The Andersonville Arts Weekend is 10 years old, and the schedule for this weekend is packed with tons of great activities!
Friday night – 6 – 10 pm
Parties in your favorite Andersonville stores, such as
GreenSky, Las Manos Gallery, SCOUT, The Landmark of Andersonville, Turley Road Urban Mischief, Andersonville Galleria, Cheetah Gym, Milk Handmade, Painted Light Photography, Famous Fido Rescue, baan home, Green Genes, Spex, Toujours Spa & Salon, Wooly Mammoth Antiques, Women and Children First, and more!
Friday 6 – 9 pm A kickoff reception for The Plein Air Painters, featuring an exhibit and sale of original paintings of Edgewater scenes. Look for the Plein Air Painters on Andersonville sidewalks painting throughout the weekend.
Saturday 12 – 4 pm – 10th anniversary celebration of the museum-5358 N. Ashland. Festivities include closing of the street next to the museum to display refurbished antique fire trucks. Many musical guests and refreshments will be served.
Male Order Brides — Cheer on the hero! Boo, hiss and throw popcorn at the dastardly villain! This hilarious comedy for the whole family is guaranteed to make you think twice before saying “I do!” Admission, as always, is free! Tickets can be reserved at www.questensemble.org.
pH Comedy Theater
pHlip Cup — Challenge our hilarious team to a game of flip cup. The winners gets free tickets to a future show. Tickets $10/$5 for students, or $8 with an Andersonville Arts Weekend brochure. 1515 W Berwyn http://www.whatisph.com/
OPENING WEEKEND! 44 Plays for 44 Presidents is a chronological, biographical survey celebrating the comic, tragic and at-times surreal lives and legacies of American presidents from Washington to Obama. A remount of one of the biggest prime-time blockbusters in Neo-Futurist history, 43 Plays for 43 Presidents, originally produced in 2001, this election-season production comes with a shiny new ensemble. To purchase tickets visit www.neofuturists.org or call (773) 878-4557.
WRENS, reprise production, which earned three Jeff Awards. Now in their new home in Edgewater, RTE presents an all new cast in this moving semi-autobiographical examination of loyalty, morality, and duty during World War II. For tickets call 773-334-7728 or visit www.rivendelltheatre.org.