Category: Broadway in Chicago

Review: Once (Broadway in Chicago, 2015)

Stuart Ward and Dani de Waal star as Guy and Girl in Broadway in Chicago's "Once" by Glen Hansard, Markéta Irglová and Enda Walsh, directed by John Tiffany. (photo credit: Joan Marcus)        
      
Once

Music/Lyrics by Glen Hansard and Markéta Irglová
Book by Enda Walsh  
Directed by John Tiffany
Cadillac Palace Theatre, 151 W. Randolph (map)
thru June 7  |  tickets: $30-$95   |  more info
       
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June 5, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Finalists announced for 4th Annual Illinois High School Musical Theater Awards

Illinois High School Musical Theater Awards 2013
Nominees from the 2nd Annual Awards Show

Broadway in Chicago announces the 24 high school finalists.
Awards ceremony at
Broadway Playhouse on Monday, June 1st.

Talented young performers will compete to represent Illinois in The National High School Musical Theater Awards’ "The Jimmy Awards".

High school finalists listed below fold

May 12, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Illusionists (Broadway in Chicago)

Dan Sperry, Aaron Crow, Adam Trent, Kevin James, Jeff Hobson, Andrew Basso and Yu Ho-Jin star in Broadway in Chicago's "The Illusionists," conceived by Simon Painter, directed by Neil Dorward. (photo credit: Joan Marcus)        
      
The Illusionists:
    Witness the Impossible

Conceived by Simon Painter 
Directed by Neil Dorward
Cadillac Palace Theatre, 151 W. Randolph (map)
thru March 22  |  tickets: $16-$90   |  more info
       
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March 18, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Tweet of the Week–from a “Newsies” cast member



Jeff Heimbrock tweet of the day

December 20, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Newsies (Broadway in Chicago)

Broadway in Chicago and Disney Theatricals present "Newsies" by Jack Feldman, Alan Menken and Harvey Fierstein, directed by Jeff Calhoun. (photo credit: Deen van Meer)        
      
Newsies

By Jack Feldman (lyrics), Alan Menken (music)
       and Harvey Fierstein (book)
Directed by Jeff Calhoun  
at Oriental Theatre, 24 W. Randolph (map)
thru Jan 4  |  tickets: $40-$130   |  more info
       
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December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Annie (Broadway in Chicago)

Issie Swickle and Sunny star as Annie and Sandy in Broadway in Chicago's "Annie the Musical" by Charles Strouse, Martin Charnin and Thomas Meehan. (photo credit: Joan Marcus)     
        
      
Annie

By Charles Strouse (music), Martin Charnin (lyrics)
   and Thomas Meehan (book)
Directed by Martin Charnin
Cadillac Palace Theatre, 151 W. Randolph (map)
thru Nov 30  |  tickets: $25-$105   |  more info
       
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November 20, 2014 | 1 Comment More

Review: Amazing Grace (Broadway in Chicago)

Josh Young stars as John Newton in Broadway in Chicago's world premiere "Amazing Grace" by Christopher Smith and Arthur Giron, directed by Gabriel Barre. (photo credit: Joan Marcus)        
      
Amazing Grace

By Christopher Smith (music, lyrics, book)
    and Arthur Giron ((book) 
Directed by Gabriel Barre
Bank of America Theatre, 18 W. Monroe (map)
thru Nov 2  |  tickets: $33-$100   |  more info
       
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October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Evil Dead the Musical (Broadway in Chicago)

David Sajewich stars in Broadway in Chicago's "Evil Dead: The Musical," directed by Christopher Bond. (photo credit: Peter Coombs)       
      
Evil Dead: The Musical

Written by George Reinblatt, Frank Cipolla,
     Christopher Bond and Melissa Morris
Directed by Christopher Bond
at Broadway Playhouse, 175 E. Chestnut (map)
thru Oct 12  |  tickets: $30-$68   |  more info
       
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September 27, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Charlotte’s Web (Emerald City Theatre and Broadway in Chicago)

Liam Dahlborn stars as Wilbur in Emerald City Theatre's "Charlotte's Web," adapted by Joseph Robinette, directed by Ernie Nolan. (photo credit: Tom McGrath)        
      
Charlotte’s Web

Adapted by Joseph Robinette
Directed by Ernie Nolan
at Broadway Playhouse, 175 E. Chestnut (map)
thru Aug 17  |  tickets: $16-$24   |  more info
       
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July 16, 2014 | 1 Comment More

Review: The Last Ship (Broadway in Chicago)

Rachel Tucker and Michale Esper star in Broadway in Chicago's "The Last Ship" by Sting, John Loagan and Brian Yorkey, directed by Joe Mantello. (photo credit: Joan Marcus)        
      
The Last Ship

Music and Lyrics by Sting 
Book by John Logan and Brian Yorkey
Directed by Joe Mantello
Bank of America Theatre, 18 W. Monroe (map)
thru July 13  |  tickets: $33-$100   |  more info
       
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June 28, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Buyer & Cellar (Broadway in Chicago)

Michael Urie in Buyer Cellar, Broadway Chicago 20        
      
Buyer & Cellar

Written by Jonathan Tolins  
Directed by Stephen Brackett
at Broadway Playhouse, 175 E. Chestnut (map)
thru June 15  |  tickets: $30-$75   |  more info
       
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May 12, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Motown the Musical (Broadway in Chicago)

Broadway in Chicago's "Motown the Musical," written by Berry Gordy, directed by Charles Randolph-Wright. (photo credit: Joan Marcus)        
      
Motown the Musical

Book by Berry Gordy
Music/Lyrics from Motown catalog
Directed by Charles Randolph-Wright  
at Oriental Theatre, 24 W. Randolph (map)
thru Aug 13  |  tickets: $30-$138   |  more info
       
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May 12, 2014 | 0 Comments More