Posts tagged "Clifford Odets"

"Waiting for Lefty" (Oracle Theatre): Surreal!

"Waiting for Lefty" (Oracle Theatre): Surreal!
Oracle Theatre presents WAITING FOR LEFTY. Playwright Clifford Odets premiered and set this play in 1935.  It exposes the corruption of unions during the depression.  At the focal point, one man struggles to feed his family with honor.   External and internal forces push him to make hard decisions. Under Director Matt Foss’ vision, the... Read more »

"The Big Knife" (Raven Theatre): This Prime Choice is Delectable!

"The Big Knife" (Raven Theatre):  This Prime Choice is Delectable!
Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson are back together.  True love?  Hollywood hype?  How much control does a studio have in the private lives of its stars? Raven Theatre presents THE BIG KNIFE.  Charles Castle is a mega-star of Marcus Hoff Productions. He is a hot commodity.  Marcus Hoff wants him to sign a 14-year contract... Read more »

Review "Awake and Sing!": Teach and Entertain!

Awake and Sing! Northshore Theatre for the Performing Arts 9501 Skokie Boulevard Written by Clifford Odets Directed by Amy Morton Thru February 28th Buy Tickets Running Time: Two hours including a fifteen minute intermission If… I just had a better job, more money, true love … I’d be happy! Northlight Theatre presents the Tony Award-winning... Read more »
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