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Theatre Thursday: Chicago Edition

Wanted to switch things up a bit this Theatre Thursday, and feature not only a new work, but a work I have yet to see. … 270 more words


From Screen to Stage: B-Side Studio Breathes Life Back Into Live Theatre

By Matthew T. Messina

I have vivid memories of sleeping over at my grandmother’s house as a young child.  I had a set bedtime, but I always snuck out of bed and crept into the living room where she would be watching reruns of sitcoms from decades past.   921 more words

The Theatre School At DePaul University

'Warriors' reading to benefit Newtown

On March 24, 1998, when Mary Hollis Inboden was 12 years old, a boy pulled a fire alarm at her middle school, ran into the woods to meet his friend, and they both started shooting at the students and teachers as they filed outside on the playground. 129 more words


The New Colony's 'Down and Derby' needs more derby, less down

A new play about a rough-and-tumble roller derby team devised by The New Colony? Sign me up!

The New Colony knows how to put on a show. 425 more words


The little lesbian show that could, or the power of the almighty quiche lives on

One of the most pee-your-pants funny nights I’ve spent in a theatre occurred last summer in a dusty space at the Chicago Dankhaus. The New Colony’s… 124 more words


Send the Lesbians to New York!

Last night was the incredibly fun keg fundraiser for Five Lesbians Eating A Quiche!  The beer pong tournament was a great success and no one peed in the pool! 139 more words

Five Lesbians Eating a Quiche in New York

This might not be quite nerdy and not quite about burlesque, but what are all blogs secretly for if not for shameless self-promotion?  Besides, anyone reading this blog is bound to be interested in: 101 more words