Category: Extensions-Remounts

Review: Byhalia, Mississippi (The New Colony & Definition Theatre)

Liz Sharpe and Evan Linder star in The New Colony and Definition Theatre's world-premiere "Byhalia Mississippi" by Evan Linder, directed by Tyrone Phillips. (photo credit: Joe Mazza)         
      

    
Byhalia, Mississippi

Written by Evan Linder
at The Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru Feb 21 |  tix: $20-$30  |  more info
       
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January 13, 2016 | 2 Comments More

Review: My Way – A Musical Tribute to Frank Sinatra (Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre)

Carl Herzog stars in Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre's "My Way: A Musical Tribute to Frank Sinatra", directed by Fred Anzevino, music-directed by Jeremy Ramey. (photo credit: Cody Jolly)         
      
My Way 

Conceived by Todd Olson, David Grapes
No Exit Café, 6970 N. Glenwood (map)
thru Jan 31  |  tix: $29-$34   |  more info
       
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December 23, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: Twist Your Dickens or Scrooge You! (The Second City and Goodman Theatre, 2015)

Francis Guinan and Travis Turner star in Second City and Goodman Theatre's "Twist Your Dickens" by Peter Gwinn and Bobby Mort, directed by Matt Hovde. (photo credit: Liz Lauren)         
    

     
Twist Your Dickens! 

By Peter Gwinn and Bobby Mort
Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn (map)
thru Jan 2  |  tix: $15-$45  | more info
       
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December 15, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: Potted Potter (Broadway in Chicago, 2015)

Jefferson Turner and Daniel Clarkson created and star in Broadway in Chicago's "Potted Potter," directed by Richard Hurst, and playing at the Broadway Playhouse.         
      
Potted Potter 

Written by Daniel Clarkson
  and Jefferson Turner
Broadway Playhouse, 175 E. Chestnut (map)
thru Jan 10  |  tix: $39-$69  |  more info
       
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December 13, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: A Q Brothers’ Christmas Carol (Chicago Shakespeare, 2015)

GQ as Ben Scrooge in Chicago Shakespeare's "A Q Brothers' Christmas Carol" by GQ, JQ, Jackson Doran and Postell Pringle. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)         
 

          
A Q Brothers’ 
   Christmas Carol
  

By GQ, JQ, Jackson Doran, Postell Pringle
Chicago Shakes, 800 E. Grand (map)
thru Jan 3  |  tix: $20-$48   |  more info
       
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December 5, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Nutcracker (The House Theatre of Chicago, 2015)

Jaclyn Hennell and Desmond Gray star in The House Theatre's "The Nutcracker," adapted from the story by E.T.A. Hoffmann, directed by Tommy Rapley. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)          
      
The Nutcracker 

Created by Jake Minton, Phillip Klapperich
   Kevin O’Donnell and Tommy Rapley
at Chopin Theatre, 1543 W. Division (map)
thru Dec 31  |  tix: $15-$45   |  more info
       
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December 1, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Santaland Diaries (Theater Wit, 2015)

Mitchell Fain stars as a Macy's elf in Theater Wit's "The Santaland Diaries" by David Sedaris, adapted by Joe Mantello, and directed by Jeremy Wechsler. (photo credit: Johnny Knight)         
      
The Santaland Diaries 

Written by David Sedaris
Adapted by Joe Mantello
Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru Dec 30  |  tix: $24-$36  | more info
       
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November 29, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: Burning Bluebeard (The Hypocrites)

Pam Chermansky as the Fancy Clown in The Hypocrites' "Burning Bluebeard" by Jay Torrence, directed by Halena Kays. (photo credit: Evan Hanover)          
   

       
Burning Bluebeard 

Written by Jay Torrence
The Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru Jan 10  |  tix: $36 | more info
       
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November 27, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: A Christmas Carol (Goodman Theatre, 2015)

Travis Knight and Larry Yando star in Goodman Theatre's "A Christmas Carol" by Charles Dickens, adapted by Tom Creamer, directed by Henry Wishcamper. (photo credit: Liz Lauren)         
      
A Christmas Carol 

Adapted by Tom Creamer
From novel by Charles Dickens
Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn  (map)
thru Dec 27  |  tix: $25-$102  |  more info
       
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November 26, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: Marjorie Prime (Writers Theatre)

Kate Fry and Mary Ann Thebus star in Writers Theatre's "Marjorie Prime" by Jordan Harrison, directed by Kimberly Senior. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)         
      
Marjorie Prime 

Written by Jordan Harrison
Books on Vernon, 664 Vernon, Glencoe (map)
thru Mar 13  |  tix: $35-$70  |  more info
       
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November 25, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: Ain’t Misbehavin’ (Porchlight Music Theatre, 2015)

Lorenzo Rush, Jr. and Lina Wass star in Porchlight Music Theatre's revival of "Aint's Misbehavin," music by Fats Waller, directed by Brenda Didier. (photo credit: Kelsey Jorissen)         
      
Ain’t Misbehavin’ 

Music by Thomas “Fats” Waller 
Book by Murray Horwitz, Richard Maltby Jr.
Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont (map)
thru Dec 20  |  tix: $39-$48  |  more info
       
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November 22, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: Never the Sinner (Victory Gardens Theater)

Jordan Brodess and Japhet Balaban star as Loeb and Leopold in Victory Gardens Theater's "Never the Sinner" by John Logan, directed by Gary Griffin. (photo credit: Michael Courier)         
      
Never the Sinner 

Written by John Logan
VG Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln (map)
thru Dec 6 |  tix: $20-$60 |  more info
       
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November 15, 2015 | 0 Comments More