Category: Holiday Show

Review: A Dirty ‘30s Christmas (Chemically Imbalanced Comedy)

Chemically Imbalanced Comedy's "A Dirty 30s Christmas", written and directed by Farrell Walsh, runs through January 12th.        
       
A Dirty ‘30s Christmas 

Written and Directed by Farrell Walsh  
Chemically Imbalanced, 1422 W. Irving Pk. (map)
thru Jan 12  |  tickets: $12   |  more info
       
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December 14, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Nutcracker (Joffrey Ballet Chicago)

Dylan Gutierrez and Jack Thorpe-Baker star in Joffrey Ballet's "The Nutcracker", choreographed by Robert Joffrey and Gerald Arpino. (photo credit: Herbert Migdoll)        
       
The Nutcracker 

Music by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky 
Choreographed by Robert Joffrey
     and Gerald Arpino
Auditorium Theatre, 50 E. Congress (map)
thru Dec 27  |  tickets: $31-$132   |  more info
       
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December 14, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: Tidings of Tap (Chicago Tap Theatre)

Mark Yonally performs in Chicago Tap Theatre's "Tidings of Tap" performed at UIC Theatre in Chicago, IL on Dec 9-11, 2011.."Carol of the Bells", choreography by Mark Yonally, pictured dancer(s): Samantha O'Connell, Kirsten Williams, Mark Yonally and Sam Nolte perform in Chicago Tap Theatre's "Tidings of Tap", choreographed by Mark Yonally and Rich Ashworth. (photo credit: Josh Hawkins)        
       
Tidings of Tap 

Choreographed by Mark Yonally 
       and Rich Ashworth
at UIC Theater, 1044 W. Harrison (map)
thru Dec 16  |  tickets: $20-$35   |  more info
       
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December 13, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: Rudolph the Red-Hosed Reindeer (Hell in a Handbag Productions)

Alex Grelle (Rudolph) and Kathering Glavin (Clarice) star in Hell in a Handbag's "Rudolph the Red-Hosed Reindeer" by David Cerda and Scott Lamberty, directed by AJ Wright. (photo credit: Rick Aguilar Studios)        
       
Rudolph the
       Red-Hosed Reindeer
  

By David Cerda and Scott Lamberty
Directed by AJ Wright
at Mary’s Attic, 5400 N. Clark (map)
thru Dec 29  |  tickets: $12-$22   |  more info
       
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December 11, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: We Three Lizas (About Face Theatre)

Dana Tretta, Scott Duff and Sean Blake star int About Face Theatre's "We Three Lizas", directed by Scott Ferguson. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
       
We Three Lizas 

By Scott Bradley (book and lyrics) and
   Alan Schmuckler (music, additional lyrics)
Directed by Scott Ferguson  
Steppenwolf Garage, 1624 N. Halsted (map)
thru Dec 23  |  tickets: $15-$25   |  more info
       
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December 9, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: A Klingon Christmas Carol (Commedia Beauregard)

Commedia Beauregard Theatre's "A Klingon Christmas Carol", directed by Eric Van Tassell. (photo from 2010 production)        
       
A Klingon Christmas Carol 

Written by Christopher Kidder-Mostrom
      and Sasha Walloch  
Directed by Eric Van Tassell  
at Raven Theatre, 6157 N. Clark (map)
thru Dec 30  |  tickets: $20-$28   |  more info 
       
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December 8, 2012 | 1 Comment More

Review: It’s a Wonderful Life: The Radio Play (American Theater Company)

Sadieh Rifai and Cliff Chamberlain star in American Theater Company's "It's A Wonderful Life", directed by Jason W. Gerace. (photo credit: Elissa Shortridge)        
       
It’s a Wonderful Life:
            The Radio Play
  

Adapted by by Frank Gabrielson
Directed by Jason W. Gerace
American Theater Company, 1909 W. Byron (map)
thru Dec 30  |  tickets: $35-$40   |  more info
       
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December 8, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: Charles Dickens Begrudgingly Performs ‘A Christmas Carol.’ Again. (The Building Stage)

Blake Montgomery as Charles Dickens, in The Building Stage's "Charles Dickens Begrudgingly Performs 'A Christmas Carol.' Again." (photo credit: Chelsea Keenan)       
      
Charles Dickens Begrudgingly
  Performs ‘A Christmas Carol.’
  Again.
 

Created and Performed by Blake Montgomery
at The Building Stage, 412 N. Carpenter (map)
thru Dec 24  |  tickets: $15-$30   |  more info
       
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December 6, 2012 | 0 Comments More