WBEZ | After http://www.wbez.org/tags/after Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Daily Rehearsal: Profiles Theatre extends 'After' http://www.wbez.org/blogs/onstagebackstage/2012-10/daily-rehearsal-profiles-theatre-extends-after-102937 <p><p><img alt="" class="image-original_image" src="http://www.wbez.org/system/files/styles/original_image/llo/insert-images/after.jpg" style="height: 138px; width: 300px; float: left; " title="" /><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif; "><strong>- Profiles Theatre extended <a href="http://www.profilestheatre.org/after.html"><em>After </em></a></strong></span></span>for three weeks; it&#39;ll now play through November 4.</p><p><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif; "><strong>- Jimmy Carrane and Tim Kazurinsky</strong></span></span> <a href="http://www.wbez.org/programs/afternoon-shift/2012-10-04/afternoon-shift-162-improv-performance-102907">joined <em>Afternoon Shift</em></a> to talk about their Improv festival at Navy Pier this weekend. As the <a href="http://www.chicagoreader.com/chicago/four-star-comedy-fest-at-navy-pier/Content?oid=7568913"><em>Reader </em>reports</a>, you&#39;re in for a ton of free workshops and some stellar performances, including by Tim Meadows, who <a href="http://www.suntimes.com/entertainment/stage/15526666-421/comedy-fest-a-stand-up-affair-at-navy-pier.html">told the <em>Sun-Times </em></a>that he&#39;s &quot;sort-of&quot; friends with Jason Sudeikis, who keeps him up on the latest <em>SNL</em>&#39;s worth watching.</p><p><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif; "><strong>- Maria Bamford</strong></span></span> mentioned radio-lovely Delilah <a href="http://www.wbez.org/blogs/onstagebackstage/2012-09/daily-rehearsal-maria-bamford-scheduled-october-second-city">during her set last night</a>, and though she seemed a bit crazy by<a href="http://timeoutchicago.com/arts-culture/comedy/15754161/maria-bamford-at-the-up-comedy-club-comedy-review"> Jason Heidemann&#39;s account</a>, &quot;An unskilled perfomer this fixated on her own interior world might inspire groans, but Bamford is never not funny or unrelatable.&quot;</p><p>Questions? Tips? Email <a href="mailto:kdries@wbez.org">kdries@wbez.org</a>.</p></p> Fri, 05 Oct 2012 13:51:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/blogs/onstagebackstage/2012-10/daily-rehearsal-profiles-theatre-extends-after-102937