Category: 2012 Reviews

Review: Our Last Night on Earth (Collaboraction)

Collaboraction's "Our Last Night on Earth", conceived and directed by Nathan Green.        
       
Our Last Night on Earth:
    A Countdown to the
    Mayan Apocalypse
 

Conceived and Directed by Nathan Green
Flat Iron Arts Building, 1579 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru Dec 22  |  tickets: $15-$25   |  more info
       
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December 19, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Glass Menagerie (Mary-Arrchie Theatre)

Hans Fleischmann directs and stars in Mary-Arrchie's "The Glass Menagerie" by Tennessee Williams, directed by Hans Fleischmann. (photo credit: Fred Bledsoe Photography)        
       
The Glass Menagerie 

Written by Tennessee Williams 
Directed by Hans Fleischmann
Angel Island Theatre, 735 W. Sheridan (map)
thru Jan20 Feb 17  |  tickets: $15-$25   |  more info
       
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December 18, 2012 | 3 Comments More

Review: The Rockette’s Radio City Christmas Spectacular (MSG Entertainment)

"Parade of the Wooden Soldiers", one of the outstanding segments of The Radio City Christmas Spectacular, written by Linda Haberman and featuring the Rockettes.        
       
The Radio City
     Christmas Spectacular
 

Written by Linda Haberman
Directed by Julie Branam
Akoo Theatre, 5400 N. River Road (map)
thru Dec 30  |  tickets: $30-$89   |  more info
       
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December 17, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: Our Perfect Holiday (Strangeloop Theatre)

Carrie Campana (Mary) and Ben Campana (Kirk) star in Strangeloop Theatre's "Our Perfect Holiday" by Keith Gatchel, directed by Holly Robison.        
       
Our Perfect Holiday 

Written by Keith Gatchel and Ensemble
Directed by Holly Robison
Chemically Imbalanced, 1422 W. Irving Pk (map)
thru Jan 10  |  tickets: $10   |  more info
       
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December 15, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: A Beer Carol (Drinking and Writing Theater)

Drinking and Writing Theater's "A Beer Carol", written and directed by Sean Benjamin and Steve Mosqueda.       
      
A Beer Carol 

Written and Directed by
    Sean Benjamin and Steve Mosqueda
Haymarket Pub & Brewery, 737 W. Randolph (map)
thru Dec 19  |  tickets: $15   |  more info
       
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December 15, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: A Dirty ‘30s Christmas (Chemically Imbalanced Comedy)

Chemically Imbalanced Comedy's "A Dirty 30s Christmas", written and directed by Farrell Walsh, runs through January 12th.        
       
A Dirty ‘30s Christmas 

Written and Directed by Farrell Walsh  
Chemically Imbalanced, 1422 W. Irving Pk. (map)
thru Jan 12  |  tickets: $12   |  more info
       
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December 14, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Nutcracker (Joffrey Ballet Chicago)

Dylan Gutierrez and Jack Thorpe-Baker star in Joffrey Ballet's "The Nutcracker", choreographed by Robert Joffrey and Gerald Arpino. (photo credit: Herbert Migdoll)        
       
The Nutcracker 

Music by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky 
Choreographed by Robert Joffrey
     and Gerald Arpino
Auditorium Theatre, 50 E. Congress (map)
thru Dec 27  |  tickets: $31-$132   |  more info
       
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December 14, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Mikado (The Hypocrites)

The Hypocrites Theatre's "The Mikado" by Gilbert and Sullivan, directed by Sean Graney. (photo credit: Matthew Gregory Hollis)        
       
The Mikado 

Written by Gilbert and Sullivan
Adapted by Sean Graney and Kevin O’Donnell 
Directed by Sean Graney 
at Chopin Theatre, 1543 W. Division (map)
thru Jan 13  |  tickets: $28   |  more info
       
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December 14, 2012 | 0 Comments More