Category: Broadway in Chicago

Review: The Lion King (Broadway in Chicago, 2015)

Patrick R. Brown stars as Scar in Broadway in Chicago's "The Lion King" by Elton John and Tim Rice, directed by Julie Taymor. (photo credit: Joan Marcus)         
     

     
The Lion King  

Music/Lyrics by Elton John & Tim Rice
Book by Roger Allers and Irene Mecchi
Cadillac Palace, 151 W. Randolph (map)
thru Jan 17 |  tix: $35-$180  | more info
       
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December 8, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: Unspeakable (Broadway in Chicago)

James Murray Jackson, Jr. stars in Broadway in Chicago's "Unspeakable" by Rod Gailes OBC and James Murray Jackson, Jr. (photo credit: Justin Barber Photography)         
      
Unspeakable 

Written by Rod Gailes OBC
   and James Murray Jackson, Jr.
Broadway Playhouse, 175 E. Chestnut (map)
thru Nov 8  |  tix: $35-$79   |  more info
       
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October 24, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder (Broadway in Chicago)

Adrienne Eller and Kevin Massey star in Broadway in Chicago's "A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder" by Robert L. Friedman and Steven Lutvak, directed by Darko Tresnjak. (photo credit: Joan Marcus)            
      
A Gentleman’s Guide
to Love and Murder
 

Book/Lyrics by Robert L. Friedman
Music/Lyrics by Steven Lutvak
Bank of America Theatre, 18 W. Monroe (map)
thru Oct 11 | tix: $33-$100  | more info
       
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October 6, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Broadway-bound Spongebob Musical to premiere in Chicago!

                                                   SpongeBob The Musical overtakes the Chicago skyline!SpongeBob The Musical overtakes the Chicago skyline!

September 3, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: Kinky Boots (Broadway in Chicago, 2015)

Kyle Taylor Parker stars as Lola in Broadway in Chicago's "Kinky Boots" by Cyndi Lauper and Harvey Fierstein, directed by Jerry Mitchell. (photo credit: Matthew Murphy)        
      
   

Kinky Boots

By Cyndi Lauper (score), Harvey Fierstein (book) 
Directed and Choreographed by Jerry Mitchell
Cadillac Palace Theatre, 151 W. Randolph (map)
thru July 26  |  tickets: $25-$108   |  more info
       
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July 21, 2015 | 0 Comments More

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