Archive for August 2010

Put on "Red Noses", Grab the next "Streetcar Named Desire" and don't forget the "Guide for the Perplexed"

There will be another Air & Water Show next year.  Go to the theatre this weekend to enjoy the last performances of a comedy, drama, and dramedy!   Guide for the Perplexed  at Victory Gardens Streetcar Named Desire at Writers Theatre Red Noses at Strawdog Theatre

This weekend "Escape From Happiness" with "That Sordid Little Story"

Humor of crazy family antics and/or a Bluesgrass road trip:  don’t miss two Chicago Storefront Theatre shows ending this weekend…   Infamous Commonweath Theatre’s Escape From Happiness at Raven Theatre   The New Colony’s That Sordid Little Story at Viaduct Theatre  

Review "The Armageddon Dance Party": Death Dance Off!

Nothing Special Productions presents THE ARMAGEDDON DANCE PARTY At Gorilla Tango Theatre, 1919 N. Milwaukee Written by David L. Williams Directed by Jack Dugan Carpenter August 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th at 7:30 For tickets, call the Gorilla Tango Box Office at 773-598-4549Running Time:  Ninety minutes with no intermission   Reviewed by Katy Walsh  ... Read more »

Review "Late: A Cowboy Song": Ruhl Lassos the Moon!

Piven Theatre Workshop presents LATE:  A COWBOY SONGAt 927 Noyes Street, EvanstonWritten by Sarah RuhlDirected by Jessica ThebusThru August 29, 2010Buy TicketsRunning Time:  One hour and forty minutes includes a ten minute intermission. Reviewed by Katy Walsh ‘Things have to get ugly before they get nice.’  ‘To get clear, push the skummy stuff to the... Read more »