Amber Gensterblum Joins Red Tape

Amber Gensterblum is a post-show moderator with Writers Theatre and a manager at Spin, a ping pong social club. In the past Amber has worked as a director at Abbie Fest and The Dictionary Project, and front of house for Strawdog Theater. She's been an assistant director to Kimberly Senior (Marjorie Prime, Writers), Max Truax …

A New Permanent Home

Red Tape is excited to announce our new permanent home at 4546 N Western Ave in the heart of Lincoln Square. The new 3,300 square foot venue is steps from the Brown Line and houses a spacious lobby, rehearsal space, and a flexible 75 seat black box theatre. The venue will support Red Tape’s plans …

Max Truax Leads Red Tape As New Artistic Director

Following a nearly 18 month search, Red Tape Theatre is proud to announce award-winning director and theatre-maker, Max Truax, as its new Artistic Director, effective immediately. Truax brings years of experience producing and directing experimental theatre and has been hailed by TimeOut Chicago as “one of the most visually visionary directors in Chicago’s storefront scene.” …