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Nobody's Wench!
Chase Park
Chicago, IL
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Nobody's Wench!
They promised war instead of kisses

Fury Theatre & Badass Broads present the SAST 4 production of Nobody's Wench: Six Tales of Pirate Women on the Rolling Seas.

More feared than Bluebeard, Blackbeard or any ol' Beard are the pirate women from history presented in our 4th annual Short Attention Span Theatre new plays festival. Get ready for adventure with Grace O'Malley, Red Delahaye, Sadie the Goat, Ching Shih, Jeanne de Clisson and Anne Bonny & Mary Read as they slash their way across history and pirate lore! Nobody's Wench attacks each story with gusto and more stage combat than an Errol Flynn movie could shake a stick at. Featuring choreography by David Woolley (The Swordsmen), Glenese Hand (Bare Knuckle Productions) and Fury's artistic director Mark Dodge, Nobody's Wench is sure to impress! The show premieres on International Talk-Like-a-Pirate Day, September 19th, so get ready for a swashbuckling good time!

Nobody's Wench kicks off our 5th season with an exciting new collaboration with Badass Broads, a new performance group dedicated to producing shows featuring women from history that took gender stereotypes and kicked their collective asses. Now in its fourth year Short Attention Span Theatre features plays from Chicago and all over the country are submitted each year then chosen for production by our festival directors. Cast with Chicago's local talent, we bring to life works of all genre. Always intriguing, edgy, surprising and affordable at a $15 or Pay-what-you-can price.

Nobody's Wench is partly funded by a 2015 Part-time Faculty Development Grant from Columbia College.

Play lineup for SAST 2015:

Back from the Dead, The story of Jacquotte Delaheye
By Ross Krakow
Dir. Andrea J. Dymond
Fights by David Woolley

Sisters of the Sea, The story of Anne Bonny & Mary Read
By Hannah Ii-Epstein
Dir. Emily Brantz*
Fights by Mark Dodge*

Proven, The story of Ching Shih
By Laura Nessler
Dir. Susan Padveen
Fights by Glenese Hand

Sadie the Goat, The story of Sadie Farrell
By Ian Michael James
Dir. Emily Brantz*
Fights by David Woolley

Granuaile the Pirate Queen, The story of Grace O'Malley
By Samantha Kozloff
Dir. Susan Padveen
Fights by Mark Dodge*

Privateers, The story of Jeanne de Clisson
By Skye Robinson Hillis
Dir. Andrea J. Dymond
Fights by Glenese Hand

Featuring: Shariba Rivers, Alison Dornheggen, Kim Fukawa, Gabrielle Perrea, Maren Matthias, Lauren McDonald, Cameron Peart, Kein Onickel, Kellen Robinson, Tyler Oser, Dylan Barlowe, Dustin Napier, Salar Ardebili, Alec Silver, Katheryn Pucillo, Pearl Paramadilok, David Stobbe, Ted Dayton, Nathan Ducker, Chase Scarborough, Summer Hofford, Taylor Weber, Keith Roper, Sarah Smith, Claire Orzel & Eddie Reynolds.

* Fury Theatre Company Member

Yo ho!

Location

Chase Park (View)
4701 N. Ashland
Chicago, IL 60640
United States

Categories

Arts > Literary
Arts > Performance
Arts > Theatre

Minimum Age: 13
Kid Friendly: No
Non-Smoking: Yes!
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!

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Nick C.
Plainfield, IL United States
Sep 27, 2015 1:06 PM
Name Withheld
Brooklyn, NY United States
Sep 26, 2015 5:00 PM
Name Withheld
Brooklyn, NY United States
Sep 26, 2015 5:00 PM
Marlon A.
Chicago, IL United States
Sep 26, 2015 1:57 PM
Kori S.
Chicago, IL United States
Sep 26, 2015 1:57 PM

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