Musical Comedy The Trail To Oregon! Adapts Classic Computer Game for the Stage
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The last date listed for The Trail To Oregon! was Sunday August 3, 2014 / 7:30pm.
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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 a solid B- if you were an avid Oregon Trail player as a kid (hint: it's a computer video game from the 90s, people), and a C- if you didn't. The problem was that, despite great voices and actors who gave it their all, the first half was basically musically sketch comedy - a revue with no plot. The second half wanted to be a full musical with plot and everything else. In being neither, it disappointed on both fronts.
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Pretty stupid play. Voices were quite good but such a small venue does not need six musicians. The music drowned out a lot of the words. We moved half way back at intermission to get further from the music and so did several others. Some people...continued