Category: 16th Street Theatre

"Broken Fences" (16th Street Theater): Mind-Broadening!

"Broken Fences" (16th Street Theater):  Mind-Broadening!
16th Street Theater presents Broken Fences. Three artistic directors, Ann Filmer (16th Street), Ilesa Duncan (Pegasus Players), and Daniel Bryant (Congo Square) unite for this multi-layered look at a neighborhood’s footprint in the past, present and future. Read the rest of my review at Chicago Theater Beat.

"Nickel History" (16th Street Theater and Firecat Productions): Playfully Nostalgic!

"Nickel History" (16th Street Theater and Firecat Productions):  Playfully Nostalgic!
#147.  In 2010, Tony Fitzpatrick drove This Train (our review) with in-your-face blustery arrogance. In 2011, a contemplative Fitzpatrick pulled into Stations Lost (review) with a companion and inspirational self discovery. Now, Fitzpatrick shares the stage with Stan Klein in a collaborative tribute to their dads in Nickel History. 16th Street Theater and Firecat Projectspresents Nickel History: The Nation of Heat.  Tony Fitzpatrick is an artist, a poet and... Read more »

Review "This Train": Fitzpatrick's One Hobo Show!

16th Street Theater presents    THIS TRAIN     Written and performed by Tony Fitzpatrick Directed by Ann Filmer at Steppenwolf’s Merle Reskin Garage Theatre (map) through August 1st  |  tickets: $22  |  more info reviewed by Katy Walsh Imagine riding the Red Line with Michael Moore, John Goodman and Mother Theresa to the Morse Stop... Read more »


Here’s the line up for me of new Chicago theatre offerings… 15th  This Train – 16th Street Theatre at Steppenwolf’s Merle Reskin Garage Theatre          View a preview video on YouTube 16th Escape From Happiness – Infamous Commonwealth at Raven Theater 18th  Philadelphia Story   – Circle Theatre 19th  Guide for the Perplexed – Victory Gardens