Posts tagged "Jackson Doran"

"A Q Brothers' Xmas Carol" (Chicago Shakes): *Unofficially* Excellent!

"A Q Brothers' Xmas Carol" (Chicago Shakes):  *Unofficially* Excellent!
Chicago Shakespeare Theater and Richard Jordan Productions LTD present A Q BROTHERS’ CHRISTMAS CAROL. This is my unofficial review of this workshop production. The play is considered a work-in-progress.  So, press have been asked not to critique it.  Most probably the world premiere will be next year’s holiday season. Off the record, I would describe it... Read more »

EXTENDED AGAIN Thru July 27th "Othello: The Remix" (Chicago Shakespeare Theater): Rapped Perfectly!

EXTENDED AGAIN Thru July 27th "Othello:  The Remix" (Chicago Shakespeare Theater): Rapped Perfectly!
Chicago Shakespeare Theater presents OTHELLO:  THE REMIX.  Othello is a big time rapper.  He meets and marries an aspiring singer, Desdemona.  She becomes his muse and he becomes in even bigger celebrity.  His homeboy Iago gets jealous.  Then, when Othello promotes the up-and-comer Cassio as his new opening act. Iago gets ruthless.  Iago decides to... Read more »

Review "Welcome to Arroyo": DJ Duo is Rapper's Delight!

American Theater Company presents WELCOME TO ARROYO1909 W. Byron StreetWritten by Kristoffer DiazDirected by Jaime CastenedaThru May 16th Buy TicketsRunning Time:  Two hours and fifteen minutes includes a ten minute delay start and ten minute intermission. By Katy Walsh Tupac, Grandmaster Flash, Kool Herc, Raina Rae?   The hip-hop culture started in the South Bronx in... Read more »
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