Posts tagged "DCASE Storefront Theatre"

"9 Circles" (Sideshow Theatre): Must Be Seen

"9 Circles" (Sideshow Theatre):  Must Be Seen
Sideshow Theatre Company, in association with the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events, presents the Chicago premiere of 9 CIRCLES. Playwright Bill Cain’s story is set in 2006 Iraq but it could as easily be 2013 Syria.  The play’s underlying questions of ‘what is the USA doing? And why?’ are timely to today’s... Read more »

"The Casuals" (Jackalope Theatre): Intriguing Story Needs More Combustibility

"The Casuals" (Jackalope Theatre):  Intriguing Story Needs More Combustibility
Jackalope Theatre Company, in association with the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs with Special Events, presents the World Premiere of THE CASUALS. A Military secret op is the very epitome of drama.  Playwrights Chance Bone and Andrew Burden Swanson debut their take on the personal side of atom bomb testing.  They tell the story about... Read more »

"Idomeneus" (Sideshow Theatre): This King Rules!

"Idomeneus" (Sideshow Theatre): This King Rules!
“The Iliad,” “Electra,” “Oedipus el Rey,” it’s a Greekfest in Chicago!  Recent plays have been showcasing Greek theatre roots.  The fascinating complexity and connectivity of the ancient stories makes me want to take a Mythology course. Sideshow Theatre presents the American premiere of IDOMENEUS.  The Trojan War is over!  Idomeneus, the King of Crete, is... Read more »
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