Theater Esprit Asia, a new company founded by playwright, actor and choreographer Maria Cheng and stage, film and television veteran Tria Xiong, will start its inaugural season on May 30 at Aurora's Vintage Theater; the lineup will feature plays by Cheng, Rick Foster and Julia Cho. In advance of ... More >>
The Joy Luck Club, the new production at the Vintage Theatre's new home, weaves a tapestry of relationships, memories and tragedies in its depiction of Chinese and Chinese-American women.
Vintage Theatre Productions has found a new home: In April, it will move into the Dayton Street Theatre at 1468 Dayton Street in Aurora, which will be renamed Vintage Theatre. "This is an extremely exciting move for us in our tenth anniversary season," says executive producer Debbie Laureta. "Our ne ... More >>
Bestselling Chinese-American author Lisa See, who will read from her new book Dreams of Joy tomorrow evening at the Tattered Cover, is an extraordinary researcher: Her fierce desire to get the details right has taken her around the world, to museums and libraries, and even into the small worl ... More >>
D.C. Gallery gives a high profile to lowbrow art
Jewish potty-mouth MC Paul Barman makes a brilliant hip-hop oddity.
Life imitates art for Kathi Kamen Goldmark, who mined a novel from the rock of famous authors.
Rock Bottom Remainders