Category: Eugene O’Neill

Review: Ah, Wilderness! (Goodman Theatre)

Niall Cunningham and Ayssette Muñoz star as Richard and Muriel in Ah Wilderness, Goodman Theatre           
      

Ah, Wilderness!

Written by Eugene O’Neill   
Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn (map)
thru July 23  |  tix: $20-$75  |  more info
       
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July 2, 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

     

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January 3, 2017 | 0 Comments More

Review: Long Day’s Journey Into Night (Court Theatre)

Mary Beth Fisher in Long Day's Journey Into Night, Euqene O'Neill, Court Theatre          
      
   

Long Day’s Journey Into Night

Written by Eugene O’Neill 
Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis (map)
thru Apr 10  |  tix: $45-$65  | more info
       
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March 22, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Review: Hughie (Seanachai Theatre)

Brad Armacost stars as Erie Smith in Seanachai Theatre's "Hughie" by Eugene O'Neill, directed by Kevin Fox. (photo credit: Joe Mazza/bravelux)        
       
Hughie 

Written by Eugene O’Neill  
Directed by Kevin Fox
The Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru May 5th  |  tickets: $25   |  more info
       
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Review: Long Day’s Journey into Night (Eclipse Theatre)

Susan Monts-Bologna and Stephen Dale star in Eclipse Theatre's "Long Day's Journey into Night" by Eugen O'Neill, directed by Nathaniel Swift. (photo credit: Scott Cooper)        
      
Long Day’s Journey into Night 

Written by Eugene O’Neill 
Directed by Nathaniel Swift
Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport (map)
thru Dec 9  |  tickets: $28   |  more info
       
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November 7, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: Ah, Wilderness! (Eclipse Theatre)

Margaret Grace and Alex Weismann, in Eclipse Theatre's "Ah, Wilderness!" by Eugene O'Neill, directed by Kevin Hagan. (photo credit: Scott Cooper)        
      
Ah, Wilderness!

Written by Eugene O’Neill 
Directed by Kevin Hagan
Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport (map)
thru Sept 2   |   tickets: $28   |   more info
       
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July 31, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Iceman Cometh (Goodman Theatre)

Harry Hope (Stephen Ouimette) in Eugene O’Neill’s The Iceman Cometh directed by Robert Falls at Goodman Theatre       
      
The Iceman Cometh 

Written by Eugene O’Neill 
Directed by Robert Falls 
at Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn (map)
thru June 17   |  tickets: $61-$175   |  more info
       
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May 5, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: A Moon for the Misbegotten (Seanachai Theatre)

from right, James Tyrone, Jr (Steve Pickering) wrestles his demons with Josie Hogan (Carolyn Klein) in Seanachaí Theatre Company’s production of A MOON FOR THE MISBEGOTTEN by Eugene O’Neill, directed by Kevin Theis at The Irish American Heritage Center. Photograph courtesy of Jackie Jasperson.       
      
A Moon for the Misbegotten 

Written by Eugene O’Neill 
Directed by Kevin Theis 
Irish American Heritage Ctr, 4626 N. Knox (map)
thru April 29  |  tickets: $24-$28   |  more info
       
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March 26, 2012 | 1 Comment More