Posts tagged "Nick Sandys"

"An Inspector Calls" (Remy Bumppo): :(

"An Inspector Calls" (Remy Bumppo):       :(
Remy Bumppo presents AN INSPECTOR CALLS. This show was billed as an Agatha Christie style mystery with a twist.  The only mystery to me is how AN INSPECTOR CALLS had an award-winning revival in the 1990s. Playwright J.B. Priestley debuted his post WWII play in 1945.  Having experienced active combat shared equally by classes, Priestley... Read more »

"Bedroom Farce" (Eclipse Theatre): Groovy Vintage Sitcom Rerun

"Bedroom Farce" (Eclipse Theatre):  Groovy Vintage Sitcom Rerun
Eclipse Theatre presents BEDROOM FARCE, the second offering in their Sir Alan Ayckbourn season.  Eclipse’s mission is one playwright – one season. Four couples. Three bedrooms.  Two estranged. One party.  Ayckbourn debuted his comedy in 1975.  The play calls for the stage to be divided into three separate bedrooms in three different houses.  Set Designer... Read more »

"Seascape" (Remy Bumppo): Thought-provoking Deconstruction and Evolution

"Seascape" (Remy Bumppo):  Thought-provoking Deconstruction and Evolution
CHARLIE:  It’s called flux.  And it’s always going on; right now, to all of us. SARAH (shy):  Is it…is it for the better? CHARLIE:  Is it for the better?  I don’t know.  Progress is a set of assumptions. Remy Bumppo presents SEASCAPE. Nancy and Charlie are a couple with grown children.  Sarah and Leslie are... Read more »
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Off Book Chats Up Remy Bumppo, Idle Muse, Magic Parlour, Sideshow, Soul and More!

Off Book Chats Up Remy Bumppo, Idle Muse, Magic Parlour, Sideshow, Soul and More!
Today, Chicago Theatre Off Book is reviewing exciting offerings from local theatre companies:  “Magic Parlour” at The Palmer House, “The Gacy Play” by Sideshow Theatre and “The Lover” by Soul TheatreOur special guests are Evan Jackson, Artistic Director at Idle Muse Theatre and Nick Sandys, Artistic Director at Remy Bumppo. And of course, we have 2 new Got A Minute? segments from local playwrights. This July 13, 2012 episode of Chicago Theatre Off Book was partially underwritten by The Alliance. Shot word... Read more »

"Mourning Becomes Electra" (Remy Bumppo Theatre): Family Femme Fatale Feud

"Mourning Becomes Electra" (Remy Bumppo Theatre):  Family Femme Fatale Feud
Mama’s boy.  Daddy’s little girl.  Harmless phrases of endearment?  Or the beginning of some incestual love triangle that will eventually lead to death? Remy Bumppo presents Chicago’s premiere of Edelstein’s MOURNING BECOMES ELECTRA.  Christine is beautiful.  All men want her! Her husband. Her daughter’s boyfriend. Her son.  She has worked hard to become the object... Read more »

Review "The Goat Or, Who is Sylvia?": Not Just Another Bleating Heart Hook-up

Audio Podcast available on ITUNES Chicago Theatre Reviews for week of April 10th Narrated by Joshua Volkers   Remy Bumppo Theatre Company presents THE GOAT OR, WHO IS SYLVIA? At Greenhouse Theater Center, 2257 N. Lincoln  Written by Edward Allbee Directed by James Bohnen Wednesdays to Saturdays at 7:30pm Sundays at 2:30pm Thru May 8th ... Read more »
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