Chicago Shakes’s marketing says it all, doesn’t it? As You Like It, William Shakespeare’s pastoral comedy. Music by The Beatles, forgers of one of the most piquant and diverse songbooks in music history. That VW minibus done up in rainbow hearts. Everything screams pure flower power. But that’s not at all what we discover upon
Archives for October 2021
By Quinn Rigg Getting into the holiday season, it’s natural to ponder holiday seasons past. Over the years, each celebration creates another constant, stable platform built off of the one before it. Safety is found in knowing the playbook that tradition formulates. However, Black Button Eyes Productions challenges this notion by the most charming means
By Quinn Rigg There are remedies for sickness, and there are fixes for what is broken, but there is no panacea for a broken heart. Boards can be nailed, cloth can be sewn, and fevers can be settled; but, save time and attention, nothing can relieve the suffering of a vulnerable desire denied its satisfaction.