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Results tagged with 'steve martin'

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Wait to watch Dreamworks' "Home," well, at home

Published March 29, 2015

For a lot of Hollywood, making a kids movie translates out to making essentially a mobile: a simply distracting mix of color and sound. And that's how you get "Home," another manic Sweet Tarts-colored whizbang to be mentally tossed away like an empty popcorn bucket as soon as the film lets out. Yes, the kids will be sated. For anyone older, however, the cue to leave "Home" to go home likely won't come soon enough.


2013 picks: Jeff Sherman

Published Dec. 28, 2013

2013 was another one of those great years. It was filled with events, stand-out people, cool new spaces and much more. Jeff Sherman's blocked out the "bad," and remembers the good with this edition of his annual year in review.


Einstein meets Picasso in Soulstice's schizophrenically funny "Lapin Agile"

Published Nov. 10, 2013

So two guys walk into a bar. One is named Albert Einstein. The other is named Pablo Picasso. If that sounds like a joke, that's because it is. In order to get to the punchline, you'll have to see "Picasso at the Lapin Agile," the Steve Martin play that opened over the weekend at Soulstice Theatre.

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Second Show Friday

Friday June 1st, 2012 – Chicago, IL    For those unaware - and apparently there are more than I thought – the one constant dread for a comedian is the late show on Friday. Is there a particular Friday of which I speak? No - it’s all of them. That’s the big hum...

Nothing Is 4 Ever

Sunday November 1st, 2009 - Pittsburgh, PA/Kenosha, WI   Well, the Purple Satan got his revenge on Green Bay. Big whoop-de-doo. I hope he’s finally happy, because apparently the blind worship of an entire state for 16 years wasn’t quite enough. He had to whine and suck his t...

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