Category: Lawrence Bommer

Review: Compulsion (Next Theatre)

Jenny Avery and Mick Weber in Next Theatre's "Compulsion" by Rinne Groff, directed by Devon de Mayo. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
Compulsion

Written by Rinne Groff
Directed by Devon de Mayo
Noyes Cultural Arts Center, Evanston (map)
thru Nov 17  |  tickets: $30-$40   |  more info
       
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October 20, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Life and Death of Madam Barker (Red Tape Theatre)

Molly Brennan stars in Red Tape Theatre's "The Life and Death of Madam Barker" by Brooke Allen, music and lyrics by John Fournier, directed by Eric Hoff. (photo by Bridget Schultz)        
       
The Life and Death
          of Madam Barker
 

Written by Brooke Allen
Music and Lyrics by John Fournier 
Directed by Eric Hoff
at Red Tape Theatre, 621 W. Belmont (map)
thru Nov 10  |  tickets: $25   |  more info
       
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October 19, 2013 | 1 Comment More

Review: Heist Play (Ruckus Theater)

Karie Miller stars as Deitrich in Ruckus Theater's "Heist Play" by Mitch Vermeersch, directed by Allison Shoemaker. (photo credit: Zachary T. Webb)        
       
Heist Play 

Written by Mitch Vermeersch
Directed by Allison Shoemaker
at Side Project Theatre, 1439 W. Jarvis (map)
thru Nov 10  |  tickets: $17-$20   |  more info
       
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October 15, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review- It’s All-Right To Have a Good Time: The Story of Curtis Mayfield (Black Ensemble Theater)

Reginald E. Torian stars in Black Ensemble Theater's "The Story of Curtis Mayfield: It's All-Right To Have A Good Time" by Jackie Taylor, directed by Jackie Taylor and Daryl Brooks. (photo credit: Danny Nicholas)        
      
The Story of Curtis Mayfield

Written by Jackie Taylor 
Directed by Jackie Taylor and Daryl Brooks 
Black Ensemble Theater, 4450 N. Clark (map)
thru Oct 20 Dec 29  tickets: $55-$65   |  more info
       
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September 26, 2013 | 1 Comment More

Review: The BenchMark (Step Up Productions)

Daniel Houle stars in Step Up Productions' "The BenchMark" by Richard A. Roberts, directed by Tara Branham. (photo by Liz Lauren)        
      
The BenchMark

Written by Richard A. Roberts
Directed by Tara Branham
Athenaeum Theatre,  2936 N. Southport (map)
thru Oct 20  |  tickets: $30   |  more info
       
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September 22, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: To Master the Art (Broadway Playhouse)

Karen Janes Woditsch and Terry Hamilton in To Master the Art, Broadway Playhouse        
      
To Master the Art

Written by William Brown and Doug Frew
Directed by William Brown 
at Broadway Playhouse, 175 E. Chestnut (map)
thru Oct  20  |  tickets: $25-$75   |  more info
       
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September 21, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Mountaintop (Court Theatre)

David Alan Anderson and Lisa Beasley star as Camae and Martin Luther King in Court Theatre's "The Mountaintop" by Katori Hall, directed by Ron OJ Parson. (photo by Michael Brosilow)        
      
The Mountaintop

Written by Katori Hall
Directed by Ron OJ Parson 
at Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis (map)
thru Oct 13  |  tickets: $45-$65   |  more info
       
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September 16, 2013 | 2 Comments More

Review: White Tie Ball (Teatro Vista)

Nate Santana and Gabriel Ruiz star in the world premiere of Teatro Vista's "White Tie Ball" by Martin Zimmerman, directed by Edward Torres. (photo credit: Charles Osgood)        
      
White Tie Ball

Written by Martin Zimmerman  
Directed by Edward Torres 
VG Studio, 2433 N. Lincoln (map)
thru Oct 13  |  tickets: $25-$30   |  more info
       
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September 12, 2013 | 0 Comments More