’GAIL FORCE A Red Orchid Theatre restages its Jeff-recommended Abigail’s Party, starring the unsinkable Kirsten Fitzgerald (far right), at Theater on the Lake.
Don’t-miss picks for Wed 06.30.10 through Tue 07.06.10:
theatre Film Fest IX: The Perils of the Neo-Futurarium
FREEBIES OF THE WEEK
lit Frank Bruni
A lovingly cautionary tale in the wake of those Fourth of July cookouts: The former New York Times restaurant critic and self-proclaimed fat kid reads from and discusses his recent memoir, Born Round.
GO: July 6 at 6. Museum of Contemporary Art Theater, 220 E Chicago. mcachicago.org
Photograph: Courtesy of Chicago Park District