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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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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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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Review: Hamlet (Muse of Fire Theatre)

Alex Fthenakis stars as Hamlet in Muse of Fire Theatre's "Hamlet" by William Shakespeare, directed by Jemma Alix Levy. (photo credit: Teresa Foote)   

            
Hamlet

Written by William Shakespeare 
Ingraham Park, 2100 Ridge (map)
thru Aug 30  |  free  |  more info
       
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Review: Bette, Live at the Continental Baths (Hell in a Handbag Productions)

  Caitlin Jackson stars as Bette Midler in Hell in a Handbag's "Bette, Live at the Continental Baths," directed by Christopher Pazdernik. (photo credit: Rick Aguilar) 

           
Bette, Live at the
     Continental Baths
 

Directed by Christopher Pazdernik
at Mary’s Attic, 5400 N. Clark (map)
thru Aug 21 | tickets $22 | more info
       
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Review: A Perfect Ganesh (Eclipse Theatre)

Phil Higgins, Elaine Carlson, Jeannie Affelder and Michael Allen Harris star in Eclipse Theatre's " Perfect Ganesh" by Terrence McNally, directed by Steven Fedoruk. (photo credit: Scott Dray)   

       

     
      
A Perfect Ganesh

Written by Terrence McNally  
Directed by Steven Fedoruk
Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport (map)
thru Aug 23   |  tickets: $20-$30   |  more info
       
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August 7, 2015 | 1 Comment More

Review: Feast (Albany Park Theater Project, 2015)

Gustavo Duran, Hector Velazquez, Paolo Rico and Jeremy Sebastian in Albany Park Theater Project's "Feast," directed by David Feiner, Mikhail Fiksel, Halena Kays, Stephanie Paul, Maggie Popadiak and Rosanna Rodriguez Sanchez. (photo credit: Liz Lauren)

         
      
Feast

Written by the Albany Park ensemble 
Directed by David Feiner, Mikhail Fiksel,
   Halena Kays, Stephanie Paul, Maggie Popadiak,
   and Rosanna Rodriguez Sanchez
at Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn (map)
thru Aug 16  |  tickets: $10-$15   |  more info
       
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August 2, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: [title of show] (The Brown Paper Box Company)

Matt Frye stars as Hunter in The Brown Paper Box Co's "title of show" by Jeff Bowen and Hunter Bell, directed by M. William Panek. (photo credit: C.B. Lindsey)    

         
      
[title of show]

Written by Jeff Bowen and Hunter Bell
Directed by M. William Panek
at Rivendell Theatre, 5779 N. Ridge (map)
thru Aug 16  |  tickets: $25   |  more info
       
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July 29, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: Anne of Green Gables (Provision Theater)

Mike Rogalski and Mary-Margaret Roberts star in Provision Theater's "Anne of Green Gables", adapted and directed by Timothy Gregory. (photo credit: Simon Sorin)       
      

Anne of Green Gables

Adapted and Directed by Timothy Gregory 
at Provision Theater, 1001 W. Roosevelt (map)
thru Aug 2  |  tickets: $10-$15   |  more info
       
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July 24, 2015 | 0 Comments More