Author Archives: jaredmcdaris

The Passion of Boudicca: Casual Reading

We’re hoping to remount The Passion of Boudicca in early 2020, so we’ll be reexamining that script in June. We’ll hopefully make some improvements before prepping it for the new year.

Passion of Boudicca, Theater Stuff

Unrehearsed Double Feature!

Unrehearsed Shakespeare is back at it with Comedy of Errors and Timon of Athens. We’ve performed Comedy of Errors in many places: Elgin, Milwaukee, even on a boat, but never before as the show been on Chicago’s terra firma! COMEDY … Continue reading

Theater Stuff, Unrehearsed Shakespeare

Richard IV, Casual Reading

Richard IV is back! And he’s more conciliatory than ever! A bunch of theater kids are doin’ a casual read of my newest verse script this coming Sunday. PRINCIPAL CAST Ambassador of Spain: Chris Sylvie Ambassador of Rome: Jennifer Bradley … Continue reading

Theater Stuff

The Virtue of Beauty: Promethean Theatre Ensemble Takes Wilde’s Side with Gross Indecency

Promethean Theatre Ensemble has breathed new life into Gross Indecency: telling the story of a man oppressed and abused for being himself, while simultaneously reviving the notion of art as free from the strictures of morality. This is a fascinating … Continue reading

Reviews, Theater Stuff

What in a Name’s That Which We Call a Rose?

“What’s in a Name? That which we call a Rose, By any other name would smell as sweet. So Romeo would, were he not Romeo called.” It’s one of the most famous lines in the English-speaking world, and a pretty … Continue reading

Goofs and Rambles, Theater Stuff, Unrehearsed Shakespeare

Act 5 Fest Presents Romeo & Juliet

Theater Stuff, Unrehearsed Shakespeare

Twelfth Night Photos

iNDie Grant Productions has once again blessed us with gorgeous photos from our annual Twelfth Night! You can enjoy a sampling here, or check out our Facebook Page for the full spread.

Theater Stuff, Unrehearsed Shakespeare

The Pall of Medusa: Staged Reading at Greenhouse Theater

Hey gang! A staged reading of my newest verse play, The Pall of Medusa, is comin’ up at Greenhouse Theater on Wednesday, February 13. Celebrate the season of love by listening to a story about betrayal, mistrust, and environmental destruction! … Continue reading

The Pall of Medusa, Theater Stuff

STARLIGHT RADIO DREAMS S3E11 – “+2 SPEAR OF SHAKING”

It’s here! Season 3, Episode 11 of Starlight Radio Dreams: “+2 Spear of Shaking”

Theater Stuff

Twelfth Night ’19

Our 7th annual Twelfth Night is right around the corner! TWELFTH NIGHT, Unrehearsed Jan 7 & 15, 7:30pm Atlantic Bar & Grill, 5062 N Lincoln Ave Pay What You Will Twelfth Night Tarot art by TheMonsterGhost  

Theater Stuff, Unrehearsed Shakespeare