Posts tagged "The Convert"

Off Book chats with Artistic Home, Eclipse and so much more!

Off Book chats with Artistic Home, Eclipse and so much more!
Today, Chicago Theatre Off Book is reviewing exciting offerings from across the pond and here in Sweet Home Chicago.  In addition, we chat with Kathy Scambiatterra, Artistic Director at The Artistic Home  and Nathaniel Swift, Artistic Director atEclipse Theatre.  And of course, we have two new Got A Minute? segments from local playwrights. This March 23, 2012 episode of Chicago Theatre Off Book was partially underwritten by UPTOWN FAN. Shot word... Read more »

"The Convert" (Goodman Theatre): Life Altering!

#51.  I recently read “The Known World” by Edward P. Jones. It’s an epic American tale of slavery in the 1800’s. It’s a great read that has lingered with me. I was completely bewildered to read about freed slaves owning slaves. That anyone thought slavery was okay is disconcerting. That the oppressed would become the... Read more »