Review: King Lear (Belarus Free Theatre at Chicago Shakespeare)

Aleh Sidorchyk and Pavel Radak-Haradnitski in King Lear, Belarus Free Theatre          
      
   

King Lear

Written by William Shakespeare 
Chicago Shakespeare at Navy Pier (map)
thru Feb 14  |  tix: $48-$58   |  more info
       
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Review: The Drawer Boy (Redtwist Theatre)

Brian Parry and Aaron Kirby in Drawer Boy, Redtwist Theatre          
      
   

The Drawer Boy

Written by Michael Healey
Redtwist Theatre, 1044 W. Bryn Mawr (map)
thru Feb 28  |  tix: $30-$35  | more info
       
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Review: Estrella Cruz–the junkyard queen (Halcyon Theatre)

Allyce Torres in Estrella Cruz, Halcyon Theatre         
      
   

Estrella Cruz
  [the junkyard queen]

Written by Charise Castro Smith
Halcyon Theatre, 3253 W. Wilson (map)
thru Feb 27 |  tix: $0-$20  |  more info
       
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Review: The Man Who Murdered Sherlock Holmes (Mercury Theater Chicago)

Nick Sandys stars as Sherlock Holmes in Mercury Theater's "The Man Who Murdered Sherlock Holmes" by Julie Shannon, Michael Mahler and John Reeger, directed by Warner Crocker. (photo credit: Brett Beiner)          
      
   

The Man Who Murdered
   Sherlock Holmes

By Julie Shannon, Michael Mahler
    and John Reeger
Mercury Theater, 3745 N. Southport (map)
thru March 20  |  tix: $25-$65  |  more info
       
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Review: God Bless Baseball (Public Theatre at MCA Stage)

Toshiki Okada,God Bless Baseball, MCA Stage          
      
  

God Bless Baseball

Written/Directed by Toshiki Okada
at MCA Stage, 220 E. Chicago (map)
thru June 30  |  tix: $30  |  more info
       
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Review: Measure for Measure (Cheek by Jowl & Pushkin Theatre)

Alexander Arsentyev and Anna Khalilulina star in Cheek by Jowl and Pushkin Theatre's "Measure for Measure" by William Shakespeare, directed by Declan Donnellan. (photo credit: Johan Persson)          
      
   

Measure for Measure

Written by William Shakespeare 
Chicago Shakespeare at Navy Pier (map)
thru Jan 31  |  tix: $68-$78  | more info 
       
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Review: Nabucco (Lyric Opera of Chicago)

Lyric Opera presents "Nabucco" by Giuseppe Verdi, directed by Matthew Ozawa. (photo credit: Andrew Cioffi)          
      
   

Nabucco

Written by Giuseppe Verdi
Libretto by Temistocle Solera
Civic Opera House, 20 N. Wacker (map)
thru Feb 12 |  tix: $34-$239  |  more info
       
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Review: Le Switch (About Face Theatre)

Stephen Cone and Collin Quinn Rice star in About Face Theatre's "Le Switch" by Philip Dawkins, directed by Stephen Brackett. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)          
      
   

Le Switch

Written by Philip Dawkins
at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru Feb 21  |  tix: $20-$35  | more info
       
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Review: The Consultant (Signal Ensemble Theatre)

Joe McCauley and Courtney Jones star in Signal Ensemble Theatre's "The Consultant" by Heidi Schreck, directed by Ronan Marra. (photo credit: Johnny Knight)          
      
  

The Consultant

Written by Heidi Schreck
Signal Ensemble Theatre, 1802 W. Berenice (map)
thru Feb 20  |  tix: $23   |  more info
       
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Review: Vices and Virtues (Profiles Theatre)

Tamar Chambers in "Totally," part of Profiles Theatre's "Vices & Virtues" by Neil LaBute. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)          
      
   

Vices & Virtues

Written by Neil LaBute
Profiles Theatre, 4147 N. Broadway (map)
thru March 6  |  tix: $40  |  more info
       
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Review: Another Word for Beauty (Goodman Theatre)

Dan Domingues, Danaya Esperanza, Zoë Sophia Garcia, Carmen Zilles, Stephanie Andrea Barron and Helen Cespedes in Goodman Theatre's "Another Word for Beauty" by José Rivera, directed by Steven Cosson. (photo credit: Liz Lauren)          
      
    

Another Word for Beauty

Written by José Rivera
Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn (map)
thru Feb 21  |  tix: $25-$75  |  more info
       
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Review: Bye Bye Birdie (Drury Lane Theatre)

Jason Michael Evans stars as Conrad Birdie in Drury Lane Theatre's "Bye Bye Birdie" by Charles Strouse and Lee Adams, directed by Tammy Mader. (photo credit: Brett Beiner)          
      
   

Bye Bye Birdie

By Charles Strouse (music), Lee Adams (lyrics)
  and Michael Stewart (book)
Drury Lane Theatre, Oakbrook Terrace (map)
thru March 13  |  tix: $45-$60   |  more info
       
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