Category: Roundhouse Productions

"Reservoir Dogs" (Roundhouse Productions): Bitches Kicking Ass and Taking Aim!

#2.  Action, intrigue, jocularity, that’s what I love about a good heist flick.  What do I dislike about caper flicks?  Women!  The absence of women like in “Snatch” annoys me.  The presence of a woman as a prize like in “Oceans 11” aggravates me.  The existence of women as intelligent but scantily-clad crooks like in... Read more »

Review MACBETH: Classic Meets Contemporary!

Review MACBETH: Classic Meets Contemporary!
  Roundhouse Productions presents Macbeth Written by William Shakespeare Directed by Mary Reynard Liss at New Rock Theater, 3933 N. Elston (map) thru June 25  |  tickets: $20  |  more info Reviewed by Katy Walsh In the 2010/2011 season, two top-tier Chicago theaters produced Macbeth. In the fall, the Lyric Opera featured a dazzling version of Verdi’s composition.  In the winter, Chicago Shakes introduced a condensed powerhouse... Read more »