Posts tagged "Sadieh Rifai"

"The Amish Project" (American Theatre Company): SEE IT!

On October 2, 2006, ten Amish girls were shot in their classroom.  The massacre stunned the nation.  But what occurred next, really was shocking.  The Amish community forgave the assailant.  The American Theatre Company presents The Amish Project.  Based on the actual events in Nickel Mine, Pennsylvania, Playwright Jessica Dickey retells the story from different... Read more »

Review "A Piano Teacher": A heartfelt lesson on facing the music!

      Next Theatre presents   The Piano Teacher   Written by Julie Cho Directed by Lisa Portes at Next Theatre, 927 Noyes, Evanston (map) through Dec. 5  |  tickets: $30-$40  |  more info Reviewed by Katy Walsh “What’s so wonderful about honesty? Mama said, ‘don’t be 100% honest.’” A retired widow shares her cookies... Read more »