Longtime theater stalwart Vicki Quade, co-creator of the show, “Late Nite Catechism,” joins Justin on Extension 720 to discuss the new show, “Holy Ghost Bingo: God, Goblins, & Games” at the Royal George Theatre. Vicki talks about preparing for this new show, why she wanted to put on a Halloween show, what attracts her to Halloween, why she often gravitates to stories surrounding religion, the role nostalgia plays in the show, what she enjoys about being on stage, the importance of creating an authentic character, the legendary run of “Late Nite Catechism,” if “Late NiteCatechism” would be as successful if it debuted today and the changing face of theater in Chicago.
This is the podcast for Extension 720. The show originates from Chicago on WGN Radio and features newsmakers, tastemakers and trailblazers. Hosted by award-winning broadcaster Justin Kaufmann, this talk show/audio magazine goes in-depth to help you better understand the city (and world) that you live in.