Reading of 'Process: An Improviser's Journey'Second City Training Center Faculty member and Main Stage Alumni Michael Gellman and Training Center Faculty member Mary Scruggs will read excerpts from their newly released book, Process: An Improviser's Journey on Wednesday, January 30th, 2008 at 6:00pm at The Second City e.t.c. Theatre (1608 North Wells Street in Piper's Alley. [google map]) Copies of the book will be available for purchase and signing by the authors before the reading starting at 5:30pm and after the reading until 7:30pm. The event, including the reading, is free(from The Second Citizens Newsletter).
Rehearsal Space AvailableOpen Eye Production's rehearsal space available. Nights/Days/Weekends! Affordable rates and great location only 2 blocks from the Paulina and Addison brown line. Piano available for rental. Auditions/Rehearsals/Meetings/Classes!This is all I know about this; caveat actor (or rather producer).
Good street parking. Near Starbuck's and Dunkin Donuts!
Entrances and ExitsWe do on stage things that are supposed to happen off. Which is a kind of integrity, if you look on every exit as being an entrance somewhere else.-Tom Stoppard
The Chicago production of "Wicked" has announced that it broke its own box office record, grossing $1,418,363.24 for the week ending Dec. 30, filling the Oriental Theatre to capacity. That's the top earnings for a single week in Chicago theater history, according to Broadway in Chicago(from Chicago Tribune).