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The Curious Theatre Branch's 15th annual showcase of experimental theater, performance, and music from Chicago's fringe runs through 11/20 at the Curious Theatre Branch, 7001 N. Glenwood. Admission is $12 or "pay what you can"; for information and reservations, call 773-274-6660.

Following is the schedule through 11/01; a complete schedule is available online at www.chicagoreader.com.

FRIDAY 29

Power Brecht-Down 2004

A revue of texts and songs by Bertolt Brecht, adapted by Stefan Brun and performed by Jenny Magnus and Beau O'Reilly. 7 PM

R White Suit Science

Writer-director Shawn Reddy's comedy White Suit Science--by turns satiric, sarcastic, surreal, and painfully sincere--begins as a discussion of Mark Twain, but turns into a fascinating postmodern analysis of whiteness and the ongoing whitewashing of history. (JHe) 9 PM

SATURDAY 30

Power Brecht-Down 2004

See listing for Fri 10/29. 7 PM

R White Suit Science

See listing for Fri 10/29. 9 PM

The Prince Myshkins

The duo offers a set of satirical songs. 10 PM

SUNDAY 31

Power Brecht-Down 2004

See listing for Fri 10/29. 7 PM

MONDAY 1

Hit Me Like a Flower

Beau O'Reilly directs his own script about a therapist who moves to the east coast to keep tabs on her long-estranged college-student daughter. If the screwball plot sometimes seems like a Harold run amok, clever characterizations pique our curiosity throughout. (MSB) 7 PM

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