Category: 2013 Reviews

Review: The Birds (Hell in a Handbag Productions)

Catherine McCafferty stars in Hell in a Handbag Productions' "The Birds" by David Cerda and Pauline Pang, directed by Jeffery Shields and David Cerda. (photo credit: Rick Aguilar)        
       
The Birds 

Written by David Cerda and Pauline Pang  
Directed by Jeffery Shields and David Cerda
Berger Pk. Coach House, 6205 N. Sheridan (map)
thru Sept 15  |  tickets: $25-$35   |  more info
       
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August 26, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: Pr0ne – A Casting Couch Musical Comedy (Underscore Theatre Company)

Underscore Theatre presents the world-premiere of "Pr0ne: A Casting Couch Musical Comedy" by Alex Higgin-Houser, David Kornfeld, Brendan Siegfried and Laura Stratford, directed by Alex Higgin-Houser.        
       
Pr0ne: A Casting Couch
                 Musical Comedy
 

Written by Alex Higgin-Houser, David Kornfeld,
     Brendan Siegfried and Laura Stratford 
Directed by Alex Higgin-Houser
at Chicago Dramatists, 1105 W. Chicago (map)
thru Sept 7  |  tickets: $25   |  more info
       
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August 25, 2013 | 1 Comment More

First Look 2013 Repertory of New Work (Steppenwolf Theatre)

David Seeber and Jennifer Avery in "Annie Bosh Is Missing" by Janine Nabers, directed by Shade Murray, part of Steppenwolf Theatre's 2013 First Look Repertory of New Work. (photo credit: Emily Schwartz)        
       
First Look 2013 
    
   
Repertory overview by Katy Walsh
Steppenwolf Garage, 1624 N. Halsted (map)
thru Aug 25  |  tickets: $20   |  more info 
     
         
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August 24, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Last Cyclist (Genesis Theatrical Productions, National Pastime Theatre)

Charlie Rasmann and Daria Harper star in Genesis Theatrical Productions' "The Last Cyclist" by Karel Švenk, directed by Elizabeth Margolius.       
      
The Last Cyclist 

Written by Karel Švenk  
Adapted by Naomi Patz 
Directed by Elizabeth Margolius 
Preston Bradley Center, 941 W. Lawrence (map)
thru Sept 1  |  tickets: $10-$30   |  more info
       
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August 23, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: Enchanted April (Idle Muse Theatre)

Catherine Hermes and Maggie Speer star in Idle Muse Theatre's "Enchanted April" by Matthew Barber, directed by Evan Jackson.        
       
Enchanted April 

Written by Matthew Barber
Directed by Evan Jackson  
at Rivendell Theatre, 5779 N. Ridge (map)
thru Sept 8  |  tickets: $15-$20   |  more info
       
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August 23, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Dumb Waiter (Proud Kate Theatre Project)

David Winkler and Shane Michael Murphy star as Ben and Gus in Proud Kate Theatre Project's "The Dumb Waiter" by Harold Pinter, directed by Charlie McGrath.        
       
The Dumb Waiter 

Written by Harold Pinter 
Directed by Charlie Marie McGrath
The Alley Stage, 4147 N. Broadway (map)
thru Sept 1  |  tickets: $25   |  more info
       
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August 21, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: Pink Milk (Oracle Theatre and White Elephant Project)

Aaron Stephenson as Alan in Pink Milk, Oracle Theatre        
      
Pink Milk

Written by Alex Paul Young  
Directed by Brandon Powers
at Oracle Theatre, 3809 N. Broadway (map)
thru Sept 7  |  tickets: FREE   |  more info
       
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August 19, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Nerd (Black Fox Theatre)

John Wilson stars as Ticky in Black Fox Theatre's "The Nerd" by Larry Shue, directed by Mary Reynard. (photo credit: Grant Terzakis)       
      
The Nerd 

Written by Larry Shue
Directed by Mary Reynard
Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport (map)
thru Sept 1  |  tickets: $25   |  more info
       
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August 15, 2013 | 1 Comment More