Chicago Tribune theater critic Chris Jones discusses the power and resonance of Objects in the Mirror. "A well-acted and resonant new play that will help you understand what’s an ongoing
Objects in the Mirror has garnered superlative reviews from critics, who have nothing but praise for Charles Smith's play about identity, survival, resilience—and the victory of the human spirit. Read all the rave reviews below, then see the play through June 4 ONLY! Buy Tickets >>
On Saturday, May 14, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel took in a performance of Objects in the Mirror Following the performance, the Mayor shared his reaction to this play based on the true story of Liberan refugee Shedrick Yarkpai. See Objects in the Mirror now through June 4 only. Learn more and buy tickets at GoodmanTheatre.org/Objects. >>
In Destiny of Desire, playwright Karen Zacarías brings the beloved Latin American art form of the telenovela to the stage. And while the telenovela is the leading form of entertainment in Latin America, it's also had an influence on some primetime television shows here in the United States. If you're looking to get a taste of telenovelas, here are some American television shows that take that style as their inspiration.