I wrote a feature on Anaemic Theatre and Voice of the City's new, devised play "Yizkor," which focuses on themes like the Holocaust, government-sanctioned genocide, anti-semitism, immigration, faith and family. As the theater editor of Scapi Magazine, I curate my section to focus on work that highlights DIY theater and performance in Chicago. Click here to … Continue reading Unearthing the Footprints: Anaemic Theatre and Voice of the City Present New, Devised Play “YIZKOR”
I wrote a feature on Curious Theatre Branch and Prop Thtr's 29th Annual Rhinoceros Theater Festival (Rhino Fest). As the theater editor of Scapi Magazine, I curate my section to focus on work that highlights DIY theater and performance in Chicago. Click here to read my article. The full text of the article can be … Continue reading Permission to Make Art: 29th Annual Rhino Fest Returns with Tried, True and New Efforts
I wrote a typewriter poem with Poems While You Wait for Classic Album Sundays Chicago during their monthly album presentation. This one in particular was for Steely Dan's "Aja." The poem is an homage to Steely Dan's history and story. You can view the typewritten poem here or read it in plain text below. "Ghosts" By … Continue reading Ghosts: a poem in homage to Steely Dan’s ‘Aja’ for Poems While You Wait and Classic Album Sundays Chicago
I wrote a feature on Amina Ross's ECLIPSING festival as my first piece on DIY theater and performance in Chicago for Scapi Magazine as their new theater editor. Click here to read my article. The full text of the article can be viewed below. Much of what creative and artist Amina Ross has learned about … Continue reading The Origins of the Word: Amina Ross Curates ECLIPSING Festival with Creatives who Mobilize Darkness
I wrote a theater review for Newcity Magazine on "Women in Jeopardy" by First Folio Theatre at the Mayslake Peabody Estate. Click here to read my review. The full text of the article can be viewed below. The Chicago premiere of Wendy MacLeod’s story of three divorcées is described as a comedy in the style of “’Thelma and … Continue reading Exhausting and Exhausted: A Review of Women in Jeopardy at First Folio Theatre
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I went on Scapi Magazine's "Sounding Board" podcast, in which they announced my position as their new Theater Section editor. We talked about the DIY theater scene in Chicago and (CW: 32:00) Aziz Ansari/sexual assault and harassment. Click here to view the podcast page posting and click here to listen to the podcast episode.