Posts in category "Neo-Futurists"

EXTENDED Thru Nov 17th "44 Plays for 44 Presidents" (Neo-Futurists): This Oval Office is on Fire!

EXTENDED Thru Nov 17th "44 Plays for 44 Presidents" (Neo-Futurists): This Oval Office is on Fire!
#200.  I still remember memorizing this red social studies leaflet in the fourth grade.  It was short biographies on all the presidents.  Our homework was to be able to recite each name with a little tidbit.  It was a great party trick for years to be able to recall the original 37 leaders plus update... Read more »

"Burning Bluebeard" (The Neo-Futurists): Big Fireball of Entertainment!

"Burning Bluebeard" (The Neo-Futurists): Big Fireball of Entertainment!
My great grandma survived three of Chicago’s legendary tragedies:  the Great Fire (1871),  the Iroquois theatre fire (1903), and the Eastland Disaster (1915).  In its unplanned commemoration to my nanny, the 2011/2012 theatre season showcases these three catastrophes.  This is the year of cataclysms.  This fall, Lookingglass Theatre mounted the Great Fire.  In Spring 2012,... Read more »

Review "Laika Dog in Space": Spacey Spoof Hits Turbulence

Neo-futurists presents LAIKA DOG IN SPACEAt 5153 N. AshlandWritten and performed by Rob Neill, Eevin Hartsough, Jill BeckmanDirected by Phil RidarelliMusic directed by Carl RiehlThursdays, Fridays, Saturdays at 8pmThru March 18th Buy TicketsRunning Time:  Ninety minutes with no intermission Reviewed by Katy Walsh Lassie, Rin Tin Tin, and Scooby Doo are dogs immortalized in reruns... Read more »
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