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Bailiwick Repertory Directors' Festival: "In Adaptation/Translation"

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The second installment of Bailiwick Repertory's 2003 showcase of emerging directors focuses on new productions based on other sources. (The first segment of the festival, "Chicago Works," ran in February; a gay- and

lesbian-themed series is planned for June.) "In Adaptation/Translation" runs through April 23 at the Bailiwick Arts Center, 1229 W. Belmont. Performances take place Mondays-Wednesdays at 7:30 PM; each evening features three or four short plays. Tickets are $10 per evening; a pass costs $25. For reservations and more information, call 773-883-1090 or log on to www.bailiwick.org.

Following is the schedule through April 16; a complete schedule is available on-line at www.chicagoreader.com.

MONDAY, APRIL 14

The Adventures of Baron Munchausen

Terry Gilliam and Charles McKeown's screenplay inspired this stage version of the fantasy classic. Molly Martin directs Daniel Wentworth Leahey's adaptation.

Talk to Me Like the Rain and Let Me Listen . . .

Frank Cermak Jr.'s staging of Tennessee Williams's one-act is described as a "reinterpretation of styles, involving movement."

The Triumph of the Egg

Frank Merle directs this stage adaptation of Sherwood Anderson's short story.

TUESDAY, APRIL 15

The Adventures of Baron Munchausen

See listing for Monday, April 14.

Talk to Me Like the Rain and Let Me Listen . . .

See listing for Monday, April 14.

The Triumph of the Egg

See listing for Monday, April 14.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 16

The Adventures of Baron Munchausen

See listing for Monday, April 14.

Talk to Me Like the Rain and Let Me Listen . . .

See listing for Monday, April 14.

The Triumph of the Egg

See listing for Monday, April 14.

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