WBEZ | RedEye roast http://www.wbez.org/tags/redeye-roast Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Daily Rehearsal: 'Faith Healer' remounts at the Den Theatre http://www.wbez.org/blogs/onstagebackstage/2012-10/daily-rehearsal-faith-healer-remounts-den-theatre-103555 <p><p><img alt="" class="image-original_image" src="http://www.wbez.org/system/files/styles/original_image/llo/insert-images/Faith-Healer-Playbill-04-79.jpg" style="float: left; " title="" /><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif; "><strong>- Coming after the New Year</strong></span></span>:&nbsp;<a href="http://upcomedyclub.com/enhancedCalendar.cfm?date=12/01/12">Carlos Mencia</a> and <a href="http://upcomedyclub.com/enhancedCalendar.cfm?date=01/01/13">Nick Krol</a>l (of FX&#39;s <em>The League</em>) head to UP.</p><p><span style="font-family:georgia,serif;"><span style="font-size: 14px; "><strong>-&nbsp;The Den Theatre is remounting Brian Friel</strong></span></span>&#39;s <em>Faith Healer</em> <a href="http://www.brownpapertickets.com">starting in December</a>. According to the Den, the play previously &quot;played to sold-out houses&quot; at both TurnAround Theatre and Steppenwolf in 1995. It&#39;s a play that &quot;shows us the reality of grace, the unfolding of mystery and the healing powers of faith,&quot; and first opened on Broadway in 1979.</p><p><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif; "><strong>- The <a href="https://twitter.com/redeyechicago/status/263724687937400832">RedEye celebrated </a>10 years of publishing</strong></span></span>&nbsp;last night with an all-star roast at the Laugh Factory, <a href="https://twitter.com/ErnestWilkins/status/263497708852092928">MCed by Ernest Wilkins</a>.</p><p>Questions? Tips? Email <a href="mailto:kdries@wbez.org">kdries@wbez.org</a>.</p></p> Wed, 31 Oct 2012 12:49:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/blogs/onstagebackstage/2012-10/daily-rehearsal-faith-healer-remounts-den-theatre-103555