Tag: Roger Smart

"Her Naked Skin" (Shattered Globe): Thought-provoking Herstory Lesson

"Her Naked Skin" (Shattered Globe): Thought-provoking Herstory Lesson
#102.  I find it fairly incomprehensible that less than 100 hundred years ago women didn’t have the right to vote.  Literature from the time period always boggles my mind.  Men and women’s opinions of female inferiority is disheartening.  The extreme measures used by suffragettes to instigate an evolution of thought is admirable.  The inhumane measures... 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 »

Review "The Beauty Queen on Leenane": A Winner!

Shattered Globe presents THE BEAUTY QUEEN OF LEENANE At Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 North Southport AveWritten by Martin McDonaghDirected by Steve ScottThru February 27th 2011Thursdays – Saturdays 8pmSundays 3pmBuy TicketsRunning Time:  Two hours with a fifteen minute intermission Reviewed by Katy Walsh Mothers and daughters!  Refusing to eat porridge, pouting for better cookies, lying about peeing... Read more »