Five Lesbians Eating a Quiche - Sketchbook X
Ran June 10, 2010 - June 27, 2010

It’s 1956 and the Susan B. Anthony Society for the Sisters of Gertrude Stein are having their annual quiche breakfast. Will they be able to keep their cool when Communists descend on their idyllic town?

Devised by Evan Linder and the New Colony Ensemble. Featuring Sarah Gitenstein, Mary Hollis Inboden, Meg Johns, Beth Stelling and Maari Suorsa.

8pm Monday, Thursday and Friday
7pm Saturday and Sunday

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The Chopin Theater

1543 W Division
Chicago, IL 60642
(773) 278-1500

The Chopin is conveniently located 5 minutes from Downtown Chicago and is accessible by:

Blue Line Division exit or Red Line Division exit

8 Ashland, 70 Division, 56 Milwaukee

Interstate 90/94 Division exit; 1 block West

Complimentary lot at Division & Noble Streets, 1/2 block west of Division exit off 90/94. Metered parking lot at Division & Bosworth 1 1/2 blocks west Division exit off 90/94.
Chicago Tribune
"Subversively ribald 1950's homemaker spoof."
"If Joe Eszterhas and Andrea Dworkin had been forced at gunpoint to collaborate on something they might have come up with this guiltiest of pleasures. A piece that shamelessly panders to straight-male lesbian fantasies and an unabashed shout-out to Sapphic sisterhood. Go figure."
Chicago Theater Addict
"The New Colony offers a riotous highpoint of the evening."
Chicago Theater Blog
"There are some standout pieces. The one that clearly stands out the most is Five Lesbians Eating a is the most refined piece of the festival. The script feels fully fleshed out, the actors are well aware of their characters and the comedic timing is impeccable...It has an aesthetic all its own that is so engaging I'd pay to see a full-length production."
Chicago Suntimes
"Beyond dreadful!"
Special Thanks

Thank you Collaboraction for producing this piece as part of Sketchbook 10!