Category: Holiday Show

Review: The Nutcracker (Joffrey Ballet, 2016)

Alberto Velazquez as The Nutcracker in Nutcracker by Christopher Wheeldon, Joffrey Ballet           
      
  

The Nutcracker

Created by Christopher Wheeldon
Music by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Auditorium Theatre, 50 E. Congress Pkwy. (map)
thru Dec 30  |  tix: $35-$150  |  more info
       
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December 24, 2016 | 1 Comment More

Review: Twist Your Dickens (Second City at Goodman Theatre, 2016)

Joe Dempsey stars in Twist Your Dickens, Second City at Goodman Theatre 2016           
      
  

Twist Your Dickens

Written by Peter Gwinn and Bobby Mort
at Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn (map)
thru Dec 30  |  tix: $25-$47  |  more info
       
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December 22, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Review: That’s Weird Grandma–The Holiday Special Returns (Barrel of Monkeys, 2016)

Deanna Myers performs Santa’s Mean Day           
      

That’s Weird Grandma:
  The Holiday Special Returns

Written by CPS students
Neo-Futurist Theater, 5153 N. Ashland (map)
thru Jan 2  |  tix: $6-$12  |  more info
       
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December 21, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Christmas Schooner (Mercury Theater Chicago, 2016)

The Christmas Schooner presented by Mercury Theater Chicago 2016           
          

The Christmas Schooner

Book by John Reeger
Music/Lyrics by Julie Shannon
Mercury Theater, 3745 N. Southport (map)
thru Dec 31  |  tix: $30-$69  |  more info
       
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December 20, 2016 | 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: The Other Cinderella (Black Ensemble Theater, 2016)

Kylah Frye stars as Fairygodmama in The Other Cinderella, Black Ensemble Chicago           
      

The Other Cinderella

Written by Jackie Taylor
Black Ensemble Theater, 4450 N. Clark (map)
thru Jan 8  |  tix: $55-$65  |  more info
       
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December 13, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Review: This Way Outta Santaland (Theater Wit)

Michell Fain stars in Get Me Outta Santaland at Theater Wit 4           
         

This Way Outta Santaland

Created by Mitchell Fain
Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru Dec 23  |  tix: $25-$29  |  more info
       
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December 6, 2016 | 0 Comments More