Brothers Beckett: Satirical Dark Comedy of Family, Adulthood
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The last date listed for Brothers Beckett was Sunday June 30, 2013 / 2:00pm.
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A showcase of innovative contemporary jazz choreography, this judged sponsorship event will select one winner to create a new work for the Inaside Chicago Dance company. Known for their edgy, creative and highly entertaining performances, Inaside is inviting dancers from all over the country to display their art during the 4-day competition. Choreographers will be judged by members of the Chicago dance community and audience participation, and the winner will take home a cash prize in addition to the opportunity to work with IDC. Learn More
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Featured review from KaraRed Velvet
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If Goldstar had half stars, I'd probably go with a 3.5. I feel like there's a difference between 3.5 and 4 (and 3 and 3.5). Overall - I get the story, and thought it was for the most part well written. The 2 brothers were very believable, especially in today's world where we have so many boomerang children going back home to their parents. For the most part, the 2 men were very good actors, though they devolved into "cheese" at some points, but always managed to get away from it quickly. The girlfriend...eh. The actress who played her was the worst part of the show by far, and the storyline she was given didn't help to hide her poor acting skills. The next door neighbor was pointless other than providing comic relief and he could really start to grate on your nerves (though the actor playing him was quite good) I thought the Joyce character was very well acted and her storyline was really relevant and something a lot of people can relate to - a friend who might be a potential love interest. Overall, I thought this show had real potential, but fell short in some areas - I'm still glad I went though. This is a new company, and I plan on seeing other performances from them in the future.
This show contains adult language and themes.
The show's running time is one hour and 40 minutes, with no intermission.