Today, Chicago Theatre Off Book is reviewing exciting offerings from local theatre companies: “The Woman in White” by Lifeline Theatre, “The Big Knife” by Raven Theatre, “Hamlet” by Writers Theatre.And Off Book talks with special guests: Mike Menendian, co-Artistic Director and Director of “The Big Knife” at Raven Theatre and Jack Zimmerman, Subscriber Relations, Media Services at Lyric Opera.And of course, we have 2 new Got A Minute? segments from local playwrights.
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: Two pairs of Lifeline Theatre tickets, a pair of tickets to National Theatre of Scotland “BLACK WATCH” tickets, a pair of tickets to Rivendell’s “WRENS” and a pair of tickets to any show in the Rivendell Theatre 2012/2013 season.
This September 28, 2012 episode of Chicago Theatre Off Book was partially underwritten by The Alliance.
Shot word of the day: Big
Mike Menendian, co-Artistic Director and Director of “The Big Knife” at Raven Theatre
Jack Zimmerman, Subscriber Relations, Media Services at Lyric Opera
Got A Minute?
“Oral Pleasure” by Nicholas Bailey
“Friends Don’t Break Up” by Eleanor Cavanaugh
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.