Posts tagged "James Goldman"

"Follies" (Chicago Shakespeare Theater): Spectacular Diva-licious Celebration!

"Follies" (Chicago Shakespeare Theater): Spectacular Diva-licious Celebration!
Showgirls have a short shelf life.  With legs up to here, breasts out to there and rhinestones strategically everywhere, these gals flaunt their beautiful assets on stage.  But what happens when the curtain falls?  And how about when the building crumbles? Chicago Shakespeare Theater presents Stephen Sondheim and James Goldman’s FOLLIES.  It’s 1971. Dimitri Weismann... Read more »

"The Lion in Winter" (Idle Muse Theatre Company): Marvelous Monarchial Mayhem!

         Brothers are fighting over the Crown of England.  Mom is visiting from prison.  Dad is sleeping with his son’s fiance.  The King of France is in the guest room.  Going home for the holidays can be stressful. For this family, it’s going to be war! Idle Muse Theatre Company presents The Lion... Read more »