That's Weird, Grandma Rings in the Holidays
5153 N. Ashland, Chicago, IL, 60640 |
Directed by Brandon Cloyd
Performed by Barrel of Monkeys company members
Barrel of Monkeys’ beloved holiday special returns with a mix of classic stories from the That’s Weird, Grandma repertoire alongside brand new sketches and songs. Make That's Weird, Grandma your family's newest holiday tradition!
Now in its eighteenth year, That’s Weird, Grandma features adaptations of stories written during Barrel of Monkeys’ creative writing residencies in Chicago elementary schools. BOM’s ensemble of professional actors, comedians and musicians bring the young authors’ stories to life as raucous performances, These stories resonate with adults while celebrating the imaginations of young people.
Dec 10 - Dec 22, 2018
". . . [That’s Weird, Grandma] is just real. The sincerity and passion on display here are nothing short of intoxicating."
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