A Red Orchid Theatre
Time Out says
Posted: Tue Feb 4 2014
This oddly-shaped shoebox located down a gangway behind a fast-food place serves as home to the bold, scrappy Old Town troupe known for intense, often dark, diamond-hard works by resident playwrights Brett Neveu and Craig Wright and others of similar sensibility. The teens and tweens of recent offshoot A Red Orchid Youth Ensemble have brought fresh energy to the company.
A Red Orchid Theatre 1531 N Wells St
What's on at A Red Orchid Theatre
The newly established Equity company Cole Theatre presents its inaugural production, helmed by Shade Murray. Six people find themselves caught between despair and joy, facing personal tragedy and struggle in a London flat in Mike Leigh's 1979 work.
A Red Orchid stages the U.S. premiere of a comic drama about small-town secrets by Irish playwright Abbie Spallen (whose earlier play Pumpgirl was produced by A Red Orchid in 2009). J.R. Sullivan will direct a cast to include ensemble members Dado, Kirsten...
The Common Room founders Mary Hollis Inboden, Alexander Lane and TOC contributor Benno Nelson try to take some of the perceived risk out of buying tickets to a show by offering up a monthly sampler platter of scenes excerpted from productions around the...