SCHOOLHOUSE ROCK LIVE! opened in August 1993
in the basement of Cafe Voltaire and broke attendance and length
of run records.
SCHOOLHOUSE ROCK LIVE!
moved to the Body
Politic in 1994 and stayed there for six months while continuing
to tour to schools
groups during the day.
SCHOOLHOUSE ROCK LIVE! moved Off Broadway
in June 1995 and played at the Atlantic and The Lamb's Theatres
for a total run of eleven months.
SCHOOLHOUSE ROCK LIVE! returned to Chicago
at the Victory Gardens Theater in April 1996 and later moved to
The Theatre Building. The show closed in Chicago in March 1997.
The Canadian premiere of SCHOOLHOUSE ROCK LIVE!
opened in Toronto in August of 1997.
A national tour of SCHOOLHOUSE ROCK LIVE!
opened in Indianapolis in September of 1997. Troupe America has
produced two additional national tours in 1999 and 2000.
SCHOOLHOUSE ROCK LIVE! has been featured
on Entertainment Tonight, MTV News, Fox After Breakfast, Good Morning
America, Night Stand, All Things Considered, Johnny B's Showgram,
the Danny Bonaduce Show, and Cable News Network Entertainment News.
SCHOOLHOUSE ROCK LIVE! received other critical
support in USA Today, The Reader, New City, Gay Chicago, The Chicago
Sun-Times, The Chicago Tribune, The New York Times, and The Wall