Author Archive for Aliya Ram

Comedic License

Tucked away on Ellis Avenue, Court Theatre’s mission is summarized well by its claim of taking a “bold and risky approach to the classics.” Its name embraces its grounding in the classic theater and masque that flourished at the 17th-century English court while the slogan in its brochure, “Just minutes from the Loop in Hyde Park!” reflects an awareness of its position as an outpost of professional theater on the South Side.