Category: Adaptation

Review: 1984 (AstonRep Theatre)

Ray Kasper, Nora Lisa Ulrey, Amy Kasper, Rory Jobst and Lauren Demerath star in 1984, AstonRep Theatre             
      

1984

Adapted from novel by George Orwell 
  by Robert Owens, Wilton E. Hall Jr.
  and William A. Miles Jr.
at Raven Theatre, 6157 N. Clark (map)
thru Oct 8  |  tix: $20  |  more info
       
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September 19, 2017 | 0 Comments More

Review: The School for Lies (The Artistic Home)

 Annie Hogan and Brookelyn Hebert star in The School for Lies, Artistic Home           
      

The School for Lies
 
Adapted by David Ives  
The Artistic Home, 1376 W. Grand (map)
thru Aug 13  |  tix: $28-$32  |  more info
       
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July 12, 2017 | 1 Comment 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: Her Majesty’s Will (Lifeline Theatre)

 Javier Ferreira and Bryan Bosque star as William Shakespeare and Christopher Marlowe in Her Majesty's Will               

  

Her Majesty’s Will
 
Adapted by Robert Kauzlaric
  from novel by David Blixt   
Lifeline Theatre, 6912 N. Glenwood (map)
thru July 16  |  tix: $20-$40  |  more info
       
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June 21, 2017 | 0 Comments More

Review: Shakespeare in Love (Chicago Shakespeare)

Kate McGonigle and Nick Rehberger star in Shakespeare in Love 2 (photo Jeff Sciortino)           
      
  

Shakespeare in Love

Adapted by Lee Hall 
Chicago Shakespeare, Navy Pier (map)
thru Jun 18  |  tix: $58-$88  |  more info
       
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May 19, 2017 | 0 Comments More

Review: Captain Blood (First Folio Theatre)

Nick Sandys, Heather Chrisler and Austin England star in Captain Blood, First Folio           
      
  

Captain Blood

Adapted by David Rice
  from novel by Rafael Sabatini
First Folio Theatre, Oak Brook (map)
thru Feb 26  |  tix: $29-$39  |  more info
       
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February 18, 2017 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Sundial (City Lit Theater)

Lauren Mangum and  Morgan McCabe star in The Sundial, City Lit Theater           
  

The Sundial

Adapted/Directed by Paul Edwards
From the novel by Shirley Jackson 
City Lit Theater, 1020 W. Bryn Mawr (map)
thru Feb 12  |  tix: $25-$29  |  more info
       
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January 13, 2017 | 0 Comments More

Review: Rutherford’s Travels (Pegasus Theatre Chicago)

Breon Arzell stars as Rutherford Calhoun in Rutherford's Travels, Pegasus Players           
      
  

Rutherford’s Travels

Adapted by Ilesa Duncan, David Barr III
   from novel by Charles Johnson
at Chicago Dramatists, 773 N. Aberdeen (map)
thru Dec 4  |  tix: $30  |  more info
       
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November 17, 2016 | 0 Comments More