WINDY CITY TIMES
||Spotlight: The Sweat Girls
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The Sweat Girls—the esteemed collective of female monologists—usually talk about love, life, work, marriage and children, all of which have brought them towards vibrant middle age. But now co-founder Martie Sanders has spread the Sweat Girls umbrella quite a bit to create me and my dad Stories, being performed for a short run as part of the 13th Filet of Solo Festival. The monologues about life with Father actually feature men, as Tom McNamara talks about his Irish boxer Pa and Gerrit O'Neill discusses his Irish gambler Da. Ms. Sanders herself is joined by her real-life tap-dancing dad. At last she's the only Queen Bee. Me and My Dad Stories runs through Aug. 16 at Live Bait Theatre, 3914 N. Clark; 773-871-1212; $15.
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