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On Stage: Estrogen Fest extends its reach

“I’m not into sentimentality,” says Ann Filmer, a director, choreographer, and cofounder of the Aardvark theater collective. “I like more visceral theater, the kind of thing that affects me internally. And I’m not big on theater as storytelling. Books are for telling stories. Theater is about having an experience.” Since its inception in the fall […]

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By Michael G. Glab Dara Thompson is sipping a cocktail in a restaurant near Woodfield Mall. We’re talking about a computer magazine that has “Internet entrepreneur” Monica Lewinsky on the cover. A demon taps me on the shoulder. “Dara,” I begin, “if you were Monica Lewinsky–” Thompson interrupts. “Would I smoke Bill’s cigar?” Er, yeah. […]