Category Archives: Inside Look

From the Mouths of Interns – Part 1

Glitz. Glamour. Unpaid Internship. I’m living the dream y’all. Let’s get some context here. My name is Max. I moved to Chicago literally five minutes ago from a small town in Michigan. Okay so it was actually a month ago but I still feel like I have the common sense of a person who moved …

Meet the Artist: Fawzia Mirza

Fawzia plays the role of Fairouz in T7′s current production, In the Heart of America. We took a few minutes to get to know the woman behind this character. T7: What scared or scares you the most about being a part of In the Heart of America? FM: Honestly? I was scared for two reasons: …

The Value of Local in a Global World

*In late March, the League of Chicago Theatres asked Artistic Director Brian Golden to contribute a blog post on any theatre thoughts of his choosing to its blog. This is reprinted at the courtesy of the League. You finish a nagging task at the office and reward yourself by checking Facebook, earning instant access to …

Ben Brownson On Advance Ticketing

Audience Services Associate Ben Brownson — the guy you probably talked to at the door if you’ve been to a T7 show in the past year — talks to us about the importance of advance ticketing. — Most people don’t realize how important advance ticket sales are to the stability, growth, and sustainability of a …

George Zerante On Joining Theatre Seven, Part 1

A few months ago, George Zerante joined Theatre Seven, and we have been so much stronger for it. We asked George to talk to us about the experience, and he had a lot to say! Here’s part 1 of 2. — When did you first team up with Theatre Seven? How was that? I first …