Category: Lawrence Bommer

Review: Cicada Summer (Rough House Theater)

Jessie Ellingsen stars as May in Cicada Summer, Rough House Theater, puppets designed by Emily Breyer            
      

  

Cicada Summer

Written by Claire Saxe
Chopin Theatre, 1543 W. Division (map)
thru Sept 30  |  tix: $20  |  more info
       
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September 2, 2017 | 0 Comments More

Review: Another Word for Beauty (Goodman Theatre)

Dan Domingues, Danaya Esperanza, Zoë Sophia Garcia, Carmen Zilles, Stephanie Andrea Barron and Helen Cespedes in Goodman Theatre's "Another Word for Beauty" by José Rivera, directed by Steven Cosson. (photo credit: Liz Lauren)          
      
    

Another Word for Beauty

Written by José Rivera
Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn (map)
thru Feb 21  |  tix: $25-$75  |  more info
       
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January 26, 2016 | 2 Comments More

Review: Satchmo at the Waldorf (Court Theatre)

Barry Shabaka Henley stars as Louis Armstrong in Court Theatre's "Satchmo at the Waldorf" by Terry Teachout, directed by Charles Newell. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)          
       
    

Satchmo at the Waldorf

Written by Terry Teachout
Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis (map)
thru Feb 14  |  tix: $45-$65   |  more info
       
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January 18, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Review: Bruise Easy (American Theater Company)

Matt Farabee and Kelly O’Sullivan star in American Theater Company's world-premiere "Bruise Easy" by Dan LeFranc, directed by Joanie Schultz. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)    

         
      
Bruise Easy

Written by Dan LeFranc
American Theater Co., 1909 W. Byron (map)
thru Feb 14  |  tix: $45-$48  |  more info
       
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January 15, 2016 | 1 Comment 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

Review: Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin (Royal George Theatre)

Hershey Felder stars in his one-man show "Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin", directed by Trevory Hay.           
      
Hershey Felder
    as Irving Berlin
 

Written by Hershey Felder
Royal George Theatre, 1641 N. Halsted (map)
thru Dec 6  |  tix: $60  |  more info
       
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November 4, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: Spill (TimeLine Theatre)

Chris Rickett and Justine C. Turner star in TimeLine Theatre's "Spill," written and directed by Leigh Fondakowski. (photo credit: Lara Goetsch)         
      
Spill 

Written and Directed by Leigh Fondakowski
at Stage 773, 1225 N. Belmont (map)
thru Dec 19  | tix: $38-$51  |  more info
       
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October 30, 2015 | 0 Comments More