Posts tagged "Melanie Brezill"

"Crowns" (Goodman Theatre): Handpicked Hallelujah Chorus of Biblical Proportions

#141.  I love hats!  They serve as a fashion statement and cover up flawed hair.  Until the late sixties, the Catholic Church required them at mass.  So every Easter, my sisters and I would get to pick out a new outfit:  dress + hat. I focused on the hat part because there were only ever... Read more »

Review "Yeast Nation": Needs Salt... flour, sugar, butter, etc.

Yeast Nation (The Triumph of Life) American Theatre Company Chicago, Illinois September 25, 2009 In the very beginning, there was yeast. In fact, a whole world of yeast. Yeast Nation (The Triumph of Life) tells the story of the beginning of creation. For the religious, this play is about the first second of the first... Read more »