Posts tagged "Brad Armacost"

EXTENDED Thru Feb 1 "The Seafarer" (Seanachai Theatre): The Drunken Holiday Show Alternative

EXTENDED Thru Feb 1 "The Seafarer" (Seanachai Theatre):  The Drunken Holiday Show Alternative
Seanachai Theatre presents THE SEAFARER. It’s Christmas time.  Richard plans to spend the holiday blind-stinking drunk…literally. Brad Armacost (Richard) is a boozer who lost his eyesight.  No one in Chicago plays a sloshed Irishman more charming than Armacost.  In The Seafarer, Armacost is hilariously inebriated.  A vivid storyteller, Armacost has this marvelous ability to draw the audience in... Read more »

"Hughie" (Seanachai Theatre): Perfect Ramblings Pack a Wallop

"Hughie" (Seanachai Theatre):  Perfect Ramblings Pack a Wallop
Seanachai Theatre presents Hughie.  Erie Smith is a small-time gambler and big-time talker.  He’s coming off his most recent bender. He’s looking for the comforts of home.  He’s searching for his Hughie. Charley Hughes is the new replacement night clerk.  For years, Erie has returned home from his latest craps game or hook-up  to chat it out... Read more »

Off Book Chats Up Chicago Shakes, Seanachai and Brad Armacost

Off Book Chats Up Chicago Shakes, Seanachai and Brad Armacost
Today, Chicago Theatre Off Book reviews “Othello:  The Remix” at Chicago Shakespeare Theater.  Our special guest is  Brad Armacost, artistic associate with Seanachai Theatre and starring in “Hughie.”   This April 12th episode of Chicago Theatre Off Book was partially underwritten by Marty’s Martini Bar.  Shot word of the day:  Guinness    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. ... Read more »
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"Faith Healer" (The Den Theatre): Too Much of a Good Thing

"Faith Healer" (The Den Theatre): Too Much of a Good Thing
The Den Theatre presents a remount of Turnaround Theatre’s original production of FAITH HEALER.  The Fantastic Francis Hardy is an itinerant healer.  He goes from town to town promising to cure the afflicted.  Grace is his long suffering wife.  She is praying for her own miracle, a caring husband.  Teddy is the set-up man.  His... Read more »