Scapi DIY Theater and Performance Monthly Recommendations

PHOTO (500 Width) As the theater editor of Scapi Magazine, I'm responsible for putting together a monthly list of DIY theater and performance recommendations for each month. In each of these monthly lists, I post information about a performance (title, location, summary, timing), as well as accessibility symbols that relate to that performance (wheelchair, audio … Continue reading Scapi DIY Theater and Performance Monthly Recommendations

Hungry for the Radical: Ricardo Gamboa and the Impact of the Hoodoisie

I co-wrote feature on The Hoodoisie, a radically politicized, biweekly live news show podcast in a different gentrifying neighborhood every month. 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 the article. The full text of the … Continue reading Hungry for the Radical: Ricardo Gamboa and the Impact of the Hoodoisie

The Show is a Ship: How Prop Thtr’s Incoming Directors Plan to Devise Their Work

I wrote a feature on how the incoming directors to Prop Thtr's upcoming season plan to devise each of their respective shows. 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 … Continue reading The Show is a Ship: How Prop Thtr’s Incoming Directors Plan to Devise Their Work

The Making of a Home: Curators Olivia Lilley and Denise Yvette Serna Launch Salon Series

I wrote a feature on the different artists that performed at the January 2018 HOMESET, a quarterly salon series bringing artists together to share ideas and showcase their works in progress, lesser practiced skills and interests in a casual atmosphere. As the theater editor of Scapi Magazine, I curate my section to focus on work … Continue reading The Making of a Home: Curators Olivia Lilley and Denise Yvette Serna Launch Salon Series

Unearthing the Footprints: Anaemic Theatre and Voice of the City Present New, Devised Play “YIZKOR”

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”

Permission to Make Art: 29th Annual Rhino Fest Returns with Tried, True and New Efforts

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

Exhausting and Exhausted: A Review of Women in Jeopardy at First Folio Theatre

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

Joy and Terror: A Review of Significant Other at About Face Theatre and Theater Wit

I wrote a theater review for Newcity Magazine on "Significant Other" by About Face Theatre and Theater Wit. Click here to read my review. The full text of the article can be viewed below. RECOMMENDED Joshua Harmon (“Bad Jews”) returns with this hilarious and heartwarming (yet melancholy) tale of Jordan Berman: a single gay man in New York … Continue reading Joy and Terror: A Review of Significant Other at About Face Theatre and Theater Wit