Author Archive: Duane Barnes

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Review: The Heavens Are Hung in Black (Shattered Globe Theatre)

Darren Jones and Lawrence Grimm star as Dred Scott and Abraham Lincoln in Heavens Are Hung in Black             

           

The Heavens Are Hung in Black
   
Written by James Still
Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru Oct 21  |  tix: $35  |  more info
       
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October 6, 2017 | 0 Comments More

Review: "BLACK!" (Athenaeum Theatre)

Michael Washington Brown stars in Black, Athenaeum Theatre 3            
      

"BLACK!"

Written by Michael Washington Brown
Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport (map)
thru July 30  |  tix: $25  |  more info
       
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July 24, 2017 | 0 Comments More

Review: Moby Dick (Lookingglass Theatre, 2017)

Anthony Fleming III, Nathan Hosner, Micah Figueroa and  Mattie Hawkinson            
      

Moby Dick
 
Adapted/Directed by David Catlin
  from novel by Herman Melville
Lookingglass Theatre, 821 N. Michigan (map)
thru Sept 3  |  tix: $45-$80  |  more info
       
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July 1, 2017 | 0 Comments More

Review: Water & Power (UrbanTheater Company)

Ivan Vega and Dennis Garcia star as Power and Water in Water & Power, UrbanTheater Chicago           
      

  

Water & Power

Written by Richard Montoya  
Batey Urbano, 2620 W. Division (map)
thru July 22  |  tix: $20  |  more info
       
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June 28, 2017 | 0 Comments More

Review: Ragtime (Griffin Theatre)

Laura McClain, Ben Miller and Larry Baldacci star in Ragtime, Griffin Theatre            
   
      

Ragtime
 
By Terrence McNally (book),
Lynn Ahrens (lyric), Stephen Flaherty (music)
at Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru July 22  |  tix: $34-$39  |  more info
       
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June 26, 2017 | 0 Comments More

Review: Christmas at Christine’s (Silk Road Rising)

Christine Bunuan stars in Christmas at Christine's, Silk Road Rising Chicago 4

      
  
    

Christmas at Christine’s

Written by Christine Bunuan 
Silk Road Rising, 77 W. Washington (map)
thru Date  |  tix: $20-$25  |  more info
       
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December 19, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Review: It’s A Wonderful Life: Live in Chicago! (American Blues Theater, 2016)

Brandon Dahlquist and John Mohrlein star in It's A Wonderful Life, American Blues Thtr           
      

It’s a Wonderful Life:
   Live in Chicago!

Based on film by Frank Capra
Greenhouse Theater, 2257 N. Lincoln (map)
thru Dec 31  |  tix: $19-$49  |  more info
       
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December 19, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Review: [Trans]formation (Nothing Without A Company)

Transformation - Nothing Without A Company, The Living Canvas, Chicago 5          

    

   
[Trans] formation

Devised by Ronen Kohn, Darling Squire,
   Avi Roque, Gaby Labotka, Kevin Sparrow.
at Collaboraction, 1579 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru Dec 17  |  tix: $30  |  more info
       
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November 22, 2016 | 0 Comments More