The Q Brothers'

Funk It Up About Nothin'

June 25

August 3, 2008

Upstairs at Chicago Shakespeare

a "hip-hoptation" of William Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing
created and directed by GQ and JQ


Don John/Leonato/Dingleberry

GQ returns to Chicago Shakespeare Theater, where his credits include Othello: The Remix (London, Germany, Edinburgh) and Funk It Up About Nothin’ (Chicago, Edinburgh, New York, Australian tour, London). G co-created and starred in the off Broadway smash hit, The Bomb-itty of Errors. Along with his brother and the other Bomb-itty guys, G wrote and starred in a hip-hop/ sketch comedy TV show, Scratch and Burn (MTV). G’s screen credits include the movies Drumline, Taxi, I Think I Love My Wife and Werner Herzog’s Rescue Dawn. He wrote, directed and starred in the film Just Another Story (Showtime). He has had prominent roles in Boston Public (Fox) and Numbers (CBS) and co-starred in the one-hour drama Johnny Zero (Fox). He recently played DJ Nelson in Welcome to Arroyo’s, by Pulitzer-nominee Kristoffer Diaz, at The Old Globe in San Diego. G is a member of the Chicago-based comedic rap group known as The Retar Crew. Originally from Chicago, he received his BFA from the Experimental Theatre Wing of Tisch School of the Arts at NYU.

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