Cruella de Ville's public speaking seminar, Plucky Rosenthal's vintage variety show, and a staged reading of the Keanu Reeve's classic SPEED — all at Gorilla Tango Bucktown in March!

justPluckyGorilla Tango Theatre Bucktown is proud to present numerous off-night performances in March! From DJ Bouncy Castle’s HUMP DAY THUMP DAY spin set on 3/20 and 3/27 to a staged reading of the cult classic masterpiece SPEED, weekday nights at GTT Bucktown in March will be an excellent adventure no matter your taste.

Featuring the talents of local artists: AJ Miller (Fresh Sketch Show), Joseph Schupach (Wildcat), DJ Bouncy Castle (Hump Day Thump Day), Plucky Rosenthal (It’s Been Swell, Plucky Rosenthal!), Brendan Stallings (PLAYDATE!), Mary Tilden (Former Roommate Presents: All Growm Up: A Sketch Revue), Nick Hart (Inferno Lost), Zoe Schwartz (Wrestling With Ursula…).

The following shows will perform:

“FRESH SKETCH SHOW” – AJ Miller curates three variety show evenings of stand-up, sketch, improv, et al. Sundays 3/3, 3/10, 3/17 at 8 pm. Tickets are $5.

“WILDCAT” – Joseph Schupach presents a staged reading of Keanu-Reeves-star-vehicle Hollywood blockbuster Speed. Sunday 3/10 at 9:30 pm. Tickets are $5.

“HUMP DAY THUMP DAY” – DJ Bouncy Castle spins for

you to get your dance on. Wednesdays 3/20 and 3/27, 10 pm – midnight.  Tickets are $5.

“IT’S BEEN SWELL, PLUCKY ROSENTHAL!” – She’s back! Plucky Rosenthal, the Jewish star of stage and stage, presents her nationally renowned vintage-brand variety show. Sundays 3/24 and 3/31, 6:30 pm.  Tickets are $5.

“PLAYDATE!” Sketch writing duo TEAM PANDA blends the wisdom of a 5 year old with the seriousness of a lolcat. Brendan Stallings and Liz Thompson curate. Sunday 3/24 at 8 pm.  Tickets are $5.

“FORMER ROOMMATE PRESENTS ALL GROWM UP: A SKETCH REVUE” – Mary Tilden and Brittany Anderson unite to introduce you to the best homeless people, the worst famous people, and some of the other people in one spectacular night! Monday 3/25 at 8:30 pm.  Tickets are $5.

“INFERNO LOST” – The Devil provides a Newly Interred Denizens of Hell Motivational Workshop Orientation Seminar: Coping with Eternal, Infinite, and Everlasting Sorrow. Presented by Nick Hart, Chicago theater artist of satanic fame. Wednesday 3/27 at 7 pm.  Tickets are $5.

“WRESTLING WITH URSULA: FINDING YOUR VOICE WITHOUT THE HELP OF A PRINCE” — Cruella de Ville hosts the city’s hottest and most successful public speaking seminar. Curated by Chicago’s maiden of madness, Zoe Schwartz. Sunday 3/31 at 8 pm.  Tickets are $5.

All performances take place at Gorilla Tango Theatre Bucktown (1919 N Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago IL 60647). Show times and dates vary by performance. Tickets available at or by calling 773-598-4549.

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Gorilla Tango Theatre Bucktown is a year-round theatrical venue where audiences of all ages can consistently go to see a wide variety of talented artists. GTT exists to provide artists with an opportunity to produce their work in professional environment and boasts an 80-seat performance space. GTT Bucktown is conveniently located at the intersection of Western and Milwaukee in Chicago’s Bucktown neighborhood. Easily accessible by public transportation, GTT is steps away from the Western Blue Line stop and the #49

Western, #73 Armitage and #56 Milwaukee buses. Street parking is readily available. With shows for both children and adults, all GTT performances are on a rating system, similar to the one used in movie theatres. GTT offers a variety of affordable beer and wine for purchase. Consult the website for rating information, tickets, and details.

1919 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago, IL 60647 – 773.598.4549