WBEZ | Judah Friedlander http://www.wbez.org/tags/judah-friedlander Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Daily Rehearsal: Profiles Theatre does 'Hellcab' again http://www.wbez.org/blogs/onstagebackstage/2012-04/daily-rehearsal-profiles-theatre-does-hellcab-again-98135 <p><p><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family:georgia,serif;"><strong>1. Next Theatre is running</strong></span></span> a 2012-13 season full of&nbsp;<em>Iphigenia 2.0,</em>&nbsp;<em>Welcome Home, Jenny Sutter,&nbsp;</em><em>Everything is Illuminated </em>(by Simon Block, adapted from Jonathan Safron Foers’ novel), and the final show of the season,&nbsp;<em>The Exonerated,</em> will be co-produced by Next and&nbsp;Interpretation Center at Northwestern University.</p><p><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family:georgia,serif;"><strong>2. Profiles Theatre</strong></span></span> also has a season for next year (what are the odds?) with&nbsp;<em>Blood from a Stone</em>&nbsp;(revised), <em>After</em>, <em>The Dream of the Burning Boy, and</em>&nbsp;Neil LaBute’s 2010 play <em>The Break of Noon</em> revised exclusively for Profiles Theatre. They'll also be redoing&nbsp;<em>Hellcab</em> by Will Kern to celebrate the 20th anniversary of that production, and want to let you all know that&nbsp;Neil LaBute and Steppenwolf ensemble member Rick Snyder joined Profiles as Resident Artists.</p><p><img alt="" class="image-original_image" src="http://www.wbez.org/system/files/styles/original_image/llo/insert-images/beowulf.jpg" style="float: right; width: 300px; height: 232px; " title=""><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family:georgia,serif;"><strong>3.&nbsp;Arcas Productions&nbsp;is trying out <em>Beowulf </em></strong></span></span>as "an action theatre adaptation" May 31 through June 10 at Studio BE. "<em>BEOWULF </em>blurs the lines between poetry and movement, dance and combat, man and monster to tell this classic story as never before."</p><p><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family:georgia,serif;"><strong>4. Judah Friedlander of <em>30 Rock</em></strong></span></span> will be on <a href="http://www.wbez.org/programs/afternoon-shift-steve-edwards"><em>Afternoon Shift</em> today</a>. That is all.</p><p><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family:georgia,serif;"><strong>5. O/B blogger Kelly Kleiman </strong></span></span>was <a href="http://www.theinsightlabs.org/interview/set-the-sector-free">interviewed about her work</a> in non-profits by Insight Labs.</p><p>Questions? Tips? Email <a href="mailto:kdries@wbez.org">kdries@wbez.org</a>.</p></p> Wed, 11 Apr 2012 12:18:57 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/blogs/onstagebackstage/2012-04/daily-rehearsal-profiles-theatre-does-hellcab-again-98135