Posts tagged "Jennifer Pompa"

"American Wee-Pie" (Rivendell Theatre): Scrumptious!

"American Wee-Pie" (Rivendell Theatre):  Scrumptious!
Rivendell Theatre Ensemble presents the world premiere of AMERICAN WEE-PIE.  Zed’s mom died.  He returns to his childhood home to bury her.  He runs into Linz, a former classmate.  She happily rattles on about the comings and goings of others from their youth.  He doesn’t remember any of the people.  He is not connected to... Read more »

"Ren Faire! A Fistful of Ducats" (The Factory Theatre): Big-Time Bawdy Buffoonery!

"Ren Faire! A Fistful of Ducats" (The Factory Theatre): Big-Time Bawdy Buffoonery!
Work sucks. CTA sucks. Cubs suck.  The only thing you are looking forward to in August is the end of it.  What do you do until Labor Day weekend?  All you want is an escape from the heated drama that is your life.  You need to laugh… hard!  Well, I’ve got just the ticket… The... Read more »

“White Trash Wedding and a Funeral” (Factory Theater): Kicking Off a 20th Anniversary Season with a Shot to the Face

“White Trash Wedding and a Funeral” (Factory Theater): Kicking Off a 20th Anniversary Season with a Shot to the Face
Reviewed by Jasleen Jaswal Vines Big name theaters in Chicago garner a lot of attention (and deservedly so) for the quality of their productions and the stars that grace their stage (for a current example, check out the media frenzy over “The Iceman Cometh”). Often overlooked are smaller Chicago theater companies that fly under the... Read more »
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