Irish Theatre of Chicago revisits “The Weir”

Once again, actor Brad Armacost finds himself at the holiday season confronting theatrical ghosts and the very real demon known as Chicago traffic. For Armacost is back at the Drury Lane Theatre in Oakbrook Terrace starring as Ebenezer Scrooge in the chestnut that is “A Christmas Carol.” From that gig, he’s been heading back into […]

Danahey On the Loose with “The Seafarer”

  You think the holidays are hellish? Well, in acclaimed Irish playwright Conor McPherson’s “The Seafarer” – currently in a production by the Seanachai Theatre Company at the The Den Theatre from Nov. 30 through Jan. 5 –  they sort of are. Set on Christmas Eve in a grubby part of Dublin, the play centers […]