Category: Holiday Show

Review: The Snow Queen, or When Christmas Freezes Over! (Piccolo Theatre)

Piccolo Theatre's "The Snow Queen, or When Hell Freezes Over" by Jessica Puller, directed by Nicole Keating. (photo credit: Robert Erving Potter III)        
      
The Snow Queen, or
When Christmas Freezes Over!

Written by Jessica Puller  
Directed by Nicole Keating  
at Evanston Arts Depot, 600 Main (map)
thru Dec 21  |  tickets: $10-$25   |  more info
       
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November 18, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: Hellcab (Profiles Theatre, 2013)

Megan Hickey and Paul Dillon star in Profiles Theatre's "Hellcab" by Will Kern, directed by Darrell W. Cox. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
Hellcab

Written by Will Kern 
Directed by Darrell W. Cox
Profiles Theatre, 4139 N. Broadway (map)
thru Jan 12  |  tickets: $35-$40   |  more info
       
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November 16, 2013 | 8 Comments More

Review: Hello Dolly! (Drury Lane Theatre)

David Lively and Karen Ziemba star in Drury Lane Theatre's "Hello Dolly!" by Jerry Herman and Michael Stewart, directed by Rachel Rockwell. (photo credit: Brett Beiner)        
      
Hello Dolly!

Written by Michael Stewart and Jerry Herman
Directed by Rachel Rockwell
Drury Lane Theatre, Oakbrook Terrace (map)
thru Jan 5  |  tickets: $35-$49   |  more info
       
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October 31, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Happy New Years from Blue Man Group!

For New Year’s Eve, Blue Man Group will perform “Auld Lang Syne” on their tubulum as part of their special night of celebration, complete with sparkling cider, champagne and hats.  For more information on their show, check out our 4-star review.

       

December 30, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Chimes (Remy Bumppo Theatre)

Remy Bumppo Theatre's "The Chimes: A Goblin Story", adapted and performed by Nick Sandys, continues through December 31st at the Greenhouse Theater.        
       
The Chimes: A Goblin Story 

Written by Charles Dickens 
Adapted by Nick Sandys
at Greenhouse Theater, 2257 N. Lincoln (map)
thru Dec 31  |  tickets: $20   |  more info
       
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December 23, 2012 | 1 Comment More

Review: A Christmas Carol (Milwaukee Rep)

Christopher Donahue as Scrooge in Milwaukee Rep's "A Christmas Carol", adapted by Joseph Hanreddy and Edward Morgan; directed by Aaron Posner. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
A Christmas Carol

Adapted by Joseph Hanreddy, Edward Morgan
Directed by Aaron Posner  
The Pabst Theater, 144 E. Wells (map)
thru Dec 24  |  tickets: $15-$70   |  more info
       
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December 21, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Christmas Goose (Raven Theatre)

Antoine Pierre Whitfield and JoAnn Montemurro star in Raven Theatre's "Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Golden Goose", by Michael Menendian and John Weagly.       
      
Sherlock Holmes and the Case
    of the Christmas Goose
 

Written by Michael Menendian & John Weagly
Directed by Michael Menendian
at Raven Theatre, 6157 N. Clark (map)
thru Dec 30  |  tickets: $15-$20   |  more info
       
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December 20, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Rockette’s Radio City Christmas Spectacular (MSG Entertainment)

"Parade of the Wooden Soldiers", one of the outstanding segments of The Radio City Christmas Spectacular, written by Linda Haberman and featuring the Rockettes.        
       
The Radio City
     Christmas Spectacular
 

Written by Linda Haberman
Directed by Julie Branam
Akoo Theatre, 5400 N. River Road (map)
thru Dec 30  |  tickets: $30-$89   |  more info
       
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December 17, 2012 | 0 Comments More