“Man of La Mancha” Theatre Review: The Man is a Woman!

Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre presents Man of La Mancha At No Exit Café Book by Dale Wasserman Music by Mitch Leigh Lyrics by Joe Darion Directed by David Heimann Thru November 22, 2009 With a plunger for a sword and a bowl for a helmet, Cervantes proclaims he is the knight, Don Quixote. Sounds crazy? … Continue reading

“Lonesome Losers”: The Big ‘L’

Lonesome Losers of the Night Theo Ubique Theatre Company Theatre on the Lake at Fullerton Chicago July 10, 2009 Sans the singing, a bartender pushing shots while two drunks fight over a whore sounds like any Saturday night at Jacqueline’s. Lonesome Losers of the Night has 21 songs. I know because I counted them down … Continue reading

“Evita”: Local Girl Makes Good!

EVITA Theo Ubique Theatre Company No Exit Cafe Chicago, Illinois June 26, 2009 Dinner theatre conjures up certain images in anyone’s head. Sitting in the No Exit Café, some of those stereotypes were actualized: old people and bad food. Even in our forties, we were the youngsters in the crowd. My eggplant parmesan was tasty … Continue reading