Alcyone Festival 2013
Event Info: (773) 478-7941 halcyontheatre.org/alcyone13
Halcyon Theatre's sixth annual festival of plays by women features four contemporary working playwrights and a work by the woman widely acknowledged as the first professional woman playwright: Aphra Behn's 1687 farce The Emperor of the Moon. Other pieces include Marisela Treviño Orta's Heart Shaped Nebula, Kristiana Colón's One Week in Spring and a double bill of one-acts, Nambi E. Kelley's The First Woman and Callie Kimball's MAY 39th. See halcyontheatre.org for a detailed schedule.