Posts tagged "George F. Walker"

Review "Escape From Happiness": Trip To The Funny House

Infamous Commonwealth Theatre presents ESCAPE FROM HAPPINESSAt Raven Theatre Complex, 6157 N. Clark StreetWritten by George F. WalkerDirected by Genevieve ThompsonThru August 8th BUY TICKETSRunning Time:  Two and a half hours includes a ten minute intermission Reviewed by Katy Walsh A drunk deserts his family after trying to set the house on fire.  How does... Read more »

Review "A Beautiful City": Solid Cast Constructs Urban Fairy Tale

Theatre Mir presents Beautiful City Written by George F. Walker Directed by Rob Chambers At Storefront Theatre, 66 E. Randolph, thru April 3rd (more info) “Make no little plans” is a phrase coined by Chicago’s infamous urban planner, Daniel Burnham. In Theatre Mir‘s play Beautiful City, lead character Tony Raft embraces this philosophy despite opposition... Read more »