Off Book Chats Up Chicago Shakes, Abraham Werewolf, Profiles, Porchlight and Babes with Blades!

Off Book Chats Up Chicago Shakes, Abraham Werewolf, Profiles, Porchlight and Babes with Blades!

Today, Chicago Theatre Off Book is reviewing exciting offerings from local theatre companies: “After” at Profiles Theatre , “A Class Act” byPorchlight Music Theatre and “Susan Swayne and the Bewildered Bride” by Babes with Blades Theatre.  And Off Book talks with special guests:  Matt Hooks, co-founder of Abraham Werewolf Theatre and starring in “Spirits to Enforce”, Gus Menary, co-founder of Jackalope Theatre, ensemble member at The Inconvenience, director of “Spirits to Enforce” and Bob Mason, Casting Director at Chicago Shakespeare Theater.  And of course, we have 2 new Got A Minute? segments from two local playwrights.

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This September 14, 2012 episode of Chicago Theatre Off Book was partially underwritten by A Good Friend.

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Review Round-up:

“After” at Profiles Theatre

“A Class Act” by Porchlight Music Theatre

“Susan Swayne and the Bewildered Bride” by Babes with Blades Theatre

Special Guests:

Matt Hooks, co-founder of Abraham Werewolf Theatre and starring in “Spirits to Enforce” Gus Menary, co-founder of Jackalope Theatre, ensemble member at The Inconvenience, director of “Spirits to Enforce”

Bob Mason, Casting Director at Chicago Shakespeare Theater

Got A Minute?“The Thing Before The Thing” written by Tom Lawler“Screeners” written by Nicholas Bailey
Chicago Theatre Off Book is the new voice of community collaboration on CHIRP.  Every week, Off Book will feature Chicago leaders in performing arts entertainment.  From small storefront to the big warhorses, Off Book will focus on what’s happening on the Chicagoland theatrical landscape.  With reviews, interviews and one-minute audio-plays, Off Book will showcase the local talents driving Chicago’s dynamic theatre force.  Hosted by Actor Joshua J. Volkers and Reviewer Katy Walsh from The Fourth Walsh, Off Book is where Chicago meets to discuss artistic innovation.

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