Tuesday, September 25, 2012

Highly Recommended from the Chicago Reader! Come see DON'T GIVE THAT BEAST A NAME

"...an Appalachian Gothic twofer from a pair of Chicago's freshest, strangest playwrights. As Frank, Gabe Garza paws at the heartstrings with a puppylike ardor that's hard to reject"

- Keith Griffin for the Chicago Reader

The Chicago Mammals are proud to present


written by Randall Colburn and Bob Fisher

DON'T GIVE THAT BEAST A NAME is the story of newlyweds FRANK and MARIE, a couple of country western one hit wonders whose fortunes take a dark turn when they get involved in a snake handling church. A southern gothic tale inspired by George Buchner's Woyzeck, Shaped Note Hymnals, Classic Country and Murder Ballads.

Starring Gabe Garza* as FRANK and Erin Orr* as MARIE

Also Starring Jamie Bragg, Liz Chase*, Sean Ewert*, David Fehr, Sarah Koerner*, Elise Mayfield, AJ Miller, Erin Myers, Anthony Stamilio, Gene Van Dyke, Nicolle Van Dyke

* Denotes Chicago Mammals Company Member

Performance Nights -

Saturday 9/22
Saturday 9/29
Saturday 10/6
Saturday 10/13
Friday and Saturday 10/19 & 10/20
Friday and Saturday 10/26 & 10/27
Friday and Saturday 11/2 & 11/3

All shows start at 8pm

$20.00 goto brownpapertickets.com

Where -
Zoo Studios
4001 N. Ravenswood Ave Suite 205
Chicago, IL 60613

The Chicago Mammals explore performance works embracing themes of history, mythology, and destiny using the genres of science fiction, horror, and phantasmagoria

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