Category: Holiday Show

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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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

Review: Our Perfect Holiday (Strangeloop Theatre)

Carrie Campana (Mary) and Ben Campana (Kirk) star in Strangeloop Theatre's "Our Perfect Holiday" by Keith Gatchel, directed by Holly Robison.        
       
Our Perfect Holiday 

Written by Keith Gatchel and Ensemble
Directed by Holly Robison
Chemically Imbalanced, 1422 W. Irving Pk (map)
thru Jan 10  |  tickets: $10   |  more info
       
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December 15, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: A Beer Carol (Drinking and Writing Theater)

Drinking and Writing Theater's "A Beer Carol", written and directed by Sean Benjamin and Steve Mosqueda.       
      
A Beer Carol 

Written and Directed by
    Sean Benjamin and Steve Mosqueda
Haymarket Pub & Brewery, 737 W. Randolph (map)
thru Dec 19  |  tickets: $15   |  more info
       
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December 15, 2012 | 0 Comments More