Off Book Chats Up Mammals, Chicago Opera Theatre, Profiles, Cor, and More!

Off Book Chats Up Mammals, Chicago Opera Theatre, Profiles, Cor, and More!

Today, Chicago Theatre Off Book is reviewing exciting offerings from local theatre companies: “Sweet and Sad” at Profiles Theater, “Skin Tight” by Cor Theatre and “Steady Rain” by Chicago Commercial Collective.  And Off Book talks with special guests:  Bob Fisher, Founder of The Mammals and Jerry Tietz, General Manager of Chicago Opera Theater.  And of course, we have 2 new Got A Minute? segments, one from a local playwright and an aria from “Magic Flute”.


September 30th, 2pm – 5pm

1511 W. Balmoral No Tickets

* No Cover Charge * All you need to do is drink! Drink and Off Book raises $$$ to produce our show!

Door Prizes: Lifeline Theatre tickets and National Theatre of Scotland “BLACKWATCH” tickets

This September 7, 2012 episode of Chicago Theatre Off Book was partially underwritten by The Alliance. Shot word of the day:  Beast

Review Round-up:

“Sweet and Sad” at Profiles Theater

“Skin Tight” by Cor Theatre

“A Steady Rain” by Chicago Commercial Collective

Special Guests:

Bob Fisher, Founder of The Mammals

Jerry Tietz, General Manager of Chicago Opera Theater 

Got A Minute?

“OMG” written by Eleanor Cavanaugh

“Magic Flute” composed by Mozart, performed by Catherine Spitzer and accompanied by Sarah Jenks

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.

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