Review: Thinner Than Water (The Gift Theatre)

Lynda Newton stars in The Gift Theatre's "Thinner Than Water" by Melissa Ross, directed by John Gawlik. (photo credit: Claire Demos)        
      
Thinner Than Water

Written by Melissa Ross
Directed by John Gawlik
The Gift Theatre, 4802 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru May 25  |  tickets: $35   |  more info
       
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Review: Savior? (eta Creative Arts)

Keith Cavanaugh and Parrish Morgan stars as Marcus Jamal Williams III in eta Creative Art's "Savior?" by Esther Armah, directed by Jonathan Wilson.  (photo credit: Cynthia Maddox)

       
      
Savior?

Written by Esther Armah  
Directed by Jonathan Wilson 
eta Creative Arts, 7558 S. South Chicago (map)
thru May 11  |  tickets: $30   |  more info
       
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Review: Les Misérables (Drury Lane Oakbrook)

Matthew Uzarraga stars as Gavroche in Drury Lane Theatre's "Les Miserables," directed by Rachel Rockwell. (photo credit: Brett Beiner)        
      
Les Misérables

By Claude-Michel Schönberg, Herbert Kretzmer, Alain Boublil, Jean-Marc Natel, James Fenton
Directed by Rachel Rockwell
Drury Lane Theatre, Oakbrook Terrace (map)
thru June 8  |  tickets: $45-$60  |  more info
       
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Review: The President (Oracle Theatre)

John Arthur Lewis stars as Mr. Norris in Oracle Theatre's "The President" by Ferenc Molnár, translated by Morwyn Brebner, and directed by Max Truax. (photo credit: Joe Mazza)        
      

The President

Written by Ferenc Molnár 
Adapted by Morwyn Brebner
Directed by Max Truax
at Oracle Theatre, 3809 N. Broadway (map)
thru May 31  |  tickets: $FREE   |  more info 
          
     
         
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Review: The Dance of Death (Writers Theatre)

Shannon Cochran and Philip Earl Johnson star in Writers Theatre's "The Dance of Death" by August Strindberg, adapted by Conor McPherson, directed by Henry Wishcamper. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
The Dance of Death

Written by August Strindberg
Adapted by Conor McPherson  
Directed by Henry Wishcamper  
Writers Theatre, 644 Vernon, Glencoe (map)
thru July 20  |  tickets: $35-$70   |  more info
       
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Review: A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Piccolo Theatre)

Amy Gorelow and Rocco Renda star in Piccolo Theatre's "A Midsummer Night's Dream" by William Shakespeare, directed by Jason Martin. (photo credit: Robert Erving Potter III)        
      
A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Written by William Shakespeare  
Directed by Jason Martin
at Piccolo Theatre, 600 Main St., Evanston (map)
thru May 3  |  tickets: $10-$25   |  more info
       
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Review: The Haunting of Hill House (City Lit Theater)

Edward Kuffert stars in City Lit Theater's "The Haunting of Hill House," adapted and directed by Paul Edwards. (photo credit: Austin D. Oie)        
      
The Haunting of Hill House

Adapted and Directed by Paul Edwards
from the novel by Shirley Jackson
at City Lit Theater, 1020 W. Bryn Mawr (map)
thru May 11  |  tickets: $25-$29  |  more info
       
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Review: The Great God Pan (Next Theatre)

James Leaming and Brett Schneider star in Next Theatre's "The Great God Pan" by Amy Herzog, directed by Kimberly Senior. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
The Great God Pan

Written by Amy Herzog
Directed by Kimberly Senior 
at Noyes Cultural Arts Center, Evanston (map)
thru May 11  |  tickets: $30-$45   |  more info
       
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Review: Bat-Hamlet (Corn Productions)

Matthew Lunt stars as Hamlet in Corn Productions' "Bat-Hamlet" by Jordan Pulliam, directed by Kallie Noelle Rolison.       
      
Bat-Hamlet

Written by Jordan Pulliam  
Directed by Kallie Noelle Rolison
at The Cornservatory, 4210 N. Lincoln (map)
thru April 26  |  tickets: $7-$15   |  more info
       
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Review: Lyle Finds His Mother (Lifeline Theatre)

Anthony Kayer and Deanna Myers star in Lifeline Theatre's "Lyle Finds His Mother," adapted by Jessica Wright Buha, music/lyrics by Michael James Brooks, directed by Dorothy Milne. (photo credit: Suzanne Plunkett)        
      
Lyle Finds His Mother

Adapted by Jessica Wright Buha
from book by Bernard Waber  
Music and Lyrics by Michael James Brooks
Directed by Dorothy Milne
at Lifeline Theatre, 6912 N. Glenwood (map)
thru April 27  |  tickets: $15   |  more info
       
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Review: God’s Work (Albany Park Theater Project)

Kyra Mae Robinson and Maidenwena Alba star in Albany Park Theater Project's "God's Work," directed by David Feiner, Stephanie Paul, Rossana Rodriguez Sanchez and Maggie Popadiak. (photo credit: Liz Lauren)        
      
God’s Work

Written by the Ensemble 
Directed by David Feiner, Stephanie Paul,
Rossana Rodriguez Sanchez & Maggie Popadiak
at Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn (map)
thru April 19  |  tickets: $10-$25   |  more info
       
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Review: Sandalwood (Tympanic Theatre & The Side Project)

Scott Stockwell stars in the world premiere of "Sandalwood" by Dan Caffrey, directed by Aaron henrickson, and presented by Tympanic Theatre and The Side Project Theatre.

       
      
Sandalwood

Written by Dan Caffrey  
Directed by Aaron Henrickson
at Side Project Theatre, 1439 W. Jarvis (map)
thru April 20  |  tickets: $15-$20   |  more info
       
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