Belarus Free Theatre delivers a fearless and sobering ‘Being Harold Pinter’

A scene from “Being Harold Pinter” Belarus Free Theatre’s Being Harold Pinter is political theatre to the core. These artists, who fled their country late last year to perform this piece in New York as part of the Public Theater’s Under the Radar festival, are risking it all for their art, and we must sit… Read More Belarus Free Theatre delivers a fearless and sobering ‘Being Harold Pinter’

Risking it all for their art: Belarus Free Theatre comes to Chicago

Belarus Free Theatre in performance. [photo credit: Greg Wood] Yesterday, Goodman Theatre announced that they, in cooperation with the League of Chicago Theatres and Northwestern University, are bringing Belarus Free Theatre to Chicago in early February (see the blurb from their press release at the end of this post). I hadn’t heard of the group… Read More Risking it all for their art: Belarus Free Theatre comes to Chicago