WBEZ | Bobby Lee http://www.wbez.org/tags/bobby-lee Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Daily Rehearsal: 'A Steady Rain' returns (but without the Hollywood man candy) http://www.wbez.org/blogs/onstagebackstage/2012-06/daily-rehearsal-steady-rain-returns-without-hollywood-man-candy <p><p><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif; "><strong>- Bobby Lee visited the Morning AMp</strong></span></span> and <a href="http://instagr.am/p/MLzq1CuVt5/">posed for an extremely happy photo</a> with hosts Molly and Adam. You know him from MADtv and can <a href="https://twitter.com/bobbyleelive/status/213696011183456257">see him perform at UP</a>&nbsp;this weekend.</p><p><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif; "><strong>- John DeVore</strong></span></span> <a href="http://www.wbez.org/blogs/claire-zulkey/2012-06/john-devore-interview-100337">talked to Claire Zulkey</a> about his time in Chicago for Just for Laughs.&quot;&nbsp;During the week of the festival, I felt about sleep the way I use to feel about cocaine,&quot; he said. &quot;The prospect of collapsing into my hotel bed made excited to live.&quot; He also describes Chicago as &quot;America.&quot;</p><p><img alt="" class="image-original_image" src="http://www.wbez.org/system/files/styles/original_image/llo/insert-images/a%20steady%20rain.jpg" style="float: left; width: 300px; " title="'A Steady Rain' (Photo by Anthony Robert La Penna)" /><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif; "><strong>- The Chicago Commercial Collective&#39;s&nbsp;<a href="http://www.asteadyrainchicago.com"><em>A Steady Rain</em></a></strong></span></span> is being remounted with original cast and crew at the Chicago Dramatists this summer. That does not mean the original cast on Broadway, which was Hugh Jackman and Daniel Craig, but&nbsp;Randy Steinmeyer and Peter DeFaria.</p><p><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif; "><strong>-&nbsp;</strong></span></span><a href="http://www.facebook.com/l.php?u=http%3A%2F%2Fchicagoplays.com%2Fcomponent%2Feventlist%2Feventdetail%2F160390.html&amp;h=oAQE86LdZ"><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif; "><strong>The League of Chicago Theatres</strong></span></span> <em>Theater Thursdays</em></a> program this summer will include shows from Caffeine Theatre, eta Creative Arts Foundation, Redtwist, Stage Left, The Building Stage and The Inconvenience.&nbsp;</p><p><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif; "><strong>-&nbsp;The <a href="http://saintsebastianplayers.org/Home_Page.php">Saint Sebastian Players</a>&nbsp;</strong></span></span>have figured out their 2012-13 season; they&#39;re doing A.R. Gurney&#39;s The Dining Room (a personal favorite); the world premiere of <em>Lefties </em>by Lee Johnson; and <em>Measure for Measure</em>.</p><p>Questions? Tips? Email <a href="mailto:kdries@wbez.org">kdries@wbez.org</a>.</p></p> Fri, 22 Jun 2012 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/blogs/onstagebackstage/2012-06/daily-rehearsal-steady-rain-returns-without-hollywood-man-candy