At some point in the drama, protagonist
Alice Conroy works out how many mystery books she had read over the course of
her life. It’s a big number. She starts crunching the numbers and discovers how
much of her waking life had been spent in fabricated mysteries rather than with
her family. There may be irony here
Late next month, Racine’s Over Our Head Players presents a staged cop drama by Chicago playwright Keith Huff. A Steady Rain debuted in Chicago in 2007 and went on to Broadway in a production starring Hugh Jackman and Daniel Craig. Though it was written by a Chicago playwright about a pair of Chicago cops, it has parallels to a particularly tragic end of the Jeffrey Dahmer story here in Milw...