Critically acclaimed, direct from its sold-out Chicago world premiere, A Twist of Water centers on a widowed gay father and his adopted daughter, set against the backdrop of the Windy City. A deeply funny and profoundly touching story of fathers and daughters, and what it means to be a family.
Route 66 Theatre Company produces plays and musicals that embrace the American spirit of risk, exploration, and fearlessness. We believe that theatre is an invitation to discussion and participation with both artists and patrons. The journey begins by engaging our audiences in our play selection process through monthly reading events and ends in a season of Chicago-based premieres.
Founded in 2008 by Stef Tovar, Route 66 has produced seven productions, one in two cities, all Chicago premieres with three world premieres—employing eighteen Equity contracts. In just four years, Route 66 has received five Jeff Award nominations and won twice.
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