In their newest show, Deep Cuts, Chicago’s iconic improv group, The Second City, takes a stab at the internet age. In this hilarious 90 minute comedy show, the group’s six performers will poke fun at the quirks of modern society. Deep Cuts runs every Sunday at 7 pm from September 21 through October 12 at UP Comedy Club.
Doors open at 6:15 PM, and tickets are $24.
For more information and to purchase tickets click here!
If you really can’t wait to see Proof, Loyola’s next mainstage production, then boy do we have a treat for you! Up right now on the LUC DFPA Flickr account are exclusive photos of the stage, actors, and brilliance that will become Proof. Find the full photo set by clicking here. The production opens next Friday, September 26 and tickets can be purchased here!
The photos give an insight into just how much work was put into the set, which is designed to replicate a home in the Hyde Park community of Chicago. You can read all about the set construction in the blog post “Proof:” An Exercise in Architecture. Also, the intense work of the actors is perfectly shown through the rehearsal photos. To read what famed Loyola director Jonathan Wilson has to say on filling the large theatre space with as much emotion as possible, check out an exclusive ArtsAlive interview with him by clicking here.
Lucky for you there are still plenty of tickets available for all nights of Proof. Visit the production’s ArtsAlive blog page by clicking here for more information, including performance dates. You can purchase tickets online by following the link here, or by contacting the DFPA Box Office through email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or by calling (773)-508-8400.
Are you a fan of Halloween? You may enjoy Evil Dead: The Musical, directed by Christopher Bondat at The Broadway Playhouse. This musical is filled with everything a Halloween junkie would need; demonic spirits, naïve teenagers wandering alone in the woods, chainsaws and eerie music. This play’s got something for the creep in all of us.
Not obsessed with blood and guts? No problem!
This Canadian classic is chalk-full of hilarious one-liners and humor that’d have the grinch rollin’ in his grave. So come get your creep on with the cast of Toronto’s most beloved musical!
Evil Dead: The Musical* will run from September 23 through October 12 at The Broadway Playhouse. For more information about showtimes or to buy tickets, click here.
*This performance is not suitable for children under the age of 12. See Broadway In Chicago’s website to learn about designated ‘Splatter Zones’!