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"This tiny Rogers Park venue is huge in creative genius ...
some of Chicago's finest thespian and creative talent ... searing, poignant, acerbic, surreal, and thought-provoking theater."

Windy City Times

Past Productions

2013-2014


Hello Failure

June 11-July 13, 2014

What To Listen For

May 31-July 6, 2014

Sandalwood

March 28-April 20, 2014

Request Concert

January 22-February 2, 2014

The Dangling Conversation:
A Series of
Short Plays

January 17- February 14

Through The Leaves

January 5-February 2, 2014

The Kindness of Strangers:
A Festival of Storytelling

October 20-November 6. 2013

2012-2013


Lives of the Pigeons

May 30 - June 30, 2013

Elsewhere

March 22 - April 21, 2013

lady M.

PHOTOS | January 14 - February 6, 2013

Sugarward

PHOTOS | January 3 - February 10, 2013

Season XIII: Open House & Preview

December 8

Choosing to Be Here: A Storytelling Festival

PHOTOS | October 14 - 31

2011-2012


An Interrogation Primer at FringeNYC

PHOTOS | August 11 - 26

The Promise

May 20 - June 16

Joan's Laughter

May 14 - June 17

Enola

May 11 - June 15

In/Corporate (Five Tales of Anxiety)

January 26 - February 2

An Interrogation Primer

PHOTOS | November 10 - December 17

twentyone

PHOTOS | November 5 - December 13

Through the Middle Ground

PHOTOS | October 30 - December 18

2010-2011


CUT TO THE QUICK: ON LOCATION

July 30 - August 17, 2011

10th Anniversary Series Staged Readings

December 2010 - June 2011


Cherry Smoke

November 21 - December 19, 2010

2009-2010


People We Know

May 7 - June 6

The Artist Needs a Wife

January 15 - February 14

Rewind

November 20 - December 20

2008-2009


Cut to the Quick: after/math

April 19 - May 17, 2009

Cut to the Quick: Atom Smashers

April 19 - May 17, 2009

The Rocks

April 12 - May 17, 2009

The Bird Sanctuary

April 12 - May 17, 2009

Cut to the Quick: Static/Cling

PHOTOS | November 16 - December 21, 2008

Cut to the Quick: Splinters and Shrapnel

PHOTOS | November 16 - December 21, 2008

Cut to the Quick: Splayed Verbiage

PHOTOS | November 16 - December 21, 2008

2007-2008


On My Parents' One Hundredth Wedding Anniversary

April 10 - May 11

Faster

PHOTOS | March 8 - April 6, 2008

Slipping

PHOTOS | February 5 - February 27, 2008

Perfect

PHOTOS | February 1 - March 1, 2008

Butt Nekkid

REVIEWS | November 12-December 16, 2007

Smart

REVIEWS | November 8 - December 16, 2007

365 Days/365 Plays

November 2 - November 3, 2007

Harvest VI: Festival of New Works

September 1, 2007 - December 16, 2007

Drive

August 27 - October 1, 2007

2006-2007


Actual Size!

June 3, 10, 17 & 24, 2007

Raised

June 1 - July 1, 2007

Katzelmacher

REVIEWS | PHOTOS | March 4 - April 1, 2007

Thief River

REVIEWS | PHOTOS | February 22 - April 1, 2007

Sweet Pretty Love Jam

PHOTOS | November 19 - December 17, 2006

New Orleans

PHOTOS | November 16 - December 17, 2006

Harvest V: Festival of New Works

September 17, 2006 - June 17, 2007

henry hettinger

REVIEWS | PHOTOS | August 19 - September 10, 2006

2005-2006


Porno

PHOTOS | May 14 - June 11, 2006

Harvest IV: Arrivals

November 13-20, 2005

Crave

PHOTOS | October 27-December 18, 2005

Galileo

PHOTOS | September 16-October 15, 2005

2004-2005


Barebones and Skin II

June 9-26, 2005

Strangers Knocking

PHOTOS | May 5-29, 2005

Brian and Shevat

PHOTOS | April 1-April 24, 2005

When Women Wore Wings

PHOTOS | February 20-April 24, 2005

Salome

PHOTOS | February 17-March 20, 2005

Harvest III: Festival of New Works

Nov. 9 - Nov. 29, 2004

Maggie: A Girl of the Streets

PHOTOS | October 21-December 19, 2004

The Sum of Her Parts

PHOTOS | September 10-October 10, 2004

2003-2004


Tail Eats Snake

PHOTOS | August 6-29, 2004

Underwater

June 4-26, 2004

The Elephant Man

PHOTOS | January 15-February 15, 2004

Harvest II: Festival of New Works

November 10-25, 2003

The Balsa Heart

PHOTOS | October 12-November 4, 2003

2002-2003


Barebones and Skin

June 6-21, 2003

The 4th Graders Present an Unnamed Love-Suicide

PHOTOS | May 2 - 31, 2003

The Paranormal Review

March 7 - March 29, 2003

March On My Grave

February 7 - 9, 2003

Fifedom II: Parodies Lost

November 30-December 15, 2002

Harvest Festival of New Works

Oct. 28, 2002 - Nov. 11, 2002

Monsters from the Id in "Bizarre Bazaar"

October 25-November 16, 2002

Flicker of an Expiring Candle

PHOTOS | Sept-Oct 2002

2001-2002


Innocent Thoughts

PHOTOS | July-August, 2002

If God is Dead, Who's Been Smiting Me?

PHOTOS | April-May, 2002

Fifedom I: Pair o' Dese & One o' Dose

February 2002

Style of Sympathy

Nov-Dec, 2001

2000-2001


Lysistrata

June-July, 2001

Bowlscrapers to Skyscrapers: Business as Usual

June-July, 2001