WINDY CITY TIMES
||Wonka becomes a 'Circus'
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About Face Theatre celebrated its 17th year with a circus-themed party entitled "Wonka Ball 2013: Circus Maximus." Architectural Artifacts was the perfect space for acrobats, jugglers, and magicians to roam and play with guests on April 26.
During the Ringmaster's VIP section of the evening, Andrew Volkoff was announced as the new artistic director, succeeding Bonnie Metzgar. Mary Morton was presented with the Leppen Leadership Award for her work in the LGBT community.
Face painting, fortune-telling and a prize wheel were all part of a night that also included cocktails, food from local businesses and a massive silent auction.
About Face Theatre will present a remount of its youth ensemble's world premiere What's the T? May 19-June 2 at the Victory Gardens Theater.
For more information and upcoming shows, visit www.aboutfacetheatre.com . Photos and text by Jerry Nunn. More photos at www.windycitymediagroup.com/gay/lesbian/news/photospreadthumbs.php .
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