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Thursday, Oct. 9, 2008

Tonight @ the Tandem Theatre - 7:30 p.m.

Let’s face it: Most of us haven’t gotten around to reading all the classic books that we intended to. That’s why California’s Reduced Shakespeare Company stepped in and created All The Great Books (abridged), a comic play that covers 89 of the most highly esteemed works in the history of literature in roughly 90 minutes (including intermission). This fast-paced comedy about an ambitious drama professor kicks off In Tandem...
Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2008

Tonight @ Tandem Theatre - 7:30 p.m.

Let’s face it: Most of us haven’t gotten around to reading all the classic books that we intended to. That’s why California’s Reduced Shakespeare Company stepped in and created All The Great Books (abridged), a comic play that covers 89 of the most highly esteemed works in the history of literature in roughly 90 minutes (including intermission). This fast-paced comedy about an ambitious drama professor kicks off In Tandem...
Thursday, May 29, 2008

Tonight @ the Tenth Street Theatre - 7:30 p.m.

In Tandem Theatre opens the Midwest premiere of The Girl in the Frame tonight at the Tenth Street Theatre with a 7:30 p.m. performance. The musical, directed by In Tandem co-founder Jane Flieller, closes the company’s first season in the new space. Simon Provan and Alison Mary Forbes play Alex and Laney, a young . . .
Wednesday, April 2, 2008

Theater Reviews

In Tandem Theatre opens the penultimate play of its season with Bill C. Davis’ early ’80s drama Mass Appeal. The story focuses on an idealistic young seminarian who finds himself under the tutelage of an older, established priest. The two face the usual sorts of intergenerational problems as one tries everything in his power to help the other become a fully ordained priest. In the role of Father Tim Farley, longtime Milwaukee actor Michael Duncan adds quite a bit of nuance into a character that could’ve read as a stereotype of an Irish Catholic priest. The character’s weakness comes across with a subtle strength.
Friday, March 28, 2008

Tonight @ the Tenth Street Theatre - 8:00 PM

The latest production from In Tandem Theatre explores the Catholic Church’s conflict between liberal progressivism and conservative traditionalism. In Mass Appeal, Michael Perez stars as an iconoclastic young seminarian who clashes with an old, established priest (Michael Duncan) as both struggle with the problems . . .

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