Category: One-Man Show

Review: Muthaland (16th Street Theater)

Minita Gandhi stars in Muthaland, 16th Street Theater Berwyn 5            
      

  

Muthaland

Written by Minita Gandhi
16th Street Theater, 6420 W. 16th St. (map)
thru Oct 7  |  tix: $18-$22  |  more info
       
Check for half-price tickets   
     

September 17, 2017 | 0 Comments More

Review: "BLACK!" (Athenaeum Theatre)

Michael Washington Brown stars in Black, Athenaeum Theatre 3            
      

"BLACK!"

Written by Michael Washington Brown
Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport (map)
thru July 30  |  tix: $25  |  more info
       
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July 24, 2017 | 0 Comments More

Review: Beauty’s Daughter (American Blues Theater)

Wandachristine stars in Beauty's Daughter by Dael Orlandersmith, American Blues Theater 1          
      

  

Beauty’s Daughter

Written by Dael Orlandersmith 
at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont (map)
thru Aug 5  |  tix: $19-$49  |  more info
       
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July 17, 2017 | 0 Comments More

Review: How to Be a Rock Critic (Steppenwolf Theatre)

Erik Jensen stars as Lester Bangs in How to Be a Rock Critic, Steppenwolf Theatre 4            
         

How To Be
  a Rock Critic

 
By Erik Jensen and Jessica Blank
Steppenwolf Theatre, 1700 N. Halsted (map)
thru July 29  |  tix: $30  |  more info
       
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July 12, 2017 | 0 Comments More

Review: Put the Nuns in Charge! (Nuns4Fun Entertainment)

Kathleen Puls Andrade stars in Put the Nuns in Charge, Nuns4Fun at Royal George Theatre            
        

   

Put the Nuns in Charge!

Written & Produced by Vicki Quade  
Royal George Theatre, 1641 N. Halsted (map)
thru July 16  |  tix: $30  |  more info
       
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June 20, 2017 | 0 Comments More

Review: Squeeze My Cans (Greenhouse Theater)

Cathy Schenkelberg stars in her one-woman show Squeeze My Cans, directed by Shirley Anderson (photo by Aleksandr           
      

Squeeze My Cans

Written & Performed by Cathy Schenkelberg
Greenhouse Theater, 2257 N. Lincoln (map)
thru Mar 12  March 19  |  tix: $25  |  more info
       
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March 3, 2017 | 0 Comments More

Review: Her America (Greenhouse Theater, Solo Celebration)

Kate Buddeke stars in Her America by Brett Neveu, Greenhouse Theater Center 1           
         

Her America

Written by Brett Neveu
Greenhouse Theater, 2257 N. Lincoln (map)
thru Feb 12  |  tix: $42-$48  |  more info
       
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January 15, 2017 | 0 Comments More

Chicago’s Best Theater of 2016

  

Miguel Cervantes stars as Alexander Hamilton in Hamilton by Lin-Manuel Miranda, Broadway ChicagoDana Omar and Gay Glenn star in Cinderella at the Theater Potatotes, Hypocrites TheatreKaren Rodriguez stars in The Way She Spoke, Solo Celebration, Greenhouse Theater 3ETHL_ShowPageFINAL_450x665James Vincent Meredith and Bethany Jillard in Othello, Chicago Shakespeare TheatreBryce Gangel, Jessica Ervin and Charlotte Thomas in Dry Land, RivendellJulissa Contreras, Sarah Cartwright and Ada Grey in The Haven Place, Red Orchid TheatreEvan Linder and Liz Sharpe in Byhalia Mississippi, New Colony Definition TheatreBrian Parry and Aaron Kirby in The Drawer Boy, Redtwist TheatreChristian Castro and D’Wayne Taylor in Jesus Hopped A Train, Eclipse TheatreThomas Cox, Bolden. (Back) Ruiz, Sullivan, Brown. Photo by Michael Brosilow (2)Mary Beth Fisher and Harris Yulin in Long Day's Journey Into Night, Court TheatreEliza Stoughton and Sam Hubbard in A Loss of Roses, Raven TheatreBlair Brown and Alan Wilder in Mary Page Marlowe, Steppenwolf TheatreChristina Saliba with mirror from Learning Curve, Albany Park Theater ProjectThe Joffrey Ballet presents Christopher Wheeldon’s The Nutcracker, Auditorium TheatreJustin Keyes, Chris Sams, Tyrone L. Robinson, Will Skrip and Sean Blake in Smokey Joe's CafeDash Barber and Christopher Borek in Posh by Laura Wade, Steep Theatre LMSarah Goeden, Justine C. Turner and Nicole Bloomsmith in Once in a Lifetime, StrawdogSydney Charles and Julian Parker in Prowess, Jackalope TheatreIt’s the classic tale of the Sharks versus the Jets in West Side Story, one of the greatest musicals ever, playing March 16-April 24, 2016 at the Paramount Theatre, 23 E. Galena Blvd. in downtown Aurora. For tickets and information, go to ParamountAurora.com or call (630) 896-6666. Photo credit: Liz Lauren.Brian Quijada in Where Do We Sit On the Bus, Teatro Vista Chicago 2Amy Stricker, Britain Gebhardt, Max DeTogne, Lizzie Schwarzrock, Kelly Baskin, Caitlin JacksonMonica Raymund stars in Thaddeus and Slocum, Lookingglass TheatreBrenda Barrie, James Doherty. Michael E Martin, Johnny Arena and Rudy Galvan in United Flight 232

     

See our picks below the fold

     
January 3, 2017 | 0 Comments More