WBEZ | Dave Thomas http://www.wbez.org/tags/dave-thomas Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Daily Rehearsal: 'Sweet Bird of Youth' extended before official opening http://www.wbez.org/blogs/onstagebackstage/2012-09/daily-rehearsal-sweet-bird-youth-extended-official-opening-102550 <p><p><img alt="" class="image-original_image" src="http://www.wbez.org/system/files/styles/original_image/llo/insert-images/sweet%20bird%20of%20youth.jpg" style="height: 375px; width: 300px; float: left; " title="" /><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif; "><strong>- Dave Thomas,who you know best from SCTV,</strong></span></span>&nbsp;is doing a &nbsp;two day-long workshop at Second City&#39;s Training Center October 24-25 called&nbsp;<em><a href="http://www.secondcity.com/training/chicago/coursecatalog/383">How to Sell Your Comedy and Make Money</a>.</em> The cost is $175 for one day and $300 for two. On the 26th Thomas will host a Writer&#39;s Salon that will be $20 and sounds like an abridged version of the training.</p><p><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif; "><strong>-&nbsp;Tony Award winner and director</strong></span></span> Mary Zimmerman <a href="http://www.wbez.org/programs/afternoon-shift/2012-09-18/afternoon-shift-150-ranking-first-families-102499">came to <em>Afternoon Shift</em></a> and talked about her work on <em>Metamorphoses</em>.</p><p><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif; "><strong>- <em>Sweet Bird of Youth</em></strong></span></span> hasn&#39;t even officially opened yet and it has been extended through October 28, adding five performances.</p><p>Questions? Tips? Email <a href="mailto:kdries@wbez.org">kdries@wbez.org</a>.</p></p> Thu, 20 Sep 2012 11:28:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/blogs/onstagebackstage/2012-09/daily-rehearsal-sweet-bird-youth-extended-official-opening-102550