Forget talky Shaw and preachy Brecht: new productions of Pygmalion and The Caucasian Chalk Circle offer a whole new perspective. And two one-acts by the author of A Hero Ain't Nothin' But A Sandwich enjoy a well-deserved revival at eta Creative Arts.
So you think you’ve seen Georges Seurat’s famous painting "A Sunday on the Island of La Grande Jatte –1884"? You know, the pointillist one that inspired Stephen Sondheim’s musical Sunday in the Park with George? See it with new eyes when the Art Institute and Chicago Shakespeare collaborate to present a living version of the picture.
Kelly Kleimaneta Creative Arts follows up its well-regarded Flow (which will have an encore presentation at Governors State University next weekend) with Broke-ology, a family drama about the intersection of brothers, elder-care and dominoes.