Sandra Bernhard Will Kick Off Steppenwolf Traffic Series This Fall

News   Sandra Bernhard Will Kick Off Steppenwolf Traffic Series This Fall Steppenwolf Theatre Company's 2008-09 Traffic Series will begin with two "hauntingly hilarious" performances of A Sandra Bernard Halloween at 7 and 9:30 PM Oct. 27 in the Steppenwolf Downstairs Theatre in Chicago.

The full 2008-09 Traffic Series lineup will be announced at a later date. Tickets for Bernhard go on sale June 19 at 11 AM.

Actress, comedienne, author, singer Bernhard "promises plenty of tricks and treats as she storms the Steppenwolf stage" for A Sandra Bernard Halloween. Audience members are invited to attend in costume.

The outspoken star will perform with her band The Rebellious Jezebels "for an unforgettable night of music, wit and social commentary."

Steppenwolf's Traffic Series brings together artists of all disciplines and casts them as storytellers in one-night-only presentations on the Steppenwolf stage. Traffic provides an intimate and unique intersection of language, lyrics, poetry and music.

Steppenwolf is located at 1650 N. Halsted St. For more information go to www.sandrabernhard.com or visit www.steppenwolf.org.

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"During the 2008-2009 season, Traffic will expose audiences to new talent, encourage them to look at familiar artists in new ways, and delight their imaginations," stated Sylvia Ewing, director of the Traffic Arts Series.