Posts tagged "Joanne Dubach"

"Still Alice" (Lookingglass Theatre): Exceptionally Moving from Inside Out

"Still Alice" (Lookingglass Theatre):  Exceptionally Moving from Inside Out
Lookingglass Theatre presents the world premiere adaption of the award-winning novel STILL ALICE. I can’t imagine having Alzheimer’s… or maybe now I can.  Using the novel by Lisa Genova as her foundation, Adapter and Director Christine Mary Dunford skillfully puts us in the room and in the head of a professor battling the disease.  Dunford... Read more »

REMOUNTED AND RE-EXTENDED THRU Aug 25th "The Glass Menagerie" (Mary Arrchie Theatre): Crystallizes with Bittersweet Shimmer

REMOUNTED  AND RE-EXTENDED THRU Aug 25th "The Glass Menagerie" (Mary Arrchie Theatre):  Crystallizes with Bittersweet Shimmer
Mary Arrchie Theatre presents THE GLASS MENAGERIE.  A homeless man contemplates his past.  Tom Wingfield narrates this memory play about his childhood.  He remembers his overbearing mother, his fragile sister, his absent father and the gentleman caller.  A faded southern belle, his mom constantly berated her children…even as adults.  Her grandiose memories of her own... Read more »

Review "BORDELLO": Compelling Whores need a Corset!

Chicago Dramatists presents BORDELLOAt 1105 W. ChicagoWritten by Aline LathropDirected by Meghan Beals McCarthyThursdays, Fridays, Saturday s at 8pmSundays at 3pmThru March 6th Buy TicketsRunning Time:  Two hours and fifteen minutes includes one intermission Reviewed by Katy Walsh Sex sells…. especially in a double-wide sixty miles outside Las Vegas.  Chicago Dramatists presents the world premiere... Read more »
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Review "A Life": An Octet Cast With All The Right Angles!

Northlight Theatre presents A LIFE North Shore Center for the Performing Arts 9501 Skokie Boulevard, Skokie, Illinois Written by Hugh Leonard Directed by BJ Jones Extended Thru May 2nd Buy Tickets Running Time: Two hours and fifteen minutes includes a fifteen minute intermission   Total his sums. Demand an audit.  Decide what he amounts to. ... Read more »