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Potted Potter

True story: I’ve never read a Harry Potter book, nor seen any of the eight films from the wildly popular series. I’ll admit that in the Aughts, my resistance was that of a snotty, 20-something faux rebel. 607 more words

EDGE Media Network (Chicago Theater Reviews)

This Week in Theater: "Unspeakable"

The stars of Unspeakable, and its director and co-author, Rod Gailes OBC,  join Dean to talk about Richard Pryor who inspired the play. They talk about Pryor’s comedy inspirations, including the brothel in which his entrepreneur grandmother raised him. 24 more words

Dean Richards' Sunday Morning

Unspeakable | A play inspired by Richard Pryor

Sex, Drugs and Comedy. Unspeakable is an unflinching ride through the emotional landscape of Richard Pryor spanning sixty-one years and focused on the period between 1967 and 1982. 209 more words

Chicago Events

Rumer Willis and Patrick Mulvey: 'For the Record Presents: Dear John Hughes'

Broadway in Chicago celebrates the 30th anniversary of John Hughes’s “The Breakfast Club,” with Production “For the Record Presents: Dear John Hughes,” starring Rumer Willis and Patrick Mulvey. 30 more words

Bill Leff And Wendy Snyder

Buyer & Cellar celebrates 400th performance!

Hit show Buyer & Cellar and star Michael Urie celebrated 400 performances after today’s matinee show with a fresh, hot Giordano’s Pizza! Who needs cake when you have Chicago deep dish? 12 more words

Broadway In Chicago

Michael Urie Twitter Q&A

Michael Urie, the award-winning actor from the hit show “Buyer & Cellar”, will be joining Broadway In Chicago for a LIVE Twitter chat on Wednesday, May 21! 79 more words

Broadway In Chicago