Invitation to a Beheading Rough House Theatre & Sweven Theatre

In a bizarre and irrational world, a man is condemned to death for an absurd crime, and sent to a surreal prison to await his execution. But the prison may not be what it seems...



FEOS Destinos 3rd Chicago International Latinor Theater Festival

Chile's "FEOS" in its North American premiere at Chicago International Latino Theatre Festival

Legendary director and puppet artist Aline Kuppenheim's Feos is her first collaboration with Guillermo Calderon, Chile's most receognized contemporary playwright, inspired by "La Noche de los Feos" (Night of the Ugly), a popular short story by Italian novelist Mario Benedetti.

Feos is a visual feast of Bunraku-style puppetry incorporating stop motion projections and a story that challenges audiences to laook at their own faults with honesty and acceptance.  It's an adult work, about desire and love by two people who are physically disfigured.

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The Walls of Harrow House Rough House Theatre

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The Nutcracker House Theatre of Chicago

10th ANNIVERSARY PRODUCTION - This fantastical expansion of the holiday classic centers on young Clara's journey to save Christmas in the face of grief. With the help of a magical nutcracker, the brave girl risks the darkness, fights the Rat King, and saves her family. A modern holiday tradition weaving together riveting dialogue, astonishing puppetry, original songs, this spellbinding spectacle tells a heartwarming, darkly moving story of magic and hope-a fun outing fit for the whole family.



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