DescriptionUsing Gertrude Stein's own words as lyrics, Kokandy's summer offering Loving Repeating is an intimate, romantic, and vaudevillian exploration of the celebrated writer's legacy that sets her unconventional creative passions against the backdrop of her lifelong relationship with Alice B. Toklas.
"a matchless summertime treat"
- Hedy Weiss, Chicago Sun-Times
|FOUR STARS! (Out of five)|
"a loving and lovely revival"
- Kris Vire, TimeOut Chicago
|THREE STARS! (Out of four)
"spirited... human" "the singing in this production is quite fine"
- Chris Jones, Chicago Tribune
|FIVE STARS! (Out of five)|
"I have seen other productions... nothing that can stand up to this."
- Alan Bresloff, Around the Town Chicago
|FOUR STARS! (Out of four)|
"A must see... an absolute stunner"
- John Owen Glines, Chicago Stage Standard
"Visually and aurally intoxicating"
- Jacob Davis, Chicago Critic
|Kory Danielson, |
|Andrea Louise Soule, |
|Ashley Ann Woods,
|Gordon Granger, |
|Cat Wilson, |
|Kate Setzer-Kamphausen, |
|Patrick O'Brien, |
|Johnny Buranosky, |
|Jessica Forella, |
Click here to see costume sketches and lighting design inspiration images.
Click here to hear from the director about why Chicago needs this show, how she interprets it, and the research that inspired her vision.