Posts tagged "Goodman Theater"

BROADWAY-BOUND "CHINGLISH": SEE IT HERE FIRST, EXTENDED THRU JULY 31st!

 Recently, I ordered a Manhattan in Chinatown.  My server had limited language skills to handle an off-the-menu beverage request.  I thought I did pretty well describing the drink until it arrived at the table with an olive in it.  Goodman Theatre presents CHINGLISH. An Ohio businessman struggles to negotiate a deal with the Chinese minister.... Read more »

EXTENDED THRU July 31st"YELLOW FACE": Masking Reality with Colorful Lunacy

Audio Podcast at ITUNES Chicago Theatre Reviews for Week of June 23rd Narrated by Joshua Volkers   Silk Road Theatre, in association with Goodman Theatre, presentsYELLOW FACEReviewed by Katy WalshAn actor becomes an ambassador for the Asian community.  He uses his celebrity status to draw attention to the government’s unethical scrutiny of Chinese-Americans.  Speaking as an actor of... Read more »

REVIEW Goodman's "El Nogalar": After the Translation, Mucho Gusto!

Goodman Theatre presents EL NOGALAR Written by Tanya Saracho Directed by Cecil D. Keenan     Reviewed by Katy Walsh   Based on Chekhov’s “Cherry Orchard,” playwright Tanya Saracho tells the story of a Mexican family’s legacy being disrupted by drug cartels. A poor carpenter becomes a hired gun for ‘the man on the hill.’ Shifting... Read more »
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