Tag: Cheryl Graeff

EXTENDED Thru Dec 14 "Appropriate" (Victory Gardens): Marvelously Inappropriate

EXTENDED Thru Dec 14 "Appropriate" (Victory Gardens):  Marvelously Inappropriate
182 Victory Gardens Theatre, in association with Actors Theatre of Louisville, presents the co-World Premiere of APPROPRIATE.  I’ve never really liked the word ‘appropriate.’  The label is thrown around with confident ease to judge improper behavior.  The wrinkle is the verdict is purely subjective.  In this new work, Playwright Branden Jacobs-Jenkins makes that point numerous times... Read more »

"The Whale" (Victory Gardens): Extraordinary!

"The Whale" (Victory Gardens):  Extraordinary!
Victory Gardens presents the Midwest premiere of THE WHALE.  Charlie is fat.  He weighs about 600+ pounds. He is stuck -literally- on his couch. And he’s dying of congestive heart failure.  His only contact with the outside world are his online writing students and his friend that’s a nurse.  Two new people stumble in his... Read more »

Review "Body Awareness": Rips Off The Skin To Expose The Guts!

Profiles Theatre presents BODY AWARENESSAt 4147 N. BroadwayWritten by Annie BakerDirected by Benjamin ThiemThru June 27th Buy TicketsRunning Time:  One hour and twenty minutes with no intermission Repetitive routines, unusual preoccupation with a particular subject, inability to empathize:  Asperger Syndrome?  Or someone in a ‘bad place’?    Profiles Theatre presents the Midwest premiere of BODY AWARENESS,... Read more »

"Graceland": Not Elvis' Final Resting Place

GRACELANDExtended through August 16thProfiles Theatre4147 N. BroadwayJuly 2, 2009 Buying the house a round and going home and shooting himself. It’s hard to imagine the humor in that scenario. But it’s that mystery of a father’s death that is the catalyst for Graceland‘s witty dialogue about family dysfunction, love woes, and career confusion. I was... Read more »

"The Mercy Seat" Theatre Review: 9/12 Attacks On The Homefront

Profiles Theatre presents The Mercy Seat Written by Neil LaBute Directed by Joe Jahraus 9/11 is an unforgettable day. The next day, not so much! Although no one ever asks “where were you on 9/12?” that is the chosen setting for Profile Theatre’s production of The Mercy Seat. Among the ruins of the 2001 terrorists’... Read more »