Tag: Behzad Dabu

"Blood and Gifts" (Timeline Theatre): Thrilling, Stinging, Frightening

"Blood and Gifts" (Timeline Theatre):  Thrilling, Stinging, Frightening
TimeLine Theatre presents the Chicago premiere of BLOOD AND GIFTS. Reeling in the aftermath of 9/11, the United States became obsessed hunting weapons of mass destruction and Osama bid Laden.  Across the country, Americans scratched their heads and mused, ‘how did we get here?‘  Playwright J.T. Rogers answers that question by chronicling the 1980’s Soviet-Afghan... Read more »

"We Live Here" (Theatre Seven): Writers Adapt to Chicago

"We Live Here" (Theatre Seven):  Writers Adapt to Chicago
When I’m returning from the mothercountry (Indiana) after a holiday or family what-not, I like to get off I90 at the Stony Island exit.  I meander through the ancient World Fair grounds, graze Hyde Park, and settle onto the Drive.  It’s the most scenic jaunt of my journey!  My favorite moment is coming around a... Read more »

Review "Down & Dirty Romeo & Juliet": A Classic to Go!

    Shattered Globe Theatre presents       Down & Dirty Romeo & Juliet         Written by William Shakespeare Directed by Roger Smart at various Chicago locations (see below) through July 17  |  tickets: $18   |  more info Reviewed by Katy Walsh ‘Where art thou Romeo?’  Well, Juliet, last time I saw him, he was... Read more »
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