Author Archives: jaredmcdaris

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

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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


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

Starlight Radio Dreams: Olympic Shore S2E3: “Golden Baby Showers”

Yes, you read that title correctly. I got to guest star as a creepy Pan (with faint undertones of the Midnight Bomber What Bombs at Midnight), as well as a TV hero, last month with Starlight Radio Dreams. You can … Continue reading

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