Category: Theater

Merry Digital Christmas

Merry Digital Christmas

[ 0 ] December 15, AD 2013 |

As the day of Christ’s birth hurtles towards us, it is definitely easy to get caught up in the spin of things. Retailers, desperate to meet their bottom line and land a huge haul this shopping season, barrage us with seemingly great offers on all kinds of interesting items. Some are actually great gifts, others […]

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The Hidden Rebellion

The Hidden Rebellion

[ 3 ] September 20, AD 2013 |

Why would a successful producer with 16 years of high-level experience and an offer to become the lead production manager for one of the most prominent major global media outlets suddenly give his notice? It’s the same reason an award-winning director with a number of projects (and–even more time-consuming–a number of kids) would pick up […]

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Lorenzo

Lorenzo

[ 3 ] August 15, AD 2013 |

Lorenzo, a contemporary opera about the life of St. Lorenzo Ruiz, oozes with all the human drama that can be extracted from the life of the saint. Director Nonon Padilla dares potential viewers to come out of the theater with their eyes dry. The project was originally conceptualized as a movie which the actor Christopher […]

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Shakespeare’s Nativity Scene

Shakespeare’s Nativity Scene

[ 2 ] December 1, AD 2012 |

The works of William Shakespeare abound with the truths of the Catholic faith. Especially in his later plays (often called the “romances”), Shakespeare focuses his poetic imagination on the mysteries of grace, redemption, and resurrection. The results are surprising, strange, and wonderful stories that can do far more than entertain us. When he needed to […]

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Don’t Judge Me!

Don’t Judge Me!

[ 8 ] January 17, AD 2012 |

It is the unspoken religious show-stopper. More evil than all evils is this act. What you might ask? A definition is in order: to judge (verb): to make people feel squirmy; to disagree; short for Catholicism. Example: Sam was upset because Julie judged him and said his sweater didn’t match his shoes. Well, of course that is […]

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October Baby: Another Awesome Christian Film.

October Baby: Another Awesome Christian Film.

[ 5 ] November 1, AD 2011 |

This fall there have actual been a few movies out there that are more than “just ok” These movies make you laugh, cry, and walk away wanting to be a better person.(Courageous, Mighty Macs, to name a few), but this past weekend I was introduced to the movie October Baby. “October Baby” tells the story […]

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Chicago Film Screening with Immaculée Ilibagiza

Chicago Film Screening with Immaculée Ilibagiza

[ 1 ] September 16, AD 2011 |

Immaculée and Sean reveal that the secrets of Kibeho were not just for Rwanda, but for the whole world

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