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“Las Hermanas Padilla”

“Las Hermanas Padilla”

There are some fine performances in this 90 minute production ( no intermission) and the projections(Liviu Pasare), Lighting ( Michael C. Smith) and sound ( Christopher Kriz) all make the effects and moods a part of the show [Read More]

News at The Venue ( Horseshoe in Hammond)

News at The Venue ( Horseshoe in Hammond)

Many of us forget that we have a "little bit of Vegas" right in our own back yard. The fabulous VENUE located at The Horseshoe Casino in nearby Hammond ( just over the state line) offers us a myriad of shows- shows for every taste. [Read More]

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“Beast on the Moon”

“Beast on the Moon”

I will say that in the final, and quite dramatic scenes, each and every part finds its place and the audience can leave [Read More]

“Don’t Dress for Dinner”

“Don’t Dress for Dinner”

No matter what we are feeling, or how much stress we are dealing with, a good farce will at least give us hours of [Read More]

“Where do all the actors come from?”

“Where do all the actors come from?”

I guess the way that this works is that the older kids, who have "paid their dues", so to speak get the bigger roles [Read More]

“Between You Me and the Lampshade” review by Lawrence Riordan

“Between You Me and the Lampshade” review by Lawrence Riordan

I thought that she not only that she executed the part with perfect verisimilitude, but also find it very believable [Read More]

“HAIR”

“HAIR”

This production cannot work unless the cast is into it, and it was very evident that this fairly young cast understood [Read More]

Joseph Jefferson Award “Nominees” Non-Equity

Joseph Jefferson Award “Nominees” Non-Equity

Watching the local actors, directors, tech people wait to see if they will win the coveted award and hearing the [Read More]

El Tapeo- Tapas comes to Oakbrook

El Tapeo- Tapas comes to Oakbrook

We asked Krystal, who knew our likes and dislikes (although we had none of those) to select two deserts for us to [Read More]