Posts tagged "Will Bishop"

Winter Pageant (Redmoon Theatre): A Spectacle of Amusements

Winter Pageant (Redmoon Theatre): A Spectacle of Amusements
Reviewed by Jennifer Benoit-Bryan Redmoon Theatre offers a Winter Pageant filled with beauty, spectacle, and laughter.  The pageant uses dance, masks, machinery, song, and acrobatics to tell a story based on the poem “The conference of the Birds” by Farid ud-Din Atta.  The cast of the play does an excellent job and the music provided... Read more »

"Grimm Fest" (First Floor Theater): Chicago Goes Grimm!

"Grimm Fest" (First Floor Theater): Chicago Goes Grimm!
First Floor Theater presents GRIMM FEST A couple of years ago, I was intrigued that not one but two television shows were dedicated to fairy tales.  “Once Upon a Time” and “Grimm” weren’t targeted to kids.  They were adult dramas anchored in childhood stories.  I watched both for awhile impressed by the complete opposite approaches... Read more »