The Yard at Chicago Shakespeare is the latest investment in the revitalization of Navy Pier
CHICAGO--(ENEWSPF)--March 3, 2016. Mayor Emanuel, Chicago Shakespeare Theater Artistic Director Barbara Gaines, Chicago Shakespeare Executive Director Criss Henderson and Navy Pier CEO Marilynn Gardner yesterday announced a new performance venue, The Yard at Chicago Shakespeare.
The new theater space announcement comes during Navy Pier’s centennial year and underscores the Mayor’s commitment to reinvigorate the attraction. In November 2015, the Mayor announced Shakespeare 400 Chicago, a yearlong international arts festival celebrating the vibrancy, relevance and reach of Shakespeare.
“Creating this state-of . . .