Posts tagged "Robin Witt"

EXTENDED Thru Nov 23 "Motortown" (Steep Theatre): Steep's Signature Move Kicked Up A Knotch

EXTENDED Thru Nov 23 "Motortown" (Steep Theatre):  Steep's Signature Move Kicked Up A Knotch
The hallmark of a Steep production is its ability to fuse the audience to emotion.  Steep chooses edgy stories.  The ensemble spirals into angst-driven turmoil.  The intimate theatre space forces an amalgamation of performer and audience.  There is no fourth wall.  It’s more like an invisible flimsy blanket.  A Steep audience feels what the character... Read more »

"Flare Path" (Griffin Theatre): Romantic Casualties of War

"Flare Path" (Griffin Theatre):  Romantic Casualties of War
Griffin Theatre Company presents FLARE PATH.  It’s WWII. The Falcon Hotel is on the edge of the Royal Air Force (RAF) base.  It’s the ideal location for servicemen to have reunion visits with their wives.  Teddy’s wife Patricia just arrived from London.  She is an actress in-between plays.  Teddy’s romantic plans are thwarted when a... Read more »

"The American Plan" (The Artistic Home): Robust Story of Dream Chasers!

"The American Plan" (The Artistic Home):  Robust Story of Dream Chasers!
JOSH:  What’s your plan? ME:  To be happy! JOSH:  And how does that happen? ME:  No idea… The Artistic Home presents THE AMERICAN PLAN.  Lili is a poor, little, rich girl.  She’s mercurial.  And Eva, her mother, believes Lili requires constant surveillance and prescriptions for her emotional fits. Eva guards Lili from life’s undesirable elements. ... Read more »
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"PORNOGRAPHY" (Steep Theatre): Thought-Provoking Porn!

"PORNOGRAPHY" (Steep Theatre):  Thought-Provoking Porn!
What can I say about porn?  Sometimes, it’s an artistic expression capturing the naked human spirit.  Other times, it’s visual stimulation created to initiate a primal reaction.  All the time, it’s subject to interpretation. Steep Theatre presents the Midwest Premiere of PORNOGRAPHY.  It’s London, July 2005. A recent announcement confirmed the 2012 Olympics would be... Read more »

Review "The New Electric Ballroom": Intriguing Never-Ending Dance

A Red Orchid Theatre presentsTHE NEW ELECTRIC BALLROOM At 1531 N. WellsWritten by Enda WalshDirected by Robin WittThursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 8pmSundays at 3pmThru March 6th Buy TicketsRunning Time:  Ninety minutes with no intermission Reviewed by Katy Walsh What happens to a coming-of-age story if the rite of passage takes a detour?  What becomes... Read more »

Review "Harper Regan" at Steep Theatre: Thulin Rulin' for Extended Run!

Steep Theatre Co. presents Harper Regan  1115 W. Berwyn Avenue Written by Simon Stephens Directed by Robin Witt Thru April 25th Buy Tickets Running away from home is an impulsive act reserved for kids. Or is it? At 41, Harper gets on a plane and leaves her life. Steep Theatre Co. presents Harper Regan. Playwright... Read more »
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