Posts tagged "Frank Nall"

"A Touch of Poet" (The Artistic Home): Powerful Pretend!

Life is a lot of work! Shelter, food, survival are the results of hard labor.  The upper class believes they are above the daily drudgery.  They embrace a lifestyle of privilege.  Their every comfort is someone else’s responsibility.   And if they can afford it, more power to them.  Entitlement comes at a cost. The Artistic... Read more »

Review "ONLY KIDDING": A Bit Already Bitten

    Emergent Theatre presents       Only Kidding     Written by Jim Geoghan Directed by Frank Nall at Chicago Center for the Performing Arts, 777 N. Green (map) through July 10  |  tickets: $10-$30  |  more info Reviewed by Katy Walsh  ‘Writers don’t know what it’s like under battle conditions.’ A  seasoned comedian struggles to stay relevant in the ever-changing world of showbiz. A newbie writer... Read more »

EXTENDS Thru Jan 16th Review "Sweet Bird of Youth": Princess Rescues Bittersweet Trip Home!

The Artistic Home presents SWEET BIRD OF YOUTHAt 3914 N. ClarkWritten by Tennessee WilliamsDirected by Dale CalandraThursdays at 7:30pm, Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm,Sundays at 3pmEXTENDS Thru January 16th Buy TicketsRunning Time:  Two hours and fifteen minutes includes a ten minute intermission Reviewed by Katy Walsh You can’t go home again… especially if you did something... Read more »

The Tallest Man: Dramatic Charmer with Banshee, Bedlam, and Booze

The Artistic Home presents THE TALLEST MANAt 3914 N. ClarkWritten by Jim LynchDirected by John MossmanThru August 22nd Buy TicketsRunning Time:  Two hours includes a ten minute intermission Reviewed by Katy Walsh ‘Do you love me?’ ‘Go away fool!’  It’s a question of importance.  What really matters most?  Love.  Money.  Land. Family. The Artistic Home... Read more »