Today, Chicago Theatre Off Book is reviewing exciting offerings from local theatre companies: “Exit, Pursued by a Bear” at Theatre Seven of Chicago, “The Sandman” at Oracle Theatre, and “The Blonde, the Brunette and the Vengeful Redhead” at Writers Theatre. And chatting with special guests: Adrian Aguilar, Chicago Actor and Aurélia K. Fisher, Producer at Chicago Commercial Collective And of course, we have 2 new Got A Minute? segments from local playwrights.
This June 22, 2012 episode of Chicago Theatre Off Book was partially underwritten by The Alliance. Shot word of the day: New York
Chicago Theatre Off Book BOWLING PARTY JULY 1st, 6pm-10pm at Timber Lanes
ONLY 16 Teams: Goodman, Oracle, Mortar, Writers Theatre, Stage Door Johnnies, Ball Scratchers, Daddy-o’s, Strawdog andreserve your team NOW! $100 buys you a lane, drink specials and free pizza. Pizza courtesy of League of Chicago Theatres
*Everyone attending will be entered into a drawing to win spectacular prizes, like two tickets to “Crowns” at Goodman or “Hamlet” at Writers Theatre. And the GRAND PRIZE winner gets a special episode of Off Book! The winner can pick the theatre company of his/her choice for an Off Book show. The show will be completely dedicated to the theatre company. We will interview whomever they want. They can sing, perform scenes or tell jokes. It’s their show. And we are auctioning off Coffee with Michael Halberstam, Artistic Director at Writer’s Theatre. Come out and get bowled over with the theatre community!
“Exit, Pursued by a Bear” at Theatre Seven of Chicago
“The Sandman” at Oracle Theatre
“The Blonde, the Brunette and the Vengeful Redhead” at Writers Theatre
Adrian Aguilar, Chicago Actor
Aurélia K. Fisher, Producer at Chicago Commercial Collective
Got A Minute?
“Super Audition Callback” by Oliver Sava
“Take Two” by Bob Bullen
Chicago Theatre Off Book is the new voice of community collaboration on CHIRP. Every week, Off Book will feature Chicago leaders in performing arts entertainment. From small storefront to the big warhorses, Off Book will focus on what’s happening on the Chicagoland theatrical landscape. With reviews, interviews and one-minute audio-plays, Off Book will showcase the local talents driving Chicago’s dynamic theatre force. Hosted by Actor Joshua J. Volkers and Reviewer Katy Walsh from The Fourth Walsh, Off Book is where Chicago meets to discuss artistic innovation. What do YOU think about US? Please complete a *quick* survey.