CMP Tactical Lazer Tag

This weekend, we went to Frankfort, IL to play laser tag at CMP Tactical Lazer Tag. It was awesome. They were running a Groupon that made it a very good deal. It’s a bit of a drive out of the city and we got a little lost. At one point, we were wandering a dark […]

Read More CMP Tactical Lazer Tag

Review: Iphigenia in Aulis

This week, we went to check out Iphigenia in Aulis at the Court Theater. I was particularly keen to see this production after seeing 3/4 of the Hypocrites’ All Our Tragic. Also, Court Theater is really a gem in Hyde Park. I’ve seen three of my all time favorite shows there: James Joyce’s The Dead, […]

Read More Review: Iphigenia in Aulis

Review: A Winter’s Tale

Earlier this week, we went to see A Winter’s Tale by Promethean Theatre Ensemble at the Athenaeum. It’s one of Shakespeare’s last plays. It’s a strange comedy. As the director explained in the program, it’s been called a “problem play” among other things. They explain that the first half resembles a Greek tragedy while the […]

Read More Review: A Winter’s Tale

Malkovich Malkovich Malkovich

Last week, I went to see “Malkovich Malkovich Malkovich” at the Catherine Edelman Gallery in River North. For those of you who haven’t heard, photographer Sandro Miller has an entire show playing homage to 38 or so famous photos where John Malkovich plays the central character in every one. For instance, Malkovich plays the Migrant […]

Read More Malkovich Malkovich Malkovich

Vodou at the Field Museum

Last night, we went to the Field Museum’s Vodou exhibition as part of Donor’s night. We went as guests and we had a lovely time. It was a chance for the museum to showcase its new exhibition while steward loyal patrons. I think they did a nice job. It started with a buffet of Haitian […]

Read More Vodou at the Field Museum