Since 1994, Rivendell Theatre Ensemble has provided Chicago audiences with artistically challenging, thought-provoking plays that explore the female experience. Driven by the belief that the female experience is dynamic and ever-changing, Rivendell continues to revisit, revise, and reinvigorate its mission to serve women artists and audiences in new and challenging ways.
The Rivendell is a black box theatre with a flexible stage and seating capacity for 60 patrons.
With each season, Rivendell Theatre Ensemble seeks to deepen its mission, expand theirs audiences, and challenge ourselves. Over the course of the past twelve years, Rivendell has produced four world premieres, fourteen regional premieres, received four Equity Wing Joseph Jefferson Awards and eight nominations for artistic excellence.