“What kind of lesbian would you want to be? I mean, it’s a great question, right? Everybody has to ask it at some time in their life!”Words of wisdom from Megan Johns, who plays super-nice doily dyke Wren Robin in New Colony’s 5 Lesbians Eating a Quiche, now extended through August 13.
A loft in Pilsen with a “stage” that’s actually the old refrigerator room at a macaroni factory are a bit outside the usual theater loop—but they represent just a fraction of the traveling done by actor-director Melissa Hawkins, who brings her experience in Eastern European theater to Theatre Y, per
Maybe he’ll show off his rond de jambe. Tonight Mayor Rahm Emanuel circulates a bit, then delivers a few remarks at the opening reception of the Dance USA 2011 Annual Conference, being held in Chicago. Expect reassuring talk; let’s hope he walks the walk.