1. The 2011 Non-Equity Joseph Jefferson Awards (Jeff Awards) have been announced, with repeat wins by Cabaret by The Hypocrites, The Three Faces of Dr. Crippen by The Strange Tree Group,and Cats at Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre.
Kelly KleimanSo what is there to do around this burg on Memorial Day weekend? Next week, well, that'll be something: the official start of summer, outdoor performances and festivals everywhere you look; but what about right now?
1. Looking ahead: Northwestern's SummerStage season starts June 24 with The Johnny Mercer Songwriters Project: Applause! Applause! A Celebration of Charles Strouse, with performances by Strouse himself and Christine Ebersole.