Posts tagged "Andrew Hobgood"

"The Bear Suit of Happiness" (The New Colony): Sometimes a Drag

"The Bear Suit of Happiness" (The New Colony):  Sometimes a Drag
The New Colony presents the world premiere of The Bear Suit of Happiness.  It’s 1943.  At an American military base on an island in the Pacific, four soldiers are working on a show to entertain the troops.  Woody is the writer.  Frank is the composer.  Tom is the leading man.  And Norman is the diva-in-the-making.  The guys... Read more »

"Rise of the Numberless" (Bailiwick Chicago, The New Colony): Musical Mayhem!

"Rise of the Numberless" (Bailiwick Chicago, The New Colony):  Musical Mayhem!
#90.  Arriving at the Flat Iron Arts Building, we’re greeted by a guy looking like a runaway cast member of “Hair.”  He passes us off to another colorfully-clad guy.  They welcome us like friends and then covertly usher us up to the third floor.  The theatrical experience has begun.  At reception, we are stamped with... Read more »

EXTENDED Thru Aug 13th "5 Lesbians Eating A Quiche"(The New Colony): Gut-busting Perfection!

EXTENDED Thru Aug 13th "5 Lesbians Eating A Quiche"(The New Colony): Gut-busting Perfection!
With sexual orientation sensitivity, in a politically-correct era, and during Pride month, I laughed at lesbians!  Not a nervous chuckle.  Not a side snicker.  I laughed my ass off at lesbians.  The New Colony presents the world premiere of the full-length production of 5 LESBIANS EATNG A QUICHE.  In 1956, The Susan B. Anthony Society for... Read more »
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Review "That Sordid Little Story": A Jamming LONG Road Trip!

The New Colony presents THAT SORDID LITTLE STORY At Viaduct Theatre, 3111 N. Western Co-written by Andrew Hobgood, Will Cavedo, Benno Nelson Directed by Andrew Hobgood with Ashley Wolfe Musical direction by Henry Riggs Thru August 7th Buy Tickets Running Time:  Two hours and forty minutes includes two intermissions   Reviewed by Katy Walsh  ... Read more »