Red Tape Theatre Company is thrilled to announce our sixth season!
October 5-31, 2009 - Mouse in a Jar
A world premiere by Chicago playwright Martyna Majok.
Directed by ensemble member Daria Davis.
Daga tries to pry Ma away from her nightmarish home in a tiny basement apartment. But Ma's past keeps her chained to this world.
Mouse is a magical play featuring Irene Kapustine, Tamara Todres, Kathleen Powers, Benjamin Gettinger and Don Markus.
With designs by Myles Polaski, William Anderson, Sarah Bendix, Kat Powers and ensemble member Kyle Land.
Stage Managed by ensemble member Cynthia Carney.
January 2010 - Fresh Eyes Project
Fresh Eyes Project is an incubator for new and experimental work. It focuses on the needs of playwrights, providing them with a director, actors, dramaturgical support and rehearsal space. Excerpts of the final scripts will be performed at the annual Chicago Fringe Artists Networking Night.
Fresh Eyes is produced by ensemble member Daria Davis.
February 6, 2010 - Chicago Fringe Artists Networking Night (CFANN)
This one night only event brings together Chicago artists from all forms to network and share their talents. Live performances are showcased amongst visual art and installation pieces from classic to quirky. CFANN is for artists, by artists and not to be missed.
CFANN is produced by ensemble member Myah Shein.
May 3-29, 2010 - The Love of the Nightingale
Written by Timberlake Wertenbaker
directed by Artistic Director James Palmer
This modern retelling of the Philomele myth features a large ensemble cast and employs dance, puppetry, music, multi-media and expressionistic design.
Featuring ensemble members James Palmer (Director), Myah Shein (Choreographer), Robert L. Oakes (Male Chorus), Victor May (Tereus), Rob Lynch (King Pandion), Lona Livingston (Queen / Niobe) and Errol McLendon (Theseus / Captain).