WBEZ | Adam Ferrara http://www.wbez.org/tags/adam-ferrara Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Daily Rehearsal: GTT stalks Bill Pullman and Jeff Goldblum http://www.wbez.org/blogs/onstagebackstage/2012-08/daily-rehearsal-gtt-stalks-bill-pullman-and-jeff-goldblum-102114 <p><p><img alt="" class="image-original_image" src="http://www.wbez.org/system/files/styles/original_image/llo/insert-images/pullman%20goldblum.jpg" style="height: 152px; width: 300px; float: right; " title="" />-&nbsp;<strong>Adam Ferrara <a href="http://www.vocalo.org//amp/2012-08/friday-funday-0">was on</a> The Morning AMp today.&nbsp;</strong>You know him from <em>Rescue Me</em>, but he&#39;s <a href="http://www.wbez.org/blogs/onstagebackstage/2012-06/daily-rehearsal-chance-see-cyndi-lauper-100462">at UP this weekend</a>.</p><p><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif; "><strong>- Steppenwolf&#39;s <a href="http://www.wbez.org/blogs/onstagebackstage/2012-08/daily-rehearsal-frank-rich-advises-young-theater-critics-see-even-bad">show banners</a></strong></span></span><a href="http://www.wbez.org/blogs/onstagebackstage/2012-08/daily-rehearsal-frank-rich-advises-young-theater-critics-see-even-bad"> give-away</a> was somewhat of a success; check out <a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10151030212938587.420918.13704073586&amp;type=1">the submissions</a>. People had some fun, including&nbsp;Gil Tanner, who posed for <em>Penelope </em>and said, &quot;Thank you, Steppenwolf! You have no idea how excited I am to have a large photograph of John Mahoney in my living room.&quot; There was a bit of <a href="https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10151031260498587&amp;set=a.10151030212938587.420918.13704073586&amp;type=3&amp;theater">meme-ing</a> going on.</p><p><span style="font-family:georgia,serif;"><span style="font-size: 14px; "><strong>- <a href="http://www.gorillatango.com">Gorilla Tango Theatre</a>&nbsp;is trying to get </strong></span></span>both Bill Pullman and Jeff Goldblum to come to <em>Once Upon a Rom Com: The Bill Pullman Story</em>. &quot;This fun, original, and endearing script written by recent Chicago transplant, Brian Work, and directed by Chicago native, Neal Fischer, is sure to educate those who only know Bill Pullman as &#39;the guy who got left at the end of <em>Sleepless In Seattle</em>.&#39;&quot; They&#39;ve launched that they&#39;re dubbing a &quot;grassroots&quot; campaign which in Fischer&#39;s words means&nbsp;&ldquo;Telling everyone we know to annoyingly e-mail their people and demand they come.&rdquo;&nbsp;</p><p>Questions? Tips? Email <a href="mailto:kdries@wbez.org">kdries@wbez.org</a>.</p></p> Fri, 31 Aug 2012 11:17:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/blogs/onstagebackstage/2012-08/daily-rehearsal-gtt-stalks-bill-pullman-and-jeff-goldblum-102114