Category: World Premier

Review: Darlin’ (Step Up Productions)

Elizabeth Birnkrant stars as Clem in Step Up Productions' world premiere of "Darlin'" by Joshua Rollins, directed by Ilesa Duncan. (photo credit: Liz Lauren)        
      
Darlin’

Written by Joshua Rollins 
Directed by Ilesa Duncan
at Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport (map)
thru April 13  |  tickets: $25-$30   |  more info
       
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March 20, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: LoveTaps (Chicago Tap Theatre)

Chicago Tap Theatre presents the world premiere of "LoveTaps" by Marc Kelly Smith, Andrew Edwards and Mark Yonally, directed by Harrison McEldowney. (photo credit: Josh Hawkins)        
      
LoveTaps

Written by Marc Kelly Smith
Choreographed by Mark Yonally
Directed by Harrison McEldowney
at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont (map)
thru March 23  |  tickets: $22-$35   |  more info
       
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March 20, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Best Beloved, The Just So Stories (Forks & Hope Ensemble)

Christian Stokes, Kelsey Shipley and Suzanna Ziko star in the world premiere of Forks & Hope Ensemble's "Best Beloved: The Just So Stories," directed by Josh Sobel. (photo credit: Tom McGrath)        
      
Best Beloved:
   The Just So Stories

Based on the book by Rudyard Kipling
Directed by Josh Sobel  
at Strawdog’s Hugen Hall, 3829 N. Broadway (map)
thru April 1  |  tickets: $15   |  more info
       
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March 17, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: A Tale of Two Cities (Lifeline Theatre)

John Henry Roberts stars in Lifeline Theatre's new adaption of Charles Dickens' "A Tale of Two Cities" by Christopher M. Walsh, directed by Elise Kauzlaric. (photo credit: Suzanne Plunkett)        
      
A Tale of Two Cities

Adapted by Christopher M. Walsh  
  from the novel by Charles Dickens 
Directed by Elise Kauzlaric
at Lifeline Theatre, 6912 N. Glenwood (map)
thru April 6   |  tickets: $20-$40   |  more info
       
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March 16, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Miss Marx, Or the Involuntary Side Effect of Living (Strawdog Theatre)

John Ferrick and Dana Black star in "Miss Marx" by Philip Dawkins, directed by Megan Shuchman. (photo credit: Chris Ocken)        
      
Miss Marx: Or the Involuntary
   Side Effect of Living

Written by Philip Dawkins
Directed by Megan Shuchman
at Strawdog Theatre, 3829 N. Broadway (map)
thru April 5  |  tickets: $28   |  more info
       
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March 16, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: This Is Not a Cure for Cancer (Collaboraction)

Nathaneal Card stars in Collaboraction's "This Is Not a Cure for Cancer" by Anthony Moseley and Sarah Illiatovitch-Goldman. (photo credit: Anna Sodziak)        
      
This Is Not a Cure for Cancer

By Anthony Moseley and Sarah Illiatovitch-Goldman
Directed by Anthony Moseley and Jeremy Wechsler
at Flat Iron Arts Building 1579 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru March 30  |  tickets: $10-$30   |  more info
       
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March 16, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Gospel of Lovingkindness (Victory Gardens Theater)

Cheryl Lynn Bruce and Tosin Morohunfola star in Victory Garden's "The Gospel of Lovingkindness" by Marcus Gardley, directed by Chay Yew. (photo credit: Michael Courier)        
      
The Gospel of Lovingkindness

Written by Marcus Gardley
Directed by Chay Yew
at VG Biograph Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln (map)
thru March 30  |  tickets: $30-$60   |  more info
       
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March 14, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Three Soldiers for Sisters (Red Theater Chicago)

Victoria Alvarez-Chacon stars as Cookie in Red Theater's "Three Soldiers (for Sisters)," written and directed by Aaron Sawyer. (photo credit: Austin D. Oie)        
      
Three Soldiers
         (for Sisters)

Written and Directed by Aaron Sawyer  
at Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru March 23  |  tickets: $10-$20   |  more info
       
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March 6, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Corpus Delicti (MadKap Productions)

Destiny Strothers and Matthew J. Lloyd star in MadKap Productions' "Corpus Delicti" by David Alex, directed by Wayne Mell.        
      
Corpus Delicti

Written by David Alex
Directed by Wayne Mell
at Greenhouse Theater, 2257 N. Lincoln (map)
thru March 23  |  tickets: $20-$35   |  more info
       
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March 2, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: The People’s Return of Neverland (Quest Theatre Ensemble)

Jason Bowen stars as Hook in Quest Theatre's "The People's Return of Neverland" by Andrew Park and Scott Lamps, directed by Andrew Park. (photo credit: Braxton Black)        
      
The People’s Return
        of Neverland

Book and Lyrics by Andrew Park
Music by Scott Lamps  
Directed by Andrew Park
at The Blue Theater, 1609 W. Gregory (map)
thru March 30  |  tickets: FREE   |  more info
       
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March 1, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Chicago’s Golden Soul (Black Ensemble Theater)

Brian Nelson as Alvin Cash in Black Ensemble Theater's "Chicago's Golden Soul," written and directed by Jackie Taylor. (photo credit: Danny Nicholas)        
      
Chicago’s Golden Soul

Written and Directed by Jackie Taylor 
Black Ensemble Theater, 4450 N. Clark (map) 
thru March 29  |  tickets: $55-$65   |  more info
       
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February 15, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Unshelved (Eclectic Full Contact Theatre)

Debra Rodkin and Mike Speller star as Audrey and Bill in Eclectic Theatre's "Unshelved" by Beth Kander, directed by Lisa Hodge Kander.

       
      
Unshelved

Written by Beth Kander
Directed by Lisa Hodge Kander
at Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport (map)
thru March 2  |  tickets: $25   |  more info
       
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February 14, 2014 | 3 Comments More