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September 3, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: Ring of Fire – The Music of Johnny Cash (Mercury Theater)

Malcolm Ruhl, Michael Monroe Goodman and Greg Hirte star in Mercury Theater and Theatre at the Center's "Ring of Fire: The Music of Johnny Cash," created by Richard Maltby, Jr., directed by Brian Russell. (photo credit: Brett Beiner)       
      
Ring of Fire

Created by Richard Maltby, Jr.
Conceived by William Meade
Mercury Theater, 3745 N. Southport (map)
thru Nov 1 |  tix: $25-$65  | more info
       
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September 1, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: October Sky (Marriott Theatre)

Susan Moniz and Nate Lewellyn star in Marriott Theatre's "October Sky" by Michael Mahler and Aaron Thielen, directed by Rachel Rockwell. (photo credit: Liz Lauren)       
      
October Sky 

Music/Lyrics by Michael Mahler
Book by Aaron Thielen
Marriott Theatre, Lincolnshire (map)
thru Oct 11 | tix: $50-$55 | more info
       
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August 31, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: After Miss Julie (Strawdog Theatre)

Maggie Scrantom and John Henry Roberts star in Strawdog Theatre's "After Miss Julie" by Patrick Marber, directed by Elly Green. (photo credit: Chris Ocken)       
      
After Miss Julie

Written by Patrick Marber
Strawdog Theatre, 3829 N. Broadway (map)
thru Sept 28  | tickets: $28  | more info
       
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August 30, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: Twisted Melodies (Congo Square Theatre)

Kelvin Roston Jr. stars as Donny Hathaway in Congo Square Theatre's remount of "Twisted Melodies" by Kelvin Roston, directed by Samuel G. Robertson, Jr.       
      
Twisted Melodies

Written by Kelvin Roston, Jr.
Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport (map)
thru Sept 13 | tix: $17-$37 | more info
       
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August 29, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: Kurios (Cirque du Soleil)

Cirque du Soleil's "Kurios: Cabinet of Curiosities," written and directed by Michel Laprise, runs through Sept 20 at the United Center. (photo credit: Martin Girard)           
      
Kurios

Written/Directed by Michel Laprise
United Center, 1901 W. Madison (map)
thru Sept 20 | tix: $35-$145 | more info
       
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August 25, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: Assassination Theater (Museum of Broadcast Communications)

Martin Yurek stars in "Assassination Theater" by Hillel Levin, directed by Kevin Christopher Fox. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)           
       
Assassination Theater 

Written by Hillel Levin
at MBC, 360 N. State (map)
thru Nov 7 | tix: $39-$49 | more info
       
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August 20, 2015 | 2 Comments More

Review: South Pacific (Light Opera Works)

Larry Adams and Sarah Larson star in Light Opera Works' "South Pacific" by Rodgers and Hammerstein, directed by Rudy Hogenmiller. (photo credit: Mona Luan)             
      
South Pacific 

By Richard Rodgers (music), Oscar
  Hammerstein II
(lyrics, book)
  and Joshua Logan (book) 
Cahn Auditorium, 600 Emerson (map)
thru Aug 30 |  tix: $34-$94  | more info
       
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August 19, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Boy from Oz (Pride Films and Plays)

Chris Logan stars as Peter Allen in Pride Films and Plays' "The Boy From Oz" by Peter Allen, Martin Sherman and Nick Enright , directed by David Zak. (photo courtesy of PF&P)   

           
The Boy from Oz 

Written by Peter Allen (music, lyrics),
  Martin Sherman, Nick Enright (book) 
at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont (map)
thru Aug 30 | tickets: $25-$40  | more info
       
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August 17, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: Loving Repeating (Kokandy Productions)

Amanda Giles and Caron Buinis star in Kokandy Productions' "Loving Repeating" by Gertrude Stein, Stephen Flaherty and Frank Galati, directed by Allison Hendrix. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)              
      
Loving Repeating

Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
By Stephen Flaherty (music), Gertrude Stein (lyrics) and Frank Galati (adaptation) 
thru Aug 30 | tickets: $38 | more info
       
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August 14, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: Last Train to Nibroc (Haven Theatre)

Mike Tepeli and Amanda Drinkall star in Haven Theatre's "Last Train to Nibroc" by Arlene Hutton, directed by Jason Gerace. (photo credit: Austin D. Oie)   

            
Last Train to Nibroc

Written by Arlene Hutton
Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru Sept 6  | tickets: $28  | more info
       
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August 13, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: Truth in Context (The Agency Theater Collective)

Matthew Collins and Awate Serequeberhan star in The Agency Theater Collective's "Truth in Context," written and directed by Cody Lucas. (photo credit: Emily Sperl)   

          
 Truth in Context

Written/Directed by Cody Lucas
Alley Stage, 4147 N. Broadway (map)
thru Aug 23  | tickets: $15  | more info
       
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August 12, 2015 | 0 Comments More