspired by the famous 1956 recording session that brought together legendary rock n’ roll icons Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and Elvis Presley. Million Dollar Quartet is playing in both New York and Chicago. In Chicago, this production moved to the Apollo Theater in November 2008, following its limited …

Read More →

hollywood 360, chicago, lisa wolf hollywood 360, chicago, lisa wolf