Of the two plays exploring race that Steppenwolf has on stage right now—King James and WHITE—the latter definitely stands out for being not only funnier, but more complex and satisfying in its critique of race, privilege, and power. Written by James Ijames and directed by Ericka Ratcliff, Definition Theatre’s production is a delightfully silly yet […]
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A dark comedy from Jackalope and a go-for-the-jugular solo performance are among this week’s best bets.
Thought-provoking productions at A Red Orchid and Chicago Shakespeare Theater are among this week’s best bets.