16th Street Theater presents Broken Fences. Three artistic directors, Ann Filmer (16th Street), Ilesa Duncan (Pegasus Players), and Daniel Bryant (Congo Square) unite for this multi-layered look at a neighborhood’s footprint in the past, present and future. Read the rest of my review at Chicago Theater Beat.
Ka-Tet Theatre presents the Chicago premiere of SMUDGE. A married couple squints at an ultrasound picture trying to determine what their baby looks like. Their discernment continues even after the baby is born. Playwright Rachel Axler goes dark in this parental nightmare. Axler births a baby that is missing limbs and a second eye. She... Read more »
Lifeline Theatre KidSeries presents The Last of the Dragons Based on the story by Edith Nesbit Adapted by David Bareford Music by Mikhail Fiksel Lyrics by Mikhail Fiksel, Kyle Hamman, Alex Balestrieri Directed by Dorothy Milne Thru February 21st 6912 N. Glenwood Buy Tickets Once upon a time, a girl waited to be rescued. In... Read more »