BOOK RELEASE: Curious Plays: Chicago 1988-2022, An Anthology of Contemporary Theater


Sat Dec 03 2022 at 07:00 pm to 08:30 pm


Experimental Sound Studio | Morton Grove, IL

To kick off the Holiday Book Buying Season and celebrate the first Curious collection of plays (detailed below), this full evening of entertainment will feature:
Music from The Crooked Mouth
Selected readings/performances of:
- One Boppa by Beau O'Reilly
- Salvagers by Jenny Magnus
- To End to Seem to End by Jayita Bhattacharya
- Down, an Opera by Matt Test
- The Near Future/That Sort of Thing by Julia Williams
Ready for Christmas stockings and to encourage a new generation creating works of the imagination, The Curious Theatre Branch and Jackleg Press proudly announce the release of an anthology of Contemporary Theater: Curious Plays 1988-2022 – and two (2) book-release events this December in Chicago!
This handsome thick paperback contains eight works of the imagination by Curious playwrights, Jayita Bhattacharya, Bryn Magnus, Jenny Magnus, Beau O’Reilly, Shawn Reddy, Matt Rieger, Matt Test & Julia Williams. It also holds production photos and profiles and a wonderful introductory Abecedarium by Barrie Cole.
Books are available from Jackleg Press,, and now online. This is the first of two Book release events in Chicago in 2022. These events will feature some of the playwrights and excerpts of their works published in the book, interpreted by Curious Theater Branch associates.
There will be one more event this year!
Sunday December 18 @7p
Women & Children First Bookstore
5233 N. Clark St 60640

Where is it happening?

Experimental Sound Studio, Morton Grove, United States

Event Location & Nearby Stays:

Curious Theatre Branch

Host or Publisher Curious Theatre Branch

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