Musical Comedy How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying
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The Cupid Players return to Stage 773 with their musical sketch show Cupid Has a Heart On: A Musical Guide to Relationships. A collection of songs and skits about love and lust, Cupid Has a Heart On will puncture your aorta like a funny little arrow. The all-musical sketch comedy group has performed all over the country and was recently voted a Critic's Choice by the Chicago Reader. The smart and satirical group is led by director and keyboard player Brian Posen, the producer of The Chicago Sketch Comedy Festival. Learn More
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This was the final preview--and one of the main actors was missing because there had been a death in the family. The director stepped in with script in hand. And he was fabulous in the role! I have seen shows by the company before, but this was the best. The choreography was fantastic, not just for a non-Equity company but on an absolute basis. The music was wonderful. The story, though it's been around for over 50 years, was not one I'm familiar with. I heard someone talking after the show: He'd seen the show on Broadway and thought the show much better in this small space.
There may, however, be a change in store. When Frank Loesser and his friends wrote the show in 1960, smoking of real cigarettes was common onstage. The actors in this show used e-cigarettes and c-cigars. Today the smoking of e-cigarettes indoors in public places is illegal. Will it affect the show? Hmmm.