WBEZ | Evanston Which Is Over There http://www.wbez.org/tags/evanston-which-over-there Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Daily Rehearsal: Jeff Garlin returns to Steppenwolf http://www.wbez.org/blogs/onstagebackstage/2012-11/daily-rehearsal-jeff-garlin-returns-steppenwolf-103666 <p><p><img 2012="" alt="" anybody="" at="" book="" by="" chicago="" class="image-original_image" comedy.="" crappy="" deborah="" does="" erin="" flickr="" for="" just="" kickoff="" laughs="" src="http://www.wbez.org/system/files/styles/original_image/llo/insert-images/7183958449_359e71b007_z.jpg" style="height: 374px; width: 300px; float: left; " tbs="" this="" title="Jeff Garlin at TBS' Just For Laughs 2012 kickoff at Chicago Underground Comedy. (Flickr/Erin Nekervis)" underground="" want="" /><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif; "><strong>-&nbsp;Steppenwolf is bringing Jeff Garlin</strong></span></span>&#39;s solo show <em>Closer Than I Appear</em> from December 4 through the 16th. His last performance there was in 2011,&nbsp;<a href="http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-07-07/comedian-and-writer-jeff-garlin-returns-chicago-88821">called <em>No Sugar Tonight</em></a>.</p><p><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif; "><strong>- <em>Kinky Boots</em> <a href="http://broadwayworld.com/article/Harvey-Fierstein-and-Cyndi-Laupers-KINKY-BOOTS-Closes-in-Chicago-Today-November-4-Preps-for-March-2013-Broadway-Debut-20121104">opens on Broadway in March</a></strong></span></span>, having just finished a run in Chicago. They also want you to vote, according to<a href="https://twitter.com/HarveyFierstein/status/265211156585644032"> Harvey Fierstein&#39;s Twitter</a>.</p><p><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif; "><strong>- <a href="http://curioustheatrebranch.com/onstage/"><em>Evanston, Which Is Over There </em></a></strong></span></span>is the latest Beau O&#39;Reilly production from Curious Theatre Branch. As it&#39;s title suggests, the play takes place in Chicago, &quot;in the wilds of...Rogers Park&mdash;its beaches, coffee shops and non-working elevator buildings.&quot;</p><p>Questions? Tips? Email <a href="mailto:kdries@wbez.org">kdries@wbez.org</a>.</p></p> Mon, 05 Nov 2012 14:17:00 -0600 http://www.wbez.org/blogs/onstagebackstage/2012-11/daily-rehearsal-jeff-garlin-returns-steppenwolf-103666