As previously reported, one of the highlights of the season will be a Horton Foote festival that will include a full production of his classic play The Trip to Bountiful, directed by Harris Yulin.
The Goodman will also present Sarah Ruhl's Passion Play: A Cycle, directed by Mark Wing-Davey; Eduardo Machado's The Cook; the 30th anniversary production of its adaptation of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol; Conor McPherson's Broadway hit Shining City, once again directed by Tony Award winner Robert Falls; The Boys Are Coming Home, a new musical based on Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing; and Ifa Bayeza's The Ballad of Emmet Till, based on the 1955 lynching of a 14-year-old boy, directed by Kate Whoriskey. The season will conclude in August 2008 with the Latino Theatre Festival, curated by artistic associate Henry Godinez.
For more information, call 312-443-3800 or visit www.goodmantheatre.org.
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