Redtwist Announces 2013-2014 Season – 15 shows!
Redtwist Theatre announces its complete line-up for 2013-2014 Season, which includes 15 productions, all at its black box, storefront location, in the Bryn Mawr Historic District of Chicago’s Edgewater neighborhood. The complete season includes 7 Chicago premieres and 4 world premieres.
There are five MAIN Season shows, which include at least 18 performances. Each of the five MORE RED (off night) and DARK RED (late night) series plays perform in rotating rep with the MAIN Season productions and primarily use the same set as the MAIN Season show.
Thur-Sat at 7:30pm, Sun at 3pm. Tickets: $25-$30
Clybourne Park by Bruce Norris, Directed by Steve Scott
MORE RED Series
Off night, up-close play series that reaches out and pulls you in
Sat at 3pm, Sun & Mon at 7:30pm. Tickets: $20
Jack Goes Boating by Bob Glaudini, Directed by Laley Lippard
Oct 19 – Nov 11, 2013
Two very quirky, shy people find each other and fall in love…while their best friends, a dashing married couple who fixed them up and seem to have it all, begin to uncover all the skeletons in their own closet. A charming and funny dissection of two fascinating relationships going in vastly different directions.
Shipwrecked by Donald Margulies, Directed by Ian Frank
Dec 21, 2013 – Jan 13, 2014 (Chicago Premiere)
A dazzling story like nothing you’ve ever seen, recounting the endless adventures of one man covering the globe at the close of the 19th century as he shares his ravishing tales. Storytelling for the ages.
Love and Understanding by Joe Penhall, Directed by Jaclynn Jutting
Mar 1 – Mar 24, 2014 (Chicago premiere)
A young married couple, both successful doctors, are embarking on their marriage and careers, when a college friend from hell arrives to wreak hilarious havoc on every morsel of their lives.
A Picasso by Jeffrey Hatcher, Directed by Josh Sobel
May 31 – June 23, 2014
A female Nazi officer is assigned to interrogate Picasso to authenticate three confiscated artworks. A genius at painting, Picasso is equally adept at playing cat-and-mouse.
The Size of the World by Charles Evered, Directed by Adam Goldstein
Aug 9 – Sep 1, 2014 (Chicago premiere)
The dreamer in all of us is revealed. Peter is a young man bursting with exotic ideas for mass success, but he has one limitation: he’s not very good at anything. And yet, a kindly elderly couple urge him on!
DARK RED Series
Late night, after hours comedy series – BYOB
Fridays & Saturdays at 10:30pm. Tickets: $15
Please Say Yes, Directed by Reshmi Hazra
Oct 18 – Nov 16, 2013 (Chicago premiere)
Men Exposed, Directed by Matt Dominguez
Dec 20, 2013 – Jan 25, 2014 (Chicago premiere)
44 Ways to End Your Sex Life, Directed by Jason Fleece
Feb 28 – Apr 5, 2014 (World premiere)
Before Death Do Us Part, Directed by Nate Silver
May 30 – Jul 5, 2014 (World premiere)
TBD, Directed by Aaron Henrickson
Aug 8 – Sep 13, 2104 (World premiere)
Redtwist is located at 1044 W Bryn Mawr, 2 blks W of LSD, 2 blks E of the Red Line El station. Street parking (paybox/meters until 10pm, Free on Sundays) is available on Bryn Mawr, side streets, and Broadway. Please reserve 48 hours in advance. Credit cards accepted by phone and online via BuzzOnStage to guarantee seating.