Month: December 2018

A Midsummer Night’s Dream | Chicago Shakespeare Theater, December 16th, 2018

A Midsummer Night’s Dream | Chicago Shakespeare Theater, December 16th, 2018

3.5 out of 4 stars(Originally published on Chicago Stage Standard) Vibrant reimagining of Midsummer Night’s Dream comes to life in Chicago Shakespeare Theater’s Courtyard Theater this holiday season. Internationally acclaimed director Joe Dowling takes this classic tale and infuses it with a musical blend of 

Familiar | Steppenwolf Theatre, November 20, 2018

Familiar | Steppenwolf Theatre, November 20, 2018

4 out of 4 stars (Originally published on Chicago Stage Standard) “Our ancestors are dead, but they do not want our customs to die as well,” says Auntie Anne portrayed by the incomparable Steppenwolf ensemble member Cheryl Lynn Bruce. Steppenwolf’s world premiere of Familiar is a