Today, Chicago Theatre Off Book is reviewing exciting offerings from local theatre companies: "Metamorphoses" by Lookingglass Theatre ,"Elektra" at Lyric Opera, and "Neighborhood 3: Requistition of Doom" at Strawdog Theatre. Our special guests are Linda Gillum, Artistic Associate at Remy Bumppo and director of Shattered Globe's "Burn This" and Maggie Corbett, Chicago actor starring in Goodman Theatre's"Sweet Bird of Youth." Plus, we have two new "Got A Minute" segments from two local playwrights.
Shot word of the day: passionate
Maggie Corbett, Chicago actor starring in Goodman Theatre's "Sweet Bird of Youth"
Got A Minute?
"The Talk" written by Eleanor Cavanaugh
"First a Nail, then a Knuckle" 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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Tags: "Burn This", "Elektra", "Metamorphoses", "Neighborhood 3: Requisition of Doom", Chicago Theatre Off Book, CHIRP, Goodman Theatre, Joshua J. Volkers, Katy Walsh, Linda Gillum, Lookingglass Theatre, Lyric Opera, Maggie Corbett, Nicholas Bailey, Remy Bumppo Theatre, Shattered Globe Theatre, Strawdog Theatre, Sweet Bird of Youth